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Parliament asks EU Commission to press for full US-EU visa reciprocity

Parliament asks EU Commission to press for full US-EU visa reciprocity
The EU Commission is legally obliged to take measures temporarily reintroducing visa requirements for US citizens, given that Washington still does not grant visa-free access to nationals of five EU countries. In a resolution approved on Thursday, MEPs urge the Commission to adopt the necessary legal measures “within two months”.
03-03-2017, 19:00, Новости » Общество

MEPs propose ways to make medicines more affordable

MEPs propose ways to make medicines more affordable
New medicine prices in the EU have risen over the past few decades, to the point of being unaffordable for many EU citizens and threatening the sustainability of national health care systems, say MEPs in a resolution voted on Thursday. To strike a better balance between EU countries’ public health interests and those of the pharmaceutical industry, it calls for measures to improve the traceability of R&D costs, public funding and marketing expenditure.
03-03-2017, 16:56, Новости » Общество

NATO Military Committee in Georgia to take stock of the implementation of Substantial NATO-Georgia Package

NATO Military Committee in Georgia to take stock of the implementation of Substantial NATO-Georgia PackageFor the second time since 2014, the NATO Military Committee visited Georgia. During the two-day trip (2 & 3 March), NATO’s Military Representatives met with the Substantial NATO-Georgia Package (SNGP) team to receive a progress report, visited the Joint NATO-Georgia Training and Evaluation Centre (JTEC) and observed a pre-deployment training demonstration of Georgian troops. The Military Committee and its Chairman, General Petr Pavel, also visited the Administrative Boundary Line (ABL).
03-03-2017, 13:50, Политика, Нота

OSCE Office in Tajikistan supports 18 Women’s Resource Centres in remote areas

OSCE Office in Tajikistan supports 18 Women’s Resource Centres in remote areas
The OSCE Office in Tajikistan and the OSCE-supported Women’s Resource Centres (WRCs) signed the new implementing partner agreement on 3 March 2017 to launch project implementation for 2017. The signing ceremony was held in the premises of the Balkhi Women Resource Centre, Khatlon region.
03-03-2017, 11:15, Новости » Общество