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Daily Archives: February 10, 2017

UK Ambassador Brummell meets Minister-delegate Birchall. Brexit impact on Romanians, among discussion topics

Minister-delegate for European Affairs Ana Birchall welcomed on Friday Ambassador of the UK in Bucharest Paul Brummell, whom she spoke with including about the...

ForMin Melescanu talks with Ambassador of Algeria about enhancing commercial exchanges between countries

Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu welcomed on a courtesy visit on Friday Ambassador of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Taous Djellouli. The two officials...

Minister-delegate Birchall, ambassador Meier-Klodt discuss Romania-Germany cooperation

Minister-delegate Ana Birchall and Germany's ambassador to Bucharest Cord Meier-Klodt met on Friday to discuss cooperation between Romania and Germany in the areas of...

Turcan: PNL should be the first party that learns from message of people in...

The interim head of the National Liberal Party (PNL) and Member of Parliament, Raluca Turcan, stated on Friday, in a press conference in Sibiu,...

STS: 58.57pct of received calls to 112 last year – false; in January 2017...

Approximately 59pct out of 14,600,440 calls received last year from the European unique number for Emergency 112 were false alarms, and in January this...

Court decides to start trial on merits in Tariceanu case

Magistrates of the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ) rejected on Friday the appeal filed by Calin Popescu-Tariceanu and decided to start the...

Russian Ambassador Kuzmin on protests: Recent events do not offer a favorable ground for...

Ambassador of Russia in Bucharest Valery Kuzmin stated on Friday that the recent events in Romania don't offer a favorable ground for establishing a...

Registration authority: National vehicle fleet tops 7 ml in 2016, some 1.25 ml units...

Romania's national fleet advanced 6.21 pct in 2016 from the year before to more than 7 million vehicles of which over 1.25 million registered...

The reasoning of Liviu Dragnea’s conviction in the Referendum case, made public: “He chose...

The Supreme Court has reasoned the decision by which Liviu Dragnea has been definitively sentenced to two years in prison in the case related...

Electricity consumption advances 4.2 pct in 2016, exports decline 18.2 pct

Electricity consumption in Romania increased by 4.2 percent in 2017 to over 54.8 billion kWh, while electricity usage for public lighting declined 1.1 percent,...

Official statistics: Romania’s gas imports surge 629 pct in 2016

Romania's gas imports shot up 629 percent in 2016 compared with 2015, reaching 1.185 million tonnes of oil equivalent (toe), shows data released on...

Romania reports December 2016 negative population growth of 9,782

Romania has recorded a December 2016 negative population growth of 9,782, as deaths outnumbered births 25,066 to 15,284, according to data with the National...

Eurostat: Minimum wage in Romania doubles compared to 2008

Bulgaria and Romania had on 1 January 2017 the lowest minimum wages in the European Union (EU), namely 235 Euros and 275 Euros per...

National Employment Agency: Almost 21,000 job vacancies as of Feb. 10

There were 20,880 job vacancies with various companies entered as of Friday in the national jobs directory, the National Employment Agency said. In a breakdown...

President Iohannis signs decree to designate Ana Birchall Justice interim minister

President Klaus Iohannis on Friday signed the decrees finding the vacation of the government member position through the resignation of Florin Iordache as Justice...

How to work correctly in the Forex market?

As it is known, trading in the Forex financial market is connected with lots of psychological difficulties which have the strongest effect on nervous...

Reactions following Florin Iordache’s resignation from JusMin office

Senate’s Judiciary Committee Chairman: Florin Iordache shouldn’t have resigned   Following Justice Minister Florin Iordache’s resignation, Serban Nicolae, Chairman of the Senate’s Judiciary Committee, stated for...

Speaker Dragnea asks MPs to pass emergency ordinance no. 14 as soon as procedurally...

Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies Liviu Dragnea on Friday urged Parliament to follow the procedures for the approval of a law sanctioning Government...

Iranian Culture Days kick off in Bucharest

*Persian Art and Handicraft Exhibition   The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the National Village Museum “Dimitrie Gusti” invite the interested public on...

Botosani County becomes Romania’s coldest county as temperature drops to minus 26.4 degrees Celsius

Temperatures on Friday morning dropped to minus 21.2 degrees Celsius at 07:00hrs, local, in the northeastern county of Botosani, according to data provided by...

Valer Dorneanu, CCR President: The Parliament and the Government should solve the situations by...

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) President Valer Dorneanu, stated on Thursday that the Parliament and the Government have to settle the way of...

Romania loans Rep. Moldova EUR 50 million instalment a month earlier than initial date

Romania will loan the Republic of Moldova, a month earlier, the second instalment worth EUR 50 million of the loan ratified in 2016, worth...

Camelia Bogdan, one of the two judges who decided Dan Voiculescu’s conviction, excluded from...

The Department for Judges of the Superior Council of Magistracy (CSM) decided on Wednesday, the exclusion from magistracy of Camelia Bogdan, one of the...

Parliament hearings on violence at February 1st protest. SRI’s Hellvig: Nothing to reproach myself...

The Parliamentary Committee for the Oversight of the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) invited SRI Director Eduard Hellvig (photo), Interior Minister Carmen Dan and the...

EcoMin Petrescu: Companies in defence industry can invest 60pct of assets amounts

Economy Minister Alexandru Petrescu announced on Thursday that, according to a normative act adopted by the Government, the companies in the defence industry will...

Director Radu Gabrea passes away at 79

Director Radu Gabrea passed away on Thursday night, at 79, the artist's wife, actress Victoria Cocias told Agerpres. Radu Gabrea, born on 20 June 1937,...

Situation of Romanians sentenced in Malaysia- discussed by State Secretary Monica Ghita with Ambassador...

State Secretary for Global Bilateral Affairs Monica Ghita, welcomed on Thursday in an audience Ambassador of Malaysia to Romania Dato' Tajul Aman Mohammad, to...

Central bank estimates 4 pct – 5 pct economic growth for 2017. Romanian producers...

The National Bank of Romania (BNR) forecasts for 2017 an economic growth ranging between 4 pct and 5 pct, but this is in connection...

Basescu: Regardless how nit-picky some are, we must admit the progress of Romania and...

Popular Movement Party (PMP) leader Traian Basescu compared June 1990 to February 2017, saying that regardless how nit-picky some are we must admit that...

Ciolos and Dragu file written answers on 2016 budget topic. Ex-Premier sends technical analysis...

Ex-Premier Dacian Ciolos, ex-Finance Minister Anca Dragu and ex-Deputy Premier Vasile Dancu were invited for hearings within the joint Budget-Finances Committees on Thursday. The...

Romanian films on the roster of the Berlinale

Romania will feature a multi-faceted presence at Europe's first major event in the year's film festival season - the 67th Berlinale; 'Ana, Mon Amour''...