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Iohannis, at the EPP meeting: Romania disagrees with a multi-speed Europe or a Europe of concentric circles

Friday, March 31, 2017


Romania's President Klaus Iohannis said Thursday that the leaders of the European People's Party (EPP) wants to leave their imprimatur on the Brexit negotiations over the UK leaving the European Union adding that that is not bothersome as long as the outcome meets Romania's ...

Iohannis: Maltese companies can increase investment level in Romania

Friday, March 31, 2017

President Klaus Iohannis met the prime minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat at the Maltese government headquarters on Thursday. They talked about Brexit, preparing the European Council of April and developing bilateral relations between the two countries. According to a press release of the Presidential Administration, president Iohannis appreciated the way in which Malta exerts the presidency of EU Council and reiterated his support for priorities assumed ...

PSD's Dragnea had a meeting with President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) Sergei Stanisev

Friday, March 31, 2017


Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea stated on Thursday after the meeting with President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) Sergei Stanisev that the discussions tackled the implementation of the PSD's governing programme. "I had a very good meeting with our colleague and friend Sergei Stanisev, he is the President of the PES who led a delegation of MEPs of the Social Democrat group. We discussed normally about what was ...

Iohannis accepted an invitation to visit Ukraine

Friday, March 31, 2017


Romania's President Klaus Iohannis on Thursday met his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko, accepting an invitation to visit Ukraine. The Romanian Presidential Administration said Thursday in a press statement that the two heads of state ...

NATO officials: Deveselu facility, an example provided by NATO as adjustment to new challenges

Friday, March 31, 2017


The ballistic defence capability hosted by the 99th Deveselu Military Base is seen by NATO officials as an important milestone in the trans-Atlantic relationship and an excellent example provided by NATO as adjustment to new challenges. In a press statement released on Thursday, the Romanian Defence Ministry (MApN) says NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment Camille Grand visited the 99th Deveselu Base as part of a field trip to ...

Ambassador Kevin Hamilton: starting 1 December all Romanian citizens will be able to travel to Canada without visa

Friday, March 31, 2017


Romanians who hold a valid visa for the US or received a visa for Canada over the last 10 years will be able to travel without visas as of 1 May, and starting 1 December all Romanian citizens will be able to travel to Canada without visa, Ambassador of Canada to Romania Kevin Hamilton announced on Thursday, within a conference on urban projects of the Smart City type. "I want to dissociate the EU - Canada free trade agreement from the visa aspect. There are ...

PM Grindeanu: Budget surplus in first 2 months, at Q1 end things will look better than in 2016

Friday, March 31, 2017

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu stated on Thursday that in the first two months of 2017 a budget surplus was recorded and added that at the end of the first quarter things will "look even better" than in the similar period of last year. "In February 2017 the total budget revenues collected by the National Agency for Fiscal Administration (ANAF) were higher by approximately 900 million than in February 2016, namely by 6.7 percent. Moreover, the ...

Minister of economy had talks with General Dynamics, Bell Helicopter and Boeing about defense projects, investments

Friday, March 31, 2017


Mihai Tudose, the minister of economy, met with a delegation of American companies General Dynamics, Bell Helicopter and Boeing to discuss about potential investments in the country, business-review.eu informs. The minister said the identified development opportunities of “common projects” in the defense industry and for the attraction of investments to create jobs and train employees. On their side, the companies ...

IAR, Airbus – advanced talks to undertake the H215M helicopter at Brasov

Friday, March 31, 2017

Olivier Michalon, Senior Vice President – Head of Europe Region at Airbus Helicopters and Neculai Banea, General Director IAR Ghimbav on Thursday met in Bucharest with Economy Minister Mihai Tudose and discussed about the principles of a general agreement of cooperation to carry out the H215M helicopter in Brasov County, a press release informs quoted by romaniajournal.ro French Ambassador François Saint-Paul and Achim Troester – ...

Romania expresses desire to be part of CPEC

Friday, March 31, 2017

Romania has expressed interest in becoming a part of multibillion-dollar project of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), http://dailytimes.com.pk/ informs. Romania’s Ambassador to Pakistan Nicolae Goia on Tuesday during a lecture at ...

Liberalization of Romania's domestic gas market will come into effect on April 1

Friday, March 31, 2017

The liberalization of Romania's domestic gas market will come into effect on April 1, according to the Government's Emergency Ordinance No. 64/2016, as there are no technical arguments for the move to be postponed once again, the Energy Ministry informed in a release on Thursday. According to the release, following the parliamentary debate on the gas market liberalization beginning April 1, 2017 as per OUG No. 64/2016, but also following the note of the Lower ...

Eurostat:Three Romanian regions have a GDP per capita below 50 pc of the EU average

Friday, March 31, 2017

In 2015, regional GDP per capita, expressed in terms of purchasing power standards, ranged from slightly less than 30 percent of the European Union (EU) average in the Bulgarian region of Severozapaden, to 580 percent of the average in Inner London – West in the United Kingdom. According to Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, there are 19 regions with GDP per capita below 50 percent of the EU average: five were in Bulgaria, ...


Friday, March 31, 2017

In February 2017, 2367 construction permits were released for residential buildings, a 51.6% increase compared to January 2017 and a 5.7% fall compared to February 2016. In the 1.I-28.II.2017 period, 3928 construction permits were released for residential buildings, 0.3% less than in the same period of the previous year. ...


Friday, March 31, 2017

In  year  2016,  the  average  annual  job  vacancy  rate  was  1.28%,  increasing  by  0.16  percentage points as against the previous year. The average annual number of job vacancies was 59.8  thousand, increasing by 9.8  ...

Firms that hire interns and apprentices will receive minimum salary for them from government

Friday, March 31, 2017

The government may adopt, in the Thursday meeting, a bill by which companies that hire interns and apprentices could receive minimum salaries from the state, the money coming from European funds. “We have a bill on the agenda, which resulted from the talks we had with Romanian and foreign investors, a school adaptation to labour market demands in Romania. We understood this request that is why we bring this bill granting companies that hire ...

President Klaus Iohannis to participate in European People's Party Summit in Malta

Thursday, March 30, 2017

President Klaus Iohannis participates on Thursday in the European People's Party (EPP) Summit to take place in Valletta, the Republic of Malta, the Presidential Administration informs. According to a release, President Klaus Iohannis will hold a speech in the second session of the EPP Congress, to be attended by about 1,500 ...

JusMin Toader: Starting off procedures to dismiss AG, chief corruption prosecutor, inopportune

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Justice Minister Tudorel Toader said Wednesday that starting off procedures to dismiss from office the attorney general and the chief prosecutor with the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA) is currently inopportune. "Given the context, and after considering all constitutionality, legality and opportunity factors I have mentioned, (...) I believe that ...

Prince Charles welcomed by President Iohannis

Thursday, March 30, 2017


The Royal Air Force airplane that brought the Prince of Wales landed in the afternoon on the Henri Coanda Airport.. The Crown Prince was welcomed by State Secretary with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs George Ciamba, by the Romanian Ambassador in ...

Grindeanu: UK is and will remain an essential partner to Romania and the Romanian Government

Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Romanian Government has taken note of the decision by the UK Government to officially activate Article 50 in the Lisbon Treaty that sets off the UK leaving the European Union, Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said Wednesday, adding that the UK is and will remain an essential partner to Romania and the Romanian Government will get actively involved in protecting the rights and ...

President of the Party of European Socialists will arrive on Thursday in Bucharest

Thursday, March 30, 2017

President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) and former Prime Minister of Bulgaria Serghei Stanisev will arrive on Thursday in Bucharest, where he is to attend the conference titled "the European Union at 60. From Rome to Rome: between solidarity and ...

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