March 17 set for Russian presidential election
Russia's path to President Vladimir Putin's potential fourth term became clearer on Thursday as the Federation Council, the upper house of parliament, set the date for the 2024 presidential election. The vote will be held on March 17, 2024.
MPs to debate key bills on budget, tax reforms, and healthcare
Moldovan MPs are set to convene for a crucial plenary session on Thursday, starting at 11:00 a.m., with a packed agenda addressing pressing issues like state budget, tax reforms, healthcare, and more.
Moldova gears up for EU with action plan meeting
Moldovan President Maia Sandu has called a meeting of the National Commission for European Integration (NCEI) for Thursday morning. The meeting will focus on finalising the Action Plan for implementing the nine recommendations set by the European Commission, a crucial step in advancing Moldova's EU accession bid.
Israeli forces advance in Gaza, pursuing Hamas leader
The Israeli military continues its offensive in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, attacking from all directions after capturing the major city of Khan Yunis, where they are actively pursuing Hamas leader, Yahya Sinouar, on Palestinian territory, reports AFP.
Four more Moldovans were evacuated from the Gaza Strip, with the support of the Romanian authorities. Details of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from Chisinau
Four more Moldovans were evacuated from the Gaza Strip with a military aircraft, announces the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania. According to the authorities from Romania, together with the Moldovan citizens, 30 Romanians and their family members were evacuated. Contacted by Moldova 1 TV, the press officer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration, Filip Cojocaru, denied the information and said that there are no Moldovans among the evacuated persons.
Maia Sandu, meeting with the head of the Council of Europe Office in Chisinau: "The authorities are making an effort to fight corruption"
The progress and challenges in justice reform were discussed today by the head of state, Maia Sandu, with the head of the Council of Europe Office in Chisinau, Falk Lange, reads a press release from the Presidency.
Zelensky promises Ukrainians victory against Russia
Volodymyr Zelensky told his fellow citizens on Wednesday that Ukraine will defeat Russia and achieve a fair peace, “despite all the vicissitudes”, as the future of vital military and financial aid from the US is in doubt, Agerpres reports.