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USA READY TO FURTHER HELP MOLDOVA STRUGGLE AGAINST CORRUPTION - AMBASSADOR DERECK HOGAN

USA READY TO FURTHER HELP MOLDOVA STRUGGLE AGAINST CORRUPTION - AMBASSADOR DERECK HOGAN
17 january, 2020

The United States stands ready to further back Moldova's efforts to combat corruption, the U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Moldova, Dereck Hogan, wrote in its article published in the Ziarul de Garda newspaper of Chisinau on Thursday.

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OPENING OF NEW AIRPORTS IN MOLDOVA IS RATHER IN MOSCOW’S INTERESTS – EXPERT

OPENING OF NEW AIRPORTS IN MOLDOVA IS RATHER IN MOSCOW’S INTERESTS – EXPERT
16 january, 2020

The opening of new airports in Moldova seems to be in the interests of Moscow rather than of Chisinau, believes Ion Tabirta of the “Viitorul” [“Future”] Institute of Development and Social Initiatives (IDIS Viitorul).

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COURT RETURNS TO MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT THE REQUEST ON TERMINATING AGREEMENT ON CHISINAU AIRPORT CONCESSION

COURT RETURNS TO MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT THE REQUEST ON TERMINATING AGREEMENT ON CHISINAU AIRPORT CONCESSION
16 january, 2020

The court returned to the Moldovan Government the request on concession of the Chisinau International Airport, signed by the Government with the Avia-Invest company in 2013. The court motivates this decision by some inaccuracies in the request, submitted by the Public Property Agency (PPA) on behalf of the Government.

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PLAHOTNIUC CAN RETURN ONLY TO MOLDOVA OR ROMANIA – RENATO USATII

PLAHOTNIUC CAN RETURN ONLY TO MOLDOVA OR ROMANIA – RENATO USATII
15 january, 2020

“Oligarch Vlad Plahotniuc has only two countries he can return to – Moldova and Romania, because he has legal passports as citizen of these countries”, stated Partidul Nostru [Our Party] leader, Balti Mayor Renato Usatii in Facebook on Tuesday.

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VIOREL MORARI WOULD NOT CONFESS HIS GUILT AND IS REFUSING TO COLLABORATE WITH INVESTIGATION - PGO

VIOREL MORARI WOULD NOT CONFESS HIS GUILT AND IS REFUSING TO COLLABORATE WITH INVESTIGATION - PGO
13 january, 2020

Detained ex-prosecutor Viorel Morari, dismissed as Head of the Anti-Corruption Prosecution Service, is refusing to confess his guilt or to collaborate with the investigation, and he even threatened to the prosecutor conducting his case, reported the Prosecutor General's Office.

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MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT APPROVES RATIFICATION OF ISTANBUL CONVENTION

MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT APPROVES RATIFICATION OF ISTANBUL CONVENTION
30 december, 2019

At the Friday’s sitting, the Moldovan Cabinet of Ministers approved the ratification of the Council of Europe international agreement on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence [the Istanbul Convention].

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BY-ELECTION IN HINCESTI RAION SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 15

BY-ELECTION IN HINCESTI RAION SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 15
27 december, 2019

A parliamentary by-election in single-member constituency #38 (Hincesti) will be held on March 15, 2020, the Moldovan Central Election Commission decided on Friday.

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​PUN SAYS NO TO LIBERALS

​PUN SAYS NO TO LIBERALS
24 december, 2019

The National Unity Party (PUN), headed by Octavian Ticu, renowned here as “an independent ACUM parliamentarian”, has rejected the Liberal Party’s proposal to form one large pro-Romania movement that would combat for Moldova’s unification with Romania.

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NATHANIEL ROTHSCHILD RENOUNCES CHISINAU AIRPORT CONCESSION

NATHANIEL ROTHSCHILD RENOUNCES CHISINAU AIRPORT CONCESSION
23 december, 2019

The company NR Investments Limited that belongs to businessman Nathaniel Rothschild renounces the participation in the Komaksavia Airport Invest Ltd, thus it has no interest in the Avia Invest [Chisinau Airport concessioner company] anymore, says the press release, published by the company on Sunday.

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PRESIDENT CALLS ON CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES NOT TO COME TO CHISINAU PRIMARIA WITH BRIBES

PRESIDENT CALLS ON CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES NOT TO COME TO CHISINAU PRIMARIA WITH BRIBES
23 december, 2019

President warned economic agents from Chisinau to stop coming to the Primaria [city government] with bribes for getting permits for building.

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​PARLIAMENT ADOPTS MEDICAL AND SOCIAL INSURANCE BUDGETS

​PARLIAMENT ADOPTS MEDICAL AND SOCIAL INSURANCE BUDGETS
20 december, 2019

The parliament adopted in a final reading the laws on the funds of mandatory medical insurance and the state social insurance funds for 2020. The laws were adopted by overwhelming majority of votes from MPs of all parties, who were present at the sitting.

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CIVIL ACTIVISTS DEMAND ISTANBUL CONVENTION ADOPTION

CIVIL ACTIVISTS DEMAND ISTANBUL CONVENTION ADOPTION
18 december, 2019

Civil activists conducted a rally in front of the Government on Wednesday, demanding that Moldova to ratify the Istanbul Convention [Council of Europe international agreement on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence].

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​PAS DEPUTY ASKS PGO TO CLARIFY THE SITUATION ON TURKISH TEACHERS CASE

​PAS DEPUTY ASKS PGO TO CLARIFY THE SITUATION ON TURKISH TEACHERS CASE
17 december, 2019

MP Sergiu Litvinenco made a request to the Prosecutor General's Office on Monday with a demand to report on which stage is the investigation of the criminal case on deportation of Turkish teachers in September 2018.

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PREMIER CHICU SAYS TRANSPORTERS AND CENTRAL AUTHORITIES MUST ACHIEVE COMPROMISE

PREMIER CHICU SAYS TRANSPORTERS AND CENTRAL AUTHORITIES MUST ACHIEVE COMPROMISE
13 december, 2019

The Moldovan central authorities and the transport workers, who went on strike this week demanding to raise tariffs for passenger transportation, ought to reach a compromise, Prime Minister Ion Chicu stated to journalists following this morning’s operative meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

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NOW PLAHOTNIUC IS WANTED INTERNATIONALLY ALSO ON HIS SECOND PASSPORT ISSUED IN THE NAME OF VLADISLAV NOVAK

NOW PLAHOTNIUC IS WANTED INTERNATIONALLY ALSO ON HIS SECOND PASSPORT ISSUED IN THE NAME OF VLADISLAV NOVAK
12 december, 2019

Fugitive Moldovan tycoon Vlad Plahotniuc has been declared as internationally wanted also on his second passport issued in the name of a Vladislav Novak, the National Anti-Corruption Center (NACC) reported on Wednesday.

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​SCM PERMITS SEARCHES AT JUDGE OLEG STERNIOALA

​SCM PERMITS SEARCHES AT JUDGE OLEG STERNIOALA
10 december, 2019

The Superior Council of Magistracy gave the permit on arresting and conducting searches in office and housing of Superior Court of Justice judge Oleg Sternioala.

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PREMIER CHICU SAYS THAT AMENDMENTS ON ENLARGING SCM WILL BE ADOPTED AFTER PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS

PREMIER CHICU SAYS THAT AMENDMENTS ON ENLARGING SCM WILL BE ADOPTED AFTER PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS
09 december, 2019

The legislative amendments on enlarging the personal composition of the Superior Council of Magistracy to 15 persons from the current 12 will be approved in two weeks upon the completion of public consultations, Prime Minister Ion Chicu stated to the press on Monday after a weekly working meeting held with Moldova President Igor Dodon and Parliament Chairperson Zinaida Greceanii.

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MOLDOVAN PARLIAMENT APPROVES NEW SCHEDULE OF PENSION RECALCULATION FOR WORKING PENSIONERS

MOLDOVAN PARLIAMENT APPROVES NEW SCHEDULE OF PENSION RECALCULATION FOR WORKING PENSIONERS
09 december, 2019

On Friday, the Moldovan Parliament adopted legislative amendments thus approving a new schedule of a phased recalculation of old-age pensions for those citizens who continued to work officially after reaching the retirement age as well as those who are still working.

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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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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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