President Maia Sandu is to participate in the summit of the European Political Community in Granada, Spain
The President of the Republic of Moldova Maia Sandu is making a state visit on October 2-4 to the Portuguese Republic to promote our country's accession to the European Union and to deepen bilateral relations. During the visit, the President will also have a meeting with our citizens settled in Portugal, informs the Presidency.
Moldova's external debt rises by nearly 7%
Moldova's external debt rose by 6.8% in the first half of 2023, reaching $10.2 billion, according to preliminary data from the National Bank of Moldova (BNM). The debt-to-GDP ratio increased to 67.2%, up 1.1 percentage points from the end of 2022.
Maia Sandu signed the decree appointing Petru Rotaru to the position of Minister of Finance
On Thursday, September 28, President Maia Sandu signed the decree appointing Petru Rotaru to the position of Minister of Finance. Rotaru is to take his oath, today, at 15:00, in the presence of the President of the Republic of Moldova, Maia Sandu.
Portugal will continue to support the Republic of Moldova in the European integration process
Portugal will continue to support the Republic of Moldova in the European integration process. The subject was discussed by deputies Angela Munteanu-Pojoga and Iulia Dascălu with Portuguese deputies.
Roberta Metsola hopes that the EU will open accession negotiations with Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova by this year-end
The President of the European Parliament, Roberta Metsola, hopes that the EU will open accession negotiations with Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova by the end of the year, asking that the hopes of these candidate countries not be disappointed, reports Agerpres.
Igor Grosu will go to Dublin to participate in the European Conference of Parliament Speakers
The Parliament Speaker of the Republic of Moldova, Igor Grosu, will participate in the European Conference of Parliament Speakers from the member states of the Council of Europe. The meeting will take place on September 28-29, in Dublin.
Maia Sandu will visit Portugal
Head of State Maia Sandu will pay a visit to Portugal. In this context, the president invited our fellow citizens settled there to a discussion scheduled for October 2. The meeting, says Maia Sandu, will take place in Porto Salvo.
Iulian Muntean resigns from CSM after corruption scandal
Iulian Muntean, a member of the Supreme Council of Magistrates (CSM), has resigned after being implicated in a corruption scandal. He submitted his resignation to the Parliament’s Secretariat on September 26, according to the Parliament’s Directorate for Communication and Public Relations.
Maia Sandu dismisses Alexandr Stoianoglo as Prosecutor General
Moldovan President Maia Sandu signed a decree on September 26 to dismiss Alexandr Stoianoglo as Prosecutor General. The decree was issued based on a decision by the Superior Council of Prosecutors (CSP) on May 23, 2022.