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- Losing power. Paulikas, Steven // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p12
Reports on the closure of the first reactor of the Ignalina power plant, a Chernobyl-style civil nuclear facility in Lithuania in compliance with the agreement reached by the country in joining the European Union in 2002. Details of the agreement; Advantages and disadvantages of the membership...
- RISK SUMMARY: LITHUANIA. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2007, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p12
This section offers news briefs related to the political, economic and business conditions in Lithuania. The parliament and the president has approved the bill enabling the construction of a new nuclear power plant to replace the Ignalina facility. The gross domestic product and consumer price...
- Name Resolution No Closer. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p8
The article presents a political outlook for Macedonia stating the potential of the ongoing name dispute with Greece to delay the opening of the accession talks of the European Union (EU) for the country.
- TURKEY: RISK SUMMARY. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p2
The article provides an overview on the economic and business risks in Turkey concerning the country's membership in the European Union (EU), widening trade deficit, and gas pipeline deal.
- MACEDONIA: RISK SUMMARY. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p8
The article provides an overview on the political, economic and business risks in Macedonia concerning the country's accession with the European Union (EU) and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), budget deficit, and prospect of joining Gazprom's South Stream network of gas pipes.
- CROATIA: RISK SUMMARY. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p11
The article provides an overview on the political, economic and business risks in Croatia concerning the country's entry into the European Union (EU), unemployment rate, and relations with Slovenia.
- INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL ISSUE OF TRAMES "REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES OF EU BORDER REGIONS IN THE CONTEXT OF THE INTERACTION BETWEEN THE EU AND COUNTRIES OF ITS IMMEDIATE NEIGHBOURHOOD.". Berg, Eiki; Roll, Gulnara // TRAMES: A Journal of the Humanities & Social Sciences;2009, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p203
The article discusses various published reports within the issue, including one by Viljar Veebel that examines the European Union (EU) pre-accession process, one by James Scott that focuses on the relationship between EU countries and the countries they border and one by Katri-Liis Lepik that...
- BOSNIA: RISK SUMMARY. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Apr2012, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p12
The article offers news briefs related to the political and economic issues in Bosnia & Hercegovina in 2012 including the country's application for membership in European Union (EU), the decline in export growth and the completion of an unbundled local loop (ULL) agreement with EuroProNet.
- YOUNG AUSTRIANS: CONFRONTED BY A NATION IN DOUBT. Apfl, Stefan; Huter, Mathias // Turkish Policy Quarterly;2006, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p83
This article explains Austrians' skepticism against EU-enlargement to the Bosporus, what youngsters think about it and how that might change agenda one day. In Austria only a minority is convinced of the advantages of the European Union. Moreover the biggest opposition towards a Turkish...