about us | newsletter | contact | archive | members area
Marius Vacaroiu, Policolor
Tax changes have made us elaborate more budget impact assessments this year»
  News:      POLITICS   |   ECONOMICS   |   ENERGY   |   INVESTMENTS   |   APPOINTMENTS   |   GREEN   |   INFRASTRUCTURE   |   REAL ESTATE   |   AGRIBUSINESS   |   DRIVING   |   CITY LIFE   |   EVENTS   |

MEP Negrescu to Farage: Romania does not take lessons in fairness from man investigated for corruption

Member of the European Parliament Victor Negrescu conveyed in an open letter addressed to Nigel Farage, that the former leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) should not talk about corruption since, in his turn, he is investigated for corruption by the European Parliament, and underlined that Romania's membership to the European Union (EU) should not be used as a political theme for winning over votes, according to Agerpres.

2017-02-13 10:45:07

"Mr. Nigel Farage, Romania doesn't take democracy lessons from the person guilty for the Brexit! and, much less, lessons in fairness from a man investigated by the European Parliament for corruption and abuse of office!" Victor Negrescu mentioned in a press release. "I'm talking about the investigation in which you are charged, alongside Paul Nuttall and almost half of your party MPs for embezzlement, worth approximately 500,000 GBP. I′m astonished by the courage you have to come out publicly with such attacks, considering you need to give some answers to justice."

According to the quoted source, the Romanian MEP believes that Nigel Farage acted as an enemy of Romania and of Romanian people, after he made several slanderous statements regarding Romanians.

The former leader of the British formation UKIP, Nigel Farage, had on Friday evening a hot dispute with a listener who intervened during his radio talk-show (LBC show), the British politician claiming that Romania should not be allowed in the EU because it hadn′t finished the transition after the communist regime and it is, in his opinion, a county where corruption is ‘endemic,' following these assessments the listener in question accused Farage of being racist, the article published by the daily Express points out.

Farage also suggested that the UK exiting the EU occurs in a suitable moment, because he deems ‘incredible' for his country to be in a political union with Romania.



COMMENTS
There are 0 comments:

 
ADD A COMMENT
 
Name
Email
Comment
Validation Code
   
 
 

0 Comments  |  10254 Views
Daily Info
PM-designate Dancila: "It's important to implement governing programme"

Prime Minister-designate Viorica Dancila stated that it's important to put into practice the governing programme, but also 2018- the Centennial Year and prepare to take over t...

Colliers Romania appoints Laurentiu Lazar as new managing partner

Laurentiu Lazar will take over as the new managing partner of the real estate consultancy company Colliers International Romania, effective as of March. Ilinca Paun, the curre...

Skanska Romania appoints Aurelia Luca as new managing director

Skanska Property Romania, the local division of one of the largest real estate developers, announces changes at the top of management in Romania. Marcin Lapinski, Managing Dir...

Banca Transilvania has become a shareholder of Victoriabank

Banca Transilvania has become a shareholder of Victoriabank, the third largest bank in the Republic of Moldova, with a total participation of over 66 per cent alongside the Eu...

Rezidor to open a new Radisson Blu to open in Timisoara

The Rezidor Hotel Group announced the signing of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Timisoara. This takes the group’s portfolio in Romania to four hotels, with two in operation and two...

 
 
   
advertising

advertising

advertising

advertising

advertising

More on News
Mihai Tudose announces his resignation as prime minister

Mihai Tudose announced on Monday evening, at the end of the Social Democrat Party (PSD) National Executive Committee (CExN) meeting, that he resigns as prime minister of Ro...

Contract for the purchase of 227 Piranha V armored personnel carriers, signed in presence of PM Tudose

The contract for the purchase of 227 Piranha V armored personnel carriers was signed on Friday in the presence of Prime Minister Mihai Tudose, Deputy Prime Minister Marcel ...

Iohannis: Justice independence, public positions' integrity are constitutional values not to be negotiated

Promoting the rule of law and Justice independence, fighting against corruption, ensuring integrity in public positions and dignities are constitutional values that cannot ...

PM-designate Dancila: "It's important to implement governing programme"

Prime Minister-designate Viorica Dancila stated that it's important to put into practice the governing programme, but also 2018- the Centennial Year and prepare to take ove...

Romania plays in the big league, says Deloitte survey

On the backdrop of a stable economic context in the region and with growing macroeconomic indicators, Romania has won the deal doers' trust now becoming a core market for p...

Ministry of Public Finances set to issue Euro-bonds worth 8 billion Euro in the next two years

The Ministry of Public Finances (MFP) contemplates issuing Euro-bonds worth approximately 8 billion Euro (equivalent) over 2018-2019, in the context of the implementation o...

Garanti Bank expects a four per cent GDP growth rate in 2018

Garanti Bank estimates that the growth rate of the gross domestic product (GDP) could reduce speed in 2018, to four per cent, from 6.5 per cent in 2017, mainly due to a slo...