Information wanted #1: time zone names in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine

Tobias Conradi tobias.conradi at
Tue Sep 27 14:50:45 UTC 2011

> Belarus:
> The government resolution #1229 issued Sep 15, 2011 doesn't name the new
> standard time specifically but says "time measurement (/ischislyeniye/) is
> to be conducted according with the international timezones system, by the
> zonal time (/poyasnoye vryemya/) plus 1 hour, with no observing of the
> seasonal time (/syezonnoye vryemya/)".
> []

That could be read as forward time, and maybe convince those that
opposed EEFT and adding a concept of FT to the Theory file as proposed
last week on this mailing list.

> And, like I said before, Western abbreviations of EE.T nature are known
> prevailingly to IT specialists here.
So, can we get rid of FET?

Tobias Conradi
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