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Romania warned about laws that could harm graft, crime fight

2018-06-28 05:13:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A dozen countries have urged Romania not to adopt laws they say could undermine the rule of law and weaken the fight against terrorism and corruption. European Union members including France and Germany, joined by the U.S ...

Romania warned about laws that could harm graft, crime fight

2018-06-28 04:52:00
A dozen countries have urged Romania not to adopt laws they say could undermine the rule of law and weaken the fight against terrorism and corruption. European Union members including France and Germany, joined by the U.S., Canada, Norway and Switzerland ...

Romania’s competition watchdog fines MedLife for competition breaches

2018-06-28 04:30:00
Romania’s Competition Council has fined the biggest local healthcare service provider, MedLife, with RON 865,000 (EUR 186,000) for breaching competition rules. The amount represents about one fifth in the group’s net profit in the first quarter.

Romania’s anticorruption directorate wants higher prison sentence for ruling party leader

2018-06-28 04:00:00
The prosecutors of the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) appealed the supreme court – ICCJ’s decision in the case in which the leader of the ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea, was sentenced to three years and six months in prison.

Romania’s supreme defense council says Govt. must deal with Rosia Montana

2018-06-28 02:30:00
The Government has all the instruments and institutions it needs to manage the entire process of including Rosia Montana landscape on the UNESO’s world heritages list, said Romania’s Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT) on Wednesday, June 27.

UPC Romania to continue expanding

2018-06-28 02:03:00
The strategy for UPC Romania will remain unchanged as it waits to be taken over by Vodafone. Speaking to Ziarul Financiar, the company’s new CEO Mihnea Radulescu said that it will continue expanding its fixed network into new locations and launching new ...

Senior NCO Academy holds first-ever mobile training course in Romania

2018-06-28 01:34:00
Three instructors from the U.S. Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy traveled to Boboc Air Base, Buzău, Romania, to hold the first-ever Senior NCO mobile education course June 8 to 22, 2018. The SNCOA mobile training team partnered with the ...

Romania’s former chief of police is suspect in anti-graft investigation

2018-06-28 01:29:00
Romania’s National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) announced on Wednesday, June 27, that former chief of police Catalin Ionita was a suspect in a corruption investigation. The prosecutors are investigating Ionita for influence peddling. He allegedly ...

The writer inspiring Romania's protest movement at 101

2018-06-28 01:19:00
Bucharest (AFP) - Amid the almost daily crowds of anti-government protesters in the Romanian capital Bucharest, there's one name on the lips of many of those gathered outside government headquarters: the 101-year-old many of them see as their guiding light.