New Romanian Senate speaker, other members excluded from ALDE party following clash with governing Social Democrats - sources say

2019-09-13 16:47:00 Hotnews.ro
The newly named speaker of the Romanian Senate, ex-Foreign minister Teodor Melescanu, as well as three deputies picked by PM Viorica Dancila to be part of her Social Democratic (PSD) government have been ousted from their political group, ALDE, party sources told HotNews.ro on Friday. This comes as clashes intensified this week between the PSD and their former ally, ALDE, which in August chose to leave the governing coalition.

Hospital manager: Dozens of undiscerning patients used as lab rats for drugs testing study

2019-09-13 16:45:13 Hotnews.ro
Dozens of chronic, undiscerning patients at a ward of the Psychiatric Hospital in the Central Romanian city of Brasov are said to have been used in a study aimed at testing various drugs, according to the manager of the hospital.

Three children, angered by toy, destroy school in South Romania

2019-09-13 16:43:38 Hotnews.ro
A primary school in a Southern Romanian town has been destroyed as three children broke everything that got in their path for three hours earlier this week, according to reports emerging on Friday. It appears that the three became enraged after one of them turned angry because of a music toy which, while thrown away, continued playing its tune.

Feature: Chinese-funded enterprise marks its 20th founding anniversary in Romania

2019-09-13 16:13:00
DEVA, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese bicycle maker has marked its 20th anniversary of its founding in Romania and expressed the hope to contribute to deeper and wider trade and economy cooperation ...

Vodafone Romania to offer iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max

2019-09-13 05:41:00
Vodafone Romania said it will offer Apple's latest products, including iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, as well as the new dual-camera iPhone 11. Customers will be able to pre-order these smartphones ...

Orange Romania submits offer for government mobile contract

2019-09-13 02:44:00
Orange Romania submitted its offer to the government's General Secretariat (Secretariatul General al Guvernului, SGG) for a contract whose winner will be tasked with the provision of mobile voice and ...

Ikea Buys Romania Wind Farms to Reduce Climate Impact

2019-09-13 02:00:00
Photographer: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg Photographer: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg Ikea will acquire an 80% stake in seven wind farms in Romania from Vestas Wind Systems A/S for 136 million euros ($150 ...

Roxtec continues expansion in Romania

2019-09-12 19:00:00
Cable and pipe transit provider Roxtec has announced the acquisition of its distributor in Romania. Roxtec Romania is the 28th subsidiary in the Roxtec Group. “The team in Romania has been working ...

Romanian President once again rejects government reshuffle, sends PM Dancila to Parliament

2019-09-12 17:47:24 Hotnews.ro
President Klaus Iohannis rejected a request by PM Viorica Dancila to accept a government reshuffle for the third time on Thursday, sending the prime minister to Parliament to receive support and validation for her team. He said today that the government reshuffle pushed for by Dancila "was not welcome, improper and one that I clearly reject".