Coherent Identifier 20.500.12592/g2cddg

Romania: Romania: Government Reshuffle, 1982

1 January 1982

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Summary

A file containing documents relating to a series of personnel changes in the Romanian government during 1982. Subjects covered in the file include the dismissal of the education minister, Aneta Spornic; the appointment of a new prime minister, Constantin D?sc?lescu, replacing Ilie Verdeț; and the promotion of Gheorghe Stoica from a position in local government to become one of four deputy prime ministers. Other subjects discussed in the file include the replacement of Cornel Burtică by Nicolae Constantin as foreign trade minister; Constantin's replacement six months later by Vasile Pungan; a major reorganisation of the foreign trade ministry; a new chairman of the state planning commission, ?tefan Birlea, replacing Emilian Dobrescu; and the deeply troubling economic situation in Romania, with widespread food shortages accompanied by price rises and large foreign debts.

Collection ID
FCO28
Department Reference
ENR 10/1
Document Type
Correspondence
Reports
Speeches and Public Statements
File Reference
FCO 28/5043
Identifier
10.1080/cwee.fco28.005043
Pages
63
Persons Discussed
Aneta Spornic
Constantin Dăscălescu
Cornel Burtică
Ilie Verdeț
Nicolae Ceaușescu
Nicolae Constantin
Paul Holmer
Vasile Pungan
Subject Countries
Romania
Themes
Domestic Politics
Published in
United Kingdom

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trade corruption economic planning politicians price controls romania domestic politics speeches food shortages stagnation international debt economic policies government ministries Romanian Communist Party Nicolae Ceaușescu Romanian politics Romanian government Vasile Pungan Ilie Verdeț Cornel Burtică Paul Holmer Constantin Dăscălescu Aneta Spornic Nicolae Constantin

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