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Analysis. What to expect in 2018: Uncertainty reigns as Romania prepares to turn 100

Country Investment Reviews February 02, 2018 16:48 0 comments BR Exclusive

With Romania celebrating 100 years since unification this year, while preparing to take over the six-month EU Council presidency in January 2019, uncertainty and instability dominate both the economic and political scene. BR considers some…more »

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Dragnea (Chamber of Deputies): Romania should “seriously consider” moving its embassy to Jerusalem

Country Investment Reviews December 22, 2017 14:22 0 comments

The head of the Chamber of Deputies, Liviu Dragnea, says that Romania should relocate its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem after US president Donald Trump recognized this city as the capital. Dragnea’s statement came one…more »

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FIC warns certain decisions will weaken Romania’s rule of law, regulatory framework

Country Investment Reviews December 20, 2017 14:09 0 comments

The Foreign Investors Council, the association whose member companies generate around 25 percent of Romania’s GDP, said in a statement that public authorities have on their agenda a series of controversial measures that “will lead…more »

Interview. Andrea Carlo Biggi (Australian Embassy), on economy and culture: We also need to combat misconceptions that Australia is too far to be relevant to Romania’s commercial interests

Country Investment Reviews October 25, 2017 10:03 0 comments

According to the officials, diplomatic relations between Australia and Romania were established in 1968. At the present, Australia is represented by a non-resident Ambassador to Romania based in Athens, deputy head of mission Andrea Carlo…more »

Romanian Government buys Patriot missile defense system from Raytheon

Country Investment Reviews October 20, 2017 14:08 0 comments

American defense contractor Raytheon will sell a Patriot missile defense system to the Romanian Government following a memorandum that was signed this Wednesday. Raytheon opened its own branch in Bucharest as the sale of rockets…more »

US ambassador Klemm, on Trade Winds Forum launch in Bucharest: Romania offers an investment climate that is increasingly favorable

Country Investment Reviews October 19, 2017 15:56 0 comments

The US ambassador to Romania, Hans Klemm, said during the launch of the Trade Winds Forum in Bucharest, that “there is no stronger partner for the United States in this part of the world than…more »

EIB Group’s approved financing and advisory services at over EUR 13 bln in Romania over 25 years

Country Investment Reviews October 19, 2017 15:19 0 comments

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved more than EUR 13 billion worth of financing and advisory services for Romania since it started its operations in the country 25 years ago. EIB vice-president Andrew McDowell…more »

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Isarescu: Romania’s highways should also cross the Carpathians from east to west

Constructions October 11, 2017 11:45 0 comments

The governor of the National Bank of Romania (BNR), Mugur Isarescu, stated that the Romania’s highways should cross the Carpathian Mountains, not only from the north to south but also from the east to west,…more »

Bucharest drops nine places in cost of living survey to 181, says Mercer

Country Investment Reviews August 18, 2017 10:37 0 comments

The Romanian capital lost nine positions and was ranked as the 181st in the survey carried out by Mercer consultancy regarding the most expensive cities for expatriates in 2017. Bucharest is ranked just behind Warsaw…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, and former US Peace Corps representative identifies US-Romania, commercial relationship building. Mina spoke with BR about the benefits of attracting foreign direct investment to Romania, as the globalization of…more »