(ANSA) - BRUXELLES, 8 APR - Il summit tra i capi di Stato e di governo dell'Unione europea e dei Balcani occidentali, previsto a Zagabria per il 7 maggio, è stato posticipato a giugno, data ancora da definirsi, in attesa di valutare gli sviluppi dell'epidemia. Lo rende noto la presidenza di turno croata…
(ANSA) - BRUSSELS, APR 8 - The Croatian presidency of the EU announced today that the summit between the heads of State and government of the European Union and the Western Balkans, scheduled for May, 7th, in Zagreb, has been postponed to June. A new date will be sough in agreement with the President…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 8 APR - A total of 140,562 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+5925 day-on-day), 99225 in Germany only, were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 7, show official data of national authorities collected by the World Health…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 7 - According to the information on prison density, 15 Council of Europe member states were suffering overall overcrowding of jails, with more than 100 inmates per 100 places, according to the Council of Europe Annual Penal Statistics for 2019 (SPACE), published today. In ten…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 7 - In February, the coronavirus pandemic did not yet have any notable impact on the production in industry in Germany, with the production in industry ws up by a 0.3% seasonally and calendar adjusted on the previous month, the German statistical office Destatis said today.…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 7 - Slovenia is among the countries in the world that performed more tests for coronavirus per million population, while Albania and Serbia carried out a very lower numbers of tests every million inhabitants, according to todays' data from the site worldometers.info. In the…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, 07 APR - A total of 134,637 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+5821 day-on-day), 95391 in Germany only, were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 6, show official data of national authorities collected by the World Health Organization…
(ANSA) - BRUSSELS, APRIL 6 - Eight EU member states have so far indicated their willingness to welcome 1,600 unaccompanied minors from refugee camps in Greece. These countries are Finland, France, Germany, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Portugal, Ireland, and Croatia. The EU Commission is working on the relocation…
(ANS-AFP) - VIENNA, APRIL 6 - Austria could start loosening its coronavirus lockdown measures from next week, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz announced at a press conference Monday, but warned this depended on citizens abiding by social distancing rules. "The aim is that from 14 April... smaller shops up…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, 06 APR - Price adjusted new orders in manufacturing In Germany fell a seasonally and calendar adjusted 1.4% month-on-month in February 2020 according to provisional results of the German Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), but grew by 1.5% on the same month a year earlier, Destatis…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, 06 APR - A total of 128825 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8244 day-on-day), 91714 in Germany only, were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 5, show official data of national authorities collected by the World Health Organization…
(ANSA) - BRUSSELS - Slovakian Miroslav Lajcak is the new EU special representative for the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina and the normalization of relations throughout the western Balkan region. The EU Council announced. Lajcak now assumes his office with an initial 12-month term. Former Foreign…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 4 - "The situation is very serious. It's serious here in the Balkans, in Europe and around the world. Therefore, we have to fight it all together," said the Italian Major General Michele Risi, the Commander of the NATO-led mission KFOR, in Kosovo. Risi spoke addressed the local…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 04 - A total of 111673 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8686 day-on-day), 79696 in Germany only, were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 3, show official data of national authorities collected by the World Health Organization…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 4 - A total of 111673 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8686 day-on-day), 79696 in Germany only, were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 3, show official data of national authorities collected by the World Health Organization…
(ANSA) - UDINE, 3 APR - Austrian Airlines will continue the suspension of regularly scheduled flight operations by another two weeks, from April 19, 2020, to May 3, 2020. This decision was made today by the Management Board as the worldwide bans imposed as a consequence of the coronavirus are expected…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 - "The global health problems caused by COVID-19 require effective measures to protect people's health and lives. This includes combating disinformation that may cause panic and social unrest. Regrettably some governments are using this imperative as a pretext to introduce…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 - The Germany Composite Output Index registered 35.0 in March, down from 50.7 in February and surpassing the previous low of 36.3 registered back in February 2009. "Driven by a record contraction in services activity, Germany's private sector posted its steepest drop in output…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 - Croatia ensured the repatriation of Croatian nationals currently in Italy by a catamaran leaving from Ancona, the Croatian authorities informed through the governmental portal koronavirus.hr. The departure from the Italian seaport is planned at 15.00 on Sunday, April 5.…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 – A total of 102987 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8374 day-on-day), 73522 in Germany only, and 1381 deaths (+215) were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 2, according to official data of national authorities collected…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 – A total of 102987 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8374 day-on-day), 73522 in Germany only, and 1381 deaths (+215) were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 2, according to official data of national authorities collected…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 3 – A total of 102987 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+8374 day-on-day), 73522 in Germany only, and 1381 deaths (+215) were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 2, according to official data of national authorities collected…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, APRIL 2 - The harbor of Trieste, with 57 million tonnes of freight handled, is among the ten in Europe that handled most of freight in 2018, show data from Eurostat published today. With 441 million tonnes, Rotterdam was the largest freight port in the EU in 2018. Rotterdam handled…
(ANSA-AFP) - BRUSSELS, 02 APR - European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen expressed concern Thursday over a coronavirus emergency law in Hungary that has given nationalist premier Viktor Orban sweeping powers. While saying EU countries may need extraordinary measures to tackle the pandemic, she…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, 02 APR - A total of 94613 confirmed cases of coronavirus (+6419 day-on-day), 67366 in Germany only, and 1166 deaths (+226) were registered in countries in Central- and Eastern Europe, Germany, Austria and Greece as April 1, according to official data of national authorities collected…
(ANSA-AFP) - ATHENS, 02 APR - Greece on Thursday sealed off a migrant camp near Athens after 21 of its residents tested positive for the coronavirus -- beginning with a new mother at an Athens hospital. "From today the facility is placed under sanitary isolation for two weeks," the migration ministry…
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, 02 APR - The Court of Justice of the European Union upheld the actions for failure to fulfil obligations brought by the European Commission and concluded that Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic have failed to fulfil their obligations under European Union law by refusing to comply…
(ANSA) - TRIESTE, 2 APR - "We are very pleased the European Commission has fulfilled our request to fast track the launch of the SURE unemployment reinsurance scheme and support short-time work measures," the European Trade Union Confederation General Secretary Luca Visentini said, commenting on to…
(ANSA) - PRISTINA, APRIL 1 - The United States reacted negatively to the decision announced yesterday evening by the Kosovar interim premier Albin Kurti, to temporarily abolish the tariffs increased by 100% imposed on goods imported from Serbia. The US Embassy in Pristina announced in a statement that…
(ANSA) - ROME, APRIL 1 - German manufacturing sector cuts its losses despite the coronavirus emergency. The country's PMI, calculated by Markit, dropped slightly to 45.4 points last month from 45.7 points in February. Experts had estimated a drop to 45.5 points. The threshold of 50 points is the mark…