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The Patriarch and the Pentecostals

July 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Pope Francis met the Pentecostals in an Italian locality and apologized to them for the persecutions of the fascist years. This is neither the first ecumenical fraternization,...

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First budget rectification this year. Most ministries receive supplementary funding

First budget rectification this year. Most ministries receive supplementary funding

July 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The only fund cuts affect the ministries of Finance and Environment. The rectification plan agreed upon with the IMF and EC will be approved in a special cabinet session Friday. Prime-Minister...

Politics»

PM Victor Ponta became PSD  official candidate for President 

PM Victor Ponta became PSD official candidate for President 

July 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Social Democrats gathered on Tuesday in Craiova, within the party’s National Council, an occasion where Prime Minister Victor Ponta sought the support of his PSD fellows...

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Romania marked National Anthem Day

Romania marked National Anthem Day

July 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The Romanian prime minister attended on Tuesday a military ceremony marking the National Anthem Day in the Tricolour Square outside the National Military Palace in Bucharest....

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Celebration of the Throne 2014: “After 52 years of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of Morocco and Romania, the relations of friendship and cooperation will continue to inscribe their future in a dynamic perspective”

Celebration of the Throne 2014: “After 52 years of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of Morocco and Romania, the relations of friendship and cooperation will continue to inscribe their future in a dynamic perspective”

July 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
By H.E. Mrs. Faouz El Achchabi The Kingdom of Morocco celebrates on 30 July 2014 the 15 anniversary of the ascension to the throne of His Royal Majesty King Mohammed VI. During...

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PM Victor Ponta became PSD official candidate for President 

Social Democrats gathered on Tuesday in Craiova, within the party’s National Council, an occasion where Prime Minister Victor Ponta sought the support of his PSD fellows to run for this autumn’s presidential elections. The 6,000 Social Democrats gathered in Craiova received a leaflet with the slogan “Powerful Romania” starting with an attack of Victor Ponta [...]

First budget rectification this year. Most ministries receive supplementary funding

The only fund cuts affect the ministries of Finance and Environment. The rectification plan agreed upon with the IMF and EC will be approved in a special cabinet session Friday. Prime-Minister Victor Ponta yesterday unveiled the plan of the first budget rectification of this year, which will be approved Friday in a special session of [...]

Romania marked National Anthem Day

The Romanian prime minister attended on Tuesday a military ceremony marking the National Anthem Day in the Tricolour Square outside the National Military Palace in Bucharest. Also taking part were deputy Prime Minister Gabriel Oprea, Bucharest Mayor Sorin Oprescu and Defence Minister Mircea Dusa. Prime Minister Victor Ponta said on Tuesday, on the Day of [...]

Code Red for flooding on three rivers

A 72 y.o. man died yesterday after he was washed away by the torrent in Arges. Government extraordinary meeting to assess the situation.  Prime Minister Victor Ponta visits flood-affected areas of Gorj County. DefMin: Army prepared to intervene in flood-affected areas. Gilort, Lotru and Oltet Rivers, running through three counties of the southern Oltenia region, [...]

Celebration of the Throne 2014: “After 52 years of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of Morocco and Romania, the relations of friendship and cooperation will continue to inscribe their future in a dynamic perspective”

By H.E. Mrs. Faouz El Achchabi The Kingdom of Morocco celebrates on 30 July 2014 the 15 anniversary of the ascension to the throne of His Royal Majesty King Mohammed VI. During this period, very rich in achievements in the field of democratic construction and development, Morocco has gone through major stages which mark an [...]

EC wants to double the duty free export quotas for Moldovan fruits

This is an additional support measures for Moldovan producers, given the impact of the Russian Federation’s decision to stop imports fruits and vegetables. Following discussions with the PM of the Republic of Moldova, Iurie Leanca and vice-PM Natalia Gherman, at the request of the Moldovan Government, given the impact of the Russian Federation’s decision to [...]

Garanti Romania: EUR 70.2 M revenues and EUR 16.9 M profit in H1

Garanti Group Romania, one of the most important players on the local market, registered in the first semester 2014 consolidated net revenues amounting to EUR 70.2 million, a 8.4 percent growth compared to the same period last year, and a consolidated net profit of EUR 16.9 million. According to a press release, in the first [...]

PwC: Online advertising market value in Romania – USD 141 M in 2018

The online advertising market value in Romania will record a 14.6 percent annual increase, and its value will reach USD 141 million in 2018, this year’s edition of the PwC Entertainment and Media Outlook research mentions. Another segment to record a growth of the market is the payments for the Internet access, with an average [...]

Orange’s revenues flat in Romania at six months

Telecom operator Orange saw its revenues in Romania flat year-on-year in the first six months of 2013, to EUR 448 million, according to its parent company’s latest financial report. Revenues were lower year-on-year in the second quarter of the year, at EUR 219 million, but were balanced out by the increase in the first quarter. [...]

Renault profit surges 25 pc as cost cuts add to Dacia sales

First-half earnings before interest, taxes and one-time items, which Renault calls its operating margin, jumped 25 percent from a year earlier to 729 million euros, the carmaker said in a statement, due to stronger demand for Dacia brand and to spending cuts, Bloomberg estimates, Agerpres informs. For Renault, Europe’s third-largest carmaker, the deliveries in the [...]