Head of Embassy´s Economic Section attends foundation stone ceremony of the ELI-NP laser project
On 14 June 2013, Head of Economic Section Pavel Stiegler participated in the foundation stone ceremony of the ELI-NP laser project.
Inauguration of construction works of the ELI-NP project in Magurele was attended by Prime Minister of Romania Victor Ponta, European Commissioner for Regional Policy Johannes Hahn, Minister of Foreign Affairs Titus Corlatean, Minister for EU Funds Eugen O. Teodorovici, Minister of National Education Remus Pricopie, Mayor of Bucharest Sorin Oprescu and other important guests. ELI Beamlines Managing Director prof. Vlastimil Růžička accompanied by Florian Gliksohn arrived from the Czech Republic. The Magurele project ELI-NP located near Bucharest is important not only for Romania, where it will create a lot of new jobs. Many European scientific institutions are involved in the project on which Romania closely cooperates with the Czech Republic and Hungary.