All posts tagged Romania

October 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romanians will head to polling stations on November 2 to elect a new president, with incumbent Traian Basescu stepping down after serving the maximum two terms allowed by law. The […]

Danube Bridge 2, between Bulgaria and Romania. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria, Romania to sign memorandum on two new bridges across the Danube

October 21, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria and Romania are to sign a memorandum on beginning preparations for two new bridges over the Danube River, which forms the border between the ...

Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta by gov ro

Romanian PM Ponta was secret agent – president

October 14, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The presidential campaign in Romania has hit a new boiling point following accusations made on October 13 by outgoing president Traian Basescu, who br ...


Romanian president says Lukoil refinery should be nationalised if it closes down

October 10, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian president Traian Basescu has called on the Romanian government to look into the option of nationalising a refinery run by Russian crude produ ...

  • Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Bulgaria approves co-operation programmes with neighboring countries
    September 18, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s cabinet has approved a series of cross-border co-operation programmes with Romania, Greece, Turkey, Serbia and Macedonia. The programmes are to be submitted to the European Commission for approval, following […]