Editorial»

Realistic responsibility

July 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
In Steven Spielberg’s “Munich” the Israeli agents tasked with punishing the ones who had planned the kidnapping of Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Bavaria’s...

Business»

Agricultural output in 2013, a new all time high – RON 78.4 bn

Agricultural output in 2013, a new all time high – RON 78.4 bn

July 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
According to INS, last years’ modifications occurred in the structure of production in the sense of the increase of the weight held by vegetal production to 68.6 pc and...

Politics»

Ciolos: EU in search of new ways of supporting  Republic of Moldova in trade dispute with Russia

Ciolos: EU in search of new ways of supporting Republic of Moldova in trade dispute with Russia

July 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
“The EU is seeking new ways of supporting Republic of Moldova producers who have been affected by Russia’s ceasing of fruit and vegetable imports,” Dacian Ciolos, European...

Social»

Military Press Museum opens in Bucharest

July 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
As of Wednesday, the military press has a dedicated museum in Bucharest. The Military Press Museum was inaugurated at the premises of the Press Trust of the Ministry of National...

World»

Ukraine Coalition Government Collapses

July 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Ukraine’s coalition collapsed on Thursday after two parties quit during a months-long pro-Russian insurgency in the nation’s east that downed a Malaysian Air jet last...

Recent Articles

Ciolos: EU in search of new ways of supporting Republic of Moldova in trade dispute with Russia

“The EU is seeking new ways of supporting Republic of Moldova producers who have been affected by Russia’s ceasing of fruit and vegetable imports,” Dacian Ciolos, European Commissioner for Agriculture, stated after Wednesday’s meeting with Karel De Gucht, Commissioner for Trade, and Stefan Fule, Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy. “We are looking for [...]

Agricultural output in 2013, a new all time high – RON 78.4 bn

According to INS, last years’ modifications occurred in the structure of production in the sense of the increase of the weight held by vegetal production to 68.6 pc and the decrease of animal production to 30.4 pc. Romanian agriculture is one of the economic sectors with the highest development potential, which is capable of contributing, [...]

President Basescu sends CAS law back to Parliament, premier insists for enforcement

Despite premier Ponta’s insistence to enforce the law as quickly as possible, President Traian Basescu refused to promulgate it and signed on Wednesday the request of re-examination by the Parliament of the law on the cuts to social contribution (CAS). In a press conference at Cotroceni Palace, Basescu reiterated the social security contribution cut is [...]

Victor Ponta: “I will run for President”

Premier Victor Ponta officially announced on Adevarul Live on Thursday that he will run in the presidential elections. The PSD President would have feared an electoral competition with Crin Antonescu, however PNL’s decision to designate Klaus Iohannis as its presidential candidate “took a load off of his mind.” “I will run,” Ponta pointed out. “It’s [...]

Ukraine Coalition Government Collapses

Ukraine’s coalition collapsed on Thursday after two parties quit during a months-long pro-Russian insurgency in the nation’s east that downed a Malaysian Air jet last week, bloomberg.com reports. The UDAR and Svoboda parties said they’d leave the government and seek a snap parliamentary ballot, according to statements on Thursday on their websites. Under the constitution, [...]

European Fair of Castles to premiere in Romania

The first European fair of castles to be held in Romania will take place next year at Corvinilor Castle in Hunedoara between May 1 and May 13, 2015, Agerpres reports. The event, hosted by the Hunedoara Town Hall, is aimed at promoting the touristic potential of the old continent’s historical monuments. Organizers of ‘The European [...]

Anniversary screening in Berlin: “Forest of the Hanged” by Liviu Ciulei

The film “Forest of the Hanged” by Liviu Ciulei will be screened on Sunday, July 27 at Zeughauskino, the Berlin vintage film cinema, during a program devoted to the commemoration of 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War, initiated by the Romanian Cultural Institute in Berlin. To commemorate the centennial of this [...]

Garanti Bank loans granted to SMEs, up by 20 pc in the last four years

In this context, the Turkish financial-banking group will grant EUR 35 M to Romanian SMEs, following a new loan agreement with IFC, member of WB. The appetite for financing of the local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) has been constantly developing for the past years. Garanti Bank, one of the most important players on the [...]

Romanian-Hungarian accord to conclude 20 road connections

The agreement amount is EUR 80 million and does not include the creation of new border points. Deputy PM and Minister of Regional Development and Public Administration Liviu Dragnea and Minister of National Development of Hungary Sesztak Miklos signed on Thursday the Agreement between the Romanian Government and the Hungarian Government regarding the road connections [...]

Bucharest airport passenger traffic, up 7 pc in H1

More than 3.7 million passengers transited the two airports of Bucharest over the first half of 2014. The figure is 7 percent up year-on-year, while the number of airplanes also advanced 4 percent, the Bucharest Airports National Company informed in a release. June set a record with 800,993 passengers, up nearly 11 percent compared to [...]