All posts tagged Moldova

Barroso Berlin
December 8, 2014, by VOANews

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is bitterly accusing Russia of trying to meddle with the desires of eastern European countries to pursue a path of integration with the European Union. Merkel […]


Moldova’s pro-EU parties win parliamentary majority, opposition to challenge results

December 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Moldova’s three parties that campaigned on a promise of continued close ties with the European Union have won 55 of 101 seats in the countryR ...


Pro-EU parties lead in Moldova parliamentary election – partial results

December 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Moldova’s pro-Russian Socialist party was set to win the most votes in the country’s parliamentary election on November 30, but three pro- ...

European Council President Herman Van Rompuy with Iurie Leanca, prime minister of Moldova.  Photo: Council of the European Union

Moldova elections on November 30 to test pro-EU course

November 27, 2014, by Alex Bivol

Moldovan voters will head to polling stations on November 23 to elect a new parliament, a vote that is seen as a key test of the country’s cours ...

  • Russia bans beef and cattle imports from Romania
    July 2, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Russia announced on July 1 2014 that it would ban beef and cattle imports from Romania amid fears of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, known as “Mad Cow Disease”, but Romanian authorities […]

  • Left to right: European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, European Council president Herman van Rompuy and Moldovan prime minister Iurie Leanca after the association agreement signing ceremony on June 27 2014. Photo: The Council of the European Union.
    As EU pact is celebrated, Moldova keeps wary eye on Russia
    July 1, 2014, by VOANews

    Former Soviet republic Moldova’s government is happily embracing a new pact with the European Union. But the celebration is overshadowed by the prospect of Russian retaliation for the move, especially […]

  • Chisinau_City_Gate photo Mirek237
    In Moldova, visa-free does not mean poverty-free
    June 13, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    A short while ago, it was unaffordable for the family of Ecaterina Hauca (15) from the village of Tigheci in Moldova, to visit their relatives in Italy. Now it is […]