Sunday, November 28, 2010
Moldova is voting again today
The Moldovans are being asked to vote today. There are parliamentary elections in Moldova for the third time since April 2009. Thirty-nine parties and independent candidates are running for a seat in the parliament. Over 2.600.000 Moldovan citizens are expected to vote today. Many of them work abroad and they will have the possibility to vote in the closes polling station.
The results of the elections will be known on Monday. An exit-poll is being made by Publika TV and they will be showing preliminary results of the elections after the polls will be closed.
In Iasi, a city in Romania, where study over 2.500 students, the voting process is running efficiently. Over 200 students were staying in a line around 11 AM.
The final results of the elections are the following: Communist Party - 39,29% (42 seats in the Parliament), Liberal-Democratic Party - 29,38% (32 seats), Democratic Party - 12,72% (15 seats), Liberal Party - 9,96% (12 seats).
UPDATE 10:12 AM At this time, the Communists Party is leading the top.
UPDATE 10:00 AM By this time, 92,4% of the ballots have been counted. The results are the following: Communists Party - 41,1%, Liberal Democratic Party - 28,2%, Democratic Party - 13,1%, and Liberal Democratic Party - 8,9%.
UPDATE 10:55 PM The votes are being counted at this time. The final results will be available tomorrow afternoon, when the results from Sacramento will be counted.
UPDATE 9:05 PM According to the exit-poll released by IRES/PublikaTV, PLDM gathered 34,4%, PCRM - 26%, PL - 15,6%, PDM - 15,1%. These four parties will create the new parliament.
UPDATE 9:00 PM The voting process is over. The votes counting has begun.
UPDATE 7:00 PM 55% of the people voted by 18:30 PM, local time.
UPDATE 6:10 PM The most active voters are the youngsters between 18 to 35 years old.
UPDATE 6:00 PM More than 42% of the Moldovans have voted.
UPDATE 3:40 PM (GMT +2) The elections are considered valid. 34,01 % of the Moldovans have voted so far.
Updates will be provided during the day.
at 11:00 AM