Posts tagged as deadline

Lithuania extends refund deadline to cushion travel agencies

Friday, May 22, 2020

Travel agencies will have 90 days instead of two weeks to refund people whose travel plans have been affected by the coronavirus crisis, Lithuania’s parliament has decided. The exception to the usual period of refund will only apply in cases of war, emergency situation, military mobilisation, quarantine or international travel bans. The amendment to the Civil Code was passed on Thursday with a vote of 61 to 11, with 32…

Latvia has agreed an extension in introduction of Moneyval recommendations

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Latvia has been able to agree to an extension in the introduction of the recommendations from the Council of Europe’s Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism (Moneyval), Ilze Znotina, the head of the Office for Prevention of Laundering of Proceeds Derived from Criminal Activity, told Latvian Television this morning. ”There is considerable progress. We have prepared our first report and have…

New Israeli government or election: Netanyahu faces deadline

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Israel’s raucous political world is on edge, counting down to a midnight deadline to see whether a new government will be formed or whether there will be an unpresented second election of the year. Backchannel negotiations are continuing to try and find a compromise that will allow Avigdor Lieberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu faction to join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s right-wing coalition. Without him, Netanyahu has no parliamentary majority and won’t be…

Ten parties, 18 independents registered for 2019 general election

Friday, January 18, 2019

Thursday evening 18.00 EST was the deadline for Estonia’s parties and Riigikogu hopefuls to submit their nominations for the 2019 general election on 3 March. Eight parties handed in full lists, including all those currently in the Riigikogu. Parties The Reform Party, Centre Party, Social Democratic Party (SDE), the Conservative People’s Party of Estonia (EKRE), Pro Patria, the Estonian Greens, Estonia 200 and the Free Party each submitted a full…

Coalition rejects Health Ministry’s request to extend deadline for development of criteria on health care financing

Friday, August 17, 2018

The coalition has rejected the Health Ministry’s request to extend by a year the deadline for development of the criteria on health care financing, Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis’ (Greens/Farmers) spokesman Andrejs Vaivars told LETA. The Health Ministry in line with the Law on Health Care Financing by August 1 had to develop and submit to the parliament criteria for government funding to health care services. The ministry has not completed…