Switzerland – Federal Council forecasts a deficit of 1.1 billion for 2021

The Federal Council has revised downwards the amount of the deficit expected for 2021, bringing it to 1.1 billion francs instead of the 2 billion mentioned by Ueli Maurer in July. Posted today at 12:32 The deficit turns out to be “surprisingly low” in the context of the coronavirus crisis (illustrative image). KEYSTONE/ALESSANDRO CRINARI The … Read more

Federal Council – A new finance boss in Bern

The Federal Council on Wednesday chose Sabine D’Amelio-Favez, current Deputy Director in charge of the Legal Affairs division, to succeed Serge Gaillard who is retiring. Posted today at 13:39 Sabine D’Amelio-Favez. DR/CP Youtube Sabine D’Amelio-Favez will head the Federal Finance Administration from February 1. Ms. D’Amelio-Favez turned out to be the candidate who best met … Read more

The previous voting in the Riga City Council elections begins. What you need to know about it

A preliminary vote will begin on Wednesday, 26 August Riga City Council In the emergency elections, when it will be possible to vote from 4 pm to 9 pm, the Delfi portal was informed by the Central Election Commission (CEC). Content will continue after the ad Advertising On Thursday, August 27, you will be able … Read more

ZZS will take to court against LTV’s attempt to ban Riga City Council pre-election debate – Latvia – News

ZZS has received information from LTV that in the final debate before the Riga City Council extraordinary elections, based on the regulations developed by LTV, a representative of ZZS is not invited. ZZS believes that this does not provide equal opportunities for political forces and will challenge this LTV decision in court. Earlier, LTV announced … Read more

Riga extraordinary elections: it will be known when the first results will be clear – in the Riga City Council

The results of the Riga City Council’s extraordinary elections on the night of August 30 could start from around the smallest polls around 1 o’clock, while most of the results could be gathered around 3 or 4 o’clock, Kristīne Bērziņa, Chairwoman of the Central Election Commission (CEC), told a press conference today. Juris Kokins, Chairman … Read more

Belarusian court rejects opposition complaints over elections, two members of the Coordinating Council received ten days in prison – ČT24 – Czech Television

The Supreme Court rejected Cichanouska’s complaint about the election, as well as complaints from other candidates, Andrei Dmitriev and Hanna Kanapacka. “As the Central Electoral Commission did not take a decision on the invalidity of the election, Cichanouská’s complaint about the invalidity of the election is not subject to court decision, as similar requirements do … Read more

Belarus receives two members of opposition Coordinating Council arrested for ten days – Abroad – News

Both members of the opposition have been found guilty of violating the rules of the mass events by holding a rally at the Minsk Tractor Plant to protest against the falsification of the results of the presidential election. Dilevsky is the leader of the strike committee of the Minsk tractor plant, while Kovalkov represents Svetlana … Read more

In the week before the Riga City Council elections, the ratings predict victory for both ‘AP / Progressive’ and ‘Harmony’

Riga City Council The ratings of the lists of candidates of the City Council published at the beginning of the last week of the extraordinary election campaign show that the “Harmony” and “Development” could compete for the first place.Progressive“lists, however, the ratings of different opinion polls show a different picture in the further distribution of … Read more

Almost all UN Security Council countries opposed US sanctions against Iran: State Economy: Economy: Lenta.ru

Almost all member states of the UN Security Council opposed US sanctions against Iran. Reported by Interfax with reference to the headquarters of the World Organization. Of the 15 members of the Security Council, 13 opposed the launch of a mechanism to restore sanctions against Iran, initiated by the United States. Among those who did … Read more

National Security Council: summary of measures

“Caution must remain in order” explained Sophie Wilmès. Un new National Security Council (CNS) was held this Thursday morning. In the process, Sophie Wilmès spoke at a press conference to take stock of the new measures. “From September 1 and for a period of one month, the five-person bubble will remain in effect,” said the … Read more