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  • newLocal electro-IT retailer opens biggest Apple Shop in Romania

    Local electro-IT retailer opens biggest Apple Shop in Romania

    Romanian electro-IT retailer Altex will open a 150 sqm Apple Shop in its Media Galaxy store, in the Feeria Shopping Center, in northern Bucharest. The company says this is biggest Apple Shop in the country. “The Romanians’ interest for Apple prod…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 1:18pm -
  • newPrince of Wales Foundation supports wounded Romanian military

    Prince of Wales Foundation supports wounded Romanian military

    The Prince of Wales Foundation has launched a program to support Romanian military wounded in recent conflicts and those retiring and wishing to start a new career. Romanian soldiers have taken part in some 30,000 missions as part of the NATO multina…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 12:47pm -
  • newLargest post-1989 Saxon meeting takes place in Romania

    Largest post-1989 Saxon meeting takes place in Romania

    Some 12,000 representatives of Saxon communities in Romania, Germany, Austria and the United States are expected to attend a meeting in Sibiu, between August 4 and August 6, Martin Bottesch, the president of the Democrat Forum of Germans in Romania (…
    - 5 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 9:50am -
  • newRomanian Culture Minister: Rosia Montana could be both protected site & gold exploitation

    Romanian Culture Minister: Rosia Montana could be both protected site & gold exploitation

    If the Rosia Montana site in Romania is wisely included in the UNESCO patrimony, it could leave room for both the site’s preservation and, if all environment criteria are met, for its exploitation, Lucian Romascanu, the Romanian Culture Minister, s…
    - 5 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 9:44am -
  • newRomania plans EUR 600 mln emergency intervention services upgrade

    Romania plans EUR 600 mln emergency intervention services upgrade

    The Romanian Government is looking to endow the General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations (IGSU) with EUR 600 million worth of equipment, said Prime Minister Mihai Tudose. Most of the sum should be covered by EU funds and the endowment is to be m…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 8:06am -
  • newAnalysts have modest expectations on Romania’s economic situation

    Analysts have modest expectations on Romania’s economic situation

    The macroeconomic confidence indicator compiled by Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Romania dropped by 6.6 points in June reaching 60 points, as analysts are expecting weaker economic results for the country. The indicator has a component that eval…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 8:00am -
  • newCounty council pays EUR 5 mln for Oradea airport’s second terminal

    County council pays EUR 5 mln for Oradea airport’s second terminal

    The Bihor county council signed yesterday the contract for designing and building Oradea airport’s second terminal. The association of UTI group and Eldiclau has won the contract, which is worth RON 21.8 million (EUR 4.77 million). Local authoritie…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 7:31am -
  • newSummer storms hurt 30, damage property in Romania

    Summer storms hurt 30, damage property in Romania

    The summer storms announced by yellow alert of heavy rain at the beginning of the week hurt several people and damaged property in almost half of Romania. Military firemen intervened in 91 localities in 17 counties in Romania affected by heavy rainfa…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 7:25am -
  • newSwedish group Electrolux moves to profit in Romania

    Swedish group Electrolux moves to profit in Romania

    Electrolux Romania, the local subsidiary of the Swedish group Electrolux, one of the largest home appliance manufacturers worldwide, recorded a turnover of RON 512.4 million (EUR 112.3 million) last year, up 20% over 2015. After eight years of losses…
    - 8 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 7:15am -
  • newLending increases in Romania supported by local currency loans

    Lending increases in Romania supported by local currency loans

    Loans to households and corporations in Romania rose by 0.9% in June compared to the previous month, reaching RON 226.77 billion (EUR 49.62 billion), after an advance of 0.7% in May. Meanwhile the annual growth pace reached 4.2%, according to Romania…
    - 8 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 6:37am -

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  • newPegas reborn: Romania's communist bicycle returns with oomph and style
    A proletariat era symbol gets a modern makeover as a nostalgic nation warms up to its iconic bike brand In communist Romania, almost every child had a Pegas bicycle. In a country cut off from the outside world, the state-owned company’s distinctive…
    - 13 hours ago, 26 Jul 17, 1:30am -
  • Romania hits Canadian firm with $9m 'retaliatory' tax bill over gold mine
    Move comes after Gabriel Resources sues government for $4.4bn over failed bid to establish goldmine in Apuseni mountains Romania has served a Canadian mining company with a $8.6m back taxes bill days after the company filed a $4.4bn compensation clai…
    - 13 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 2:10am -
  • Romania's government collapses as ruling party MPs oust prime minister
    Sorin Grindeanu loses power in 241-7 no-confidence vote brought by members of his leftwing Social Democratic partyRomania’s prime minister has been toppled after the parliament passed a vote of no confidence tabled by his party.Barely six months af…
    - 35 days ago, 21 Jun 17, 10:27am -
  • Tooth and claw: protective mother bear cuts off Dracula's castle
    Brown bear protecting three cubs closes Poenari Castle used by Romania’s Vlad the Impaler in the 15th century While Dracula’s legend usually fails to scare tourists away from the blood-sucking vampire’s 15th century castle, a large, furry and p…
    - 47 days ago, 9 Jun 17, 10:20pm -
  • Romanian couple jailed for trafficking girl, 14, into prostitution in UK
    Romelia Florentina Radu and Petre Niculescu promised child and other victims work before forcing them into prostitutionA Romanian couple have been jailed for trafficking a 14-year-old girl and other women into prostitution in the UK, in the first pro…
    - 75 days ago, 12 May 17, 12:58pm -
  • Ilie Nastase apologises and says Serena Williams comment was ‘spontaneous’
    • Romanian has been provisionally suspended by ITF• Nastase criticises Johanna Konta for complaint during Fed Cup matchIlie Nastase has issued an apology for his conduct during Romania’s Fed Cup tie against Great Britain last weekend. The 70-ye…
    - 89 days ago, 28 Apr 17, 10:35am -
  • Serena Williams accuses Ilie Nastase of racially abusing her and unborn child
    US tennis great responds to controversial Romanian’s ‘chocolate with milk’ comment at Fed Cup tennis meeting in RomaniaAmerican tennis player Serena Williams has accused Ilie Nastase of racially abusing her and her unborn baby as she made her f…
    - 93 days ago, 24 Apr 17, 7:20pm -
  • Winter returns to Europe with a vengeance
    Farmers fear for crops after a week of frost and snow, while a persistent heatwave in India costs scores of livesAfter a very warm start to April, parts of Central and Eastern Europe reverted to winter mode over the Easter weekend and throughout last…
    - 94 days ago, 23 Apr 17, 4:30pm -
  • Ilie Nastase sparks Fed Cup chaos with foul-mouthed outburst in Romania v GB
    • Romanian kicked off court during Konta match, suspending play• ITF ban Nastase from playing any part in the rest of tieThe International Tennis Federation has banned Ilie Nastase from taking any further part in the Fed Cup tie between Romania a…
    - 95 days ago, 22 Apr 17, 8:50am -
  • The dirty tricks that demonise George Soros | Nick Cohen
    Nationalists around the world have found an enemy – now they’re prepared to pin anything on himAs the politics turns hard right, the creased face of an elderly Hungarian Jew has become the prime target for resurgent nationalists across the world.…
    - 15 Apr 17, 7:05pm -
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HRW: Romania

  • Civil Society Letter to Heads of State and Government on EU Response to the Refugee Crisis
    Dear Heads of State and Government,We are civil society organisations, which are supported, collectively, by hundreds of thousands of people across Europe, working with those less fortunate to alleviate poverty, provide essential aid and defend peop…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Submission to the Committee on the Rights of the Child concerning Romania
    This submission focuses on the protection of students, teachers, and schools in situations of armed conflict. It relates to Article 38 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and to the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Ch…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Dispatches: Frank Talk in the US About Ending HIV
    As uncomfortable and politically sensitive as it may be, the road to ending AIDS in the United States runs through the criminal justice system.The groups at highest risk for HIV are those most entangled with the criminal justice system. Sex workers,…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • World Report 2014: European Union
    Amid economic crisis and much contested austerity measures in many member states, discrimination, racism, and homophobia remained serious problems in European Union member states.  Roma, migrants, and asylum seekers are particularly marginalized.Th…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Europe: Time to Drop the Roma Myths
    When I was growing up in Greece, my grandparents often told me that if I didn’t eat my food, they would call the Gypsies to take me away. Sadly, the old myths about Roma snatching babies were revived after police took a little blonde-haired, blue-e…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

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