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The FINANCIAL -- Among the many reported reasons people in the United Kingdom voted in 2016 to leave the European Union are a sense of eroding national identity and increasingly negative attitudes toward religious minorities, particularly Muslims. But on these topics, British public opinion is not outside the EU mainstream, according to a recent Pew Research Center study. In fact, in a 2017 ...

The FINANCIAL --The highest share of children with unmet medical needs was reported in Belgium (8.7%) and Romania (7.4%), followed by Sweden (4.3%), Finland (3.3%) and Czechia ...

The FINANCIAL -- In 2017, the European Union (EU) countries with the highest number of marriages relative to the population were Lithuania (7.5 marriages per 1,000 inhabitants) and Romania (7.3). ...

The FINANCIAL – Government revenues from environmental taxes amounted to €369 billion in 2017 in the European Union (EU), compared with €264 billion in 2002. Over the same period, the share of ...

The FINANCIAL -- In January 2019, the cost of cooking one standard Imeretian khachapuri decreasedcomparatively both annual and monthly, ranging between 3.56 GEL (Tbilisi) and 3.70 GEL (Kutaisi), with ...

“Under the accumulated pension plan, a 40-year-old female teacher, who has a GEL 500 salary, will receive a pension equal to the current purchasing power of GEL 85.”Verdict:  FactCheck concludes ...