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South Korea, a country of increased international visibility

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The invitation I had received from Korea Foundation to visit Seoul, along 28 prominent journalists from 23 countries, brought me back on May 17 in the South Korean capital,...

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The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
In a message remitted to the Farmers’ National Conference, President Klaus Iohannis states that “transforming the Romanian agriculture into a real source of economic...

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Klaus Iohannis asks court to cancel ANI report

Klaus Iohannis asks court to cancel ANI report

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Klaus Iohannis has asked the court to cancel the National Integrity Agency (ANI) report in which the head of state was accused of incompatibility at the time he was Sibiu...

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‘Romanian Space Week’ kicks off in Bucharest

‘Romanian Space Week’ kicks off in Bucharest

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Researchers, engineers, technical experts, decision makers, providers and users of space technology and applications will participate over May 27 – 29, at the Conference...

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Parliament okays historian Cioroianu for Romania’s ambassador to UNESCO

Parliament okays historian Cioroianu for Romania’s ambassador to UNESCO

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Historian Adrian Cioroianu on Tuesday got a positive opinion of Parliament’s foreign affairs to be appointed Romania’s ambassador and permanent delegate to UNESCO. He...

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The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

In a message remitted to the Farmers’ National Conference, President Klaus Iohannis states that “transforming the Romanian agriculture into a real source of economic development is vital,” and considers that in this domain Romania needs “maybe more than ever an assumed political stance” and “an integrated vision.” The message points out that Romania has taken [...]

‘Romanian Space Week’ kicks off in Bucharest

Researchers, engineers, technical experts, decision makers, providers and users of space technology and applications will participate over May 27 – 29, at the Conference Center of the ‘Elie Carafoli’ National Institute for Aerospace Research and Development in the annual conference ‘Romanian Space Week’, organized by the Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) under the aegis of the [...]

Klaus Iohannis asks court to cancel ANI report

Klaus Iohannis has asked the court to cancel the National Integrity Agency (ANI) report in which the head of state was accused of incompatibility at the time he was Sibiu Mayor. The request has been filed at the Alba Iulia Court of Appeals and will be analyzed on Wednesday. The High Court has already cancelled [...]

Has Adriana Saftoiu broken the loyalty commitment? Risks she faces after disclosures on Traian Basescu

Has Adriana Saftoiu broken the loyalty commitment she signed when she joined the Presidential Administration staff? What about the law on state secret information? Could anything be held against her ethically speaking? Traian Basescu has attacked his former adviser, Adriana Saftoiu, after the publication of excerpts from her ‘Cotroceni Chronicle’ volume. The ex-president made the [...]

Vote by post – theme for PNL’s no-confidence vote

National Liberal Party (PNL) co-chairperson Alina Gorghiu on Monday said PM Victor Ponta breaks fundamental human rights by his refusal to publicly discuss the law on the vote by post – says an interview she offered to ziare.com website on 26 May. The Liberals are getting ready to initiate a no-confidence vote on 5 June, [...]

South Korea, a country of increased international visibility

The invitation I had received from Korea Foundation to visit Seoul, along 28 prominent journalists from 23 countries, brought me back on May 17 in the South Korean capital, in a beautiful spring Sunday. I confess that was awaiting with great impatience and curiosity the arrival of the great metropolis I was about to see [...]

Senate Speaker and four senators ask President Iohannis to dismiss heads of Supreme Court, Anticorruption Directorate

Senate Speaker Calin Popescu-Tariceanu and four senators ask President Klaus Iohannis to dismiss or obtain the resignation of the heads of the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ, Romania’s Supreme Court) Livia Stanciu (photo R) and of the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA), Laura Codruta Kovesi on grounds of infringement of the fundamental rights and [...]

Former secretary of state detained in Romanian Post corruption probe

Marius Constantin Fecioru, former secretary of state within the Informational Society Ministry, has been detained for 24 hours on Tuesday, being accused of causing damage to the Romanian Post. Feciour showed up at the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) headquarters around 12.30 p.m., after he was subpoenaed. The case concerns acts of corruption committed by Romanian [...]

CSM member proposes Iohannis should mediate plenary meeting on SRI’s immixture in justice

Judge Horaţius Dumbravă proposed during the plenary meeting on Tuesday that President Klaus Iohannis should mediate a future meeting of the Superior Council of Magistracy (CSM) that will discuss the subject of the involvement of the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) in the act of justice. The CSM member made his proposal in the context of [...]

Chinese Ambassador attends launch of local branch of Romanian-Chinese Association in Timisoara

A prestigious company from China (ZTE) will hire 150 locals in the IT&C field   A local branch of the Romanian-Chinese Association was launched on Tuesday in Timisoara, with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Romania, Xu Feihong, in attendance. He remarked that the inauguration of the branch represented a platform for [...]