What about English as EU official language, after Brexit?
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Many agencies and institutes of European Union (in fact, all of them) use the English as the main official EU language. But, after the UK decision to leave European Union, there will be no other country with English as main … Read More

Blue Whale game causes victims among children in Romania
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In Targoviste city more students are monitored by authorities due to their involvement in the Blue Whale game. The youngest child is only nine years. “So far, six children were identified as accessing this virtual game. There are reports that … Read More

European Union, 60 years
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Snipers on rooftops, drones in the air, and thousands of police on the streets in Rome. EU heads of state met in the same Renaissance Palazzo del Conservatives where it all began on March 25, 1957, with the Treaty of … Read More

EU new rules in e-commerce
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In 2015, the Commission published its communication on the Digital Single Market (DSM) Strategy, thereby addressing priority No 2 in Jean-Claude Juncker’s ‘Political Guidelines for the Next Commission’ of July 2014. The latter had promised ‘ambitious legislative steps towards a … Read More

European Commission seeks feedback on commitments offered by Amazon in e-book investigation
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The European Commission is inviting comments on commitments offered by Amazon to address competition concerns relating to parity clauses in contracts with publishers. The clauses may breach EU antitrust rules and result in reduced competition among e-book distributors, and less … Read More

Donald Trump, hard to translate
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It seems that the speeches, but mostly the elliptical answers and sudden shifts on various topics of Trump, give it a hardship for translators worldwide. Japan Times specifically states that, for the Japanese translators, Donald Trump is a nightmare. Chikako … Read More

March for Life 2017 – “Help the mother and baby. They depend on you”, organized by the Romanian Orthodox Church
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The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church met on Thursday approved the organization, on March 25, the March for Life 2017 – ‘Helps mother and baby. They depend on you’, in support of traditional Christian family values, ​​and launched … Read More

New rules allowing Europeans to travel and enjoy online content services across borders and the modernisation on EU copyright rules
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The rules will reflect new ways in which Europeans enjoy culture and entertainment services online when they travel around the EU. Europeans will soon be able to fully use their online subscriptions to films, sports events, e-books, video games or … Read More

Photo album: Bucharest
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Bucharest is Romania”s capital and, at the same time, the most populous city, industrial and commercial center of the country. https://www.setthings.com/en/category/en/world/romania/bucharest/

The fourth day of protests against the government in Romania
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A draft of an emergency ordinance of the Romanian government (to amend the Criminal Code and Code of Criminal Procedure, decriminalizing the abuse of power) and a bill for pardon of detained persons, sparked the anger of people. Sunday gathered … Read More

Mark Zuckerberg will not run for 2020 US president, but will focuse on Facebook and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative – For now
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There are signs that Mark Zuckerberg has politically ambitious, but he denied in a interview with BuzzFeed News: ”No, I’m focused on building our community at Facebook and working on the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.” Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) is a US … Read More

David Folkerts-Landau about Donald Trump: uncertainty is better than the certainty of the mediocrity
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David Folkerts-Landau Deutsche Bank’s high-powered executive, declared these days that “while Trump introduces higher uncertainty, this is better than the near certainty of the continuation of a mediocre status quo.” Folkerts-Landau sees in the next presidential administration a business team … Read More

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