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Chisinau (Moldova), February 15 (SeeNews) - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said the Moldovan authorities have the opportunity to take decisive steps to reform the country's banking sector following a recent breakthrough. "We are pleased that the National Bank of ...
The FINANCIAL -- EBRD President Suma Chakrabarti has hailed the recent breakthrough in Moldova's banking sector, on a visit to the capital, Chisinau, and called on the authorities to build on this momentum. "We are pleased that the National Bank of Moldova is successfully tackling vulnerabilities in the ...

The authorities have begun to impose financial penalties on media outlets in an attempt to prevent alleged attempts to spread Russian propaganda in Moldova. Moldova's Audiovisual Coordinating Council, CCA has fined 11 radio and TV stations and seven cable network providers 5,000 lei (around 240 ...
Chisinau, February 15. /TASS/. US Ambassador to Moldova James Pettit criticized on Thursday the decision to ban Russian news broadcasts in the country. "This violates media freedom," Moldova's NTV-Moldova television channel cited the US diplomat as saying on Thursday. He said, however, that the ...
Cigarette smugglers are becoming increasingly inventive. The border police officers from Iasi found a hand-crafted drone with 12500 cigarettes of Moldovan origin on board, packed in a small package, to be transported to Romania. The discovery was made on the evening of February 12th, at around 20:00, ...
In an attempt to curb Russian propaganda efforts, the pro-European Union government of Moldova has begun implementing a law banning television channels from broadcasting news from Russian news stations. The law, originally passed on Jan. 10, gave media companies 30 days to come into ...

We believe that the last presidential elections showed that in Moldova there is a "critical mass" of people who firmly believe in European values and are willing to get involved for the future of the country. In 2016, despite media pressure and hostile propaganda, we managed to mobilise a large number of ...
Sf. Maria children's hospital in Iasi, the largest pediatric hospital in the Moldova region in eastern Romania, will be revamped and modernized under a EU-funded project. The total investment will amount to EUR 27 million, with the contribution of the Iasi County Council amounting to EUR 7.2 million, VAT ...
The Saudi Arabian football Federation announced that the national team will be facing Moldova in a friendly match as part of the team's preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Head coach Juan Antonio Pizzi and his players will begin the second part of their preparations for the World Cup ...
The project, which was presented in Chisinau on Tuesday, February 6, will be implemented with the assistance of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the EU Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM), Ukrinform's correspondent in Moldova reports. "Modernization of the ...
A country-wide signature campaign in support of statehood has been launched in Moldova. 21 settlements, including 4 towns have already joined it. They have signed a declaration that condemns propaganda of unionism as an ideology undermining independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of ...
Moldova and Romania's defence ministers said on Monday that they will form a joint military battalion for deployment in emergency situations. "We have agreed today to go to the expert level and identify the area where this mixed battalion can be placed," said Romanian Defence Minister Mihai Fifor at a ...
Emphasizing ongoing differences among Moldova's ruling class on the country's political orientation, five opposition lawmakers have put forth a proposal for Moldova's exit from the nine-member Commonwealth of Independent (CIS) states, an organization of formerly Soviet republic dominated by Russia, ...
About 30 of the 101 deputies in Moldova's parliament, from the ruling pro-Western parties, on Wednesday issued a statement accusing Russia of launching "attacks on Moldova's information security and abusive interference in the political life of the country." The ruling party deputies condemned defamatory ...
Moldova should leave the Commonwealth Of Independent States (CIS) only after it has formally become a candidate for European Union membership, Deputy Prime Minister Iurie Leanca has said. Leanca's statement came after five opposition Liberal Party lawmakers put forward a bill to pull Moldova out of ...
Moscow has dismissed the recent proposal of the Speaker of the Moldova parliament, Andrian Candu, for Russia to pay compensation for illegally stationing its army in Moldova's breakaway Transnistria region as "provocative". Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said on Tuesday that such statements ...
The average weekly air temperature was close to normal at -2.5..-4.5Ã‚ÂºС in most of Moldova, locally being 0.5-1ºC below normal. The highest air temperature was registered at +7Ã‚ÂºС and the lowest one at -14ºС. Over the week, the country saw precipitation mainly in the form of snow. Its rates totaled mostly ...

Moldova is facing worrying demographic trends, as large-scale migration and changes in people's mentality cause sharp falls in the numbers of new-borns. ... The average number of live births per 1,000 women has declined in Moldova by some 6 per cent in the last decade, from 1,720 in 2004 to 1,630, ...
Moscow has dismissed the recent proposal of the Speaker of the Moldova parliament, Andrian Candu, for Russia to pay compensation for illegally stationing its army in Moldova's breakaway Transnistria region as "provocative". Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said on Tuesday that such statements ...
President Igor Dodon announced on Monday evening that Moldova will host in September the annual meeting of the World Congress of Families, a US-based umbrella organisation of international groups supporting conservative social values. "We are bringing together people around the world to discuss ...
The head of Moldova has said joining Western military alliance NATO would bring conflict to his country, something he wished to avoid by seeking good relations with the multinational coalition's rival, Russia. Moldovan President Igor Dodon reportedly criticized U.S.-led NATO's expanding military ...
President Igor Dodon, who leads the socialist party of Moldova, said on his part the Liberals' initiatives were linked to the parliamentary election that the country would have later this year. Opinion polls show that the Liberals, who are quickly losing popularity, may fail to clear the 6-percent threshold and ...
European Commission Vice President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič encouraged Moldova to continue with energy reforms, including the modernisation of infrastructure to boost the country's energy resilience. Šefčovič met with Moldova's Deputy Prime Minister for European Integration Iurie Leancă in ...
President of Moldova Igor Dodon believes that if his country joins NATO, it will face a war, where its people will be used as cannon fodder. According to Dodon, Moldova is squeezed between two states that both oppose Russia. "Our western neighbor is NATO, that is, Romania, our eastern neighbor is ...
From the outside, Moldova's foreign policy appears to be governed by the same dilemma as many other states sandwiched between the superpowers of the European Union and Russia - whether to turn east or west. However, from the inside, politicians and commentators who know the system say the ...
Chisinau, January 20. /TASS/. The leader of Moldova's rightwing Party of Action and Solidarity, Maia Sandu spoke on Friday for the country's withdrawal from the Commonwealth Of Independent States. "The right-wing parties have discussed the idea of Moldova's withdrawal from the CIS more than once ...
Russia's State Duma on Thursday presented a draft declaration, accusing Moldova of "discrimination" against Russia media, after Moldova's interim president Andrian Candu approved the government-backed "anti-propaganda" law designed to curb the Russian media presence in the former Soviet ...
Severe blizzards that have struck Romania and Moldova have forced scores of roads and schools to close, have left motorists stranded and have caused power outages. Romanian authorities warned of continuing heavy snow and strong winds, reporting that many roads in almost half of the country were ...
"In connection with the fact that Azerbaijan declared the year 2018 as the 'Year of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic', special attention will be paid to the events planned to be organized in Moldova during this year," he said. "A number of cultural events are planned to be held in Azerbaijan this year.".
Suffice it to say that he is in fact the only businessman from Moldova who managed to create not a penny business abroad on tomatoes, apples and wines, but a serious one, connected with oil and gas. In the late 1990s, he managed to somehow squeeze into the oil and gas industry in Kazakhstan.
Moldova's pro-EU government has banned Russian news broadcasts in the country--a move strongly criticised by Moscow. Supporters of the bill--signed into law by the President of Moldova's parliament--say it will reduce "propaganda" from pro-Russian media outlets. Moscow slammed what it called an ...
Moldova's top court has suspended President Igor Dodon after he vetoed a bill aimed at stopping Russian news broadcasts. It is the third time that the court has suspended Mr Dodon in three months. Supporters of the bill say that it would reduce "propaganda" spread by pro-Russian media outlets.
Moldova's top court has suspended President Igor Dodon after he vetoed a bill aimed at stopping Russian news broadcasts. It is the third time that the court has suspended Mr Dodon in three months. Supporters of the bill say that it would reduce "propaganda" spread by pro-Russian media outlets.
On December 8 the government of Moldova, an eastern European country of three million inhabitants located between Romania and Ukraine, finally opened the NATO Liaison Office in Chisinau. NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller and the prime minister of Moldova, Pavel Filip, oversaw the ...
For Romania and Moldova, 2018 will mark a bittersweet historical moment: the centennial of the Great Union, which brought together the key ... While Transylvania has remained part of Romania since 1918, Bessarabia became the Moldavian socialist Republic in 1940, after a Soviet Union ultimatum.
A top Moldovan official on Friday accused Russia of meddling in domestic politics in an election year and called on Moscow to respect the former Soviet republic. Parliamentary speaker Andrian Candu told The Associated Press that pro-European officials fear Russian interference will escalate ahead of ...
The Moldovan Defense Ministry says its troops will participate in military exercises in Romania along with troops from the United States, Georgia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, and the host country. The announcement on February 9 said some 60 service members and 12 vehicles from Moldova will join the platinum ...
A family-owned restaurant in Newton just announced expansion plans alongside a Kickstarter launch to help fund the growth. Moldova Restaurant (344 Watertown St.) has been around for nearly two years serving Eastern European dishes, and now owners Artur and Sandra Andronic are hoping to expand ...
Moldova's Pro-Russian president Igor Dodon on Wednesday said that he will convene the country's Security Council after several localities passed statements backing Moldova's Reunion with Romania. "These actions take place on the backdrop of unprecedented campaigns carried out on Moldova's ...
Just 28 out of 51 directives covered by Moldova's Priority Reform Action Roadmap for the second half of 2017 were implemented, a joint report by Expert-Grup, a think-tank specialised in economic and public policy research, the Association for Participatory democracy (ADEPT) and the Legal Resources ...
Politically fragile Moldova, with significant Russian-speaking minorities, is particularly vulnerable to such tactics. About 10 percent of its territory composes the breakaway Transdniester region, where Moscow maintains troops and props up a separatist formation. About 15 percent of Moldova's population ...
Despite a Russian embargo, Moldova is making more money than ever from from exporting wine - one of the country's most important products. The wine industry is very important for the country's economy, accounting for 3.2 per cent of its GDP and 7.5 per cent of total exports, and employing thousands of ...
The DTMA (Digital & Distributed technology Moldova Association) was founded and supported by both local and international advisories. These advisories run additional workshops and presentations, which bring several international representatives to Moldova to present variable use cases around ...
Chisinau -- The speaker of Moldova's parliament, Andrian Candu, has signed legislation appointing seven new government ministers along with a law that bans Russian "media propaganda." The signings on January 10 took place after Moldova's Constitutional Court suspended pro-Russia President Igor ...
One of the reporting organisations is the Promo-Lex, which represents the interests of victims of torture. I spoke to Promo-Lex experts Vadim Vieru and Nikoleta Khriplivy about the differences in human rights protection between Moldova and Transnistria, the neighbouring unrecognised breakaway state.
Moscow, December 27. /TASS/. Moldovan President Igor Dodon, during a working visit to Russia on Tuesday, addressed Alexey Miller, Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee, with a request to give Chisinau a 10-15% discount on gas, he said on facebook. "I asked Head of Gazprom Alexey ...
On December 8 the government of Moldova, an eastern European country of three million inhabitants located between Romania and Ukraine, finally opened the NATO Liaison Office in Chisinau. NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller and the prime minister of Moldova, Pavel Filip, oversaw the ...
For Romania and Moldova, 2018 will mark a bittersweet historical moment: the centennial of the Great Union, which brought together the key ... While Transylvania has remained part of Romania since 1918, Bessarabia became the Moldavian socialist Republic in 1940, after a Soviet Union ultimatum.
A spokesman for IMAS told EUronews that surveys in May and July of this year had just under 50 percent of those polled backing EU membership. Moldova, sandwiched between Romania and Ukraine, signed a far-reaching trade deal with the EU in 2014. But the country, which has close ties to EU member ...
Kiev/Chisinau (Reuters) - The powerful head of Moldova's ruling party Vlad Plahotniuc on Thursday accused Russian authorities of harassing him and other ... "Nevertheless, Russia is open to long-term development of friendly, partner relations with a neutral Moldova, relations based on long-standing ...


 

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