- Caught In Protest Dragnet, Belarusians Accuse Police Of Brutality, Lies
When Pavlo Belavus and his pregnant wife went out for groceries in central Minsk on March 26, he expected it would be a quick trip. Minutes later, they were herded into a police van. ...
Radio Liberty. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:58:35 +0000.
- George Soros' university in Hungary 'is facing closure'
The Hungary-born philanthropist's university says planned new laws will make it impossible to operate.
BBC News. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:40:24 GMT.
- Hungary's 'George Soros university' faces closure
The Central European University is embroiled in a row between the tycoon and Prime Minister Orban.
BBC News. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:51:02 GMT.
- Agriculture Sector in Romania 2016 - Research and Markets
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Agriculture Sector in Romania 2016" report to their offering. ... ...
Business Wire. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:51:00 UTC.
- Interview with Poland's Foreign Minister: 'We Want Our Concerns to Be Taken Seriously'
Poland's foreign minister complains that his country has been mistreated by the European Union. SPIEGEL spoke with Witold Waszczykowski about what Warsaw wants, what Warsaw gets and his country's troubled relationship with Germany.
Spiegel Online. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:58:55 +0200.
- Jaroslaw Kaczynski's conspiracy theory drives Poland's sulky EU policy
Former prime minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski holds no government position in Poland, but all agree that, as leader of the Law and Justice party, he makes the key decisions. His obsession drives the country's relationship with Europe.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:00:00 EDT.
- EU Top Court Upholds Sanctions Against Russia's Rosneft
Europe's top court on Tuesday upheld European Union sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict, including on its largest oil group Rosneft, in a ruling that asserts the court's jurisdiction over the bloc's foreign policy. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:07:39 -0400.
- Rights group: More than 1,000 arrested in Belarus protests
A Belarusian human rights group says more than 1,000 people have been arrested for weekend protests in the former Soviet Republic and that about 150 of them have been sentenced to jail terms of up to 25 days. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:41:54 -0400.
- AgriEuro Modernizes its Distribution Center
BUCHAREST, Romania, March 27, 2017 -- AgriEuro Corp. (OTCQB: EURI) today announced that in anticipation of an increase of reed sales it has completed the modernization of its distribution and warehouse facilities. ...
PR Newswire. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:20:00 EDT.
- Chassix plans $50 million expansion in Czech Republic
U.S. auto supplier Chassix said it plans to invest $50 million to expand its operations to the Czech Republic in 2018.
AutoNews.com. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:20:20 EST. Subscription required.
Eastern European States include Belarus, the Czech Republic, Hungary,
and Moldova as well as Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Ukraine.
The government websites listed below provide official news and travel
information about each of these Eastern Europe countries.
The Republic of Belarus' capital city is Minsk, and its national
currency is the Belorusian Rouble. Belorusian and Russian are
the primary languages used in Belarus, and in 2007, the population
of Belarus was estimated at 9,725,000.
The Czech Republic's capital city
is Prague, and its national currency is the Koruna. Czech is the
nation's official language, and in 2007, the Czech Republic's estimated
population was 10,229,000.
The Republic of Hungary's capital city is Budapest, and its currency
is the Forint. Magyar is the primary language used by Hungarians,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 9,956,000.
The Republic of Moldova's capital city is Chisinau, and its currency
is the Leu. Moldovan's official language is Moldovan, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 4,329,000.
The Republic of Poland's capital city is Warsaw, and its currency is
the Zloty. The primary language used in Poland is Polish, and in
2007, the country's estimated population was 38,518,000.
Romania's capital city
is Bucharest, and its national currency is the Leu. Romania's
official language is Romanian, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 22,276,000.
The Slovak Republic's
capital city is Bratislava, and its currency is the Koruna.
Slovakia's official language is Slovak, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 5,448,000.
Ukraine's capital city
is Kiev, and its currency is the Hryvnia. Ukrainian and Russian
are Ukraine's primary languages, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 46,300,000.