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  1. H.E. Calin Fabian, Ambassador of Romania to Seoul: 25 years of...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    As one can be well aware, an ambassador has the responsibility of proposing and promoting project-based cooperation between two states, with regard for the international environment and with a view to maximizing the potential that exists in the bilateral relation. For me, as Romanian ambassador in Seoul, this is an even greater responsibility as the Republic of Korea is the only country in Asia which has formally become strategic partner to Romania, since 2008, the highest level possible for the bilateral relation between two countries.

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  2. RCS&RDS continues aggressive Romanian M&A strategy; divests Czech pay-TV unitRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The latest takeover is reported to be Pan Electro, an operator in Calarasi and Ialomita counties, with over 10,000 subscribers, costing EUR2 million. Earlier, in November 2014 ZF writes that completed the acquisition of cable/fibre operations in Cluj, with a base of approximately 50,000 customers, paying 'EUR130 plus per subscriber', according to ZF's sources, placing the transaction at a value of over EUR6 million .

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  3. Belgium-Romania: Diplomatic relations bearing the fruits of a long lasting interactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Nine O'Clock

    When Belgium gained its independence, its economic environment drastically changed. Internally, priority was given to invest in efficient infrastructure.

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  4. U.S. Embassy announces its Entrepreneur of the Month for March:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Nine O'Clock

    The U.S. Embassy announces its Entrepreneur of the Month for March, Lunca Somesului Mic, a farm cooperative located in Apahida 5 km east of Cluj. The Embassy's Entrepreneur of the Month is a way to highlight the great creativity and potential present here in Romania, and to spotlight those individuals and companies that have taken the risk to strike out on their own and create their own path.

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  5. European Funds Minister: Corrections of EUR 1 bln for previous financial frameworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Nine O'Clock

    European Funds Minister Eugen Teodorovici stated on Thursday in Cluj that based on current calculations Romania will have to pay financial corrections of EUR 1 bln for the 2007-2014 financial framework. He pointed out that if left unpaid this sum would have significantly raised the European funds absorption rate.

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  6. Andrew Harwood, deputy Head of Mission, Irish Embassy in Bucharest :...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Nine O'Clock

    Cultural contacts between Ireland and Romania have grown significantly in recent years, facilitated by growing exchanges between the two countries, particularly since the establishment resident Embassies in the two capitals. The Ireland-Romania Cultural Foundation , which was established on the initiative of John Fairleigh , was instrumental in the early days in steadily developing bilateral cultural relations These days, the Embassy in Bucharest promotes a number of valuable cultural initiatives which continue that tradition of engaging significantly at a cultural level started by John Farleigh.

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  7. S-P O'Mahony, Ceo of Opportunity Microcredits: Doing business in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Nine O'Clock

    For me 2015 marks 15 years of doing business in Romania in a range of fields concurrent with projects in Austria, Hungary and UK. During that time I have seen remarkable changes from political development, set-back and renaissance to boom and bust, joining the EU and the establishment of an Irish Embassy in Bucharest.

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  8. Ireland and Romania: a growing friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Nine O'Clock

    Ireland and Romania have developed close links because of their joint membership of the European Union. The arrival of a significant number of Romanian citizens to work in a wide variety of occupations in Ireland in recent years has cemented that relationship.

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  9. 63-year-old arrested for piracy in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | AfterDawn.com

    In what appears to be the arrest of the oldest illegal file sharer to date, Romanian authorities have arrested a 63-year-old charged with uploading and sharing tons of unauthorized content via torrents. According to the police report, the woman was arrested in Cluj, the second largest city in the nation behind the capital of Bucharest.

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  10. Rescued from Romania - can you give Yogi a new home?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Northern Echo

    ... He was plucked from danger when his mother and a litter of puppies were seen dodging traffic on a main road in Cluj, Romania- a country where five million stray dogs live in appalling conditions. The lucky ones are rescued and taken in by volunteers ...

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  11. Famous detainees' alarm signals heeded: Prison conditions undergo improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Nine O'Clock

    It took famous persons ending up behind bars and issuing alarm signals that had an impact on the public for things to start moving in the direction of measures being taken to modernize prison conditions, despite the fact that the signals issued by common detainees throughout time had previously left the authorities indifferent. However, the speech given in Parliament by the former Regional Development and Tourism Minister Elena Udrea seems to have set the ball rolling.

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  12. Victor Ponta, message for Monica Iacob Ridzi: A country that lets the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Nine O'Clock

    PM Victor Ponta declared on Saturday that he was not delighted at all seeing women in handcuffs, even if said women were his "political adversaries". Referring to the former Youth Minister in the Boc Government, Monica Iacob Ridzi , PM Ponta declared that "a country that finds no legal solutions to prevent the mother of two children from dying in prison is a barbarian country".

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  13. Ctsa Presents the Electra Project, Now thru 3/15Read the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Drama Department presents THE ELECTRA PROJECT, tonight, March 7 - 15, 2015. The production, which is the fifth installment in the department's LOVE, LUST & GREED season, is written and directed by Mihai Maniutiu Distinguished Professor of Drama, native of Romania and Artistic and Executive Director of the National Theatre in Cluj, Romania.

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  14. Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc: 'Some prisons in Romania are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Nine O'Clock

    Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc said on Thursday the conditions in Romanian prisons are, in some cases, 'below the limit of human dignity' and that approximately EUR 1 bn would be needed to mend the situation, with steps having already been taken to access European funds for that purpose. The minister of justice was asked if he would accept Monica Iacob Ridzi's invitation to visit Romanian prisons to see the detention conditions.

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  15. Tarnita hydropower plant - biggest Romanian greenfield projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Nine O'Clock

    The construction of a pumped-storage hydropower plant in Tarnita-Lapustesti is an older project updated through government memoranda in 2013 and 2014 when it was also decided to set up Hidro Tarnita as the project management unit. The Tarnita-Lapustesti PSHPP will be built in Cluj County, 30 kilometres upstream of Cluj-Napoca city, in the Somesul Cald River valley, on the left mountain side adjacent to the Tarnita reservoir.

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  16. Monica Macovei: "This thing about Udrea meeting Ponta shocked me. It's a big mess"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Nine O'Clock

    MEP Monica Macovei, the former Justice Minister that launched her "M-10" party on March 1, expressed her "shock" in what concerns the fact that Elena Udrea met Victor Ponta in 2013 in order to talk about the appointment of the National Anticorruption Directorate's Chief Prosecutor. "Of course it's not normal, I didn't even expect it.

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  17. Cluj IT Oracle Cloud ForumRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Oracle

    If you are passionate about the cloud technology and you are located in Romania, than you are in luck.Oracle will be hosting a one day Cloud Forum event dedicated to the #OracleCloud next week, on 3rd of March in Cluj Napoca. My colleague Bogdan Paun will be presenting the Storage and Developer services sections which might interest you.

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  18. The country needs national consensusRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    In the country of "things well done" , there are many things to do. There are too many of them to be included in a print paper article.

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  19. Innovative companies on Romanian market : Siemens Romania invests in new R&D centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Siemens Romania has inaugurated its second headquarters in Cluj-Napoca. The new building, opened under the brand of its subsidiary Evosoft, is a regional research and development centre that handles internal IT projects for Siemens, as well as software development projects for applications that are part of the company's portfolio.

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  20. Emil Boc visited Monica Iacob Ridzi at Gherla PenitentiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Former PM Emil Boc visited Monica Iacob Ridzi at the external section of the Gherla Penitentiary, where she is imprisoned during quarantine time, after she was definitively convicted to five years in prison for abuse of office. Sources inside the Gherla Penitentiary declared for Mediafax that the Mayor of Cluj-Napoca, Emil Boc, visited Monica Iacob Ridzi at the external section of the penitentiary in Cluj Napoca, during legal visiting hours.

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