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In Between Europe is a podcast that discusses politics and current events in Central Europe, bringing you experts and a history minute for each episode. The show is hosted by Zselyke Csaky and Gergely Romsics. Zselyke Csaky is a senior researcher at Freedom House's Nations in Transit publication. Hungary
"The first in Central Europe Centre for Genomic Research will open at the Uzhgorod National University later this year. The corresponding agreement was reached during the visit of Professor Volodymyr Smolanka, the rector of the Uzhgorod National University, to the Beijing Genomics Institute, which is ...

Rotting Christ frontman Sakis Tolis and his brother were detained in Georgia on suspicion of terrorism allegedly based on the band's name - pair later released without charge. Shares. null. Rotting Christ frontman Sakis Tolis has revealed that he and his brother were arrested in the Eastern ...
Eastern Europe's factories are already well automated. New robot installations in the Czech Republic rose 40 percent between 2010 and 2015, according to the International Federation of Robotics. Today there are around 101 robots for every 10,000 workers. And more machines are coming as ...
Two decades after the war that tore their country apart, citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina are still hoping to join the European Union. It's a dream that some don't wait for, as several thousands flee to the West in hope of a better life. While others, less conformist, choose to stay in order to rebuild what has ...

Bitcoinist is proud to bring the Blockchain and cryptocurrency industry the second year of the exclusive Blockchaineum 2.0 conference on May 23 in Budapest, Hungary. Europe's 'Blockchain Without Borders'. Focusing on bringing Blockchain technology into new spheres of the global economy, ...
We believe that Belarus may become a regional leader in high tech and IT and become a Silicon Valley in Eastern Europe and the CIS region. We have examples of very successful collaborations between american and european investors and belarusian teams in our High Tech Park. and i suppose this is ...
Toys “R” Us receives financing in Asia, Central Europe. With interim approval for US$80 million in bankruptcy financing, Toys "R" Us has reportedly received multiple bids of more than US$1 billion for an 85% stake in its Asian operations. By Elizabeth Foster. April 12, 2018. As Toys “R” Us continues the process of shuttering ...
Last year saw the democracy score drop in 19 out of 29 countries with central and eastern Europe — seeing the greatest decline fuelled by the political environment in Hungary and Poland. Hungary's score has fallen for 10 consecutive years, while Poland recorded the largest decline in a single year in the ...
Brussels wants to make it illegal for food and drink multinationals to sell inferior versions of well-known brands to customers in eastern Europe, after studies suggested hundreds of products were involved in the practice. An EU directive banning so-called “dual food” was announced on Wednesday following ...
For the fifth year in a row, Tbilisi International Airport has been named one of the best airports in Eastern Europe at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2018, held last week in Stockholm. TAV Georgia (Tbilisi and Batumi International Airports) reports that as a result of surveying air-travelers, the International ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
BPO major Hinduja Global Solutions (HGS) is scouting for acquisitions in South America and Eastern Europe as it looks to further strengthen its capabilities for supporting clients across geographies like North America, UK and Europe. The company, which has recently bought AxisPoint Health for $14 ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
In what appears to be an event straight out of science fiction, parts of Eastern Europe looked like Mars after being covered in orange-tinted snow. Areas such as the Sochi region in Russia and parts of Bulgaria and Romania reported orange snow. The orange snow was first spotted on March 23 and it came ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
From art and architecture to world-renowned beer and soul-stirring music, experience the essence of Eastern Europe with the Chamber as we visit Prague & Vienna! Stroll across the medieval Charles Bridge for picturesque views of the Vltava River and Prague Castle. Wander at will down the cobblestoned lanes of ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
When Asseco South Eastern Europe SA. (WSE:ASE) announced its most recent earnings (31 December 2017), I did two things: looked at its past earnings track record, then look at what is happening in the industry. Understanding how Asseco South Eastern Europe performed requires a benchmark rather ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary

New Eastern Europe was a media partner of the event. GCSP's Director, Ambassador Christian Dussey gave opening remarks, followed by Adam Koniuszewski's presentation on General Kosciuszko's life. History. General Kosciuszko fought for human rights and defended the ideals of freedom, justice and ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
The Czech Republic has the highest levels of toxic emissions caused by drivers, in a study of 25 European countries conducted by The Eco Experts. It found that Poland, Estonia, Croatia and Slovakia ranked in the top five counties for noxious drivers, making Eastern Europe the most toxic region in the ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
A review of Ukraine: Democratisation, Corruption and the New Russian Imperialism. By: Taras Kuzio. Publisher: Praeger, Santa Barbara, CA, 2015. March 28, 2018 - Maxim Rust - Stories and ideas. A protester at EuroMaidan/ Image by Ivan Bandura. The majority of books focusing on Ukraine which have been published ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
It might be grey and miserable where you are right now, but over in Eastern Europe, a natural phenomenon is transforming landscapes into a real-life sepia filter. Several countries are seeing an influx of orange snow. No, that's not some dodgy euphemism; the snow is actually the result of sand from the ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
But why did some people in Eastern Europe last week see the world in sepia tones? ... The low-pressure system propelled the dust along before it finally made its way back to the ground over parts of Eastern Europe, said Martin Bowles, an expert with the Met Office, Britain's meteorological service. Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Wariness of Russia is a safeguard of independence for countries in Central and Eastern Europe, a Polish journalist has said, referring to a planned gas link ... Piotr Lisiewicz, a current-affairs commentator for two conservative media outlets in Poland, said that the countries of Central and Eastern Europe can ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
The weak Russian rouble, low living costs and competitively-priced accommodation account for the improved value of taking a break in Moscow, according to the tenth annual Post Office Travel Money City Costs Barometer. Eastern Europe dominates the list of best value capitals for UK tourists – taking the ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Dust from a sandstorm in the Sahara is causing snow in eastern Europe to turn orange, transforming mountainous regions of Ukraine, Russia, Bulgaria and Romania into Mars-like landscapes. The striking scenes are believed to be created by a mix of sand, dust and pollen particles stirred up and swept ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Orange-tinted snow did blanket parts of Eastern Europe on Friday and over the weekend, creating eerie post-Apocalyptic scenes and baffling people from countries like Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania and Moldova, the BBC reported. Documentation of the strange snow appeared all over social media, ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
The country was first occupied by the Red Army in June 1940 under the umbrella of the German-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact, whereby the two totalitarian states divided Eastern Europe into spheres of influence. One year later, the Nazi Army invaded the Soviet Union, occupying Estonia until 1944, when the ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Snow is supposed to be white. Unless it's a snowcone, any other color is, well, odd. Don't eat the yellow snow, as they say. Skiers and snowboarders in Eastern Europe woke up to a weird site this weekend: a blanket of fresh orange snow. It happened because of a massive sandstorm—one so big that ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
The region of Eastern Europe includes the following countries: Belarus, Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Slovakia. The structure of these countries, their economic development etc. are different. Some of them are the members of the EU, and other not. That is why countries of ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
SINGAPORE: Forget familiar holiday destinations like central Europe and Japan, Singaporeans are increasingly expanding their travel footprint to include places such as the Balkans, the Baltic states and East Africa, said the Singapore Outbound Travel Agents Association. It is offering a range of travel ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
In this work, I'll share data on Mediterranean and Eastern Europe, which are not important segments for U.S.-listed drillers with jack-up exposure (Ensco (ESV), Noble Corp. (NE), Seadrill (SDRL) and Rowan (RDC)). However, I wanted to make the series a comprehensive guide on supply fundamentals, ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
However, is this the true valuation level of the small-cap? Or is it currently undervalued, providing us with the opportunity to buy? Let's take a look at Asseco South Eastern Europe's outlook and value based on the most recent financial data to see if there are any catalysts for a price change. View our latest ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Deloitte has recently posted the results of its survey of how private equity managers see central Europe. A very concise summary of the findings of the survey is this: the PE industry expects that it will be buying CE assets in the coming months, and that it will be borrowing money in order to do so. Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Poland was and remains one of the few European countries that puts Ukraine ahead of Russia in its Eastern Europe policy. At the same time difficult topics in bilateral relations, such as the Volhynian massacre, were raised in a rather subtle manner, waiting for maturing processes within Ukraine itself. Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
A recent invitation from a university in Eastern Europe provided me with a singular opportunity that very few of my colleagues in the western world are exposed to. The invitation from the LCC International University in Lithuania tasked me with teaching economics courses, conducting my research and ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
It was at 113 in the spring of 2017. Deloitte calls the return to 130 “encouraging.” What do the respondents to the survey think about the underlying economy in central Europe in coming months? Almost two thirds (64%) think it will remain at about the same level, 26% think it will improve, leaving a worrywart ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Norwegian telecoms group Telenor has called it a day in Central and Eastern Europe by selling out to private equity firm PPF Group for €2.8 billion. The transaction includes Telenor's wholly-owned mobile operations in Hungary, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Serbia and the technology service provider Telenor ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
This complex is one of the most visited shopping centers in Eastern Europe. As the newspaper notes, Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund (MSREF) VII considers this option due to the fact that the term of MSREF VII is already coming to an end. However, in the absence of a buyer, the term can be extended. Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Polish Premier Mateusz Morawiecki, interim Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, Slovakian Premier Robert Fico and Hungarian Premier Viktor Orban hold a panel discussion during the meeting of the Heads of Government of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries in Varkert Bazaar in Budapest, Hungary, ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Simon Murray, Principal Analyst at Digital TV Research, said: “Eastern Europe is slowly ridding itself of the legacy of analogue cable TV. Twenty million households still subscribed to analogue cable at end-2017 – more than digital cable. Many of these homes receive very basic packages; often as part of ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
... most likely in the southwest of England and southeast Wales.” Over 100 flights to and from Heathrow were cancelled Saturday in anticipation of the bad weather. Snow showers are also expected to sweep Ireland on Sunday towards north-eastern France and across parts of central and eastern Europe. Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Floater Segment: Mediterranean, Eastern Europe, Newbuilds And Concluding Thoughts. Mar. 16, 2018 12:44 PM ... I look at Mediterranean, Eastern Europe and newbuilds. Recovery is obviously ... In this article, we will discuss rigs based in the Mediterranean and Eastern Europe. We will also look at the ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
VIDEO: 10 injured after ski lift malfunction in eastern Europe. by WSYX/WTTE. Ten people hurt in ski lift malfunction in Georgia. (Courtesy: Yuri Leontyev/ Instagram via CNN Newsource). AA. GUDAURI, Georgia (WSYX/WTTE) —. People were in terror in the country of Georgia as a ski lift malfunctioned with ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Fico, who has been in power for much of the past 12 years, has called Slovakia a “pro-European island” in central Europe and has sought to stand out from largely eurosceptic leaders in the region. However, the timing of his resignation could not be worse for the EU. On Wednesday, Slovenian Prime ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Asseco South Eastern Europe SA. (WSE:ASE) delivered a less impressive 7.65% ROE over the past year, compared to the 12.18% return generated by its industry. ASE's results could indicate a relatively inefficient operation to its peers, and while this may be the case, it is important to understand what ROE ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Hungary's state media corporation, MTVA, operated last year with a budget of roughly US$309 million, most of it coming from the government's coffers. That means that MTVA -- which runs television stations, a radio network, and a news agency -- had a daily budget of $846,000. For a country of just 10 ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
Moldova´s energy security depends on Russian gas and electricity delivered from Transnistria. The limited options for diversification of energy routes and supplies make the country reliant on political stability in Romania and Ukraine. Domestically, the full implementation of EU energy standards will require ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
China is in the process of intense preparatory talks on the regular summit with the countries of Eastern Europe scheduled for this year in Bulgaria, a spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry told Reuters. He specified that he had not heard of any postponement of the regular annual meeting. Reuters ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
The Belgian group Puratos, one of the leading players in ingredients and solutions for bakers, patissiers and chocolatiers, has appointed Gabriela Beres to develop the group's business in more than 15 markets, as newly appointed regional director Eastern Europe. As of March 2018, Beres (42 years old), ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary
A peacekeeping mission may still be a distant possibility. It is far from clear that Moscow is seeking an exit. Mounting resistance among Ukrainian leaders to the Minsk accord presents another challenge. Nonetheless, the current talks represent a rare opening to test ideas on how to settle the eastern ... Associated Press Croatia Argentina war World War II Bulgaria Hungary



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