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SURVEY: FOUR PARTIES HAVE A CHANCE TO PASS TO THE NEXT PARLIAMENT

SURVEY: FOUR PARTIES HAVE A CHANCE TO PASS TO THE NEXT PARLIAMENT
26 january, 2021

In the event of early elections to the new parliament, four parties have a chance to pass – Party of Action and Solidarity (PAS), Party of Socialists (PSRM), Shor Party and Our Party. This is evidenced by data from the Vox Populi survey for January 2021, conducted by the Association of Sociologists and Demographers.

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OSCE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO VISIT MOLDOVA THIS WEEK

OSCE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO VISIT MOLDOVA THIS WEEK
26 january, 2021

Ambassador Thomas Mayr-Harting, the Special Representative of the Swedish OSCE Presidency for the Transnistrian Settlement Process, is coming to Chisinau later on Tuesday for a 4-day visit to learn on site the current state of things in the Transnistrian conflict settlement process, and to determine 2021 priorities together with the Sides, reported the OSCE Mission to Moldova.

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REINTEGRATION BUREAU LAUNCHES INFORMATION CAMPAIGN FOR TRANSNISTRIANS

REINTEGRATION BUREAU LAUNCHES INFORMATION CAMPAIGN FOR TRANSNISTRIANS
26 january, 2021

The Reintegration Bureau launched an information campaign for the citizens of the unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan Republic (PMR). The aim of the campaign is to simplify their participation in the international road traffic.

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FORMER DEPUTY SPEAKER LILIANA PALIHOVICI APPOINTED AS OSCE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE ON GENDER QUESTIONS

FORMER DEPUTY SPEAKER LILIANA PALIHOVICI APPOINTED AS OSCE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE ON GENDER QUESTIONS
26 january, 2021

The former Deputy Chairperson of the Moldovan Parliament, Liliana Palihovici, has been appointed as Special Representative of the Swedish OSCE Presidency on gender questions.

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MOLDOVA PRESIDENT AND FRENCH AMBASSADOR DISCUSS POLITICAL SITUATION IN RM

MOLDOVA PRESIDENT AND FRENCH AMBASSADOR DISCUSS POLITICAL SITUATION IN RM
26 january, 2021

On Monday, Moldovan President Maia Sandu held a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the French Republic to the Republic of Moldova, Pascal Le Deunff. They discussed the internal political situation in Moldova and the question of holding an early parliamentary election.

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​PRESIDENT SANDU APPOINTS NEW SSC COMPOSITION

​PRESIDENT SANDU APPOINTS NEW SSC COMPOSITION
25 january, 2021

On Monday, President Maia Sandu signed a Decree on approving a new personal composition of the Supreme Security Council, which has now become 11 Members larger than before.

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COVID-19 INCIDENCE STATISTICS CONTINUED FALLING LAST WEEK – MoH

COVID-19 INCIDENCE STATISTICS CONTINUED FALLING LAST WEEK – MoH
25 january, 2021

Last week, the number of new COVID-19 infection instances continued to diminish in Moldova, according to the data presented by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection on Monday morning.

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PRESIDENT SANDU SPECIFIES CRITERIA FOR SSC MEMBERS

PRESIDENT SANDU SPECIFIES CRITERIA FOR SSC MEMBERS
25 january, 2021

Moldovan President Maia Sandu has specified criteria for selecting state officials for membership of the Supreme Security Council (SSC), and formulated the criteria in a Presidential Decree on amending the SSC membership Decree of 1997.

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MOLDOVAN FOREIGN MINISTRY CALLS DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIONS TO ABSTAIN FROM INTERFERING INTO MOLDOVA’S HOME AFFAIRS

MOLDOVAN FOREIGN MINISTRY CALLS DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIONS TO ABSTAIN FROM INTERFERING INTO MOLDOVA’S HOME AFFAIRS
25 january, 2021

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration has called on foreign diplomatic representations to abstain from interfering into the Republic of Moldova’s domestic affairs, reads the ministerial Commentary issued following certain statements concerning the annulment by the Moldovan Constitutional Court of the Law on the functioning of languages in Moldova.

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​MARK TKACHUK NAMES LANGUAGES LAW AUTHORS AND DESTROYERS “NARROW-MINDED PROVOKERS”

​MARK TKACHUK NAMES LANGUAGES LAW AUTHORS AND DESTROYERS “NARROW-MINDED PROVOKERS”
25 january, 2021

Mark Tkachuk, a member of the Executive Committee of the Collective Action Party “Civilian Congress”, has named as “narrow-minded provokers” all those having a relation to drafting the Law on the functioning of languages in Moldova and to its cancellation by Constitutional Court’s decision.

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SLUSARI HOPES FOR FINAL FAILURE OF “DODON’S ATTEMPTS TO STIR UP INTER-ETHNIC CONFLICTS”

SLUSARI HOPES FOR FINAL FAILURE OF “DODON’S ATTEMPTS TO STIR UP INTER-ETHNIC CONFLICTS”
22 january, 2021

A Deputy Speaker of the Moldovan Parliament, Deputy Chairman of the Platforma DA party Alexandru Slusari has called as “expected and prepared beforehand” the negative reaction of Igor Dodon and his Party of Socialists to the Thursday’s Constitutional Court decision on the Law on the functioning of languages in Moldova.

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​CHISINAU AND TIRASPOL WORKING GROUPS CONSIDERED OPPORTUNITIES OF MOTOR TRANSPORT LIBERALIZATION

​CHISINAU AND TIRASPOL WORKING GROUPS CONSIDERED OPPORTUNITIES OF MOTOR TRANSPORT LIBERALIZATION
22 january, 2021

The working groups on the development of road transport and road infrastructure with the participation of specialized experts from both banks of the Dniester and representatives of mediators and observers in the 5 + 2 negotiation format held their first meeting in 2021 the day before.

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SERGHEI CEBOTARI CONCLUDES HIS ACTIVITY AS MOLDOVA AGROINDBANK CEO

SERGHEI CEBOTARI CONCLUDES HIS ACTIVITY AS MOLDOVA AGROINDBANK CEO
21 january, 2021

Serghei Cebotari, CEO of Moldova Agroindbank, the leader of the country's banking sector, is to conclude his activity on 29 January 2021. The banker's decision has been prompted by the completion of the strategic objectives assumed by Serghei Cebotari in his capacity as CEO.

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SOCIALISTS’ LEADER: NOT TO VOTE FOR THE PREMIER CANDIDATE AND TO GO TO THE EARLY ELECTION

SOCIALISTS’ LEADER: NOT TO VOTE FOR THE PREMIER CANDIDATE AND TO GO TO THE EARLY ELECTION
21 january, 2021

The Party of Socialists (PSRM) chairman Igor Dodon considers that if President Maia Sandu nominates a candidate for prime minister post, then it is not worth voting for him in order to achieve early parliamentary elections. As Infotag reports, he said this on the air of NTV Moldova on Wednesday evening.

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AUREL CIOCOI RECEIVES CHINESE INVESTOR

AUREL CIOCOI RECEIVES CHINESE INVESTOR
21 january, 2021

Possibilities of the development of trade and economic cooperation between the Republic of Moldova and the People’s Republic of China in the context of negotiations on signing a bilateral agreement on free trade were discussed on Wednesday between Moldova’s Acting Prime Minister Aurel Ciocoi and potential investor from China Mr. Chu Song.

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PRESIDENT ACCUSES PSRM-SHOR COALITION OF OBSTACLING EUROPEAN SUPPORT TO MOLDOVA

PRESIDENT ACCUSES PSRM-SHOR COALITION OF OBSTACLING EUROPEAN SUPPORT TO MOLDOVA
21 january, 2021

President Maia Sandu has accused the PSRM-Shor coalition of creating obstacles to European support for Moldova. As Infotag reports, she said this on Wednesday at a briefing following her visit to Brussels.

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JUSTICE MINISTER SAYS DISPUTING IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF THE "LAW ON LANGUAGES" WILL BE A FAILURE

JUSTICE MINISTER SAYS DISPUTING IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF THE "LAW ON LANGUAGES" WILL BE A FAILURE
20 january, 2021

The victory in the legal dispute, which the deputies who have challenged the law “On the Functioning of Languages on the Territory of Moldova” in the Constitutional Court (CC) are hoping for, will turn into a political failure, regardless of the decision taken by the magistrates, Minister of Justice Fadei Nagacevschii said at a briefing on Wednesday , criticizing the authors of the request – deputies Dinu Plingau and Octavian Ticu.

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MOLDOVAN RESEARCHERS INVITED TO COMPETITION TO COMBAT THREAT OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

MOLDOVAN RESEARCHERS INVITED TO COMPETITION TO COMBAT THREAT OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE
20 january, 2021

The Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) has launched a call focused on tackling the rising threat of antibiotic resistance (AMR).

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DPM, DA AND PMG DEPUTIES MAINTAIN THAT PRESIDENT MUST NOMINATE CANDIDATE FOR PREMIER

DPM, DA AND PMG DEPUTIES MAINTAIN THAT PRESIDENT MUST NOMINATE CANDIDATE FOR PREMIER
20 january, 2021

Members of Parliament Dumitru Diacov (Democratic Party), Igor Munteanu (Platforma DA) and Vladimir Cebotari (Pro Moldova group) are convinced that the President must propose a candidate for prime-ministerial post, despite President Maia Sandu’s opinion that any such nomination or attempts to form a government lead to snap election postponement. The deputies presented their opinions in a live program cast on the local television on Tuesday night.

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FORMER ANTICORUPTIE HEAD DETAINED ONCE AGAIN

FORMER ANTICORUPTIE HEAD DETAINED ONCE AGAIN
20 january, 2021

Viorel Morari, the former Head of the Anti-Corruption Prosecution Service aka "Anticoruptie", was taken into custody straight after he had given evidence at the Prosecution Service for Organized Crime and Special Cases [OCSC] on Tuesday.

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