The most read source for news and features in English dedicated to Romania

Briefly, about us

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Since 2010, has been providing reliable information from Romania through selected, clean, clear & easy to understand content. We are editorially independent and free from bias in our reporting. 

Our readers from all over the world stay up to speed with all things Romania through our free content, a host of newsletters and our paid premium editorial services.  

Companies choose to support our independent media while receiving top value exposure on our platforms, as we are keen to understand their business and their targets and offer them media consultancy & additional content creation services. 

Brief history was created in 2010 by business journalist Corina Chirileasa (Saceanu), who was joined in late-2010 by Volker Moser, co-founder of the City Compass Group, who became partner and shareholder. 

With a small team, the website soon became the most read on the English - language niche dedicated to Romania. 

In 2014, became part of City Compass Media, while the team grew further, after Andrei Chirileasa joined as editor and partner, and later as Editor-in-Chief of and Editorial Director of the group. 

The same year, the company launched the Romania Press Review service in English, after increasing demand from expats and CEOs; the service has been delivered daily and weekly ever since. 

In 2017, City Compass Media launched a new jobs section. The same year, the company welcomed its third shareholder, Grégoire Vigroux. relaunched in a new design, as well as added a real estate classifieds section and a press releases section in February 2019. 


A strong team of experienced business journalists create the content enjoyed by foreigners, expats and Romanians from all over the world.

Our editorial team has real independence, which helps us create high-quality content.

You can email to send us press releases, event invitations or interview ideas. Or get in touch here with specific members of our editorial team.

Our media & marketing team advises our partners on the best exposure solutions for their brands & campaigns on our media platforms.

Get in touch with them here to advertise on this website or in our other online & print platforms.



Website content

On this website, you will find the most important news of the day from Romania, as well as features and interviews in business, social, politics, culture, travel. We post content daily on this platform, as well as on social media.  


We also send out seven themed newsletters for free to our readers, for which you can sign up here


Our Romania Press Review subscribers receive brief bulletins in English every morning, with the latest headlines from Romanian media, as well as every Friday, with curated overviews for the whole week. 


On this site, you will also find a dedicated real estate classifieds section, launched in partnership with Online Real Assets. 


We've also added a press releases section, for companies which want to make sure their messages go out unfiltered to readers from all over the world. To post a press release on this website, email us at


We sometimes post advertorials and native content texts for our partners. All paid advertising in marked on this website. You can read our editorial guidelines here.  


Some of our partners prefer to sponsor editorial sections, thus helping us to create even more premium content for our readers.  


We send out five themed newsletters, for free:

  • Daily Digest
  • Events - weekly
  • Real Estate – bi-monthly
  • HR & Careers - bi-monthly
  • Life & Travel – monthly

9,350+ readers

C-level readership including foreign managers, multinational managers, investors, consultants, diplomats, foreign journalists, ratings agencies.


open rate, above the media industry average.

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Romania Insider Awards launched with a first successful edition in 2018 and a second edition in 2019.

You can read more about the edition of Romania Insider Awards here.

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