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South Korea, a country of increased international visibility

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The invitation I had received from Korea Foundation to visit Seoul, along 28 prominent journalists from 23 countries, brought me back on May 17 in the South Korean capital,...

Business»

The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
In a message remitted to the Farmers’ National Conference, President Klaus Iohannis states that “transforming the Romanian agriculture into a real source of economic...

Politics»

Traian Basescu, new attack on Victor Ponta: “He failed to sign any contract to use funds allocated to Romania”

Traian Basescu, new attack on Victor Ponta: “He failed to sign any contract to use funds allocated to Romania”

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Former President Traian Basescu wrote on his personal Facebook page on Tuesday about the European funds allocated to Romania for the construction of highways, the modernization...

Social»

Floods in northern Romania: We are summoning up all necessary resources, assure  PM Ponta and Interior Minister

Floods in northern Romania: We are summoning up all necessary resources, assure PM Ponta and Interior Minister

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta said Wednesday at the Parliament Palace in Bucharest that Interior Minister Gabriel Oprea informed him about the measures taken to clean up after...

World»

Parliament okays historian Cioroianu for Romania’s ambassador to UNESCO

Parliament okays historian Cioroianu for Romania’s ambassador to UNESCO

May 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Historian Adrian Cioroianu on Tuesday got a positive opinion of Parliament’s foreign affairs to be appointed Romania’s ambassador and permanent delegate to UNESCO. He...

Recent Articles

Korean ‘hanbok’ and ‘bojagi’ art can be known and admired at the Village Museum

On the Occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Romania and the Republic of Korea, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Bucharest in partnership with Korea Bojagi Forum, designer Young-Im Na, and the National Village Museum “Dimitrie Gusti” inaugurated on Tuesday the exhibitions: Bojaghi / Hands of Korea [...]

Traian Basescu, new attack on Victor Ponta: “He failed to sign any contract to use funds allocated to Romania”

Former President Traian Basescu wrote on his personal Facebook page on Tuesday about the European funds allocated to Romania for the construction of highways, the modernization of railways, river engineering works, professional retraining, job creation and the construction of building envelopes, stating that the funds will be lost because Premier Victor Ponta failed to sign [...]

Africa Day celebrated with dance, flavours and traditional music

Africa’s Day is celebrated every year on 25 May as a symbol of the African countries’ effort to obtain independence, freedom and emancipation, but also unity. It is also an opportunity to celebrate the cultural diversity of Africa.  In Romania, Africa’s Day was organized at Bucharest’s Romexpo exhibition centre and gathered stands of the African [...]

Floods in northern Romania: We are summoning up all necessary resources, assure PM Ponta and Interior Minister

Prime Minister Victor Ponta said Wednesday at the Parliament Palace in Bucharest that Interior Minister Gabriel Oprea informed him about the measures taken to clean up after recent floods in northern Romania, assuring that the Government will summon up all the necessary resources for repairing and for containing damage to less than so far. “As [...]

Senator Mircea Geoana reports to DNA in Vanghelie’s case

Romanian Social Party chairman, Senator Mircea Geoana,  has reported to the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) under court summons in a case that involved former Bucharest District 5 Mayor Marian Vanghelie. Upon entering the DNA offices, Geoana said it was all about a procedural matter. The former national leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) was [...]

The Farmers’ National Conference 2015: President Iohannis supports transforming Romanian agriculture into real source of economic development

In a message remitted to the Farmers’ National Conference, President Klaus Iohannis states that “transforming the Romanian agriculture into a real source of economic development is vital,” and considers that in this domain Romania needs “maybe more than ever an assumed political stance” and “an integrated vision.” The message points out that Romania has taken [...]

‘Romanian Space Week’ kicks off in Bucharest

Researchers, engineers, technical experts, decision makers, providers and users of space technology and applications will participate over May 27 – 29, at the Conference Center of the ‘Elie Carafoli’ National Institute for Aerospace Research and Development in the annual conference ‘Romanian Space Week’, organized by the Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) under the aegis of the [...]

Klaus Iohannis asks court to cancel ANI report

Klaus Iohannis has asked the court to cancel the National Integrity Agency (ANI) report in which the head of state was accused of incompatibility at the time he was Sibiu Mayor. The request has been filed at the Alba Iulia Court of Appeals and will be analyzed on Wednesday. The High Court has already cancelled [...]

Has Adriana Saftoiu broken the loyalty commitment? Risks she faces after disclosures on Traian Basescu

Has Adriana Saftoiu broken the loyalty commitment she signed when she joined the Presidential Administration staff? What about the law on state secret information? Could anything be held against her ethically speaking? Traian Basescu has attacked his former adviser, Adriana Saftoiu, after the publication of excerpts from her ‘Cotroceni Chronicle’ volume. The ex-president made the [...]

Vote by post – theme for PNL’s no-confidence vote

National Liberal Party (PNL) co-chairperson Alina Gorghiu on Monday said PM Victor Ponta breaks fundamental human rights by his refusal to publicly discuss the law on the vote by post – says an interview she offered to ziare.com website on 26 May. The Liberals are getting ready to initiate a no-confidence vote on 5 June, [...]