All posts tagged Moldova

Chisinau_City_Gate photo Mirek237
May 4, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Tens of thousands of Moldovans took to the streets on May 3 in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau to demand justice for a banking scandal that saw $1 billion vanish […]

Chisinau_City_Gate photo Mirek237

Moldova after the elections: Politics overtakes reform

March 5, 2015, by Corneliu Ciurea for the European Council on Foreign Relations

What has happened in Moldova in recent months can be explained by saying that political logic is finally taking revenge on bureaucratic logic. Moldova ...

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Merkel: Russia meddling with countries’ EU aspirations

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 int ...


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 ...

  • 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 […]