Editorial»

Small parties, big ambitions

January 26th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
A major inflation is forecast in Romania. However, it is not the characteristic economic phenomenon, but an inflation of… parties. With no concrete steps taken by the leaders...

Business»

PwC : Romania records mergers, acquisitions worth some 1.2 billion euros in 2014

PwC : Romania records mergers, acquisitions worth some 1.2 billion euros in 2014

January 26th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The market in Romania recorded mergers and acquisitions worth some 1.2 billion euros in 2014, a level similar to that in 2013, according to a PwC Romania analysis released...

Politics»

IMF cautions Parliament, Governor and Justice Minister on individual insolvency law

IMF cautions Parliament, Governor and Justice Minister on individual insolvency law

January 26th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) sustains that if endorsing the individuals’ insolvency law without an adequate impact study and without consulting the associations...

Social»

Swiss Franc borrowers organize protest in Bucharest

Swiss Franc borrowers organize protest in Bucharest

January 25th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Group of Clients with CHF-denominated Loans organized on Sunday a protest meeting outside the Palace of Parliament, asking the Government, the Lower Chamber, the National...

World»

European leaders gather in Prague, Terezin for Holocaust Commemoration and to discuss how to deal with the rise of anti-Semitism

European leaders gather in Prague, Terezin for Holocaust Commemoration and to discuss how to deal with the rise of anti-Semitism

January 24th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Senior politicians, diplomats, global figures and experts from around the world will gather in Prague and Terezin on Monday and Tuesday, in the framework of an official European...

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IMF cautions Parliament, Governor and Justice Minister on individual insolvency law

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) sustains that if endorsing the individuals’ insolvency law without an adequate impact study and without consulting the associations involved, could never attain its goals and could have a negative impact on the financial market. The IMF supports the authorities efforts to promote a legislation in this domain, but we are [...]

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