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Romanian initiative that can make history: Craiova Group, a counterweight to the Visegrad Group

Romanian initiative that can make history: Craiova Group, a counterweight to the Visegrad Group

April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Greece expected to join Romania, Bulgaria and Serbia   At the end of last week, Romania’s southern city of Craiova hosted a tripartite summit attended by Romanian Prime...

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Ursus Breweries launches third Sustainable Development Report

Ursus Breweries launches third Sustainable Development Report

April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The latest Ursus Breweries Sustainable Development Report, the first one in Romania validated according to international standards Global Reporting Initiative  – GRI...

Politics»

Senate Speaker Tariceanu: Arrest measure must rather be an exception, not a rule

Senate Speaker Tariceanu: Arrest measure must rather be an exception, not a rule

April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Senate Chairman Calin Popescu Tariceanu maintains that people should be investigated without being taken to custody and that preventive arrest should be requested and obtained...

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Mr. James Peall, ISB Primary Deputy Principal:  At the International School of Bucharest we expect and help each child to reach their full potential

Mr. James Peall, ISB Primary Deputy Principal: At the International School of Bucharest we expect and help each child to reach their full potential

April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
What is the educational focus at International School of Bucharest?   At the International School of Bucharest we expect and help each child to reach their full potential....

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Thenjiwe Ethel Mtintso, the Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to Romania:  “Advances made by South Africa since 1994: Celebrating the Third Decade of Freedom through accelerating radical economic transformation”

Thenjiwe Ethel Mtintso, the Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to Romania: “Advances made by South Africa since 1994: Celebrating the Third Decade of Freedom through accelerating radical economic transformation”

April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
2015 marks 60 years of a historic moment in South Africa’s history when people from all walks of life adopted the Freedom Charter in 1955 in Kliptown outside SOWETO. The...

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Romanian initiative that can make history: Craiova Group, a counterweight to the Visegrad Group

Greece expected to join Romania, Bulgaria and Serbia   At the end of last week, Romania’s southern city of Craiova hosted a tripartite summit attended by Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksander Vucic. The goal of the summit was to identify and stimulate cross-border and interstate [...]

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