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Daily Archives: June 15, 2017

Consequences of the political crisis: EUR reaches RON 4.59, highest level since August 2012

The National Bank of Romania (BNR) announced on Thursday a reference exchange rate of RON 4.5872/EUR, up by 0.45 percent – the highest level...

Teodor Melescanu, French approved ambassador discuss, among others, Romanian EU Presidency

Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Melescanu received on Thursday French approved ambassador to Romania Michele Ramis, on the occasion of the diplomat's presenting her...

Dragnea, after PSD’s decisions to expel Grindeanu and to file no-confidence motion: Gov’t occupied...

The decision to cancel Grindeanu’s party membership and to file the no-confidence motion against his Cabinet was unanimously adopted by PSD’s National Executive Committee,...

PSD’s National Executive Committee votes to expel Sorin Grideanu from party and to...

PSD leaders met again on Thursday, at 2 p.m., at the party’s central headquarters in Kisellef, in a National Executive Committee meeting meant to...

British Defence Secretary Fallon in Bucharest: I underscore firm commitment to Romania against Russia’s...

The UK underscores the firm commitment to Romania in the context of Russia's continued aggression, British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon stated on Thursday in...

Saxony PM Tillich congratulates Romania’s PM Grindeanu on not resigning office

German land Saxony's Prime Minister Stanislaw Tillich has congratulated his Romanian counterpart Sorin Grindeanu on the latter's decision not to resign office. 'Congratulations on your...

Darius Valcov, author of Gov’t activity assessment, indicted in two corruption dossiers and probed...

Former Minister Darius Valcov, author of the report assessing the activity of the Grindeanu Government, report presented on Wednesday at the meeting of PSD’s...

Gov’t: All ministers’ resignations at PM’s Cabinet; Grindeanu has 15 days to sent them...

All the resignations of ministers of the Government have reached the Cabinet of Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu, according to an official information which came...

New CExN convention at PSD central headquarters to discuss a pick for the...

The Social Democratic Party (PSD) has called on its National Executive Committee (CExN) to convene today at 14:00hrs, according to sources with the party. PSD...

Kaufland Romania, main supporter of ONGFest 2017

Responsibility is one the main values of Kaufland Romania. In 2017, the company became an important social partner for the Romanian civil society. The...

Spokesperson Dobrovolschi: President Iohannis urges ruling coalition to urgently resolve crisis to avoid political...

President Klaus Iohannis has urged the ruling coalition to urgently resolve the crisis inside it, presidential spokesperson Madalina Dobrovolschi said Thursday. "Romania's President has received...

JusMin Toader resigns office

In a Facebook post on Thursday, Justice Minister Tudorel Toader announced having stepped down from office. "I am voicing full solidarity with the Government members;...

Start-Up Nation programme gets activated

The Start-Up Nation programme got activated Thursday at 10:00hrs, on a budget of 1.7 billion lei from national and European funds to be disbursed...

Prysmian Group opens biggest fibre optic cable plant in Europe, in Slatina

The biggest fibre optic cable plant in Europe was inaugurated on Tuesday, within the Industrial Park on the outskirts of Slatina, in the presence...

Mastercard and TIFF, 11 years of partnership

At the sixteenth edition of the recently concluded Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF), Mastercard celebrated 11 years of partnership with the well-known European film...

Divertiland Summer Fest – a festival with and for the children

On June 18, 2017, between 12:00 and 16:00, Divertiland Water Park and the Color Smile Association call the children aged between 4 and 14...

In Berlin, Romania’s ForMin Melescanu discuss Romania’s German community with counterpart Gabriel

On a working visit on Wednesday in Berlin, Romania's Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu met Germany's Federal Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel to discuss the importance...

Timken Company – global leader on the roller bearings market, opens new plant in...

Timken Company – global leader on the roller bearings market – has opened a new plant in Prahova County, Romania, in response to global...

Association of Romanian Prosecutors supports the CSM’s approach, which asked President Iohannis not to...

The Association of Romanian Prosecutors welcomes and supports the approach made by the Superior Council of Magistracy (CSM), which asked President Klaus Iohannis not...

Criminal file for abusive behavior after the incident between Boureanu and the policemen

Prosecutors of the 1st District Court opened a criminal file in rem for abusive behavior, after the scandal in which the former MP Cristian...

CCR rejects as ungrounded the notification on the obligation to appear to the inquiry...

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR)  rejected on Wednesday, as ungrounded, the notification on the unconstitutionality of the provisions of the Deputies’ and Senators’...

Final court hearing in case in which Neculai Ontanu is indicted for passive bribery:...

At the final court hearing on Wednesday, prosecutors asked the Bucharest Court of Appeals to rule the maximum sentence – ten years in jail...

Dragnea insists, Grindeanu resists: PSD’s CExN voted to withdraw political support for Grindeanu Cabinet

The National Executive Committee (CExN) of the Social Democrat Party (PSD) has voted, on Wednesday, unanimously, to withdraw the political support for the Sorin...

Boc: Presidential elections of 2009 were not defrauded. The meeting held at Oprea couldn’t...

The former PM of the Liberal Democrat Party (PDL), Emil Boc, stated on Wednesday, after the hearing in the Inquiry Committee on the Presidential...