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Commission urges ROMANIA to ensure proper monitoring of air quality throughout its whole territory

Thursday, June 15, 2017


The Commission is sending a letter of formal notice to Romania over significant gaps in monitoring air pollution, a press release informs. Air pollution poses a major risk to public health causing more than 25 000 premature deaths per year in this Member State alone. This first warning covers the monitoring network of a wide range of zones and agglomerations as well as all major pollutants including ...

ANOFM had 24,997 job vacancies registered on Wednesday

Thursday, June 15, 2017

  The National Employment Agency (ANOFM) had 24,997 job vacancies registered on Wednesday, according to data provided by economic agents and centralized by ANOFM. Most vacancies are in Bucharest - ...

President Iohannis to pay visit in Berlin, June 19-21

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

President Klaus Iohannis will pay a visit in Germany from June 19 to 21, where he will meet German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Chancellor Angela Merkel, the President's spokesperson, Madalina Dobrovolschi announced on Tuesday. "Another important event will take place from June 19 to 21 when the President of Romania will be visiting Germany. It is ...

Prime Minister of Luxembourg to attend the events of the tenth anniversary of the Luxemburg - Sibiu - European Capitals of Culture

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

 President Klaus Iohannis will welcome the Prime Minister of Luxembourg, Xavier Bettel, at the Cotroceni Presidential Palace on Friday, the two officials being set to visit Sibiu on ...

Number of refugees Romania must receive according to EC relocation plan

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


The European Commission announced on Tuesday that Romania must receive 3,546 refugees, according to the emergency relocation plan approved by the the Community Bloc, which is a legal obligation. The EC report shows that Romania received, until June 9, 2017, 45 emigrants from Italy and 590 from Greece. According to quotas established in September 2015 for every member state, Romania must integrate a total of 4,180 refugees (1,608 ...

PSD chairman Dragnea would have asked PM Grindeanu to resign, sources say. Grindeanu won’t quit

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Social Democrat Party (PSD) chairman Liviu Dragnea would have asked PM Sorin Grindeanu to resign, political sources told local media, romaniajournal.ro reports. The information comes after the SocDem chairman has conducted an evaluation of the Grindeanu Cabinet’s activity and is expected to announce a potential reshuffle. The sources say that Dragnea would have had a secret meeting with Grindeanu and other PSD members at the party’s headquarters in Baneasa on ...

Former President Ion Iliescu sent to court in case of 1990 miners' rally

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Former President Ion Iliescu, former Prime Minister Petre Roman and former head of the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) Virgil Magureanu were sent to court by military prosecutors in the case of the June 13 - 15, 1990 violent events when miners crushed a sit-in anti-government protest. The announcement was made in a press statement by a military ...

Angla Cristea: it is rather unclear to EC which of the structural reforms launched several years ago are still continuing

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The European Commission is concerned that steps back or headed elsewhere are sometimes taken as regards the structural reforms launched a few years ago in particular areas, head of the European Commission Representation in Romania Angela Cristea said on ...

Direct foreign investment, up 24 pct in first four months of year

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Foreign direct investment grew by 23.8 pct in the first four months of this year, as compared to the same period in 2016, to 1.3 billion euro, according to data released on Tuesday by the National Bank of Romania (BNR). "The direct investments of non-residents in Romania totaled 1.305 billion euro (as against 1.054 billion euro between January and April ...

Euro trades at 4.5661 lei on Tuesday

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The exchange rate of the national leu currency resulting from the quotations announced on Tuesday by the banks authorized to operate on the currency market is as ...

Finance Ministry borrows 690 million lei for three years, with interest rate dropping to 1.76% per year

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The Finance Ministry issued bonds of 690 million lei (151.3 million euros) due on February 26, 2020, with an average profit of 1,76% per year, dropping against the latest auction from the same issue, BNR showed. The offer to finance banks was 1.76 billion lei to the main session on Monday and 355 million lei on Tuesday. The average profit offered by the state was 1.76% per year, according to BNR data. The ...

First estimates for 2016: Consumption per capita varied by more than one to two across EU Member States - GDP per capita by almost one to six

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

According to Eurostat data, Actual Individual Consumption (AIC) is a measure of material welfare of households. Based on first preliminary estimates for 2016, AIC per capita expressed in Purchasing Power Standards (PPS) varied from 53% to 132% of the European Union (EU) average across the Member States. ...

Ambassador Klemm at the inauguration of an American investment of almost 60 million dollars in Prahova County

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


US ambassador Hans Klemm, attending on Tuesday the inauguration of an American investment of almost 60 million dollars in Prahova County, said this is a good example of the potential Romania has to offer US ...

Over 800 projects completed under EEA and Norway Grants

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Over 800 projects were completed under the European Economic Area (EEA) and Norway Grants in April, in areas such as supporting green business, research, justice and internal affairs, poverty alleviation and social inclusion, according to a joint press release of the Regional Development, Public Administration and European Funds Ministry and the Embassy of ...


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

In April 2017, the average gross nominal earnings were 3291 lei, by 1.1% higher than the one registered in March 2017 . ? The average net nominal earnings were 2366 lei, increasing as against the previous month with 24 lei (+1.0%). The highest values of the average net nominal earnings were recorded in computer programming, consultancy and related activities (including ...


Wednesday, June 14, 2017


In the first quarter of 2017: the average number of pensioners was 5234 thousands persons, decreasing with 11 thousands persons as against of the previous quarter; the  average  monthly  pension  was  10161   lei,  increasing  with  6.1%  ...

PM Grindeanu: Romania, Croatia bilateral cooperation very good, huge growth potential for economic ties

Tuesday, June 13, 2017


PM Sorin Grindeanu his Croatian counterpart Andrej Plenkovic signed two documents in a bid to intensify the bilateral economic relations, said the Romanian head of state, according to News.ro. Grindeanu emphasized the will of both states to consolidate the bilateral cooperation and as partners within EU and signed the agreement on common protection of classified information and the Agreement Memorandum regarding the cooperation betwee then ...

President Klaus Iohannis promulgates law by which military doctors, police officers, prison officers receive higher salaries

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

President Klaus Iohannis has signed the decree on the promulgation of the Law on the approval of Government Emergency Ordinance no. 2/2017 regarding some fiscal-budgetary measures, as well as the modification and completion of some normative acts, romaniajournal.ro informs. The law provides that as of June 2017, the gross amount of basic salaries paid will be increased by 20% for the staff of the territorial offices for small and medium-sized ...

JusMin Tudorel Toader is waiting for the Constitutional Court's motivation regarding the abuse of office

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Justice Minister Tudorel Toader stated on Monday he is waiting for the Constitutional Court's motivation regarding the abuse of office, a threshold that distinguishes between contraventional, administrative and criminal responsibility to be identified in the course of public debates with the civil society, with the law ...

Local elections in 49 localities: PSD wins Craiova, PNL – winner at Roman and Târgu-Jiu

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Citizens with voting rights from 49 localities in the country went to the polls on Sunday to elect their mayors, romaniajournal.ro reads. Among these were the municipalities of Craiova, Târgu Jiu, Roman, Moine?ti and Lupeni. The candidate of the liberal party - PNL Gorj at Târgu-Jiu City Hall, Marcel Romanescu, won the Târgu-Jiu City Hall, according to the parallel counting made by liberals. Marcel Romanescu ...

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