Public Administration

Romania reports economic growth of 4.2pct, nine months into 2018

Romania's economic growth over the first nine months of 2018 was 4.2pct, both in unadjusted terms and seasonally adjusted, compared with the same period of 2017; compared with Q2 2018, Q3 2018 economic growth was 1.9pct higher in real terms, according to data with the National Institute of Statistics (INS) released on Wednesday.

Change of tack on east Attica fire probe

The head of the Athens prosecutor's office, Ilias Zagoraios, is to continue the investigation into July's deadly fires on the eastern coast of Attica after Supreme Court prosecutor Xeni Dimitriou backtracked on her request to delay its completion until a report by a top public administration official has been taken into account.

Top court prosecutor switches gears on deadly fire probe after criticism

Supreme Court prosecutor Xeni Dimitriou on Tuesday back-pedalled on her request to delay the completion of a report on the deadly blaze in east Attica until the General Inspector of Public Administration has sent her separate findings, after facing intense criticism.

Budget fund for national minorities increased 12 times

It was decided during the meeting that information in the languages of national minorities remains a priority area for funding for 2018, the government announced.

The budget fund for national minorities has been increased 12 times over in comparison with the previous year and now it stands at RSD 21.8 million.