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Romania Takes New Swipe at Anti-Corruption Drive With Decree

2018-10-17 07:28:00
Romania moved to further blunt an unprecedented crackdown on crooked officials in what’s one of the European Union’s most corrupt nations. An emergency government decree published late Tuesday will ma...

Romania sees biggest drop in new car registrations in EU in September

2018-10-17 07:11:00
New car registrations dropped in Romania by 73.4% in September 2018 compared to the same month last year, this being the largest decrease in the European Union (EU), according to data from the Europea...

UK police arrest 8 in trafficking probe with ties to Romania

2018-10-17 06:02:00
London police have arrested eight people suspected of being part of an international human trafficking gang with ties to Romania. Police said Wednesday the five men and three women were arrested ...

Romania Cernavoda NPP to lower Unit 2 power output for repairs

2018-10-17 05:33:00
SeeNews reported that Nuclearelectrica the operator of Romania's sole nuclear power plant Cernavoda, said that the plant's Unit 2 will run at reduced power due to repairs works that will be ...

The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products: Baltic States, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia - ResearchAndMarkets.com

2018-10-17 03:38:00
The "The European Market for Thermal Insulation Products - Eleventh Edition: Other Eastern European Countries (Baltic States, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia)" report has been added to Resear...

Roman Castrum in SE Romania town rebuilt with EU money

2018-10-17 03:28:00
The local authorities of Ovidiu, a town in Constanta county, in South-Eastern Romania, have obtained EU funding worth some EUR 3 million to rebuilt the Roman Castrum, planning to integrate it in the t...

​New emergency ordinance raises serious issues in activity of anti-graft prosecutors

2018-10-17 03:03:08 Hotnews.ro
An emergency ordinance related to changes to the Romanian justice system, which was adopted without prior analysis by the Romanian government on Monday, was published on Tuesday. Its publication revealed a series of serious issues that the prosecutor general and other magistrates say would affect the activity of anti-graft prosecutors. A key corruption case which may be affected by the newest measures would be the so-called Tel Drum case, which has been linked to the leader of the governing Social Democratic Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea.

Romania’s U21 football team qualifies for EURO for the first time in 20 years

2018-10-17 02:26:00
Romania’s Under-21 national football team qualified on Tuesday, October 16, for next June’s UEFA European Under-21 Championship (U21 EURO), after defeating Liechtenstein 4-0. Romania U21 thus managed ...

UEFA charges Romania for racist chants, fan misconduct in match against Serbia

2018-10-16 15:55:00
UEFA has charged the Romanian football federation with fan misconduct for racist chants and banners at a Nations League game on Sunday against Serbia. UEFA says the "racist behavior" includes incident...