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Declassified report sheds light on links between August 10, 2018 riot police violence and politicians

2019-11-14 16:47:00 Hotnews.ro
An Interior Ministry report on violence during massive anti-government protests that took place in Bucharest on August 10 last year sheds light on key links between riot police decision makers and politicians, sources have told HotNews.ro.

Scientists identify remains found in Romania as Utah man who died in WWII

2019-11-14 16:07:19
WASHINGTON — Scientists have identified human remains found in Romania as those of Max W. Lower, a Lewiston, Utah man who died while serving with the U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II.

Romania economic growth slows down in Q3 - flash data

2019-11-14 09:54:00 Hotnews.ro
The growth of Romanian economy stood at 0.6% in Q3 this year, as compared to the previous quarter. Compared to Q3 2018, the GDP gre 3.0%, while yoy growth for the first nine months of the year was of 4.0%, according to flash data of the National Statistics Institute on Thursday.

Essence of democracy becomes topic of campaign in Romania presidential election as head of state refuses to face contender

2019-11-14 09:45:00 Hotnews.ro
A refusal by President Klaus Iohannis to face his challenger in the second round of Romania's presidential elections has caused widespread discussion about his (non)democratic behaviour. But in a meeting with the press on Wednesday, he made the debate even more complicated by explaining he refused to discuss with and thus legitimise someone who represents an un democratic party.

Romania’s Commission candidate gets MEPs’ backing

2019-11-14 09:36:00
Romania’s candidate for commissioner, Adina-Ioana Vălean, was today given the green light by MEPs in the European Parliament's Transport and Tourism Committee. A majority of committee coordinators ...

Romania's Banca Transilvania 9-month net profit jumps 41.5% y/y

2019-11-14 06:31:00
* Says its net profit was 1.39 billion lei ($321.85 million) in the first nine months, up 41.5% percent on the year, whereas Banca Transilvania Financial Group’s consolidated net profit amounted to 1.

Roots in Romania, a famous Borders win over Llanelli and a thwarted night out in Pau - 25 seasons of the Heineken Cup

2019-11-14 06:22:00
After humble beginnings to a tournament launched by the Five Nations committee, with the first ever competition match seeing Toulouse thrash Constanta in front of a few hundred people in Romania, it ...

International human trafficking gang busted during early morning raids in London and Romania

2019-11-14 03:43:17
All 17 have been taken to a central London police station for questioning. An additional four warrants were executed at the same time in Romania resulting in the arrest of one man in Constanta. The ...

Romania GDP Growth Slows In Q3

2019-11-14 03:37:00
(RTTNews) - Romania's economic growth slowed further in the third quarter, data from the National Institute of Statistics showed on Thursday. Gross domestic product grew a seasonally adjusted 0.6 ...