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US Senator McCain: The rule of law, anti-corruption legislation, cornerstone of Romania’s vibrant democracy

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., called the 800-page immigration reform bill proposed by a bipartisan group of senators a "fair, comprehensive and practical solution" to a difficult problem.

US Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, former candidate for US Presidency, has expressed concern about the developments in Romania and warned the country should not retreat in the fight against corruption. The message concerns the ...

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Court of Auditors found errors of almost RON 83m with European funds. Romsilva failed to conduct reforestation works on 500,000 hectares


The Court of Auditors found errors of almost RON 82.98 million with European funds in terms of eligibility for the financial year 2007-2013, a report issued by the Court of Auditors on Tuesday informs. The same document reads that procurement ...

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BNR international reserves slightly up in January


On January 31st, 2017, the National Bank of Romania’s foreign exchange reserves stood at EUR 34,518 million, compared to EUR 34,242 million on December 31st, 2016, a release posted by the central bank informs. During the month, the following flows ...

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EC President Juncker, First Vice-President Timmermans: The fight against corruption in Romania needs to be advanced, not undone


The European Commission also had a prompt retort on the Romanian Gov’t controversial action late on Tuesday, warning that the anti-corruption fight in Romania must continue and not go back. “The fight against corruption needs to be advanced, not undone. ...

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10 infrastructure projects to get EU funding of EUR 800 M

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European Union (EU) grants EUR 800 million for Romania to continue 10 infrastructure projects started during 2007 – 2013, European Commission announced in a press release on Friday. “These projects represent more than simple investment in infrastructure: used efficiently they ...

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