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On goodwill…

April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
“A great empire must descend in order to receive small countries, like the big river receives its tributaries. A small country must bend in order to be protected under a...

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WB: 2.5-3 pc  economic growth for Romania in 2014, even higher

WB: 2.5-3 pc economic growth for Romania in 2014, even higher

April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The macroeconomic situation will continue to consolidate in the context of the program with IMF and EU, Elisabetta Capannelli, Country Manager for Romania at WB. The World...

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PM Ponta: I can’t say we are closer to Schengen

April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Premier Victor Ponta cannot say that Romania is closer to joining the Schengen Area from a political point of view, considering that the political view in France and the Netherlands...

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Rains to continue until Friday evening

Rains to continue until Friday evening

April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Large quantities of rain will be registered in southwestern regions. Over 300 locals isolated in Vrancea County. The meteorological warning for heavy rains was extended until...

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Ban: Security Council must act on violations in Syria

Ban: Security Council must act on violations in Syria

April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Kai-moon said the U.N. Security Council must take action to address what he called “flagrant violations” of international law in Syria,...

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WB: 2.5-3 pc economic growth for Romania in 2014, even higher

The macroeconomic situation will continue to consolidate in the context of the program with IMF and EU, Elisabetta Capannelli, Country Manager for Romania at WB. The World Bank (WB) estimates that Romania will record in 2014 an economic growth between 2.5 and 3 percent, possibly even higher, in case it will turn out to be [...]

Rains to continue until Friday evening

Large quantities of rain will be registered in southwestern regions. Over 300 locals isolated in Vrancea County. The meteorological warning for heavy rains was extended until Friday evening, Ion Sandu, the director of the National Meteorological Administration (ANM) announced. Moreover, the National Hydrology and Water Management Institute issued a hydrological warning for the rivers that [...]

PM Ponta: I can’t say we are closer to Schengen

Premier Victor Ponta cannot say that Romania is closer to joining the Schengen Area from a political point of view, considering that the political view in France and the Netherlands is “tricked,” the Premier pointing out however that Romanian officials have to ask for fair treatment, not to plead with someone. “Emigration to France does [...]

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On goodwill…

“A great empire must descend in order to receive small countries, like the big river receives its tributaries. A small country must bend in order to be protected under a great empire. Thus, one will gain in size, the other in the power of ruling the people. Similarly, the great ones must bend when it [...]