26 October 2021

Gheorghe Russu

Vice-director, The Center for Combating Economic Crimes and Corruption

Parties-Phantoms, Parties - State Institutions, Parties - State Enterprises


20 parties have registered in the current election campaign. Many people say it is a too big number for such a small country as Moldova. At the same time, much more parties could take part in the election campaign.

Last week illustrated

Activists launch Moldova’s first ‘Space Camp’ © Susan Coughtrie

"Moldova Azi" information portal is changing its format and editorial content

Centrul pentru Jur... 8 August 2011, 15:19 4

We inform that starting with September 2011 the Moldova Azi information portal shall change its format and editorial content.

Moldovan students queue up to apply for scholarships in Romania

Info-Prim Neo 4 August 2011, 13:44 76

About 3,000 lyceum graduates thronged yesterday, August 2, at the former Romanian Consulate on Vlaicu Parcalab Street in Chisinau to obtain a scholarship in Romania.

Liberal democrats, communists say Chisinau mayor already has enough powers

INFOTAG 28 July 2011, 14:50

The Liberal Democratic Party and the Communist Party do not wish to equip Chisinau Mayor with extra plenary powers.

Moldova is not going to change entry rules for CIS citizens

INFOTAG 28 July 2011, 11:48

The rules of entering Moldova shall remain unchanged for citizens from CIS member countries, Honorable Chairman of the Democratic Party and leader of the DP parliamentary faction Dumitru Diacov has stated.

Identification papers will no more be legalized through power of attorney

Info-Prim Neo 26 July 2011, 17:46

The Moldovans will no more be able to legalize identity cards and passports through powers of attorney.

Parliamentary commission to examine gas tariff policy

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 12:01

The Parliament’s Standing Bureau decided to set up a special commission that will examine the policy used to calculate the natural gas tariffs. The commission will be created under the permanent parliamentary commission on economy, budget and finance.

ROSPOTREBNADZOR rejected fewer consignments of Moldovan wines in 2011

INFOTAG 28 July 2011, 11:12

In the past 7 months of 2011, the Russian Federal Service on Customers' Rights Protection and Human Well-Being Surveillance [RosPotrebNadzor] rejected only 14 consignments of Moldovan wines, which are 140 consignments less as compared with in the equivalent period of 2010.

Gas consumer price in Moldova is 3.5 times cheaper than in Sweden

INFOTAG 27 July 2011, 15:40

Among 32 countries of Europe, Moldova has got the 26th ranking by the level of natural gas tariff for the population.

Carabineer troops to maintain public order at local level

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 14:35

Carabineer troops will be detached to districts to maintain public order, Minister of the Interior Alexei Roibu announced in the quarterly meeting of the Ministry he heads.

€8 000 asked for legalizing unauthorized constructions

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 10:52 1

The director of a Chisinau firm was caught red-handed by officers of the Center for Combating Corruption and Economic Crime.

Advertising of alcoholic beverages banned

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 10:43

The advertising of alcoholic drinks, including beer, on the radio and TV, and outdoor publicity will be banned. Related amendments to the law on advertising were approved by the Government in the July 27 meeting.

Biometric passports get cheaper

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 17:29

The biometric passports will be by almost 10% cheaper from August 1, Minister of Information and Communication Technology Pavel Filip announced in a news conference.

Council of Europe to reform its institutions in Chisinau

Info-Prim Neo 28 July 2011, 14:32

An Office of the Council of Europe will be set up in Moldova. It will replace the current Information Office of the Council of Europe and the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

EU provides support to Tiraspol under the same conditions as to all Moldova, Dirk Schuebel

Info-Prim Neo 27 July 2011, 17:52

The EU provides support to the Transnistrian region under the same conditions as to the entire Moldova, the Head of the EU Delegation to Moldova Dirk Schuebel said. The European ambassador refuted thus the assertions that Transnistria obtains support under much easier conditions.