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Simona Fodor
Senior Editor

Simona joined the Romania Insider team in 2015, first working on our travel guide in English and, later, writing features and interviews for Romania-insider.com. She holds a BA in Romanian and English and an MA in American Studies from the University of Bucharest and started her journalism career in 2003.  Simona divides her time between her hometown Ploiești and Bucharest. While in Ploiești, she enjoys spending time with her family and taking long walks with the family dog. Going through an ever-expanding reading list and traveling, now replaced by travel literature and documentaries, are some of her favorite activities. You can get in touch with her for stories about arts, culture, and travel: [email protected] 

 

01 March 2021

Mihai Eminescu Trust Foundation has kicked off the project of an experiential laboratory for inclusive civic engagement....

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Andrei Chirileasa
Editor-in-Chief

Andrei studied finance at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies and started his journalism career in 2004 with Ziarul Financiar, the leading financial newspaper in Romania, where he worked for ten years, the last six of which as editor of the capital markets section. He joined the Romania-Insider.com team in 2014 as editor and became Editor-in-Chief in 2016. He currently oversees the daily content published on Romania-Insider.com and likes to stay up to date with everything relevant in business, politics, and life in Romania. Andrei lives with his family in the countryside in Northern Romania, where he built their own house. In his free time, he studies horticulture and tends to his family’s garden. He enjoys foraging in the woods and long walks on the hills and valleys around his village. Email him for story ideas and interviews at [email protected] 

 

01 March 2021

Moldovan wine producer Purcari Wineries, whose shares are trading on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) under the ticker...

Romania Insider
27 August 2010

A new seaside resort will be built between existing Costinesti and Olimp. The all-inclusive resort called Terra will include 40 villas, two hotels and a SPA center, along with restaurants and stores, a mini-golf course, tennis courts and a heliport. The Constanta County Council has recently approved the zonal urban planning for this initiative, which came from the 23 August locality city hall.

Romania Insider
27 August 2010

Vladescu tells foreigners Romania is out of recession – in Ziarul Financiar, Zara opens the first store in Pitesti in one century old building – in Ziarul Financiar, Over 12,000 Romanians have more than EUR 100,000 in deposits – in Ziarul Financiar, Valentin Ionescu is the new general manager of the Bucharest Stock Exchange – in Ziarul Financiar, Five-star Rex hotel's owners take EUR 500,000 from BCR for Spa center – in Ziarul Financiar, Hundreds of millions of euros in investment in a new seaside resort – in Gandul

Romania Insider
26 August 2010

Mircea Eliade was a famous Romanian historian of religions, fiction writer, philosopher and professor at the University of Chicago. His theory of the eternal return has become one of the most influential contributions to religious studies.

Romania Insider
27 August 2010

A new seaside resort will be built between existing Costinesti and Olimp. The all-inclusive resort called Terra will include 40 villas, two hotels and a SPA center, along with restaurants and stores, a mini-golf course, tennis courts and a heliport. The Constanta County Council has recently approved the zonal urban planning for this initiative, which came from the 23 August locality city hall.

Romania Insider
27 August 2010

Vladescu tells foreigners Romania is out of recession – in Ziarul Financiar, Zara opens the first store in Pitesti in one century old building – in Ziarul Financiar, Over 12,000 Romanians have more than EUR 100,000 in deposits – in Ziarul Financiar, Valentin Ionescu is the new general manager of the Bucharest Stock Exchange – in Ziarul Financiar, Five-star Rex hotel's owners take EUR 500,000 from BCR for Spa center – in Ziarul Financiar, Hundreds of millions of euros in investment in a new seaside resort – in Gandul

Romania Insider
26 August 2010

Mircea Eliade was a famous Romanian historian of religions, fiction writer, philosopher and professor at the University of Chicago. His theory of the eternal return has become one of the most influential contributions to religious studies.

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