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British PM Theresa May wins no confidence vote, calls for ‘way forward’ on Brexit

British prime minister Theresa May called on politicians to “put self-interest aside” ahead of further Brexit negotiations. May’s government survived a vote of no confidence on Wednesday, a day after her draft Brexit deal was voted down. “This evening the ...

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President Iohannis on Brexit: The British Government should clarify its position. Nobody needs to be concerned about Romanians in the UK

President Klaus Iohannis said on Wednesday that the British Government should clarify its position after the vote in the House of Commons on Tuesday rejecting the Brexit deal with the European Union. In a briefing at Cotroceni Palace in Bucharest, ...

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Minister for European Affairs George Ciamba reacts to vote of Parliament in London: ‘Really bad Brexit’

Minister for European Affairs George Ciamba says Bucharest is in close contact with all European institutions in the context of the London crisis after the rejection by the House of Commons, on Tuesday, of the Brexit agreement with the EU. ...

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ALDE leader in the EP Guy Verhofstadt sends warning to Romanian PM: You get closer to the application of Article 7

The leader of the ALDE group in the European Parliament, Guy Verhofstadt, has warned Romanian PM Viorica Dancila on Tuesday, while the latter has presented the priorities of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council, stating that the government she ...

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Iohannis-Juncker meeting: EC President: Domestic fights must not be exported to Europe. Romanian President: Rule of law, not negotiable

President Klaus Iohannis on Friday welcomed at the Cotroceni Presidential Palace in Bucharest the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, as Romania has taken over the rotating Presidency at the Council of the EU. The Romanian head of state ...

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Austrian banks Erste Bank and Raiffeisen Bank International hit on European markets by Romania’s tax plan

Shares in Austria’s Erste Bank and Raiffeisen Bank International decreased on Wednesday after the Romanian Government has announced plans to tax the banking assets as of 2019. Erste Bank, which gets 8.4 percent of its revenues from Romania’s biggest bank ...

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The U.S. reaffirm strategic partnership with Romania

The United States of America reaffirmed the tight relation with Romania, based on such principles as freedom and democracy, while voicing intention to enhance the strategic partnership and considering Bucharest a loyal ally within NATO, reads the Resolution adopted by ...

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