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Four dead in flooding in eastern Romania

2018-07-11 02:35:00
Four people died while trying to cross by cart a rain-swollen river in a village in Tulcea, in south-eastern Romania, Mediafax reported. After being alerted of their disappearance on the night of July ...

Romania Inflation Remains Stable In June

2018-07-11 01:54:00
(RTTNews) - Romania's consumer price inflation held steady in June, after accelerating in the previous nine months, figures from the National Institute of Statistics showed Wednesday. Consumer prices ...

Assad's son takes part in maths competition in Romania

2018-07-10 15:30:00
Bucharest (AFP) - The teenage son of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad is competing in the International Mathematical Olympiad in Romania, where he has asked to be treated like any normal student, an e...

Assad's son wants "normal" treatment at maths competition in Romania

2018-07-10 14:36:00
Bucharest (AFP) - The teenage son of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has asked to be treated as a "normal student" while competing in the International Mathematical Olympiad in Romania, an education ...

Romania raises taxes for Black Sea gas production

2018-07-10 13:30:00
Romania has passed a law to impose additional taxes on gas companies operating in the Black Sea, prompting an outcry Tuesday from energy companies active in the country. Parliament adopted the legisla...

The scourge of crooked officials in Romania is finally toppled

2018-07-10 11:00:00
Laura Codruta Kovesi was the face of Romania's efforts to stamp out graft. This week, her role in a crusade that's locked up hundreds of crooked officials in one of the European Union's most corrupt n...

Romania's president: new criminal laws are unconstitutional

2018-07-10 10:55:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's president is urging the country's top court to strike down a series of revised criminal justice statutes which he says are unconstitutional. Klaus Iohannis wrote to ...

Romania's president: new criminal laws are unconstitutional

2018-07-10 10:36:00
Romania's president is urging the country's top court to strike down a series of revised criminal justice statutes which he says are unconstitutional. Klaus Iohannis wrote to the Constitutional Court ...

Annual increase in house prices in Romania, above the EU average in the first quarter

2018-07-10 08:02:00
House prices, as measured by the House Price Index, increased by 6.6% year-on-year in Romania in the first quarter of this year, above the 4.5% increase registered in the euro area and the 4.7% growth ...