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Romania celebrates National Flag Day

2017-06-26 08:03:00
Romania celebrates the National Flag Day today, June 26, and the blue, yellow and red tricolor is flown across the country on this special day. The National Flag Day has been celebrated since 1998, when the Romanian lawmakers adopted a law introducing it.

Romania set to get new govt this week if president approves PM - party leader

2017-06-26 06:58:00
BUCHAREST, June 26 (Reuters) - Romania could have a new government as early as Thursday if President Klaus Iohannis endorses economy minister Mihai Tudose as prime minister later on Monday, the leader of the ruling Social Democrats, Liviu Dragnea, said.

Romania's ruling party picks PM candidate in bid to defuse crisis

2017-06-26 06:47:00
BUCHAREST Romania's ruling Social Democrats picked economy minister Mihai Tudose to replace the prime minister they ousted last week, raising hopes for an end to political deadlock as early as Thursday, their leader said. Social Democrat (PSD) lawmakers ...

Romania: president, political parties in talks over new PM

2017-06-26 05:57:00
Romania's largest party has nominated a former economy minister to be the next prime minister. The nominee, the 50-year-old Mihai Tudose, was the economy minister in the previous government, and also in 2014-2015. The nominee was announced before President ...

Romania: president, ruling party chief in talks over new PM

2017-06-26 05:42:00
BUCHAREST, Romania – Romania's President Klaus Iohannis is meeting Liviu Dragnea, the powerful leader of Romania's biggest political party, before formally nominating a new prime minister after the previous government was dismissed by the ruling party.

Romania's Blue Air to buy six aircraft from Boeing

2017-06-26 05:39:00
"The deliveries are scheduled from 2022 and these are additional firm orders", ACG CEO Khanh Tran said at the Paris Airshow, confirming this was a new order, and not a conversion from an existing deal for one of Boeing's other models. "The 737 MAX will ...

Romania's Social Democrats pick former economy minister Tudose for PM

2017-06-26 05:28:00
BUCHAREST, June 26 (Reuters) - Romania's ruling Social Democrats picked outgoing economy minister Mihai Tudose for prime minister, two party seniors who attended party talks, told Reuters on Monday. Tudose, 50, was part of the cabinet team of ministers led ...

Anti-Hungarian hate speech have risen to alarming proportions in Romania

2017-06-26 05:10:00
Anti-Hungarian sentiment and hate speech have risen to alarming proportions in recent days in Romania, as social media and news channels have been overflooded with nationalistic messages directed against the Hungarian community by Romanian politicians ...

Accent TV: Former president of Romania was elected the chairman of the Moldovan National Unity Party

2017-06-26 04:52:00
Chisinau. Former Romanian President Traian Basescu was elected the chairman of the Unionist National Unity Party, which was registered by the Ministry of Justice of Moldova on June 10, 2017, Accent TV reported. The decision on the appointment of Basescu as ...