Currency converter
News Feed
News Search Topics
Use filter
You can filter your feed,
by choosing only interesting

State Duma to discuss closely return of ‘winter time’ - Naryshkin

January 20, 2014, 14:41 UTC+3 MOSCOW
The majority of Russians support the use of 'winter time' - State Duma Speaker
Material has 1 page
State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin

State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin

© AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko

MOSCOW, January 20. /ITAR-TASS/. Russia’s State Duma will discuss closely returning the ‘winter time’, Speaker Sergei Naryshkin said commenting on a bill presented to the lower house.

“The topic of ‘winter time’ may be discussed. The majority of our people support the use of ‘winter time’. We shall have very close discussions,” Naryshkin said.

On Monday, head of the State Duma’s committee on healthcare Sergei Kalashnikov presented to the State Duma a bill on returning in Russia the ‘winter time’, which suggests also bringing the country’s all regions closer to their astronomic time. Besides, the law suggests banning seasonal time changes.

Показать еще
In other media