August 9, 2019

Acting IntMin Fifor urges August 10 street protesters to protest peacefully, legally
Aug 9, 2019

Acting IntMin Fifor urges August 10 street protesters to protest peacefully, legally.
Acting Interior Minister Mihai Fifor on Thursday resumed his call to the participants in the street rallies scheduled for August 10 to protest peacefully and legally, adding hat the new commander of the Gendarmerie, General Constantin Florea, will handle the events in a "fair, transparent and legal way." "I would like to resume the call I made these days and to urge all those who will participate in the demonstrations on August 10 to do it peacefully, to do it legally. Protesting is definitely a fundamental right of the citizens, a right that we respect. I am absolutely convinced that the new commander of the Romanian Gendarmerie, General Florea, can manage the event fairly, transparently, legally and without incidents," Fifor said at the Government House. He assured that the reform initiated of the Interior Ministry will continue. AGERPRES (RO - author: Daniel Florea, editor: Andreea Rotaru; EN - author: Corneliu-Aurelian Colceriu, editor: Rodica State)

[Read the article in Agerpres]

eJobs: SME Employees in Romania Earn EUR700 on Average The average monthly salary of employees in SMEs in Romania is currently around EUR700, according to a poll by eJobs Romania.

Government Drafts Bill Changing Subsidized Mortgage Lending Program Romania's finance ministry has drafted a bill changing the state-subsidized mortgage lending program to benefit families with or without children, capping the required monthly income and the home acquisition price.

Six countries to take part in VSLO Visual Arts International Festival Artists from the US, Greece, Sweden, Poland, Norway and Romania will participate in this year's edition of the VSLO Visual Arts International Festival, which will take place at Vama Veche, August 23-September 1. According to a statement released by organisers, world-renowned university (...)

Burger King at Its Second Try in Romania, Set to Open First Restaurant in September Poland’s Amrest group, which operates on about 20 markets in the world, will open the first Burger King restaurant in Romania in September, market sources told ZF. The company already has 46 Starbucks cafés in the country.

Romania Has Lowest Banking Penetration Rate in EU: Just One in Four Communes Has an ATM Three quarters of the people who live in rural areas, where actually half of Romania’s population lives, do not have access to a basic banking service: an ATM.

PSD National Executive Committee to convene today The National Executive Committee of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) will be convening at the Palace of Parliament today, one day ahead of a an extraordinary convention of the party's Congress that will validate PSD's candidate in this autumn's presidential election. On (...)

Halep to play qualifier in US Open first round Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, world number four, will play a qualifier in the first round of the US Open tournament, the last Grand Slam of the year, according to the draw in New York on Thursday. Halep, who won the Wimbledon title this summer, lost in the first round at last (...) : all romanian news. Copyright © DIRECTWAY | News RSS |