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The drama of the Romanian village

December 19th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Romania’s integration in the EU was a common wish of the entire Romanian nation, expressed with so much passion that the chorus of invocations dedicated to this topic could...

Business»

In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta

In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta

December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Mihnea Costoiu, former Minister-delegate for Higher Education and Scientific Research, spoke on Friday about a project to build an International Centre for Advanced Studies...

Politics»

Victor Ponta on Basescu’s overview: It’s subjective, highlighted the positive parts and hid the negative ones

Victor Ponta on Basescu’s overview: It’s subjective, highlighted the positive parts and hid the negative ones

December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday said that the overview made by President Traian Basescu in his last press conference at the Cotroceni Palace  is subjective, stating...

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Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes

Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes

December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The military and civilian personnel of the Ministry of Defence participate over December 20 – 22 in wreath and garland laying military ceremonies at the monuments dedicated...

World»

MAE hails resuming of U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations

MAE hails resuming of U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations

December 19th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs  (MAE) hails the announcement made by the United States of America and the Republic of Cuba on resuming the diplomatic relations...

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In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta

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