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PayU: Romanians spent over RON 246 mln online in December 2017

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2018 15:14 0 comments

PayU, the leading online payment processor in Romania, had 951,000 online transactions completed in December 2017, with a total value of over RON 246 million. The most expensive online purchase was worth RON 75,000 (insurance),…more »

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Profi opens six new stores and reaches a total of 700 across Romania

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2018 14:52 0 comments

The supermarket chain Profi has opened up six new stores this week and thus crossed the threshold of 700 stores in the entire country. The new units can be found in Beliu, Braila, Cluj-Napoca, Lehliu…more »


BNP Paribas opens Bucharest branch, could start operations by the end of the month

Banking January 18, 2018 14:17 0 comments

BNP Paribas, the largest bank in France with assets worth over EUR 2 trillion, has registered a branch at the Commerce Registry in December of last year, and according to information from the National Bank…more »

Romania’s mobile advertising market has a new player: Selectivv Mobile House

Media & Marketing January 18, 2018 14:03 0 comments

Selectivv Mobile House, a company specialized in planning and implementing advertising campaigns on mobile platforms, as well as in the research that regards the smartphones’ and tablets’ users has launched in Romania. Monthly, the company…more »


GRECO: Romania shows little progress in corruption prevention in respect of MPs, judges and prosecutors

News January 18, 2018 12:38 0 comments

The Council of Europe's anti-corruption body (GRECO) has published a report today where it concludes that Romania has made very limited progress to implement its recommendations to prevent and combat corruption in respect of members…more »

Key move. Laurentiu Lazar promoted as managing partner at Colliers International Romania

Who’s News January 18, 2018 12:12 0 comments

Laurentiu Lazar, senior partner of Investment and Valuation Services, will take over as the new managing partner of the real estate consultancy company Colliers International Romania, effective as of March. Ilinca Paun, the current managing…more »

Australian Open: Halep tops Bouchard in straight sets to reach third round

News January 18, 2018 11:45 0 comments

Romanian tennis player and WTA No 1 Simona Halep showed no health constraints in her straight sets victory, 6-2, 6-2, over Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard and moved tot the third round of the Australian Open. Halep…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Arias, lieds and canzonets recital with tenor Lucian Corchis

Cultural Calendar January 18, 2018 11:39 0 comments

Calea Victoriei Foundation hosts this Saturday from 7 PM at the Bucharest Military National Circle, in shows room, to listen to a recital of arias, lieds and canzonets sang by tenor Lucian Corchis, who will…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: MyFrenchFilmFestival

Cultural Calendar January 18, 2018 11:33 0 comments

This Friday until February 19, Romanians can watch free online French films with the occasion of the 8th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival, a global festival. Powered by UniFrance, an institution that promotes the French cinema worldwide,…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Discoteca #Discofunk at Jacques Pot

News January 18, 2018 11:29 0 comments

Discoteca, a group that promotes old pop music, brings this Saturday at Jacques Pot an old pop funk party on vinyl disks. The party starts at 10 PM. More info here. »