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European body says Romania court changes undermine independence

2018-07-13 11:51:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania’s plans for a judicial overhaul would be likely to undermine the independence of magistrates and sap public confidence in the judiciary, the Council of Europe’s advisory ...

Morcheeba joins lineup of music festival in Romania’s Transylvania

2018-07-13 08:32:00
English electronic band Morcheeba and South African indie rock band The Parlotones have joined the lineup of this year’s edition of Awake Festival, a three-day music event organized on the Teleki esta...

Samsung, Cisco Partner with Orange on 5G Smart Home and City Applications in Romania

2018-07-13 08:09:00
According to a recent announcement, Samsung Electronics and Cisco have successfully completed a friendly-user trial and series of 5G demonstrations with Orange in Floresti, Cluj, Romania. Since the an...

EIB lends EUR 68 mln to Arctic for new factory in Romania

2018-07-13 07:37:00
The European Investment Bank (EIB) granted a loan of EUR 68 million to white goods producer Arctic to finance the construction of a large-scale washing machine production plant in Romania. After compl...

New IMCOM leadership team takes charge of base operations at sites in Romania, Bulgaria

2018-07-13 06:51:00
CAMP MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania -- A new leader assumed the role of managing base operations for two permanent forward operating sites in Eastern Europe, Camp Mihail Kogalniceanu (MK) in Romania and ...

British rally driver sets speed record on Romania’s Transfagarasan

2018-07-13 05:23:00
British rally driver Mark Higgins set a world speed record on Romania’s spectacular mountain road Transfagarasan. Driving a Subaru WRX, he traveled 84.34 kilometers in 40 minutes, 58 seconds and 8 ten...

Microsoft Romania country manager steps down

2018-07-13 05:02:00
Microsoft Romania announced that its general manager Gabriela Matei has decided to leave the company for a job elsewhere. Matei joined Microsoft Romania six years ago as cloud director and was named G...

New car registrations up by a third in January-June in Romania

2018-07-13 04:58:00
More than 60,000 new cars were registered in Romania in the first half of the year, up 33.46% compared to the same period of 2017, according to data published by the Romanian Automobile Manufacturers ...

President: Romania will host NATO command center

2018-07-13 02:09:00
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has agreed to build a three-star command center in Romania, which will host around 400 troops, Romanian president Klaus Iohannis said at the end of the NA...