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Marius Schiopota (Hitch&Mosher): More investors from Western Europe and US buying farmland in Romania

Agriculture May 09, 2016 14:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

After increasing on average by 10 percent in 2015, farmland prices are set to remain on an upward trend this year, Marius Schiopota, managing partner of real estate company Hitch&Mosher, told BR. However, problems such…more »

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Florin Marius Faur takes helm of APIA as general director

Agriculture May 03, 2016 13:37 0 comments

Florin Marius Faur (pictured) will take on the position of general director within the Agency for Payments and Intervention in Agriculture (APIA), according to Agerpres. Currently executive director of APIA Timis, he replaces Ioan Merca…more »

Word Bank grants EUR 48 mln loan to Romania for pollution control initiative

Agriculture April 15, 2016 09:42 0 comments

Romania has received another EUR 48 million from the World Bank to expand the Integrated Nutrient Pollution Control Project. It is estimated that around 30,000 small farmers and 100 localities will benefit from fresh investments…more »

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IHS Global Insight analyst: Romania could join the Euro zone around 2020 | Natural resources are attractive for FDI

Agriculture April 14, 2016 13:04 0 comments

Setting a clear timetable for the adoption of the euro could help Romania attract more foreign direct investments in the next years, according to Sara Johnson, senior research director for global economics at IHS Global…more »

Romanians luring foreign buyers with cheap forests: “There are 30 hectares for EUR 65,000”

Agriculture April 12, 2016 14:39 0 comments

Offers for the sale of forests in Romania have ended up even on classified advertising sites in China, according to an investigation by public broadcaster TVR. The ad posted on China's biggest online sales site…more »


Bogdan Ion (EY Romania): IT can provide more predictable growth for Romania versus agriculture

Agriculture March 31, 2016 09:53 0 comments

The country managing partner of EY Romania, Bogdan Ion, says in an opinion piece that the confidence index in the market's evolution has reached its biggest level since 2012. More companies believe that the local…more »

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Indian pondering USD 200 mln investment in Romanian agriculture

Agriculture March 25, 2016 12:57 0 comments BR Exclusive

Indian businessman A.S. Bindra is looking to start a massive investment in Romania, in the poultry sector. He wants to start construction works on a massive complex in Braila County this summer, which has a…more »

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PM Ciolos: I don’t want Romanian farmland to be sold to foreigners

Agriculture March 22, 2016 10:04 0 comments

Prime minister Dacian Ciolos has urged mayors in rural areas to make sure that farmland is used by local communities more efficiently, so that owners will not decide to sell it to foreign buyers. Ciolos…more »

Print exclusive. Indian businessman planning USD 200 mln investment in Romania poultry sector

Agriculture March 18, 2016 09:38 0 comments BR Exclusive

Indian businessman A.S. Bindra is looking to develop a greenfield project in the poultry sector, which has a price tag of around USD 200 million. In an exclusive interview that Business Review magazine will publish…more »


Trading price for Romanian farmland up to EUR 7,000/ha, says consultancy firm

Agriculture March 17, 2016 17:48 0 comments

The agricultural land market in Romania has kept dynamic throughout 2015, with investors finding better yields in our country than in other European countries, according to a statement by local real estate agency Hitch&Mosher. “Given…more »