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French pension boss quits post amid controversy

December 16, 2019 admin 0

France’s High Commissioner for Pensions Jean-Paul Delevoye resigned on Monday after media reports criticized him for holding paid private sector positions without declaring them. Delevoye has presented his resignation to President Emmanuel Macron, who accepted […]

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NATO to increase cooperation with GCC nations

December 16, 2019 admin 0

The NATO secretary general said on Monday that NATO seeks to increase cooperation with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Jens Stoltenberg made the remarks during the celebration of the 15th anniversary of the Istanbul […]

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Czech gov’t to tighten citizenship requirements

December 13, 2019 admin 0

The Czech government has approved an amendment to the current citizenship legislation, which will seek to tighten requirements for Czech citizenship. The approved draft will require applicants to prove “good repute, in addition to their […]