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Cyprus and Canada sign MoU for cooperation in health sector
The Government of the Republic of Cyprus and the Canadian Commercial Corporation CCC a Crown Corporation of the Government of Canada signed recently in Ottawa a Memorandum of Understanding providing for bilateral cooperation in the wider health sectorSigning the Memorandum on behalf of the Republic of Cyprus and the Ministry of Health was the High Commissioner of Cyprus to Canada Mr Pavlos Anastasiades and on the Canadian side the President and Chief Executive Officer of CCC Mr Martin Zablocki Rep...
Self Determination aiming at forming a government with LDK
While the Central Election Commission in Kosovo is yet to certify the results of the general election held on 11 June in Kosovo political parties have now launched negotiations for the formation of a big coalition which will have the necessary numbers to form a new governmentTwo days ago Self Determination has publicly called on the coalition between LDKAKRAlternative to meet up and talk about the formation of the governmentMeanwhile no other information has been provided on this meeting while a po...
Political parties in Albania wrap up the election campaign
The campaign for the 25 June 2017 parliamentary elections in Albania will end tonight Meanwhile this will also be accompanied with closing rallies by different political forcesWhile the Socialist Party has held its rally in the capital yesterday today it will end its campaign in VloraMeanwhile the Democratic Party will hold its last meeting with voters in the capitalThe Socialist Movement for Integration will end its campaign with a rally in FierAccording to the Electoral Code the election ...
EBRD support private pension management in BiH
The high unemployment rate in Bosnia Herzegovina has triggered a whole chain of problems for various categories of citizens Among most endangered categories of the populationare the oldest citizens who supposed to be in peaceful retirement and receive a monthly amount of money which they earned during their decades long employment However this is not the case in this country The average pension in RS is a little bit more than 150 euro and that is not enough for basic livingIt is expected that in just a fe...
UN: Albania is a key country for the production and sale of cannabis
Albania is a key country for the production and sale of cannabis This drug is even registering an increase in terms of its useSuch fact is mentioned by the United Nations Organization Drug and Crime Office UNODC in the framework of the publication of the Annual Global Drug Report for 2017This report says that Albania is one of the countries most involved with criminal groups who deal in the traffic of heroin cocaine and cannabisThe main sources of cannabis in Europe are within the region esp...
Radev and Pavlopoulos: Bulgaria, Greece to work for stronger and more stable EU, integration of Western Balkans
Bulgaria and Greece will continue to work together in the interests of a stronger and more stable European Union because this is the future of Europe and will continue to support the process of European integration for their neighbors in the Western Balkans the countries presidents agreed in talks in Athens on June 23Bulgarian head of state Roumen Radev held talks with his Greek counterpart Prokopis Pavlopoulos during Radevs first official visit to a South Eastern European country since becoming president ...
Serb List requests the post of the Speaker of Parliament
Serb List Party is planning to request the post of the Speaker of Parliament of Kosovo in order to offer its votes for the creation of the new governmentIBNA learns that the leader of this party Slavko Simic has made it clear for all political coalitions in Kosovo that if they want the votes of the Serb List the Serbs must be given the post of the Speaker of ParliamentThe argument that the Serb List uses is the election of an Albanian as Speaker of Parliament in FYROMBut the leaders of the main p...
The new bill on Albanian language in FYROM
The new government led by Zoran Zaev has 100 days to pass the new bill on a wider use of the Albanian language If this bill is not passed then the government is expected to face a no confidence voteThis warning comes from the Alliance for Albanians which has 3 seats in Parliament and which is a factor for the survival of the government which has only been voted by 62 MPs in the 120 seat ParliamentFlakron Bexheti from the Alliance says that his party may review its position in the government if the bil...
Greece sets sights on bond market access this year
Greek Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragasakis revealed on Thursday evening that the country could attempt to access bond markets before the end of the year as it is now believed that QEinclusion is not necessaryIn an interview with state broadcaster ERT the vice president of the Greek government said a trial bond issuance could take place in 2017 however this was merely a means to an end The main target of the Tsipras administration according to Dragasakis is for Greece to exit the bailout program an...
Brnabic will not attend the Belgrade LGBT parade
Ana Brnabic the only candidate for the new prime minister of Serbia will not attend Pride parade in Belgrade on Saturday The fact that Brnabic has come forawrd as a gay person was in the focus of media when president Aleksandar Vucic acknowledged that he picked her for PM post earlier this monthInstead of going to LGBT manifestation a kind of event she regularly attended in previous years Brnabic will be present at the another important action that goes on simultaneously and her attendance there will be ...