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Respect people’s right to work!

July 31st, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The increasingly frequent and pressing bad news for the public has managed to rattle the Romanians’ collective consciousness and, what’s more, to divide the Romanian people....

Business»

Finance Ministry borrowed RON 45 M from commercial banks on Tuesday

August 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The Public Finance Ministry (MFP) borrowed 45 million lei from local banks on Tuesday, this being an additional amount related to the bonds auction held on Monday, when the...

Politics»

Ponta in dialogue with Antonescu: Romania’s future president will no longer have Basescu’s power

August 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Monday evening had a telephone intervention in a live TV show on Realitatea TV private television channel, where former National Liberal Party...

Social»

The National Students’ Council to carry out ‘Minister for a Day’ programme

August 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The National Students’ Council (CNE) is going to carry out a programme dubbed ‘Minister for a Day’ in cooperation with the Ministry of National Education,...

World»

FM Corlatean: The EU should be ready to adopt additional sanctions on Russia

August 18th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The EU top diplomats gathered at the Foreign Affairs Council meeting on August 15 – Romanian Foreign Minister Titus Corlatean included – discussed the situation...

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Ponta in dialogue with Antonescu: Romania’s future president will no longer have Basescu’s power

Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Monday evening had a telephone intervention in a live TV show on Realitatea TV private television channel, where former National Liberal Party (PNL) Chairman Crin Antonescu had been invited to publicly voice his hope that the fact that none of the Social Liberal Union (USL) Co-chairmen had personal arrangements with [...]

Businessman Dinu Patriciu dies at 64

Businessman Dinu Patriciu has died in London, where he was receiving medical care after the liver transplant procedure he underwent a year and a half ago in Milan, Italy. Medical sources have stated that most probably, ‘his death came as a consequence of post-transplant complications’. Former President Iliescu: I met Patriciu when he represented group [...]

Finance Ministry borrowed RON 45 M from commercial banks on Tuesday

The Public Finance Ministry (MFP) borrowed 45 million lei from local banks on Tuesday, this being an additional amount related to the bonds auction held on Monday, when the Treasury drew 300 million lei, at a 4.14 percent yield. Three banks submitted bids worth 45 million lei in the non-competitive bidding session on Tuesday. MFP [...]

Romania exports beverages, tobacco worth over 227 mln euros, in first 4 months of 2014

Romania exported, in the first four months of this year, beverages and tobacco of 227.2 million euros, by 43.3 million euros above the level recorded in the same period of 2013, according to the data centralised by the National Institute of Statistics. Beverage and tobacco imports amounted to 133 million euros, being worth by 5.8 [...]

Farmec posts H1 turnover of RON 75.2 M, down 6.13% from H1 2013

Romanian cosmetics producer Farmec Cluj-Napoca recorded a turnover of 75.2 million lei in H1 2014, up by 6.13% from the same period of 2013, according to a company’s release issued on Tuesday for Agerpres. In 2014, Farmec allocated an investment budget of 10.7 million lei. ‘We invest constantly in the latest technologies and pay close [...]

State-owned companies subordinated to Department for Energy, compelled to draw up development strategies for at least 10 years

The state-owned companies subordinated to the Department for Energy will be compelled to draw up development strategies for at least 10 years, but also a transparent system for granting sponsorship, reads an Order issued by Minister-Delegate for Energy, Razvan Nicolescu. ‘Minister-Delegate for Energy has issued a minister order to strengthen the rules of corporate governance [...]

Ponta tells ministers to spend money allotted for investments

Prime Minister Victor Ponta has asked ministers on Tuesday to finalize the spending of money allotted for investments, emphasizing that these funds were not cut, as was stated in public circles, but their spending was not concluded for reasons pertaining to, among others, procedures. ‘We have enough work this week and next week. I want [...]

Elena Udrea to run for People’s Movement Party in presidential election

The chair of People’s Movement Party (MPM) Elena Udrea is the party’s candidate in the November presidential elections, following a decision of the PMP National College on Tuesday. ‘PMP has designated me through a vote in the National College as candidate in the presidential election. It’s a big responsibility, one which I assume alongside the [...]

ForMin’s State Secretary Aurescu meets with Canadian jet crews stationed in Romania

State Secretary for Strategic Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE), Bogdan Aurescu, has visited, on Tuesday, at the invitation of the Canadian side, the 71st Airbase in Campia Turzii (western Romania), the military airmen and the CF-18 military aircraft stationed in Romania, the visit being attended also by Canada’s ambassador to Bucharest Joanne [...]

Szilagyi Zsolt: For first time in history, Hungarian community will have two presidential candidates

Vice Chairman of the Hungarian People’s Party of Transylvania (PPMT), Szilagyi Zsolt on Tuesday in Oradea (northwestern Romania) launched his candidacy for the November presidential elections, declaring that it’s for the first time in history when the Hungarian community will have two candidates in the race for Romania’s Presidency, which means it will have more [...]