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RADOR: News from Romania, 00-07-03
From: RADOR Press Agency <http://indis.ici.ro/romania/news/rador.html>
July 3, 2000
 Press Conference of the new Minister of Transports Anca BoagiuThe new transports minister of Romania Anca Boagiu said she would continue the policy of former minister of transports Traian Basescu by furthering modernization of rail road equipment in the conditions in which it is expected that the negociations of the Finance Ministry with the Cabinet of Japan on the ensurance of resources of financing are concluded successfully soon informs RADIO ROMANIA ACTUALITATI. Mrs. Boagiu said she would further ensure the management of the RICOÐ programme for Romania. The new minister of transports said that in the last few days she inspected the segment of ROMANIA ONE NATIONAL HIGHWAY linking Ploiesti to Campina and said that CONTRASIMEX is a dissapointment in as far as tempo and quality of wore are concerned. If no improvement is noted, Mrs. Boagiu added, she would have to terminate the contract with the company CONTRASIMEX. Another concern of the new minister of transports of Romania is ensuring rail road and highway transports.
 Debates of the Leading Board of the Democratic Party PDThe President of the Democratic Party Petre Roman said after the conclusion of the debates of the Leading Board of the Democratic Party which unfolded at the Senate on Sunday afternoon that the Democratic Party was a formation in full development which is struggling for the leading role in the interval 2000 2004. Mr. Roman said that unlike otheR left wing parties that are standing for a bearable poverty his political party was standing for Romania to be among the developed countries of Europe. Mr. Roman estimated that social democracy did not mean a come bacë to the old slogans and that the Democratic Party was for a policy of large investments and not for supporting companies with losses. The Democratic Party leadeR added that the biggest social inbalances appeared in the interval 1992 1996, while one of the causes of social polarity is taø dodging, informs RADIo ROMANIa ACTUALITATI. The efforts of the encumbent power are sterile in the sense of ensuring alliances for the future elections. The Democratic Party is hoping that political personalities will side with it in the future electoral race as well as in the policy for European integration, added Petre Roman.
 Council of the Representatives of UDMR Union of Democratic Magyars of RomaniaThe President of UDMR Marko Bela said for RADIO ROMANIA ACTUALITATI that the Union of Democratic Magyars of Romania would have its own lists at the future general elections this fall and that a decision for the nomination of the candidate to the Presidency of Romania would be made in September.
The legal status of Magyars living outside the borders of theiR native land would make the object of a draft law which will be submitted for debate and approval to the Hungarian government.
 Visit of the Justice Minister of Romania to MoscowMr. Valeriu Stoica arrived in Moscow last night for an official visit at the invitation of his Russian opposite number Yurii Chayka. Upon his arrival Mr. Stoica told the reporteR of RADIO ROMANIA ACTUALITATI that he would discuss with his host the ways and means of implementing the accord of legal cooperation of the two countries.
 Romanian Foreign Ministry denies the affirmation of a Taiwan newspaperAccording to a newspaper of Taiwan Romania would be one of three Eastern European countries that secretly negociate with Taiwan the establishment of diplomatic relations. Spokesperson of the Romanian foreign ministry Mrs. Ireni Comaroschi told RADIO ROMANIA ACTUALITATI that this information is absurd and totally false adding that Romania observes the existence of the People's Republic of China with the Cabinet in Beijing as the only legitimate administrator of the entire country. The differences between Beijing and Taipei are a domestic question of China. Spokesperson of the Romanian Foreign Ministry added that Romania did not wish to establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan and that the Romanian state institutions did not have any contacts with the authorities of Taipei.
 496 years since the death of Prince Stephen the GreatLast Sunday on the commemoration of 495 years since the death of Prince Stephen the Great a service tooë place at Putna Monastery which was conducted by Pimen, Bishop of Suceava and Radauti and a large number of priests. During the sermon Bishop Pimen voiced his hope that n the spirit of the traditions of this people the President of Romania would not accept the cancellation of article 20° of the Criminal Code on homosexual relations as voted by the ChambeR of Deputies, announces RADIO ROMANIA ACTUALITATI.
The President of Romania, Emil Constantinescu, attends the opening of the Foruí of the Young Romanians that studied outside the country, a Forum organized under the high patronage of the President of Romania. a reception is organized at the Cotroceni Palace tonight in honor of the participants.
Debates of the Committees of economic issues and foreign policy of the Romanian Senate.
Romanian Minister of Justice Valeriu Stoica who is now in Moscow has an official meeting with his Russian opposite numbeR Yurii Chayka after which Romanian Russian talks follow.
At the invitation of the Romanian national defense minister Sorin Frunzaverde a military delegation of the Republic of Moldova led by defense minister Boris Gamurari is making a visit to our country.
At the invitation of the German education officials, Romanian national defense minister Andrei Marga who is now in Berlin presents the conference REFORM Of EDUCATION IN ROMANIA WITH A VIEW To EUROPEAN INTEGRATION.
Romanian Head of Joint Chiefs of Staff Dr. Mircea Chelaru offers a reception party at STRAND BANEASA tonight.
Press Conference of the United Nations Development Programme on the occasion of the start of the programme Global Report of Human Development.
Press Conference of the Ambassador of France to Romania, Pierre Menat, occasioned by the taking over by France of the Presidency of the Council of European Union.
Press Conference of the Us Biú Webside with the United States Ambassador to Romania as key note speaker.
Concert of ZÚ TOÐ at Sala Palatului of Bucharest today.