Romania smashes drug smuggling gang

Bucharest  - The Romanian authorities aided by colleagues from the US and several EU states have broken up a 17-person drug and cigarette smuggling gang, the Romanian border police said Monday.

Ex-minister charged with corruption in Romania

Bucharest  - Romanian prosecutors Monday filed corruption charges against former Agriculture Minister Traian Decebal Remes.

Romania in new rate hike to battle inflation

Bucharest  - Romania's central bank Tuesday raised its key lending rate to 9.75 per cent from 9.5 per cent, seeking to fight inflation with the fifth consecutive hike since October.

Romania changes vehicle tax under EU pressure

Romania changes vehicle tax under EU pressureBucharest  - Romania'

Romanian cabinet minister faces corruption probe

Labour Minister Paul PacuraruBucharest - Romanian anti-graft prosecutors Friday asked

Striking Romanian steelworkers ordered back to jobs

Bucharest  -  Romanian steelworkers striking for more pay from ArcelorMittal returned to work Wednesday after a court ordered them to suspend their two-day-old walkout, news reports said.