Analyzing Top 10 of Iasi's most intense connections (Figure 15), we mostly find these to be with cities in Moldova and Ukraine: Chisinau (IC=22.5), Ungheni
(IC=10.0), Odessa (IC=6.5), Balti (IC=5.5), Soroca (IC=5.0), Falesti (IC=5.0), Hincesti (IC=4.5), Reni (IC=4.0), Chernivtsi (IC=3.5) and an exception represented by Paris (IC=3.5) with whom Iasi is partner in three ESPON research projects, as 'virtual network' (Bohme et al., 2003, p.
They lit the inaugural torch on the Iasi-Ungheni gas pipeline in Moldova's border town of Zagarancea, Ungheni
rayon, together with European Energy Commissioner Oettinger.
A study made by the organizations "Terre de Homms" and "Save the Children" in 2005, based on questioning 1485 adults and 995 children in Soroca, Ungheni
and a rural zone close to the city of Chisinau, recorded the fact that more than half of the representatives of households had a monthly income of less than 1000 lei, 21% stated that they lacked heating during the winter in their homes, 72% stated that they were not connected to the sewage system, and 88% stated that they did not have access to hot running water.
Simultaneously with this process has reinforced the economic strength, especially industry and the population of the cities formed earlier-Balti, Tiraspol, Bender, Ungheni
, Soroca, Orhei, Cahul, Comrat.
(20) The church in Ungheni
(Mures), stone, built in 1858; the church in Urca (Cluj), stone, 1862 s.a.
on Prut river, in middle section of basin).
Orthodox priests also denied access for Greek Catholics to many cemeteries in more than 20 localities, including Pecica, Arad County, Desesti, Maramures County, Ungheni
, Mures County, Salva, Bistrita-Nasaud County.
Iurie Leanca with whom he will participate in the inauguration of the Iasi - Ungheni
To protest the appointment of 1 bishop on moral grounds, 30 Orthodox priests from the Ungheni
region switched their allegiance from the MOC to the BOC.
Under infrastructure, the projects foreseen include: improving capacity to manage lorry traffic at the Burachki/Terehova border crossing point between Russia and Latvia (with an estimated funding of Euro 4.1 million); improvements at the Ungheni
rail station at the Moldovan-Romanian border (Euro 3.5 million); and other plans concerning monitoring, studies and customs procedures.