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Liviu Dragnea, single aspirant for PSD chairmanship

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The National Executive Committee of the Social Democrat Party validated just one candidacy for the party’s chairmanship, namely that of the current interim head, Liviu Dragnea, as it decided on Wednesday that the other two candidates, Senators Serban Nicolae and ...

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Suspended Bucharest mayor stays in prison for 30 more days

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Suspended Bucharest mayor Sorin Oprescu stays in prison for 30 more days in the bribe-taking file, the Bucharest Court ruled on Wednesday. The ruling can be however challenged to another court. The court also ruled that Oprescu’s ex-chauffeur, the economic ...

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Isarescu, BNR: An agreement with the IMF would give more credibility to Romania’s economic policy. 2019, no longer a target to adopt EUR

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A new agreement with the IMF would give more credibility to Romania’s economic policy, but shouldn’t be focused on the balance of payments, but on the unresolved problems, namely structural reforms, said on Wednesday the BNR governor, Mugur Isarescu. “An ...

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Romanian investment opportunities presented to British businessmen

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The State Secretary of the Department for Foreign Investment and Public-Private Partnership, Alexandru Nastase, participated as speaker at the conference “Romania: Destination of choice for British investment” on September 30. The event’s aim was to promote investment opportunities offered by ...

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Wider beaches in Mamaia, Eforie and Constanta

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The expansion of beaches in Mamaia, Constanta and Eforie seaside resorts is almost ready. The constructor taking care of the expansion, who was also designed the famous island in Dubai, informed the works would be concluded by the end of ...

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DNA chief Kovesi pleads for extending the penalty limit for admitting guilt, denounces pressure on prosecutors

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“There were many situations, even in files in which were involved individuals with notoriety, when they wished to conclude an agreement of admitting the guilt with the prosecutors, but this was not possible because the penalty for the offense was ...

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Theodor Aman painting sold for EUR 160,000 at Artmark auction

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Theodor Aman scored an absolute record of EUR 160,000 in the Artmark auction on Tuesday night for “Static nature with strawberries” painting. The sale exceeded fourfold the last record of EUR 42,500 in 2013 for an Aman painting, also scored ...

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Romanian disposable syringe producer put up for sale

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Economy Ministry put up for sale Sanevit disposable syringe producer in Arad for about EUR 7.4m. The Romanian company has not been producing anything for years and has only few employees. All shares of the company are owned by the ...

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