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Blair consults Dzurinda on EU budget

BRITISH PM Tony Blair is continuing consultations on the proposed EU budget for 2007-2013. On December 12 he called the moderate critics of the plan; Slovak and Czech PMs Mikuláš Dzurinda and Jiří Paroubek respectively.

Poland is expected to resist the intended cuts in European funding for regional development, the daily SME wrote.

Britain is expected to hand in its new EU budget compromise on Wednesday, according to the British Foreign Affairs Minister Jack Straw.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
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Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska

Ryanair cancels some flights from and to Bratislava

The Irish low-cost airline publishes full list of cancellations

Irish budget airline Ryanair is believed to be cancelling up to 50 flights every day over the next six weeks because it "messed up" its pilots' holiday schedules.

No fees bring higher summer roaming

EU regulation raises the volume of roaming calls and data with Slovak mobile operators .

People should pay attention on used data abroad.

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

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