Catalina Mihai

Trade & Society 10-10-2016

Canada set to gradually grant Bulgarians visa-free travel

Canada will lift visa requirements for some Bulgarians in 2017, ahead of a full-scale scrapping of the system by mid 2018, according to the country’s government. Romania wants complete waivers for its citizens in 2017. EURACTIV Romania reports.
Security 30-03-2016

Romanian president lauds intelligence services, says country ‘is safe’

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis yesterday (29 March) praised the country’s intelligence services and insisted that Romania is a safe country. EURACTIV Romania reports.
Enlargement 21-03-2016

Former Romanian president applies for Moldovan citizenship

Former President of Romania Traian Băsescu, and his wife Maria, have applied for citizenship of the Republic of Moldova, according to media reports in the former-Soviet state. EURACTIV Romania reports.

Hungary declares ‘state of crisis’, poised to build more fences

Following the Balkan states’ decisions to either close or partially shut down their borders, Hungary has decided to send more troops and police to guard its frontiers. Budapest announced it is prepared to build a wall on its border with Romania within ten days. EURACTIV Romania reports.
Central Europe 19-02-2016

Romanian minister to take to the skies in new campaign

Romanians living in Spain and Italy that board a flight back home may soon be surprised to find themselves sitting next to a government minister, as Bucharest launches a novel campaign to increase awareness about postal voting. EURACTIV Romania reports.
Central Europe 16-02-2016

Tusk tells Romania that his proposal on social benefits is ‘fair’

Council President Donald Tusk assured Romania yesterday (15 February) that the proposal he has put on the table ahead of the EU summit intended to address the UK concerns is fair and balanced. EURACTIV Romania reports.

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