Politics
President Iohannis partially approves government reshuffle
The new members of the Dăncilă Cabinet will take their oath on Tuesday at 15.30 at the Cotroceni Palace. President Klaus Iohannis announced that he had issued the government reshuffle decree, taking into account the PSD's proposals. The head of state also said that he approved the government reshuffle by presenting the list of ministers for which he signed the appointment decree, missing the proposals from the Ministry of Regional Development and Public Administration and the Ministry of Transport, in this case Ilan Laufer and Lia Olguţa Vasilescu. more »
Romania hosts the “Three Seas Initiative” Business Forum
The representatives of the national Chambers of Commerce of 7 participating states to the Three Seas Initiative (3SI) - Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Romania and Slovenia, have met in Bucharest on September 17, 2018, on the occasion of the first edition of the Three Seas Business Forum. more »
July 09, 2018 16:21
President of Romania Klaus Iohannis issued the decree of Laura Codruta Kovesi's revocation as the head of the National Anticorruption Directorate, according to the decision of the Romanian Contitutional Court, the announcement being made by the spokesperson of the head of state Mădălina Dobrovolschi on Monday July 9.  ...more »
June 19, 2018 15:32
The draft law on amending the Criminal Procedure Code was passed by the Chamber of Deputies, as decision-making chamber of the Romanian Parliament informs Agerpress. The main amendments are: the unjustified absence of the lawyer cannot have juridi...more »
May 23, 2018 12:36
President Klaus Iohannis requested the government to clarify the intention regarding pension pillar II. "This pillar was designed, the related legislation was created and people started to pay, believing that when they retire, they will benefit fr...more »
April 27, 2018 11:28
The municipal bond issue of 555 million from the Bucharest City will start trading on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) Regulated Market and has been oversubscribed by almost 50pct, according to Gabriela Firea, General Mayor of Bucharest....more »
February 13, 2018 16:06
Prime Minister of Romania Viorica Dancila welcomed the U.S. Ambassador H.E. Hans Klemm on a presentation visit. On the occasion of the meeting, the Romanian Prime Minister and the U.S. Ambassador briefy reviewed the Romania-U.S. Strategic Partnership, noting its very positive dynamics in 2017 and its further development prospects. ...more »
January 29, 2018 10:03
Prime Minister designate Viorica Dancila announced the list with the proposed ministers for the new Government. The Dancila cabinet will include four Deputy prime Ministers and the nominations for the portfolios are:...more »
January 16, 2018 11:57
Social Democratic Party (PSD) forces the resignation of the second government in a year as Prime Minister Mihai Tudose resigned n Monday evening, at the end of the PSD leadership session. Deputy Prime Minister Marcel Ciolacu also submitted his resignation from the position held in the Government saying he would return "with his head up" to Parliament, where he would continue to "dedicate himself to the public service in the benefit of Romania. "...more »
December 08, 2017 16:14
Romania is firm to its position as to the creation of two states, Israel and Palestine declared Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Melescanu, pointing out that the two sides need to discuss and not resort to measures that could have a negative impact on negotiations. ...more »
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