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3 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

Canadian and Chinese companies partner to build nuclear reactors in Romania

A Canadian company is partnering with a Chinese firm in anticipation of building two more nuclear reactors in Romania that could be worth $1.5 billion for Canada's economy.

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4 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

President Basescu sends CAS law back to Parliament, premier insists for enforcement

Despite premier Ponta's insistence to enforce the law as quickly as possible, President Traian Basescu refused to promulgate it and signed on Wednesday the request of re-examination by the Parliament of the law on the cuts to social contribution .

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8 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

European Fair of Castles to premiere in Romania

The first European fair of castles to be held in Romania will take place next year at Corvinilor Castle in Hunedoara between May 1 and May 13, 2015, Agerpres reports.

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9 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

Iasi-Ungheni gas pipeline, operational by end-August

The Iasi-Ungheni gas pipeline will become operational at the end of August, on time and with a budget 10 pc smaller than planned, the delegate minister for Energy, Razvan Nicolescu announced PM Ponta, adding that Transgaz completed the talks on the operation agreement, Mediafax reports.

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13 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

CWRU program aims to get more Romanian families to adopt orphans

In 1990, after a revolution overthrew Romanian communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, ABC News' 20/20 aired a story about the horrific conditions at the country's orphanages, with thousands of children living in squalor and neglect.

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15 hrs ago | Transitions Online

NATO Members Call for Bastion in the East as Putin Plans Serbia Visit

Plus, Ukraine may prosecute Russian officials and oligarchs for aiding rebels, and international donors pledge billions in Balkan flood relief.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Ukraine, Natural Disasters, Flood, Traian Basescu, Europe,

19 hrs ago | SFGate

Bay Area visual art picks, July 24-27

Geta BrA tescu : Matrix 254: This exhibition, BrA tescu's first solo show in a U.S. museum , features a selection of works made between 1977 and 2000.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Japan Times

Diverse joys unite distant theater fests

In early summer this year, I went to the famous theater festivals in two European cities - first the Theater der Welt 2014, which ran May 23-June 8 in the war-blitzed and rebuilt southwest German city of Mannheim, then to the Sibiu International Theatre Festival 2014 held June 6-15 in the Romanian city of that name, which still bears traces of its ... (more)

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GhanaSoccerNet.com

Ghana trio Kwarasey, Abu and Boateng suffer Uefa Champions League heartbreak

Ghana trio Adam Kwarasey, Mohammed Abu and Bismark Adjei-Boateng have been eliminated from the prestigious Uefa Champions League along with their club - Stromsgodset after suffering defeat against Romanian side Steaua Bucuresti on Wednesday night.

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Nine O'Clock

Ponta: Romania joins US and EU's position on Ukraine

Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Wednesday reiterated Romania's message of taking a coordinated position with the political stand of the US and the EU concerning the situation in Ukraine, of condemning the terrorist attacks that killed so many innocent people, that the Russian Federation must be compelled to assume moral and political responsibility, ... (more)

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Nine O'Clock

Price of Romanian wheat reaches minimum of past four years

The price of wheat dropped suddenly by 10 per cent from EUR 164 per ton to EUR 147 per ton in only a week, so that the wheat production is not going to bring much money to the economy although the increase in amount is at least 2.7 per cent compared to last year, reports a zf.ro analysis.

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Nine O'Clock

Qin Emperor's Terracotta Army "present" at Peasant's Museum

The exhibition "Dialogue with Qin Emperor's Terracotta Army" to open between July 31 and August 31 at the National Museum of the Romanian Peasant in Bucharest opens in the last day of July at 5 pm at the "Tancred Banateanu" hall, according to the museum's website.

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Breaking All The Rules

Read the entire "Negotium" essay

The belief that calling for and instituting sanctions against Russia is a sound policy, illustrates the economic disconnect of the Obama administration.

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Daily Mail

Romanian family of 17 who lied to get a house live in a three-bedroom London semi

Romanian family of 17 who lied to get a house live in a three-bedroom London semi... and take home A 55,000 a year in benefits A Romanian migrant family of 17 who lied to get a three bedroom house but take home A 55,000 a year in benefits say they put up with the overcrowding because life is better in Britain.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Korea Herald

S. Korea, Romania to join forces in IT industry

South Korea's science ministry said Wednesday it has opened an information technology research center with its Romanian counterpart to conduct a handful of IT projects in the Eastern European country over the next three years.

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St.Petersburg Times

There were times when Andrea Pal, Chief Financial Officer of Northern ...

There were times when Andrea Pal, Chief Financial Officer of Northern Capital Gateway, LLC, the company running St. Petersburg's Pulkovo Airport, woke up in a hotel wondering what day of the week it was and what country she was in.

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Nine O'Clock

Over 11,000 guarantees through "First House" granted in six months

The National Fund for Credit Guarantees for SMBs has granted more than 1,100 guarantees within the programme "First House" over the first six months of the year, almost 30 percent of which were for beneficiaries in Bucharest whereas the least applications were in the counties of Calarasi, Ialomita and Giurgiu, 33 in each.

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Nine O'Clock

Exhibition of French vintage clocks from Romanian museum collections

Francois Saint-Paul, French Ambassador to Romania and Ernest Oberlander-Tarnoveanu, director general of National History Museum of Romania, will attend the event.

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Daily Mail

Son of Romania's 'King of the Gipsies' set to marry his fiancee...

Son of Romania's 'King of the Gipsies' set to marry his fiancee and mother of his twins as she turns 18 after they became engaged as children The son of Romania's 'King of Gipsies' is getting ready to marry his fiancee as she turns 18 later this year - and the couple already have twins together.

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Cambridge Evening News

Moldovia may be the poorest county in Europe but for Dale Coss, its...

Dale Coss decided the same and has started a wine business importing reds and whites from Moldova, the poorest country in Europe, but with a rich grape harvest.

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