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Interview. Radu Florescu (Centrade | Cheil): The engine…

A pioneer of the Romanian advertising industry, Radu Florescu, the CEO of South-East Europe Centrade | Cheil, talked with Business…

Interview. Ioana Proca (Storience): “Brands will become more…

With more than 13 years’ worth of experience in advertising and branding at important agencies such as Green Pixel, Proximity…

When history meets food aficionados and brings on…

In the city capital, the HORECA scene changes constantly. New restaurants, bistros, wine bars, hanging out places with finger food…

Are you paying too much in taxes? See…

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” according to Benjamin Franklin. But it…

The National Bank makes unprecedented move and proposes…

National Bank of Romania does not agree with the proposal of completing Government Ordinance 13/2011 with limiting the legal penalty…

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First big acquisition of 2018: Phoenix Group enters Romanian market through purchase of Help Net and Farmexim

Pharma April 20, 2018 16:49 0 comments

German group Phoenix, a leading European healthcare provider, has acquired the Help Net pharmacy chain, as well as Farmexim, the fourth largest pharmaceutical distributor in Romania. The value of the transaction exceeded EUR 100 million. The acquisition is subject to approval by the Competition Council. Oliver Windholz, CEO of Phoenix Pharma SE, said: “The Romanian […]more »

Romanian president reacts as ruling party heads speaks of moving Israel embassy to Jerusalem

Legal April 20, 2018 13:06 0 comments

President Klaus Iohannis “was not informed or consulted” regarding the potential relocation of the Romanian embassy in Israel from Tel…more »

hotel workers

Severe workforce crisis in the Romanian tourism industry: hotel managers looking to hire foreign workers

Tourism April 20, 2018 08:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

The Romanian seaside will officially start welcoming tourists in the long weekend of May 1, and people are eager to…more »

Business

Interview. Radu Florescu (Centrade | Cheil): The engine of growth is still very much centered on digital

April 22, 2018 18:46

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A pioneer of the Romanian advertising industry, Radu Florescu, the CEO of South-East Europe Centrade | Cheil, talked with Business…more »

Interview. Svetlana Burlacu (Propaganda): “Both local and international clients are willing to spend and brave enough to dare more than the usual stuff”

April 22, 2018 10:27

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With more than 20 years’ worth of experience in the marcomm industry, both in agencies and on the clients’ side,…more »

Investments

drugs

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

April 20, 2018 16:26

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

The TOP 10 most valuable business brands in the world are worth more than USD 510 billion

April 18, 2018 12:56

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Amazon is the most valuable brand in the world, worth USD 150,8 billion, according to an analysis made by the…more »

Money

Are you paying too much in taxes? See the lists of corporate and personal income tax by country

April 21, 2018 08:00

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“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” according to Benjamin Franklin. But it…more »

The National Bank makes unprecedented move and proposes ceilings for loan interest rates

April 20, 2018 19:52

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National Bank of Romania does not agree with the proposal of completing Government Ordinance 13/2011 with limiting the legal penalty…more »

Tech

internet world

How much broadband internet costs around the world

April 20, 2018 14:13

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The internet has spread all across the globe with remarkable speed, but it is still quite hard to afford an…more »

Communications authority: Cost of porting phone numbers will be up to 2.6 times lower

April 20, 2018 09:52

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The tariffs charged by operators for porting landline numbers are dropping from EUR 7.8 to EUR 4.64 per number, and…more »

Energy

Fondul-Proprietatea

Fondul Proprietatea exits Conpet

April 20, 2018 17:24

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Fondul Proprietatea, the EUR 2.1 billion closed-end fund managed by Franklin Templeton, has sold its minority stake in Conpet, the…more »

Romania is the third least dependent EU member state on energy imports

April 20, 2018 14:06

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Romania ranks 26th among the 28 European Union member states in terms of energy dependency, energy imports covering only 22.3…more »

Property

Romania launches auctions for two more sections of Sibiu-Pitesti motorway despite critics

April 19, 2018 15:34

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Romania’s state road company (CNAIR) launched on Thursday the auctions for two more sections of key Sibiu-Pitesti motorway, the missing…more »

Baneasa Shopping City’s 2017 profit 12 pct higher than in 2016

April 18, 2018 15:26

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Baneasa Shopping City, one of the largest shopping malls in Bucharest, had a net profit of EUR 17.28 million in…more »

Going Out

When history meets food aficionados and brings on the table the best of the Romanian cuisine

April 21, 2018 08:55

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In the city capital, the HORECA scene changes constantly. New restaurants, bistros, wine bars, hanging out places with finger food…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Video Mapping & Fashion Party @ Baneasa Shopping City

April 19, 2018 12:17

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Baneasa Shopping City is celebrating 10 years since its opening with a Video Mapping Party on April 20th, starting at…more »

Profiles

Interview. Svetlana Burlacu (Propaganda): “Both local and international clients are willing to spend and brave enough to dare more than the usual stuff”

April 22, 2018 10:27

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With more than 20 years’ worth of experience in the marcomm industry, both in agencies and on the clients’ side,…more »

Sorin Dumitrescu is the new general manager of Gealan Romania

April 16, 2018 13:53

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Gealan Fenstersysteme Germany, one of the main manufacturers of PVC window systems, announces changes in the management of the Gealan…more »

Lifestyle

Famous DJ-Producer Avicii dead at 28

April 20, 2018 22:34

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“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

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

Calendar

Belgium, a key player in the Romanian real estate sector

April 19, 2018 09:46

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

It’s theatre time: National Theatre Radu Stanca Sibiu presents the Micro Stage 2018

March 27, 2018 22:54

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Last week, the National Theatre Radu Stanca Sibiu (TNRS) presented their Micro Stage program, supported by BRD, a multi-lingual journey…more »

Testimonials

Opinion: Ten things that keep lawyers awake at night

September 12, 2017 14:04

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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

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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 »