Daily Archives: April 21, 2017

Foreign Ministry: Untapped cooperation potential between Romania, Gulf states

Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu welcomed on Friday Assistant Secretary general of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC), Abdel Aziz Abu Hamad Aluwaisheg, says a...

PM Grindeanu: Debate in Parliament will give necessary thrust to uniform pay draft law

The uniform pay draft law will enter Parliament, in the coming period, PM Sorin Grindeanu said on Friday, pointing out that the debate in...

Joint declaration of Romanian, German ForMins on the 25th anniversary of the bilateral Friendship...

Friendship and mutual respect are the defining elements of the political, economic and social relationships between Romania and Germany that serve as a model...

Minister-delegate Birchall in Austria: Romania pleads for unitary, coherent and fair strategy in Brexit...

Romania pleads for a unitary, coherent and fair strategy within the future negotiations regarding the UK leaving the European Union (EU), stated Minister-delegate for...

Romania’s Foreign Ministry condemns Paris attack, displays solidarity with France

Romania's Foreign Ministry (MAE) on Friday extended its best wishes to the families of the French police officers victims of a Thursday night terror...

PM Grindeanu says things under control, despite unfavourable weather

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu on Friday said that he is informed every hour on the problems caused by the unfavourable weather, specifying that "things...

Partnership in the service of citizens

By Eduard Hellvig, Romanian Intelligence Service Director Ten years since its accession to the European Union, Romania is at an essential moment for its democratic...

Trotting races have been resumed on the only Hippodrome in Romania

After years of waiting, especially because of the prolonged deadline of finalizing the modernization works, the racing was resumed on the Hippodrome in Ploiesti,...

The second edition of the event called “Piazzola, an Authentic Story” has two stops...

Astor Piazzola’s tangos will be heard also in Prahova, at the end of this week. The event is possible thanks to the ArgEnTango band...

Praktiker Romania announces financial results for 2016: Sales have increased by more than 3%

For 2016, Praktiker Romania announces an increase in sales of more than 3% over 2015. The positive financial results come in the context of...

Farmec open its first Gerovital store in Cluj

Farmec, the most important Romanian manufacturer of cosmetics, continues the extension of the brand stores, by opening in Cluj the first Gerovital store in...

German Ambassador Cord Meier-Klodt, on the 25th anniversary of the Friendship Treaty...

Mr. Ambassador Cord Meier-Klodt, in the three months since you took up your post in Romania, you have had numerous official contacts with Romanian...

Objective of parliamentary commission of inquiry into 2009 elections: ascertaining some institutions’ involvement in...

The parliamentary commission of inquiry into the presidential elections of 2009 has as an objective ascertaining the possible extent of involvement on the part...

First Vice-President of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans pays official visit to Bucharest :...

“The best warranter of the rule of law is the Romanian people, who will continue the fight against corruption after the Cooperation and Verification...

Romania’s Ponor, Iordache, Cimpian, Crisan qualify to beam, floor, all-around finals

Romania's gymnasts Catalina Ponor (photo), Larisa Iordache, Olivia Cimpian and Ioana Crisan on Thursday advanced to the women's beam, floor and all-around finals of...

Bad weather halts road traffic on several national roads, closes Black Sea ports

Road traffic was down on several segments of Romania's national roads on Friday morning because of snow and icy winds the Infotrafic Centre with...

Traian Basescu files pardon bill amendments, PMP doesn’t assume them

*Filled amendments would pardon sentences up to 10 years in prison, including for terrorism, and would halve sentences received by women, including for corruption...

Dragnea:No delay with Uniform Pay bill, we’ll table it on Monday

Social Democratic Party (PSD) chairman stated on Thursday that there has been no delay with the Uniform Pay bill, which will be tabled in...

Grindeanu: We’ll send to Parliament bill amending Criminal Codes after public consultations end

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu stated on Thursday that the bill amending the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code will be sent to Parliament...

Economic projection board affirms Romania’s 2017 growth estimate at 5.2pct

The National Prognosis Commission (CNP) has affirmed at 5.2 percent Romania's 2017 economic growth projection, which is a 0.15-percent nominal increase from its previous...