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  1. ForMin Melescanu, EU Affairs Minister Birchall, EU ambassadors...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Melescanu and Minister delegate for European Affairs Ana Birchall attended on Monday a working lunch with the ambassadors of EU member states accredited to Bucharest, discussing among others the European Union's security, NATO, the recent report on Romania's progress under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism, as well as relations with Russia and the Republic of Moldova. The meeting was hosted by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Bucharest, on behalf of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU.

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  2. Moldovan Artist Gives Tangible Form to "Theft of the Century"Read the original story

    Yesterday | Transitions Online

    According to its creator, the piles of fake bills totaling the billion dollars that went missing from local banks is meant to show the scale of the fraud. An art exhibition in Chisinau aims to give visitors a sense of the biggest theft in the history of Moldova, by presenting them with piles of fake pieces of paper, each piece representing a $100 bill, Stirile ProTV Chisinau reports.

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  3. Representatives of Confeuropa Imprese and of Confindustria Romania,...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Nine O'Clock

    Shortly after the traditional event "Fabricat in Moldova" was held in Chisinau, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania decided to organize a business forum in Romania, where investors operating on both sides of the Prut River participated. The event was held in Ploiesti on February 16, and the host was the Prahova Chamber of Commerce and Industry, given that the Moldovan Chamber is its main partner.

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  4. Moldova art exhibit illustrates $1bn banking fraudRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Newsday

    An artist in Moldova has created a mock-up of $1bn in banknotes to highlight the amount lost in the country's biggest banking scandal. The 10 huge piles of fake $100 bills are on display at a library in the capital, Chisinau, each weighing a hefty 500kg , the Pro TV news website reports .

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  5. Brancusi Day to be celebrated in Romania and abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Nine O'Clock

    ... a frequent guest to lecture on the influence of the great Romanian artist on arts. * ICR Mihai Eminescu of Chisinau, Moldova will open on 19 February at 16:00hrs an exhibition titled "Constantin Brancusi - The Magic Bird," and stage a pantomime, ...

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  6. How Moldova escaped the effects of a giant banking crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Economist

    A leaked report revealed that in 2014 up to $1bn, equivalent to more than one-eighth of the country's GDP, had been stolen from three banks MOLDOVA is a country of ignominious records. It is by far Europe's poorest place.

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  7. New Main Street Store In Danbury Lets Buyers Think Globally, Shop LocallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    ... Collaborative also sells jewelry, clothing and home accessories made in Thailand, Pakistan, Peru and the Republic of Moldova, an Eastern European country and former Soviet Republic. According to Cann, the people who make these items do so to make a ...

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  8. Moldovan president meets Rouhani, ZarifRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Tehran Times

    Moldovan President Igor Dodon who visited Tehran on Sunday held separate talks with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. Rouhani said Moldova and Iran can use capacities to expand ties.

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  9. Genome data on the extinct Bison schoetensacki establish it as a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | BioMed Central

    ... but also in Roter Berg and Quedlinburg (Fig. ). It has also been found in England (Cromer Forest Bed), in Moldova (Tiraspol), in Russia (Sinaja Balka), and in North Sea deposits. In France, Bison schoetensacki is recorded in several lower Middle ...

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  10. Romania loans Rep. Moldova EUR 50 million instalment a month earlier than initial dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania will loan the Republic of Moldova, a month earlier, the second instalment worth EUR 50 million of the loan ratified in 2016, worth EUR 150 million. The first instalment EUR 60 million was granted on 24 August 2016, informs the Ministry of Public Finance .

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  11. Moldova balks at idea of closer NATO tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | EurActiv.com

    ... opening of a NATO office in Chisinau was "a provocation" set up by the previous government. Pro-Russian President of Moldova Igor Dodon yesterday (7 February) warned NATO that the closer ties it seeks with his strategically placed country could ...

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  12. PSD's Dragnea about protests: The manner of organization, the...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Nine O'Clock

    ... around us, around this country, definitely gains something. There's a quite complicated situation in the Republic of Moldova, the new president has claims, he speaks about the Great Moldova, there are also other movements inside the country, there's ...

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  13. The Instigator of the 'Theft of the Century' from the budget in Moldova Vlad Plahotniuc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Indybay.org

    The Instigator of the 'Theft of the Century' from the budget in Moldova Vlad Plahotniuc remains at liberty. Late in 2014, a 'theft of the century' happened in Moldova, and fraudsters stole $1 billion from the banking system of this country.

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  14. Ministry of Economy chairs trade delegation to UAE-Moldovan Business Forum in ChisinauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Al Bawaba

    ... be headed by H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy, who will meet with the Prime Minister of Moldova and other high-ranking officials of the Moldovan Government to discuss the future of bilateral economic and trade relations ...

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  15. Thought for the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    A FEW months ago I returned from a mission visit to our partner church in the small village of Tolica, in the Republic of Moldova. This country is officially the poorest in Europe and at times you cannot believe that you are in the same continent.

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  16. Moldovan President Unfurls Proposed Flag Without Romanian SymbolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Weekday Magazine

    Moldova's pro-Russia President Igor Dodon has proposed a new flag for his country that would eliminate similarities the current banner has with the flag and coat of arms of neighboring Romania. Dodon said on February 2, Moldova's statehood day, that he wants lawmakers and civil society to discuss the idea and come up with legislative proposals "in the weeks or months ahead."

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  17. IDC launches VoIP services over GPON networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The telco said that standalone copper telephony is disappearing, as fibre optics 'greatly simplify' the connection of homes and offices by allowing potential subscribers to receive their broadband, TV and voice telephony signal over one platform. The network is currently available in eight Transnistrian towns, namely Tiraspol , Bendery , Ribnita , Grigoriopol , Dnestrovsk , Dubossary , Kamenka and Slobodzeya .

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  18. Danijel Subotic returns to QabalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan`s football club Qabala have confirmed the signing of Swiss forward Danijel Subotic from Moldovan Sheriff Tiraspol on a six-month contract.

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  19. Romanians in historic communities, winners of ICR Excellence Awards GalaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Nine O'Clock

    ... of the Committee for Romanians Abroad in the Chamber of Deputies, Mircea Druc, Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova from May 1990 - May 1991, Michael Tita, Patriarchal Counsellor, Coordinator of church relations, inter-religious and external ...

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  20. In 2016, Moldova increased agricultural production volumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Agricultural Market

    In 2016, Moldova increased the general production of agricultural goods in all categories of households by 18.6% compared with 2015, declared the National Bureau of Statistics of the Republic of Moldova on January 27. According to the announcement, last year the agricultural production mainly increased its volumes at the expense of the growing trends in crop production by 26%, and livestock products - up 3.1%. In particular, in 2016 the general harvest of grains and pulses totaled 2.978 mln tonnes , sunflower seed - 673 thsd tonnes , rapeseed - 43 thsd tonnes , soybeans - 39 thsd tonnes , and sugar beet - 590 thsd tonnes .

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