International
March 05, 2016 08:04
European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Vera Jourova said in a press conference at the European Commission office in Bucharest that the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism will be kept in 2016, as the recently released report includes both progress registered by Romania and things that still need to be worked on. Jourova declared that Romania and Romanians have made great efforts to combat corruption and defend the independence of justice. ...more »
January 14, 2016 11:59
The World Bank signed a memorandum of understanding with the Romanian Government for technical assistance to public institutions in order to support the structural reforms and the modernization of the public administration. The head of Wor...more »
October 12, 2015 14:14
It is a well known fact that there are several countries which do not agree with Romania or Bulgaria's entering the Schengen Agreement. If one is to take history into account, it is not surprising that  France is one of these countries....more »
September 28, 2015 15:35
Romanian president Klaus Iohannis and Chinese president Xi Jinping met at the UN Summit in New York on September 26 and discussed plans to strengthen cooperation....more »
September 28, 2015 14:20
Klaus Iohannis, the president of Romania, is currently on an official visit to Washington DC.Today, he will meet with US vice-president Joe Biden and take part in the traditional White House reception hosted by US president Barack Obama.The Romanian chief of state also took part in the UN Summit on Sunday.During his speech he addressed issues regarding the migration crisis, stating that without valid solutions for ending the situation, the wave of people running from conflicts will only increase and that “this situation can be solved, inside the European Union, only by open dialogue and agreement” Agerpres reports....more »
September 25, 2015 15:42
The payment of Moldovan pensions and salaries looked as if it was going to be put on hold since the International Monetary Fund announced that it will not be negotiating another loan with the country during their representatives' current visit to Chisinau. ...more »
September 23, 2015 16:42
Romanian president Klaus Iohannis reportedly declared on Thursday that if the EU forces the country to take in a greater number of migrants than was initially agreed, a possible solution to this economic strain would be to make use of available EU funds to expand or build new necessary intake facilities....more »
September 23, 2015 13:34
Recently Prime Minister Victor Ponta announced that Romania is willing to financially aid Moldova. Valeriu Strelet, the Moldovan Prime Minister, stressed that such an offer represents quite the welcomed assistance for his country during this crucial financially strained period. ...more »
September 21, 2015 13:13
After a two year period during which the US did not appoint an Ambassador to Romania, a key strategic partner in the Eastern European region,  diplomat Hans Klemm was sworn in for the position in a ceremony at the US Department of State in Washington DC. The Romanian appointed ambassador to the US, George Maior ,and US Secretary of State, John Kerry, were present for the occasion.  ...more »
August 06, 2015 05:42
The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomes the formation of the new Government of the Republic of Moldova and emphasizes that the new ruling line-up is proof of the pro-European political forces' responsibility in the face of the challenge...more »
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