Press Review 09 Jan 14

Romania Press Review – January 9, 2013

President asks for rexamination of land law, Former minister prosecuted for abuse of office, BNR cuts monetary policy rate

Marian Chiriac
Bucharest

JURNALUL NATIONAL
President Traian Băsescu has requested the Parliament to re-examine the law regarding the sale of agricultural lands

EVENIMENTUL ZILEI
The former Agriculture Minister Stelian Fuia is being criminally prosecuted by the National Anti-Corruption Directorate, DNA, for abuse of office.

ZIARUL FINANCIAR
The central bank, BNR, has decided to cut its monetary policy rate to 3.75 per cent from 4.0 per cent starting from January 9.

Balkan Insight has not verified the facts in the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy

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