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IMF no longer world economy policeman

April 17th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The impulse to write the lines below was induced to me yesterday morning, while was reading Romanian MEP Adrian Severin’s open letter, addressed to the German Ambassador...

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Tenaris inaugurates investment worth 14 million dollars in Zalau

Tenaris inaugurates investment worth 14 million dollars in Zalau

April 18th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Tenaris, a leading supplier of tubes, reconfirmed its interest for Romania through a new investment of 14 million dollars into a training centre for its 1,700 employees,...

Politics»

PM Ponta on the consultations due on Monday with president Iohannis: New Election Code, a political deal we will respect

PM Ponta on the consultations due on Monday with president Iohannis: New Election Code, a political deal we will respect

April 18th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Premier Victor Ponta said on Friday in the town of Beclean – Bistrita-Nasaud County, that at the talks due on Monday with President Klaus Iohannis on the Election Code,...

Social»

One hundred Francophone students of 20 countries gather in Cluj-Napoca, the European Youth Capital

One hundred Francophone students of 20 countries gather in Cluj-Napoca, the European Youth Capital

April 18th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Central and Eastern Europe Bureau of the University Agency of the Francophonie (BECO AUF) is organising from 20 to 24 of April the 4th edition of the Francophone Students’...

World»

Nine more Romanians evacuated from Yemen

Nine more Romanians evacuated from Yemen

April 18th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Nine more Romanian citizens were evacuated from Yemen on Friday, the Foreign Affairs Ministry informed Agerpres in a release. A mother and two children were safely evacuated...

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PM Ponta on the consultations due on Monday with president Iohannis: New Election Code, a political deal we will respect

Premier Victor Ponta said on Friday in the town of Beclean – Bistrita-Nasaud County, that at the talks due on Monday with President Klaus Iohannis on the Election Code, a meeting Ponta will be attending in his capacity as leader of the Social Democratic Party, there will be no proposals to amend the Code, in [...]

One hundred Francophone students of 20 countries gather in Cluj-Napoca, the European Youth Capital

The Central and Eastern Europe Bureau of the University Agency of the Francophonie (BECO AUF) is organising from 20 to 24 of April the 4th edition of the Francophone Students’ Regional Festival of Central and Eastern Europe. Cluj-Napoca – The European Youth Capital on 2015, is hosting this celebration of the Francophone young. Under the [...]

Romanian engineer Birtok Baneasa wins gold medal at Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions

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Tenaris inaugurates investment worth 14 million dollars in Zalau

Tenaris, a leading supplier of tubes, reconfirmed its interest for Romania through a new investment of 14 million dollars into a training centre for its 1,700 employees, inaugurated on Saturday in Zalau. Tenaris CEO Paolo Rocca, Prime Minister Victor Ponta, Transport Minister Ioan Rus, and local and county authorities attended the event. “Tenaris is exactly [...]

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UDMR’s Kelemen sceptic about censure motion, government change

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Ponta, Dragnea attack Court of Auditors

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Convicted Romanian extradited from Spain to serve 20 years in prison

Convicted mobster Ioan Clamparu was escorted on Friday into an arrest facility of the Romanian police, under a European warrant; he is to serve a 20-year prison term, a release of the Inspectorate General of the Romanian Police informed Agerpres. Clamparu was brought to Bucharest owing to the international collaboration between police and the judiciary [...]