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JusMin in the EP’s LIBE committee: The GEO 13 itself was not the issue, but the hour when it has been adopted

By   /  22/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, RO Social, Romania, Social  /  No Comments

  The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) in the European Parliament debated on Wednesday the situation of democracy and judiciary in Romania. Attending the debate, Romanian Justice minister Tudorel Toader said that the GEO 13 (editor note: that prompted wide street protests in Romania), “was not inwardly a problem”, but that […]

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Ex-PM Dacian Ciolos officially invited to join USR

By   /  21/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  No Comments

  Save Romanian Union (USR) on Tuesday addressed a formal invitation to former PM Dacian Ciolos to join the party. USR chairman Nicusor Dan told RFI on Tuesday that Ciolos decides to join the party by the Congress in May, he could run for any position. “It’s important that a majority wants him in USR […]

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President Iohannis: CSAT approves Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels. 120 military to be sent to Poland

By   /  21/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  No Comments

  The National Supreme Defence Council (CSAT) has approved Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels, President Klaus Iohannis announced on Tuesday. “We have approved Romania’s objectives at the NATO Summit in Brussels, which will take place this spring, probably in late May. (…) Romania expectations are mainly related to reconfirming the importance and […]

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Tariceanu over ALDE row: Constantin is forcing his way out of the party

By   /  20/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  No Comments

  The dispute between ALDE’s two co-chairmen is deepening, as new statements have been released on Monday. Senate Speaker Calin Popescu Tariceanu, co-chairman said he would not make any agreement with the other co-chairman Daniel Constantin (photo), adding that by his actions, Constantin is forcing his way out of the party. “I will make no […]

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President Iohannis, satisfied with the activity of prosecutors Lazar and Kovesi, denies Justice Minister’s option to revoke them

By   /  19/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, RO Social, Romania, Social  /  No Comments

  President Klaus Iohannis said on Friday he is very satisfied with the activity of Prosecutor General Augustin Lazar (photo) and DNA chief prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi and said he is confident that the Justice Minister will not request to have them revoked. Asked about the Constitutional Court ruling on the investigation about emergency ordinance […]

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President Iohannis: We want a powerful and united EU

By   /  09/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  Comments Off on President Iohannis: We want a powerful and united EU

  President Klaus Iohannis said on Thursday, during a press statement at Cotroceni Palace, ahead of the European Council in Brussels that the future of the EU is on public debate, an official final decision will be made until 2019. One of the most important topics on the agenda is the proposal forwarded by the […]

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PM Grindeanu claims common viewpoint with President Iohannis on EU issues

By   /  08/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  Comments Off on PM Grindeanu claims common viewpoint with President Iohannis on EU issues

  Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said on Wednesday, at Victoria Palace, he has met President Klaus Iohannis and said he has a common viewpoint with the president regarding the European issues. Grindeanu will leave on Wednesday for Brussels to attend a meeting of European Socialist leaders and has scheduled bilateral meetings with the Austrian Chancellor, […]

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Ruling coalition claims President Iohannis hasn’t considered proposal on consultations regarding the EU situation

By   /  06/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  Comments Off on Ruling coalition claims President Iohannis hasn’t considered proposal on consultations regarding the EU situation

  Dragnea: No only president’s actions on the EU relation matter, national unity is needed. Tariceanu: I understand that, officially or unofficialy, we barged into the president’s denial. Chamber Speaker Liviu Dragnea, also Social Democrat Party chairman, on Monday stated concerning Romania’s stance in the European Union that not only what president Klaus Iohannis does […]

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President Iohannis postpones referendum, may use it as insurance policy if PSD attempts another attack on justice

By   /  03/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, RO Social, Romania, Social  /  Comments Off on President Iohannis postpones referendum, may use it as insurance policy if PSD attempts another attack on justice

  President Klaus Iohannis will not start now the procedures for referendum on justice, but has not given up the idea of a referendum, will use it as insurance policy for saving justice if the Social-democratic Party (PSD) will try again to weaken the criminal law or attacks key institutions of the judiciary, official sources […]

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Deputy premier’s accounts garnisheed. Daniel Constantin has to pay back the money lent by Dan Voiculescu

By   /  02/03/2017  /  Politics, RO Politics, Romania  /  Comments Off on Deputy premier’s accounts garnisheed. Daniel Constantin has to pay back the money lent by Dan Voiculescu

  ADLE co-chair, deputy premier Daniel Constatin has all bank accounts garnisheed by the National Agency for Fiscal Administration (ANAF). The action is to recover part of the prejudice in the file where tycoon Dan Voiculescu (Daniel Constantin’s former party chief) has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for damaging the Food Research Institute […]

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