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  • newWeekend calendar: Oscar Weekend, walking tour in Bucharest, movie openings

    Weekend calendar: Oscar Weekend, walking tour in Bucharest, movie openings

    Events: Oscar Weekend – January 19-21, at Elvire Popescu cinema in Bucharest. Read more about it here Bucharest Shortcut Cinefest – Short Film Marathon – January 19, at Unteatru in Bucharest. More info here Pakistan Film Festival – January 19…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 9:34am -
  • newRomania sees higher trade with U.S., Canada, Germany, China and Russia

    Romania sees higher trade with U.S., Canada, Germany, China and Russia

    Romania’s trade with some of the world’s biggest economies strongly increased in 2017, according to business environment minister Ilan Laufer. He said that the economic growth over 7% Romania recorded last year was also due to the increased bilat…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 9:30am -
  • newRuler Vlad the Impaler-inspired opera premiers in London

    Ruler Vlad the Impaler-inspired opera premiers in London

    Extracts from the opera Impaled, the first opera of young Romanian composer Vlad Maistorovici, will be performed on January 21 at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. The performance is part of the museum’s wider program Opera: Passion, Power an…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 9:22am -
  • newTimisoara tram turns into a restaurant for special event next week

    Timisoara tram turns into a restaurant for special event next week

    The residents and tourists in Timisoara, Western Romania, can enjoy a unique dining experience next week, when a new edition of the Cina in Tramvai (Dinner in the Tram) event takes place. The event, which will take place on January 26, gives people…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 8:50am -
  • newFamous Romanian shoe factory goes into insolvency

    Famous Romanian shoe factory goes into insolvency

    Clujana, one of the oldest shoe factories in Romania, went into insolvency, according to a decision of the Cluj Specialized Court, cited by local Mediafax. The company has difficulties in repaying over RON 13 million (EUR 2.8 million) worth of histor…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 8:30am -
  • newCompetition Council approves Romanian-German defense joint venture

    Competition Council approves Romanian-German defense joint venture

    Romania’s Competition Council approved the joint venture between state defense contractor Romarm and German defense group Rheinmetall, which will produce an armored vehicle for the Romanian Army. Each of the shareholders will hold a 50% stake in th…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 8:30am -
  • newRomanian sells a house for 100,000 Bibles

    Romanian sells a house for 100,000 Bibles

    Abel Viorel Cipeliuc Varvaroi, a Romanian who has been living in Spain for over 21 years, wants to sell his house in the Romanian city of Câmpulung Moldovenesc, Suceava county, for 100,000 Bibles. The man is convinced that the second coming of Jesus…
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:57am -
  • newGerman automotive company builds new factory in Craiova

    German automotive company builds new factory in Craiova

    German company Wielpütz Automotive will build a EUR 10 million car component factory in Craiova, Southern Romania. The company’s representatives signed on Wednesday the contract to lease 3 hectares of land in the High-Tech Industry Park, operated…
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:30am -
  • newRomania’s roads company suspends highway reception due to nonconformities

    Romania’s roads company suspends highway reception due to nonconformities

    CNAIR, the company that manages Romania’s road infrastructure projects, has suspended the reception of the third section of the Sebes – Turda highway due to nonconformities. The company has agreed with the contractor to have the problems solved w…
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:30am -
  • newRomania’s first woman minister, a Harvard-educated physician

    Romania’s first woman minister, a Harvard-educated physician

    The recent appointment of Viorica Dancila as Romania’s first woman prime minister was an opportunity to look at how women are represented in local politics. In its first version, the government of Mihai Tudose had five women ministers, in a cabinet…
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:25am -

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  • newRomania braced for huge protests amid 'big step backwards' on rule of law
    Critics say changes to judicial system and proposed decriminalisation of some corruption offences mean separation of powers is ‘finished’Romania is taking the biggest step backwards on the rule of law since it joined the European Union, a former…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:00am -
  • Michael I of Romania obituary
    Former monarch and last surviving head of state from the second world warThe former King Michael of Romania, who has died aged 96, was the last surviving head of state from the second world war. Trapped between two giant war machines, he was eventual…
    - 45 days ago, 5 Dec 17, 11:26am -
  • Housebuilders issue Brexit plea as poll shows UK reliance on EU workers
    Home Builders Federation says one in six builders are from EU and calls for permit system for skilled workers to build more homes and ease housing crisisMore than one in six people working on housebuilding sites across Britain come from other EU coun…
    - 45 days ago, 5 Dec 17, 1:01am -
  • Romanians protest against weakening of anti-corruption powers
    Government’s opponents claim draft laws being considered would allow high-level corruption to go unpunishedRomania’s centre-left coalition government is bracing itself for rolling demonstrations by tens of thousands of protesters over claims that…
    - 53 days ago, 27 Nov 17, 7:40am -
  • How the brown bear became public enemy number one in rural Romania
    Despite a national hunting ban, the attitude to bears has become increasingly hostile, with some remote villagers taking matters into their own handsHigh up in the Carpathian mountains, a forest guard named Csaba Demeter was leaving the woods one eve…
    - 58 days ago, 22 Nov 17, 2:30am -
  • 'Terrible conditions': police uncover abuse and exploitation on farms in Sicily
    Action follows Observer investigation into claims of forced labour and sexual exploitation among Romanian migrant women employed as agricultural workersEight arrests have been made and legal proceedings launched against 33 farming companies across Si…
    - 80 days ago, 31 Oct 17, 3:00am -
  • Romania shrugs off label of Europe’s poor man as economy booms
    Since it joined the EU in 2007, government economic measures and communist-era educational excellence have spurred rapid growthAt a sleek new office in the heart of Bucharest, Fitbit co-founder and chief executive James Park explains why the smartwe…
    - 97 days ago, 14 Oct 17, 2:25pm -
  • Anti-gay marriage clerk Kim Davis takes her fight from Kentucky to Romania
    Davis, who spent five days in prison for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, heads to Romania on nine-day tour as a referendum is set to be heldA referendum on banning same-sex marriage has drawn international anti-gay marriage campaigners…
    - 98 days ago, 13 Oct 17, 1:30am -
  • Number of Romanians and Bulgarians in UK rises to 413,000
    Office for National Statistics report shows nearly 80% increase from 2014 in people from the two countries living in Britain The number of Romanians and Bulgarians living in Britain has risen by nearly 80% from 230,000 in 2014 to 413,000 last year, a…
    - 100 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 7:09am -
  • Japan sends in experts to rescue world's bedraggled bonsais
    Tokyo has targeted some 40 traditional gardens in need of immediate repair, with a team set to travel to Romania and the USTokyo plans to send green-fingered experts to every corner of the world on a mission to spruce up Japanese-style gardens that h…
    - 5 Oct 17, 8:06am -
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