The Romanian Senate has passed a bill changing the operating conditions of public utility non-governmental organizations (NGOs). One of the law's most important provisions...

Parliament speeds up adoption of Romanian Royal House bill

The Romanian Senate passed a proposal to adopt under an emergency procedure the bill that grants several advantages to Romania’s Royal House. According to the...

People with criminal sentences may be allowed to run for president in Romania

People with final criminal sentences could be allowed to run for president in Romania, as the Senate has recently rejected a draft bill banning...

Romania’s governing party adopts statement against “parallel state”

The Social Democratic Party (PSD), the main governing party in Romania, adopted on Friday a resolution to continue supporting the PSD-ALGE governing coalition and...

Moldovan Parliament commissions pass introduction of Romanian language in constitution

Two commissions of the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova have passed a legislative initiative to modify an article in the Moldovan constitution that...

Romania has to wait until next year for decision on Schengen accession

The European Commission said that the decision on Romania and Bulgaria accession to the Schengen area has been postponed for next year, reports Schengenvisainfo.com. Although...

US Secretary of State makes unexpected visit in Romania

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived to Bucharest on Wednesday evening, November 15, for an unexpected short visit. He came from Asia, where...

Fewer Romanians have confidence in ruling party leaders

The level of trust in Mihai Tudose, the Prime Minister of Romania, and Liviu Dragnea, the president of the ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD)...

Romanian opposition party wants to remove convicts from public office

The Save Romania Union (USR) opposition party wants people who received a final prison sentence banned from public office. The party will start gathering signatures...

Romanian Royal House head to have former head of state status

Romania’s Senate president Calin Popescu-Tariceanu and Chamber of Deputies speaker Liviu Dragnea, who are also the leaders of the governing coalition, have initiated a...

Romanian MPs consider redefining abuse of office

The Parliament special committee for justice is currently analyzing two options for abuse of office, namely setting a limit under which abuse of office...
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