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Andrei Chirileasa
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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] 

 

RO Govt. prepares EUR 100 mln grants for cultural sector

Romanian deputy prime minister Raluca Turcan announced on Wednesday, November 18, that the Government prepared a EUR 100 million grant program dedicated to the cultural sectors, Mediafax reported.

With this program, the Government aims to help bookstores, publishing houses, festival and cultural event organizers.

The program, announced by Turcan together with culture minister Bogdan Gheorghiu and Bucharest mayor Nicusor Dan, adds to the other state aid extended so far to this sector.

There will be two types of grants, namely EUR 4,000 microgrants and grants of up to EUR 800,000 per recipient (a limit set under the European Union's regulations) calculated based on the recipient's revenues in 2019.

NGOs and companies (irrespective of their size) are eligible.

The memorandum on the grants program was tabled for the November 18 Government meeting.

The program's final budget will be decided after all the preliminary applications are received.

(Photo: Gov.ro)

[email protected]

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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] 

 

RO Govt. prepares EUR 100 mln grants for cultural sector

Romanian deputy prime minister Raluca Turcan announced on Wednesday, November 18, that the Government prepared a EUR 100 million grant program dedicated to the cultural sectors, Mediafax reported.

With this program, the Government aims to help bookstores, publishing houses, festival and cultural event organizers.

The program, announced by Turcan together with culture minister Bogdan Gheorghiu and Bucharest mayor Nicusor Dan, adds to the other state aid extended so far to this sector.

There will be two types of grants, namely EUR 4,000 microgrants and grants of up to EUR 800,000 per recipient (a limit set under the European Union's regulations) calculated based on the recipient's revenues in 2019.

NGOs and companies (irrespective of their size) are eligible.

The memorandum on the grants program was tabled for the November 18 Government meeting.

The program's final budget will be decided after all the preliminary applications are received.

(Photo: Gov.ro)

[email protected]

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