Showing posts with label Romania. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Romania. Show all posts

January 31 - Hackers obtain confidential information on Romanian officials after cyber attack at Parliament


Jan 31, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Hackers breached the database of the Romanian Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the Parliament, after a recent cyber attack. 

Romanian MPs stopped at border with Moldova after reportedly arriving in stolen car


Dec 19, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Two members of the Romanian Parliament were stopped at the Sculeni border crossing between Romania and the Republic of Moldova after they arrived in a stolen car. 

Romania And Bulgaria’s Schengen Accession At Risk Due To Budapest’s Concerns Over Russian Gas

Dec 15, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Bulgarian Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov confirmed, Thursday in Brussels, that Hungary has warned that it could vote against Schengen extension if Bulgaria maintains the tax introduced on Russian natural gas transiting the country.

Ministry Of Health Declares Measles Epidemic In Romania


Dec 6, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas



The Ministry of Health has declared a measles epidemic in Romania due to the “alarming” increase in the number of cases, aiming to facilitate the vaccination of children.

Ukraine Seeks Urgent Assistance From Romania Due To Electricity Shortage


Nov 26, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Ukrenergo, Ukraine’s energy operator, announced on Thursday that the Ukrainian electricity grid is in a ‘difficult’ situation since Wednesday and has requested emergency supplies from Romania, Slovakia, and Poland, according to AFP.

Romanian Air Forces: First live firing with Patriot System


Nov 15, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

The first live firings with the PATRIOT system, integrated into the Romanian Air Forces in 2020, take place at the Capu Midia firing range as part of the PATRIOT SPARK 23 exercise, Romanian media write.

Anti-Drone Defense System Will Be Installed In Romania


Oct 20, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Romania will have a new, modern anti-drone defense system installed on its territory as soon as possible, government sources informed on Friday.

Romanian Naval Forces will conduct “Sea Breeze 23.3” exercises in the Black Sea

The naval forces of Romania, together with the US Naval forces, organized multinational naval exercises named “Sea Breeze 23.3”, scheduled to take place from 11 September to 15 September in the Black Sea near the Danube Delta.

 Sept 9, 2023.  Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

According to the press service of the Romanian Naval Forces, military personnel from the US, Bulgaria, France, the United Kingdom, Romania, Türkiye, and Ukraine will also participate in the exercises.

Greece 13th member of Three Seas Initiative; associate status for Ukraine, Moldova


Sept 6, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


The office of the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis, announced during the Three Seas Initiative (3SI) Summit in Bucharest, which started on Wednesday, that an agreement will be signed to include Greece as the 13th participating country in this group, while Ukraine and Moldova will obtain associate state status.

One dead and 57 injured after massive blasts at LPG fuel station in Romania


August 27, 2023. Hellas.

 One person died and 57 were injured after two massive explosions at an LPG fuel station in the town of Crevedia, southern Romania. Several of the injured are in critical condition after having suffered severe burns and could be transferred to hospitals abroad for treatment.

Ρουμανία: Το ΔΝΤ αρχίζει ‘ξεσκόνισμα’ από αύριο ενόψει έβδομης δόσης

Ιανουάριος 24, 2011.

Αντιπροσωπεία του Διεθνούς Νομισματικού Ταμείου, ,με επικεφαλής τον Jeffrey Franks (φωτό) θα βρίσκεται στο Βουκουρέστι από τις 25 Ιανουαρίου μέχρι τις 8 Φεβρουαρίου προκειμένου να εξετάσει την εφαρμογή του πλαισίου συμφωνίας Stand-By.

Η επίσκεψη της αποστολής αυτής θα συνοδεύεται από εκπροσώπους της Ευρωπαϊκής Επιτροπής και της Παγκόσμιας Τράπεζας.

Το ΔΝΤ έχει δύο κύριους στόχους προκειμένου να εγκρίνει την έβδομη δόση του δανείου προς τη Ρουμανία. Θα αξιολογήσει την εκπλήρωση, εκ μέρους της Ρουμανίας , των προϋποθέσεων που αναφέρονται στη συμφωνία Stand-By και «θα ξεκινήσει διαπραγματεύσεις για μια ενδεχόμενη μελλοντική συμφωνία».