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The European Commission has asked Romania to provide details on the privatization of Oltchim chemicals factory, following suspicions of the state not behaving like a private investor, and taking over Petrom's Arpechim refinery might create advantages to this oil company, Competition Council chair Bogdan Chiritoiu told Agerpres.
12 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine
Moldova is celebrating the completion of a natural-gas pipeline from Romania that will reduce its reliance on Russia for energy supplies.
Prime Minister Victor Ponta, accompanied by Economy Minister Constantin Nita and Transport Minister Ioan Rus, on Tuesday visited the shipyard of Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries to attend the inauguration event of the Ro-Ro Hoegh Jeddah vessel.
PSD executive chairman, Deputy Prime Minister Liviu Dragnea, on Monday told a press conference in Baia Mare that PNL leader Klaus Johannis is guilty of 'hypocrisy' in regards to the law that would allow local elected officials to change the party they want to be part of, given that he was elected to the Sibiu City Hall on the lists of the ... (more)
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden walks in front of an honor guard at Otopeni international airport near Bucharest, Romania, on May 20, 2014.
Romanian capital Bucharest is going to be the host in November of the 2014 CONTRACTOR Construction Entrepreneurs Expo Conference, among the participants to be Claudio Lautizi, the general manager of Salini Impregilo, one of the largest construction companies in Europe currently building the Sebes-Turda and Lugoj-Deva motorway segments in Romania, ... (more)
A ROMANIAN street dog with one eye and only three legs has found a loving home at last after her ordeal.
The negotiations will be held on August 27-28 as part of Azerbaijani Minister of Defense Zakir Hasanov's official visit to Romania.
The deal is expected to require construction of more than 3,000 base stations. Cosmote Romania launched commercial services in April 2013 in the 1800MHz band, achieving 4G coverage of more than 40% of the urban population of the country across 20 cities by July 2014, according to TeleGeography's GlobalComms Database, which adds that Cosmote is ... (more)
Social-Democratic Party leader, Prime Minister Victor Ponta announced on Friday that the Social Democrats will most likely hold a congress on September 12 to validate his presidential candidacy; the launch ceremony will be held on September 20. 'We shall most likely hold the congress that will validate the election results in all county ... (more)
Twenty-four years ago I fell in love with my wife and life partner, Galia. I was then 26 years old, the secretary general of Kibbutz Ein Hashofet.
The Schoenherr & Associates SCA - Herbert Smith Freehills LL consortium won the auction organized by Nuclearelectrica for legal consultancy services within the project involving the Cernavoda nuclear reactors 3 and 4, according to a document of the nuclear power producer.
Upon being released from the Jilava penitentiary on Thursday, former Prime Minister Adrian Nastase said he is banned from holding public offices for the next nine years, adding that he received job offerings from multinationals and even from a foreign government, without providing any details.
The 71st Air Base at Campia Turzii on Friday hosted the closing ceremony of the Romanian-Canadian joint air force exercise started in May, when a detachment of the Royal Canadian Air Force was dispatched to Campia Turzii with six F18 aircraft and support staff, under the NATO program to re-establish and ensure airspace security.
Follow in the footsteps of Vlad the Impaler on a road trip through Romania's magnificent Transylvania, with medieval towns straight from a fairytale I wandered through cobblestone streets, dazzled by the colourful medieval and renaissance architecture, the citadels on the hillsides looking down, picture-perfectly framed by the forested mountain ... (more)
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 08:18 am
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