The leader of Romania’s ruling party, Liviu Dragnea, will continue as president of the Chamber of Deputies and party leader despite the conviction to...

US Secretary of State assistant praises Romania’s fight against corruption

The US Secretary of State’s assistant for Europe and Eurasia, Wess Mitchell, praised Romania’s fight against corruption and said this should continue. “The progress Romania...

Departing British ambassador: The word “immediately” has many meanings in Romania

The word “immediately” has many meanings in Romania, is one thing that departing British ambassador Paul Brummell has learned in his four years in...
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Romania’s Chamber of Deputies adopts changes to criminal procedure code in late evening vote

The Chamber of Deputies voted on Monday evening, June 18, the controversial changes to the criminal procedure code proposed by the ruling coalition. The new...

International media spotlight Romania’s “shadow state”, anti-corruption woes

An article published in the online edition of The New York Times looks at the recent protest organized by Romania’s ruling coalition against the...

Bucharest City Hall set ups new cultural center

The Bucharest General Council (CGMB) approved the establishment of a new cultural center of the Bucharest City Hall. It is called Expo Arte and it is “open...

Runaway Romanian businessman and former MP acquitted in corruption case

Romanian businessman and former MP Sebastian Ghita, who fled the country in December 2016 amid several corruption investigations targeting him, was acquitted by the...

Romanian President nominates new foreign intelligence service director from ruling party

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis nominated MP Petru-Gabriel Vlase of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) for director of the Foreign Intelligence Service – SIE. The former...

Documents: Romania lobbied in 1990 to restart negotiations for US’s most favored nation status

Romania lobbied to help restart the negotiations for receiving the most favored nation status at the end of July 1990, according to documents presented...

Romanian Govt. grants free official residence to several institution heads

The presidents of Romania’s Constitutional Court, High Court of Cassation and Justice, Court of Auditors, Superior Magistracy Council and Romanian Academy will get official...

Romania gets one extra seat in European Parliament after Brexit

Romania will get one extra seat in the European Parliament at the 2019 elections, the first ones after Brexit, local Agerpres reported. The MEPs voted...

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