All posts tagged Romania

  • Romanian president designates Grindeanu new prime minister
    December 30, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    President Klaus Iohannis has designated veteran leftist Sorin Grindeanu as the new Romanian head of government. Previously, Iohannis refused to endorse a female, Muslim candidate who was criticized for her […]

  • Romanian left return to power in triumphant comeback
    December 12, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    One year after exiting the political scene amidst scandal and unrest, Romania’s center-left Social Democratic Party (PSD) staged a major comeback on Sunday. Exit polls gave the PSD a clear […]

  • 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 towards diversification of gas supply sources […]

  • Same-sex marriage: Romanian president blasts Orthodox Church
    October 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    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 […]

  • 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 […]