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Analysis. Romania’s real estate market prepares for busy 2018

News December 05, 2017 16:01 0 comments BR Exclusive

With the real estate investment volume set to reach EUR 1 billion next year, consultants say the demand for projects will remain high across the board, with a focus on the office segment. The market…more »

Analysis. Communication agencies getting their slice of the employer branding business

Media & Marketing November 27, 2017 14:07 0 comments BR Exclusive

Companies are finding it increasingly difficult to find the right employees, and the rate of unemployment in the big cities is extremely small. Therefore, they are trying new ways of interacting and getting to the…more »

Interview. Ema Iftimie (Globalworth): We don’t have plans to sell any other assets in the near future

News November 27, 2017 11:12 0 comments BR Exclusive

After Globalworth listed corporate bonds on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) in July, Ema Iftimie, head of leasing at Globalworth, talked to BR about the future plans of the company, announcing that the company doesn't…more »

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Exclusive. Uber “doesn’t have information” regarding data breach impact in Romania

IT November 27, 2017 10:48 0 comments BR Exclusive

Technology company Uber tells BR that at “this moment, we don’t have information to indicate whether Romanian users were impacted.” The statement came amid revelations that hackers stole the data of 57 million users in…more »

Covrigi, power lines and roundabouts, oh my!

News November 24, 2017 15:27 0 comments BR Exclusive

In our fifth monthly column reflecting on the Romanian experience from the perspective of a native whose life has primarily been spent abroad, BR’s resident repat will temporarily fill the expat’s shoes by musing on…more »

Interview. Andreea Nistor (Association for Values in Education): We want Romanian school directors trained like in an MBA

Interviews November 24, 2017 14:54 0 comments BR Exclusive

Currently Romania is on the 21st place out of 22 in the educational systems evaluated in Europe, according to the Economist. Last week the Association for Values in Education launched the first leadership program in…more »

Analysis. New business models vowing to relieve Bucharest’s traffic woes

News November 23, 2017 17:07 0 comments BR Exclusive

Bucharest is Europe’s most congested city. In the face of local authorities’ inertia, solutions proposed by emerging technology-driven business models promise to offer experiences better suited to their clients’ needs as well as help tackle…more »

Robomed sees USD 800 bln potential in healthcare smart contracts fields

Healthcare November 23, 2017 12:07 0 comments BR Exclusive

Robomed aims to raise USD 30 million through an Initial Coin Offering (ICO), with the fresh funding set to be used for further product development, marketing and business extension. “The potential of smart contracts in…more »

Robert Anghel (ING Bank Romania), on tech trends influencing banking

Banking November 23, 2017 11:33 0 comments BR Exclusive

Robert Anghel, head of digital channels at ING Bank, has mentioned the increase of computation devices of consumers, the digitalization of payments and the technology enhancing the portability of identities as some of the trends…more »

Romania’s telecom players see growth avenue in IoT

Telecom November 23, 2017 10:32 0 comments BR Exclusive

The biggest players in the Romanian telecom sector see significant business potential in the implementation of Internet of Things technology for companies and the public, suggesting this trend will also boost the digitalization process of…more »