Hotnews.ro http://www.hotnews.ro HotNews.ro - revista presei, stiri, ziare, TV, radio, documente, download, video ro Fri, 13 Dec 2019 01:03:11 GMT Fri, 13 Dec 2019 01:03:11 GMT Copyright Hotnews.ro 2013 30 Hotnews.ro 144 30 http://www.hotnews.ro http://www.hotnews.ro/images/new/logo.gif In interview with Tass, Romanian ex-President Iliescu calls for normal relations with Russia https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23541860-interview-with-tass-romanian-president-iliescu-calls-for-normal-relations-with-russia.htm Romania&#39;s first post-Communist President Ion Iliescu, who hasn&#39;t showed up in public for two and a half years, has given an interview to Russian state-controlled agency TASS in which he spoke, among other things, of the importance of more normal relations between the two countries, Romanian news channel Digi24 reports. Tue, 10 Dec 2019 07:50:14 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23541860-interview-with-tass-romanian-president-iliescu-calls-for-normal-relations-with-russia.htm English/Regional_Europe UPDATE Romanian Foreign Ministry summons Russian Ambassador over hard statements on Custodian of the Crown / Ministry explains summoning, Embassy calls for "round table" https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23516133-romanian-foreign-ministry-summons-russian-ambassador-over-hard-statements-custodian-the-crown.htm <div>Russian Ambassador to Bucharest Velery Kuzmin was summoned urgently to the Romanian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday over a recent, unprecedented attack on the Custodian of the Romanian Crown, Margareta of Romania, official sources have told HotNews.ro.</div><div><ul><li><strong>UPDATE</strong> In a statement later on Tuesday, the Foreign Ministry said that it has pointed that the position of the Russian diplomatic mission was unacceptable.</li></ul></div> Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:54:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23516133-romanian-foreign-ministry-summons-russian-ambassador-over-hard-statements-custodian-the-crown.htm English/Regional_Europe What Moldova&#39;s Socialist leader Dodon tells re-elected Romanian counterpart Iohannis https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23513312-what-moldova-39-socialist-leader-dodon-tells-elected-romanian-counterpart-iohannis.htm The president of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon has congratulated Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis over his re-election in a presidential poll on Sunday. He used a Facebook message to convey that the two countries should "stay away from false geopolitical debates". Mon, 25 Nov 2019 11:29:53 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23513312-what-moldova-39-socialist-leader-dodon-tells-elected-romanian-counterpart-iohannis.htm English/Regional_Europe EC urges Romanian Government to act and limit public spending in electoral year 2020 https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23503675-urges-romanian-government-act-and-limit-public-spending-electoral-year-2020.htm The European Commission asks Romania&#39;s Liberal (PNL) government on Wednesday to adopt measures in order to limit public spending in 2020, a year which will see both local and general elections. Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:30:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23503675-urges-romanian-government-act-and-limit-public-spending-electoral-year-2020.htm English/Regional_Europe US diplomat forced off stage by Turkish consul in Romanian city of Constanta https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23503663-diplomat-forced-off-stage-turkish-consul-romanian-city-constanta.htm The deputy of the US Ambassador to Romania, Abigail Rupp, was taken off stage by the Turkish consul to the SE Romanian city of Constanta as she was preparing to hold a speech on religious freedom at an event of the local Muslim community. The Embassy said the incident was regrettable. Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:28:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23503663-diplomat-forced-off-stage-turkish-consul-romanian-city-constanta.htm English/Regional_Europe Gas transporters in Romania, Moldova and Ukraine meet Gazprom representatives over 3-year gas transit plans https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23485899-gas-transporters-romania-moldova-and-ukraine-meet-gazprom-representatives-over-3-year-gas-transit-plans.htm Representatives of gas transporters in Romania, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine are repeatedly meeting Gazprom officials in the Romanian town of Isaccea on Tuesday, sources have told HotNews.ro. They depicted the meeting as a key one as question are raised about Russian gas transit to Europe via Ukraine. Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:33:01 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23485899-gas-transporters-romania-moldova-and-ukraine-meet-gazprom-representatives-over-3-year-gas-transit-plans.htm English/Regional_Europe UPDATE Romanian MEP Adina Valean accepted by EC President-elect for European commissioner job https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23472772-romanian-mep-adina-valean-reportedly-accepted-for-european-commissioner-job-sources.htm <div>Romanian Liberal MEP Adina Valean has reportedly been accepted by the president-elect of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen for the job of European commissioner, according to sources quoted by Romanian news channel Digi 24.</div><div><ul><li><strong>UPDATE</strong> EC representatives announced officially that Adina Valean was accepted by EC President-elect Ursula von der Leyen following talks with both candidates.</li></ul></div> Wed, 06 Nov 2019 15:31:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23472772-romanian-mep-adina-valean-reportedly-accepted-for-european-commissioner-job-sources.htm English/Regional_Europe Romanian MEPs Siegfried Muresan and Adina Valean to be submitted as options for European Commission seats https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23472127-romanian-meps-siegfried-muresan-and-adina-valean-submitted-options-for-european-commission-seats.htm ​Romania will nominate two people for a future seat in the European Commission - Liberal MEPs Siegfried Muresan and Adina Valean, new Liberal prime minister Ludovic Orban announced on Wednesday. Wed, 06 Nov 2019 12:38:48 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23472127-romanian-meps-siegfried-muresan-and-adina-valean-submitted-options-for-european-commission-seats.htm English/Regional_Europe Liberal MEP Sigfried Muresan&#39;s name circulated as Romania&#39;s future nomination for European Commission https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23468561-liberal-mep-sigfried-muresan-circulated-romaniats-future-nomination-for-european-commission.htm Liberal member of the European Parliament Siegfried Muresan would be Romania&#39;s new proposal for European commissioner in charge with transports, party sources have told EurActiv Romania. THe nomination is expected to be officially sent to the European Commission on Tuesday or Wednesday the latest, they said. Tue, 05 Nov 2019 07:58:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23468561-liberal-mep-sigfried-muresan-circulated-romaniats-future-nomination-for-european-commission.htm English/Regional_Europe CVM Report. European Commission says Romania backtracked from progress in judicial reform, events in first months of 2019 "of great concern" https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23441022-cvm-report-european-commission-says-romania-backtracked-from-progress-judicial-reform-events-first-months-2019-great-concern.htm The European Commission is calling on the EU Council and the European Parliament to maintain a Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) monitoring Romanian justice reform, in its latest CVM report issued on Tuesday. The report warns of backtracking from the progress made in previous years and set out in the report a year ago. And is says the evolution of the situation in the first part of this year was "of great concern". Tue, 22 Oct 2019 13:43:09 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23441022-cvm-report-european-commission-says-romania-backtracked-from-progress-judicial-reform-events-first-months-2019-great-concern.htm English/Regional_Europe European Commission recommends lifting CVM monitoring on Bulgaria https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23440442-european-commission-recommends-lifting-cvm-monitoring-bulgaria.htm The European Commission recommends lifting the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) monitoring on Bulgaria, in its report on the progress of Romanian and Bulgarian justice reform due to be issued on Tuesday, officials sources who have seen the draft document have told HotNews.ro. Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:37:53 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23440442-european-commission-recommends-lifting-cvm-monitoring-bulgaria.htm English/Regional_Europe ​Upcoming EC report on Romania justice reform among the harshest in a decade, warns of SIgnificant slowdown in fight against corruption (sources) https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23439490-upcoming-report-romania-justice-reform-among-the-harshest-decade-warns-significant-slowdown-fight-against-corruption-sources.htm An upcoming report of the European Commission on the progress Romania has made as part of the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM), aimed at supporting reform in the justice sector, is one of the harshest for the past then years, sources who saw the draft document have told HotNews.ro. Mon, 21 Oct 2019 20:08:07 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23439490-upcoming-report-romania-justice-reform-among-the-harshest-decade-warns-significant-slowdown-fight-against-corruption-sources.htm English/Regional_Europe European Parliament validates Romanian Kovesi as new EU chief prosecutor https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23429953-european-parliament-validates-romanian-kovesi-new-chief-prosecutor.htm ​Romanian Laura Codruta Kovesi was confirmed as new head of the European public prosecutor&#39;s office (EPPO) by the European Parliament on Wednesday, the last phase of the process that has lasted for almost a year. The decision was made at the Conference of EP group presidents. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 19:06:06 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23429953-european-parliament-validates-romanian-kovesi-new-chief-prosecutor.htm English/Regional_Europe Romania President to argue for orderly Brexit at EU summit https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23429329-romania-president-argue-for-ordered-brexit-summit.htm Romanian President Klaus Iohannis attends the European Council convening in Brussels on Thursday and Friday, which is theoretically the last before the United Kingdom exit from the EU on October 31. At the summit Iohannis wil retain the Romanian stance in favor of an orderly Brexit, according to a presidency press release. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:03:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23429329-romania-president-argue-for-ordered-brexit-summit.htm English/Regional_Europe ​EU Council confirms Laura Codruta Kovesi as chief European prosecutor https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23424881-council-confirms-laura-codruta-kovesi-chief-european-prosecutor.htm The Council of the European Union has confirmed Romanian Laura Codruta Kovesi as chief European prosecutor. The naming is yet to be confirmed officially by the European Parliament. Mon, 14 Oct 2019 14:29:58 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23424881-council-confirms-laura-codruta-kovesi-chief-european-prosecutor.htm English/Regional_Europe Euractiv.com source: Liberals to push for MEP Siegfried Muresan for European Commissioner job https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23417728-euractiv-com-source-liberals-push-for-mep-siegfried-muresan-for-european-commissioner-job.htm Romania&#39;s Liberals (PNL), who have led the procedures to remove the Social Democratic government from office with the censure motion voted on Thursday, would push for MEP Siefried Muresan for a job as European Commissioner, Euractiv.com reports, quoting a high-ranking source from the European People&#39;s Party. Thu, 10 Oct 2019 13:47:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23417728-euractiv-com-source-liberals-push-for-mep-siegfried-muresan-for-european-commissioner-job.htm English/Regional_Europe ​Romanian candidate to EC job Dan Nica faces European resistance https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23414163-romanian-candidate-job-dan-nica-faces-european-resistance.htm A series of reports in Romanian media point to a rejection by the president-elect of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, of Romanian candidate for a seat in the Commission, Dan Nica. As the government in Bucharest, who supported Nica, prepares to face a censure motion on Thursday, one Romanian MEP said late on Tuesday that any final talk on the issue would take place after the censure motion. Wed, 09 Oct 2019 06:16:09 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23414163-romanian-candidate-job-dan-nica-faces-european-resistance.htm English/Regional_Europe VIDEO INTERVIEW British Ambassador to Romania Andrew Noble sees nothing good in no-deal Brexit, says Romanians are important part of his country https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23405598-interview-british-ambassador-romania-andrew-noble-sees-nothing-good-no-deal-brexit-says-romanians-are-important-part-his-country.htm British Ambassador to Bucharest Andrew Noble said in an interview with HotNews.ro on Thursday that he&#39;d not see anything good in a no-deal Brexit, but assured that even if his country leaves the EU without a deal, authorities there have mechanisms to preserve the status of Romanian citizens in the UK. Fri, 04 Oct 2019 06:01:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23405598-interview-british-ambassador-romania-andrew-noble-sees-nothing-good-no-deal-brexit-says-romanians-are-important-part-his-country.htm English/Regional_Europe Romanian PM Dancila, under pressure over European Commissioner scandal, pushes back https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23398794-romanian-dancila-under-pressure-over-european-commissioner-scandal-pushes-back.htm Romanian PM Viorica Dancila reacted harshly on Monday to pressure put on her government following the rejection of Romania&#39;s nomination for a seat in the European Commission. She said she would nominate somebody else instead of Rovana Plumb, but she challenged how Plumb&#39;s candidacy was rejected and blamed the situation on President Iohannis. Tue, 01 Oct 2019 04:01:28 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23398794-romanian-dancila-under-pressure-over-european-commissioner-scandal-pushes-back.htm English/Regional_Europe How Social Democratic Party leader explains Romanian PM Dancila&#39;s failure to meet US Vice President Pence https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23392166-how-social-democratic-party-leader-explains-romanian-dancila-39-failure-meet-vice-president-pence.htm A top official of the governing Social Democrats has said that the visit paid by Romanian PM Viorica Dancila to the United States should not be taken lightly and that the delegation there fulfilled its mission. That is, despite missing the most important moment on the agenda - meeting US Vice President Mike Pence. Fri, 27 Sep 2019 09:59:34 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-regional_europe-23392166-how-social-democratic-party-leader-explains-romanian-dancila-39-failure-meet-vice-president-pence.htm English/Regional_Europe