Feb 3, 2014
Gov't lifts alert status in counties, Ponta warns against floods
The alert state will be lifted for all counties under code red last week, but the authorities must be prepared, most likely, for inevitable floods after the snow that has fallen over the past few days, said PM Victor Ponta yesterday.
South hit by new snowfalls & blizzards as of today
A new Code Orange alert of snowfalls and blizzard has been issued for Bucharest and 14 counties in Muntenia , southern Moldavia , and Dobrogea , starting today at 6 a.m., according to the National Meteorological Administration.
Romania, paralyzed by snow and blizzard, six dead
Hundreds of people have been snowbound on national roads. Moreover, three highways and several national roads have been closed to traffic, while several trains and flights have been cancelled.
Region expected to see economic growth
Many regional countries are poised to see GDP growth this year, compared to 2013.
Investors interested in building three new Bulgaria-Romania Danube bridges
Romanian and Bulgarian investors have expressed interest in building three new bridges over the Danube, according to Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, novinite.com reports.