BUSINESS| Romania Plans Anti-Obesity Tax On Sugary Drinks

Bucharest, ROMANIA, August 6, 2019 - Romania announced Tuesday pans to levy a tax on sugary soft drinks to combat obesity, following the lead of other European countries such as France. “This tax is aimed at discouraging consumption (of sugary drinks) and increasing public revenues, which could be spent on health and education” the finance … Continue reading BUSINESS| Romania Plans Anti-Obesity Tax On Sugary Drinks

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WORLD NEWS | Alexandra Macesanu Murder: Minister Sacked Over “Deeply Wrong” Remarks

Bucharest, ROMANIA - Romania’s prime minister has fired her education minister over her “deeply wrong” comments about a kidnapping case. Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said Ecaterina Andronescu’s remarks about a teen’s abduction show a “lack of understanding”. Alexandra Maceseanu, 15, was kidnapped west of the capital, Bucharest, last Wednesday. Ms. Andronescu said on TV she … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Alexandra Macesanu Murder: Minister Sacked Over “Deeply Wrong” Remarks

World News | Romania Police Chief Fired Over Slaying Of Teem Girl

Bucharest, Romania – The chief of Romania’s national police was fired Friday night over the handling of the kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl, who was raped and killed in the southern city of Caracal. Interior Minister Nicolae Moga removed Police Chief Ioan Buda after police took 19 hours to locate the girl, who reportedly called … Continue reading World News | Romania Police Chief Fired Over Slaying Of Teem Girl

EMIRATES | UAE – ROMANIA Cultural Week Launched In Bucharest

 Bucharest, Romania – The Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development launched the –UAE-Romania Cultural Week in Bucharest to foster new cultural ties between the two countries. Organized by UAE Embassy in Romania, the event is focused on introducing the UAE heritage and culture to Romania thus boosting bilateral cultural ties between the two nations. The … Continue reading EMIRATES | UAE – ROMANIA Cultural Week Launched In Bucharest

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | Romania Denounced Terror Attack Targeting Abha Airpot

Bucharest, Romania, June 25, 2019 – Romania today denounced in the strongest words the Iran-backed terrorist Houthi militia attack on Abha Airport of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on June 23, killing one person and injuring more than 20 others. In a statement, the foreign ministry of the Republic of Romania expressed solidarity with the … Continue reading Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | Romania Denounced Terror Attack Targeting Abha Airpot

Bucharest | Abdullah Bin Zayed Plants “Tolerance Tree” At Romania’s Unirii Square Park

Bucharest, Romania – H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Teodor Melescanu, Romanian Minister of Foreign Affairs, planted the “Tolerance Tree” at the Unirii Square Park in Bucharest on Thursday. The ceremony was part of the “Tolerance Trees” initiative begin implemented in the “Year of Tolerance” by … Continue reading Bucharest | Abdullah Bin Zayed Plants “Tolerance Tree” At Romania’s Unirii Square Park

Bucharest | Prime Minister of Romania Receives Abdullah bin Zayed

Bucharest, Romania, June 13, 2019 – Viorica Dancila, Prime Minister of Romania, received H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in the Romanian capital, Bucarest. In the meeting during Sheikh Abdullah’s official visit, both sides discussed the bilateral relations between the UAE and Romania, while enchanging their opinions … Continue reading Bucharest | Prime Minister of Romania Receives Abdullah bin Zayed