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Polls open in Romania's presidential election

2019-11-09 22:17:00
Nov. 10, 2019 Updated: Nov. 10, 2019 7:25 a.m. BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Voting was underway Sunday in Romania's presidential election after a lackluster campaign overshadowed by a political crisis ...

Polls Open in Romania's Presidential Election

2019-11-09 22:03:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Voting got underway in Romania's presidential election after a lackluster campaign overshadowed by a political crisis which saw a minority government installed just a few days ago ...

Romania Vote Set To Give Boost To Region's Liberals

2019-11-09 21:04:00
Romania's pro-European President Klaus Iohannis is the favourite to win the first round of the country's election Sunday, potentially adding to a liberal fightback against the region's prevailing ...

Romania's Iohannis in pole position for presidential vote

2019-11-09 17:53:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romanians vote in a presidential election on Sunday and are expected to support incumbent Klaus Iohannis, an anti-graft policymaker who has won praise in the West for his ...

Incumbent Iohannis Favored To Win First Round Of Romania's Presidential Vote

2019-11-09 17:10:00
Iohannis' candidacy is supported by the National Liberal Party (PNL) that he once headed and which now leads Romania's newly installed minority government of Prime Minister Ludovic Orban. Iohannis ...

Hot Battle For Second In Romania As Incumbent Holds Big Lead In Presidential Election

2019-11-09 12:50:00
Pundits following Romania's presidential election say it's a foregone conclusion that the incumbent candidate, Klaus Iohannis, will easily win the first-round vote on November 10. But polls say he's ...

POLITICO EU Confidential: Oettinger interview — Pompeo hits the Wall — Romania’s Commission pick

2019-11-09 02:06:00
Welcome to EU Confidential, bringing you the latest from our podcast and a lighthearted look at the week’s news. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Germany. A chance to patch up frayed ...

Romania issues silver coin to mark 70 years of diplomatic ties with China

2019-11-09 00:40:00
Central Bank Governor Mugur Isarescu said at the ceremony that over the past 70 years, Romania-China relations have continued to develop on the basis of friendship, mutual respect and support, adding ...

President Who Pulled Romania Back From the Brink Nears New Term

2019-11-08 22:00:00
Photographer: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP via Getty Images Photographer: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP via Getty Images He helped put Romania’s most powerful politician behind bars for corruption and steer his ...