Ukraine: Border Blockades Threaten Arms Supply
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy plans to send Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and other cabinet members to negotiate with Polish farmers blocking border crossings, according to dpa, quoted by Agerpres.
Moldova Invests in Education with "Model Schools"
The "Mihail Sadoveanu" Theoretical Lyceum in Ocnița will be completely renovated to become a 'model school'.
Israel Rejects Unilateral Palestinian State Recognition
The Israeli parliament overwhelmingly passed a resolution proposed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against any "unilateral recognition of a Palestinian state."
Ukraine War Causes $80B in Farm Losses, Impacts Food Supply
The Ukrainian agricultural sector has suffered over $80 billion in losses due to the Russian invasion, according to a report by KSE analysts, quoted by Ukrainska Pravda.
Moldova Transport Protest: Services Suspended Over Laws
Transport operators in Moldova are planning protests in response to new changes to the country's Road Code.
Moldova Introduces Caregiver Leave, Labor Reforms
Moldovan lawmakers have approved new legislation introducing a social leave policy for employees caring for family members with health problems. This leave will be unpaid and last for five working days within a calendar year.
Moldova Energy Market Joins EU with OPCOM Deal
Moldova has chosen a subsidiary of the Romanian energy exchange, OPCOM, to operate its energy market.
Moldova Eurovision Selection Draws Massive Audience
Tens of thousands of viewers watched the final of Moldova's Eurovision national preselection on the national public television channel.
Madrid Tractor Protest: Spanish Farmers Fight Imports
Hundreds of tractors rolled into central Madrid on Wednesday as Spanish farmers continued their protests, denouncing what they see as unfair competition from countries outside the European Union.
EU Approves 13th Sanctions Package on Russia
The European Union approved its 13th package of sanctions against Russia on Wednesday. The Belgian presidency of the EU announced the news on social media, according to Reuters.
Moldova: New Natural Gas Price Approved
Moldova's energy regulator (ANRE) has approved a new natural gas tariff for consumers. Effective February 21st, households will pay 13.39 lei per cubic metre, excluding VAT.
Moldova Approves Urgent Aid for Ukraine
Moldova approves a new humanitarian aid package for Ukraine, according to a decision by the Cabinet of Ministers.