Romanian prime minister Viorica Dancila reportedly made a serious mistake during her discussion with the Social Democrat members of the European Parliament in Brussels...

Romanian interior minister says probe against Gendarmerie heads is “intimidation action”

Romanian interior minister Carmen Dan said on Monday, September 24, that the prosecutors’ decision to investigate the heads of the Gendarmerie for the violent...

More flights on Bucharest-Timisoara route

Irish low-cost airline Ryanair will introduce four new weekly flights on the Bucharest-Timisoara route starting October. Romanian state-owned airline Tarom will also have two extra...

Comment: Who has the right to define what family should look like, in today’s...

Guest writer Dana Costache, a family mediator in New York, analyzes the referendum for family in Romania from a different perspective. A father once asked...

videoRomanian contestant on X Factor UK gets standing ovation from Robbie Williams, Simon Cowell

Romanian Cezar Ouatu, currently a contestant on the X Factor UK show, has received a standing ovation from the jury members after his performance....

Romania’s largest multipurpose hall operates under Banca Transilvania brand

Sala Polivalenta in Cluj-Napoca, the largest multipurpose hall in Romania, changed its name into BTarena following a partnership between local lender Banca Transilvania and...

Bucharest may pay EUR 550,000 to publish two history books for Centennial

The Bucharest City Hall may pay over RON 2.56 million (EUR 550,000) to publish two history books that will be distributed to students in...
gas

Romania pledges to increase gas export capacity 40 times to dodge EC probe

Romania’s state-controlled gas transport operator Transgaz has pledged to the European Commission (EC) to increase its gas export capacity 40 times, from the current...

Romanian Parliament makes new attempt to exempt state companies from corporate governance

Fondul Proprietatea's manager says that exempting state companies from corporate governance would be like letting Ali Baba's 40 thieves into bank vault. A new legal...

EUR 1.5 mln chairlift in eastern Romania, unused since 2016

A chairlift opened in 2013 in the Ciric area of the eastern Romania city of Iasi has not been in use for the past...

100 hot air balloons will celebrate Romania’s Centennial in Maramures sky

Maramures Balloon Fiesta will take place this year from October 3 to October 7 at Baia Mare Aerodrome. This edition, named 100 Balloons for...

From Our Partners

A short guide to baptism traditions and parties in Romania

 / 
The baptism party is usually the baby’s very first party in Romania, usually put together by the parents or the godparents.  In Romania, there...

Most recent

Romania Insider
Free Newsletters

Be up to speed with what’s happening in Romania! Choose from our 7 newsletters, covering the entire array of business, social, politics, and entertainment news

Subscribe now