Press Room

3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions, inaugurated in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council

02/13/19

The Romanian Presidency of the EU Council inaugurated today, 13 February, the 3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions of the Romanian artist Radu Stefan Poleac, in the Lex building of the Council of the EU. In her opening speech, the Romanian…

Expos of the Romanian Presidency in the EU Council

01/29/19

EXPO – Atrium Justus Lipsius: „Architecture is inhabited sculpture,“ as the Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuşi once said, and such is the motto of the exhibition organized by Romania, courtesy of the Romanian Ministry of Culture and…

Brussels Opening Concert for the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

01/24/19

The opening concert for the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in Brussels was held today, January 24th 2019, featuring the Romanian Youth Orchestra, and hosted by the prestigious cultural institution BOZAR. Bringing together…

Press release on the result of the meaningful vote on the Withdrawal Agreement of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union

01/16/19

The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs regrets the result of Tuesday evening, 15 January 2019, in the House of Commons, on the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration on the future relationship between the UK and the EU. We respect the…

Interview with Luminița Odobescu, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Romania to the European Union, for Journal General de l’Europe

01/03/19

Romania at the helm of the Council of the EU- promoting cohesion, with a citizens-oriented agenda (January- June 2019) Romania will hold for the next six month the presidency of the Council of the EU, first time since it joined the European Union, …

Ambassador to EU: Romania is fulfilling its european destiny

12/20/18

Ambassador Luminița Odobescu discusses Romania’s plans for the Presidency of the Council of the EU TGR: What are some of the milestones of your diplomatic career so far? What are some of the most important highlights of your mandate as Permanent…

Press Releases

11/13/18

With regard to the information presented in the media according to which Romania would not be ready to take over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and the Finnish Government would have expressed its willingness to provide support,…

Press statement of President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, on the occasion of his participation at the European Council (Brussels, the Kingdom of Belgium)

06/29/18

President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, on Friday, 29 June 2018, delivered a press statement on the occasion of his taking part in the European Council (Brussels, the Kingdom of Belgium). The transcript of the press statement, part of it translated, …

Victor Negrescu: Romania is ready to take over the Presidency of the European Union Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR)

05/04/18

On 1 November 2018, Romania will take over the Presidency of the European Union Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR), and our country is to hold this office over a one year term, until 30 October 2019. In this context, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,…

Publication by the European Commission of the European Union Enlargement Package 2018

04/19/18

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomes the reconfirmation of the commitment to advance the enlargement policy by publishing on 17 April 2018 the European Union Enlargement Package 2018. As a promoter of the enlargement policy and as a member of the…

3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions, inaugurated in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council

02/13/19

The Romanian Presidency of the EU Council inaugurated today, 13 February, the 3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions of the Romanian artist Radu Stefan Poleac, in the Lex building of the Council of the EU. In her opening speech, the Romanian…

Expos of the Romanian Presidency in the EU Council

01/29/19

EXPO – Atrium Justus Lipsius: „Architecture is inhabited sculpture,“ as the Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuşi once said, and such is the motto of the exhibition organized by Romania, courtesy of the Romanian Ministry of Culture and…