Over 40 trains of the Romanian passenger rail carrier CFR Calatori will run until September 9 on direct routes to the seaside and the...

Romania reports third highest medical inflation in Europe

Romania ranks third in Europe for the likelihood of increasing medical service costs, according to a recent report by Mercer Marsh Benefits covering 225...

Romania passes state-backed lending for students’ personal development

The Romanian Government has adopted a lending program for students to invest in education, health, sports and culture, News.ro reported. It approved an Emergency Ordinance...

New attempted robbery at bank in central Romanian city

An armed man tried – and failed - to rob a bank in the central Romanian city of Cluj-Napoca, Mediafax reported. The man, who was...

WB: Roads, education & institutions, Romania’s three main challenges

Romania’s capital Bucharest is the European capital most exposed to earthquakes, according to Tatiana Proskuryakova, country manager for Romania and Hungary with the World...

Protesters, opposition ask for SocDem leader’s resignation after new conviction

Several thousand people protested on Thursday evening in Bucharest’s Victoriei Square asking for the Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea’s resignation as president...

Romania has lowest food prices in EU

The prices of consumer goods and services in Romania were the second-lowest in the European Union (EU) in 2017, standing at 52% of the...

Charlie Hebdo comments on Romanians’ reaction to Simona Halep caricature

A recent editorial published by the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo comments on the Romanians’ reaction to its caricature of Simona Halep. The caricature was...

Romania’s Labor Ministry wants to pay companies that hire unemployed people

Romania’s Labor Ministry will no longer support people who don’t want to work and will stimulate companies to hire unemployed people and welfare beneficiaries...
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Romania appoints council to consult on new education law

The Education Ministry has appointed a council made up of local and international education experts to consult on a new legislative framework for the...

Bucharest plans to buy 100 electric buses with EU funds

Bucharest’s General Council approved on Wednesday, June 20, the opportunity study for purchasing 100 electric buses with EU funds, News.ro reported. The municipality hopes to...

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