All posts tagged Romania

December 1, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The heads of border guard and coast guard services of Black Sea countries have signed a memorandum of co-operation and agreed on holding a joint exercise in July 2017 under […]


Romania’s former foreign minister Adrian Severin jailed for four years

November 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Adrian Severin, a Romanian former MEP and Foreign Minister, will serve four years in prison for influence peddling and bribery. The final decision was ...


Bulgaria-Romania gas interconnector pipeline finished

November 11, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov opened at a ceremony on November 11 the gas interconnector pipeline with Romania, describing it as a key step ...


For sale: Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu’s Mercedes 350SL

November 8, 2016, by

Note: This is not an ad. Nor is it a paid article. This piece is supposed to entertain car enthusiasts. Nicolae Ceaușescu was the most brutal communi ...

  • Against earlier predictions, Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis was handed a decisive victory in Romania's presidential elections, defeating prime minister Victor Ponta, a blow for Ponta's social democrats certain to have negative ramifications into 2015, likely for Ponta himself.
    Same-sex marriage: Romanian president blasts Orthodox Church
    October 20, 2016, by

    Romania’s president has called for tolerance and acceptance of minorities. The statement was connected to a pending case about same-sex marriage at his country’s highest court. Klaus Iohannis, who is […]

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    Romania will not sign the EU-Canada trade agreement
    October 20, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania does not agree with the signing of the trade agreement with Canada, the Romanian Foreign Ministry (MAE) said. Romania is against the agreement which the European Union and Canada […]