Society
Guernsey-based Company Takes Over Chișinău Airport

Guernsey-based Company Takes Over Chișinău Airport

The Guernsey based company NR Investments Ltd has concluded a purchase agreement for 95 percent of Avia Invest, the Moldovan company that currently manages the Chișinău International Airport. The government pla…
21 August 2019
Moldova to Become Transit Zone for 1.5 Billion Cubic Metres of Natural Gas

Moldova to Become Transit Zone for 1.5 Billion Cubic Metres of Natural Gas

Ukrtransgaz and Moldovagaz have agreed to modernise the border gas metering stations of Grebeniki (Ukraine) and Căușeni (Moldova) to operate in reverse mode and provide a nonstop gas supply to their customers.
21 August 2019
Interview with Dumitru Visternicean, Judge in Honorable Resignation

Interview with Dumitru Visternicean, Judge in Honorable Resignation

”No Judge Can Be Influenced Against Their Will” Dumitru Visternicean was a judge from 1982-2018. He started his career in Drochia and later worked in Dubăsari and Chișinău. From 1996 until the moment he resigne…
19 August 2019
The Harvard Government

The Harvard Government

Founded in 1636, Harvard is the oldest University in the U.S.A. and part of the prestigious Ivy League.  Each year Harvard University admits one Moldovan high schooler, and this Autumn two young women will begi…
18 August 2019
Moldova’s President Urgently Enacts Proportional Electoral System

Moldova’s President Urgently Enacts Proportional Electoral System

One day after the Parliament passed several changes to the Electoral Code in the final reading, President Igor Dodon enacted the revocation of the mixed electoral system and a return to the proportional elector…
18 August 2019
The Constitutional Court Has Seven New Independent Candidates

The Constitutional Court Has Seven New Independent Candidates

The Government, the Parliament and the Superior Council of Magistrates (CSM) selected seven candidates to fill the six vacancies of judges of the Constitutional Court (CC). Three of them, Serghei Țurcan, Nicola…
18 August 2019
Moldova, Explained by ZdG. August 12, 2019.

Moldova, Explained by ZdG. August 12, 2019.

HAPPENING THIS WEEK Greetings from Chişinău! Here’s what’s happening this week: Our feature story breaks down the latest in resignations and paid vacations from Moldova’s Prosecutor General’s Office – where tho…
12 August 2019
Prosecutor’s Office Sees Sudden Resignations – and Vacations

Prosecutor’s Office Sees Sudden Resignations – and Vacations

Several prosecutors holding leadership positions under the rule of the Democratic Party (PDM) government resigned or took leave following the recent regime change in Moldova. The latest resignation came on Augu…
12 August 2019
Moldovan- Russian Relations During Putin’s Two Decades in Power

Moldovan- Russian Relations During Putin’s Two Decades in Power

On August 9, Vladimir Putin has been in power in the Russian Federation for the last twenty years without interruption. On this occasion, ZDG asks some experts and opinion leaders how Vladimir Putin’s time in p…
11 August 2019
POLL/The Case of Usurpation of State Power. What are the Odds?

POLL/The Case of Usurpation of State Power. What are the Odds?

On August 5, the General Prosecutor’s Office ordered the opening of a criminal case on the usurpation of state power that took place under the former Democratic Party government from June 7-14, 2019. “The…
11 August 2019

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