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DRAFT 2020 STATE BUDGET APPROVED IN FIRST READING

DRAFT 2020 STATE BUDGET APPROVED IN FIRST READING
06 december, 2019

Deputy Speaker of the Moldovan Parliament, Chairman of the DA Platform faction Alexandru Slusari regards the draft Law on the 2020 State Budget as “a populist document aimed at ensuring re-election for a second term to President Igor Dodon” at the polls due in a year from now.

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MOLDOVA’S LARGEST DIGITAL PARK LAUNCHED IN CHISINAU

MOLDOVA’S LARGEST DIGITAL PARK LAUNCHED IN CHISINAU
06 december, 2019

The Grand Opening of a new informational technologies park “Digital Park” took place in Chisinau on Thursday.

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M-TENDER ELECTRONIC PROCUREMENT TOOL SAVES MOLDOVA 25 MILLION EUROS – EBRD

M-TENDER ELECTRONIC PROCUREMENT TOOL SAVES MOLDOVA 25 MILLION EUROS – EBRD
06 december, 2019

M-Tender, an electronic public procurement system supported by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the European Union, has helped Moldova save 25 million euros since it was launched in late 2018.

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EU TO PROVIDE 10.7 MILLION EUROS TO MOLDOVA FOR IMPLEMENTING ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT

EU TO PROVIDE 10.7 MILLION EUROS TO MOLDOVA FOR IMPLEMENTING ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT
06 december, 2019

The European Union will provide to Moldova 10.7 million euros, 9.25 million of which are from the European Commission, for implementing the EU-Moldova Association Agreement. The ratification of a corresponding financing agreement was supported by all the 87 MPs who were present at the Thursday's legislature sitting.

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CHARITABLE FAIR TO BE HELD BY EMBASSIES IN CHISINAU

CHARITABLE FAIR TO BE HELD BY EMBASSIES IN CHISINAU
06 december, 2019

The International Women's Club is organizing the 23rd Christmas Charitable Fair at the MoldExpo International Center on December 8.

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​PARLIAMENT BUREAU REFUSES TO INCLUDE DEFENSE MINISTER DISMISSAL QUESTION INTO PLENARY AGENDA

​PARLIAMENT BUREAU REFUSES TO INCLUDE DEFENSE MINISTER DISMISSAL QUESTION INTO PLENARY AGENDA
05 december, 2019

At its ordinary working meeting held on Wednesday afternoon, the Moldovan Parliament Permanent Bureau refused to include the question of discharging Minister of Defense Brig.-Gen. Victor Gaiciuc into the forum’s plenary agenda.

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FOREIGN MINISTER TO PRESENT MOLDOVA’S POSITION ON TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT AT OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL MEETING

FOREIGN MINISTER TO PRESENT MOLDOVA’S POSITION ON TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT AT OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL MEETING
05 december, 2019

Moldova’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration Aurel Ciocoi is taking part in the 26th Conference of the Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe that has begun in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia presiding the OSCE this year.

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WEEK OF RUSSIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE STARTS IN MOLDOVA

WEEK OF RUSSIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE STARTS IN MOLDOVA
05 december, 2019

The week of Russian Language and Culture is held in Moldova on December 5 through 10.

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MOLDOVA TO REQUEST US$90 MILLION FROM EBRD FOR BUYING NATURAL GAS IN CASE OF PROBLEMS WITH TRANSIT THROUGH UKRAINE

MOLDOVA TO REQUEST US$90 MILLION FROM EBRD FOR BUYING NATURAL GAS IN CASE OF PROBLEMS WITH TRANSIT THROUGH UKRAINE
05 december, 2019

The Moldovan Government approved a draft resolution on starting negotiations with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on requesting up to US$90 million financial assistance for buying natural gas, in case the transit of the Russian blue fuel through Ukraine is stopped.

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MoE INTENDS TO LIQUIDATE MONOPOLY IN RAILROAD SECTOR

MoE INTENDS TO LIQUIDATE MONOPOLY IN RAILROAD SECTOR
05 december, 2019

Minister of Economy and Infrastructure Anatol Usatii met with a group of World Bank experts, headed by WB Country Manager for Moldova Anna Akhalkatsi on Wednesday.

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​VLAD FILAT MAINTAINS THAT HE WAS RELEASED ABSOLUTELY LAWFULLY

​VLAD FILAT MAINTAINS THAT HE WAS RELEASED ABSOLUTELY LAWFULLY
05 december, 2019

Moldova’s former Prime Minister Vlad Filat is convinced that his yesterday’s conditional early release from prison was absolutely lawful.

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NO ACTIONS HAVE BEEN TAKEN SO FAR TO RETURN THE STOLEN MONEY – PRESIDENT

NO ACTIONS HAVE BEEN TAKEN SO FAR TO RETURN THE STOLEN MONEY – PRESIDENT
05 december, 2019

President Igor Dodon stated after the Supreme Security Council sitting on Wednesday that no action have been taken for returning the money, stolen from banks, to Moldova.

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PRESIDENT PROMISES TO PUT AN END TO UNAUTHORIZED TAPPING PRACTICE

PRESIDENT PROMISES TO PUT AN END TO UNAUTHORIZED TAPPING PRACTICE
05 december, 2019

Speaking at the said press briefing on Wednesday, Moldova President Igor Dodon promised to prohibit unauthorized tapping of citizens’ telephones.

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NEW ASPHALT PLANT OPENS IN MOLDOVA

NEW ASPHALT PLANT OPENS IN MOLDOVA
05 december, 2019

The company Dromas Cons, well known in the road building sphere in Moldova, has launched a new asphalt plant with a production capacity of 160 tons of high quality asphalt per hour.

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PRESIDENT DODON SAYS THAT COURT DECISION ON FILAT’S RELEASE WAS UNLAWFUL

PRESIDENT DODON SAYS THAT COURT DECISION ON FILAT’S RELEASE WAS UNLAWFUL
04 december, 2019

Moldova President Igor Dodon believes that the court’s decision on the early release of ex-prime minister Vlad Filat was passed contrary to the law, he stated to the press on Wednesday following the Supreme Security Council sitting, at which this question was discussed.

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PRESIDENT DODON MAINTAINS MOLDOVA WILL HAVE GAS AND ELECTRICITY THIS WINTER

PRESIDENT DODON MAINTAINS MOLDOVA WILL HAVE GAS AND ELECTRICITY THIS WINTER
04 december, 2019

President Igor Dodon said after the Wednesday’s Supreme Security Council sitting that Moldova will have sufficient natural gas and electricity for the forthcoming winter period.

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FILAT WAS RELEASED DUE TO VIDEO RECORD OF DODON GETTING MONEY FOR VOTING FOR NICOLAE TIMOFTI – RENATO USATII

FILAT WAS RELEASED DUE TO VIDEO RECORD OF DODON GETTING MONEY FOR VOTING FOR NICOLAE TIMOFTI – RENATO USATII
04 december, 2019

Partidul Nostru [Our Party] leader, Balti Mayor Renato Usatii maintains that Vlad Filat was released due to a video, in which Igor Dodon is receiving money for voting for Nicolae Timofti as president in 2012.

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MOLDOVAN PREMIER OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL

MOLDOVAN PREMIER OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL
04 december, 2019

Moldovan Prime Minister Ion Chicu hopes that the final Protocol of the 5+2 format meeting held in Bratislava in November will be eventually signed and this should help maintain the positive dynamic of the Transnistrian conflict settlement process, he stated in his meeting with Ambassador Claus Neukirch, the Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova, held on Tuesday.

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EX-PREMIER VLAD FILAT RELEASED FROM PRISON PREMATURELY

EX-PREMIER VLAD FILAT RELEASED FROM PRISON PREMATURELY
04 december, 2019

Moldova's former Prime Minister Vlad Filat, arrested in 20115 and jailed for 9 years, has been released from custody prematurely on Tuesday by decision of the Sectorul Ciocana Court of Chisinau, his lawyer Ion Vizdoaga announced to journalists.

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MOLDOVAN MINISTER AND CHINESE AMBASSADOR DISCUSS AGREEMENT ON FREE TRADE ZONE

MOLDOVAN MINISTER AND CHINESE AMBASSADOR DISCUSS AGREEMENT ON FREE TRADE ZONE
04 december, 2019

Minister of Economy and Infrastructure Anatol Usatii met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China Zhang Yinghong on Tuesday. The sides discussed the next stage of negotiations on signing a bilateral agreement on free trade.

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