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Romania’s former DNA chief prosecutor will continue anticorruption fight at new job

2018-07-12 02:07:00
Laura Codruta Kovesi will use the experience acquired during the years she worked as chief prosecutor of the National Anticorruption Department (DNA) at her new job. Prosecutor General Augustin Lazar ...

Romania envoy presents credentials

2018-07-11 20:45:00
The Romanian ambassador to Solomon Islands Nineta Barbulescu has presented her credentials to Governor General Sir Frank Ofagioro Kabui last week at the Government House. In opening remarks, she brief...

Illegal Loggers Are Decimating Romania’s Virgin Forests, Say Green Groups

2018-07-11 13:26:00
Even after decades of rampant deforestation, Romania is still home to more than half of Europe's primeval woodlands, some 6.5 million hectares of old-growth temperate climate forests. As a result, som...

4 dead in eastern Romania as cart capsizes in flooded river

2018-07-11 07:24:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Authorities say four people have died after the cart they were traveling in overturned in a swollen river in eastern Romania. The Inspectorate for Emergency Situations said Wednes...

4 dead in eastern Romania as cart capsizes in flooded river

2018-07-11 07:22:00
Authorities say four people have died after the cart they were traveling in overturned in a swollen river in eastern Romania. The Inspectorate for Emergency Situations said Wednesday that two grandpar...

Win VIP tickets to Romania's Electric Castle

2018-07-11 07:17:00
Gigwise readers have a chance to win a pair of VIP tickets to the Electric Castle festival in Romania. See entry details below. The festival, which takes place from July 18-22, always boasts an unbeli...

Synevo Romania GM to coordinate five SEE markets

2018-07-11 06:31:00
Laurențiu Luca, the general manager of Synevo Romania, has been appointed managing director for South Eastern Europe of the medical laboratories network. He will coordinate the company’s activity in f...

Romania’s former anticorruption chief returns to job at anti-organized crime office

2018-07-11 04:41:00
Laura Codruta Kovesi, who earlier this week was revoked from the position of chief prosecutor of the National Anticorruption Department (DNA) by presidential decree, will return to the Sibiu office of ...

Romania, among NATO countries meeting defense spending pledge in 2018

2018-07-11 03:34:00
Romania is among the NATO countries that will allot 2% of the GDP to defense spending this year. The others are UK, Greece, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, and Lithuania. Together with the US, it would bring ...