EMIL CONSTANTINESCU
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AGENDA 1998

 

 

 

January 15, 1998

At the Cotroceni Palace, welcomes the diplomats appointed in Bucharest present to bring official wishes for the New Year.

Participates at the opening of the 7th series of the National Defense College.

 

January 24, 1998

Participates at the 5th meeting of the presidents of states from Central Europe, held in Levoca (Slovak Republic).

 

January 26 – 27, 1998

Takes place the official visit of the President of Romania in the Hungarian Republic. In Budapest, he is handed the town key, and in Szeged takes place the opening of the Romanian consulate.

 

January 29 – February 1, 1998

At the working session Outlook for Romania, at the Davos World Forum (Swiss Confederation), presenting the evolution of the economic reform in Romania in 1997.

Meets he president of the Chamber of Representatives of the US Congress, Mr. Newt Gingrich.

 

February 4, 1998

Chairs the works of the National Council for Defense against Corruption and Organized Crime (CNAICCO).

 

February 12, 1998

Participates at the works of the seminar Morality and Governance during transition, held in Bucharest.

 

February 13, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

February 18, 1998

Meets the President of Italy, Mr. Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, on the occasion of his official visit to Romania.

 

February 21, 1998

In Galati, is visited by the president of the Moldova Republic, Petru Lucinschi. A meeting focused on economic issues and on the construction of the South Danube Euro-region.

 

February 24, 1998

Participates at the National Flag Day, celebrated at the Triumph Arch, Bucharest.

 

February 27, 1998

Attends the review meeting for 1997, at the Ministry of Justice.

 

March 5, 1998

Starts the official visit in the Kingdom of Holland.

 

March 20, 1998

Participates at the international seminar SESAM on the Strategy of social services development in Romania, held in Sinaia.

 

March 25, 1998

Is invited at the Leipzig International Book Fair (Germany).

 

April 4, 1998

At the Palace of Parliament takes place the solemn meeting held on the occasion of the anniversary of the Unification of Basarabia with Romania.

 

April 16, 1998

Participates, together with President of Turkey, Suleyman Demirel, and President of Bulgaria, Petăr Stoianov, at the trilateral Romania–Bulgaria – Turkey, held in Antalya (Turkey).

 

April 21, 1998

Is awarded the prize „Aristide Calvani” for Peace, Democracy and Development of the Christian Democratic International, handed by Mr. Ricardo Arias Calderon, President of the IDC.

 

April 25, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

April 27, 1998

Participates at the 5th conference of ministers of Youth from Europe.

Receives a delegation of the International Union of Architects. 

 

May 8, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 12, 1998

Participates in Sibiu at the symposium UNESCO Sibiu – European Confluences.

 

May 14, 1998

In Berlin, participates at the FAZIT Forum: Nation, delivering the speech Politics as basis of the human society. The Role of the Nation on the Democracy and Market Economy Way, lately published in the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

 

May 17, 1998

Participates at the homage festivities organized on the Freedom Field in Blaj, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary since the 1848 Revolution.  

 

May 20, 1998

Participates at the events organized on the occasion of the 610th documentary attestation of the Pitesti city.

 

May 22, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

May 24 – 31, 1998

Takes place the state visit of President of Romania in Canada, when he meets the Prime Minister, Jean Chretien, the Committee of Foreign Policy and International Commerce within the House of Commons, the members of the Romanian community. At the University of Montreal is awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa.

 

June 5, 1998

In Yalta (Ukraine), takes place the summit of the members states in the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (CEMN), held to sign the CEMN organization Chart.

 

 

June 8, 1998

Participates, in New York (United States of America), at the 20th special session of the UN General Assembly dedicated to the fight against drugs.

 

June 9, 1998

Is awarded, in la New York, the Prize European Statesman of the Year by the East West Institute, United States of America.

 

June 10, 1998

Participates at the inauguration of the „Nicolae Iorga” Department, within the Columbia University, New York.

 

June 21, 1998

In Vienna (Republica of Austria), participates at the 15th NATO workshop, delivering the opening speech European Security: Legacies of the Pat, Challenges of the Future.

 

June 24, 1998

Participates at the opening ceremony of the 11th plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (APECEMN), held in Bucharest.

 

June 29, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

June 30, 1998

At the invitation of President Haidar Aliev, makes an official visit to Azerbaijan.

 

July 1, 1998

Makes an official visit to Georgia, invited by President Eduard Shevardnadze.

 

July 3, 1998

Makes an official visit in Armenia, invited by President Robert Kocharyan.

 

July 6, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

July 15, 1998

President of Romania starts the official visit in the United Sates of America. In Washington he addresses the joint Chambers of the US Congress and receives the Medal of the Center for Democracy.

 

July 16, 1998

Meets the President of the United States of America, William Jefferson Clinton, in the Oval Office at the White House.

 

July 20, 1998

Meets the Romanian communities from the West Coast of the United States of America.

 

July 28, 1998

Starts the official visit in the Republic of Turkey, invited by President Suleyman Demirel.

 

August 15, 1998

For the St. Mary’s celebration, participates in Zalau at the Nicula Monastery saint’s festivity.

 

August 30 – September 1,  1998

Participates at the 12th International Meeting People and Religions – Peace is the name of God –God, Man, People, held in Bucharest.

 

September 7, 1998

Participates at the Conference for the Recovery of the Silk Road, held in Baku (Republic of Azerbaijan).

 

September 8, 1998

Start the official visit to the Republic of Peru. President Alberto Fujimori Fujimori awarded President of Romania the Order „Peru’s Sun”.

 

September 14, 1998

Participates at the ceremony of opening the school year at the „Gheorghe Lazar” College, in Sibiu.

 

September 21, 1998

Meets at the Cotroceni Palace, President of the Kazakhstan Republic, Nursultan Nazarbaev, who was paying an official visit to Romania.

 

September 25, 1998

Chairs the works of the National Council for Defense against Corruption and Organized Crime (CNAICCO).

 

September 27, 1998

In his presence, at the Palace of Parliament in Bucharest, takes place the International Conference Caspian Energy to Central Europe.

 

October 3, 1998

Meets in the Hellenic Republic, President of Bulgaria and President of Greece, within the trilateral Romania – Bulgaria – Greece.

 

October 10, 1998

At the Cotroceni palace, receives the visit of the President of the Moldova Republic, Petru Lucinschi.

 

October 11, 1998

Chairs the meeting of the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT).

 

October 19, 1998

Participates at the opening festivities of the „Eudoxiu Hurmuzachi” Centre for the worldwide Romanians.

 

October 25, 1998

Chairs the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT) meeting.

 

October 26, 1998

Starts the official visit made by President of Romania in the kingdom of Norway. It welcomed by King Harald and Queen Sonja and meets the Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik.  At the Nobel Institute in Oslo, he lectures on Europe and Romania’s Regional Politics.

 

October 27, 1998

Is organized the official visit of President of Romania in the Republic of Finland. Meets the President of Republic of Finland, Martti Ahtisaari. At the „Paasikivi” society from Helsinki, delivers the speech From the Cold War to the Hot Peace. New Forms of Regional and World Conflict. Challenges and Solutions.

 

November 3, 1998

At the Cotroceni Palace takes place the official ceremony of welcoming HRH Price of Wales by President of Romania.

 

November 9, 1998

In Bucharest, President of Romania is awarded the European Prize „Coudenhove – Kalergi” by the president of the foundation with the same name.

 

November 10, 1998

Meets at the Cotroceni Palace, the President of Bulgaria, Petar Stoianov, during his state visit to Romania.

 

November 13, 1998

Chairs the Supreme Council of National Defense (CSAT) meeting.

 

November 15, 1998

Is invited to participate the session of the General Assembly of the Democrat Christian International in Madrid (Spain).

 

November 16, 1998

President of Romania makes an official visit to the Slovak Republic. Meets the President Milan Kucan. At the Maribor University is awarded the title Doctor Honoris Causa.

 

November 18, 1998

Visits the Romanian troops in Bosnia – Herzegovina.

 

November 25, 1998

In Brussels (Kingdom of Belgium), participates at the dialogue meeting Romania – NATO.

 

December 12, 1998

Participates at the 3rd working session of the Council of Europe, held in Vienna (Republic of Austria).

 

December 17, 1998

Participates, in Timisoara, at the commemoration of the martyrs of the Romanian Revolution in December 1989.

 

December 21, 1998

In the University Square from Bucharest, he participates at the commemoration of the heroes of the Romanian Revolution from December 1989.