Editorial»

PSD, captive in its own governing

July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
For a few weeks, the evolutions of the Romanian political stage are twirling around one key character. A character who, from a “low profile” attitude and conduct, that...

Business»

Governor Mugur Isarescu: We must show our partners we are consistent; agreement with EC and IMF must continue

Governor Mugur Isarescu: We must show our partners we are consistent; agreement with EC and IMF must continue

July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and with the European Commission (EC) is still being negotiated and it is essential that it continues, because the...

Politics»

PSD plans to challenge vote on SIE chief before Constitutional Court

PSD plans to challenge vote on SIE chief before Constitutional Court

July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Social-Democratic Party (PSD) has not resigned to the loss suffered in Parliament on the occasion of the vote regarding the appointment of Mihai Razvan Ungureanu as Director...

Social»

Alarming radiation rise at Chernobyl

Alarming radiation rise at Chernobyl

July 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Radioactivity levels around the Chernobyl nuclear power station went up to ten times the normal level on Thursday. The rise in the level of radiation is the result of massive...

World»

U.S. Charge d’Affaires Thompson: It’s with great honor that I stand here, representing the United States of America in front of our strategic partner and ally

U.S. Charge d’Affaires Thompson: It’s with great honor that I stand here, representing the United States of America in front of our strategic partner and ally

July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
U.S. Charge d’Affaires in Bucharest Dean Thompson said on Thursday that the Romanian military are the envy of “many in the region” and a “key”...

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Governor Mugur Isarescu: We must show our partners we are consistent; agreement with EC and IMF must continue

The agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and with the European Commission (EC) is still being negotiated and it is essential that it continues, because the current international context, generated by Greece, and the internal one, given by the Tax Code, require the existence of such an agreement for Romania, National Bank of Romania [...]

Romanian and Canadian companies cooperate on nuclear energy

The Romanian Atomic Forum Association (ROMATOM) and the Organisation of Canadian Nuclear Industry (OCI) inform that a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in the nuclear field has been signed. The memorandum sets the main lines of cooperation between ROMATOM and OCI with an aim to identify opportunities for nuclear projects in Romania, Canada as well [...]

Hungarians from MOL Romania lose suit against Competition Council

The High Court of Cassation and Justice irrevocably confirmed that Romania Mol company violated the fair competition law by taking part in a cartel-type understanding alongside other companies operating in the fuel market, the Competition Council announced on Thursday. The Court also cut the fine applied by the competition body to Mol to 64.2 million [...]

General Transport Master Plan of Romania subject of dispute at EC

The General Transport Master Plan of Romania was addressed during the meeting of the Committee on Transport and Tourism of the European Parliament in the presence of the representatives of the European Commission – the Directorate General for Transport (headed by Violeta Bulc) and Directorate General for Regional Policy (headed by Corina Cretu). The Members [...]

Renewable energy producers fighting over consumers’ money

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Two exciting Korean cultural events on July 11

On the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Romania and the Republic of Korea in 1990, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Bucharest will host two exciting Korean cultural events – the Quiz on Korea 2015 – Romania Preliminaries and the K-POP World Festival 2015 – Romania [...]

Films by Corneliu Porumboiu, Radu Muntean and Radu Jude, at Karlovy Vary Film Festival

“The Treasure” by Corneliu Porumboiu, „One Floor Lower” by Radu Muntean and “Aferim” by Radu Jude are among the films to be screened in parallel sections of the 50th edition of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival (July 3 – 11), the official website of the event announces. “Aferim!”, the film that brought Radu Jude the Silver [...]

Artists of seven countries attend this July the International Festival “Grand Music Soirees in Bucharest”

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PSD plans to challenge vote on SIE chief before Constitutional Court

The Social-Democratic Party (PSD) has not resigned to the loss suffered in Parliament on the occasion of the vote regarding the appointment of Mihai Razvan Ungureanu as Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service (SIE), so they will challenge the vote before the Constitutional Court, according to Adevarul journalists. The intention has been partially confirmed by [...]

PNL contests Tariceanu’s committee at CCR

The National Liberal Party contests at the Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) the legitimacy of the Committee for the Evaluation of the State of Democracy. The Liberals claim that this committee might serve as an instrument of intrusion in the activity of justice and that they might generate unjustified pressure upon the power of the [...]