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Timisoara third most visited city in Q1 of…

Timisoara received the third biggest number of tourists in the first quarter of 2017, behind Bucharest and Brasov. The ranking…

generic drug producers

Romanian Government makes relocation to Bucharest of the…

According to Romanian deputy PM Ciolacu, the relocation to Bucharest of the European Medicines Agency is a priority of the…

Survey: one in three Romanians is concerned over…

One in three Romanians, namely 29 percent of respondents, is concerned over rising costs in the upcoming year. Moreover, 21…

BCR: Increase in excise duty on fuel could…

The increase in excise duty on fuel could add about 0.4 percentage points to the inflation rate, and further could…

Romanian investment transaction market up by 43 pct…

The Romanian investment transaction market went up by 43 pct in the first half of 2017 to approximately EUR 530…

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Romania’s foreign office in touch with Spanish authorities over Barcelona terror attack

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Legal August 17, 2017 20:06 0 comments

The General Consulate of Romania in Barcelona is communicating with local authorities to check whether Romanian citizens were harmed during the terrorist attack that took place on Thursday evening in Barcelona’s tourist area. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) said that up to now there are “no clues” regarding any Romanian harmed in the attack. […]more »

Timisoara third most visited city in Q1 of 2017

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Timisoara received the third biggest number of tourists in the first quarter of 2017, behind Bucharest and Brasov. The ranking…more »

Tender for new Bucharest buses worth EUR 112 mln has been cancelled

Legal August 17, 2017 15:24 0 comments

The City Hall failed to attract any bidder in the public tender for the acquisition of 400 new buses fitted…more »

Business

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Romania’s foreign office in touch with Spanish authorities over Barcelona terror attack

August 17, 2017 20:06

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The General Consulate of Romania in Barcelona is communicating with local authorities to check whether Romanian citizens were harmed during…more »

Timisoara third most visited city in Q1 of 2017

August 17, 2017 15:27

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Timisoara received the third biggest number of tourists in the first quarter of 2017, behind Bucharest and Brasov. The ranking…more »

Investments

PM Tudose: American company could make historic investment of up to EUR 10 bln in Romania

August 16, 2017 09:47

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Romanian PM Mihai Tudose claims that an American company is planning a “colossal” investment in Romania as part of a…more »

foreign direct investments

Mark Reed (Renaissance Capital): We have seen increased interest from our clients in getting educated about Romania in the past 12 months

August 09, 2017 14:34

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Renaissance Capital a greater number of investors compared to two years ago are now aware of the market and trade…more »

Money

Romania champions EU economic growth in Q2

August 16, 2017 16:22

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Romania recorded the biggest economic growth in the European Union of 5.7 percent in the second quarter compared to the…more »

BT Leasing records 50 pct hike in financing in H1

August 16, 2017 15:37

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BT Leasing, part of the Banca Transilvania group, has registered an increase of its financing amount by 50 percent to…more »

Tech

Digi Communications records 12.1 pct growth of revenue in H1 on higher customer base

August 16, 2017 15:23

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Digi Communications, the group that controls telecom operator RCS&RDS, posted revenues of EUR 329 million in the first semester in…more »

Romania has fifth fastest broadband internet in world, says Ookla

August 16, 2017 10:21

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Romania is among the countries with the fastest fixed broadband internet, according to the latest statistics published by Ookla, the…more »

Energy

Romgaz records 41 pct spike in profit in H1 on higher sales

August 11, 2017 13:48

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Romgaz, the state-owned gas producer, recorded a net profit of RON 868 million in the first semester of this year,…more »

KMG International could expand retail fuel stations network in Romania and Bulgaria

August 11, 2017 11:41

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Oil major KMG International, controlled by Chinese CEFC, could expands its retail fuel stations networks in Romania and Bulgaria, once…more »

Property

Romania’s construction sector activity falls by 7.2 pct in H1 despite residential boom

August 16, 2017 16:53

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The construction works in Romania lost 7.2 percent in the first half of the year compared with the same period…more »

Grunenpark residential project to be completed in Q2 2018 with 50 pct already sold

August 16, 2017 14:13

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Property developer Iridex Group has sold 50 percent of residential project Grunenpark, which comprises 85 apartments. The complex is scheduled…more »

Going Out

This weekend in Bucharest: Cuentos del Barrio concert

August 17, 2017 10:40

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You can start your weekend with South American music at Joie de Vivre in Cotroceni. On Friday, starting 7:30 PM,…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: ABOVE AND BEYOND – Blockbuster Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition

August 17, 2017 10:29

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Everyone interested in exploring the secrets of flight technologies can attend ABOVE AND BEYOND, the international aviation and aerospace exhibition…more »

Profiles

Interview. Chirigiu (TPG Romania): We aim to expand in other Romanian cities on the long term

August 16, 2017 09:02

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TPG Romania Group, the financial services consultancy, recorded a turnover that exceeded EUR 1 million mark, reaching RON 4.9 million…more »

Interview. Alecsandra Ionita (SmartExperience): Employees engagement – focus on well-being

August 11, 2017 12:03

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Recently, SmartExperience, the well-being services provider operating in Romania, chose to expand in Switzerland. BR met with Alecsandra Ionita, well-being…more »

Lifestyle

Interview. Alecsandra Ionita (SmartExperience): Employees engagement – focus on well-being

August 11, 2017 12:03

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Recently, SmartExperience, the well-being services provider operating in Romania, chose to expand in Switzerland. BR met with Alecsandra Ionita, well-being…more »

The best markets of Bucharest

August 04, 2017 09:56

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From flea markets to fairs and vegetable markets, Bucharest has it all. Here is our list of the biggest and…more »

Calendar

This weekend in Bucharest: 1 Festival with Sea Fruits

August 10, 2017 09:08

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During August 11-13 from 12:00, Beraria H will host 1 Festival with Sea Fruits. There will be tasty sea fruits,…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: El Negro

August 10, 2017 09:05

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On Saturday, El Negro will sing on the terrace of Beraria H, bringing the raggae music in the second day…more »

Testimonials

Photo gallery. How was US Independence Day celebrated in Bucharest

July 05, 2017 10:21

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

things to do in Bucharest

Expat opinion: The affordability of property in the heart of a EU capital, one of the joys of Bucharest

May 16, 2017 07:00

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Faced with a near six-month exile back in her native land, BR’s resident UK expat outlines what she’s missing most…more »