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GfK study: Romanians buy more expensive products, but…

According to the GfK Consumer Confidence barometer, confidence of Romanians shot up in the first quarter of 2017, reaching the…

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Romanian Senate adopts public sector salary law

The Romanian Senate has adopted with amendments the draft law on the salaries of public sector workers. Next, the law…

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Fiscal Council head: Romania’s strong economic growth is…

Romania might miss the budget deficit target of 3 percent due to the strong economic growth in the first quarter…

Calin Matei, Director General Adjunct, Groupama Asigurari

Groupama Asigurari will compensate damages caused by weight…

Groupama Asigurari will compensate for the damage caused by the weight of the snow layer, based on the late spring…

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ICAP Group CEO: Only 4 pct of companies…

Romania has 1.19 million entities, out of which 809,000 (68 percent) are commercial entities and 383,000 (32 percent) are authorized…

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GfK study: Romanians buy more expensive products, but cut volumes purchased

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Business May 23, 2017 17:49 0 comments

According to the GfK Consumer Confidence barometer, confidence of Romanians shot up in the first quarter of 2017, reaching the highest level since the debut of the crisis. The economic measures that debuted last year were carried through the first quarter of 2017, the study shows. Specifically, pensions increased by 5 percent and the income […]more »

Okian.ro

Okian.ro expects 40 percent sales’ hike in 2017

Retail & FMCG May 23, 2017 16:58 0 comments

Okian.ro, online books retailer specialized in sales of books in English, registered sales to over RON 2 million in 2016,…more »

SOCAR

SOCAR opens second gas station in Bucharest, reaching 36 units in Romania

Oil & Gas May 23, 2017 16:51 0 comments

SOCAR has opened the second gas station in Bucharest in the second district, reaching 36 stations across the country. The…more »

Business

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GfK study: Romanians buy more expensive products, but cut volumes purchased

May 23, 2017 17:49

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According to the GfK Consumer Confidence barometer, confidence of Romanians shot up in the first quarter of 2017, reaching the…more »

Okian.ro

Okian.ro expects 40 percent sales’ hike in 2017

May 23, 2017 16:58

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Okian.ro, online books retailer specialized in sales of books in English, registered sales to over RON 2 million in 2016,…more »

Investments

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Metrorex director: Bucharest’s fifth subway line to become operational in mid-2018

May 18, 2017 12:57

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The fifth line subway from Drumul Taberei neighbourhood to the center of the city will be opened in the middle…more »

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PM Grindeanu: Romania is ready to kick off OECD membership negotiations

May 18, 2017 12:13

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PM Sorin Grindeanu says that Romania will start soon negotiations to join the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD),…more »

Money

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Finance Ministry sells bonds worth RON 75 mln through additional tender

May 23, 2017 16:34

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The Finance Ministry sold bonds worth RON 75 million with a maturity in February 25 2019, through a supplementary tender…more »

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Fiscal Council head: Romania’s strong economic growth is not reflected in the budget revenues

May 23, 2017 14:15

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Romania might miss the budget deficit target of 3 percent due to the strong economic growth in the first quarter…more »

Tech

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Apple adopts Romanian currency for transactions

May 19, 2017 13:17

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Romanian users of Apple’s products and services will be able to make payments in the local currency, leu, according to…more »

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Telecom giant RCS&RDS, prosecuted by the DNA for bribery, money laundering

May 17, 2017 16:25

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RCS&RDS, one of the largest telecom players in Romania, is being investigated by anti-graft prosecutors in a case involving TV…more »

Energy

SOCAR

SOCAR opens second gas station in Bucharest, reaching 36 units in Romania

May 23, 2017 16:51

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SOCAR has opened the second gas station in Bucharest in the second district, reaching 36 stations across the country. The…more »

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Romania invited to join OECD’s Nuclear Energy Agency

May 19, 2017 12:30

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The Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD) officially invites Romania to adhere to its Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), as…more »

Property

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Romanian industry’s activity slows down in April, but remains in positive territory

May 23, 2017 16:26

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Romania’s industry activity slowed down in April, after the peak registered in March, when the production reached the maximum level…more »

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Skanska aims to finish first phase of Campus 6 office complex in Q3 2018

May 19, 2017 16:17

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Skanska Group, the real estate and building firm, has kicked of the construction works on Campus 6 office complex, which…more »

Going Out

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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 »

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Romania represented by Geta Bratescu at Venice Biennale 2017

May 12, 2017 07:00

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The 57th Venice Biennale will once more host Geta Bratescu, a central figure of local contemporary art since the 1960s,…more »

Profiles

Andrei Stanescu

Interim director of Posta Romana gets extended mandate

May 23, 2017 16:39

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The mandate of the interim general director of Posta Romana, Andrei Stanescu, is extended for two months until July, said…more »

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Interview. Romanian women discrimination is more at the top level, according to the Professional Women’s Network (PWN)

May 19, 2017 17:11

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Women discrimination has become an important debated topic. Representatives of the Professional Women’s Network (PWN), the non-profit international network of…more »

Lifestyle

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This weekend in Bucharest: ReVino- Bucharest Wine Fair

May 04, 2017 09:38

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CrameRomania.ro and ReVino.ro will host ReVino- Bucharest Wine Fair, which reached its second edition, between May 6-8. The event will…more »

eMenu

Interview. Alexandru Balan (eMenu): How can a digital menu help restaurants

April 19, 2017 10:41

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You step in a restaurant and instead of the probably oily paper print menu, with barely no information about what…more »

Calendar

Sports Marketing

TOP sport supporting companies in Romania study to be launched on May 30

May 22, 2017 16:57

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Adrenallina Sports PR & more, the first agency in Romania dedicated to sports communication, organizes Tuesday, May 30, the 2nd…more »

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This weekend in Bucharest: Vivaldianno–City of Mirrors

May 18, 2017 09:19

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The must-see show from May 21 at Sala Palatului, Vivaldianno –City of Mirrors, combines 3D visual effects, modern audio technology,…more »

Testimonials

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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 »

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BR turns 18 | Opinion. The Romanian evolution: expats praise better roads, economic growth and closer European ties

October 25, 2016 10:19

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Members of Romania’s expat community told BR about the biggest changes they’ve witnessed during their time here and outlined their…more »