Romanian News Daily

Romanian Daily News – Tuesday 19/07/2022


. Agerpres

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to visit Romania Tuesday

The President of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, will pay an official visit to Romania on Tuesday, at the invitation of President Klaus Iohannis.

Romanian gov’t debt rises to 49.2% of GDP in April 2022

Romanian government’s debt increased to 602.871 billion lei in April 2022 from 593.972 billion lei in March 2022, according to data with the Ministry of Finance (MF).

. Stiri pe Surse

ForMin Aurescu, Greek counterpart Dendias discuss regional developments, Romanian wildfire assistance to Greece

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bogdan Aurescu met on Monday in Brussels with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias, on the sidelines of the Foreign Affairs Council meeting; the two top diplomats discussed the contribution of the Romanian firemen to containing the recent wildfires in Greece, with the Greek side extending thanks, the Foreign Ministry said in a release.

. Ziarul Financiar

ANRE: Romania’s Power Consumption Down 5.2% In Jan-April

Romania’s power consumption was 5.2% lower in the first four months of 2022, as households used 3.2% less electricity and industrial consumers 6.4%, a report of Romania’s energy market regulator ANRE shows.

. Radio Romania

World Bank forecast “confirms positive trend of Romanian economy”

Prime Minister Nicolae Ciuca says that the World Bank’s economic growth forecast at an annual average of 5.2% for the period 2022 – 2030 confirms the “positive trend” of the Romanian economy and its long-term development potential.