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Political Stiffness

April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Kornel Mundruczo created in “White God” the parable of an unexpected revolt that starts to terrorize Budapest. Everything starts when an insensitive father decides to...

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Romanian GDP per capita expressed in PPP represents 55 pc of EU average

Romanian GDP per capita expressed in PPP represents 55 pc of EU average

April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
In Romania the GDP per capita expressed in purchasing power parity (PPP) represents 55 per cent of the European Union average. It will approach 70 per cent of the EU average...

Politics»

Friendships ruined by DNA investigations

Friendships ruined by DNA investigations

April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The corruption-related inquiries ongoing lately brought public attention to a category that was less familiar so far: that of informants. They are the people who had previously...

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Health Minister: “Romania will run out of specialists in three years’ time at most”

Health Minister: “Romania will run out of specialists in three years’ time at most”

April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Health Minister Nicolae Banicioiu stated on B1TV that unless measures on stopping the migration of specialists are urgently taken Romania will run out of doctors in three...

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PNL Co-chair Gorghiu, U.S. Senator McCain discuss international security, fight against corruption

PNL Co-chair Gorghiu, U.S. Senator McCain discuss international security, fight against corruption

April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Co-chair of the National Liberal Party (PNL) Alina Gorghiu discussed with U.S. Senator John McCain the international situation and the need for Romania to be a factor of...

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Romanian GDP per capita expressed in PPP represents 55 pc of EU average

In Romania the GDP per capita expressed in purchasing power parity (PPP) represents 55 per cent of the European Union average. It will approach 70 per cent of the EU average around 2020, Public Finance Ministry (MFP) secretary of state Daniela Pescaru stated at a special conference. “The GDP per capita expressed in purchasing power [...]

Eurostat: Romania, most significant construction works increase in EU

In February 2015, Romania registered the most significant month-on-month construction works increase, the data presented on Monday by Eurostat show. In February construction works registered a 1.2 per cent month-on-month drop in the European Union and a 1.8 per cent month-on-month drop in the Euro Zone. The highest monthly increases were registered in Romania (5.3 [...]

Friendships ruined by DNA investigations

The corruption-related inquiries ongoing lately brought public attention to a category that was less familiar so far: that of informants. They are the people who had previously been investigated by prosecutors and are ready to give in their collaborators, their bosses or even their closest friends to gain a smaller punishment, digi24.ro reported. Darius Valcov [...]

Udrea accuses ICCJ judges of violating the new Criminal Procedure Code: They do not even open the files

Elena Udrea was brought on Tuesday morning to the National Anti-corruption Directorate headquarters for hearings in Gala Bute case. In a new note posted on Sunday on her Facebook page, she accused the judges of the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ), stating that they violate the new Criminal Procedure Code by the fact [...]

Record traffic on Bucharest airports : Almost 2 million passengers in Q1, up by 15.5 pc year-on-year

The number of passengers that transited Bucharest’s airports in Q1 of 2015 grew by 15.5 per cent year-on-year. Bucharest’s Henri Coanda International Airport and Aurel Vlaicu International Airport registered a record level of 1,809,228 passengers, the Bucharest Airports National Company (CNAB) informs. At the same time, the CNAB registered 23,961 takeoffs and landings in the [...]

Hidroelectrica posts Q1 2015 gross profit of 405 mln lei

Hidroelectrica recorded a gross profit of 405 million lei in Q1, more than double compared to the profit in Q1 2014, 178 million lei respectively. ‘The performance was due to the high level of electricity production in this period when an electricity quantity of 4,711 Gwh was generated and delivered, by 37% higher compared to [...]

Health Minister: “Romania will run out of specialists in three years’ time at most”

Health Minister Nicolae Banicioiu stated on B1TV that unless measures on stopping the migration of specialists are urgently taken Romania will run out of doctors in three years’ time. “If real measures on stopping the migration of medical staff are not taken this year in three years’ time at most Romania will run out of [...]

Political Stiffness

Kornel Mundruczo created in “White God” the parable of an unexpected revolt that starts to terrorize Budapest. Everything starts when an insensitive father decides to forcefully separate a teenage girl and her dog. The latter ends up in the hands of a cynical illegal dog fights gambler that bedevils him through an adequate training. In [...]

Romania’s Way towards the Eurozone : How feasible is an accession deadline?

Presidency, Parliament, Government and political parties should know and analyze the arguments of Central Bank Governor Mugur Isarescu  * Jan 1, 2019 as euro adoption deadline turns highly ambitious   The European Commission’s representation in Bucharest and the National Bank of Romania (BNR) organized on Monday a debate on the efforts that Romania made and [...]

DNA at war with Senate: Prosecutors ask again for documents in Sova case and warn that refusal is an offence, Tariceanu announces all requested materials will be sent in due time

The National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) has made a new request to the Speaker of the Senate, Calin Popescu Tariceanu, asking to have, in the shortest time possible, all paperwork prepared in the case of Senator Dan Sova and noting that the refusal to do so was a justice obstruction offence, Mediafax reports. With the new [...]