March 20, 2017

March 25 is National Forest Day, as President Iohannis writes relevant bill into law
Mar 20, 2017

March 25 is National Forest Day, as President Iohannis writes relevant bill into law.
President Klaus Iohannis promulgated on Monday the law on establishing the National Forest Day on March 25.
[Read the article in Agerpres]

American School of Bucharest welcomes record number of students in new school year Some 950 students enrolled in the new school year at the American International School of Bucharest (AISB), which was set to start on August 22. This is a new record for AISB, which has 100 more students than in the previous school year. Romanians make 30% of the total number of students (...)

Romania, behind Bulgaria and Hungary on tourist accommodation capacity Romania had a little over 326,000 bed-places in tourist accommodation establishments in 2016, slightly more than in 2015 (325,841 bed-places), but still behind neighboring countries such as Bulgaria and Hungary. Tourist accommodation establishments include hotels, holiday and other short-stay (...)

Controversial Romanian construction company investigated for EU funds fraud Romania’s National Anticorruption Department (DNA) announced on Friday, August 18, that it started the prosecution of local construction company Tel Drum, as well as company representatives Petre Pitis and Mircea Visan, in a EU funds fraud case. The two are charged with using or presenting (...)

Bucharest's District 1 allots EUR 1 million to twin city Chisinau The Local Council of the Romanian capital’s District 1 will allot EUR 1 million by the end of the year to help the Municipal Council of Chisinau, the capital of Moldova, Mediafax reported. The announcement was made by District 1 mayor Dan Tudorache during a conference on the themes of the Great (...)

Romania may set up "beach police" Those who go out to swim in the sea despite the lifeguards’ warnings could be sanctioned by a so-called “beach police” in Romania. The medical staff at the first aid points installed on the Romanian seaside beaches intervened in more than 900 cases this season, said Raed Arafat, state secretary (...)

King Michael of Romania's grandson will get married next year Nicolae Medforth-Mills, the grandson of King Michael of Romania, will get married next summer with Romanian Alina-Maria Binder. The two have been engaged since July this year, when the King’s grandson proposed to the 29-year-old Alina Binder. They were in a vacation in Cornwall, Great Britain, (...)

New passport service center opens at Bucharest mall The new headquarters of the Bucharest Passport Service opened on Monday, August 21, at the Plaza Romania mall in the capital. The new office is located at the second floor of the shopping mall. Its normal program should have been 08:30 to 16:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and (...) : all romanian news. Copyright © DIRECTWAY | News RSS |