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Romania orders three EMS-configured H135 helicopters

2019-09-19 09:59:00
Romania's interior ministry has ordered three Airbus Helicopters H135s for aero-medical and search and rescue missions. Acquired as part of a framework agreement signed at the end of July, the pact ...

Scourge Of Romania's Politicians To Become EU Anti-graft Supremo

2019-09-19 08:44:00
A symbol for many of the fight against corruption in one of the EU's most graft-ridden states, Romania's Laura Codruta Kovesi is now all but certain to become Europe's top prosecutor -- in the teeth ...

Two scenarios for talks over top European prosecutor as Romania govt promises vote against Romanian candidate Kovesi / Govt issues with Justice get muddy back home

2019-09-19 08:35:00 Hotnews.ro
The COREPER Council convenes on Thursday to discuss the first top European prosecutor, a position for which Romanian candidate Laura Codruta Kovesi is running. Despite that Kovesi, who has served as head of Romania's anti-graft prosecutor's office DNA, is seen as top contender, the Romanian Government through the voice of PM Viorica Dancila announced on Wednesday that it would not support Kovesi and the Romanian representative to COREPER would vote against her. The Goverment itself is facing an increasingly complicated situation back home when it comes to its moves on Justice affairs.

European Council backs Romania's Laura Kovesi as EU's first public prosecutor

2019-09-19 08:31:00
The former head of Romania’s anti-corruption unit will become the European Union’s first public prosecutor after a secret ballot of European ambassadors. Laura Codruta Kovesi, who was sacked in July ...

Romania’s Kövesi poised to become EU public prosecutor

2019-09-19 07:55:00
Romanian candidate Laura Codruța Kövesi is set to become the first-ever chief EU public prosecutor. In a change of position, EU ambassadors voted on Thursday to back Kövesi, officials told POLITICO.

Scourge of Romania's politicians to become EU anti-graft supremo

2019-09-19 07:41:43
A symbol for many of the fight against corruption in one of the EU's most graft-ridden states, Romania's Laura Codruta Kovesi is now all but certain to become Europe's top prosecutor -- in the teeth ...

EU envoys back Romania’s Laura Kovesi for lead prosecutor role

2019-09-19 06:27:00
EU ambassadors have backed Romania’s Laura Kovesi to head a new pan-bloc prosecutor’s office, in what supporters see as a big step in the fight against authoritarian creep in several central and ...

Vodafone, UPC Romania launch fixed/mobile bundling

2019-09-19 06:25:00
Mobile operator Vodafone Romania and its newly acquired cableco division UPC Romania have launched bundled multi-play packages offering discounts on cellular, fixed broadband and pay-TV services. The ...

Romania's Transelectrica removes board chairman

2019-09-19 05:22:00
BUCHAREST, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Romanian state-owned power grid operator Transelectrica * Says revokes Marius Carasol from board chairman position after media reports he had lied about his college ...