2012 DST News
February 19, 2014, Chile -
"MODIFICA HORARIO DE VERANO ESTABLECIDO EN LOS DECRETOS
N° 1.489, DE 1970, Y N° 1.142, DE 1980, AMBOS DEL MINISTERIO DEL INTERIOR"
DE LA REPUBLICA DE CHILE, Ministerio del Interior y Seguridad Pública
Chile plans to start "winter time" from midnight April 26-27, 2014.
January 27, 2014, Turkey -
"Yaz Saati Uygulamasi"
Yenilenebilir Enerji (eie.gov.tr)
Turkey will move clocks forward with one day delay- on March 31, 2014.
January 20, 2014, Russia -
"New proposal to return Russia 10 time zones and adjust regions to the standard time", World Time Zone
New bill will be more complicated than a simple change clocks back to the winter time and
if approved, will go into effect on October 26, 2014.
January 03, 2014, India -
"Second time zone for India "Seven Sister States" ?", World Time Zone, Alexander Krivenyshev
State of Assam wants to move 1 hour ahead of the rest of India or
follow the "Chaibagaan time" instead of the Indian Standard Time.
December 11, 2013, Jordan -
"Jordan Cabinet reverses decision to unify wintertime and summertime", Jordan News Agency (PETRA)
Jordan will shift to the Winter time on December 19-20, 2013.
October 24, 2013, Libya -
"CORRECTION: no time change tomorrow", Libya Herald
Libya cancelled its transition to winter time on October 25, 2013.
September 30, 2013, Brazil -
"Governo federal confirma exclusão do Tocantins do horário de verão", Globo Comunicação
Tocantins, Brazil is not going to observe DST in 2013/2014
September 28, 2013, Morocco -
"Maroc : L'horaire d'été (GMT+1) maintenu jusqu'au 27 octobre 2013", aujourdhui.ma
- Morocco extends DST by one month till October 27, 2013
September 27, 2013, Spain -
"Spanish MPs considering time zone change", TopNews Spain
Spain considers time change to the the same time zone as the UK and Portugal.
September 6, 2013, Russia -
"Deputies of the Russian Duma introduced a bill to switch to "winter time" in Russia", RIA NOVOSTI
The bill proposes that Russia return to winter time on Oct. 27, 2013 and reinstate the original 11 time zones.
August 29, 2013, Brazil -
"Acre, Brazil will attempt to re-introduce their previous time zone", WorldTimeZone
The proposed changes to re-introduce the time zone is just for Acre, excluding Amazonas.
July 08, 2013, Israel -
"Knesset Passes Daylight Savings Time Extension", jewsnews.co.il
Israel Cabinet approves to extend the current DST by three weeks.
July 02, 2013, Morocco -
"Morocco Suspends Daylight Saving Time From July 7 To August 10 2013", Royaume du Maroc Ministère de la Fonction Publique et de la Modernisation de l’Administration (maroc.ma)
- Daylight Saving time in Morocco will be paused from July 7 to August 10 during the holy month of Ramadan.
March 28, 2013, Libya -
"Clocks go forward Friday", Libya Herald
Libya starts using DST 2 days before EU countries.
March 8, 2013, Haiti -
"L’heure nationale sera avancée de 60 minutes ce dimanche 10 mars 2013", BUREAU DE COMMUNICATION DE LA PRÉSIDENCE
- Haiti plans to observe DST every year.
March 7, 2013, Paraguay -
"El 24 de marzo se atrasa la hora en 60 minutos", Administración Nacional de Electricidad
Paraguay will end DST on March 24, 2013, 3 weeks earlier than originally scheduled.
February 15 2013, Chile -
"Gobierno anuncia fechas de cambio de hora para el año 2013"
Gobierno de Chile (gob.cl)
Chile plans to start "winter time" from midnight April 27-28 2013.
February 8, 2013, Russia -
"Russia's Medvedev reluctant to reverse time changee", The Associated Press
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a meeting of the Cabinet spoke against the transfer to permanent winter time.
February 7, 2013, Russia -
"Russian Government has decided to return the the winter time"(in russian), Izvestia
Russia plans to switch back to the permanent winter time by the end of the year (2013).
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