The average duration of a marriage that ends in divorce in Romania is close to 15 years, according to official data from the National...

Romanian commune’s digital transformation, among Microsoft’s successful customer stories

The local government of a Romanian commune in Sibiu county managed to change its old paper-based way of delivering services to citizens into a...

Romania’s Constitutional Court OKs referendum for family

Romania’s Constitutional Court (CCR) decided on Monday, September 17, that the law adopted by the Senate last week for revising the definition of family...

Romanian police hold man suspected of stabbing two American basketball players

The main suspect for the stabbing of two African-American basketball players at a terrace in the Romanian city of Braila was held on Monday...

Romanian Orthodox Church bishop urges believers to attend referendum for traditional family

Laurenţiu Streza, the Ardeal metropolitan bishop with the Romanian Orthodox Church, has urged believers of all confessions to attend the referendum for the traditional...

Romanian authorities launch website of emergency warning system Ro-Alert

The Romanian authorities are moving forward with the implementation of the emergency warning system Ro-Alert, which will send warning messages to citizens in areas...

Firemen Museum in Bucharest to undergo EUR 4.5 mln refurbishment

The Foişorul de Foc National Museum of the Firemen will be refurbished and upgraded as part of an EU funds project, managed by the...

Medicine and IT faculties in Romania work at full capacity

The most attractive areas for foreign students who want to go to university in Romania are medicine and IT, education minister Valentin Popa said...
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Two in five Romanian households have difficulties in covering current expenses

Two in five (38.9%) Romanian households say they have difficulties or very big difficulties in covering their current expenses while 42.7% have some difficulties...

Romania’s finance minister wants public health services differentiated on contribution levels

The medical services packages provided by public hospitals should be differentiated based on each citizen’s contributions to the public health fund (CASS), finance minister...

American basketball players stabbed in Eastern Romania city

Two African-American basketball players were stabbed on Saturday night at a terrace in the center of Braila, a city in Eastern Romania. The two...

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