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EO 13 vetoed by the Senate’s Legal Committee. Interior minister heard at DNA

By   /  20/02/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, RO Social, Romania, Social  /  Comments Off on EO 13 vetoed by the Senate’s Legal Committee. Interior minister heard at DNA

  The Senate’s legal committee on Monday vetoed the controversial emergency ordinance no 13 that planned to amend the criminal codes and decriminalize certain corruption offenses, including the abuse of office and that prompted wide street protests in Bucharest and the entire counntry in the past month. The upper chamber’s legal committee passed an amendment […]

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After all-time high, consumer confidence deteriorates

By   /  20/02/2017  /  SI Social, Slovenia, Social  /  Comments Off on After all-time high, consumer confidence deteriorates

  Slovenia’s consumer confidence index has deteriorated by six percentage points in February after hitting an all-time high the month before. However, the index is still 11 points up year-on-year. According to a report released by the Statistics Office on Monday, the February value of the index was also five points above the long-term average. […]

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AKP, MHP signal joint campaign for referendum

By   /  17/02/2017  /  Politics, Social, TR Politics, TR Social, Turkey  /  Comments Off on AKP, MHP signal joint campaign for referendum

  The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) have signaled a joint campaign in the upcoming referendum on whether to shift Turkey to an executive presidential system. Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has said the AKP and the MHP could take part in joint activities for the upcoming referendum, while […]

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Bosniak politician reach decision on lawsuit against Serbia

By   /  17/02/2017  /  BA Politics, BA Social, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Headlines, Politics, Social  /  Comments Off on Bosniak politician reach decision on lawsuit against Serbia

  Near one hundred Bosniak politicians, NGO leaders and religious officials gathered in Sarajevo City Hall to reach to a final decision on the submission of initiative for review of lawsuit against Serbia for genocide. Member of BiH Presidency, Bakir Izetbegovic, confirmed to media that it is the decision of all participants of the meeting. […]

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Council of Europe to help with the training of judges and prosecutors

By   /  17/02/2017  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Council of Europe to help with the training of judges and prosecutors

The Council of Europe has allocated 700 thousand Euros for FYROM for the training of judges and prosecutors. Their training will last 18 months and it aims at improving the level of professionalism and protection of human rights. Daniel Smith from the Council of Europe said that the scope of the training is to implement […]

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Journalists of three daily newspapers in Skopje start a strike

By   /  17/02/2017  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Journalists of three daily newspapers in Skopje start a strike

Journalists and the rest of the staff of the media company “Media Print Makedonija”, which owns three daily news paper, have started a strike today. The strike has been organized by the Independent Union of Journalists and Media Employees SSNM, while a few days ago, the strike has also received the green light by the […]

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Trust in Croatian state institutions low

By   /  16/02/2017  /  Croatia, HR Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Trust in Croatian state institutions low

  Commenting on European surveys showing that Croatians were among those EU citizens who trusted their state institutions and local self-government bodies the least, Public Administration Minister Ivan Kovacic said on Thursday that the communication between citizens and local self-government bodies would be improved as part of a public administration reform. “The public administration reform […]

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