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Daily Archives: February 15, 2017

Minister-delegate for European Affairs, Ana Birchall : Romania can and should be an important...

Romania can and should be an important voice on the regional level, but also on the level of the whole European Union in what...

Interim JusMin Ana Birchall meets chief prosecutors and magistrates’ representatives

Interim Justice Minister Ana Birchall stated on Wednesday that she had meetings with the chief prosecutors, the Union of Judges and the representatives of...

Dragnea: Development and Investment Sovereign Fund has generated huge interest among international financiers

Romania's Development and Investment Sovereign Fund (FSDI), included in the electoral programme of the Social Democratic Party (PSD), has generated huge interest in international...

Traian Basescu, proposal for the referendum initiated by Iohannis

Former President Traian Basescu recommends to his successor Klaus Iohannis to also include the question “Do you agree that the Romanian Parliament will consist...

PSD’s Nicolicea: One can’t legislate an abrogated ordinance. Law approving GEO 14 should say...

Lower Chamber Judiciary Committee Chairman Eugen Nicolicea stated on Wednesday that the members of the committee will adopt government emergency ordinance no.14 (GEO 14)...

MAE organizes international conference titled “Towards an International Court against Terrorism?”

The Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) is organizing on Thursday, together with the Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Ministry of the Kingdom of Spain and the...

Charged with influence peddling, former Lower Chamber Speaker Valeriu Zgonea placed under judicial control

On Wednesday afternoon, former Lower Chamber Speaker Valeriu Zgonea was heard for almost three hours at the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) Ploiesti, stating when...

Over 250 travel agencies and tour-operators from 14 countries to attend Romanian Tourism Fair

Over 250 travel agencies and tour-operators from 14 countries (Austria, Bulgaria, Egypt, Croatia, the Russian Federation, Greece, Israel, Moldova, Palestine, Poland, the Dominican Republic,...

Record data traffic in Vodafone Romania’s network at the start of the 20 years...

The free unlimited internet offer on Valentine’s Day generated record data traffic in Supernet™ 4G+, with the highest increase of hourly total...

ForMin Melescanu welcomes AMRO President Stewart

Romania's Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu on Wednesday welcomed visiting President of the American-Romanian Business Council (AMRO) Eric Stewart, according to a press statement released...

Meeting of Deputy PM Shhaideh with US Ambassador, Strategic Partnership and MDRAPFE priorities on...

Deputy Prime Minister Sevil Shhaideh, also Minister of Regional Development, Public Administration and European Funds (MDRAPFE), met on Wednesday with US Ambassador to Romania,...

European Commission launches infringement procedures against Romania over retail trade of agricultural, food products

The European Commission on Wednesday launched infringement procedures against Hungary and Romania regarding retail trade of agricultural and food products, according to a press...

ForMin Melescanu, Kazakhstan’s Ambassador review bilateral relations

On Tuesday, Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu met the Republic of Kazakhstan’s Ambassador to Romania Daulet Batrashevev. “The meeting tackled aspects that concern the deepening of...

PSD’s National Executive Council convened to discuss appointment of two new ministers and party...

The Social Democratic Party’s (PSD) National Executive Council (CExN)  meeting that will discuss the appointment of the new Justice Minister and Business Environment Minister...

PM Grindeanu: I will go to Brussels with Minister Melescanu- meetings with Tusk and...

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu announced on Tuesday at the Antena 3 private television station, that he will leave for Brussels, together with Foreign Affairs...

Romanian bus, involved in car crash in Hungary; two Arad SMURD teams sent to...

A Romanian tour bus with passengers on board was involved in a multi-vehicle crash in Hungary, near the Nadlac border, two Mobile Emergency Service...

The effects of repealing GEO No.13. The courts acquit people accused of abuse of...

*Four persons accused of abuse of office, acquitted by the Cluj Court of Appeal   Four persons from the former leadership of SC Electrica Nord Transilvania,...

PM Grindeanu says he doesn’t share President’s concern regarding budget for 2017

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu stated on Tuesday that he doesn't share "the concern" that President Klaus Iohannis expressed regarding the budget for 2017. "We are...

Ex-President Basescu: I made no mistake consolidating independence of prosecutors, judges; system’s big problem...

The head of the People's Movement Party (PMP) and Senator, Traian Basescu, states he did not make a mistake when consolidating the independence of...

Bucharest Stock Exchange: RON 7.87 million net profit in 2016, increase by 19pct compared...

The Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) registered a net profit of RON 7.87 million in 2016, an increase by 19pct compared to the previous year,...

Official statistics: Volume of construction works down 4.8 pct in 2016

The volume of construction works was down 4.8 percent in 2016 from the previous year expressed as raw series, with capital repair works marking...

Romania’s economy up by 4.8 percent in 2016

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 4.8 percent in 2016 compared to 2015, after a growth of 4.7 percent as gross series (4.8...

Liviu Dragnea at ICCJ: I’m innocent. Case is based on 2 or 3 false...

*Three defendants in Dragnea case admit accusations, new term in court - 28 March   High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ) magistrates convened on Tuesday...

Zitec develops innovative project for the European Space Agency

The company creates, in partnership with the Institute of Space Sciences (ISS), a laboratory prototype After the validation and testing of the technology...

Pink Martini, with Storm Large, in Bucharest

The small orchestra, Pink Martini, comes back in Bucharest, at Sala Palatului, on the 20th and 21st of April. Jazz, pop, classical music, those...

Garanti Bank’s Outlook, upgraded to Stable by Fitch

International Rating Agency Fitch Ratings upgraded Garanti Bank Romania’s (GBR) Outlook to Stable, and confirmed its ratings. As such, the bank’s Long Term IDR...

Telekom presents Andrea Bocelli World Tour 2017 in Romania

Telekom continues this year the series of exceptional musical events and presents Andrea Bocelli World Tour 2017 in Romania. The Romanian public will have the...