July 21, 2014

Aurescu: the ICC will be able to investigate crimes of aggression
Jul 21, 2014

Aurescu: the ICC will be able to investigate crimes of aggression.
The situation in Ukraine could fall under this classification. “In the future, the International Criminal Court (ICC) will be able to investigate crimes of aggression,” Secretary of State Bogdan Aurescu stated Monday, going on to ask rhetorically whether the current situation in Ukraine would (...)
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PM Ponta: Difficult negotiations with EC, WB and IMF ahead, but balanced budget feasible Premier Victor Ponta reiterated on Wednesday that the 2015 draft budget will be adopted at the December 10 Government meeting, arguing that a "balanced" budget formula can be reached for next year, given the growth of economy and budget (...)

Bloomberg: Banca Transilvania, interested in taking over Volksbank Romania (sources) Banca Transilvania, the third-largest bank in Romania, is under discussions to take over the Romanian subsidiary of the Austrian banking group Volksbanken, Volksbank Romania SA, two sources close to the discussions have told (...)

Klaus Iohannis to take over the Presidential mandate from Traian Basescu in late-December The two teams of the Romanian President-elect Klaus Iohannis and the President in office Traian Basescu recently met to discuss the details of the ceremony during which Iohannis will take over the Presidential mandate from Traian Basescu. According to sources cited by local Digi24, the ceremony (...)

Young Romanian among the creators of an app awarded by Facebook London Young Romanian entrepreneur Paula Pascu was part of the team that created UKADEMICS, an app that can be used to apply to international universities directly from the mobile phone. The app won best start-up at European level in 2014, a prize awarded by Facebook’s headquarters in London. UKADEMICS (...)

Romanian President's brother to be placed under house arrest Mircea Basescu, Romanian President Traian Basescu’s brother, will be placed under house arrest, the Constanta Appeal Court decided on Wednesday, November 26. Mircea Basescu was arrested on June 20 and has spent the last five months in police custody. He was indicted for allegedly taking a EUR (...)

Leu Up Vs Euro, Exchange Rate Hits 3-Week High At 4.42 The Romanian leu extended its earlier gains versus the euro by midday Wednesday and the central bank’s reference won 0.31% to 4.42 units, the strongest rate in the last three weeks.

Unexploded projectile from World War II found near Romanian Parliament's Palace An unexploded projectile from World War II was found near Romanian Parliament’s Palace, in Bucharest’s center, by construction workers digging on the site of the Romanian People’s Salvation Cathedral, according to Digi 24 news station. A pyrotechnics team was called to take the projectile and (...) : all romanian news. Copyright © DIRECTWAY | RSS Romaniapress NEWSNews RSS |