16 December, 2017
At the end of last week, there was a shocking news about an arrest of a criminal gang who were supposed to perform the paid assassination of Vladimir Plahotniuc, the Evil oligarch, who captured the Moldovan state, as he is known - in different media channels - that mostly belong to the political class and became the perception of the majority in the Republic of Moldova. The hate is so great...

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The delegation of the governing coalition led by Vlad Plahotniuc started the working visit to USA

05/12/2017 14:24
The governing coalition delegation from Republic of Moldova is on a working visit to United States from 5 December 2017. The head of the delegation is DPM President, Vlad Plahotniuc.

PDM Chairman Vlad Plahotniuc met with the President of the Venice Commission, Gianni Buquicchio

04/12/2017 20:02
During the current visit to Strasbourg, the Moldovan political delegation led by Vlad Plahotniuc held a meeting with Gianni Buquicchio, President of the Venice Commission. The discussions were focused on Moldova’s cooperation with the Venice Commission, as PDM Chairman Vlad Plahotniuc appreciated...

Plahotniuc, working visit to Strasbourg. He met with the Secretary General of the Council of Europe

04/12/2017 16:25
Vlad Plahotniuc, the president of the DPM, met with Thorbjørn Jagland, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe. The president of DPM, Vlad Plahotniuc, currently on a working visit to Strasbourg met with Thorbjørn Jagland, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

Chifu: Attempted murder of Plahotniuc. Mafia shot, political revenge or terrorist state attack?

10/04/2017 17:52
At the end of last week, there was a shocking news about an arrest of a criminal gang who were supposed to perform the paid assassination of Vladimir Plahotniuc, the Evil oligarch, who captured the Moldovan state, as he is known - in different media channels - that mostly belong to the political...

Breaking NEWS//PA and CNA are conducting searches at the Government. It's targeted a senior official

31/03/2017 16:48
Searches in the building of the Government! Prosecutors and CNA raided the headquarters of the Government, where performs searches in several offices. Our sources stated that it would be a case of corruption aimed at the Ministry of Economy and a senior official. (Update): Discussions between...

Russia will apply its veto if "joint border control" will get in the "5+2" format

31/03/2017 16:37
Joint control at the border point Pervomaisc-Cuciurgan will not be included in the 5+2 format. As soon as the subject appears on the agenda of talks in the 5+2 format, Russia will use the veto and suspend any negotiations on this subject. This happens whenever on the negotiating table appears a...

Export growth in the European market discussed by Filip and the EU Trade Commissioner

31/03/2017 15:37
Prime Minister Pavel Filip and European Trade Commissioner, Cecilia Malmström, had today, March 31, 2017, a meeting on the sidelines of the third meeting of the EU-Moldova Association.

The PPDA of Nastase has applied to join the EPP

31/03/2017 15:27
The Dignity and Truth Platform applied for membership to the European People's Party (EPP) announced Andrei Nastase on his Facebook page.

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The delegation of the governing coalition led by Vlad Plahotniuc started the working visit to USA

05/12/2017 14:24
The governing coalition delegation from Republic of Moldova is on a working visit to United States from 5 December 2017. The head of the delegation is DPM President, Vlad Plahotniuc.

PDM Chairman Vlad Plahotniuc met with the President of the Venice Commission, Gianni Buquicchio

04/12/2017 20:02
During the current visit to Strasbourg, the Moldovan political delegation led by Vlad Plahotniuc held a meeting with Gianni Buquicchio, President of the Venice Commission. The discussions were focused on Moldova’s cooperation with the Venice Commission, as PDM Chairman Vlad Plahotniuc appreciated...

Plahotniuc, working visit to Strasbourg. He met with the Secretary General of the Council of Europe

04/12/2017 16:25
Vlad Plahotniuc, the president of the DPM, met with Thorbjørn Jagland, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe. The president of DPM, Vlad Plahotniuc, currently on a working visit to Strasbourg met with Thorbjørn Jagland, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

Russia will apply its veto if "joint border control" will get in the "5+2" format

31/03/2017 16:37
Joint control at the border point Pervomaisc-Cuciurgan will not be included in the 5+2 format. As soon as the subject appears on the agenda of talks in the 5+2 format, Russia will use the veto and suspend any negotiations on this subject. This happens whenever on the negotiating table appears a...

The PPDA of Nastase has applied to join the EPP

31/03/2017 15:27
The Dignity and Truth Platform applied for membership to the European People's Party (EPP) announced Andrei Nastase on his Facebook page.

Candu drops a hint to Dodon: Why not think of reducing the immunity of the President

30/03/2017 16:54
"President of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon is campaigning by signing the decree that refers to initiate a referendum, and it is bad that he is campaigning on state money", this is the opinion of the speacker Andrian Candu. The Speaker hinted that Igor Dodon could remain without certain...

The MPs say "Farewell" to the parliamentary immunity

30/03/2017 15:34
The MPs could lose their immunity. Draft amendments to art. 70 of the Constitution was approved in first reading by a majority of deputies present in the hall. The subject was discussed more than an hour, most of the questions were put by members of PSRM and PCRM factions who advocate against...

Photo Gallery // Dodon and Krasnoseliski have a friendship walk on the bank of Dniester

30/03/2017 14:00
Igor Dodon and Vadim Krasnoseliski met at the State Residence from Holercani to discuss several issues related to the Transnistrian problem. After a formal discussion with the participation of all members of the two delegations, Dodon and Krasnoseliski retreated for a "tete-a-tete" discussion.

PLDM let Angel Agache go

30/03/2017 13:18
The MP Angel Agache was excluded today from the parliamentary faction of the Liberal Democratic Party. The decision was taken at the faction meeting.

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Breaking NEWS//PA and CNA are conducting searches at the Government. It's targeted a senior official

31/03/2017 16:48
Searches in the building of the Government! Prosecutors and CNA raided the headquarters of the Government, where performs searches in several offices. Our sources stated that it would be a case of corruption aimed at the Ministry of Economy and a senior official. (Update): Discussions between...

PHOTO // Transnistrian militia installed military tents at the border of security zone

27/03/2017 12:11
On Friday, at the crossroads that lead to Tiraspol, Tirnauca village, near the restaurant "Foisor" and filling station "Kovceg" were installed several tents of Transnistrian militia. At least that appears in some images sent to the editorial office Deschide.MD.

Bolboceanu got sick when he saw the evidence prosecutors. The former MP was hospitalized

21/03/2017 14:49
The former MP, Iurie Bolboceanu, indicted for treason through espionage in favor of Russia, spent the night at the hospital. He began to accuse heartache, yesterday during the hearings, when prosecutors put on the table all transcripts of talks they hold. The same pain he accused during...

Grama officially accused of bribery

16/03/2017 13:00
The prosecutors issued today the order for bringing under accusation the Minister of Agriculture for passive corruption. Also today, the prosecutors will transmit the endeavor of suspension from office of the minister to the Government.

The Minister Eduard Grama, detained for 72 hours

15/03/2017 14:14
The Minister of Agriculture and Food Industry, Eduard Grama, was detained by CNA officers, not long ago, in a corruption case. He was escorted to the CNA for hearings and at 15:30, the anticorruption prosecutor will hold a briefing for the press.

(EXCLUSIVE) PCCOCS raided the company which is illegally retransmitting the French TV station Canal+

15/03/2017 14:08
The Prosecution for Organized Crime Combat and Special Causes prosecutors (POCCSC) jointly with INI investigation officers raided the company provider of hosting services "Level 7" LLC. Searches are made also in the homes by those administering the company. The operation is carried out based on...

CNA Report: Ministry of Internal Affairs - the most corrupt institution in Moldova

15/03/2017 10:37
In 2016, in the institutions under the Ministry of Internal Affairs were recorded the most acts of corruption - 119. According to data from the National Anti-Corruption Council (CNA), the police are followed by banking financial institutions (110) and local authorities (102) . According to...

Searches at the Ministry of Agriculture, as well as in the office of the Minister

15/03/2017 09:36
(UPDATE 13.35): The searches at the Minister of Agriculture's, Eduard Grama, residence were completed. According to the sources of Deschide.MD, dignitary will be escorted to the CNA to be questioned.

At the exchange, only with the ID // What surprise prepares the Government

16/02/2017 16:05
Moldovan citizens will have to go to exchange offices with IDs. A rule to this effect is contained in the draft law on preventing and combating money laundering and terrorist financing, developed by the Government.

Conclusions of an OSCE official: In Moldova are respected the rights of minorities

16/02/2017 15:22
Moldova is a peaceful society and no black clouds are seen there on the horizon, said Henrik Villadsen, Director of the Office of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities. A debate on the role of ethnic minorities in Moldova was held within the conference “Integration of society:...

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Export growth in the European market discussed by Filip and the EU Trade Commissioner

31/03/2017 15:37
Prime Minister Pavel Filip and European Trade Commissioner, Cecilia Malmström, had today, March 31, 2017, a meeting on the sidelines of the third meeting of the EU-Moldova Association.

Sources: Several wineries have not passed the Rospotrebnadzor "test"

17/02/2017 14:49
Some of the wineries do not meet the requirements of Rospotrebnadzor, said its experts on a meeting, a detailed report on the results of controls carried out will be published next week.

The Economist: Moldova got rid of the effects of the banking, in part thaks to the Government

17/02/2017 14:24
Following the theft economists had feared the worst, especially since two of Moldova’s biggest trading partners, Ukraine and Russia, were mired in financial crises of their own. Yet since then the country has coped remarkably well. GDP shrank by a mere 0.5% in 2015 (whereas Russia’s fell by 4%...

The Benefits of the Agreement Moldova - EU were influenced by internal and external factors

10/02/2017 12:24
Gerry Rice, the Director of the Department of Communications (COM), of the International Monetary Fund claims that despite the declarations made by President Igor Dodon in Brussels, the IMF continues at a normal rate the implementation of the Memorandum that the IMF has with Moldova.

Transnistria has no more money for salaries. Krasnoselskii goes to Moscow to beg

26/01/2017 11:20
Transnistrian authorities The alleged are encountering difficulties in paying the salaries due to insufficient budgetary funds. This was announced by the so-called minister of finance in the region, Irina Molokanova.

Dollar Drops as Trump’s ‘America First’ Speech Unnerves Traders

23/01/2017 11:25
The dollar extended losses from Friday when Donald Trump’s inauguration speech offered scant details on his fiscal policies while emphasizing an “America first” approach to foreign policy, spurring concerns of rising trade protectionism.

Dodon mortgages Moldova: We will pay 6 billion dollars, Tiraspol's debt for gas

18/01/2017 17:38
President Igor Dodon recognized the Transnistria’s debt for natural gas as country’s total debt worth 6.5 billion to the Gazprom.

European Commission proposes 100 million euro in MFA to Moldova

13/01/2017 16:50
The European Commission has today granted a request by the Republic of Moldova by proposing a Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme of up to EUR 100 million. The proposed assistance would help the country meet its short-term financing needs, informs the press release of the European Commission.

The World Bank has revised an economic growth of 2.8% for Moldova in 2017

12/01/2017 18:24
World Bank forecasts an economic growth of 2.8% for Moldova in 2017, according to the Global Economic Prospects report.

Bill to amend Law on Limited Liability Companies

12/01/2017 16:12
The Ministry of Economy drafted a bill to amend and supplement the Law on Limited Liability Companies. The proposed amendments regulate the obtaining of an inherited capital share in a limited liability company, if the capacity of associate of the new shareholder is rejected by the associates of...

international

Kremlin Tells Media to Cut Back on Fawning Trump Coverage, Sources Say

16/02/2017 18:31
The Kremlin ordered state media to cut way back on their fawning coverage of President Donald Trump, reflecting a growing concern among senior Russian officials that the new U.S. administration will be less friendly than first thought, three people familiar with the matter said.

Pakistani court issues nationwide ban on Valentine's Day

13/02/2017 18:07
The Islamabad High Court in Pakistan's capital issued an order Monday that banned the celebration of Valentine's Day across the country 'with immediate effect.'

The European Parliament endorses Georgia on visa liberalization

02/02/2017 14:10
Starting in spring, Georgian citizens will be able to travel visa-free to most countries of the European Union

Protests across Romania. There are 100,000 people at the Government and 75,000 in the country

02/02/2017 12:15
It is the largest protest in the past 25 years in Romania. People took to the streets to protest against the amendment of criminal laws

Trump Strategist Stephen Bannon Says Media Should ‘Keep Its Mouth Shut’

27/01/2017 13:06
Just days after President Trump spoke of a “running war’’ with the media, his chief White House strategist, Stephen K. Bannon, ratcheted up the attacks, arguing that news organizations had been “humiliated” by the election outcome and repeatedly describing the media as “the opposition party” of...

Mexican president cancels US visit over Trump's order to build border wall

27/01/2017 10:53
Mexico’s president, Enrique Peña Nieto, has cancelled a scheduled visit to Washington next week to meet with Donald Trump, after the US president signed an executive order to move forward on construction of a border wall and repeated his claim that Mexico would be forced to pay for it.

Russia // This Saturday Putin will discuss with Trump on the phone

27/01/2017 10:36
Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are expected to talk by telephone this Saturday, the Kremlin said, their first conversation since Trump took office.

Russia qualifies as a "show" the escort of the aircraft carrier in the British waters

26/01/2017 15:36
Russia on Thursday said the British government was staging a show by escorting a Russian aircraft carrier through the English Channel designed to distract attention away from the shortcomings of the British navy.

Trump names his Inauguration Day a ‘National Day of Patriotic Devotion’

24/01/2017 10:42
President Trump has officially declared the day of his inauguration a national day of patriotism.

Samsung blames batteries for Galaxy Note 7 fires

23/01/2017 17:10
Samsung is blaming poorly designed and manufactured batteries for the overheating problems that caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 phones to catch fire, CNN reports.

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Chifu: Attempted murder of Plahotniuc. Mafia shot, political revenge or terrorist state attack?

10.04.2017

At the end of last week, there was a shocking news about an arrest of a criminal gang who were supposed to perform the paid assassination of Vladimir Plahotniuc, the Evil oligarch, who captured the Moldovan state, as he is known - in different media channels - that mostly belong to the political...

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Iulian CHIFU // Moldova's chance after Rome anchoring to federal Europe

28.03.2017

At 60 years since signing the Treaty of establishing the European Communities, the meeting in Rome marked, both, an anniversary moment and a deeply pragmatic one. Eventually, the European Commission and the Heads of State and Government needed to send a message of unity before the formal...

Iulian CHIFU // Espionage as political occupation and the SIS caveat

24.03.2017

Espionage, one of the oldest occupations in the world, is the prerogative of professionals. What do you do when it combines with treason, with financial interests and even political projects to support the interests of a foreign state by a politician or public official who has access to sensitive...

Iulian CHIFU // Dodon's abdication: supporting the corrupted and his involvement in justice

21.03.2017

Dodon's arrival at the Presidency happened after a campaign and an election manifestation preceded by political outputs to the streets to challenge the situation in Moldova, the corruption and the theft of the billion. Dodon played the vigilante role, who comes and knights all those who steal the...

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