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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 »

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Romania’s central bank blocks Banca Romaneasca’s takeover by OTP

Banking March 14, 2018 16:27 0 comments BR Exclusive

The National Bank of Romania (BNR), Romania's central bank, rejected the takeover of Banca Romaneasca by Hungarian group OTP, banking industry sources told Business Review on Wednesday. According to the sources, the central bank sent…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 »

Guess who’s back on the Bucharest scene: The Boxer Rebellion

Concerts March 14, 2018 15:16 0 comments BR Exclusive

The promise for this Friday night is doityourway: The Boxer Rebellion (TBR), All We Are and Golan are giving a gig in Fratelli Studios, starting 19.00.  Business Review talked with one of the best indie…more »

Hidden gems of Romania- Winds’ Gate, Living Fires and Muddy Volcanoes in Buzau

Tourism March 14, 2018 14:46 0 comments BR Exclusive

Buzau county is located in the historical region of Muntenia, Romania. The region hides interesting attractions of Romania, some “hidden gems”, such as the the saddle of Winds’ Gate, the Living Fires and the Muddy…more »

Bank employees’ unions enter man vs. machine war: “Banks prepare for generation Z by investing in technology and cutting staff, but real clients in Romania still want real bankers”

Banking March 13, 2018 15:04 0 comments BR Exclusive

Bank employees' unions in Romania prepare for a tough battle with managers to save jobs and obtain benefits for employees who lose their jobs, in a changing banking environment characterized by massive investments in IT…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 »

Oana Iacob (MFP): Simplification of tax reporting for companies could come after implementation for individuals

Legal March 13, 2018 14:09 0 comments BR Exclusive

Oana Iacob, state secretary at the Ministry of Finance, said during the 16th Tax&Law that authorities are exploring the simplification of tax reporting procedures for companies after the consolidation of tax statement that have to…more »

Interview. Affan Yildirim (Anchor Group): We are prioritizing residential projects, at least for the next two years

Interviews March 13, 2018 11:58 0 comments BR Exclusive

Affan Yildirim, general manager of Anchor Grup, tells Business Review about the company’s projects on the retail, office and residential market and highlights the major achievements of Anchor Grup on the Romanian real estate market.…more »