Romaniapress http://www.romaniapress.com/ Romanian News by Romaniapress en Victor Ponta on Basescu's overview: It's subjective, highlighted the positive parts and hid the negative ones http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042434.html 2014-12-20 21:44:00 Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday said that the overview made by President Traian Basescu in his last press (...) 2014-12-20T20:44:00Z text/html en President Basescu explains why he vehemently opposed the resumption of the South Stream project http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042435.html 2014-12-20 21:31:05 President Traian Basescu told journalists attending his last press conference as Romania's head of state on Saturday (...) 2014-12-20T20:31:05Z text/html en Traian Basescu's legacy: A safe Romania than ever http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042436.html 2014-12-20 21:09:41 President Traian Basescu has stated on Saturday during his last press conference  held at the Cotroceni Palace  that (...) 2014-12-20T20:09:41Z text/html en Basescu opposed South Stream resumption and criticises OMV in relation with Gazprom http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042438.html 2014-12-20 20:55:00 
 President Traian Basescu said he vehemently opposed the resumption of the South Stream project and intensely (...) 2014-12-20T19:55:00Z text/html en President Traian Basescu makes balance sheet of his ten-year term: many satisfactions and achieved things, but also regrets and failures http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042437.html 2014-12-20 20:39:20 In his last press conference from the Cotroceni Palace, President Traian Basescu on Saturday thanked Romanians for (...) 2014-12-20T19:39:20Z text/html en PM Ponta: Basescu's overview is subjective, mostly focused on the achievements of Ponta and Tariceanu governments http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042439.html 2014-12-20 20:29:44 
 Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday said that the overview made by President Traian Basescu is (...) 2014-12-20T19:29:44Z text/html en President Traian Basescu: Romania is safer than ever http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042440.html 2014-12-20 20:26:20 
 President Traian Basescu has stated on Saturday that Romania is a safe state, his message to Romanians being (...) 2014-12-20T19:26:20Z text/html en President Traian Basescu recaps his ten year tenure (synthesis) http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042432.html 2014-12-20 19:23:12 President Traian Basescu has held a press conference, on Saturday, at the end of his ten year tenure, treating both (...) 2014-12-20T18:23:12Z text/html en Basescu: Romania's prospect is of economic growth http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042433.html 2014-12-20 18:34:12 President Traian Basescu on Saturday said that Romanians can be optimistic in what concerns the evolution of the (...) 2014-12-20T17:34:12Z text/html en Basescu: I thank Romanians for the honour of being their president for ten years http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042430.html 2014-12-20 17:40:41 President Traian Basescu on Saturday thanked Romanians for the honour of being head of state for ten years, showing (...) 2014-12-20T16:40:41Z text/html en Scutaru, Orban, Marinescu, among names on list of presidential advisers of Klaus Iohannis http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042431.html 2014-12-20 17:08:28 Writer Tatiana Niculescu-Bran, former deputy George Scutaru, historian Andrei Muraru, former European Commissioner (...) 2014-12-20T16:08:28Z text/html en Teodorovici: Romania to receive approval from EC on 2014-2020 Operational Programme on Competitiveness until Tuesday http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042429.html 2014-12-20 15:20:45 Minister of European Funds Eugen Teodorovici stated that Romania should receive from the European Commission, until (...) 2014-12-20T14:20:45Z text/html en Vasile Blaga cuts off unequivocally any possibility of Basescu's return to PDL http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042426.html 2014-12-20 15:13:17 Democrat Liberal Party (PDL) chairman Vasile Blaga, National Liberal Party (PNL) co-chairman, has stated, on (...) 2014-12-20T14:13:17Z text/html en Parliament approves filling eight vacancies in Administration Council of the SRR http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042427.html 2014-12-20 15:09:48 The deputies and senators of Romania's Parliament have approved on Saturday, in joint sitting, the filling of eight (...) 2014-12-20T14:09:48Z text/html en PDL's Blaga: Liberal unification committee will meet on January 5 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042428.html 2014-12-20 13:55:15 Democrat Liberal Party (PDL) chairperson Vasile Blaga stated, on Saturday, that he has convened, together with old (...) 2014-12-20T12:55:15Z text/html en Teodorovici: Romania should receive approval from EC on 2014-2020 Operational Programme on Competitiveness on Tuesday http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042425.html 2014-12-20 12:19:28 Minister of European Funds Eugen Teodorovici stated that Romania should receive from the European Commission, until (...) 2014-12-20T11:19:28Z text/html en Traian Basescu-Klaus Iohannis exchange baton at the Cotroceni Palace: Romania's President-elect to officially take over his presidential prerogatives on Sunday http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042420.html 2014-12-20 09:31:59 President-elect Klaus Iohannis on Sunday is set to take his presidential oath of office in front of the Parliament, (...) 2014-12-20T08:31:59Z text/html en In end-term stocktaking review, Costoiu announces project to build International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Danube Delta http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042421.html 2014-12-20 08:58:10 Mihnea Costoiu, former Minister-delegate for Higher Education and Scientific Research, spoke on Friday about a (...) 2014-12-20T07:58:10Z text/html en Gov't reorganizing central administration again http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042422.html 2014-12-20 08:46:22 * CNADR returns to Transport Ministry * Romanian Foreign Trade Institute, a new institution for the promotion of (...) 2014-12-20T07:46:22Z text/html en Commemorative concert marking 25 years since Romanian Revolution on Mozart scores, at Romanian Athenaeum http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042423.html 2014-12-20 08:39:04 A commemorative concert marking 25 years since the Romanian Revolution of December 1989 will take place on Sunday, (...) 2014-12-20T07:39:04Z text/html en Havasi, back to Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042424.html 2014-12-20 08:35:01 Havasi, the fastest pianist in the world, is back to Romania for a new show – Symphonic Concert Show. The event will (...) 2014-12-20T07:35:01Z text/html en New Year celebration at the National Opera of Bucharest http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042413.html 2014-12-20 08:21:14 The Bucharest lyrical stage awaits the audience at a double event in the night 2015 begins An extraordinary New (...) 2014-12-20T07:21:14Z text/html en Coface Romania: Top 50 Best Performing Romanian Companies http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042414.html 2014-12-20 08:14:14 Dedeman maintained the first position in Top 50 Formens, Pandora Prod si Peek & Cloppenburg in all Top 50 (...) 2014-12-20T07:14:14Z text/html en Almost 300,000 hectares of forest back to state management http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042415.html 2014-12-20 08:10:51 The Romanian state has remained the owner of a surface of approximately 270,000 hectares of forest as a result of (...) 2014-12-20T07:10:51Z text/html en Trade between Romania and Greece likely to reach 1.5 bln euros in the next years http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042416.html 2014-12-20 08:06:22 Trade exchanges between Greece and Romania could reach up to 1.5 billion euros in the following years, with Romania (...) 2014-12-20T07:06:22Z text/html en OMV Petrom and Hunt Oil find new fossil fuel deposit http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042417.html 2014-12-20 08:01:48 * The oil and natural gas deposit located in Buzau County is the biggest find in the last 30 years In the midst of (...) 2014-12-20T07:01:48Z text/html en Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042418.html 2014-12-20 07:48:28 The military and civilian personnel of the Ministry of Defence participate over December 20 – 22 in wreath and (...) 2014-12-20T06:48:28Z text/html en Municipality of Bucharest organizes the New Year's Eve Party in the Constitution Square http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042408.html 2014-12-19 20:50:16 The municipality of Bucharest has decided to organise the New Year's Eve Party in the Constitution Square, downtown, (...) 2014-12-19T19:50:16Z text/html en Budget bill for 2015 voted article by article by Parliament http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042409.html 2014-12-19 20:45:18 The joint plenary sitting of the Parliament on Friday voted article by article on the 2015 draft budget law. Almost (...) 2014-12-19T19:45:18Z text/html en FinMin Valcov says the Romanian economy will grow by over 3 percent in 2015 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042410.html 2014-12-19 20:23:56 Minister of Public Finance Darius Valcov considers the Romanian economy will grow next year by over 3 percent and (...) 2014-12-19T19:23:56Z text/html en PNL's Gorghiu committed to continue the political project initiated by Iohannis http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042411.html 2014-12-19 20:16:34 Chairwoman of the National Liberal Party (PNL) Alina Gorghiu on Friday stated that her plan is to continue the (...) 2014-12-19T19:16:34Z text/html en Iohannis supports the need to maintain dialogue with Russia, but says economic sanctions must be kept http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042412.html 2014-12-19 20:12:41 President-elect Klaus Iohannis supports the need to maintain dialogue with Russia, but underscores that the (...) 2014-12-19T19:12:41Z text/html en The Village Museum in Bucharest, Romania's most visited museum in 2014 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042419.html 2014-12-19 19:41:05 “Dimitrie Gusti” National Village Museum (Muzeul Satului) in Bucharest was the most visited museum in Romania this (...) 2014-12-19T18:41:05Z text/html en Defence Ministry announces memorial ceremonies in Bucharest in tribute to December 1989 Revolution heroes http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042406.html 2014-12-19 18:49:19 The military and civilian personnel of the Ministry of Defence participate over December 20 - 22 in wreath and (...) 2014-12-19T17:49:19Z text/html en Parliament: 2015 draft budget adopted article by article http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042407.html 2014-12-19 18:29:55 The joint plenary sitting of the Parliament on Friday voted article by article on the 2015 draft budget law, the (...) 2014-12-19T17:29:55Z text/html en ANRE: Average Household Electricity Prices To Rise 0.26% As Of January 1, 2015 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042404.html 2014-12-19 18:12:00 The average electricity prices for Romanian households that have not changed their power supplier will increase by (...) 2014-12-19T17:12:00Z text/html en Bucharest Stocks Close Higher, Fondul Proprietatea Lifts Traded Value http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042405.html 2014-12-19 17:48:41 The Bucharest stock market closed higher Friday and its liquidity of 50.4 million lei (11.2 million) was mainly (...) 2014-12-19T16:48:41Z text/html en Klaus Iohannis to take the presidential oath of office in swearing-in ceremony on Sunday http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042403.html 2014-12-19 16:52:24 President-elect Klaus Iohannis on Sunday is set to take his presidential oath of office in front of the Parliament, (...) 2014-12-19T15:52:24Z text/html en Metro Cash&Carry Romania Posts EUR909M Sales In 2013/2014 Fiscal Year http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042400.html 2014-12-19 16:30:00 Metro Cash&Carry Romania registered 7% lower sales, of EUR909 million (RON4.04 billion), in the 2013/2014 (...) 2014-12-19T15:30:00Z text/html en Leu Inches Higher Vs Euro In Late Trade http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042401.html 2014-12-19 16:08:00 Romania's leu appreciated modestly against the euro in late session Friday, trading slightly above the 4.47-unit (...) 2014-12-19T15:08:00Z text/html en Romania's Fiscal Council Says 2015 Budget Revenue Overestimated http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042402.html 2014-12-19 15:43:00 Romania's Fiscal Council says the fiscal revenue is overestimated by 2.35 billion lei (), or 0.33% of the gross (...) 2014-12-19T14:43:00Z text/html en PNL's Gorghiu: I will continue Iohannis's project to change the way politics is done in Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042398.html 2014-12-19 15:05:37 Chairwoman of the National Liberal Party (PNL, currently the largest party in opposition) Alina Gorghiu on Friday (...) 2014-12-19T14:05:37Z text/html en Traian Basescu holds last press conference as head of state on Saturday http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042399.html 2014-12-19 14:46:01 President Traian Basescu will hold his last press conference as head of state at the Cotroceni Palace on (...) 2014-12-19T13:46:01Z text/html en Competition Council Clears Acquisition Of Office Building Nusco Tower By Globalworth http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042395.html 2014-12-19 14:22:00 Romania's Competition Council has approved the acquisition of office building Nusco Tower by Globalworth Real Estate (...) 2014-12-19T13:22:00Z text/html en British pop star Robbie Williams will have his first concert in Romania in 2015 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042392.html 2014-12-19 13:54:09 British singer Robbie Williams will have his first concert in Romania next year, said Sorina Burlacu, owner of (...) 2014-12-19T12:54:09Z text/html en Bekaert Group Completes Acquisition Of Pirelli's Majority Stake In Slatina Plant http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042396.html 2014-12-19 13:34:00 Belgian group Bekaert has completed the acquisition of Pirelli's steel cord production units in Romania, Italy and (...) 2014-12-19T12:34:00Z text/html en Leu Slightly Down Vs Euro, Exchange Rate At 4.475 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042397.html 2014-12-19 13:03:00 The Romanian leu depreciated modestly against the euro by midday Friday and the central bank's reference lost 0.10% (...) 2014-12-19T12:03:00Z text/html en The only Bitcoin exchange platform in Romania suspends activity due to “hijacking by programmer” http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042393.html 2014-12-19 12:55:20 BTCXchange, the only Romanian platform to trade virtual currency Bitcoin, temporarily suspends its activity, (...) 2014-12-19T11:55:20Z text/html en French will be the official foreign language of the Romanian 2015 European Youth Capital http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042394.html 2014-12-19 12:47:37 Emil Boc, the mayor of Cluj-Napoca city in Romania, and French ambassador Francois Saint Paul, recently signed a (...) 2014-12-19T11:47:37Z text/html en Another Romanian politician suspected of plagiarism http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10042380.html 2014-12-19 12:45:46 The University of Bucharest has asked the National Ethics Council to verify the PhD thesis which Lia Olguta (...) 2014-12-19T11:45:46Z text/html en