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We are not a country of corrupt people!

January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
For several years now, partners of Romania’s, representatives of countries with which we even have strategic partnerships in place, have not ceased to warn us that the scourge...

Business»

AT Kearney: Romania’s energy consumption will increase by a maximum of 0,7%/y until 2025

AT Kearney: Romania’s energy consumption will increase by a maximum of 0,7%/y until 2025

January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The path on which Romania treads in terms of building green-field large energy projects is wrong, according to a study by consulting company AT Kearney and Fondul Proprietatea...

Politics»

PSD’s proposals for the talks at Cotroceni on the electoral system

PSD’s proposals for the talks at Cotroceni on the electoral system

January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta said after the meeting of the PSD leadership on Monday that, during the consultations with President Iohannis  scheduled on Wednesday at the...

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President Iohannis: The memory of the victims of Holocaust stays with us as a painful warning of history

President Iohannis: The memory of the victims of Holocaust stays with us as a painful warning of history

January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis sees the memory of the victims of Holocaust as a painful warning of history. ‘Seventy years ago, the prisoners of the extermination camp of...

World»

Romanian delegation at “Let My People Live!” international forum dedicated to the Holocaust victims

Romanian delegation at “Let My People Live!” international forum dedicated to the Holocaust victims

January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
A Romanian delegation represented by MPs, high officials of Government and Parliament and delegates of the political parties  visits the Czech Republic to take part  in...

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President Iohannis: The memory of the victims of Holocaust stays with us as a painful warning of history

President Klaus Iohannis sees the memory of the victims of Holocaust as a painful warning of history. ‘Seventy years ago, the prisoners of the extermination camp of Auschwitz ere liberated. I have bestowed the Faithful Service Order in the rank of Knight upon several Romanian survivors. The decorating ceremony today, at the Cotroceni Palace, is [...]

PM Ponta: Mankind must never forget this troubling page of history represented by the Holocaust

Prime Minister Victor Ponta said in a post on Tuesday on his personal Facebook page that mankind must never forget the troubling page of history represented by the Holocaust, and respect for diversity, tolerance and freedom are the values that can prevent the repeating of such dark episodes. ‘January 27 is a moment of special [...]

PSD’s proposals for the talks at Cotroceni on the electoral system

Prime Minister Victor Ponta said after the meeting of the PSD leadership on Monday that, during the consultations with President Iohannis  scheduled on Wednesday at the Cotroceni Palace, he would propose changes to the election law, the reduction of the number of MPs and re-starting the work of the Constitution Revision Commission. PSD supports a [...]

Censure motion: low chances of success

National Liberal Party (PNL) has repeatedly announced that it wanted to overtake the Government in the parliamentary season starting on February 2. Liberals want to submit a censure motion and have started preparations for an alternative governing program but also for a shadow cabinet. Yet the plans made by Liberals to overturn the Ponta Government [...]

AT Kearney: Romania’s energy consumption will increase by a maximum of 0,7%/y until 2025

The path on which Romania treads in terms of building green-field large energy projects is wrong, according to a study by consulting company AT Kearney and Fondul Proprietatea (FP). If, however, investment in energy production is made, it is preferred to build small units and biomass-fired generation, more flexible and more efficient. On the other hand, [...]

TAROM launches special February offer

Romania’s national airline TAROM has launched a group offer featuring special tariffs for internal and international flights. Those who want to travel with their families, friends or business partners can buy tickets by January 31. The travel period is February 1-28 (the date of the last return flight). The TAROM offer for internal flights is [...]

Transgaz estimates natural gas demand of 15.5 million MWh in February

The total demand for natural gas in February is estimated by Transgaz at 15.49 million MWh, according to the proposal included in the report authored by Transgaz and sent to the National Energy Regulatory Authority (ANRE). The demand on the regulated market is estimated at 7.074 million MWh, of which 2.006 million MWh for non-household [...]

Romania has to start surveying and registering agricultural land in 2015

Romania has to start this year the surveying and registering of agricultural plots of land because starting in 2020 agricultural payments will be made based on farms not on the surface unit, Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry (MADR) secretary of state Daniel Botanoiu stated in an interview for Agerpres. “We already have in the circuit [...]

Ilie Sarbu: Victor Ponta should fight; he is young; no other colleague in PSD reached his level before

The leader of PSD Senators, Ilie Sarbu, declared for the radio station RFI that he recommended the president of the party, Victor Ponta, to fight for the top position in the party. Sarbu thinks there is no other name to replace the present leader of PSD. Asked what he would recommend Victor Ponta to do [...]

Ponta, Rus: Harsh messages for PSD rioters

PSD President Victor Ponta started the preliminary week of the National Executive Committee of January 30 by issuing a strong message for the initiators of the party protest on Monday. According to the PSD leader, the members of the party should be interested 99 per cent in governing and 1 per cent in internal scandals. [...]