PM Calin Popescu Tariceanu, a president of the PNL (National Liberal Party), met yesterday with Mircea Geoana, president of the PSD (Social-Democrat Party), to talk about the latter party's law draft on the raise of pensions for the Romanian retired. Still the two sides reached no agreement.
But as far as the bill against the government is concerned, they managed to come to terms. PNL sources say Mircea Geoana promised the PM that there would be no PSD bill against his Cabinet if the Liberals set funds for PSD local mayors. (...) (R.G.)