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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 andrei@romania-insider.com. 

 

07 May 2021

Tomis archbishop Teodosie, one of the most controversial representatives of the Romanian Orthodox Church, made the...

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Irina Marica
Senior Editor

Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing irina.marica@romania-insider.com.

 

07 May 2021

The 2021 edition of the Tour of Romania cycling race is scheduled to take place between August 31 and September 5.

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Romania Insider
15 December 2010

The fact that Bucharest has more luxury cars that the country's development would support is a wonder for many foreigners who visit the city. In a city where parking spaces are scarce, there are 20,000 luxury cars, writes Romanian daily Gandul. There are 102 Ferrari cars registered in Bucharest, 160 Cadillacs and 100 Chrystlers.

Romania Insider
15 December 2010

Supermarket operator Mega Image has entered the convenience stores segment in Romania by opening Shop & Go units. The first such store was opened in Bucharest, on Delea Noua St., and covers 170 sqm, featuring mostly food products. Another such store will be opened on December 17 in Pantelimon, which will bring the number of Mega Image operated stores to 72 by the end of the year.

Romania Insider
15 December 2010

*Basescu about exit from the crisis: in the first quarter, half, the second half of 2011 – in Ziarul Financiar
*Foreign debt costs EUR 3 billion a month since the beginning of the year – in Ziarul Financiar
*Labor productivity increasing. How long will the trend last? – in Ziarul Financiar
*Taher signs sale of 12 hectares in Electroputere – in Ziarul Financiar

Romania Insider
14 December 2010

Local firm Valco, which produces Romanian traditional alcoholic drinks, has exported 6,000 bottles of traditional Palinca to the US, a total worth of EUR 60,000. The company has signed contracts with distributions companies on the most important US markets New York, New Jersey, Illinois - Chicago, Michigan, Nevada - Las Vegas and California.

Romania Insider
15 December 2010

The fact that Bucharest has more luxury cars that the country's development would support is a wonder for many foreigners who visit the city. In a city where parking spaces are scarce, there are 20,000 luxury cars, writes Romanian daily Gandul. There are 102 Ferrari cars registered in Bucharest, 160 Cadillacs and 100 Chrystlers.

Romania Insider
15 December 2010

Supermarket operator Mega Image has entered the convenience stores segment in Romania by opening Shop & Go units. The first such store was opened in Bucharest, on Delea Noua St., and covers 170 sqm, featuring mostly food products. Another such store will be opened on December 17 in Pantelimon, which will bring the number of Mega Image operated stores to 72 by the end of the year.

Romania Insider
15 December 2010

*Basescu about exit from the crisis: in the first quarter, half, the second half of 2011 – in Ziarul Financiar
*Foreign debt costs EUR 3 billion a month since the beginning of the year – in Ziarul Financiar
*Labor productivity increasing. How long will the trend last? – in Ziarul Financiar
*Taher signs sale of 12 hectares in Electroputere – in Ziarul Financiar

Romania Insider
14 December 2010

Local firm Valco, which produces Romanian traditional alcoholic drinks, has exported 6,000 bottles of traditional Palinca to the US, a total worth of EUR 60,000. The company has signed contracts with distributions companies on the most important US markets New York, New Jersey, Illinois - Chicago, Michigan, Nevada - Las Vegas and California.

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