Weekly Fiscal and Political Report, Jan. 10th-17th, 2020

Internal Affairs Censure motion, snap elections and double-ballot system adoption Censure motion, snap elections and the adoption of the double-ballot system for the election of mayors have been the main topics on the public agenda for the past couple of days, with politicians from all prominent parties announcing their positioning [...]

Weekly Fiscal and Political Report, December 13th – 20th, 2019

Internal affairs As with most allies of necessity, PNL and USR are currently at odds over local elections. USR has begun requesting that the Government must either assume responsibility or pass an emergency government ordinance on the subject of two-turn local elections. This is a strong contention point for PSD [...]


Special Report on the Attributions of the Vice Prime Minister

November 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Context On November 13th, a decision issued by Prime Minister Ludovic Orban concerning the attributions of the Vice Prime Minister was published in the Official Gazette, part I, no. 915. Pursuant to this decision, the Vice-Prime-Minister, Raluca Turcan, will be responsible for coordinating the activities of several Ministries and for mediating the relations [...]

Special Report Explaining The Results Of The Presidential Elections In Romania

November 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Context On November 10th, the Romanian citizens voted in the first round of the Presidential elections. No fewer than 14 candidates had been on the lists, which was one of the decisive factors in determining the results. Although many analysts expected the incumbent President and PNL candidate, Klaus Iohannis, to [...]

Special report on the newly designated prime-minister

October 15th, 2019|0 Comments

President Klaus Iohannis hosted a press conference on October 15th, after having discussed with all parties which are members of the Parliament. Iohannis proposed PNL leader Ludovic Orban for the position of Prime-Minister. Ludovic Orban already stated that PNL will have discussions with all political parties to gain their support [...]