Cabinet of Ministers to hold its first meeting on Tuesday

IPN, 18 November 2019 11:00

The first meeting of the new cabinet of ministers, headed by Prime Minister Ion Chicu, will be held on Tuesday, November 19, in the second part of the day, IPN reports."We will discuss important initiatives for the country," stated Prime Minister Ion Chicu on Monday at a press conference.The Government meeting is scheduled for 15.00.The chief of the executive has also sai

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