Thu, Jun 20 2013
Czech Republic president Vaclav Klaus speaks to the media after signing the Lisbon Treaty in Prague on November 3 2009.
Working visit hosted by Bulgarian President Plevneliev includes plenary talks between Czech and Bulgarian delegations and meetings between Klaus and PM Borissov as well as Speaker of Parliament Tsacheva.
Celebrations to be held in Lisbon to mark the coming into force on December 1 2009 of the Treaty that reshapes the workings of the European Union.
World leaders acknowledged Putin's victory with reservations, and international observers say the election was skewed in the former president's favour.
Hollande's call for more spending and economic growth has struck a chord with French voters.
Gallup International Association poll gives president Sarkisian’s party 44 per cent, while three main challengers alleged ‘machinations’ by ruling party in what – in contrast to 2008 – reportedly was a largely peaceful election.
The Freedom House report says the media environment in the Middle East and North Africa underwent major improvements in 2011, but remained the worst-performing part of the world.
Dissatisfaction with jobs is a global phenomenon and two-thirds of workers all over the world intend to look for another job in the near future, the survey concluded.