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Romania, among EU countries with highest annual inflation rate

2017-12-18 23:30:00
Romania recorded an annual inflation rate of 2.6% in November, according to EU’s statistical office Eurostat. It was one of the EU countries with the highest price increases. Estonia ranked first, with an annual inflation rate of 4.5% in November.

Romania: protesters’ creative new way of trolling their under fire MPs

2017-12-18 16:15:00
Romania has seen waves of street demonstrations this year over claims the government is trying to undermine the fight against corruption. Bucharest and other major cities have seen people object to draft laws aimed at decriminalising some corruption ...

Romania, US strike new trade deals under Trump

2017-12-18 14:52:04
Romanian Trade Minister Ilan Laufer discusses the recent trade deals struck between the U.S. and Romania and relations with President Donald Trump.

Protests erupt across Romania against changes to judicial law

2017-12-18 14:50:00
Romanians standing in silent protest, black scarves and tapes covering their eyes and mouths, outside the government headquarters in Bucharest on Sunday. About a hundred people gathered despite the rain for the silent flash mob named "Romania Silenced" to ...

Meet the royal billed as Romania's answer to Prince Harry with North East roots

2017-12-18 13:12:00
A royal with North East roots has been billed Romania’s answer to Prince Harry. Nicholas Medforth-Mills, 32, attended the funeral of his grandfather, Romania’s late King Michael, on Saturday. The estranged grandson, who was stripped of his title in ...

Romania: Judges hold protests over legal system changes

2017-12-18 12:31:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Hundreds of Romanian judges and prosecutors took part in protests around the country Monday to show their opposition to legal changes they say would hamper prosecutions. The first demonstrations were held outside courts in the ...

Romania: Judges hold protests over legal system changes

2017-12-18 12:29:00
Hundreds of Romanian judges and prosecutors took part in protests around the country Monday to show their opposition to legal changes they say would hamper prosecutions. The first demonstrations were held outside courts in the capital, Bucharest, and other ...

Romania’s governing parties ponder referendum on constitutional monarchy

2017-12-18 11:16:00
Two leaders of the parties making up the governing coalition in Romania talked about the possibility of a referendum about the county becoming a constitutional monarchy. Niculae Bădălău, the executive president of the Social Democrat Party (PSD), said ...

Romania Evaluates Spike LR Missiles in Dismounted Configuration

2017-12-18 09:28:00
10 Spike-LR missiles were fired during the Romanian qualification testing for the man portable configuration of the weapon, all scored target hits. Photo: RAFAEL Integrated Control Launch Unit (ICLU), which is the new modern digital launcher for SPIKE ...