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Real estate investments skyrocket to EUR 1.2 bln…

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

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Starbucks opens new coffee shop in downtown Bucharest

American coffee shop chain Starbucks will open Friday one coffee shop in downtown Bucharest, Hanul lui Manuc, reaching an 11-unit network…

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First Home 2014: State guarantees 25,000 mortgage loans…

The Romanian state offered 25,000 guarantees this year on mortgage loans under the first Home program and received loans of…

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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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JLL: Bucharest ranks 30th in the top European…

Bucharest ranks 30th among the most attractive 57 cities in Europe in terms of the interest of international retailers for…

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Hercesa sells 13,000 sq m plot of land…

Spanish developer Hercesa signed a deal Thursday for the sale of a 12,700 square meters terrain to a joint venture…

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Auchan acquires EUR 20 mln shopping center in…

Real-estate rental specialists Rolast have sold a shopping center in Pitesti to Auchan Romania for EUR 20 million. The Auchana…

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Give IT Top 2014 picks its winners

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

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Mega Image rebrands & reopens Angst units; nears…

Mega Image announced on Wednesday it reopened, under its own brand, 18 Angst store it acquired from the meat-by product…

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New Minister for Information Society wants the Big…

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

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

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Featured December 18, 2014 17:58 0 comments

Romania’s real estate investment volume reached 1.2 billion in 2014, up from EUR 300 million the previous year, according to data from real estate consulting company DTZ Echinox. “We think that this is only the beginning of a longer period during which the investment market will grow constantly each year,” said Razvan Sin, head of […]more »

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Starbucks opens new coffee shop in downtown Bucharest

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American coffee shop chain Starbucks will open Friday one coffee shop in downtown Bucharest, Hanul lui Manuc, reaching an 11-unit network…more »

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First Home 2014: State guarantees 25,000 mortgage loans for EUR 900 mln

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The Romanian state offered 25,000 guarantees this year on mortgage loans under the first Home program and received loans of…more »

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Starbucks opens new coffee shop in downtown Bucharest

December 18, 2014 15:58

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American coffee shop chain Starbucks will open Friday one coffee shop in downtown Bucharest, Hanul lui Manuc, reaching an 11-unit network…more »

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Zenith Media requires in court suspension of fine levied by Competition Council

December 18, 2014 13:53

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

Investments

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CIT Restructuring: Real estate, least profitable industry in Romania

December 02, 2014 14:32

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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 »

Money

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Fitch keeps closer watch on Banca Transilvania following Volksbank acquisition

December 16, 2014 11:12

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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

December 14, 2014 22:50

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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 »

Tech

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New Minister for Information Society wants the Big Brother law back on track

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

December 17, 2014 14:51

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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 »

Energy

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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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McGregor & Partners: Government favors industrial sector with state aid scheme for electro-intensive consumers

December 11, 2014 12:33

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The decision nr 495/2014 regarding the partial exemption of electro-intensive industry from the payment of the contribution related to promoting…more »

Property

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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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First Home 2014: State guarantees 25,000 mortgage loans for EUR 900 mln

December 18, 2014 15:17

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The Romanian state offered 25,000 guarantees this year on mortgage loans under the first Home program and received loans of…more »

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Movie review – The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

December 17, 2014 14:44

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Fantasy-aficionados around the globe are sure to lament as madness reigns in the hall of the Mountain King. The Hobbit trilogy…more »

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Alexandru Tomescu and Tiberiu Soare mark Romanian revolution with spectacular concert

December 15, 2014 08:30

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After 25 years since the Romanian revolution, in the memory of the people who lost their lives in December 1989,…more »

Profiles

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Former Lukoil manager named sales&marketing director at GEFCO Romania

December 17, 2014 13:54

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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

December 15, 2014 17:58

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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 »

Lifestyle

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Re-leaf: it’s tea time in Bucharest

December 02, 2014 12:30

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Despite the recent invasion of our high streets by big brand coffee houses, tea rooms have staged a comeback, often…more »

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New chef in town: more Italian flavors at InterContinental Bucharest

November 18, 2014 13:36

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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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Give IT Top 2014 picks its winners

December 17, 2014 16:40

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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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Alexandru Tomescu and Tiberiu Soare mark Romanian revolution with spectacular concert

December 15, 2014 08:30

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After 25 years since the Romanian revolution, in the memory of the people who lost their lives in December 1989,…more »

Testimonials

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First election results in Romania’s presidential vote: Klaus Iohannis wins 54.81 percent of votes

November 17, 2014 07:12

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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

November 13, 2014 17:10

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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 »