The total number of english news produced by Infotag news agency
* from 11 july 2002
24.05.2013The Ministry of Education will not renounce to introduction of innovations at the baccalaureate exams, in order to ensure the transparency of this process. Acting Minister of Education Maia Sandu made this statement at a news briefing held on Thursday.
24.05.2013The Transnistrian supreme soviet has refused to move over to the region’s second biggest city, Bendery [some 12 kilometers off Tiraspol], to thus let president Yevgeny Shevchuk realize his idea to create a Parliamentary Center there.
24.05.2013The Law on Ensuring Equality, adopted by the Moldovan Parliament in May 2012, has split up the Moldovan society, thinks lawyer Victor Pinzaru, of the Amnesty International – Moldova.
23.05.2013The International Festival of hot-air balloons ‘Moldovan Fiesta – 2013’ started today in Chisinau.
23.05.2013The Constitutional Court (CC) sustained today the Parliament’s decision regarding the optimization of Moldovan schools.
23.05.2013On Thursday, the Moldovan Parliament’s largest Communist faction [currently of 34] announced they are beginning a boycott of the forum’s plenary meetings in protest against the highly disputable Law on Ensuring Equality.
23.05.2013Moldova’s Information and Security Service has refuted the statement made on Wednesday by MP Ion Butmalai, Secretary of the parliamentary Standing Committee for National Security, Defense and Public Order, that the Committee had received from the ISS an official letter describing the scheme of legalization of the memorable raider seizure of Moldovan banks that happened in the summer of 2011.
23.05.2013The average pay rates in Moldova made 3,638 lei (US$292), which is by 11.2% more than against the equivalent period of the last year. With regard to the current inflation rate, de facto, the salaries went 6.7% up.
23.05.2013The National Olympic Committee will organize on Saturday, May 25, a race dedicated to the International Olympic Day.
23.05.2013On Wednesday, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova refused to consider the inquiry lodged by Member of Parliament Sergiu Sirbu, who challenged as non-constitutional the Parliament’s recent decision to re-subordinate the National Anti-Corruption Center to the Government.
23.05.2013Over 3 thousand pupils of 7th-8th grades, from 64 Moldovan schools, have been taught about alternative energy sources and about energy efficiency, within the frameworks of the ‘Energy and Biomass’ Project, financed by the EU and the UNDP.
23.05.2013The Moldovan Ministry of Education has forbidden any collection of proceeds for baccalaureate exams.
22.05.2013The next ordinary round of 5+2 format negotiations on Transnistrian conflict settlement will take place in Odessa (Ukraine) on May 23-24. The Chisinau delegation to the event will be led by Moldova’s Political Representative at the Transnistria negotiations, Acting Deputy Prime Minister for Reintegration Affairs Eugen Carpov.
22.05.2013The Director of the ADEPT Association for Democracy, political scientist Igor Botan thinks that the Communist Party (MCP) and the Liberal Democratic Party (LDPM) should temporarily pull together efforts in order to overcome the ongoing political stalemate. This idea was encompassed in a plan for coping with the political crisis, made public by Igor Botan on the local television on Tuesday night.
CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RECOGNIZES RESOLUTIONS ON SPEAKER DISMISSAL AND BROADENING DEPUTY SPEAKER’S POWERS AS LAWFUL
21.05.2013On Tuesday, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova has ruled as ones corresponding to the Constitution the Resolutions passed by the Moldovan Parliament on discharging Parliament Chairman Marian Lupu and on broadening the plenary powers of deputy speaker at performing the speaker’s duties.
GHIMPU CLAIMS “SO-CALLED REFORMERS” ARE UNITING FORCES WITH SOCIALISTS AGAINST HIS NEPHEW IN CITY HALL
21.05.2013The “so-called reformers of the Liberal Party” are going to back Socialists in their intention to raise citizens’ signatures for a referendum for dismissing Chisinau Mayor Dorin Chirtoaca, LP leader Mihai Ghimpu stated at a news conference on Tuesday.
21.05.2013In the course of her visit to Moscow, Transnistrian minister of foreign affairs Nina Shtanski visited the Central Museum of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation in a company of Russian Foreign Ministry Ambassador-at-Large Sergey Gubarev.
21.05.2013The Constitutional Court’s judgment on the non-constitutionality of the revocation of Corneliu Gurin from the Prosecutor General’s post by the Moldovan Parliament “was one in a whole series of partisan actions aimed at preserving the control by one political party [Democratic] over state institutions”, presumes the Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova (LDPM).
21.05.2013The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is considering the possibility to initiate new joint projects with the Republic of Moldova, worth over 100 million euros, in such fields as transport infrastructure and railroads.
21.05.2013On Monday evening, after a shower, Drochia town was hit by a hailstorm.