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Romania, among most affected EU countries by high housing prices

2018-11-09 01:30:00
Inflated house prices and high rents in major cities are damaging the employment prospects for millions of young workers across the European Union and Romania is one of the countries most affected by ...

​Romanian investigative media organisation says authority demands it to reveal source in major report, threatening EUR 20m fine

2018-11-08 23:34:43 Hotnews.ro
Romanian investigative media organisation RISE Project on Thursday said an authority of the state has asked it to reveal a source in a major report published earlier this week. The request of the government-controlled data protection agency used GDPR rules to support its request after an investigation related to a business linked to the head of the PSD governing party, Liviu Dragnea.

BRD sees higher profit in Romania on growing operating results

2018-11-08 23:30:00
BRD Groupe Societe Generale, the third biggest lender in Romania by assets, recorded a consolidated net profit of RON 1.14 billion (EUR 245 million) in the first nine months of this year, up by 7% com...

EC cuts economic growth forecast for Romania to 3.6%

2018-11-08 22:30:00
The European Commission (EC) has cut once again its economic growth forecast for Romania this year, to 3.6%, according to its autumn forecast. In July, the EC also cut its estimate to 4.1%, from 4.5% ...

U.S. men's freestyle set for U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania, Nov. 12-18

2018-11-08 15:10:00
Photo: Kollin Moore at the 2017 Junior World Championships. Photo by Richard Immel. Team USA is sending an exciting men’s freestyle lineup full of fresh faces to the international scene to the U23 Wor...

Romanian Senate Speaker Tariceanu faces graft accusations in case related to his PM term

2018-11-08 12:15:26 Hotnews.ro
​Romanian anti-graft prosecutors are accusing Senate speaker Calin Popescu Tariceanu of having received "material benefits" amounting to some USD 800,000 when he served as prime minister a decade ago. According to HotNews.ro sources, the charges are related to Austrian company Fujitsu Siemens Computers GmbH, which was a distributor of Microsoft licenses at the time.

Orange launches LTE-M in France, with Spain and Romania to follow by year-end

2018-11-08 09:13:00
Orange announced the commercial availability of LTE-M services for connected objects in metropolitan France, across a footprint covering 98 percent of the population. Commercial launches in Spain and ...

Romania, Qatar address shipping collaboration

2018-11-08 07:47:00
The collaboration between the Qatar Ports Management Company “Mwani Qatar” and the National Company “Maritime Ports Administration” SA (CNAPM), as well as the mutual recognition of maritime certificat...

Rule of law in Romania: Parliament to set its position

2018-11-08 06:52:00
MEPs will set out their views on the latest judicial reforms in Romania and their impact on the separation of powers, in a resolution to be put to the vote on Tuesday. The non-legislative resolution w...