A no-confidence motion against the government led by Mihai Tudose failed to gather enough votes on Thursday, November 23. The motion, which was initiated by...

Romanian president: Chamber of Deputies speaker should resign

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis argued that social democratic leader Liviu Dragnea should resign from his post as speaker of the Chamber of Deputies because...

Beloved Romanian actress dies at age 81

Stela Popescu, one of Romania’s most loved actresses, died on Thursday, November 23. She would have turned 82 on December 21. The actress was found...

videoWeekend calendar: Gaudeamus book fair, Asia Fest, movie openings

Events in Bucharest: Gaudeamus book fair – ongoing, ends on November 26, at Romexpo in Bucharest. More details here Asia Fest – November 24-26, at Romexpo...

Traditional gifts at St. Nicholas fair in Bucharest next week

The Romanian Peasant Museum in Bucharest will host a special fair dedicated to the day of St. Nicholas. The fair, where people can find...
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Belgian firm buys 44-hectare plots near Bucharest

Belgian group WarehousesDePauw (WDP) will pay EUR 8.3 million for three plots of land totalling over 44 hectares in tIlfov county, near Bucharest. Biscuit producer...

Kaufland joins first national program supporting Romanian pork producers

The first national program aimed at supporting the production and sale of Romanian pork was launched on Wednesday, November 22, with the support of...

Firm that built Romania’s gas pipeline network goes bankrupt

Local firm Condmag Brasov, which has built more than 90% of Romania's main natural gas pipeline network, went bankrupt. The court’s decision can be...
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Romanian state-owned company pays for employees’ trips to Bali, Thailand

Romanian state-owned gas producer Romgaz granted its managers bonuses for doing overtime without asking for documents to prove the overtime, with a damage of...
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Romanian woman held captive and tortured in Italy for 10 years

A Romanian woman went through terrifying moments in the ten years she had been held captive, raped and tortured by a man in Italy. It...

Romanian state defense contractor Romarm expects 20% increase in exports

Romania’s defense contractor Romarm could see a 20% increase in exports in 2017, to USD 120 million, according to the company’s estimates, reports local...
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