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New expat & travel guide launched – City Compass Romania: Bucharest & Beyond, 2016...

Over 150 guests joined City Compass Media, the publisher of this website, at the launch of the newest expat and travel guide in print,...

‎Comment: “Romania is Islamic land”

The murder of over 120 people in Paris by Muslim gunmen at the weekend raises the question: can the same thing happen in Romania?...

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The death toll from the fire in the Colectiv club has tonight reached fifty-three. Eight days of protests in Bucharest have come to an end...

Restaurant review: For lazy Sundays – the new a la carte brunch @ Athenee...

Sundays are always better with a brunch! I’ve recently discovered one that deserves being tried at least once: not only does it have tasty...

Comment: Romania’s revolution takes a new twist

It is impossible to imagine, after the historic and tragic events of the past few weeks, the tired, discredited, and reviled government of Mr....

Comment: Romania and the myth of revolution

On Tuesday Victor Ponta’s Government became the third Romanian government since 1989 – or rather the fourth, if you count Ceausescu’s - to fall...

Comment: Besides fighting corruption, Romania must also learn ethical responsibility

Corruption is at the heart of the very tragic event that unfolded, but there is another issue, and just as important, that is being...

Comment: Filling the political vacuum in Romania

So Mr. Ponta, his ‘government’ and the Mayor of Bucharest’s Sector 4 have resigned. So what? Will we notice that he and his colleagues...

Comment: No, Mr. Ponta, your resignation is not enough!

And no, Mr. Basescu, Blaga, Dragnea, Tariceanu, Kelemen & company, this is not a gift to you! You should all do the only decent...

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