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Groupama’s profit reached RON 46 mln in 2017 on higher written premiums

Insurance March 20, 2018 14:46 0 comments

Groupama Insurance said that its revenue from direct written premiums in Romania grew by 11 percent to RON 924 million in 2017 versus the previous year. The profit by IFRS standard was RON 46 million,…more »

Spherik Accelerator becomes Startup Europe Ambassador

News March 19, 2018 16:05 0 comments Partner Content

On 19th of March 2018, Spherik Acelerator becomes “Startup Europe Ambassador” in Romania. The Startup Europe Ambassadors are a group of key influencers in the European startup ecosystems to provide information and advice about the…more »

BR Exclusive: The MAN behind the Grammy- Matt Lawrence, the producer who worked with Beyonce, Lady Gaga and Adèle

Interviews March 19, 2018 15:35 0 comments BR Exclusive

GRAMMY Award-winning producer, engineer and mixer who has worked on some of the most influential records of the past 20 years, contributing to millions of record sales worldwide, Matt Lawrence has worked with international artists…more »

Who’s afraid of the big bad…AI

News March 19, 2018 11:39 0 comments BR Exclusive

Although it sounds rather futuristic and like something out of a sci-fi book, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is anything but fiction, having been part of our lives for some time already. And its role is only…more »

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The biggest data breach scandal involving Facebook and president Trump

Online March 19, 2018 10:36 0 comments

Social media giant Facebook comes under mounting pressure in the UK after the Observer reported that that more than 50 million Facebook profiles were harvested and used to build a system that may have influenced…more »

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Green Alliance calls for ban on new petrol and diesel cars in 2030, not 2040

Auto March 19, 2018 09:30 0 comments

The Green Alliance, an environmental thinktank, suggested that the UK should bring forward their 2040 ban on new diesel and petrol car sales by a decade. Dustin Benton, policy director at Green Alliance, said according…more »

Inspiring stories: Kaufland

News March 19, 2018 09:00 0 comments

Seven out of 10 Romanians are practitioners of so-called “urban agriculture”, which means they grow fruit, vegetables or herbs at home, according to a study conducted for Kaufland Romania. Based on this, the company last…more »

Influential Americans that ‘called the shots’ in Ceausescu’s Romania

News March 17, 2018 00:05 0 comments

Although Romania had a Soviet-type economic planning during the brutal dictatorship of Nicolae Ceausescu, the country had contacts with Western powers and some American executives had access to Romania’s leadership and were able to open…more »

Business Review is hiring! Here are the open positions

Human Resources March 16, 2018 12:40 0 comments

Business Review is expanding its team. If you have experience in marketing, sales and data base management then BR can be a fit for you. Read below the descriptions for the positions currently open. Data…more »

Bucharest Technology Week 2018 announces first speakers from Twitter, Microsoft, iNostix by Deloitte and Air France KLM

IT March 16, 2018 11:49 0 comments

Twitter, Microsoft, iNostix by Deloitte, Air France KLM are the first companies whose leaders have confirmed their presence at the business summits within Bucharest Technology Week 2018. Over 50 local and international speakers are expected…more »

Interview. Florian Nitu (PNSA): Investors (re)discover Romanian opportunities

Legal March 16, 2018 10:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

Florian Nitu, managing partner at Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii, tells Business Review about the current state of the local M&A market and highlights its main achievements in 2017.   By Anda Sebesi   How did the…more »

Analysis. Romania’s M&A market prepares for consolidation in 2018

News March 15, 2018 11:03 0 comments BR Exclusive

With the local M&A market posting a 15 percent increase last year compared with 2016, the future looks bright for the Romanian economy in 2018. While consolidation will be the key word for many sectors,…more »

Exclusive film review: The Death of Stalin

Cinema March 15, 2018 10:17 0 comments BR Exclusive

Its title makes it sound more like a grim documentary, but Armando Iannucci’s satire is actually a bitingly funny look at the expiration of the Soviet dictator and the power struggle that followed. By Debbie…more »

VIDEO. Simona Halep makes Indian Wells semifinals after win against Petra Martic

News March 15, 2018 09:46 0 comments

Romanian Simona Halep, who holds the World No.1 ranking, blew past Petra Martic in the quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-3, progressing into her third Indian Wells semifinal in two hours and…more »

Inspiring stories: UrbanizeHub

News March 14, 2018 15:53 0 comments BR Exclusive

Renewable energy, technology and smart cities are already shaping other European cities, while in Romania, with a few notable exceptions, the discussion is still at a basic level. This is why Gratian Mihailescu founded UrbanizeHub,…more »

Medicover Romania: a lot term commitment on the local market

Healthcare March 14, 2018 15:33 0 comments Partner Content

Adrian Peake, general manager at Medicover Romania tells Business Review about the main achievements of the company on the local market and highlights the development of the Romanian medical system in the last two decades.  …more »


Consumer group: Brexit could disrupt holiday flights in 2019

Airlines March 14, 2018 13:21 0 comments

The consumer group Which? has warned that consumers buying holiday packages for 2019 should be told of the possibility of flight disruption. No legal framework yet exists to manage flights to Europe once Britain leaves…more »

Jazz signs the second campaign for Avon “Time from your time”

Media & Marketing March 13, 2018 18:00 0 comments

Last year, Avon and Jazz launched on March 8 the first part of the “Timp din Timpul tau” (Time from your time), starting from the reality that on her birthday the woman doesn’t need all…more »

ADC*RO: These were the most creative ads/ideas in January & February 2018

Media & Marketing March 13, 2018 16:49 0 comments

Top 3 ADC is back with the first two months of the year: January and February. The top awards the day to day work, ideas and projects done by agencies, freelancers or creatives in connected…more »

BR exclusive. Mirela Calugareanu, ANAF president: In a month electronic garnishment will be lifted electronically

Legal March 13, 2018 14:18 0 comments BR Exclusive

Mirela Calugareanu, the president of ANAF, announced during the Tax & Law Conference hosted by Business Review the main changes in the policy of the fiscal agency for 2018. When it comes to inspectors' bonuses…more »