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MEP: It Would be Wise to End Clock Change in 2020

The most sensible option is to end time change in 2020, MEP Momchil Nekov, S&D group, said to reporters. He noted that the European Commission's proposal was 2019, while Austria was proposing 2021. "The important thing is to have the Bulgarian position so as to have a clear mandate to defend in the European Parliament," Nekov said, quoted by Focus News Agency.

#DiplomaticCentennial UK Ambassador Paul Brummell: Despite term running to end, I am not leaving Romania, in so many ways

British Ambassador to Romania Paul Brummell says in an interview with AGERPRES that although his term in Bucharest is running to end, he is not leaving Romania "in many ways".

PSD's Corlatean: Constitution's revision on family, necessary for Romanian society, yet against European trend

The steps referring to the revision of the fundamental law regarding the family are 'a necessary gesture for the long-term health of the Romanian society', and yet they go 'against the European trend', the Social-Democrat Senator Titus Corlatean asserted on Thursday.

Premier Viorica Dancila carries out visit in Brussels; meetings with high European officials, scheduled

Prime Minister Viorica Dancila is carrying out an official visit in Brussels, on which occasion she will hold a series of meetings with high European officials on Tuesday and Wednesday, a press release of the Executive announces.

Deputy PM Birchall: Active participation and open administration - essential conditions for a more inclusive society

Open administration and civic participation represent essential conditions in order to build a more inclusive society, a more performing and equitable economy, and a more transparent democracy, Deputy Prime Minister for implementing Romania's strategic partnerships Ana Birchall stated on Monday, according to a release of the Executive sent to AGERPRES.

Meet Celinne Da Costa, the “female Odysseus” who found her Ithaca in the journey (photos)

While chatting with Celinne via Skype, the thought that immediately crossed my mind was Cavafy’s epic poem “Ithaca”. This nomad of the world seemed to me like a female Odysseus. But unlike Homer’s intrepid hero, who was thrust into his adventures despite his will, Celinne Da Costa was circumnavigating the globe with a clear purpose and conviction.

Tourist traffic in Athens has increased but the satisfaction of its visitors has decreased

A decrease in the satisfaction of the visitors from the experience of Athens was recorded in the Survey “On satisfaction of visitor & Attika Hotel performance 2017″, which took place this summer and autumn and more specifically from July 1 to October 20, 2017 in hotels – members of the “Union Hoteliers of Attica & Argosaronikos”.

J.K.Bass: Greek banks won’t have to raise capital

By Dimitris Pafilas

“One of them might have to raise a little bit, about 300 millions”
“Wealthy people must pay their morgages and their taxes”
“In all meatings we have in Greece it was unbeliavble to me to learn that between 25-35% of all the morgages that not being payed today in Greece are basically owned by wealthy people”. 

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