Posts tagged as career

EU politicians turn to “ball of snakes” to make own careers

By Viktors Domburs on Monday, October 7, 2019

Some of EU politicians are very successful in making their careers using the weak points of the European Union member states. Current tensions between Russia, China, Iran, North Korea and NATO (including EU countries) lead to the development of many expensive programs and projects that European taxpayers have to pay for. Current security situation provides a huge space for ambitious politicians. Those, in turn, involve the population of European countries…

Country’s First Lady plans to suspend her professional career

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Lithuania’s First Lady Diana Nausediene plans to suspend her professional career and will no longer lecture at Vilnius University’s Business School. In a response sent to BNS Lithuania, the First Lady said her choice was determined by political scientists’ recommendations, and she also took into account the fact that her new role would require a lot of time. “I love my students and my work and I would gladly continue…

Curious career zigzags. From shipping schemes to a warm seat in Latvian Railway

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Shadow of doubt over fraud worth five million euros. Career twists with Lembergs’ approval. Secret peace treaty following Uldis Augulis’ entry to Transport Ministry. Illegal state of monopoly in the industry. What hides behind Latvian Railway chief’s «spotless» reputation? Complaints, litigations and breached EU directive Edvīns Bērziņš because chairman of LDz at the end of February 2016. The main commitment and priority outlined at the time was the following – ensure full…

Manny Pacquiao suffered eye injury his camp fears could be a potentially devastating detached retina

Monday, January 21, 2019

Manny Pacquiao had a big night on Saturday, easily defeating Adrien Broner in a 12-round decision at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas that he hoped would lead him to a rematch with Floyd Mayweather.But Sunday morning, Pacquiao was hit by a potentially-devastating 1-2 punch. He discovered he had suffered an injury to his left eye in the bout that caused him to tell friends he had lost some…

In my past life, I think I was a cat

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

I don’t like to travel. To me, getting on a plane and traveling to a new place is what I imagine it’s like for my cat in her carrier when going to the vet. It’s full of stress. (Except maybe I don’t hiss as much.) I like my routine. I could eat the same thing every day. My cat eats the same kibble every single day, no complaints. I can…