Romanian prosecutors have sent to court a German citizen who allegedly sold Dacian artifacts from several archaeological sites in the country. He is accused...

Looted Dacian artifacts return to Romania

Over 500 coins and 18 Dacian jewelry items have been recently recovered and brought back to Romania, the National Museum of History of Romania...

Poets from over 30 countries come to Bucharest for international festival

Over 150 poets, coming from more than 30 countries, are set to attend the Bucharest International Poetry Festival, taking place between May 14 and...

Project: Romanian broadcasters could air messages promoting reading

Local radio and TV stations could air messages promoting reading, according to a measure in the project Pactul pentru Carte (The Pact for Books),...

International Opera Awards recognize artistic director of Romania’s Enescu Festival

Vladimir Jurowski, the artistic director of the George Enescu International Festival and of the George Enescu International Competition, received the Conductor of the Year...

Romanian ballerina wins Olivier award for dance achievement

Romanian ballerina Francesca Velicu, currently a first artist with the English National Ballet, has received the Outstanding Achievement in Dance prize at this year’s...

Romanian writer Mircea Cărtărescu receives Formentor de las Letras prize

Romanian novelist, poet and essayist Mircea Cărtărescu has been awarded the 2018 Formentor de las Letras prize. The award, amounting to EUR 50,000, was granted...
Transylvania

Newly launched project helps tourists discover Transylvania

Romanians Traian Almasan and Andra Dragomir launched a new project called Travel a la Cluj, which helps tourists discover beautiful places in the famous...

Three candidates for president of Romanian Academy job

Three members of the Romanian Academy have submitted their bids for the job of president of the institution, considered the country’s highest culture and...

These are Romania’s Cultural Villages of 2018

Sixteen villages in the country and one in Moldova have been granted the title of Romania’s Cultural Village for 2018. The title is granted...

Romanian folk costume promoted in the U.S.

The traditional costume from the Somesului Valley in Romania is promoted in the U.S., as part of a project initiated by Năsăudeanca Cultural Association...
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