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One dead, 21 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant near Austria-Slovakia border.

An explosion at a major natural gas facility near Austria's border with Slovakia left one person dead and 21 injured, and caused some gas flow disruptions to other countries, authorities said.

- Stuff - NZ

One Man was Killed in an Explosion at an Austrian Gas Terminal.

One man died and 18 were injured in a blast at the Baumgarten gas terminal in Austria, authorities said. The cause of the explosion is still unclear. The huge gas hub lies east of Vienna, near the border with Slovakia. The blast broke out on Tuesday at 8.45 local time. Flames are visible on the site. A spokesman for OMV, ...

- Novinite - BG

From Today until December 17, the National Palace of Culture will Host 2 Events Related to Books and Reading.

From today until December 17, the National Palace of Culture will host two events related to books and reading - the Sofia International Book Fair and the Sofia International Literary Festival. At the fair, more than 200 publishers from Bulgaria and abroad will exhibit their publications. The organizers promise a rich ...

- Novinite - BG

Austria: 1 dead, 18 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant.

Authorities say that an explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria's border with Slovakia has left one person dead.

- FOX News - US

Blast in Austrian gas plant kills one, injures 18.

An explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria’s border with Slovakia killed one person on Tuesday, authorities say.

- FOX News - US

Austria: 1 dead, 18 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant.

BERLIN — Authorities say that an explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria's border with Slovakia has left one person dead.The Austria Press Agency reported that Red Cross official Sonja Keller said a further 18 people...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

UN Publishes Findings on Racial Discrimination.

UN Committee On the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Publishes Findings on Serbia, Algeria, Jordan, Australia, Slovakia And Belarus

- Scoop NZ - NZ

New retail park opens in Świdnica.

Investor Trei Real Estate has opened for business its 2,600-sqm Vendo Park retail park in Świdnica. This is the seventh project of this chain to have been completed in Poland and the sixteenth in CEE with the company also managing similar schemes in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Świdnica deve...

- Warsaw Business Journal - PL

'Wine Basin Festival', Italian Cultural Institute, 8 December.

From the organisers: Hungarian wine culture knows no frontiers or limits. This is not only because of its distinguished history and traditions, but also due to Hungarians making wine in eight countries – in Hungary and parts of seven neighbouring countries that once belonged to it. As Bott Frigyes, Hungarian winemaker ...

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Bulgaria is Among the EU Countries with the Highest Number of Old Aircraft.

Bulgaria is one of the countries in the EU with the oldest aircraft in civil aviation, according to data from the Eurostat statistical office for 2015. Eurostat published the information on the occasion of the International Civil Aviation Day, which was celebrated on 7 December. In six countries more than half of aircraft ...

- Novinite - BG

Who Could Have Predicted Trump? Poland, and Hungary, and Slovakia.

John Feffer After the Cold War, right-wing populists surged to power by exploiting economic uncertainty. The post Who Could Have Predicted Trump? Poland, and Hungary, and Slovakia. appeared first on The Nation.

- The Nation - US

'Wine Basin Festival', Italian Cultural Institute, 8 December

Hungarian wine culture knows no frontiers or limits. This is not only because of its distinguished history and traditions, but also due to Hungarians making wine in eight countries – in Hungary and parts of seven neighbouring countries that once belonged to it. As Bott Frigyes, Hungarian winemaker from the historic ...

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Portugal's Mario Centeno elected Eurogroup president

Portuguese finance minister Mario Centeno has been elected president of the Eurogoup, the informal meeting of eurozone finance ministers. He beat Luxembourg's Pierre Gramegna in the second round, with Latvia's Dana Reizniece-Ozola and Slovakia's Peter Kazimir out after the first round. Centeno, an economist who is a member ...

- EU Observer - EU

Portuguese minister favourite in 'open' Eurogroup race

Mario Centeno has the backing of the Socialists who claim the post. But the Slovak and Latvian candidates could appeal to the supporters of fiscal discipline, while the Luxembourgish hopeful seems to be outdistanced.

- EU Observer - EU

Four candidates to chair Eurogroup

Portugal's Mario Centeno, Luxembourg's Pierre Gramegna, Slovakia's Peter Kazimir and Latvia's Dana Reizniece-Ozola are the candidates to become the next president of the Eurogroup, the informal body of eurozone finance ministers. The election, by the Eurogroup's members, will take place on Monday to replace Jeroen ...

- EU Observer - EU

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