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Millions Dodged Wirecard Wipeout in Close Shave for NN Romania

2020-06-26 07:36:00
Romania’s largest pension fund disposed of its stake in Wirecard AG weeks before the scandal around the payment company broke, a narrow escape for 2 million Romanians already reeling from the economic ...

Orange Romania loses in court annulment of decision from consumer protection body

2020-06-26 02:33:00
Orange Romania lost in the Bucharest court the annulment of a decision from consumer protection body Anpc, which forces the operator to cease a commercial practice deemed incorrect, writes local ...

Student unrest over Romania gender-studies ban

2020-06-26 00:16:00
The amendment to the education law, approved by the Romanian parliament, is pushing the country closer to the authoritarian policies found in neighbouring Hungary and Poland, critics say.

Romania reports record high coronavirus infection numbers

2020-06-25 07:02:00
Romania reported its highest number of daily infections with the new coronavirus in two months on Thursday, as it prepares to assess a new phase of relaxation next week.

Head of Romania’s Covid Procurement Company Faces Bribery Charges

2020-06-25 03:30:00
The head of a state owned-company responsible for handling coronavirus medical equipment is being charged for soliciting a 760,000 euro (US$860,000) bribe from a firm in exchange for a major contract ...

Romania's Craiova avoid sanctions over COVID-19 rules violations

2020-06-24 11:06:00
Romania's Universitatea Craiova will not face any punishment after players and fans failed to observe social distancing during late-night pyrotechnics celebrations on Tuesday, the country's ...

‘World’s Best Forger’ of Plastic Banknotes Nabbed in Romania

2020-06-24 10:31:49
The gang’s leader “managed to produce the best forgeries in Romania’s history and become the best counterfeiter of plastic banknotes in the world.” The polymer bills, introduced in 1999, are a source ...

Soccer-Romania's Craiova avoid sanctions over COVID-19 rules violations

2020-06-24 10:25:01
Romania's Universitatea Craiova will not face any punishment after players and fans failed to observe social distancing during late-night pyrotechnics celebrations on Tuesday, the country's ...

Suicide Or Murder? The Mysterious Death Of A Fugitive Iranian Judge In Romania

2020-06-24 10:19:00
In the days since his demise, those raising questions about the circumstances of his death have included a leading prosecutor in Iran, Mansouri’s own lawyer George Paşalică, international human rights ...