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The President and the street pulse

March 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Ever since the beginning, Klaus Iohannis has been seen by Romanians as a life buoy after the ten years of Traian Basescu administration, considered as a ‘rough’ president...

Business»

PwC study: Romania’s coffee market reaches 420 million euros in 2014

PwC study: Romania’s coffee market reaches 420 million euros in 2014

March 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Romanian coffee market reached 420 million euros in 2014, with an annual average per capita consumption of 2.3 kilograms, placing the country 26th in Europe by this indicator,...

Politics»

President Iohannis receives U.S. Congress delegation: The process to eradicate corruption,  an important step in attracting investors

President Iohannis receives U.S. Congress delegation: The process to eradicate corruption, an important step in attracting investors

March 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis has received the visit, on Friday, at the Cotroceni Palace, a delegation of the United States of America, context in which he stated that Romania...

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European Capitals and Big Cities’ Mayors adopt Paris Declaration on Climate Action

European Capitals and Big Cities’ Mayors adopt Paris Declaration on Climate Action

March 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Bucharest’s Mayor Sorin Oprescu has attended the Meeting of European Capitals and Big Cities’ Mayors, in Paris, along with the representatives of 30 cities, an...

World»

Belgium-Romania: Diplomatic relations bearing the fruits of a long lasting interaction

Belgium-Romania: Diplomatic relations bearing the fruits of a long lasting interaction

March 27th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
When Belgium gained its independence, its economic environment drastically changed. Internally, priority was given to invest in efficient infrastructure. The country had...

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European Capitals and Big Cities’ Mayors adopt Paris Declaration on Climate Action

Bucharest’s Mayor Sorin Oprescu has attended the Meeting of European Capitals and Big Cities’ Mayors, in Paris, along with the representatives of 30 cities, an event which has ended with the unanimous adoption of the Paris Declaration on Climate Action. In Thursday’s meeting, hosted by Paris’ Mayor Anne Hidalgo and that of Rome, Ignazio Marino, [...]

Roman Catholic Palm Sunday procession to be staged in Bucharest

The Roman  Catholic Bishopric of Bucharest on Sunday will be staging a Palm Sunday procession in which Roman Catholic believers, priests, nuns and monks of Bucharest City and environs are expected to take part. The Press Office of the Roman Catholic Bishopric of Bucharest on Friday reported that the procession, to be led by Metropolitan [...]

Romania switches to Daylight Saving Time

Romania switches to Daylight Saving Time, on the night from Saturday to Sunday, when 3:00 am will become 4:00 am. The switch to Daylight Saving Time does not change the current timetables of trains, Romania’s National Railway Company  (CFR) informed. Passenger trains will run by observing the current time until the night of March 28/29, [...]

PwC study: Romania’s coffee market reaches 420 million euros in 2014

The Romanian coffee market reached 420 million euros in 2014, with an annual average per capita consumption of 2.3 kilograms, placing the country 26th in Europe by this indicator, according to a recent study released on Thursday by PwC Romania. The research showed a 9 percent annual increase of the coffee consumption in Romania in [...]

America’s National Instruments inaugurates new HQ for R&D Centre in Cluj-Napoca

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First Romanian news agency Agerpres celebrates 126th anniversary

Agerpres National News Agency is the first news agency in Romania, as its history began on March 27, 1889, when then-Foreign Minister P. P. Carp signed the ‘birth certificate’ of the Telegraphic Agency of Romania. The Telegraphic Agency of Romania actually began operating a month later, on April 11, when ‘the first telegram’ was dispatched [...]

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President Iohannis receives U.S. Congress delegation: The process to eradicate corruption, an important step in attracting investors

President Klaus Iohannis has received the visit, on Friday, at the Cotroceni Palace, a delegation of the United States of America, context in which he stated that Romania offers very good opportunities for foreign investments. According to the Presidential Administration, during the meeting several common interest topic were approached, relating to the political-military and security [...]

Romanian airline Tarom: Our policy is that the cockpit should never contain a single person during flight

Tarom policy provides that, during flight, the cockpit be manned by more than one person, said, on Friday, through a release, the air operator. “The Operations Manual of the Tarom Company provides instructions regarding access and exit of the cockpit during flight. According to these instructions, Tarom policy is that the cockpit should never contain [...]

EugenTeodorovici proposed Finance Minister, Marius Nica to replace him at European Funds Ministry

Eugen Teodorovici, currently European Funds Ministry, was proposed by Prime Minister Victor Ponta to take over the portfolio of Finance Minister. The Prime Minister mentioned, on Friday, that Teodorovici will be replaced at the European Funds Ministry by Labour Ministry’s secretary general Marius Nica. According to the head of the Executive, the two proposals were [...]