- Fear of migrants galvanizes PM Orban's supporters in...
By Krisztina ThanERCSI, Hungary, March 21 (Reuters) - Supporters of Hungary's right-wing Fidesz party in Ercsi may not have met a refugee but there's ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:07:16 +0000.
- Nearly 800 potential illegal migrants denied entry to Ukraine this year
The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine has refused entry to Ukraine for almost 800 potential illegal migrants, the press office of the State Border Guard Service has reported. ...
Anastasia Shepeleva. Kyiv Post. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:58:13 +0000.
- Polish official says Russia is deepening divisions in Europe
Poland's foreign minister says Russia is trying to change the political order in Europe by destabilizing Eastern Europe, breaking trans-Atlantic unity and deepening divisions among European allies.
Fox News. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:18:36 GMT.
- Poland responds to EU on sanctions
Poland's governing conservatives said they have met Tuesday's deadline to answer the European Union's concerns about Warsaw's judicial reforms or risk never-used-before sanctions. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:53:51 -0400.
- Moldovan Shoplifter Kills Himself, Another When His Grenade Explodes
Two people were killed and two more were injured in Moldova on March 20 in the explosion of a grenade set off by a man trying to leave a shop in the capital without paying for several packs of cigarettes, the country's police chief said.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:26:48 +0000.
- Synexus Expands Central and Eastern Europe Operations with New Clinic in Czech Republic
PRAGUE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Synexus has opened its first dedicated research centre in the Czech Republic capital of Prague.
Business Wire. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:00:00 UTC.
- VW Group looking at ways to boost Skoda output, including new plant, report says
VW Group is looking at ways to boost production at Skoda, including building a new factory outside the brand's Czech home, to help it keep up with booming demand, company sources said.
AutoNews.com. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:40:22 EST. Subscription required.
- Poland's Path To Tackling Climate Change: 40% Fewer Emissions, $26 Billion Annual Savings by 2050
Poland is a lynchpin for European climate efforts and is at a crossroads between unprofitable domestic coal, Russian natural gas, and clean energy. ...
By Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:52:00 -0400.
- Winding road to Danube's beauty
This aerial photograph shows just some of the many twists and turns that make up the route through the snow-covered forests of the Pilis Mountains in Hungary.
Straits Times. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
- Telford pensioner investigated for Nazi war crimes
Stanislaw Chrzanowski died before he could be prosecuted over the deaths of civilians in Belarus.
BBC News. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:48:46 GMT.
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.