Editorial»

Ukraine: A Russian- American deal? (II)

May 29th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
What do we notice after the episode of the visits to Russia by John Kerry and V. Nuland, at the half of May 2015, according to Russian analysts? First of all, that the discussions...

Business»

Romania to participate in Business Forum running June 3 – 6 in Lisbon

Romania to participate in Business Forum running June 3 – 6 in Lisbon

May 30th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
A delegation of the Department for Foreign Investments and Public-Private Partnership will attend over June 3 – 6, 2015 the Business Forum in Lisbon (Portugal), Agerpres...

Politics»

Kovacs Peter, elected UDMR Executive Chairman

Kovacs Peter, elected UDMR Executive Chairman

May 30th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Kovacs Peter was elected by 53 votes to 21 Executive Chairman of the Hungarian Democratic Union of Romania (UDMR) in Targu Mures, on Saturday, in the meeting of the Union...

Social»

MedLife to be first medical company listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange •The company opened its 13th hyperclinic

MedLife to be first medical company listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange •The company opened its 13th hyperclinic

May 29th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Something very positive is taking place in the Romanian health system. At least in that part of it that features private Romanian capital. If we were to take MedLife Group...

World»

Five Romanian citizens banned from entering Russia, MAE to demand explanations to Russian side

Five Romanian citizens banned from entering Russia, MAE to demand explanations to Russian side

May 30th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) on Saturday pointed out that it will demand explanations to the Russian side concerning the Romanian citizens on the list with EU officials...

Recent Articles

Romania to participate in Business Forum running June 3 – 6 in Lisbon

A delegation of the Department for Foreign Investments and Public-Private Partnership will attend over June 3 – 6, 2015 the Business Forum in Lisbon (Portugal), Agerpres informs. The delegation will be headed by the Department’s Secretary of State Alexandru Nastase. The forum, which focuses on ways to attract investments by Portuguese companies in Romania, is [...]

Tennis: Andreea Mitu, through to fourth round of Roland Garros

Romanian tennis player Andreea Mitu (23 years of age) qualified for the fourth round of Grand Slam Tournament of Roland Garros, after having defeated Italian Francesca Schiavone in two sets, 7-5, 6-4, in a match carried out in Paris, on Saturday. Mitu, 100th in the WTA rankings, who this year has access for the first [...]

First highway link between Romania and Hungary to be completed in July

* The Romanian Highway Company announces that the Nadlac (E68) link with the highway to Budapest to  be completed after July 10   The National Highway Company (CNADNR) has announced that the link between the A1 Arad – Nadlac Highway and the M43/E68 Szeged – Mako – Nadlac Highway that runs toward Budapest will be [...]

Company managers optimistic on growth

According to a conjunctural survey conducted by the National Statistics Institute (INS), the managers of Romanian companies estimate that all economic sectors – processing industry, constructions, trade and services – will register growth in May-July 2015. Processing industry managers forecast significant growth in the volume of production in the next three months (+20 per cent [...]

Kovacs Peter, elected UDMR Executive Chairman

Kovacs Peter was elected by 53 votes to 21 Executive Chairman of the Hungarian Democratic Union of Romania (UDMR) in Targu Mures, on Saturday, in the meeting of the Union Representatives’ Council. He was proposed for this position by UDMR Chairman Kelemen Hunor. In his turn, Kovacs Peter, according to the regulations, proposed the seven [...]

Gov’t to continue talks with IMF, EC representatives June 19 through 30

The Government will continue talks with International Monetary Fund and European Commission representatives over June 19 – 30 in Bucharest, and the Romanian authorities hope the current arrangement will successfully wrap up in September, Finance Minister Eugen Teodorovici (photo) said on Friday. Asked if the IMF representatives agreed with the VAT cut from 24 to [...]

Transylvania International Film Festival opens with record number of spectators

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) opened on Friday evening with a record number of spectators, being the gala with the most tickets sold of all the 14 editions – 2,500, according to the organisers. The screening of “Wild Tales” film, which opened the festival, was preceded by a short speech delivered by the festival chairman, [...]

PM Ponta: Romania wants to join Eurozone in H2, 2019; political consensus is needed

Prime Minister Victor Ponta says Romania wants to join the Eurozone in the second half of 2019 and for that to happen it takes a political consensus. ‘Romania wants to join the Eurozone in the second half of 2019. That is a symbolic moment because at that time Romania will hold the rotating presidency of [...]

Romania, Kazakhstan eyeing joint energy, industry, travel projects

Romania and Kazakhstan want to develop joint projects in the areas of energy, industry, tourism, transportation, IT, agriculture, research and education, according to talks at the 11th session of the Romanian-Kazakh Inter-governmental Committee on Economic and Technical and Scientific Cooperation. At the meeting in Bucharest, State Secretary with Romania’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Tourism [...]

Companies being reborn in Romania’s industry:Antibiotice Iasi, a company of international scope

In 2016 the US will become the Romanian company’s main export market * Investments of EUR 40 M to boost production   Antibiotice S.A. Iasi is the main Romanian producer of generic anti-infectious pharmaceutical drugs. The company’s portfolio contains 150 drugs that cover a wide range of therapeutic areas. At the same time, Antibiotice Iasi [...]