SNIPPETS Romania's record for abortions in hospitals accounted in new report. Also today – SocDems propose new interim European Commissioner, prepare for party congress

Publicat de in data de 28 Jun 2019 | Scrie un Comentariu

A new report shows the record of Romanian hospitals when it comes to abortions by request. Also in the news on Friday, Romania's governing Social Democrats propose new interim European Commissioner and prepare for a leadership vote this weekend. English  Read More →

​Romania recognises Juan Guaido as interim president of Venezuela

Publicat de in data de 09 Feb 2019 | Scrie un Comentariu

Romania recognises Juan Guaido as interim president of Venezuela, the Romanian Presidency announced on Friday. It said President Iohannis made the decision in the wake of thoroughly analyzing the situation and in the context of most EU member states, most of Romania's North-Atlantic allies and partners have recognised the legitimacy of Juan Guaido as interim president. English  Read More →

Top anti-graft prosecutor Kovesi's dismissal sparks harsh reactions in Romania / Interim head appointed at National Anti-corruption Department

Publicat de in data de 24 Jul 2018 | Scrie un Comentariu

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis' decision on Monday to comply with a Constitutional Court decision and dismiss top anti-graft prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi sparked a wave of criticism as moves were made to replace Kovesi. One of her aides was appointed interim head of the National Anti-Corruption Department (DNA) as the Justice minister announced the launch of official procedures to name a new head prosecutor... 

Interim head Jurma takes over at helm of Romania's anti-graft body, top prosecutor promises continuation of fight against corruption

Publicat de in data de 12 Jul 2018 | Scrie un Comentariu

Romania's prosecutor general Augustin Lazar said on Thursday that the fight against corruption in the country would continue in a strong manner as an interim head took over at the helm at the main body involved in fighting graft, the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA). New DNA head Anca Jurma took over following the departure of Laura Codruta Kovesi, who was dismissed by the president as a result of political... 

Cosponsor of Dodd-Frank law says President doesn’t have authority to name financial watchdog interim chief

Publicat de in data de 26 Nov 2017 | Scrie un Comentariu

Former Rep. Barney Frank pushed back Saturday on the White House’s assertion that President Donald Trump has the authority to appoint an interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, saying the independence of watchdog agency was a key consideration when Congress passed the law to create it in 2010. – RSS Channel – HP Hero  Read More →

Trump names an interim head of the CFPB hours after the outgoing director appoints a different successor

Publicat de in data de 25 Nov 2017 | Scrie un Comentariu

President Donald Trump named an interim head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau shortly after the outgoing director appointed his own successor, signaling a potential showdown over who’s in charge of the federal agency. – RSS Channel – HP Hero  Read More →

Romanian President Iohannis names Education minister as interim prime minister in wake of PM Ponta's resignation​

Publicat de in data de 20 Dec 2015 | Scrie un Comentariu

​Romanian President Klaus Iohannis accepted PM Victor Ponta's resignation on Wednesday and decided to name incumbent Education minister, Sorin Campeanu, as interim prime minister, he said on Thursday. Iohannis also announced that for the first time ever he planned to invite a new entity to political consultations over the formation of a new government – the civil society. English  Read More →

Romania's governing Social Democrats change indicted leader Victor Ponta with sentenced interim president Liviu Dragnea​

Publicat de in data de 26 Jul 2015 | Scrie un Comentariu

​The leadership of Romania's governing Social Democrats (PSD) elected their former executive president as new "interim" president of the party, a seat held for the past several years by prime minister Victor Ponta. Ponta stepped down as party president "temporarily" earlier this month because of his being indicted in a corruption case. So the PSD leaders convened to name a replacement and found... 

Romania President Iohannis names controversial politician Gabriel National Interest Oprea as interim replacement for PM Victor Ponta

Publicat de in data de 11 Jul 2015 | Scrie un Comentariu

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis signed a decree on Monday naming deputy PM Gabriel Oprea, a controversial politician with a shady past, as interim prime minister. Oprea thus takes the reins of the government as PM Victor Ponta, facing corruption charges, has left the country for a knee intervention in a Turkish hospital, sparking outrage back home. English  Read More →    Director Web de Top