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Romanian Daily News – In Brief – Thursday 31/03/2022


. Agerpres

Romania can become main bridge between UAE and Eastern Europe, minister of Economy says

Romania can become the main bridge in commercial relations between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the region of Eastern Europe, the Minister of Economy, Florin Spataru, said during the 8th edition of World Government Summit, as well as during the closing festivities of “Expo 2020 Dubai”, where he is participating during the period of March 28-31, 2022.

. Stiri pe Surse

Ukraine in talks to ship farm exports via Romanian Black Sea port Constanta: ministry

Ukraine is in talks with Romania on shipping its farming exports via the Romanian Black Sea port of Constanta, as Russia’s invasion has blocked off Ukrainian ports, Ukraine’s agriculture ministry said in a statement on Wednesday according to Reuters

. Ziarul Financiar

Romgaz Takes Out EUR325M Loan From Raiffeisen Bank To Fund Part Of Acquisition Of Exxon’s Stake In Black Sea Gas Project

Romanian natural gas producer and supplier Romgaz (SNG.RO) said on Wednesday that it signed a bank loan agreement with Raiffeisen Bank in the amount of EUR325 million which covers a part of the price for the acquisition of the stake held by US’ Exxon in the Neptun Deep gas exploration and drilling project in the Black Sea.

. Evenimentul Zilei

The announcement awaited by the whole of Romania! The fate of the Black Sea gas has been decided. It will be felt in everyone’s bills

Extraction of natural gas from the Black Sea will begin in the second quarter of this year. This is the announcement that the whole of Romania was waiting for. The process will start later than expected due to legislative obstacles to the project.

. Capital

I can no longer have a driver’s license! The announcement of the moment for drivers in Romania. 

Drivers who do not pay their road fines risk being left without a driver’s license if a recent legislative proposal in the Senate becomes law. According to the initiators, this measure will force drivers to pay their debts, thus increasing the collection of fines from the budgets of local authorities.

. Hotnews

90% of family doctors oppose the distribution of iodine pills

89% of family doctors oppose the distribution of potassium iodide through their offices, according to a survey conducted by the National Federation of Family Physicians’ Associations.

. Digi 24

Avant-garde polls: PSD-35%, PNL-16%, AUR-15%. Ciolacu, the party leader with the most confidence, Cîțu with the least

According to the latest opinion poll conducted by Avangarde, at the behest of PSD, the Social Democrats reached 35% voting intention, followed by the Liberals, who have 16% and AUR with 15%.

. Economica

3-month ROBOR reaches its highest value in 8 years and 9 months

The 3-month ROBOR index, based on which the cost of consumer loans in lei with variable interest rate is calculated, rose to 4.60% from 4.59% and reached its highest level since July 8, 2013.

. Gandul

IRES poll: 96% of Romanians say we should help Ukrainian refugees

According to the survey, 79% of those surveyed said they personally watched events in Ukraine and 21% said they did not.

. Romania Libera

New measures decided by the Government about the food crisis

In the context of a possible food crisis that will affect our country, the government held consultations with representatives of employers and unions in the food industry on food security.