Remittances again registered an increase in 2013, with Romanians sending home 4.2 billion euro last year, according to data from the National Bank.
The rise is believed to signify that many Romanian emigrants to countries like Italy and Germany have again started to find stable employment after the worst of the financial crisis.
Local construction projects will need approval by the Environment and Urbanization Ministry rather than municipalities and public opinion will also be taken by polls, according to a new regulation issued in the Official Gazette.
The new regulation has brought about new changes to the rules of construction in cities and was released by the ministry on June 14.
Coast guard officers on Wednesday rescued 32 undocumented immigrants off the coast of Lesvos in the eastern Aegean after their suspected smugglers pierced the rubber dinghy in which they had been traveling.
The migrants, whose ethnic origin was unclear, were transported to Lesvos, where they were detained.
Greek coast guard officers arrested 16 immigrants off the eastern Aegean island of Chios on Monday for trying to enter the country illegally.
Authorities have also detained one person on charges of human smuggling.
The immigrants were reportedly taken to the islands Skylitseio Hospital for medical tests.
The nationalities of those arrested was not made known.