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Update: President Klaus Iohannis welcomes NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, target of 2% of GDP defence expenses is very close

President Klaus Iohannis has welcomed NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday, at Cotroceni Palace and had tête-à-tête talks, followed by the official dialogue. The talks were followed by a joint press conference.  “Romania has committed to spend 2% of ...

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PSD leaders react to President’s decisions, claim they are election motivated, ignore Romania’s interests

The social-democrats have reacted after the decisions announced by President Klaus Iohannis on Friday not to accept the nominations of Lia Olguta Vasilescu and Mircea Draghici for the Development and Transports ministries, explaining his denial has “legality and opportunity grounds”. ...

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PM Dancila charges President Iohannis of wanting to topple legitimate Gov’t. ‘Premier’s hour’ in Parliament postponed

Prime Minister, Viorica Dancila, said Tuesday evening Romania  is fully prepared to take over the EU Council presidency and the Government is well prepared together with an army of specialists. “The entire action programme is ready. More than 1,000 meetings ...

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PSD’s Tutuianu says won’t leave the party. New audio recordings released ahead of Executive Committee today

Social-Democrat deputy chairman, Adrian Tutuianu, said on Monday, hours ahead of the Executive Committee, he would not resign as long as he is supported by the colleagues of the Dambovita County organization and by those who signed the letter addressed ...

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Klaus Iohannis welcomes President of the Swiss Confederation Alain Berset. Switzerland to drop restrictions on the labour market next year

President Klaus Iohannis has welcomed on Thursday, at Cotroceni Palace, the President of the Swiss Confederation Alain Berset, with military honours. The two heads of state had official talks and a common press conference, stiri.tvr.ro reports. During the common press ...

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President Iohannis – consultations with political parties at Cotroceni, says no pact envisaged with PSD, ALDE, other parties

President Klaus Iohannis has summoned the parliamentary parties to consultations Wednesday afternoon, on the issues of legislation in the field of justice. The Social-Democratic Party (PSD) decided Wednesday morning to attend the talks at Cotroceni Palace. “I wish that these ...

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President Iohannis refuses to meet Finance and Justice ministers over budget rectification row, says the PM’s denial to come for talks is “a dangerous precedent”

Minister of Finance Eugen Teodorovici and Minister of Justice Tudorel Toader arrived at Cotroceni Palace on Thursday where they were supposed to talk to President Klaus Iohannis, instead of PM Viorica Dancila, on the issue of the budget rectification, after ...

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PM Dancila summoned to Cotroceni over the budget rectification issue. Draft adopted by the Gov’t without CSAT’s opinion, President declares institutional deadlock

A new episode of he Presidency-Government dispute over the budget rectification issue is in the pipeline. After President Iohannis has suspended the CSAT sitting on Tuesday asking the Executive to come up with a new draft for rectification, the head ...

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President Iohannis delivers message against violence, pleads for reason, condemns attacks on Friday. PSD undermines governance

In a third intervention after the violence on Friday night, President Klaus Iohannis has said on Monday, during a briefing, that three days have passed and no one is being hold responsible for what happened and no one has filed ...

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Update2: PM of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, pays official visit to Romania. Talks with President Iohannis, PM Dancila

President Klaus Iohannis has welcomed Prime Minister of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, at Cotroceni Palace on Tuesday. The agenda included topics related to bilateral relations, but also issues related to the main topics on the European agenda, namely the future of ...

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