Klaus Iohannis

Liberals' Iohannis willing to run for President if party nominates him

National Liberal Party (PNL) Chairman ad interim Klaus Iohannis reasserted that he is willing to run for President, if nominated by his party; he pointed out that he seriously considers a victory against incumbent PM Victor Ponta in the presidential race.

'If the party proposes it, I am willing to candidate,' Iohannis said on Monday evening at Realitatea TV.

Iohannis (PNL): Antonescu's withdrawal from the presidential race, gesture of a great politician

National Liberal Party (PNL) resigning First Deputy Chairman Klaus Iohannis, candidate to the party's chairmanship, on Saturday said that Crin Antonescu's withdrawal from the presidential elections race represented "the gesture of a great politician."

UPDATE Antonescu: I announce my intention of not running for President

National Liberal Party (PNL) Chairman on Saturday announced his intention of not running for President in the elections this year, as a step towards speeding up the project of unifying the Right-Wing forces and for designating as soon as possible a single candidate of the Right-Wing to Romania's Presidency.

INSCOP: Ponta - president, Isarescu - prime minister, the winning tandem in the eyes of Romanian voters

A virtual electoral tandem Victor Ponta president, Mugur Isarescu prime minister has won the most positive appreciations in a recent INSCOP poll, with 28.4 per cent of the respondents having opted for it. Second came in the tandem Victor Ponta president George Maior - prime minister (23.5 per cent).