Romania's PM Ludovic Orban announced on Thursday that the government would pass a decision to schedule the general elections on 6 December, news wires reported. The polls, which Orban's pro-EU National Liberal Party (PNL) are tipped by analysts to win, are set to go ahead despite the risks of coronavirus.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced on Friday that the government will postpone highly anticipated legislative elections, scheduled for September, by one year, citing a worsening coronavirus outbreak, news wires reported.
Vote counting was underway on Tuesday in Syria after reruns in five polling stations delayed the results of parliamentary polls guaranteed to renew the ruling party's hegemony. The reruns of Sunday's vote were held Monday in four polling centres in Aleppo province and one in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor, the official SANA news agency said.
An exit poll in Poland’s presidential runoff election shows a tight race that is too close to call between the conservative, populist incumbent Andrzej Duda and the liberal, pro-Europe mayor of Warsaw Rafal Trzaskowski - a battle that reflected the deep divisions in the EU nation.