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Romania has a new Government
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 »
The vote for the new government's investment will take place on November 4
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 »
May 29, 2019 16:13
The Chamber of Deputies vacated Liviu Dragnea's deputy seat on Wednesday, May 29, but also the post of President of the Chamber of Deputies after he was sentenced to 3 years and 6 months imprisonment in the fictive employment file from the Child Prot...more »
May 27, 2019 15:24
The High Court of Cassation and Justice sentenced the Social Democratic Party's chairman, Liviu Dragnea, to 3 years and 6 months imprisonment with execution for instigating abuse of service in the fictitious employment file from the General Directorate for Social Assistance and Child Protection in Teleorman county....more »
April 04, 2019 16:37
President Klaus Iohannis announced the themes that were passed to Parliament as of national interest and will be discussed at the May 26 referendum: banning the GEO in the field of crime and banning amnesty and pardon for corruption offences. Cit...more »
February 27, 2019 12:55
Laura Codruta Kovesi received the most votes in the LIBE committee, ie 26 votes.  Her fellow nominee Jean-François Bohnert, nominated by France, received 22 votes and one vote by Andres Ritter (Germany)....more »
February 25, 2019 16:21
The Directorate for Investigation of Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) announces that it will suspend its activity from 08 to 12 every day, between February 26 and March 8, during this period only the emergencies will be resolved, as ameasure of protest against legislative changes....more »
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