Oradea mayor Ilie Bolojan announced he would resign as first vice president of the National Liberal Party (PNL) to focus on the projects he...

Romanian PM asks European Commission for help with swine fever

Romanian prime minister Viorica Dancila asked for technical and financial support from the European Commission to reduce the impact of African swine fever in...

Romania’s ruling party leader’s seat is shaking

Romania’s deputy prime minister Paul Stanescu and over 20 leaders of the Social Democratic Party – PSD’s county organizations discussed on Thursday, September 13,...

Romanian president signals new criminal code dangers to Venice Commission representatives

The changes to Romania’s criminal codes reduce predictability and unbalance the local judiciary system, aiming to favor politicians targeted by criminal investigations, president Klaus...

EC President: Not everything is ok in Romania

Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, would not have had a completely positive message about Romania, had he mentioned the country in...

Dutch PM says his country is worried about rule of law in Romania

Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte said on Wednesday, September 12, after a meeting with Romanian president Klaus Iohannis, that his country is worried about...

Romania’s Chamber of Deputies may discuss draft law on pardoning

A draft law on pardoning that was tacitly adopted by the Senate in 2017 may be discussed by the Chamber of Deputies in the...
Judicial Inspection

Prosecutors investigate Romanian justice minister’s career change

Romania’s General Prosecutor Office started an in-rem investigation on the way justice minister Tudorel Toader managed to get a notary seat open for himself. A...

Romania’s former technocrat PM starts gathering signatures for electoral law reform

The Romania Together Movement, led by former technocrat PM Dacian Ciolos, and Save Romania Union (USR), one of the biggest opposition parties in the...

photoRomanian president joins cleanup campaign

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis joined a cleanup event on Tuesday, September 11, which was carried out in the Cernica forest near Bucharest. Together with...

Romanian Senate adopts referendum for traditional family

Romania’s Senate adopted on Tuesday, September 11, the law draft for changing the definition of family in the Constitution, local News.ro reported. The new article...

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