DefMin Dincu deems Romanian authorities prepared for larger wave of refugees from Ukraine
Minister of National Defense Vasile Dincu declared on Tuesday that the Romanian authorities are prepared for a larger wave of refugees from Ukraine, and considering that this a poor population, it will remain on the Romanian territory, because many will not afford to travel to other countries.
. Evenimentul Zilei
It is happening right now in Romania! Massive withdrawals of money from ATMs
Frightened by the situation in Ukraine, more and more Romanians chose to withdraw large sums of money from ATMs. Many have chosen this solution probably to have cash on hand at all times
. Digi 24
Klaus Iohannis spoke on the phone with Emmanuel Macron and thanked him for sending French troops to Romania
President Klaus Iohannis announced that he spoke on Tuesday evening with his French counterpart, whom he thanked for the deployment of French troops in Romania.
Since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, 113,100 Ukrainian citizens have entered Romania and 68,100 have left – on Monday, 23,862 Ukrainians have arrived
More than 100,000 Ukrainians have entered Romania since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, more than half of them being in transit to other Western European states, according to Border Police.
Romania activates the financing mechanism of EU funds for migration and civil protection
Following Wednesday’s meeting of the task force on managing the situation regarding Ukraine, Prime Minister Nicolae Ciuca said that steps have been initiated by the Ministry of Interior (MIA) and SSG, on activating EU funding mechanisms for migration and civil protection. He announced that, so far, 118,461 Ukrainian refugees have entered Romania.
. Romania Libera
Ukrainian citizens can work legally in Romania for nine months
Ukrainian citizens wishing to work in Romania do not need an employment permit for a maximum period of 9 months in a calendar year, the Ministry of Labour announced.
. Ziarul Financiar
End of an era: Zara store at ground floor of Unirea Shopping Center closes after 13 years in the heart of Bucharest
The decrease in foot traffic and the decline of the area as a result of the closure of several stores are the reasons behind the decision. Thus, the consequences of the pandemic that has crushed the business environment from the inside are beginning to be seen.
The number of beneficiaries of social assistance is increasing
The number of beneficiaries of social assistance (guaranteed minimum income) reached 159,335 in January 2022, 212 more than the previous month, according to data centralized by the National Agency for Payments and Social Inspection (ANPIS).
The Senate passed the Communications Code, a controversial piece of legislation
The Senate adopted the final form of the Communications Code on Wednesday as a decision-making chamber. The normative act is to go to President Klaus Iohannis for promulgation.
ANOFM: Almost 24,000 jobs are vacant nationwide
A number of 23,806 jobs are available nationwide in the records of the National Agency for Employment (ANOFM), according to data provided by economic agencies on job vacancies, as per a statement issued on Wednesday by the institution.