Romanian News Daily

Romanian Daily News – In Brief – Friday 18/03/2022


. Agerpres

ForMin Aurescu: There is no reason for Romanian citizens not to feel safe

Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu said on Thursday that there is no reason for the Romanian citizens not to feel safe amid the developments in Ukraine.

. Ziarul Financiar

Banca Transilvania Sees Romania’s Economy Growing 3.5% In 2022

Banca Transilvania, Romania’s largest lender by assets, has revised the country’s economic growth forecast to 3.5% in 2022, from a previous projection of 5.1%, and the gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to reach EUR265 billion from EUR240 billion in 2021, in line with updated macroeconomic forecasts.

. Stiri pe Surse

Nearly 500K refugees from Ukraine entered Romania, around 80K remained

Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu stated on Thursday that until this time nearly 500,000 refugees from Ukraine entered Romania, and nearly 80,000 of them remained on the territory of Romania.

. Evenimentul Zilei

Klaus Iohannis, after talks with Estonian President: Urgently needed substantial consolidation of the Eastern Flank

President Klaus Iohannis held a press conference after meeting with his Estonian counterpart. The Ukrainian war and security challenges were on the agenda.

. Digi 24

Congestion of ships in the harbor of Constanța port. The ships that were to arrive in Odessa are being redirected

Port of Constanța is now experiencing congestion as it struggles to handle vessels previously destined for the Ukraine’s Odessa port.