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Wind of change

December 21st, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Times are changing, mentalities are changing as well, and parties on the Romanian political scene are pressured by the times to change, to leave the warm comfort zone and...

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In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta

In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta

December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Mihnea Costoiu, former Minister-delegate for Higher Education and Scientific Research, spoke on Friday about a project to build an International Centre for Advanced Studies...

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Klaus Iohannis officially takes over the presidential prerogatives, Traian Basescu bids farewell from the Cotroceni Palace after 10 years

Klaus Iohannis officially takes over the presidential prerogatives, Traian Basescu bids farewell from the Cotroceni Palace after 10 years

December 21st, 2014 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis has taken over the term of head of state on Sunday, at the Cotroceni Palace. Klaus Iohannis and his wife, Carmen, arrived on Sunday at the Cotroceni...

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Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes

Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes

December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The military and civilian personnel of the Ministry of Defence participate over December 20 – 22 in wreath and garland laying military ceremonies at the monuments dedicated...

World»

MAE hails resuming of U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations

MAE hails resuming of U.S.-Cuban diplomatic relations

December 19th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs  (MAE) hails the announcement made by the United States of America and the Republic of Cuba on resuming the diplomatic relations...

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Wind of change

Times are changing, mentalities are changing as well, and parties on the Romanian political scene are pressured by the times to change, to leave the warm comfort zone and to adapt to the new challenges. The proof that a change of names and faces in Romanian politics is intensely desired is given by the outstanding [...]

Klaus Iohannis officially takes over the presidential prerogatives, Traian Basescu bids farewell from the Cotroceni Palace after 10 years

President Klaus Iohannis has taken over the term of head of state on Sunday, at the Cotroceni Palace. Klaus Iohannis and his wife, Carmen, arrived on Sunday at the Cotroceni Palace. The Guard Regiment saluted the new President during a military ceremony. Subsequently, Iohannis was welcomed in the lobby of the Cotroceni Palace by Traian Basescu [...]

Klaus Iohannis takes the presidential oath, says will devote all his energy for the spiritual and material prosperity of the Romanian people

President-elect of Romania Klaus Iohannis took the presidential oath of office on Sunday, during a ceremony before the plenary session of the Senate and the Deputies Chamber. ”I swear to devote all my energy and to put all my skills to work for the spiritual and material prosperity of the Romanian people, to observe the Constitution [...]

Parliament approves state budget for 2015, PNL to contest the budget law to the Constitutional Court

The draft budget law and the draft law on the state social security budget for 2015 were approved in the plenary session of the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate on Sunday. As many as 339 of the MPs voted in favour of the budget law, 141 of them voted against it. In the case [...]

Victor Ponta on Basescu’s overview: It’s subjective, highlighted the positive parts and hid the negative ones

Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday said that the overview made by President Traian Basescu in his last press conference at the Cotroceni Palace  is subjective, stating that the head of state mostly highlighted the positive parts and hid the negative ones, “however, forgetting to bring to mind the terrible sufferings of 2010-2011.” “I thank [...]

President Basescu explains why he vehemently opposed the resumption of the South Stream project

President Traian Basescu told journalists attending his last press conference as Romania’s head of state on Saturday that he vehemently opposed the resumption of the South Stream project and intensely criticised the position of OMV Petrom company supporting this project. Basescu argued that this way Romania wouldn’t be independent energy-wise, but, on the contrary, it [...]

Traian Basescu’s legacy: A safe Romania than ever

President Traian Basescu has stated on Saturday during his last press conference  held at the Cotroceni Palace  that Romania is a safe state, his message to Romanians being that “we are safe”, informs Agerpres. “Romania is safer than ever and from this point of view, my message to Romanians is that we are safe. In [...]

President Traian Basescu makes balance sheet of his ten-year term: many satisfactions and achieved things, but also regrets and failures

In his last press conference from the Cotroceni Palace, President Traian Basescu on Saturday thanked Romanians for the honour of being head of state for ten years, showing that he would not forget this honour as long as he lived, informs Agerpres.”I want to thank Romanians for the honour they gave me of being their [...]

Teodorovici: Romania to receive approval from EC on 2014-2020 Operational Programme on Competitiveness until Tuesday

Minister of European Funds Eugen Teodorovici stated that Romania should receive from the European Commission, until Tuesday, the decision to approve the 2014-2020 Operational Program on Competitiveness. “These days there are  in approval procedures for Romania, one was already approved, the one on technical assistance , and I believe tomorrow or the day after or [...]

Vasile Blaga cuts off unequivocally any possibility of Basescu’s return to PDL

Democrat Liberal Party (PDL) chairman Vasile Blaga, National Liberal Party (PNL) co-chairman, has stated, on Saturday, that he does not believe in a return of Traian Basescu to the old party he has led or to the new PNL, given that he has announced his estrangement from PDL publicly beforehand, reports Agerpres. ”Sometimes grown men say [...]