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Layoffs start at Hidroelectrica company, Ireland and Romania to cooperate in combating crime, Higher absorbtion rate of EU funds
Around 500 people were made redundant at hydropower company Hidroelectrica, and all managers were sacked
Ireland and Romania have signed an agreement to co-operate closely in combating serious crime.
Romania reached an absorption rate of 11.47 percent on structural and cohesion funds at the end of 2012.
Balkan Insight has not verified the facts in the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy
In two high-profile war crimes trials currently ongoing in Pristina, a series of witnesses have retracted previous statements alleging abuse at Kosovo Liberation Army detention centres.