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1 hr ago | Russia Taday

Foreign Ministry criticizes Romanian PM over Moldova annexation statement

Russia's Foreign Ministry has denounced Romanian PM Victor Ponta's plan to unify Moldova with Romania by 2018 as "inadmissible and irresponsible," and called for all European countries to counter modern expansionism. Prime Minister Ponta, announced last week that he was entering the race for the Romanian presidency, and said that if elected he would make the unification of Romania and Moldova his main objective.

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5 hrs ago | Trend

Romania interested in closer cooperation with Azerbaijan in energy sector

Romania is interested in closer cooperation with Azerbaijan in the energy sector, Romanian Energy Minister Razvan Nicolescu said at a meeting with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, who is on an official visit to Bucharest, the Azerbaijani foreign ministry said Sept. 16. Mammadyarov appreciated the cooperation with Romania, stressing that alternative options for energy supply are in the interests of both countries.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Orhideea Residence & Spa: contemporary spacious accommodation in Bucharest

To experience Bucharest, a city only now beginning to gain recognition as a tourism destination, Orhideea Residence & Spa provides a convenient and comfortable accommodation option. Convenience of location is one of leading advantages Orhideea Residence & Spa offers visitors to Bucharest - being a mere five-minute taxi ride from the Romanian capital's central train station .

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Business Wire

Smartmatic Presents Holistic Approach to Successful Election Administration

Commenting on Smartmatic's model, CEO Antonio Mugica said, " An election requires more than good technology to be transparent and efficient. Administrators must couple technology with services and project management methodologies to guarantee success.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The Miami Herald

Gymnastics world body suspends vice president

Leglise is the latest high-ranking official disciplined in connection with a training course for rhythmic gymnastics judges held in December 2012 in Bucharest, Romania. FIG says Leglise was "blamed in respect of his failure to comply with the written directives" of FIG President Bruno Grandi.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

EUobserver

Romania has contingency plan for Russian attack

Romania, the EU's most easterly member state, has a 650km border with Ukraine. It also has a Black Sea coastline, which is close to Crimea.

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Related Topix: Romania, Europe, World News, Traian Basescu

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Prestigious Enescu music competition opens in Bucharest

The George Enescu International Competition, a classical music contest which has served as a springboard for musicians, opens on Saturday night in Bucharest. General interior view of the Romanian Atheneum during the rehersals two days ahead of the opening ceremony of Enescu Contest in Bucharest, September 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: Romania, World News, Classical

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Weekday Magazine

News Analysis: NATO Upgrades By Going Back To Basics

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen presided over the Wales summit. "Things have changed dramatically inside NATO," Lauri Lepik, Estonia's ambassador to the alliance, tells RFE/RL.

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SETimes news

Former deputy prime minister's conviction stirs Romania debate

The four-year jail sentence for former Romania Deputy Prime Minister George Copos for failing to pay property taxes has stirred a debate about whether Romania is making progress in fighting corruption. Copos' company, Ana Electronic, sold 38 commercial spaces to the nation's lottery at inflated prices six months before he took office, and did not pay more than 1 million euros in taxes, officials said.

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World Press Freedom Review

SEEMO to hold press freedom conference in Romania

The South East Europe Media Organisation , an affiliate of the International Press Institute , today announced that it will hold a one-day conference on press freedom, the influence of politics on media, and corruption on Sept. 23, 2014 in Bucharest, Romania.

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Ipswich Evening Star

Ipswich/Moldova: Thousands of miles to help poor schoolchildren

Children; imagine going to a school where there is no hot and cold running water, a school so poor that going to the toilet is in a bare building - just with holes in the ground. It sounds like something from the Dark Ages, but there are still people living like that in parts of Europe.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Groong

eNewsletter of the Eastern Diocese - 09/04/2014

PRESS OFFICE Diocese of the Armenian Church of America 630 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Contact: Chris Zakian Tel: 686-0710 or 943-8697 E-mail: chrisz@armeniandiocese.org Web: http://www.armenianchurch-ed.net ** TOP STORY September 4, 2014 ------------------------------------------------------------ The First Council of Nicea Detail of a wall painting depicting the First Council of Nicaea, found at the Church of Stavropoleos in Bucharest, Romania.

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PR-inside.com

"Chimopar S.A. (CPR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"...

The company produces, distributes and markets chemical reagents for laboratory applications. It also distributes organic peroxides and polyester resins.

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Oracle

Join Oracle in our Journey to be No.1 in Cloud

Oracle Direct is starting a Cloud Sales Consulting team , supporting our continuously expanding Public Cloud Platform business in Europe Middle East and Africa, both in Romania and Ireland . Find out more about the roles by following this link: http://linkd.in/1rP6myN We invited John McGann, EMEA Sales Consulting, Strategy and Programs Director to give us more details about the new team that is being built in Dublin and Bucharest.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Nine O'Clock

Juncker to meet Cretu today to discuss Romania's European portfolio

The incoming EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker decided that out the two Romanian candidates for the commissioner position to have talks only with PSD MEP Corina Cretu, even if the first option of Bucharest was Dacian Ciolos, according to a European source quoted by Mediafax.

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Nine O'Clock

PM Ponta returns from China

He met on Tuesday the president of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping and was welcomed on Monday by the Chinese PM Li Keqiang during an official ceremony with military honours.

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Nine O'Clock

Number of insolvencies to drop this year

Coface estimates that a total of 23,000 insolvency proceedings will be opened in 2014, down 15 percent compared to the previous year, according to Iancu Guda, Coface macroeconomic analyst, cited by capital.ro.

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Nine O'Clock

Bucharest is kind of unique city, said Mircea Cartarescu

Author Mircea Cartarescu says in an interview with Agerpres as part of MY CITY BUCHAREST project that Bucharest for him is a paradoxical city, somehow out of time, kind of unique, 'a bizarre blend of supermodern and dereliction'.

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World-Grain

FEFAC partners with feed groups in Romania, Bulgaria

The European Compound Feed Manufacturers' Federation said on Sept. 2 it will work with the Romanian Feed Industry Association the Bulgarian Feed Manufacturers Association to implement E.U. feed legislation and Good Manufacturing Practices in South-Eastern Europe throughout the whole feed chain.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Nine O'Clock

French secretary of state for European Affairs on an official visit to Bucharest

The French secretary of state for European Affairs Harlem Desir is paying a two-day official visit to Romania, where he has meetings with the Romanian Foreign Affairs Minister, Titus Corlatean and with his counterpart, George Ciamba, secretary of state, chief of the Department for European Affairs within the Romanian Foreign Affairs Ministry .

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