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Romania’s 2018 budget could be approved by the government at end-November, says Dragnea

Legal November 21, 2017 13:51 0 comments

The head of the Social Democratic Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea, says the ruling coalition aims to submit the draft budget for 2018 to the government later this month. “Practically, the draft budget has been completed,”…more »

Data Privacy by PNSA | Companies are welcoming a new team player – the Data Protection Officer

Legal November 20, 2017 13:03 0 comments Partner Content

The new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) could not have enlarged data controllers’ and data processors’ obligations and apply such great sanctions without anticipating the need for companies to appoint a Data Protection Officer (“DPO”).…more »

Anti-government marches continue in Romania

Legal November 20, 2017 10:15 0 comments

Around 2,500 people took to the streets in the main Romanian cities on Sunday, calling for a halt to controversial changes to the fiscal framework and the judiciary. People have also called for the resignation…more »

Data Privacy by PNSA | The clock is ticking. Implementing the General Data Protection Regulation

Legal November 15, 2017 12:37 0 comments Partner Content

With 2018 just around the corner and the European Union setting a clock on raising the standards of personal data protection, companies are starting to prepare themselves for new challenges. Alexandru Ambrozie, Partner Popovici Niţu…more »

VIDEO. Thousands protest against the Romanian government: “We don’t want to be led by thieves”

Legal November 12, 2017 20:44 0 comments

Several thousand people took to the streets across the main cities of Romania to protest the fiscal changes passed by the government and the decision of the ruling coalition to push controversial amendments to the…more »

Interview. Tomasz Dabrowski: Dentons to focus on law market innovation

Legal November 10, 2017 14:29 0 comments BR Exclusive

Tomasz Dabrowski, chief executive officer of Dentons Europe tells Business Review about the company’s worldwide strategy and the main strategic directions that will follow in the years to come. By Anda Sebesi   Dentons has…more »

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EC: Romania’s economy to grow by 5.7 pct in 2017 over surging consumption

Finance November 09, 2017 16:29 0 comments

The Romanian economy will grow by 5.7 percent this year, mainly due to the expansion of the private consumption, while the overall economy of the European Union is set to grow by 2.3 percent, according…more »

Romania’s government approves controversial changes to Fiscal Code amid protests

Legal November 08, 2017 16:35 0 comments

The government has approved on Wednesday a raft of controversial changes to the Fiscal Code, despite critics from trade unions and protests held in front of the government building. Around 1,000 people were protesting in…more »

PM Tudose: Shift in social security contributions from employers to employees to be approved on Wednesday

Legal November 07, 2017 16:23 0 comments

PM Mihai Tudose says that during the government’s meeting scheduled for Wednesday, the shift in the payment of social security contributions from employers to employees will be approved through an ordinance. This move will take…more »

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Romania’s Competition Council issues EUR 120,000 fine in the car batteries market

Legal November 07, 2017 14:55 0 comments

The Competition Council has issued a fine of around EUR 120,000 for eight companies in the car batteries market (one producer and seven distributors), citing price fixing practices on the reseller segment. The anti-trust watchdog…more »