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AUF ORGANIZES SEMINARS ON ALTERNATIVE METHODS OF LEARNING IN CHISINAU

AUF ORGANIZES SEMINARS ON ALTERNATIVE METHODS OF LEARNING IN CHISINAU
10 octomber, 2019

The Francophone University Agency [AUF, Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie] organizes seminars on alternative methods of learning for students and teachers on October 10-11 in Chisinau. The seminars are taking place in cooperation with the Instructional Design company, the telephony communication operator Orange and Moldova Technical University.

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GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS TRANSPORTERS’ DECISION TO CANCEL 600 ROUTES ON WEDNESDAY DUE TO PROTEST

GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS TRANSPORTERS’ DECISION TO CANCEL 600 ROUTES ON WEDNESDAY DUE TO PROTEST
09 octomber, 2019

The Government condemned the decision of passenger transporting companies to cancel 600 routes through the country in connection with their protest against the Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure’s refusal to raise tariffs on passenger transportation.

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PRESIDENT DODON PROPOSES TO OPEN RUSSIAN UNIVERSITY BRANCH IN MOLDOVA

PRESIDENT DODON PROPOSES TO OPEN RUSSIAN UNIVERSITY BRANCH IN MOLDOVA
08 octomber, 2019

President Igor Dodon met on Tuesday with the Head of the Russian Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation (RosSotrudnichestvo) Eleonora Mitrofanova, who is visiting Moldova on the occasion on 10th anniversary of the agency’s office in Chisinau.

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PASSENGER TRANSPORTERS TO RALLY FOR DEMANDING TARIFF RAISING

PASSENGER TRANSPORTERS TO RALLY FOR DEMANDING TARIFF RAISING
08 octomber, 2019

Representatives of transport companies will organize a new protest on Wednesday due to the authorities’ reluctance to raise tariff on passenger transportation.

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CHISINAU MAYORAL ELECTION MAY REQUIRE ONLY ONE ROUND – OPINION POLL

CHISINAU MAYORAL ELECTION MAY REQUIRE ONLY ONE ROUND – OPINION POLL
07 octomber, 2019

The Chisinau mayoral election may well be completed already in the first round on October 20, as per the opinion poll carried out by the CBS-AXA Center for Sociological Researches and Marketing by order of the non-governmental organization WatchDog.md.

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FRANCE IS READY TO HELP IMPROVING DETENTION CONDITIONS IN MOLDOVA – LAETICIA CONSTANTINI

FRANCE IS READY TO HELP IMPROVING DETENTION CONDITIONS IN MOLDOVA – LAETICIA CONSTANTINI
04 octomber, 2019

France is ready to contribute to improvement of prison conditions in Moldova, as well as to share experience on reintegrating former convicts into society, said Head of the French State Prison Service Laetitia Constantini at the Friday’s press conference on the results of her visit to the Republic of Moldova.

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​SUPREME COURT CHAIRMAN TO STAY IN CUSTODY 72 HOURS

​SUPREME COURT CHAIRMAN TO STAY IN CUSTODY 72 HOURS
03 octomber, 2019

Ion Druta, Chairman of the Moldovan Supreme Court of Justice, was detained by the National Anti-Corruption Center (NACC) on Wednesday and will now stay in custody 72 hours on suspicion of illicit enrichment.

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PRESIDENT DODON AWARDS TROLLEYBUS DRIVER FOR STOICISM AND PROFESSIONALISM

PRESIDENT DODON AWARDS TROLLEYBUS DRIVER FOR STOICISM AND PROFESSIONALISM
03 octomber, 2019

On Wednesday, Moldova President Igor Dodon decreed to decorate Chisinau trolleybus driver Vasile Secrieru with Meritul Civic medal for the self-restraint, courage and high professionalism the man demonstrated during last Monday’s awful traffic accident. The head of state met with Vasile and conversed with him today.

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CIVIL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION CONFIRMS TOUGH VIOLATION AT PLANE TAKE-OFF ON MONDAY

CIVIL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION CONFIRMS TOUGH VIOLATION AT PLANE TAKE-OFF ON MONDAY
03 octomber, 2019

The Civil Aviation Administration (CAA) of Moldova confirmed that a tough violation was committed at take-off of a plane in the afternoon of September 30.

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DPM PROPOSES TO ORGANIZE A SANATORIUM FOR THE ELDERLY IN PRESIDENTIAL RESIDENCE

DPM PROPOSES TO ORGANIZE A SANATORIUM FOR THE ELDERLY IN PRESIDENTIAL RESIDENCE
02 octomber, 2019

The Democratic Party continues proposing populist initiatives, even after it lost at elections and went into the opposition. One of such initiatives was presented by ex-Minister of the Interior, MP Alexandru Jizdan of the DP on Tuesday, calling on the Government to transform the presidential residence in Condrita into a sanatorium for the elderly, while the Holercani guesthouse for public servants - into boarding house for veterans of the Dniester conflict.

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USA EMBASSY CONCERNED BY GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF JUDGES' DECISION TO REMOVE SCM

USA EMBASSY CONCERNED BY GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF JUDGES
02 octomber, 2019

The US Embassy to Moldova issued a press release in which it expresses concerns by the decision taken at the recent Extraordinary General Assembly of Judges to remove members from the Superior Council of Magistrates.

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FEMALE PORSCHE DRIVER, RESPONSIBLE FOR YESTERDAY'S STREET SLAUGHTER, IS WELL KNOWN TO TRAFFIC POLICE FOR HER ENDLESS DRIVING HOOLIGANISM

FEMALE PORSCHE DRIVER, RESPONSIBLE FOR YESTERDAY
02 octomber, 2019

The 33-year-old lady owner of a Porsche Cayenne Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV), who provoked an awful accident in Chisinau with tens of injured people, appears to be a chronic problem-maker for the traffic police, who have drawn up 43 protocols of various-gravity violations committed by the reckless lady lately.

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PROPORTION OF OLDER PERSONS HAS REACHED 20.8% OF MOLDOVAN POPULATION

PROPORTION OF OLDER PERSONS HAS REACHED 20.8% OF MOLDOVAN POPULATION
01 octomber, 2019

As of the beginning of 2019, Moldova was home to 558.4 thousand persons aged 60 and older, which constituted 20.8% of the republic’s population, according to the data published by the National Statistics Bureau on the occasion of the International Day of Older Persons marked annually on October 1.

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GENERAL JUDGES MEETING WAS HELD IN VIOLATION OF PROCEDURE – PREMIER

GENERAL JUDGES MEETING WAS HELD IN VIOLATION OF PROCEDURE – PREMIER
30 september, 2019

Prime Minister Maia Sandu wrote on Facebook that the General Meeting of Moldovan Judges was held with flagrant violation of procedure: in lack of quorum established by the law and without taking into account the legal basis for recalling mandate from members of the Superior Council of Magistracy (SCM).

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PREMIER SANDU AWARDS OTACI TECHNICAL INSPECTOR FOR PROMPT RESPONSE TO EMERGENCY SITUATION

PREMIER SANDU AWARDS OTACI TECHNICAL INSPECTOR FOR PROMPT RESPONSE TO EMERGENCY SITUATION
30 september, 2019

Inspector of the Technical Supervision Agency Igor Bordian was awarded on Friday with a Governmental Certificate of Honor. He was the one who identified the critical defect of the apartment building in Otaci, a part of which collapsed on June 19.

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TV CHANNELS WITH NATIONWIDE COVERAGE TO BE MONITORED NON-STOP DURING ELECTION CAMPAIGN

TV CHANNELS WITH NATIONWIDE COVERAGE TO BE MONITORED NON-STOP DURING ELECTION CAMPAIGN
27 september, 2019

The Audiovisual Coordinating Council (ACC) will be conducting round-the-clock monitoring of several TV channels and radio stations with nationwide coverage in the lead-up to local elections.

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SOLUTION FOR THE BILLION BURDEN SHOULDERED ON CITIZENS MUST BE FOUND WITHIN TWO MONTHS – PREMIER

SOLUTION FOR THE BILLION BURDEN SHOULDERED ON CITIZENS MUST BE FOUND WITHIN TWO MONTHS – PREMIER
26 september, 2019

Prime Minister Maia Sandu hopes that within 1-2 months a solution will be found which will allow resolving the problem on returning the stolen billion to the budget. So far, this task was shouldered on citizens as per the decision of previous authorities.

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MEDIA COMPANIES CAN GET ACCESS TO INFORMATION FROM PUBLIC REGISTERS FOR FREE

MEDIA COMPANIES CAN GET ACCESS TO INFORMATION FROM PUBLIC REGISTERS FOR FREE
26 september, 2019

The Government approved a bill that gives Moldovan media outlets the right to get information from state registers for free.

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CREDIT ISSUED TO ZINAIDA GRECEANII’S HUSBAND WAS A PART OF THE STOLEN BILLION – ILAN SHOR

CREDIT ISSUED TO ZINAIDA GRECEANII’S HUSBAND WAS A PART OF THE STOLEN BILLION – ILAN SHOR
26 september, 2019

“The stolen billion includes the credit of 40 million lei, issued in 2008 to the company Alsvit Vin owned by Alexei Greceanii – husband of the incumbent Speaker of the Moldovan Parliament”, MP Ilan Shor, declared internationally wanted and sentenced in Moldova for financial machinations, wrote on his Facebook page on Wednesday.

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DEMOCRATS CALL CONSTITUTIONAL COURT TO SUSPEND AMENDMENTS TO PROSECUTION LAW

DEMOCRATS CALL CONSTITUTIONAL COURT TO SUSPEND AMENDMENTS TO PROSECUTION LAW
24 september, 2019

On Monday, the once ruling but now opposition Democratic Party lodged an inquiry with the Constitutional Court demanding to suspend the force of the amendments to the Law on the Prosecution Service, approved by the Parliament recently, stipulating cardinal changes in the procedure of electing the country’s Prosecutor General.

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