All posts tagged Romania

Danube Bridge 2, between Bulgaria and Romania. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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 two countries, Bulgaria’s caretaker Transport […]

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 ...


Lukoil closes refinery in Romania after facility placed under distraint

October 6, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A Russian subsidiary in Romania has decided to close down a refinery it operates in Ploiesti after prosecutors levied a distraint on its raw material ...

  • 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 […]