Romania Agerpres Tue, 28 Jan 2020 21:24:50 +0200Head of PM Chancellery Danca: Gov't approved, with amendaments, the law on election of mayors in two rounds
The Government approved the final version, with amendments, of the draft law on the election of mayors in two rounds for which it plans to assume responsibility in Parliament on Wednesday, announced the head of Prime Minister's Cha...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 18:24:50 +0200PM Orban: We want to register Rosia Montana with UNESCO
Prime Minister Ludovic Orban on Tuesday stated that the National Liberal Party (PNL) Government wants to register the Rosia Montana site as a World Heritage site on the UNESCO World Heritage List, with Minister of Culture Bogdan Gheorgh...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:28:07 +0200ForMin Aurescu, US Ambassador discuss common priorities on bilaeral agenda in 2020
Romanian Foreign Affairs Minister Bogdan Aurescu on Tuesday welcomed US Ambassador in Bucharest Adrian Zuckerman, to concretely discuss the working plan on the common priorities of the Romanian-US bilateral agenda in 2020, including pol...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:06:41 +0200UPDATE Chamber passes bill repealing special state pensions
On Tuesday, the Chamber of Deputies passed a bill repealing special state pensions, 247 to nil and 21 abstentions.
The bill provides for the repeal of special state pensions, with the exception of the pensions for the military and poli...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:28:34 +0200POST-REVOLUTION ROMANIA, 1990: Hungarian Democratic Union of Romania gets established
The Hungarian Democratic Union of Romania (UDMR) was established on December 25, 1989, being registered with the Bucharest District 1 Courthouse on January 28, 1990, according to 'Political Parties' released by the AGERP...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:13:03 +0200Defense Minister in Portugal; sets steps for purchase of next five F-16 fighter jets
Minister of National Defense Nicolae Ciuca was in Portugal for a two-day official visit at the invitation of his counterpart, Joao Gomes Cravinho, to set the main steps for the strengthening of the Romanian Air Force F-16 multirole airc...Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:05:43 +0200CultMin Gheorghiu on Romania's participating in Venice Biennale: Romania has a privileged place
Romania has a privileged place in terms of visibility at La Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale), Romanian Culture Minister Bogdan Gheorghiu said on Tuesday.
"Here, I have two arguments. One would be the visitor inflow, which is ...