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      Bogdan Aurescu, picked for foreign minister (bio)
      Oct24

      Bogdan Aurescu, picked for foreign minister (bio)

      On October 24, 2019, Prime Minister-designate Ludovic Orban unveiled the composition of the Cabinet that he will submit to the Parliament for a vote. Bogdan Aurescu was picked for the position of foreign minister. Career diplomat Bogdan Lucian Aurescu, a former foreign minister (November 24, 2014- November 17, 2015), was born on September 9,...

      Acting ForMin Manescu advocates East – West cooperation, as new global order is about to set in
      Oct17

      Acting ForMin Manescu advocates East – West cooperation, as new global order is about to set in

      Eastern and Western European states need to cooperate, and the EU should tighten the relationship with the US, because a new global order is about to set in, acting Foreign Affairs Minister Ramona Manescu on Thursday told the Bucharest Forum, an event organized by the Aspen Institute and the Bucharest Office of the German Marshall Fund of the US....

      ForMin Manescu: Romania can become largest gas producer in Europe, which gives it security, independence
      Oct16

      ForMin Manescu: Romania can become largest gas producer in Europe, which gives it security, independence

      Bucharest, Oct 16 /Agerpres/ – Romania can become the largest gas producer in the European Union, which gives it security and independence, but also positions it as an important negotiation partner at European and global level, the Romanian Foreign Affairs Minister, Ramona Manescu, said on Wednesday, at the third edition of the Aspen Energy...

      Romania 3-0 Northern Ireland in UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifier
      Oct15

      Romania 3-0 Northern Ireland in UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifier

      Romania defeated Northern Ireland 3-0 (0-0) on Monday evening at the Anghel Iordanescu Stadium in Voluntari, in a Group 8 qualifying match for the UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship in 2021. Denmark are first, with 9 points (3 matches), followed by Finland, 7 points (4), Romania, 6 points (3), Ukraine, 3 points (3), Northern Ireland, 2...

      As much as 33.5 million lei budgeted for Romanians abroad in 2017-2019
      Oct11

      As much as 33.5 million lei budgeted for Romanians abroad in 2017-2019

      Minister for Romanians Abroad Natalia Intotero said on Friday, at the presentation of her ministry's activity report for the years 2017-2019, that the budget allocated to MRP for supporting the activity of Romanians everywhere was 33,539,000 lei, of which 7,029,000 lei for 2017, 11,785,000 lei for 2018 and 14,665,000 lei for 2019. She...

      Romanian MEPs on odds of Romania’s future European Commissioner to keep Transport portfolio
      Oct03

      Romanian MEPs on odds of Romania’s future European Commissioner to keep Transport portfolio

      Although they see the rejection of Romania's Commissioner-designate Rovana Plumb by EP's Legal Affairs Committee for conflict of interest as a warning, the Social Democrat MEPs are satisfied that Romania cannot lose the Transport portfolio in the future European Commission; however, their Liberal and USR-PLUS colleagues have a different...

      Romania’s Halep progresses to China Open 2019 women’s singles 2nd round
      Sep29

      Romania’s Halep progresses to China Open 2019 women’s singles 2nd round

      Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, world number six, on Sunday advanced to the women's singles second round of the 8,285,274-USD China Open WTA tournament in Beijing, after defeating Sweden's Rebecca Peterson 6-1 6-1. Halep, 28, who last week withdrew from the 2019 Wuhan Open tournament with back pain, prevailed over 24-year-old...

      Sorana Cirstea qualifies for final of Tashkent WTA tournament
      Sep27

      Sorana Cirstea qualifies for final of Tashkent WTA tournament

      Romanian tennis player Sorana Cirstea qualified, on Friday, for the final of the 250,000-dollar WTA tournament in Tashkent (Uzbekistan), after defeating Katarina Zavatska (Ukraine) in the next to last act, by 6-0, 6-3. Cirstea (29 years old, WTA #96), seeded eighth, will play her second final in Tashkent, after conquering there her only...

      Iohannis tells Zelensky: Appropriate remedy necessary for problems caused by Education Law in Ukraine
      Sep26

      Iohannis tells Zelensky: Appropriate remedy necessary for problems caused by Education Law in Ukraine

      President Klaus Iohannis had, on Wednesday, a bilateral meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart, Volodymyr Zelensky, on the sidelines of the high level segment of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, context in which he emphasized the need for an appropriate remedy to the problems caused by the Education Law adopted by Ukraine, which...

      President Iohannis has bilateral meetings with Ukrainian, Georgian counterparts on sidelines of UN General Assembly
      Sep25

      President Iohannis has bilateral meetings with Ukrainian, Georgian counterparts on sidelines of UN General Assembly

      President Klaus Iohannis had bilateral meetings with Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky and Georgia's President Salome Zourabichvili, on the sidelines of the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, held in New York City, the US. As of 22:05hrs (15:05 local time), the President will participate in the High-level...