Saturday, May 28, 2022, 11:40 p.m.
The Deputy Prime Minister for Digitization of the Republic of Moldova, Iurie Țurcanu, declared on Friday, May 27, present at an event held in Iasi, that it is wrong to talk about two nations, Romania and the Republic of Moldova, at least in terms of digitization.
Iurie Ţurcanu, of Romania and the Republic of Moldova are declared a nation, with the same spirit, and in our life, in culture. jurnalvirtual.ro.
His statement was applauded by the several hundred people presented in the Great Hall of the National Theater in Iasi, according to the quoted source.
“When I stepped on this stage and saw the motto” Digitization of Nations, Romania vs. Moldova “I thought it was a mistake there and that it would be correct” Digitization of Nations Romania and the Republic of Moldova. ” I talked to the Romanian Minister of Research about a possibility to take care of our countries. We have a unique context. You will find two peoples, well, they are on the shores, but they are the Prut nation, with the same spirit, ethnicity and culture, but with different digital agendas. It is clear that there are opportunities to change things, “said Moldovan Deputy Prime Minister Iurie Turcanu.
He specified that he would like to create a Chisinau-Bucharest working axis.
“We want to create together a work axis, to which we anchor all efforts, ie the specialized authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Romania, so as to create these digital solutions and use them in the interest of citizens. We have about a third of the population in the Republic of Moldova living abroad, and for them digital solutions are the only chance to return at least virtually to the space of our country “, said the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova, Iurie Turcanu.
Turcanu invited the Romanian Minister of Research, Innovation and Digitization, Sebastian Burduja, to go to Chisinau.
Romanian Digitization Minister Sebastian Burduja has said he will soon travel to Chisinau.
“If a few years ago those we respect made the bridge with flowers, now we can make the digital bridges that will unite the citizens on the two banks of the Prut,” said Minister Sebastian Burduja.
The two officials participated on Friday in a Digital Summit held in Iasi, which was attended by entrepreneurs and IT specialists. Among the participants was Jonas Kjellberg, one of the founders of Skype.