Funds for farmers: The Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 35 dated the 16th of January 2012 published the Governmental Ordinance no. 11/2012 on the regulation of certain financial temporary measures for stimulating the absorption degree of the funds allocated for agriculture for direct payments and for market measures in agriculture. The decision provides a temporary allocation, a loan, to ensure the financial resources required for paying the farmers. * * * The SCM letter to the Presidential Administration: The Superior Council of Magistracy released on Monday, 16th of January 2012, the letter for the President of Romania in which the SCM requires to resent the drafts to the Parliament with the purpose of changing the laws of justice. * * * New rules on the rehabilitation of buildings fronts: The Official Gazette of Romania, part I, no. 712 dated the 10th of October 2011 published the Governmental Decision no. 945/2011 for the approval of the Methodological Rules for applying the Law no. 153/2011 on the measures for the increase of architectural-environmental quality of buildings. By entering into force of the Law no. 153/2011, the restoration of the damaged fronts of buildings became an obligation for all their owners. So, it was regulated the timing and the financing of the rehabilitation works, the obligations and the responsibilities of the local public administration’s authorities and of the building’s owners for failure/improper fulfillment of their obligations. * * * Security rules for public services online?: The Ministry of Communications and Information Society has launched in a public debate the Security Rules for public services available online. The objective of these rules is to establish the minimum safety measures to reduce the vulnerabilities that compromise the information and the cyber infrastructures. * * * Integrated information system at the Trade Register: The Ministry of Justice released on Thursday, the 19th of January 2012, a statement on the Trade Register’s activity between the 20th of January 2012 – the 6th of February 2012. Starting on the 6th of February 2012 the recording activity in the Trade Register will be on the new integrated information system developed in the project “Online services offered by the National Trade Register Office for the business community through a portal”. * * * Legislative changes in the economical concentrations: By the Order no. 941/2011, the Competition Council made a number of changes and additions to the Regulation on the economical concentrations, such as: The Competition Council has the opportunity to decide an analysis of an economical concentration, for which has filled a complete notification form, according to the simplified procedure’s rules; It is detailed the procedure on the economical concentrations likely to pose risks to national security, including the communication procedure of information and documents required to the Supreme Council of National Defense. The new provisions came into force on their publication in the Official Gazette, on the 11th of January 2012.