Adrian Pandea

#PresidentialElections2019/Polling stations in Italy, Spain, France open / Over 7,000 persons already voted

The polling stations in Italy, Spain, France and Germany are open, over 7,000 persons already turning out to the polls abroad. A little after 13:00 hrs, over 7,000 Romanians have already voted on additional lists. This figure is supplemented by the approximately 25,200 votes by correspondence received, according to the portal of the Central Electoral Bureau.

#2019PresidentialElection: Presentation of candidates

On September 27, 2019, the Central Electoral Bureau took note of the 14 final candidacies and the electoral signs submitted by political parties, electoral alliances, citizens' organizations belonging to national minorities and independent candidates, and on September 28, the following ballot order was established by registration of the candidates: 1. Klaus- Werner Iohannis, 2.

#2019PresidentialElection/INTERVIEW Dan Barna: Romania needs a president to step in more than only when crisis strikes

Romania needs an active and present president, who does not step in only when crisis strikes, Save Romania Union (USR) presidential hopeful Dan Barna tells AGERPRES in an interview. He adds that if he wins the elections, Romania will have for the first time a president from the private sector, after "two teachers, a book publisher and a ship commander" who came from the public sector.

#2019PresidentialElection/INTERVIEW Diaconu: Order of law must be respected in letter and spirit, only path for Romania

Mircea Diaconu, independent candidate for the presidential election supported by the "Un om" (A human being) electoral alliance, made up of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats (ALDE) and PRO Romania, said in an interview with AGERPRES that he does not deem necessary a modification of the Constitution, inasmuch as everything should first be laid down on the existing "order of law".

INTERVIEW UK Ambassador Noble on Brexit:Very confident we won't face problems that a no-deal would bring for us

Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Bucharest Andrew Noble, spoke for AGERPRES, about the Brexit process and confessed he is confident in a deal, and also in a 'complex and ambitious' post-Brexit relationship between the European Union and the UK.

PM Dancila to Romanian ambassadors: I support your demarches to promote gov't policies in energy security

Prime Minister Viorica Dancila told Romanian diplomats on Monday that she supports the intensifying of demarches for the promotion of governmental policies in the realm of energy security, a "strategic and vital" domain for Romania. "Romania has held, as a first, the Presidency of the Council of the EU - a true test of our European vocation.

Cluj Napoca Mayor Boc: Administrative Code best passed through Parliament, not emergency ordinance

Bucharest, July 6 /Agerpres/ - Mayor of Cluj Napoca Emil Boc stated on Saturday, at the National Liberal Party headquarters, that the new Administrative Code should have been passed through Parliament and not through a Government Emergency Ordinance (OUG. "I did not have the time to read it.

PNL's Orban: Bucharest is far from what intelligent administration means

Bucharest, July 6 /Agerpres/ - The chairman of the National Liberal Party (PNL), Ludovic Orban, stated on Saturday that the city of Bucharest "is far from what intelligent administration means" which is a an administration in the service of the citizen which ensures quality services and innovative solutions. "I am thinking of the parking system, for example.

Prime Minister Viorica Dancila opens ARC youth camp governmental programme

Tulcea, July 6 /Agerpres/ - Prime Minister Viorica Dancila has opened, on Saturday, in Sulina, the ARC youth camp governmental program, which hosts this year a record number of participants, over 3,000 children from Romanian communities abroad. "We want you to discover Romania, to be attached to Romanian values. You will meet wonderful people, Mr.