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The European Union always came out more united, more coherent after the crises it faced, Minister-delegate for European Affairs George Ciamba stated on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Viorica Dancila and the First Vice President of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, on Monday night had a meeting at the Victoria Palace (gov't seat, ed. n.) in Bucharest, the two high officials addressing the collaboration between Romania's government and the European Commission, a release by the Executive reads.
First Vice-President of the European Commission (EC) Frans Timmermans stated on Monday that he didn't see any progress since the Co-operation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) report was published and he wishes for the experts of the European Commission and the Government representatives to discuss about the points that should be solved.
President Klaus Iohannis announced on Monday he decided to promulgate the 2019 social security budget law.
Darius Valcov, advisor to the Premier, said on Sunday evening that the government would want to change Emergency Ordinance No. 114/2018 as little as possible, and that as far as the banking system is concerned, the principles of this regulatory act will not be given up.
The first match I attended in Giulesti was on November 23, 2006. It was a rainy and cold autumn evening in Bucharest and Rapid hosted the Czech side Mladá Boleslav for an unattractive League Europe group stage game.
The football was not great and the game ended up in a boring 1-1 draw, but I became a Giulesti regular from that day on.
Tulcea, March 10 /Agerpres/ - MEP Norica Nicolai on Sunday, in Tulcea, voiced her wish to continue working in the European Parliament's Committee on Fisheries and to raise a larger budget for Romania from the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), if she obtains a new mandate in the European Parliamentary elections in May.
Bucharest, March 10 /Agerpres/ - Romania exported electricity worth 210.6 million euros in the first 11 months of 2018, while the value of the imports was of 120.8 million euros, according to data centralized by the National Institute of Statistics . The value of exports decreased by 14.9pct, while in the case of imports, the decrease was 34.8pct compared to January-November 2017.
Bucharest, March 10 /Agerpres/ - The phrase "Romania - The Garden of the Mother of God" has deep roots in the tradition of Romanian Christianity and is a confession of faith and genuine love for this country, says Ana Birchall, Deputy Prime Minister for Strategic Partnerships Implementation of Romania.
Slobozia, Mar 9 /Agerpres/ - The budget was "drawn up very well and very rigorously", the wish of the head of state being to "delay as much as possible the approval of the state budget in order to do as much harm as possible to Romania", said on Saturday the Social Democrat Party chairman, Liviu Dragnea. "We have nothing to modify, because the budget was drawn up very well and very rigorously.
Bucharest, Mar 9 /Agerpres/ - Those with an important role in Justice must respect the Constitution, said, on Saturday, the chairman of the Senate, Calin Popescu Tariceanu, when asked to comment on the positive appreciations of the President of the European Parliament regarding Laura Codruta Kovesi.
Bucharest, Mar 9 /Agerpres/ - The judges with the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ) voted in favour of the USR PLUS 2020 Alliance, announced, on Friday, the chairman of the Freedom, Unity and Solidarity Party (PLUS), Dacian Ciolos, on his facebook page. "Now you have who to vote with! The 2020 Alliance goes to the EP elections!
Romania's Motorsport Federation (FRAS) announced on Friday the establishment of a national board of women, a body that will actively take part in promoting and encouraging the presence of women in FRAS competitions, and to show that women can be part anytime of all areas of motorsport.
Prime Minister Viorica Dancila on Friday said she is fully convinced that women have the strength and the necessary skills to further change society for the better. "I wish a happy Women's Day to all women, and may they achieve all they wish for!