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Daily Archives: August 4, 2015

IMF’s Schaechter, Tolosa: Fiscal Code as endorsed by Parliament would push deficit to...

The Fiscal  Code as approved by the Romanian Parliament would generate an increase of the budget deficit to 3pct of the Gross Domestic Product...

Romanian prison inmates have written 157 books since 2014

Persons on detention have written 157 books from the beginning of 2014 until June 2015, in order to have their sentence reduced and qualify...

Suspended Mayor Marian Vanghelie remains on house arrest

The Bucharest Tribunal magistrates decided on Monday that the suspended Mayor of District 5 of Bucharest, Marian Vanghelie, would be on trial on house...

Elena Udrea, Dorin Cocos and Alina Bica heard before High Court

Ex-Regional Development and Tourism Minister Elena Udrea (photo), her ex-husband, Dorin Cocos, and his son, former Directorate for the Investigation of Organized Crime and Terrorism...

Prosecutors order splitting of three cases in Lukoil investigation

Ploiesti Court of Appeals prosecutors have ordered the splitting of several cases in the Lukoil investigation. According to information included in the indictment, the...

Heat wave is back

After a brief respite, the heat wave has returned to Romania on Tuesday especially in western and southern regions, with the highs going back...

PNL’s Prime minister-designate: ‘We initiate talks with PSD who I hope will come to...

National Liberal Party (PNL) First Vice-President Catalin Predoiu, possibly future prime-minister if his party comes to power, said on Monday that PNL was willing...

Romania nominates “Aferim!” by Radu Jude to compete for Academy Awards

The film 'Aferim!' by Radu Jude is Romania's nomination for the best foreign language film at the 2016 Academy Awards, the National Filmmaking Centre...

‘Working all together for Paris Climate 2015’ – online campaign of the French Embassy...

The French Embassy in Romania launched an online campaign on Tuesday to promote climate change action, ahead of the upcoming Paris Climate 2015 conference that...

Red Army Choir to perform yet again in our Capital

The Red Army Choir, the world’s most famous choir, will arrive in Bucharest at the end of September in order to win over the...

Romanian branches receive over 568 million euros from parent banks in H1

The parent bank have capitalised their subsidiaries of Romania by 568.1 million euros in the first six months of this year, as compared to...

Finance Minister Eugen Teodorovici: Gov’t forced to consider Macroprudential Supervisory Committee’s recommendations

The National Macroprudential Supervisory Committee’s role is to issue recommendations that the Government is forced to take into consideration, but not necessarily to implement,...

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to open NETA Festival on August 28, at TNB

In the opening of the NETA 2015 International Theatre Festival, on August 28, on the stage of the Studio Hall, there will be one...

Cluj-Napoca overtakes Paris and London in quality of life rankings

Romania’s Cluj-Napoca managed to overtake cities like Paris, Athens, New York and Rome in quality of life rankings. Cluj is 53rd in the rankings...

Traffic on the Danube restricted by drought

River traffic is restricted by the low level of the Danube downstream from Iron Gates II, at kilometre 863+358. River Traffic Authority sources stated the...

Romanian Lottery granted 3.4 million prizes, worth over 83 million euros since January 1

The Romanian Lottery - Loteria Romana - has granted from the beginning of the year 3.4 millions of prizes worth over 83 million euros,...

American from Deveselu ‘admitted’ to Romanian doctor’s home

An American lady who works as an engineer at the Deveselu army base got sick with pneumonia but did not manage to get herself...

Angelo Branduardi comes to Romania

Italian artist Angelo Branduardi will come to Romania for the first time. He will attend the “Dilema Veche” festival, an event that annually attracts...

Erste analysis: The new Fiscal Code’s risks

The stipulations of the new Fiscal Code risk accelerating consumption in 2016, one of the consequences being the overheating of the economy, Erste bank...

Culture from… contingency fund

The Bucharest City Council has recently allocated over 2/7 million lei from the budget contingency fund for the completion and mounting of the ‘Wings’...

Central bank’s forex reserves drop by 959 million euros in July, to 29.152 billion...

The forex reserves of the National Bank of Romania (BNR, the central bank) have decreased in July by 959 million euros, from 30.111 billion...