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Putting Romania on the map: cultural festivals

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Metro Cash&Carry Romania  recorded sales of EUR 909 million (RON 4.04 billion) in the last fiscal year, namely October 2013…

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Nidera acquires 250,000t terminal in Constanta

Agribusiness and trading company Nidera has fully acquired the USA/USC Terminal in the port of Constanta, Romania, company representatives have…

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Mega Image expands network to over 400 units

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Zenith Media requires in court suspension of fine…

Zenith Media, led by Maria Tudor, has requested in Court the suspension of the EUR 478,560 fine levied in October…

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Putting Romania on the map: cultural festivals

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For several years now, Romania has been a cultural hotspot for the performing arts, film, theatre and music. Looking back over the cultural calendar of 2014, BR highlights the top festivals held around the country. By Oana Vasiliu Lights, camera, action: film Cluj-Napoca was the talk of the cultural world from May 30 to June […]more »

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Film review: Two Days, One Night (Deux jours, une nuit)

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Robbie Williams coming to Romania for the first time in 2015

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British pop sensation Robbie Williams will hold a concert in Bucharest next year, on July 17, in Piata Constitutiei. The…more »

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Metro Cash&Carry Romania posted sales of EUR 909 mln in the last fiscal year

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Metro Cash&Carry Romania  recorded sales of EUR 909 million (RON 4.04 billion) in the last fiscal year, namely October 2013…more »

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Nidera acquires 250,000t terminal in Constanta

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Agribusiness and trading company Nidera has fully acquired the USA/USC Terminal in the port of Constanta, Romania, company representatives have…more »

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CIT Restructuring: Real estate, least profitable industry in Romania

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Real estate developments and consultancy is one of the biggest loss generators in the Romanian economy, along side metalwork. At…more »

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Draft: Government to spend RON 63 bln on 115 investment projects

November 27, 2014 17:11

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The Romanian Government has selected 115 public investment projects which are considered a priority for the 2015 state budget and…more »

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Fitch keeps closer watch on Banca Transilvania following Volksbank acquisition

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Fitch Ratings has placed Romania-based Banca Transilvania S.A.’s (BT) ‘BB-’ Long-term IDR and ‘bb-’ Viability Rating on Rating Watch Evolving…more »

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Romanian Government approves 2015 budget; Parliament vote on December 19

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The Romanian goverment approved the 2015 state budget in its meeting on Friday. Earlier in the week, Ponta’s cabinet reached…more »

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December 17, 2014 15:28

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Sorin Grindeanu, the new minister for Information Society, wants to find “the right solutions” for bringing back on the political…more »

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Eurostat: 39 percent of Romanians never used the internet

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Almost 40 percent of the country’s population never connected to the internet, the highest percentage in the European Union, according…more »

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The Year in Review: Energy

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The IPO of electricity supplier Electrica marked one of the most important moments of the year on the Bucharest Stock…more »

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US Quintana shows interest in CE Hunedoara, as electricity producer nears insolvency

December 16, 2014 10:47

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Andrei Gerea, the new SME’s and Energy minister said on Monday that Hunedoara Energy Complex (CE Hunedoara) is close to…more »

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Impact takes out RON 18 mln loan from Banca Transilvania

December 19, 2014 12:11

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Impact Developer&Contractor, controlled by businessman Gheorghe Iaciu, contracted two loans, totaling RON 18 million (EUR4 million), from lender Banca Transilvania…more »

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Real estate investments skyrocket to EUR 1.2 bln in 2014, says DTZ Echinox

December 18, 2014 17:58

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Romania’s real estate investment volume reached 1.2 billion in 2014, up from EUR 300 million the previous year, according to…more »

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Putting Romania on the map: cultural festivals

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For several years now, Romania has been a cultural hotspot for the performing arts, film, theatre and music. Looking back…more »

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A phone rings; a woman lies on her bed, not answering it. Already, we know we’re witnessing a crisis. And…more »

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Former Lukoil manager named sales&marketing director at GEFCO Romania

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Logisitics operator GEFCO Romania, controlled by RZD, has a new sales and marketing director in the person of Dan Artenii.…more »

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JLL appoints Marius Scuta as acting head

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Marius Scuta has been appointed head of JLL’s local office “following Gijs Klomp’s announcement that he will be relocating back…more »

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Re-leaf: it’s tea time in Bucharest

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InterContinental Bucharest has a new executive chef, Cristian Marino, who will be in charge of the overall operation and administration…more »

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On December 11th, Ateliere Fara Frontiere has awarded the „Give IT Top 2014” competition winners during an event hosted by…more »

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Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis won 54.81 percent of the votes in the second round of the presidential elections, while current…more »

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Almost 750 editorial events expected at the upcoming edition of Gaudeamus book fair

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Around 750 editorial events are expected to take place at the upcoming edition of the Gaudeamus book fair, set to…more »