CHISINAU An election in Moldova has produced a hung parliament, with the vote split between pro-Western and pro-Russian forces at a time when the ex-Soviet republic's relations with the European Union have soured.
CHISINAU Early results pointed to a hung parliament in Moldova's election on Sunday, splitting the vote between pro-Western and pro-Russian forces at a time when the ex-Soviet republic's relations with the European Union have soured.
CHISINAU Two opposition leaders on Thursday accused Moldovan authorities of poisoning them, drawing a rapid denial from the ruling party, just days before a parliamentary election that threatens to tip the east European country back into crisis.
(This February 14 story corrects to make clear Ukraine is not an EU member)
CHISINAU, Feb 18 Bulgarian fund Doverie United
Holding has bought a 64 percent stake in Moldovan bank
Moldindconbank, Moldova's financial market regulator said on
CHISINAU, Jan 30 Moldova's bid to sell
Moldindconbank, the country's second-largest bank, faces delay
if it cannot be concluded before a Feb. 24 parliamentary
election, Central Bank Governor Octavian Armasu told Reuters.
CHISINAU Moldovan President Igor Dodon said on Wednesday he was prepared to call another election within three or four months for the sake of stability if February's poll produces a hung parliament.
CHISINAU, Nov 29 Moldova's parliament on
Thursday confirmed Finance Minister Octavian Armasu as the new
central bank governor, a role in which he is expected to press
on with donor-backed banking reforms after the resignation of
Sergiu Cioclea this month.
CHISINAU, Nov 23 Four foreign investors are
interested in buying a majority stake in Moldova's
second-largest lender, Moldindconbank, as part of a foreign
donor-backed clean-up of the financial system, the outgoing
central bank chief Sergiu Cioclea told Reuters.
CHISINAU, Oct 2 A consortium led by the European
Bank for Reconstruction and Development on Tuesday bought a 41
percent stake in Moldova's largest bank, aiming to bring more
transparency to a financial system recovering from a $1 billion