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Romania gets slight improvements in corruption index perception;…

Romania got a score of 48 points in the corruption perceptions index 2017 published by Transparency International, a slight improvement…

Brussels: DHL Express officially opens its new Brussels…

DHL Express, the worldwide leader in logistics and express delivery, today opened its new regional hub at Brussels Airport, following…

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Bucharest City Hall’s EUR 1.2 bln budget for…

The General Council of Bucharest is expected to approve the distribution of the 2018 budget today, which totals EUR 1.24…

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Juncker: Romania clearly belongs in Schengen; no more…

The president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, held a common press conference with Viorica Dancila and Commissioner Corina Cretu,…

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Metrorex estimates losses of over RON 95 mln…

Metrorex, the state-owned company that administrates the subway network in Bucharest, estimates losses of RON 95.3 million in 2018 and…

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Romania gets slight improvements in corruption index perception; Score better than neighboring countries

Legal February 22, 2018 13:01 0 comments

Romania got a score of 48 points in the corruption perceptions index 2017 published by Transparency International, a slight improvement from the previous year. The ranking shows that Romania got a better result compared to neighboring Ukraine (30), Bulgaria (43), Hungary (45), Serbia (41) and Republic of Moldova (31). At EU level, the average of […]more »

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Analyst: Romania is experiencing the largest macroeconomic inbalances since 2012

Banking February 22, 2018 12:51 0 comments

Romania is currently experiencing the largest macroeconomic inbalances since 2012, due to lack of reforms, said Andrei Rădulescu, senior economist…more »

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This weekend in Bucharest: Artists Talk @ Arcub

News February 22, 2018 12:31 0 comments

Artists Talk, a show by Gianina Carbunariu, will be played at Arcub on February 23. The show, nominated by the…more »

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Romania gets slight improvements in corruption index perception; Score better than neighboring countries

February 22, 2018 13:01

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Romania got a score of 48 points in the corruption perceptions index 2017 published by Transparency International, a slight improvement…more »

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Banks and finance minister react to interest cap draft bill: “I am for the free market”

February 22, 2018 12:17

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The initiative to cap the effective interest rate for mortgage and consumer loans is criticized by the financial institutions in…more »

Investments

Brussels: DHL Express officially opens its new Brussels Hub 

February 22, 2018 11:58

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DHL Express, the worldwide leader in logistics and express delivery, today opened its new regional hub at Brussels Airport, following…more »

The Guardian’s five top cities for business startups outside of the M25

February 21, 2018 14:21

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With the UK recording 75 new launches of companies each hour, The Guardian has ranked the five top cities for…more »

Money

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Analyst: Romania is experiencing the largest macroeconomic inbalances since 2012

February 22, 2018 12:51

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Romania is currently experiencing the largest macroeconomic inbalances since 2012, due to lack of reforms, said Andrei Rădulescu, senior economist…more »

eugen teodorovici

Banks and finance minister react to interest cap draft bill: “I am for the free market”

February 22, 2018 12:17

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The initiative to cap the effective interest rate for mortgage and consumer loans is criticized by the financial institutions in…more »

Tech

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Orange Romania’s 2017 turnover at EUR 1.07 bln, use of mobile data services grows significantly

February 21, 2018 15:18

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Orange Romania had a turnover of EUR 280 million in the last quarter of 2017, a 7.7 percent growth from…more »

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Sony to launch AI-based taxi-hailing service in Japan

February 20, 2018 16:16

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Sony Corporation has announced that it will build a ride-hailing system based on artificial intelligence in Japan, in partnership with…more »

Energy

OMV Petrom negotiating regional deals for Black Sea gas; Export tender for Hungary lost

February 21, 2018 17:31

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Oil major OMV Petrom is exploring the region to sign export deals for the gas that will be extracted from…more »

Mariana Gheorghe (OMV Petrom): Fuels demand up by 6.7 pct in 2017

February 21, 2018 13:27

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The fuel demand increased significantly in 2017, by 6.7 percent due to economic growth of Romania and the supplementation of…more »

Property

Transport minister: Bucharest-Otopeni railway will be ready by 2020

February 22, 2018 11:18

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Transport minister Lucian Sova said on Wednesday that it is inconceivable for him that the railway connection between Otopeni and…more »

C&W’s real estate transactions to over EUR 300 mln in 2017

February 19, 2018 17:07

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Cushman & Wakefield’s  (C&W) real estate transactions reached over EUR 300 million in 2017, meaning 30 percent of an investments…more »

Going Out

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This weekend in Bucharest: Artists Talk @ Arcub

February 22, 2018 12:31

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Artists Talk, a show by Gianina Carbunariu, will be played at Arcub on February 23. The show, nominated by the…more »

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This weekend in Bucharest: Don Quijote by Richard Strauss

February 22, 2018 11:51

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On Friday, February 23, you will be able to attend Don Quijote by Richard Strauss at the National Radio Orchestra,…more »

Profiles

Huawei Consumer Business Group Romania appoints Zachary Jianglinchao as country manager

February 21, 2018 15:43

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Zachary Jianglinchao has been appointed country manager at Huawei Consumer Business Group Romania, the smartphones producer on second place in…more »

Key move. Crisitian Laza appointed CEO of Complet Electro Serv

February 21, 2018 10:53

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Complet Electro Serv, part of Altex Romania, has appointed Cristian Laza as CEO of Complet Electro Serv, producer and distributor…more »

Lifestyle

Interview. Miron Radic (Liliac Winery): More and more boutique wineries, like us, are coming to the market

February 21, 2018 09:30

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As of this month, Miron Radić has taken over the operational management of amb Wine Company. BR talked to Liliac…more »

Interview. Irina Alionte (Bodyshape Transformation Centre): I’m working on launching a book and a weekly online TV lifestyle show for a healthier lifestyle

February 02, 2018 07:00

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After energizing London with Club Cardio, a business hosting fitness events in a nightclub setting, Irina Alionte entered the Romanian…more »

Calendar

AHK Romania to organize Cities of Tomorrow 2018 on February 27 in Bucharest

February 21, 2018 16:49

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The German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to participate at the sixth edition of Cities of Tomorrow…more »

ABSL to host conference on innovation at Cluj-Napoca on February 27

February 12, 2018 12:33

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The Association of Business Service Leaders in Romania (ABSL), one of the most important organization representing the business services industry,…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 »