The Government is the public authority of executive power that functions on the basis of the vote of confidence granted by Parliament, ensures the achievement of the country's domestic and foreign policy and that exercises the general leadership of public administration. The Government is appointed by the President of Romania on the basis of the vote of confidence granted to the Government by Parliament.
The Government consists of Prime Minister and Ministers. Prime Minister leads the Government and coordinates the activities of its members, in compliance with their legal duties. The working apparatus of the Government is composed of the working apparatus of the Prime Minister, Secretariat - General of the Government, departments and other similar organizational structures with specific tasks set by Government Decision.
Victoria Palace was designed by professor Duiliu Marcu (1885-1966), student of the Bucharest Superior School of Architecture (1906) and of Paris Ecole de Beaux – Arts (diplomat in 1912). After a first period of activity, complying in the beginning with the formulas of the French academic trend, afterwards with those of Neo- Romanian style, Duiliu Marcu joined the modern trend in the ‘30s, becoming one of its main representatives in Romania.
Cabinet of the ministers of the Government of Romania
The Government adopts decisions and ordinances. Decisions are issued for law enforcement organization. Ordinances are issued under a special enabling law, within the limits and conditions specified by it. The decisions and ordinances adopted by the Government are signed by Prime Minister, countersigned by the Ministers who are duty bound to implement them and are published in the Official Gazette. The non - publication entails the absence of a decision or ordinance. Decisions with military character shall be conveyed only to the institutions concerned.