Prime Minister Nicolae Ciucă announced, on Tuesday, a 50% increase in the awards of Romanian athletes who have achieved performances in international competitions, writes News.ro.
The Head of the Executive specified that the decision will be put into practice not in today’s Government meeting, but at the next meeting, due to the short time. The prime minister also said that he would have liked to make the same gesture for everyone, but at the moment the budget allows for so much and he mentioned that he hopes that the performance will inspire them to perform from an administrative point of view, to be able to have better economic and financial results good
“We had an analysis at the government level, we discussed together with Mr. Secretary General, with the Ministry of Finance and we made the decision that in the Government meeting, not tomorrow, because the time is very short, but in the next one, to increase the awards that they are granted to you by Government Decision 1447/2007 with 50%”, said the prime minister, during the awarding ceremony of some awards to Romanian athletes who achieved performances at international competitions.
The Prime Minister showed that it is a gesture as natural as possible, based on the resources that the Government has.
“We made a gesture to reward the merit of Daid Popovici, after 48 years, we would have wanted to make the same gesture for everyone, at the moment the budget allows us so much and I hope that, depending on the results, the performance will inspire us and us and to perform from an administrative point of view, to be able to have better economic and financial results, to be able to ensure a recognition commensurate with your efforts”, said the prime minister.
“Our presence here is due to you, it is due to the efforts you made, the passion and dedication with which you prepared and of course the results you achieved. Through your results, you managed to bring joy and emotion to all Romanians, because we saw, once again, the flag rising to the highest level, on the flagpole. We have all listened to the Romanian anthem at home several times and, in this way, the recognition that you fully deserve, I think, represents the congratulations that we are addressing to you today as a sign of appreciation and consideration for what you have done for the country” , the head of the Executive told the athletes during the ceremony.
Nicolae Ciucă showed that, very often, it is said that athletes are the best ambassadors of Romania.
“That’s right, thanks to the results, ambition and efforts, you managed to take the symbols of Romania to all the continents of the world. We know very well that you prepared in not quite normal conditions. In recent years, the pandemic crisis has also affected the sports field and, despite this, when probably no one expected us to have this moment of satisfaction and national pride, you managed to achieve special results in the competitions you participated in”. stated Ciucă.
The Prime Minister showed that “the tone was set by David Popovici, a month and a half ago, when he managed, after 48 years, to achieve a remarkable performance.
“Also, after 20 years, we managed to get a medal in athletics, in the same arena, in the capital of Bavaria. We also managed to achieve remarkable results in canoeing, Mr. Chirilă was absolutely remarkable”, said Nicolae Ciucă, recalling other disciplines such as rowing, table tennis, with outstanding results, weightlifting, table tennis, field tennis.
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Publication date: 23-08-2022 10:16