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Big Tech and Media: How Independent Journalism Tries to Survive in the Digital World

Big Tech and Media: How Independent Journalism Tries to Survive in the Digital World

“How do we make sure we are heard? Apparently, we need to present a united front to the tech giants because the individual voices of independent media outlets are not heard. It is time to organize into a digita…
16 April
Google – Easy Advertisement and Hard Damage to the Independent Press

Google – Easy Advertisement and Hard Damage to the Independent Press

Google Adsense is considered a profitable advertising platform for many media outlets: ads appear on the site, and editors do not waste time finding companies and entering into contracts with them. In addition,…
16 March
2020 Top for ZdG: The Most-Read Investigations, Reports, and Interviews

2020 Top for ZdG: The Most-Read Investigations, Reports, and Interviews

In 2020, the website www.zdg.md hosted the most readers in its history: 5 million. The news, surveys, interviews, and reports of ZdG journalists were read, distributed, and discussed both online and in many loc…
15 January
Letters From Our Readers

Letters From Our Readers

Dumitru Cernea is 86 years old. He dedicated 57 years of his life to the work of an engineer. He is now retired and currently lives in Chișinău. He is one of the 10,000 subscribers of Ziarul de Gardă. One day,…
15 January
EU Approves €5 Million in Support of Police Sector Reform

EU Approves €5 Million in Support of Police Sector Reform

The European Commission has approved the disbursement of €5 million in budget support assistance to help the delivery of reforms in the police sector in Moldova. The disbursement follows progress made in key re…
31 December 2020
ZdG Won Top Prizes in the “Reflecting the Phenomenon of Corruption in the Press” Contest

ZdG Won Top Prizes in the “Reflecting the Phenomenon of Corruption in the Press” Contest

On the International Anti-Corruption Day, Transparency International – Moldova and the Independent Press Association announced the winners of the 10th edition of the contest “Reflecting the phenomen…
10 December 2020
Chișinău to London: A Story about Big Money and Small Information

Chișinău to London: A Story about Big Money and Small Information

Today is International Anticorruption Day and The Foreign Policy Centre published a detailed story from the ZdG Executive Alina Radu on how to fight corruption in the poorest country in Europe. When you are a…
09 December 2020
Ziarul de Gardă Joins the “Zero Zone” Initiative, the Responsible Citizens’ Community And a Place For Honest Businesses

Ziarul de Gardă Joins the “Zero Zone” Initiative, the Responsible Citizens’ Community And a Place For Honest Businesses

Ziarul de Garda is the newest member of the “Zero Zone”, a community of honest and responsible people, announced ZdG’s Executive Alina Radu. “We decided to join Zone Zero because, for 16…
23 November 2020
A Police Officer With a Mask at the ZdG Newsroom

A Police Officer With a Mask at the ZdG Newsroom

This summer brought a new tradition at ZdG. Every few weeks, a uniformed policeman visits us at the newsroom with a letter obliging us to disclose sources in our investigations. Yes, it’s a pandemic, ther…
10 September 2020
August 2020 In Numbers At ZdG

August 2020 In Numbers At ZdG

August 2020 brought an increased audience to ZdG, with new followers and readers. Thank you for taking the time and interest in our articles in these uneasy conditions. The ZdG team aims to continuously keep up…
02 September 2020

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