26 February 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.

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Deadline for fielding candidates for presidency is December 3

The deadline for putting forward candidates for the post of President of Moldova expires on December 3, Info-Prim Neo reports, quoting a communiqué from the special commission for organizing the second round of presidential elections.
Info-Prim Neo, 30 November 2009, 13:37

The commission informs that the candidates can be fielded on November 28, 29, 30 and on December 1 and 2, from 8.00 until 17.00; on December 3, from 8.00 until 24.00, to the address: Chisinau municipality, 162 Stephan the Great Blvd., office 1005.

The commission reminds that the candidates must be older than 40, have lived in Moldova for at least 10 years on a permanent basis and know the official language.

Under the legislation, the candidate for the post of head of state must be supported by at lest 15 MPs.

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