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Morning echo: news and reportage - 05:00 15/09
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Card to spokesperson welcome. However, here tomorrow the echo unusually high search pressure for the jobs in elderly care new deduction is introduced for solar cells and charging posts and China begins with vaccinations against koovee 19 already in November. That's the headlines today. Yes, the coronal pandemic has made it unusually easy in many places to get hold of substitutes for the municipali

News from The Echo - 20:00 12/09
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It's 10:00 and here's the echo. Thousands are still homeless after the refugee situation, I feel good down this week on the island of lesbos in Greece during the day when the influx of particularly vulnerable refugees in the new temporary camp and our posted sofia so from youdo who got an interview with the Greek national coordinator for the asylum reception. There is also something ethical here.

News from The Echo - 06:00 12/09
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That yes, it's at 8:00. There has been a sharp increase in the number of divorce applications during the coronal crisis from the turn of the year to august, the Court Office has received nearly 22000 such applications. Pontus tore, analyst at the agency we can see that we have a relatively. Substantial increase in divorce or in the case of joint application, that is, where nothing was known about

News from The Echo - 20:00 11/09
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Another Arab country is now normalizing its relations with Israeli U.S. President Donald Trump announced tonight that bahrain, too, supports the agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates bahrain our follow normal sitting on widget relations and what I became known in mid-August that the UAE is normalizing its ties with Israel and since then the two countries have agreed to cooperate in

News from The Echo - 20:00 09/09
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Here is the echo fire in the moria refugee camp on the Greek island of lesbos has flared up again in places spared in the previous fire. Our reporter sofia, so from yes, then is on the spot on lesbos and described the situation like this just now. Yes, there were terrible scenes that met me when I got there earlier this evening so it suggests some people had either returned there to retrieve what

Daily Echo: summary of today's news - 14:45 09/09
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Today's echo 04.45 Nobel Laureate aleksievich in Minsk asked Sweden for protection director general. R resigns in protest in and provides quick help after the fire in the refugee camp and therefore killed skydivers in the accident in umeå it is the headlines marianne has low in the studio hmm in belarus hardens the pressure on the opposition today arrested another of the leaders of the opposition

Lunch ekot: news, economy and sports - 10:30 08/09
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The missing opposition leader in belarus is allegedly arrested at the border with ukraine. The autumn term begins in parliament, but the corona pandemic stops the usual ceremony and new growth figures across the EU show record collapse during the coronacrisis. It's the headlines in the lunch ekot Tuesday I'm angela vi sed or yes in belarus, so claimed state-controlled media this morning that the o

New law proposed – to reduce infection in restaurants - 11:29 15/05
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You. No, I broke down immediately when Social Affairs Minister Lena Hallengren is now going to hold a press conference. I'm jakob richardson that the theme of the press conference is of course coronavirus, that action on the part of the government, but to check more precisely what we can expect so I turn now to fredrik full tumbas ekots domestic political commentator, fredrik, what can we expect h

Finance Minister announces new emergency package for health care - 06:10 12/05
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The government will present new budget measures in response to coronavirus one. This is the echo that broadcasts live and right now a press conference starts at the Cabinet Office. We will hear the Center Party's economic policy spokesperson with källström, the Liberals' economic policy spokesperson Mats Persson, Minister for Financial Markets per bolund from the Green Party and first Finance Mini

Rock legend Little Richard is dead - 14:15 09/05
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Yes, rock legend little richard in death. It confirms his son for the music magazine rolling stones has the echo. We're live in the studio, do you hear? Marcus nilsson? Yes, a little jerk is hmm. But he's dead. He has had immortal hits with a lot of lodar, tui, lush, crazy, my narrow of course long tall sally are some of the works that are usually described as one of rock music's most important an

The Minister for Social Affairs wants the regions to speed up testing - 11:05 08/05
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In the Minister of Social Affairs lena hallengren holds a press conference on coronal tests where the echo we send directly marcus nilsson in the studio and he now leaves to Social Affairs Minister Lena Hallengren who is head of microbiology at the Public Health Agency in late March April so gave the government public health agency the task of developing a national test strategy for expanded testi

Press conference with Magdalena Andersson - 14:00 07/05
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Hmm precisely that the withdrawal deduction has not been scrapped completely under the crown bag and has been met with some criticism and she is reported thus the government prepare for a change the idea is then that it is flat rate of 700: - before tax that is paid the 1st sick day to be raised well then greet we have now magdalena andersson takes place but at the podium and we listen working day

Public Health Agency tells about corona situation - 12:00 07/05
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Common yes it is true the echo broadcasts live with an update on the corona situation in Sweden it is the public health agency that together with the National Board of Health and Welfare and the Authority for Social Protection and Preparedness that will give a picture of the consequences of coronavirus way spread on the site today there are also Swedish municipalities and regions yes that are in t

Tegnell: 2,769 confirmed deaths in Sweden - 12:00 04/05
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This is the echo that broadcasts live when the public health agency now gives an update on is the spread of coronavirus seen in Sweden. My name is Jakob Richardson and I will be with your IP one until just before 3:30. Then we will get a comment and analysis about what we hear here from the authorities on the spot and there is, among other things. The Public Health Agency, which is head of the Dep

Extra broadcast from The Echo - 12:00 04/05
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This is the echo that broadcasts live when the public health agency now gives an update on the spread of coronavirus up to Sweden. My name is Jakob Richardson and I will be with your IP one until just before 3:30. Then we'll get a comment and analysis about it. The Public Health Agency, which is head of the Department of Microbiology right now in the background, do you have the conditions for this