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Prosecutor General Alexandr Stoianoglo instructed two groups of prosecutors to carry out complex inspections at the Anticorruption Prosecutor’s Office and the Prosecutor’s Office for Organized Crime and Special Cases. Viorel Morari was suspended from the post of chief of the Anticorruption Prosecutor’s Office.According to the Prosecutor General’s Office, the pro
Premier Ion Chicu was of the opinion that the early release of former PM Vlad Filat from prison could have been proceeded with deviations. However, this matter has to be cracked by the court, he added. Citește mai departe...
Moldovan PM to attend summit of GUAM heads of government
A young man, Igor Bodean, from the Vasieni village, central Ialoveni district, through a social network addressed Prime Minister Ion Chicu with a request to organize an excursion to the government. The young man is fond of volunteering, is the leader of an initiative group and has managed to create a team of supporters, who back him in useful social activities, such as taking care of elderly people, sanitation of settlements or even working out of projects meant to attract money for the thermal insulation or repair of roofs of public buildings. The Prime Minister accepted the request and invited the young volunteers to the government. At the visit, the team of 17 children benefited from an excursion, which included the cabinet’s session hall, government’s museum and several working halls. After the excursion, the young people had a discussion with the prime minister and exchanged opinions on how Moldova’s future should be and how each person can contribute for this future to come as soon as possible. The Prime Minister informed the young people about the priority place of the education in the government’s Action Plan. Ion Chicu assured the volunteers that the cabinet planned concrete actions meant to improve the conditions of carrying out of the education process. The Prime Minister also told the young people about government’s intention to set up a national volunteering centre as public institution, which will have the task to enhance the productivity and extend the volunteering activities. In the end of the visit, the volunteers made pictures with the prime minister and promised to as actively as possible get involved in the solving of social problems in their settlements.
The Istanbul Convention is to be approved by the Cabinet later this week, Prime Minister Ion Chicu announced after the ordinary meeting with President Igor Dodon and Parliament Speaker Zinaida Grechanyi, IPN reports.“The Government will approve this Convention and will submit it to Parliament for ratification,” stated the Premier.According to him, an adviser to the Prime
Prime Minister, Ion Chicu, has gone, on Friday, 06 December, for an inspection visit to Chisinau Arena. Inspecting the objective, the chief of Executive has highly appreciated the rapid evolution and high quality of the construction works of the complex, to be put into operation at the end of April 2020. "This objective is of enormous value for the development of sport, but also of many cultural activities in Moldova. It is an example of quality in organising and carrying out works. In less than a year, the companies involved have managed, on an empty field, to develop a sports complex that is 98 per cent completed," said Ion Chicu. Currently, there are being made preparations for testing the infrastructure and equipment that ensures the functionality of sports complex. It has been also discussed the theme of construction of a bypass road, which is to be executed by the end of April 2020. “With the opening of this complex, athletes will have the opportunity to train at home and maintain their training at a high level. It is very important that the sports town has all the infrastructure and meets all the training needs of the athletes, including the Olympians”, added Prime Minister. Chisinau Arena is built on an area of 10 hectares. The sports complex will have a multipurpose arena, small competition room, tennis club, Olympic pool, Aqua Park, an open summer pool – which in winter will turn into a skating rink, but also a modern parking lot. The construction works are carried out by a company from Turkey, based on the public – private partnership. The multifunctional complex will have a capacity of 5,000 seats.
Prime Minister, Ion Chicu, has visited today the Engineering vocational school with dual – type education system after the German model, located in district Straseni and created within the Balti Free Economic Area (ZEL). The Prime Minister has evaluated the study conditions, classrooms equipped with labs and modernised industrial facilities. For 72 pupils which study there, the institution offers a dwelling, scholarship, salary, but also a job to them. "Here is the future. It is the best organisation that ensures a perfect synchronisation in the process of studies, academics and production. Without a solid base of professional training of engineers you can not expect serious investments in this sector. With the help of such centres, we solve the problem of the lack of highly specialised staff. Here, although there are few pupils, their degree of admission to employment is 100 per cent”, stated Prime Minister. In the context, Ion Chicu has mentioned that the development of the high value – added products industry offers the possibility of rebirth of Moldova, which is why the Government intends to expand industrial platforms throughout Moldova. "Such industrial platforms represent a proven solution for rebirth of localities and even regions. This example should be replicated in all districts. We have already had a good start. Our children, after they become engineers, will have the opportunity to work here, which is why we want to develop industrial platforms all over the country," said PM, adding that on it, it will be held discussions with large investors from Moldova, interested in developing such centres. Ion Chicu has also discussed with pupils. They have stated that they are satisfied with the conditions offered by institution. The engineering vocational school within Balti ZEL has the possibility to train about 500 pupils and has concluded contracts for employment of pupils with 17 economic agents in Moldova. Finally, in the Book of the institution, Ion Chicu has left the following message "Here, it is reborn Moldova".
OSCE Member States welcome the steps taken this year to resolve the Transnistrian conflict and encourage the parties to continue confidence-building measures in the 5 + 2 negotiation format. Citește mai departe...
Being at the Balti Free Economic Zone (ZEL), Prime Minister, Ion Chicu, has visited the production plants of 02 resident companies: Dräxlmaier, with German investments, and Gebauer & Griller – with Austrian capital. Both companies are manufacturers of industrial wiring. Dräxlmaier is the largest investor in ZEL Balti and specialises in producing car harnesses for automotive industry. The Premier has discussed with the management of companies on the development of investor business, but also the challenges they face. The head of the Executive has been interested to know how the Government can support the development of industrial sector, so that Moldova becomes a lab for creating high value – added products. "The Government is prepared to create favourable conditions for attracting investors. We know what needs to be done for it, but we want to reset our agenda of measures according to needs of economic agents. We see the first experience and it serves as a basis for attracting other investors into region," said Ion Chicu. Prime Minister has also emphasised that the development of industrial projects in Moldova would cause Moldovans not to go abroad, or even to return home. "I think the industrial platforms and engineers in Moldova are ready to contribute to the development of new products and technologies. The Cabinet is thinking on it and we are very interested to know how we can support such initiatives. We are sure that thousands of Moldovans will return home when they know that there are jobs near their dwellings”. Dräxlmaier has created over 6,000 jobs nationwide so far, and Gebauer & Griller has over 100 employees at present.
Prime Minister, Ion Chicu, has visited on Saturday village Drepcauti, Briceni district. The visit was scheduled as a result of multiple calls coming from this locality. The inhabitants of Drepcauti have addressed 02 issues: the first is the conflict between the newly elected mayor, Angela Rurac, and the former mayor of Drepcauti, Ghenadie Ioxa, which prevents the entry of the new elected leadership, in the exercise of function. Another problem addressed by a large number of locals is the access to the property lands which, in their words, is hindered by a businessman from Chisinau. In the case of the first problem, after listening to both parties, the prime minister ordered the involvement of control authorities in examining the situation. "This situation looks very ugly. Once the people have chosen the new leadership, it must activate. The law must be at the head of the table. We shall analise the activity of the former leadership of the mayor's office, and the guilty persons will be punished," said Ion Chicu. In the case of the problem of access to land, PM has organised a hearing of the locals, within the mayor's office. It was formed a line of about 100 persons for audience at Prime Minister. “I came here to find out the essence of the issue. I understand that the problem is deeper and derives from the involvement of local public authorities (APL) and law enforcement agencies operating in the territory. We shall definitely do an investigation on it,” said Ion Chicu.
During a working visit to the north of Moldova, Prime Minister, Ion Chicu, has gone to inspect the Criva customs station, on border with Ukraine. There have also been present, acting head of Customs Service (SV), Sergiu Burduja, as well as head of Border Police (PF), Corneliu Groza. The officials have informed the Prime Minister that during the weekends and, in particular, on the eve of winter holidays, there is an increased flow of passengers at the customs station. In order to speed up the traffic, during these periods, the number of employees is increased and there are used all passing lanes, regardless of their destination. Prime Minister has asked the employees to ensure fully the functionality of crossing point, without putting pressure on returning citizens, tourists, but also economic agents exporting goods. Ion Chicu was also interested in duration of the economic agents from ZEL Balti passing the customs post, both on import and export. The Premier was informed that to facilitate the activity of businesses, they, as well as other economic agents, are provided with a green corridor when crossing the border. PM has also talked to the persons which were crossing the state border (FS) at that time and they told him that they did not encounter any difficulties, and the process proceeded quickly and easily.
I express my sympathy for the loss of life of ten people, as a result of the 4 December fire in Odessa. I convey my deepest condolences to the families and those close to them. In these difficult times, I am thinking of all those affected by the terrible tragedy. The pain of the death of a loved one cannot be alleviated with anything.
The National Bank has set an exchange rate of 19.33 lei for one euro.The US dollar officially sells at 17.42 lei.The Romanian leu – 4.04 Moldovan lei.The Ukrainian hryvnia trades at 73 bani, while the Russian ruble - 27 bani. Citește mai departe...
Moldova Judo Championship held in Chisinau
A new party of the left appeared on the political arena of the Republic of Moldova. This is the Common Action Civic Congress Party whose constitution congress was held on December 8. The new party was founded by former Communist MPs Mark Tkachuk and Iurie Muntean. By its political program, the party aims to rapidly and radically change the whole system of public relations where the moder
Moldovan PM conveys message of condolence to Ukrainian counterpart
Moldovan PM attends TVR Moldova Awards Gala
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Upcoming week expected to be nice weather condition in daytime, frost at night in Moldova
Premier receives in audience villagers from northern locality of Moldova