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The Trials of Advertising and Fundraising

The Trials of Advertising and Fundraising

First Money When we launched our newspaper back in July 2004, we had no money, no sponsors, no advertising, or patrons. We had received a small grant from the Government of Romania (Department for Romanians Abr…
01 August 2020
Behind the Scenes of ZdG Investigations

Behind the Scenes of ZdG Investigations

On July 23, a colleague’s grandmother called the newsroom, crying like a child. She had just received the new issue of ZdG, read the investigation of her granddaughter, Diana Gațcan, and got restless. She…
31 July 2020
Top Six Strange Cases Encountered While Requesting Information from State Institutions

Top Six Strange Cases Encountered While Requesting Information from State Institutions

Lately, more and more state institutions are reluctant to provide public information directly, asking for written requests. This limits access to information of public interest. In the last month, more and more…
31 July 2020
The General Police Inspectorate Takes Note of ZdG Investigation About Bogus Charities on Social Media

The General Police Inspectorate Takes Note of ZdG Investigation About Bogus Charities on Social Media

The representatives of the General Inspectorate of Police announce that the institution took note of the article about the bogus charities on social media platforms wrote by ZdG. The investigation published by…
20 July 2020
ZdG Wins Seven Awards in the Annual Internal Competition of the Independent Press Association

ZdG Wins Seven Awards in the Annual Internal Competition of the Independent Press Association

This year, ZdG newsroom won seven awards in the annual internal competition organized by the Independent Press Association. ZdG newsroom won the first, second, and third places for the best journalistic investi…
20 June 2020
ZdG’s Investigation into Deputy Bogdan Țîrdea’s Assets Sparks Mixed Reaction

ZdG’s Investigation into Deputy Bogdan Țîrdea’s Assets Sparks Mixed Reaction

A deputy from the Action and Solidarity Party requested the General Prosecutor’s Office and the National Integrity Authority to take notice of ZdG’s investigation into deputy Bogdan Țîrdea’s assets, and verify…
15 June 2020
ZdG’s Statement on Taking Over the Copyrighted Texts

ZdG’s Statement on Taking Over the Copyrighted Texts

Ziarul de Garda is a media institution that produces daily copyrighted texts such as news, investigations, interviews, and reports, including in video format. Our reporters work from early morning to late at ni…
10 June 2020
President Igor Dodon Sues ZdG

President Igor Dodon Sues ZdG

President Igor Dodon sued Ziarul de Gardă. The head of state calls for the refutation of phrases that appeared in the investigation The President’s Luxurious Vacations, published in January 2020. The head of st…
18 May 2020
ZdG the only Weekly Investigative Newspaper Included in the White Book of Mass Media from Moldova

ZdG the only Weekly Investigative Newspaper Included in the White Book of Mass Media from Moldova

The Center for Independent Journalism has launched the White Book of Mass-Media from Moldova as part of the World Press Freedom Day. The book has the stories of nine media outlets that have managed to develop a…
11 May 2020
(Doc) ZdG Reports: Who Are Our Partners and Supporters

(Doc) ZdG Reports: Who Are Our Partners and Supporters

On World Press Freedom Day we publish the Activity Report of Ziarul de Gardă for 2019. The report has information on ZdG platforms, its circulation, the number of views on the website, and social networks. The…
03 May 2020

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