OTP, the most powerful banking group in Hungary, has agreed to a deal to buy Romania's Banca Romaneasca from the National Bank of Greece...

North Romania city hosts its first ball event

The Culture Palace in Târgu Mureș, a city in North-Central Romania, will host the Palace Ball on November 7. The event is a Viennese Ball-type...

Maiden Fair takes place in Western Romania this weekend

The Maiden Fair (Târgul de Fete), the several hundred-year old traditional matchmaking event for young maidens, takes place this weekend at Găina Mountain, in...

Romania enforces code of conduct for Government members

Romania will have a code of conduct for its Government members. The cabinet approved on Thursday, July 20, the code of conduct which outlines...

Foreign students come to Bucharest to learn Romanian

More than 30 foreign students will attend the Bucharest University’s summer courses of Romanian language, culture and civilization organized between July 24 and August...

Romanian prosecutor detained on blackmail, disclosure of classified information

Stancescu Raluca, a first prosecutor at the Prosecutor's Office attached to the Botosani Tribunal, was detained for 24 hours on charges of blackmail, incitement...

Romania wants some tax statements online only from 2018

The Romanian tax agency ANAF would want all categories of taxpayers to be obliged to submit certain tax statements exclusively online. The measure appears in a...

American actor James Brolin shoots new film in Romania

American actor James Brolin, who has won two Golden Globes and an Emmy during his career, is in Romania these days to shoot the feature film Family...

Vodafone reaches 9.5 million customers in Romania

Vodafone Romania had a total of 9.57 million customers for mobile, fixed voice and machine to machine services for the quarter ending June 2017,...

Romania earns EUR 2 bln from extra excise on fuel

The extra excise on fuel, amounting to 7 eurocents per liter of gasoline or diesel, has produced RON 8.46 billion (almost EUR 2 billion)...
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Some 200,000 people left Romania in 2016

Over 200,000 Romanians left the country last year. Companies have been forced to raise wages in recent years to retain some of their employees, due...
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