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Another case of passive police reported, linked to Caracal murders

2019-08-05 10:36:57 Hotnews.ro
A friend of one of the suspected victims of the murderer in Caracal, South Romania is now the target of acts of aggression which the police appear to witness passively, Romanian newspaper Libertatea reports. The report comes as the police faces mounting pressure over its incapacity to help people in need - as shown in the Caracal murder case and, more recently, by the suspected rape case in Galati, East Romania.

New scandal hits embattled Romanian police after suspected rape case in Galati city

2019-08-05 10:02:11 Hotnews.ro
An inquiry within the police structures in Galati, Eastern Romania has been launched after two police officers there were filmed refusing to intervene to help a bloodied girl who was believed to be a rape victim, according to news agency Mediafax. The case, which prompted positions from central authorities, deals a new blow to the Romanian police, in wake of the national outrage caused by a murder case in Caracal over the past two weeks.

Romania Extends Rate Pause as EU’s Fastest Inflation Weakens

2019-08-05 09:04:33
Romania prolonged more than a year of steady interest rates, looking past the European Union’s fastest inflation as the world’s major economies pivot toward looser monetary policy. Following the first ...

Flights to Romania to launch from Edinburgh

2019-08-05 06:27:00
Flights to Bucharest in Romania are to launch from Edinburgh later this year. Wizz Air will begin operations this December, connecting the capital to Romania and increasing options to Poland and ...

Romania central bank holds rates at 2.50%

2019-08-05 06:14:00
BUCHAREST, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Romania's central bank kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 2.50% as expected on Monday, as it seeks the balance between a widening current account deficit and ...

Romania Leaves Key Rate Unchanged

2019-08-05 06:04:00
(RTTNews) - Romania's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged, as widely expected, on Monday. The board of the National Bank of Romania decided to retain its policy rate at 2.50 percent. ...

Romania Extends Rate Pause After EU’s Fastest Inflation Dips

2019-08-05 05:25:00
(Bloomberg) -- Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here. Romania prolonged more than a year of steady interest rates, looking past the ...

Romania to Extend Rate Pause as Prices Ease: Decision Day Guide

2019-08-04 23:00:00
Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here. Romania is set to prolong more than a year of steady interest rates, looking past the European ...

How It Took The Disappearance Of Two Girls To Halt Romania's Controversial Legal Overhaul

2019-08-04 12:28:00
BUCHAREST -- Massive street protests and stern warnings from the European Union and U.S. State Department were not enough to stop a controversial overhaul of the Romanian legal system that would have ...