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Local elections in Romania are delayed. The mandate of the current local elected officials will be extended
The government has adopted the emergency ordinance aimed at extending the mandates for local authorities and has decided to halve the number of signatures needed to submit candidatures for local elections. The announcement regarding the postponemen more »
The Senate voted for capping the price of medicines and foods of strict necessity
With 79 "for" votes, 39 "against" and 12 abstentions, the Romanian Senate gave a favorable vote in an online plenary session, to the draft law for capping the price of medicines and foods of strict necessity. The project stipulates that at the ma more »
February 20, 2020 13:54
The President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, signed on Thursday, February 2020 the following decrees, thus accepting the proposals of the Minister of Justice, Cătălin Predoiu: The decree for the appointment as prosecutor general of th...more »
February 20, 2020 13:54
The President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, signed on Thursday, February 2020 the following decrees, thus accepting the proposals of the Minister of Justice, Cătălin Predoiu:  The decree for the appointment as prosecutor general of the Pr...more »
November 25, 2019 10:36
President Klaus Iohannis has won a new term of president by greeting "the most categorical victory ever achieved against PSD". The acting president leads the race after the Permanent Electoral Authority centralized the results from almost all section...more »
November 04, 2019 18:47
With 240 votes "for", the Orban government has received the Parliament's vote on investment. Prime Minister-designate Ludovic Orban said that the "boycott" of PSD and Pro Romania from the joint plenary of the Parliament shows that the two parties...more »
October 28, 2019 15:54
The proposal of Ludovic Orban as the date for the Government's investment, for Wednesday, October 30, failed to vote in the meeting of the Permanent Offices, where PSD and PRO Romania opposed. It was decided that the ministers proposed by the National Liberal Party should be heard on Tuesday and Wednesday, and that the vote in the plenary of the Parliament should be on Monday, November 4, from 2 pm. ...more »
October 14, 2019 15:26
The Council of the European Union formalized the appointment of Laura Codruța Kovesi as chief prosecutor of the European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO). The appointment must now also be confirmed by the European Parliament. Ms Kövesi is curre...more »
October 10, 2019 15:32
The plenary of the Romanian Parliament approved on Thursday October 10 the no-confidence motion submitted by the opposition with 238 votes "for". 399 parliamentarians were present and the total votes for adoption of the motion - 238, votes agains...more »
September 19, 2019 13:08
With 17 votes out of 22 the COREPER Council approved Laura Codruța Kovesi as the head of the European Public Prosecutor's Office. The decision comes in the context where the negotiating teams of the European Parliament and the EU Council maintained ...more »
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