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Romania travel: Five reasons to visit Brăila

2018-11-09 10:32:00
A port city for centuries, Brăila saw a period of great development towards the end of the 19 th century and the beginning of the 20 th. It was then an important port for most of the merchandise comin...

New private museum in Bucharest recreates family life in communist Romania

2018-11-09 10:01:00
Two young Romanians launched a small private museum in Bucharest, which helps visitors understand and experience family life in communist Romania. Called Ferestroika, the project recreates, in a three ...

Romania 'using EU data protection law to silence journalists'

2018-11-09 09:30:00
The Romanian government has been accused of using the EU's new data protection rules to stifle a probe by a group of investigative reporters looking into the abuse of EU funds in the country. The repo...

Romania: TVR opens submissions for Selecţia Naţionala 2019; changes introduced

2018-11-09 09:09:00
Can Romania do their best and go for their first victory in Tel Aviv? As the country of Eastern Europe will be celebrating its 20th Eurovision participation in 2019, the public broadcaster TVR is ...

EC asks Romania to give up split VAT payment system

2018-11-09 08:19:00
The European Commission (EC) decided on Thursday, November 8, to send a letter of formal notice to Romania for applying a split payment mechanism for VAT. Romania has been using this alternative VAT c...

Romania sets new minimum salary, slammed by business group

2018-11-09 06:45:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania’s government has passed an emergency ordinance that will create two different levels for the minimum national wage. According to Friday’s measure, the minimum monthly sala...

The Pirate Bay To Be Blocked In Romania Following Hollywood Complaint

2018-11-09 03:32:00
The battle involving The Pirate Bay (TPB) and Hollywood studios has been an ongoing one. In a new twist, several Hollywood studios including Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, Sony, Paramount, Universal, ...

Prime Kapital opens first modern shopping center in NE Romania city

2018-11-09 03:30:00
Prime Kapital, a real estate developer founded by former NEPI managers Martin Slabbert and Victor Semionov, opened on Thursday, November 8, the first modern shopping center in Roman, a city in North-E...

Biggest online retailer in Romania estimates EUR 85 mln sales this Black Friday

2018-11-09 02:30:00
eMAG, the biggest online retailer in Romania and the first to bring the Black Friday concept in Romania, estimates that it will reach RON 400 million (EUR 85 million) sales in this year’s campaign, up ...