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Reuters report reveals most trusted news brands in Romania

2018-06-19 05:30:00
Some 82% of Romanians get their news from the TV and 88% get their new online with 67% following the news in social media, according to Reuters Institute’s Digital News Report. Meanwhile, only 42% of Romanians get their news from the radio and 18% get ...

A Feature Documentary Film About Beautiful Romania Launches Kickstarter Campaign

2018-06-19 04:11:00
Highbridge, England -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/19/2018 -- On The Footsteps Of The Prince is an upcoming feature documentary film about the beautiful sights in Romania. The film reveals why HRH Prince Charles chose Romania for his holiday home and follows the ...

US Secretary of State assistant praises Romania’s fight against corruption

2018-06-19 02:31:00
The US Secretary of State’s assistant for Europe and Eurasia, Wess Mitchell, praised Romania’s fight against corruption and said this should continue. “The progress Romania registered in combating corruption is impressive. We applaud it and urge you ...

Romania’s Chamber of Deputies adopts changes to criminal procedure code in late evening vote

2018-06-19 01:53:00
The Chamber of Deputies voted on Monday evening, June 18, the controversial changes to the criminal procedure code proposed by the ruling coalition. The new code was adopted with 175 votes for and 78 against, G4media.ro reported. The special committee in ...

Romania Approves Part of Controversial Judicial-Reform Bill

2018-06-18 23:19:00
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Thousands rally in Romania against judiciary in government-backed protests

2018-06-18 21:17:00
The ruling Social Democratic Party in Romania organized a large demonstration to counter anti-government protests held after Social Democrats tried to decriminalize corruption offenses. Protesters were bused in. The ruling Social Democrats (PSD) in Romania ...

Romania parliament changes criminal procedure; opposition says aims to hide graft

2018-06-18 19:48:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania’s lower house of parliament on Monday night approved amendments to the country’s criminal procedure, which critics and the centrist opposition say would weaken prosecutors’ powers to probe high level corruption.

Romania: Criminal justice revisions worsen graft worries

2018-06-18 16:23:00
Romanian lawmakers approved revised criminal justice statutes Monday that critics called a setback for prosecuting corruption, votes that took place hours after an American diplomat urged Romania to keep fighting official corruption to prevent "hostile ...

Romania Approves Part of Controversial Judicial Bill

2018-06-18 14:16:00
Romania’s parliament approved part of a controversial judicial-reform package that’s been criticized as another attempt by the ruling coalition to weaken punishment for convicted officials. Lawmakers voted 175-78 in favor of the changes to the code of ...