Sofia residents will be able to track information about upcoming disasters in the city via their phone. The new mobile app is based on a German model, and the idea of launching it in the capital came from a visit by a team of the Emergency Relief and Prevention Directorate in Berlin at the invitation of the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS).
The election of Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as European Commission president is a positive development. Had she been rejected, the European Union would have suffered a fresh blow at a time when it is under pressure from within and without. However, we cannot ignore the fact that von der Leyen was imposed from "above" rather than being selected in the traditional manner.
In five EU Member States, the majority of scientists and engineers are women, according to Eurostat data published today for 2017.
Lithuania is ranked first, with 57% of the scientists being ladies, with 53% following Bulgaria and Latvia. In Portugal, the share is 51 per cent and in Denmark just over 50 per cent, the BNR reported.
Thousands of Turks living in Germany and other European counties have visited "My Home Turkey Real Estate and Investment Fair" opened in the German city of Dusseldorf on Feb. 8.
A Turkish company is now making and exporting a fuel-saving diesel engine at a price that beats its competitors, said the company CEO.
An explosion and fire in central Mexico killed at least 73 people after hundreds swarmed to the site of an illegal fuel-line tap to gather gasoline amid a government crackdown on fuel theft, officials said, reports AFP.
Hidalgo state governor Omar Fayad announced that the toll had increased to 73 after the discovery of five additional bodies.