“Several hours are left until 2018. I wish all you enter the new year with confidence and hopes for country development. I’m sure that everything we have built or designed will bring us good results in 2018. Let’s demonstrate in 2018 there will be more social solidarity for Moldova future. Let’s show more courtesy in our dreams, aspirations and work. I wish you to stay near your beloved. Be healthy and enjoy every success in your work. Happy New Years! ” – – Vladimir Plahotniuc, Publika, 31 December 2017.
“The parliamentary elections due in the end of 2018 will be crucial, offering officials from EU and USA opportunity to denounce the electoral interference and put an end to the advancement of the pro-Russian forces. Moldova is a multi-ethnical state, dedicated to reforms and democracy. Yet, Russia’s intervention undermines our progress. We need the power of our western partners, in order to maintain ourselves on the way of progress.” – Vladimir Plahotniuc, Moldpres, 28 December 2017.
“The incitement to inter-ethnic hatred and promotion of distrust in the West are Moscow’s ways to try to make a mess of the democratic reforms. We are determined to put an end to this propaganda; yet, we need the West to acknowledge the challenges faced by Moldova and invest in the independent media market.” – Vladimir Plahotniuc, Moldpres, 28 December 2017.
“The most happiest moment is family reunion on holiday. These moments are really special. On these days, I only wish you all the best the life can provide, more hopes and more trust on life. Merry Christmas!” – Vladimir Plahotniuc, Publika, 25 December 2017.
“Although it will be an electoral year, it will be the year of important changes in attitude and efficiency.” – Vladimir Plahotniuc, Moldpres, 23 December 2017.