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BUZZ CEE: When art films meet southeastern Romania

Cinema July 25, 2017 11:10 0 comments BR Exclusive

At the beginning of the month, the second edition of Buzau International Film Festival (BUZZ CEE) took place in the city of Buzau, where the city’s cultural agenda doesn’t seem to be very wide. The…more »

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Interview. Aldous Mina (economic development consultant): Expats can help Romania attract more foreign investments

Country Investment Reviews July 25, 2017 10:37 0 comments BR Exclusive

International economic development consultant Aldous Mina spoke with BR about Romania’s capacity to attract foreign investors as the economies enter into the fourth industrial revolutions. Mina, who published the books facenomics and Barbecue Markets and…more »

Interview. Mercedes-Benz: How is the private sector boosting Romania’s cultural scene

Finance July 24, 2017 16:46 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

Interview. VISA: How is the private sector boosting Romania’s cultural scene

Finance July 24, 2017 16:35 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

Interview. Business strategist Onika Simon, on honestly disruptive strategy

Media & Marketing July 21, 2017 10:16 0 comments BR Exclusive

Considered an unorthodox strategist, Onika Simon has been directing how global brands and businesses evolve for over 15 years. With experience in the UK, USA and Germany, Onika is currently running her own business, Spokehub.…more »

Analysis. Media agencies in Romania rebrand and shine

Media & Marketing July 20, 2017 08:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

The value of the Romanian media market will amount to EUR 403 million in 2017 and, if this pace of growth will be sustained in the following years, the market is expected to reach the…more »

Analysis. Utilities in Romania boost investments to cater for digital client

News July 19, 2017 08:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

With the liberalization of electricity prices for Romanian households set to be completed this year, utilities are investing in new technology as users can switch more easily to new suppliers. Although gas prices for individual…more »

Analysis. How eMAG is working to become “go-to” platform for retailers

Online July 18, 2017 09:54 0 comments BR Exclusive

Online retailer eMAG, controlled by the South African Naspers group, is looking to reach the EUR 1 billion milestone in sales this year through a combination of acquisitions and investments in the marketplace platform, which…more »

Electric Castle 2017: The royal electric(fied) festival experience

Concerts July 17, 2017 21:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

I just returned home from Romania’s best music festival experience, Electric Castle, an annual event that amazes audiences with their creativity, lineup and brands’ activations. Long story short, a great, small team recreates the entire…more »

Interview. Karen Massin, Burson Marsteller Brussels CEO: Lobbying presence has a real impact

News July 17, 2017 15:05 0 comments BR Exclusive

In Brussels, lobbying is a crucial element of the decision-making process, as it helps stakeholders make their interests and concerns known to EU-level decision makers, allowing the latter to draft legislation that affects millions in…more »