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Eurostat: only 7 pct of Romanian businesses had online sales in 2016

Online December 15, 2017 13:40 0 comments

Eurostat statistics show that on average, 16 percent of enterprises in the EU which employed at least 10 people had received orders via websites or apps in 2016, compared to 10 percent in 2010. Romania…more »

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Netflix study reveals Romanian users’ content consumption patterns

Media & Marketing December 11, 2017 15:07 0 comments

Netflix members across the world are creating their own rules when it comes to content consumption, and Netflix prides itself on allowing its users to choose exactly what they like. This year only, users have…more »

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Economist Daniel Daianu: Bitcoin is a speculative asset; not to be confused with blockchain itself

Finance December 06, 2017 14:18 0 comments

Economist Daniel Daianu, member of the Romanian National Bank’s Administrative Board, said during the Mobile Communications Gala on Tuesday that Bitcoin is a speculative asset because it does not have the backing of a state.…more »

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Team of Romanians launches CryptoCoin PRO, an exchange platform for Bitcoin & Ethereum

News December 05, 2017 16:52 0 comments

As more and more people are becoming interested in cryptocurrencies, a Romanian company is launching cryptocoin.pro, a platform where users can trade Bitcoin and Ether coins. Valentin Socaci, the CEO of CryptoCoin PRO, says that…more »

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Henri Coanda Airport to extend video surveillance, adding facial recognition

Airlines December 05, 2017 09:33 0 comments

The National Airport Company in Bucharest is planning an upgrade and extension of the closed-circuit television system (CCTV) of the Henri Coanda Airport in Otopeni with an investment of EUR 8.8 million from the company’s…more »

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Uber Romania: We have different services compared to taxis

Online December 04, 2017 17:12 0 comments

Technology company Uber issued a statement after Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea announced new rules for taxi operators that might indirectly impact the ride-sharing players. Firea claimed that all forms of taxi that do not fit…more »

M&A alert. Vitruvian Partners buys stake in Bitdefender from Axxess Capital

IT December 01, 2017 15:10 0 comments

European private equity firm Vitruvian Partners has taken over a 30 percent stake in Bitdefender, the Romanian software security firm, from Axxess Capital for an undisclosed sum. The deal marks the exit of Axxess Capital…more »

eMAG to make its biggest investment of RON 300 mln in new warehouse on international push

Industrial November 29, 2017 16:56 0 comments

E-commerce player eMAG, controlled by Naspers, will invest RON 300 million in a new warehouse located near Bucharest. The new storage facility will cover 120,000 square meters and will boost the company’s logistical capacity and…more »

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Most popular Uber destinations in Brasov and Timisoara

Online November 28, 2017 14:01 0 comments

Technology company Uber said what were the most popular destinations in Brasov and Timisoara, the two cities in which the app has been available for one year already. Uber said that tourists from 55 countries…more »

Certain Facebook users in Romania see content related to street protests reviewed under community standards

Legal November 27, 2017 14:17 0 comments

A series of Romanian bloggers, vloggers, journalists and other influencers alongside regular Facebook users said they had issues posting or sharing on Facebook content related to the street protests that took place on Sunday evening…more »