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Bulgarian President Radev in Bucharest: Bulgaria should get inspiration from the Romanian anti-corruption pattern


While on official visit to Romania, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev was welcomed by Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis at Cotroceni Palace on Wednesday, with Iohannis stating that Romania is ready to share with Bulgaria its expertise on fighting against corruption and ...

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Agenda consultations at Cotroceni on new PM nomination. Liberal chair Orban starts discussions to form a new majority

cotroceni consultations

President Klaus Iohannis sent a letter to the parliamentary party leaders, inviting them for consultations on Monday over nominating a candidate for the PM position. According to the presidential administration, each delegation must consist in maximum five persons. The consultations ...

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Juncker’s deadline: Schengen and CVM lift by 2019. President Iohannis: Joining Eurozone and Schengen, Romania’s “major” and “legitimate” goals

juncker iohannis cotro recept

The Cooperation and Verification Mechanism that is monitoring Romania’s progress on justice affairs must be lifted by the time Romania takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2019, said European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on ...

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President postpones referendum, may use it as insurance policy if PSD attempts another attack on justice

decl-iohannis pm

President Klaus Iohannis will not start now the procedures for referendum on justice, but has not given up the idea of a referendum, will use it as insurance policy for saving justice if the Social-democratic Party (PSD) will try again ...

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New ministers sworn in. President promulgates laws on EO 13, 14 on Friday

new ministers swearing in

President Klaus Iohannis promulgated the law vetoing the controversial EO 13 and the one to pass the EO 14 on Friday morning, as announced a day earlier during the swearing-in ceremony of the four new ministers in Grindeanu Cabinet. The ...

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20 PSD supporters in Iasi rally and chant: ‘PSD is not red plague’

protests Iasi

About 20 people, headed by the mayor of Schitu Ducu commune, have rallied on Tuesday at Iasi (north-eastern Romania) to support the Social-democratic Party (PSD). The rally took place in front of the Prefecture (photo), and the main slogan was ...

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Bucharest neighbourhood features in UK travel hip hang-out ranking

cotro neighbourhood

A neighbourhood in a Romanian city was ranked on an honorable place in a famous travel index in the UK. So, it appears that Bucharest is the Romanian city that has one of the hippest neighbourhoods in Europe, according to ...

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Parliament Oks Grindeanu Gov’t. What did the PM designate pledge? Swearing-in ceremony, president Iohannis delivers tough speech

pm designate

The Parliament’s plenary sitting Okayed the Grindeanu Government on Wednesday evening. The new Cabinet was invested by 295 votes to 133. The plenary sitting was attended by 433 senators and deputies out in the total of 463 lawmakers. 429 votes ...

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