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Romania and Canada will identify ways in which the two states may exchange information on environmental impact evaluation procedures, in the case of high capacity mining projects, Attila Korodi, Romania's Minister of the Environment and Climate Change told a United Nations Climate Summit going on in New York.
The relations between Romania and the People's Republic of China are excellent in all fields, not only when it comes to culture, Romanian Deputy Prime Minister Gabriel Oprea said on Thursday at Victoria Palace (government headquarters) during the meeting with China's Vice Prime Minister Zhang Gaoli.
Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta announced on Wednesday that as part of the visit he is paying to the United States, he will meet the executives of several major U.S. energy companies in Houston on Friday. He added he hoped would return home with clearly-set energy projects worth 'several billions of dollars or euros'.
Yileds fell at Tuesday's auction of seven-year euro-denominated Bulgarian government bonds as the offer was heavily oversubscribed.
The Finance Ministry said on Wednesday it has reopened the issued dated 30 April 2014, offering EUR 35 M worth of government bonds.
The average weighted annual ayield dropped to 2.20% from 2.26% at the previous reopening on May 26.
Some 45% of Bulgarian pensioners continue to work, the European Union's statistics office Eurostat has claimed.
In 2012, the year for which latest EU labor market statistics were available, about 15% of all employed Bulgarian pensioners continued working mainly for financial reasons, while less than 10% did so mainly for non-financial reasons such as job satisfaction.