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PSD's Ciolacu: I request President Klaus Iohannis urgently ask PM's resignation

Thursday, August 12, 2021

The chairman of the Social Democrat Party (PSD - opposition), Marcel Ciolacu, requested on Wednesday that President Klaus Iohannis "urgently" ask the resignation of Prime Minister Florin Citu, as the laws in force forbid the appointment as minister of those with criminal convictions."After long hours in which we hoped for a #NormalRomania in politics and a withdrawal of Prime Minister Florin Citu, I request President Klaus Iohannis urgently ask for the ...

Romania's 2021-2024 Military Strategy, approved by Government

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Romania's military strategy "Credible defensive capability, for a secure Romania, in a world marked by challenges" was approved at Wednesday's Government meeting, the Ministry of National Defence (MApN) announced.According to the Ministry of National Defence, the document reflects the security and defense guidelines of the North Atlantic Alliance and the European Union, taking into account the risks and threats of a military nature to Romania, the Army's ...

Annual inflation rate up to 5 pct in July 2021

Thursday, August 12, 2021


The annual inflation rate has risen to 5 pct in the month of July 2021, from 3.9 pct in June, given that non-food products were more expensive by 7.64 pct, services by 2.74 pct and foodstuffs by 2.33 pct, according to data published on Wednesday by the National Institute for Statistics (INS).The consumption prices in July 2021 compared to June 2021 rose by 1 pct, and since the beginning of the year (July 2021 compared to December 2020), the price increase ...

Electrical energy, gas, cooking oil - highest price increases from July 2020 to July 2021

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Electrical energy, natural gas and cooking oil had the highest price increases in the past year, July 2020 to July 2021, while potatoes recorded the highest decrease in price, according to data from the National Institute for Statistics published on Wednesday.In the July 2020 - July 2021 interval, prices for electrical energy have gone up by 24.65 pct, for natural gas by 20.55 pct, for cooking oil by 18.08 pct, while potatoes noted a decrease of price by ...

Average net salary goes up in Romania by almost 10 Euro, in June

Thursday, August 12, 2021


? In June 2021, the average gross nominal earnings were 5779 lei, with 84 lei (+1.5%) higher than the one registered in May 2021. ? The average net nominal earnings were 3541 lei, increasing as against the previous month with 49 lei (+1.4%). ? The highest values of the average net nominal earnings were recorded in computer programming, consultancy and related activities ...

BestJobs survey: almost half of the employees take into consideration becoming freelancers

Thursday, August 12, 2021

A number of 47% of the employees taking part in a study made by BestJobs take into consideration to give up the statute of employee and become freelancers. According to a press release sent by the recruitment platform on Wednesday.The motivation of 44% of the interviewees to become free lancers is the flexibility of the programme and the independence offered by this type of activity, show the results of the survey.For another 15% of the ...

Romania doubles quota of non-EU workers, from 25,000 to 50,000

Thursday, August 12, 2021

 The Romanian government has approved doubling the number of non-EU workers to be allowed employment in Romania in 2021 from 25,000 to 50,000, to meet the demand for more than 160,000 workers, Prime Minister Florin Citu said on Wednesday."Another piece of legislation that has been and is very important for the labour market: doubling the number of foreign workers allowed to work in Romania in 2021. What we have doubled is that quota of people who can ...

Justice Ministry says not involved in bringing fugitive Savulescu to Romania

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Romania's Justice Ministry said on Wednesday that it was not involved in enforcing a European arrest warrant issued Romania on Dragos Savulescu and was not asked to facilitate communication between courts.According to a press statement released by the ministry, on Monday in Greece Emil Dragos Savulescu was provisionally arrested in enforcing the European arrest warrant issued Romania based on a final imprisonment sentence issued by the court, and the arrest ...

PMs Gavrilita, Citu agree to start preparing for joint government meeting in Chisinau

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

 In a phone conversation on Tuesday, the Prime Minister of Moldova, Natalia Gavrilita, and the Prime Minister of Romania, Florin Citu, agreed to start preparations for a joint meeting in Chisinau, Moldova, of the two national governments, according to a press statement released by the Moldovan government on Tuesday.Gavrilita thanked the Romanian government for its support to Moldova, including for donations of diesel fuel, COVID-19 vaccines, equipment ...

Romania pleads for consolidation of maritime security at UNSC open debate

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Romania participated, on Monday, in the open debate in videoconference format of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on the topic of "consolidating maritime security: an expression of international cooperation," the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) informs in a release.Romania's intervention, recorded in the official documents of the meeting, "reiterated the position to firmly condemn any acts of aggression that represent infringements of the ...

PNL's Orban: Law for abolition of SIIJ is in Parliament; final form will have to be found in coalition

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

The final form of the draft law dismantling the Section for the Investigation of Judicial Crimes (SIIJ) must be found in the governing coalition, National Liberal Party (PNL) leader Ludovic Orban said on Tuesday.He reminded that the law for the abolition of the SIIJ is in Parliament."The law abolishing the SIIJ is in Parliament. It was adopted in one form in the government meeting, in another form in the Chamber of Deputies. (...) Now we have a ...

Governing coalition approved the broad outlines of the budget revision

Wednesday, August 11, 2021


  The governing coalition approved on Tuesday the broad outlines of the budget revision, leaving a few points up for discussion, including the funds allocated to the local authorities, National Liberal Party (PNL) leader Ludovic Orban stated.After the coalition meeting he declared that the budget revision was broadly discussed, namely the need to allocate additional funds for the main authorizing officers."There are a few points left ...

Government to adopt, on Thursday, draft decision on Romania's Military Strategy

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

The Government is to adopt, in Thursday's meeting, a draft resolution for the approval of Romania's Military Strategy."The document provides the necessary directions until 2024 and at the same time substantiates the Army's sustainable transformation until 2040. The military strategy takes from the previous strategies a series of elements of continuity, especially with regard to the security guarantees offered by the NATO, the EU and and strategic partnership ...

EU strengthens support to speed up vaccination in the Eastern Partnership region

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

As part of the European Union's efforts to support vaccination in partner countries, the Commission today increased from €40 million to €75 million its assistance package to deploy safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines and speed up the vaccination campaigns in the six Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.   With this new €35 ...

Humanitarian transport of 525,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Egypt

Wednesday, August 11, 2021


A C-27 J Spartan aircraft of the Romanian Air Force provides the transportation of 525,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, on Tuesday, to the Arab Republic of Egypt, for the management of the pandemic in this country.According to a statement from the Ministry of National Defense (MApN), Romania received the request for international assistance from the Egyptian government, through the activation of the EU Civil Protection Mechanism, thus joining ...

More than 1.6 M European digital COVID certificates issued until August 10

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Secretary of State with the Ministry of Health Andrei Baciu on Tuesday told a press conference that there have been issued 1,646,339 European COVID certificates until August 10, and that most of them (96pct) certify vaccination.According to Baciu, 608 companies, 93 of which operating in HoReCa initiated vaccination activities against SARS-CoV-2."There are also another 63 companies that currently have this activity. Some counties, like Brasov, ...

Negative birth rate in Romania in June

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

- In June 2021, the number of recorded births decreased compared to June 2020 but increased compared to the previous month (May 2021). - The number of deaths increased in June 2021 compared to the same month of the previous year but decreased compared to May 2021. - In June 2021, the number of recorded marriages was 2.1 times higher than in June 2020 and 1.2 times greater than in May ...

Reveal Marketing Research Study: Love for God, More Than Fear, Determines Christian Orthodox Romanians to Respect Christian Habits  

Wednesday, August 11, 2021


A new national study conducted by Reveal Marketing Research analyzed the religious behavior among Romanians who declare themselves Christian-Orthodox and who believe in God. The study was conducted online in June 2021, among 1,018 respondents who say they are Christian Orthodox and believe in God.   From the representative population of Romania that declares itself to be Christian-Orthodox, the following ...

“Generation Z” more skeptical than “Millennium” kids for buying ecological products

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Young people between 23 and 26 years old (“Generation Z”) represent an age segment more reserved than young people aged between 27 and 32 (“Millennium kids”) abut purchasing ecological products, maybe because the perception of the first category about the cost of those products, according to a PwC analysis released on Monday.   “While the preoccupation for the environment has ...

Six towns in the competition for Youth Capital in Romania 2023

Wednesday, August 11, 2021


Six towns – Craiova, Satu Mare, Targu- Jiu, Targu Neamt, Targu Secuiesc and Vaslui- applied for the title of Youth Capital in Romania, 2023 edition.   “The 6th edition of Youth Capital in Romania brings six towns that have applied for the title of Youth Capital in Romania, 2023 edition. Craiova, Satu Mare, Targu Jiu, Targu Neamt, Targu Secuiesc and Vaslui are the towns that want to turn their ...

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