Romania government attempts to send message of action in face of massive criticism over murder case / PM Dancila "declares war on criminality"

2019-08-01 06:38:48 Hotnews.ro
"I declare war on criminality", Romanian PM Viorica Dancila said on Wednesday as her government struggles with increased criticism over the incapacity of authorities to prevent - then solve a murder case in Caracal, south Romania, which has shaken the nation. But her war on criminality, coming from the leader of a party that has been largely blamed for rising criminality in the country, started with a plan to move the 112 emergency service from a special service to the Interior ministry. Both institutions have been blamed for massive failures in the murder case.

Romania's government expected to introduce tax on sugar rich beverages, increase cigarette excise

2019-08-01 06:30:26 Hotnews.ro
The Government is expected to adopt on Monday an ordinance introducing new economic measures, including a new tax applied to beverages with a high level of sugar, official sources have said. The tax would be applied starting September 1.

Romania's governmental agent to European Court of Human Rights Viorel Mocanu may resign

2019-08-01 06:27:58 Hotnews.ro
A key representative of the Romanian government at the European Court of Human Rights, who, as HotNews.ro has revealed, acted in support of a top official against whom he should have defended the Romanian state, may resign, Foreign Ministry sources have told HotNews.ro.

Bulgaria and Romania have most teenage mothers in EU

2019-08-01 02:32:00
One in every eight women giving birth for the first time in 2017 in Bulgaria and Romania were teenagers, Eurostat reported Thursday. They had the highest share of mothers below 20 in the EU, followed ...

Romania - Factors to watch on August 1

2019-08-01 00:30:00
BUCHAREST, Aug 1(Reuters) - Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Thursday. Romania's finance ministry aims to sell just under 4 ...

Liberty Global Completes the Sale of Its Operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone

2019-07-31 15:59:00
Liberty Global plc (“Liberty Global”) LBTYA, -1.80% today announced that it has completed the sale of its operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone Group plc ...

From Guernsey to Romania

2019-07-31 09:28:00
JKT's Sofa Guest has been involved in helping some of Europe's poorest people. Patricia Holland has even been given a British Empire Medal for her work. Jenny finds out more. ...

Introducing Cezar Ungureanu – A Multifaceted Artist from Romania

2019-07-31 08:41:00
Fine Art Shippers, an experienced art logistics company operating worldwide, is pleased to introduce Cezar Ungureanu, a multifaceted artist working in diverse media and genres. Cezar Ungureanu is a ...

Vodafone Romania adds Xiaomi MIX 3 5G 128GB to offer

2019-07-31 05:26:00
Vodafone Romania started selling the Xiaomi MIX 3 5G 128GB. Available in the blue colour, the device costs EUR 816 without a subscription or EUR 0 together with a subscription for a postpaid plan. ...