European Commission notes independence of Romania judiciary questioned, judicial institutions under pressure

2018-05-23 16:52:46 Hotnews.ro
The situation of the Romanian justice system is the subject of a large part of an European Commission analysis as part of its specific country recommendations for 2018. It points to recent legislative evolutions, how the independence of justice and the anti-corruption legislative framework have been affected, to corruption within the state-funded sector at all levels and to suspicions of fraud in public tenders, which affect building of highways and hospitals in Romania.

Barça Legends to play in France and Romania

2018-05-23 16:40:00
The team coached by Chapi Ferrer will be part of a triangular tournament on 2 June against Le Havre Legends and Olympique Marseille Legends and on 16 June they will face a Romania Legends team in Cluj Barça Legends will play two matches in June, one in ...

Romania On 'Thin Ice' In $250M Award Suit, Court Says

2018-05-23 15:09:00
Law360 (May 23, 2018, 3:29 PM EDT) -- A D.C. federal judge has denied Romania's bid to dismiss a petition filed by two Swedish food industry investors to enforce a $250 million arbitral award against the country, writing in a scathing opinion Tuesday that ...

Terrible microbus accident in Hungary leaves 16 orphans in Romania

2018-05-23 13:40:00
The terrible microbus accident in Hungary, in which nine Romanians lost their lives, left 16 children without one or both of their parents, according to Digi24.ro. The accident on Tuesday was caused by the Romanian microbus driver’s negligence.

Over 300 volunteers to build social housing in southern Romania this fall

2018-05-23 13:13:57 Romania-Insider.com
Over 300 volunteers will work this fall on building ten houses for low-income families in the CumpAfna commune, in ConstanE>a county. Their work is set to finish in just five days, between October 1st and October 5th.

Police Bust Suspected Fraudsters in Romania and Spain

2018-05-23 11:37:00
Spanish police conduct house searches last month as part of Operation Valcea-Cruces. (Photo: Spanish National Police) Police in Europe have disrupted a crime ring, led from Romania, that's been accused of stealing more than €8 million ($9.4 million) from ...

Greek-owned Sometra invests USD 40 million in new plant in Romania

2018-05-23 10:50:26 Romania-Insider.com
Sometra, a zinc oxides and clinker producer in Sibiu county, will invest USD 40 million in a new, environment-friendly production facility in Copsa Mica, the company announced. The new facility will be built from scratch on the site of the existing nonferrous metals plant.

Romania Buys Rights From Israel to Produce Iron Dome

2018-05-23 09:48:00
JNS.org – In a deal worth hundreds of millions of dollars, Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will provide the Romanian Romaero company with licensing and training to produce its own air-defense systems. Israel’s famous Iron Dome system, in ...

Romania’s TAROM to flight to Armenia in 2018

2018-05-23 09:07:00
PanARMENIAN.Net - Romania’s state-owned airline, TAROM, will launch flights this year from Bucharest to Yerevan, Odessa, Baku and Tbilisi, according to routesonline.com. The carrier has already filed preliminary information on its planned new services ...