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In 2014, DreamHack Bucharest, the largest and most significant eSports tournament in Romania, will take the Bucharest Polivalenta Hall by…

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CEC Bank plans to provide EUR 116 mln…

CEC Bank, the state-owned lender, has around RON 260 million (EUR 58.1 million) worth of state guarantees at its disposal…

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State-owned Radiocom aims to become telecom player

Romania’s National Radiocommunications Company, Radiocom, is preparing its debut on the telecom market by launching an offer of integrated services…

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BCR aims to provide state-backed loans worth EUR…

Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR), the lender controlled by Austria’s Erste Bank, will provide operating capital credit facilities up to RON…

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[UPDATE] The CFR employee protest affected 278 trains, according to information from CFR. “Between 7 and 9 am, as a…

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Exotic butterflies exhibition at Bucharest Botanical Garden

Exotic butterflies from South America and Asia fly free for the second time in the tropical greenhouse within the Dimitrie Brandza…

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New car registrations in Europe recorded in March 2014 were in tune with the current trend, March being the seventh…

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The most important work that Chelgate does in Romania relates to the European Commission, but the firm also advises international…

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BRD plans 4 percent hike in lending to…

BRD Groupe Societe Generale aims to gain 4 percent in lending this year, on the back of enhanced demand from…

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Bosch scheduled a new factory opening in the Cluj county on May 9, tying it to Europe’s day. It is…

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DreamHack returns with a vengeance to Bucharest for new edition

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In 2014, DreamHack Bucharest, the largest and most significant eSports tournament in Romania, will take the Bucharest Polivalenta Hall by storm for the second year in a row. For two days, on April 26-27, Bucharest will become the top of the gaming world for both some of the most well-known pro-players in the world, and [...]more »

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CEC Bank plans to provide EUR 116 mln in state-backed loans to SMEs

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CEC Bank, the state-owned lender, has around RON 260 million (EUR 58.1 million) worth of state guarantees at its disposal…more »

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State-owned Radiocom aims to become telecom player

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Romania’s National Radiocommunications Company, Radiocom, is preparing its debut on the telecom market by launching an offer of integrated services…more »

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[UPDATE] CFR protest shuts down all rail traffic on Wednesday morning for two hours

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[UPDATE] The CFR employee protest affected 278 trains, according to information from CFR. “Between 7 and 9 am, as a…more »

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Dacia, leader in car sales increase in EU in first quarter

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New car registrations in Europe recorded in March 2014 were in tune with the current trend, March being the seventh…more »

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Romania’s Sova says Sibiu-Nadlac motorway to be completed in Q4 2015

April 07, 2014 17:36

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Dan Sova, the minister of transport, told BR the motorway linking Sibiu and Nadlac will be finished in the fourth…more »

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Daimler starts EUR 300 mln plant expansion in Romanian subsidiary

April 05, 2014 12:44

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Star Transmission, the local subsidiary of German car maker Daimler, has kicked off on Friday expansion works at its transmission…more »

Money

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CEC Bank plans to provide EUR 116 mln in state-backed loans to SMEs

April 23, 2014 13:27

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CEC Bank, the state-owned lender, has around RON 260 million (EUR 58.1 million) worth of state guarantees at its disposal…more »

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BCR aims to provide state-backed loans worth EUR 117 mln to SMEs

April 23, 2014 12:13

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Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR), the lender controlled by Austria’s Erste Bank, will provide operating capital credit facilities up to RON…more »

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DreamHack returns with a vengeance to Bucharest for new edition

April 23, 2014 13:36

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In 2014, DreamHack Bucharest, the largest and most significant eSports tournament in Romania, will take the Bucharest Polivalenta Hall by…more »

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State-owned Radiocom aims to become telecom player

April 23, 2014 12:41

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Romania’s National Radiocommunications Company, Radiocom, is preparing its debut on the telecom market by launching an offer of integrated services…more »

Energy

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Romgaz sues Elcen to recover RON 240 million in debt

April 18, 2014 17:58

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Romania’s state-run natural gas producer Romgaz  filed legal action against electricity and thermal power producer Electrocentrale Bucuresti (ELCEN) to recover…more »

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Romania to exempt heavy industry from green energy costs

April 18, 2014 11:57

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Romania plans to exempt large industrial energy users from paying up to 60% of their renewable energy costs for 10…more »

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Epstein will develop projects worth EUR 40 million in Romania

April 18, 2014 16:00

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Epstein’s portfolio in Romania includes projects worth of EUR 40 million currently in development, a similar level to the one…more »

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Former residence of Ceausescu, up for sale

April 18, 2014 10:59

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The former private residence of late Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, the Primaverii Palace in Bucharest, will be up for sale,…more »

Going Out

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Shakespeare International Festival to kick off also in Bucharest

April 18, 2014 14:18

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The ninth edition of the Shakespeare International Festival which is celebrated in Craiova, Dolj county, will present two performances in…more »

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New York ShortsUP to start next weekend

April 17, 2014 14:33

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New York ShortsUP presents a selection of award-winning short films about the most cosmopolitan metropolis in the world, NYC. The…more »

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Chelgate CEO: “Romania is managing its international reputation with hands over its ears”

April 22, 2014 17:55

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The most important work that Chelgate does in Romania relates to the European Commission, but the firm also advises international…more »

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BRD names two new board members

April 22, 2014 12:57

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BRD Groupe Societe Generale has appointed Giovanni Luca Soma and Aurelian Dochia as members of the board of directors for…more »

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Authentic Belgian culinary experience at the Belgian Week

April 18, 2014 08:00

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Between April 22 and May 1, at Crowne Plaza will be celebrated the Belgian Week, an event that celebrates the…more »

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10 beautiful Bucharest churches to visit on Easter weekend

April 17, 2014 10:01

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Romanians still hold their deities very close to their hearts and the country’s capital is swarming with places of worship.…more »

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DreamHack returns with a vengeance to Bucharest for new edition

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In 2014, DreamHack Bucharest, the largest and most significant eSports tournament in Romania, will take the Bucharest Polivalenta Hall by…more »

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Exotic butterflies exhibition at Bucharest Botanical Garden

April 23, 2014 09:04

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Exotic butterflies from South America and Asia fly free for the second time in the tropical greenhouse within the Dimitrie Brandza…more »

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Local companies remain active investors despite downturn

December 16, 2013 10:04

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With around EUR 9 billion invested domestically last year, big Romanian players have courageously continued to expand and create jobs,…more »

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OPINION Valeriu Nistor: Why it’s good to have a common goal

November 25, 2013 08:53

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A few days ago I saw a video clip from the 1980s in which a government representative was addressing the…more »