Business Review - Romania's Premiere Business Weekly
medicover synevo

Medicover and Synevo’s revenues in Romania up 19.1…

Medicover, an international health service company listed on the Swedish stock market, Nasdaq Stockholm, had a revenue growth of 14.1…

Romania’s government to ease access for foreign workers…

The government could modify the legislation on hiring foreign workers in Romania, eliminating the obligation of employers to pay them…

Flanco

Flanco to open electronic goods outlet, with prices…

Flanco has announced that it will inaugurate a new type of store in its network on April 27, which will…

Disgraced businessman Sorin Ovidiu Vintu hit with fresh…

Disgraced Romanian businessman Sorin Ovidiu Vintu, currently serving a prison sentence, received a new 10-year sentence for defrauding the Association…

CCC buys Romania’s Shoe Express for EUR 33…

Footwear retailer CCC will buy 100 percent stake in Romanian company Shoe Express for EUR 33 million. The transaction will…

Sign Up for Business Review and receive the latest information, alerts, newsletters, events and more.

LATEST NEWS

Ford’s unexpected decision: to stop selling sedans in North America and exit unprofitable markets

Auto April 26, 2018 16:00 0 comments

Ford Motor has made up its plans for 2019-2022 and there are several costs cuts, from stopping production of some vehicles to exit from unprofitable markets. One of the most important decisions is to stop selling Ford brand sedans in North America, a move that its nearly doubling its cost-cutting target by 2022 from the […]more »

Romania’s government to ease access for foreign workers to the local market

Human Resources April 26, 2018 15:56 0 comments

The government could modify the legislation on hiring foreign workers in Romania, eliminating the obligation of employers to pay them…more »

venice commission

Controversial changes to Justice laws subject to scrutiny by Venice Commission, despite Romanian government’s year-long avoidance

Legal April 26, 2018 13:19 0 comments

The Monitoring Commission in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (APCE) has approved a request by the Romanian…more »

Business

medicover synevo

Medicover and Synevo’s revenues in Romania up 19.1 pct in Q1 2018

April 26, 2018 16:49

0 comments

Medicover, an international health service company listed on the Swedish stock market, Nasdaq Stockholm, had a revenue growth of 14.1…more »

Ford’s unexpected decision: to stop selling sedans in North America and exit unprofitable markets

April 26, 2018 16:00

0 comments

Ford Motor has made up its plans for 2019-2022 and there are several costs cuts, from stopping production of some…more »

Investments

automation jobs robots

Europe wants its countries to invest EUR 20bn in Artificial Intelligence

April 26, 2018 11:29

0 comments

Brussels has called for a EUR 20bn (GBP 14bn) cash injection for artificial intelligence research, while pouring cold water over…more »

drugs

ReviveMed, the start-up that uses AI in drug discovery

April 20, 2018 16:26

0 comments

What if there’s a drug that already exists that could treat a disease with no known therapies, but we just…more »

Money

eugen teodorovici

Finance minister sends reassuring message to Romanians working abroad, after legislative proposal that requires all transfers above €1000 to be reported

April 26, 2018 12:58

0 comments

‘The money sent home by the Romanians comes from honest work’ says the minister of Finance Eugen Teodorovici, stating that…more »

robor increase

Romania’s 3M money market rate reaches 3.5 year-high for third day in a row. Analysts: Growth will continue, but it will slow down

April 26, 2018 11:48

0 comments

Romania’s money market rate (ROBOR), the main indicator that sets the interest rates for RON currency borrowers, reached on Thursday…more »

Tech

Nokia launches its latest smartphones 8 Sirocco and 7 Plus in Romania. FOTO

April 26, 2018 14:37

0 comments

The latest Nokia brand phones, made by HMD Global, are officially launched in Romania. The flagship, Nokia 8 Sirocco, is…more »

mark zuckerberg

Facebook posts record revenues for Q1, despite data privacy scandal

April 26, 2018 14:01

0 comments

Facebook Inc. shares rose on Wednesday after the company posted a surprising 63 percent rise in profit as well as…more »

Energy

green energy , long term energy aims

Romania’s energy regulator proposes replacing green certificates with fixed tariff system

April 25, 2018 16:29

0 comments

Romanian Energy Regulatory Authority (ANRE) proposes replacing the support scheme for renewable energy with green certificates with a new fixed…more »

Romania’s government could set a minimum guaranteed price for low-carbon energy

April 24, 2018 16:38

0 comments

Low-carbon energy producers will receive public money if the price of electricity on the market falls below a certain threshold,…more »

Property

Turkish Opsan leases 5,000 sqm in Pitesti-based warehouse

April 25, 2018 11:54

0 comments

Turkish car parts maker Opsan has leased 5,000 square meters of industrial space in CTPark Pitesti, the project developed by…more »

Romania’s infrastructure: 35 percent of the roads are covered with stone and soil

April 25, 2018 09:55

0 comments

Romania has made little progress last year in modernizing its infrastructure, official statistics released on Wednesday showing that 35 percent…more »

Going Out

BR Exclusive: LikeOne, Ionut Rusu and Bromania, the funny men and women who make big business out of making Romanians laugh

April 26, 2018 19:39

0 comments BR Exclusive

Earning a living out of doing what you love is any entrepreneur’s dream.When you make money out of making people…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Zen Tuesdays @ Therme

April 26, 2018 14:29

0 comments

Tuesdays at Therme are dedicated to balance and relaxation. You’ll be able to enjoy the superzen ambient notes, the Aqua…more »

Profiles

Interview. Sorina Mihai (Porter Novelli Romania): “In 2018, communication should be organic, fluid and closely linked to society’s pace”

April 24, 2018 17:00

0 comments BR Exclusive

With over 16 years’ worth of experience in the communication area, her knowledge spans multiple categories, including FMCG, telecommunications, consumer…more »

Andrius Biceika

Andrius Biceika (Revolut), after Romanian launch: We also plan to expand outside Europe to as many countries as possible

April 24, 2018 08:00

0 comments BR Exclusive

Revolut is a service that tends to disrupt the banking system. Specially in the money transfer across countries area where…more »

Lifestyle

Famous DJ-Producer Avicii dead at 28

April 20, 2018 22:34

0 comments

“Wake Me Up” and “Levels” producer dies in Oman, though cause of death has yet to be revealed, according to…more »

Russell Crowe’s divorce auction: From a dead horse to diamonds and weapons, motorcycles or musical instruments

April 06, 2018 14:46

0 comments

People have made a fuss about Russell Crowe’s leather jockstrap, which is coming to auction with an estimate of A$500…more »

Calendar

ICAP Group holds the 9th credit risk management conference on May 9: Local and international finance specialists to attend

April 25, 2018 13:49

0 comments

ICAP Romania and Cycle European, both members of ICAP Group, will organize on May 9 at Radisson Blu Hotel the…more »

Belgium, a key player in the Romanian real estate sector

April 19, 2018 09:46

0 comments

The Belgian Romanian Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the sixth edition of The Belgian Week, taking place between…more »

Testimonials

Opinion: Ten things that keep lawyers awake at night

September 12, 2017 14:04

0 comments

In the last decade, the reality of law firms has changed dramatically, and will continue to change at an increased…more »

Photo gallery. How was US Independence Day celebrated in Bucharest

July 05, 2017 10:21

0 comments

President Klaus Iohannis, PM Mihai Tudose, the head of anti-graft agency DNA, Laura Codruta Kovesi, alongside Romanian ministers and MPs…more »