Romaniapress http://www.romaniapress.com/ Romanian News by Romaniapress en GFK: Romanian Consumers More Optimistic, Ready To Make Larger Purchases http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083126.html 2017-04-26 13:20:44 The economic expectations of Romanian consumers rose to 18.3 points at the end of the first quarter of 2017, which (...) 2017-04-26T11:20:44Z text/html en Romania: 2-year-old boy rescued from deep well after almost 11 hours http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083114.html 2017-04-26 13:12:12 A child of only one year and nine months fell into a 16-meter deep well on Tuesday, being rescued after almost 11 (...) 2017-04-26T11:12:12Z text/html en New access system opens at the Bucharest subway. What does it look like? http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083115.html 2017-04-26 13:07:17 Metrorex, the Bucharest subway operator, finished the first modernizing works at three of its stations' (...) 2017-04-26T11:07:17Z text/html en Study: Only 3% Of Total Romanian Companies Are The Engine Of Country's Economy http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083127.html 2017-04-26 13:07:00 Only 3% of total Romanian companies represent the engine of the country's economy and half of them are in dire (...) 2017-04-26T11:07:00Z text/html en Romanian electricity distributor wants to charge consumers for weather-related infrastructure damages http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083116.html 2017-04-26 13:03:18 Romanian group Electrica, the largest electricity distributor and supplier in the local market, plans to charge (...) 2017-04-26T11:03:18Z text/html en Teenagers vandalize ten tombstones in Bucharest Jewish Cemetery http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083117.html 2017-04-26 12:50:17 Some ten tombstones were smashed in the Jewish Cemetery in Bucharest on the night of April 23/24, the main suspects (...) 2017-04-26T10:50:17Z text/html en Bucharest could have special Police unit dedicated to animal protection by end-2017 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083118.html 2017-04-26 12:45:01 Bucharest City Council (CGMB) is to the city's animal protection strategy on Thursday, under which a special unit (...) 2017-04-26T10:45:01Z text/html en Romania's Jan – Feb gas imports soar 329.9 pct YoY http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083123.html 2017-04-26 12:21:43 Romania imported 481,600 tonnes of oil equivalent (toe) worth of usable natural gas in the first two months of this (...) 2017-04-26T10:21:43Z text/html en INS: Romania has 36pct paved, gravel public roads, only 4.2 pct motorways in 2016 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083124.html 2017-04-26 12:18:38 Romania had last year 86,080 kilometers of public roads, of which more than 36 pct and 31,084 kilometers (...) 2017-04-26T10:18:38Z text/html en Malin-Matei Musetescu, new Governor of Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve Administration http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083125.html 2017-04-26 12:16:55 Malin-Matei Musetescu was appointed Governor, with rank of state undersecretary with the Danube Delta Biosphere (...) 2017-04-26T10:16:55Z text/html en Romania Private Lending Grows 1.5% on Month in March http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083111.html 2017-04-26 10:50:00 Romanian private lending grew 1.5% (1.4% in real terms) in March compared with February, to RON223.1 billion, (...) 2017-04-26T08:50:00Z text/html en Romania 1Q Apartment Prices Post Second Largest Growth Rate In Last 3 Years http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083112.html 2017-04-26 10:42:00 Average prices of apartments put up for sale across Romania rose 4% on the year in January-March 2017, the second (...) 2017-04-26T08:42:00Z text/html en Romanian group OMV Petrom announces change of financial director http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083094.html 2017-04-26 10:36:06 OMV Petrom, the most valuable local company listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange, announced the appointment of (...) 2017-04-26T08:36:06Z text/html en Coldwell Banker report: Over 25,000 homes under construction in main Romanian cities http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083101.html 2017-04-26 10:28:01 Over 25,000 homes are under construction and expected to be delivered this year in the main regional residential (...) 2017-04-26T08:28:01Z text/html en Senate's Tariceanu: Parallel power system created in Romania makes most important decisions http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083102.html 2017-04-26 10:12:09 President of the Senate Calin Popescu-Tariceanu declared on Tuesday night at Antena 3 private TV broadcaster that a (...) 2017-04-26T08:12:09Z text/html en CFA Romania: Financial Analysts' Confidence In Romania's Economy Fell Slightly In March http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083113.html 2017-04-26 10:10:18 Financial analysts' confidence in Romania's economy for the next year fell slightly in March 2017, being generated (...) 2017-04-26T08:10:18Z text/html en Romania, close to becoming the biggest market for media group CME http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083097.html 2017-04-26 10:06:22 Central European Media Enterprises (CME), one of the biggest media groups in the region, announced an 8.1% increase (...) 2017-04-26T08:06:22Z text/html en “Ciocnirea” / “Clash”, a thrilling movie about the Arab Spring, is the big winner of the competition Cinepolitica 2017 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083103.html 2017-04-26 10:04:37 Reaching at its sixth edition, the Cinepolitica International Film Festival decided its winners on Sunday, April (...) 2017-04-26T08:04:37Z text/html en “The Elements of Nature”, the photography exhibition of Princess Sofia http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083104.html 2017-04-26 10:00:31 Her Royal Highness Princess Sofia of Romania will inaugurate her personal photo exhibition entitled “The Elements of (...) 2017-04-26T08:00:31Z text/html en Anniversary of State of Israel, marked by Violins of Hope concert, at Romanian Athenaeum http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083105.html 2017-04-26 09:57:56 The 69th anniversary of the State of Israel was marked on Tuesday evening, at the Romanian Athenaeum, by a Violins (...) 2017-04-26T07:57:56Z text/html en Alfredo Seafood: Salmon, mackerel remain absolute champions in the Romanians' fish preferences http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083106.html 2017-04-26 09:54:34 The salmon and the mackerel continue to be the absolute champions in the Romanians' fish preferences, according to (...) 2017-04-26T07:54:34Z text/html en Romanian Banca Transilvania group sees 15% profit increase in first quarter http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083098.html 2017-04-26 09:50:55 Romanian financial group Banca Transilvania reported a net profit of RON 267 million (EUR 59 million) in the first (...) 2017-04-26T07:50:55Z text/html en Farmec received the visit of the Romanian gymnastics champions http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083107.html 2017-04-26 09:50:15 Farmec, the most important Romanian cosmetics producer and official partner of the European Artistic Gymnastics (...) 2017-04-26T07:50:15Z text/html en Justice Ministry organises public debate on draft law for Criminal Code amendment http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083108.html 2017-04-26 09:38:14 The Ministry of Justice (MJ) organizes a public debate on Wednesday regarding the draft law on the amendment of the (...) 2017-04-26T07:38:14Z text/html en Protest: 6,000 vehicles in front of Gov't headquarters, Wednesday and Thursday, against untaxed transportation http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083109.html 2017-04-26 09:36:31 Representatives of the Confederation of Authorized Operators and Carriers in Romania (COTAR) will bring up to 6,000 (...) 2017-04-26T07:36:31Z text/html en Romanian Parliament's special committees reject national radio's report http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083119.html 2017-04-26 09:34:45 The culture committees of the Senate and Chamber of Deputies yesterday rejected the 2016 activity report of the (...) 2017-04-26T07:34:45Z text/html en Reactions to the ECHR's ruling on detention conditions in Romanian penitentiaries http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083110.html 2017-04-26 09:33:12 *ICCJ President:A plan can be made in six months, but I doubt solutions to penitentiary problems left unsolved for (...) 2017-04-26T07:33:12Z text/html en Head of Romania's Cantacuzino research institute resigns http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083120.html 2017-04-26 09:31:18 Romanian health minister Florian Bodog announced yesterday that the director of the Cantacuzino research institute (...) 2017-04-26T07:31:18Z text/html en Professors abroad removed from Romanian research institutions' boards http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083122.html 2017-04-26 09:25:49 Romanian research minister Serban Valeca completely changed the membership of four essential institutions in the (...) 2017-04-26T07:25:49Z text/html en Banca Transilvania Posts RON246M Profit In January-March http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083090.html 2017-04-26 09:03:51 Lender Banca Transilvania (TLV.RO) reported a net profit of RON246.1 million in January-March, up 7.7% on the year, (...) 2017-04-26T07:03:51Z text/html en Romanian MPs remove the stress bonus for civil servants http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083121.html 2017-04-26 08:59:36 The Romanian MPs decided yesterday to remove the 50% bonus for neuropsychiatric risk and overload applied to the (...) 2017-04-26T06:59:36Z text/html en H&M To Continue Expansion, Number Of New Stores Depends On New Malls http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083091.html 2017-04-26 08:53:16 Swedish-held fashion retailer H&M will continue expansion in Romania this year, says Dominique Fantaccino, the (...) 2017-04-26T06:53:16Z text/html en Banks, travel agencies and car dealers in Romania will be able to sell insurance http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083096.html 2017-04-26 08:53:13 Banks, tourism agencies, car dealers, non-banking financial institutions, and rent-a-car firms will be able to sell (...) 2017-04-26T06:53:13Z text/html en Aqua Carpatica Bottler Revenue Up 55% In 2016 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083092.html 2017-04-26 08:51:51 Carpathian Springs, the bottler of the natural mineral water brand Aqua Carpatica, posted 154.8 million lei (about (...) 2017-04-26T06:51:51Z text/html en AmCham Romania states support for flat tax http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083095.html 2017-04-26 08:48:38 AmCham, one of the most powerful business associations in Romania, says it firmly supports maintaining the current (...) 2017-04-26T06:48:38Z text/html en Budget surplus reaches 0.19% of GDP in Romania in Q1 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083099.html 2017-04-26 08:44:12 The general budget recorded a surplus of RON 1.52 billion (EUR 336 million) in the first three months of the year, (...) 2017-04-26T06:44:12Z text/html en Coface: Financial losses caused by insolvency reach historical level in Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083100.html 2017-04-26 08:41:04 The losses of Romanian companies caused by insolvency have reached a maximum historical level, although 2017 has (...) 2017-04-26T06:41:04Z text/html en Romanian deputies change conflict of interest notion for civil servants http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083088.html 2017-04-26 08:37:10 Romania's Chamber of Deputies yesterday adopted a bill that abolishes the notion of conflict of interest for civil (...) 2017-04-26T06:37:10Z text/html en Romanian Senate's committee votes pardon for jail sentences of up to 3 years http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083089.html 2017-04-26 08:33:37 The Romanian Senate's legal committee yesterday approved an amendment to the pardon law that grants full pardon only (...) 2017-04-26T06:33:37Z text/html en Press Review - April 26, 2017 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083093.html 2017-04-26 07:54:00 2017-04-26T05:54:00Z text/html en Meat Processor Elit Cugir About To Exit Reorganization http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083087.html 2017-04-25 23:00:00 Meat processor Elit Cugir of Romanian entrepreneur Dorin Mateiu, which went insolvent in 2014, is about to complete (...) 2017-04-25T21:00:00Z text/html en Movies, art and debates at the European Film Festival, the 2017 edition http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083085.html 2017-04-25 18:35:23 This year, the European Film Festival celebrates Europe Day with more than 60 “movies of all kinds”, out of which (...) 2017-04-25T16:35:23Z text/html en ECHR: Detention conditions in Romanian penitentiaries conflict with European Convention on Human Rights http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083086.html 2017-04-25 18:29:57 The detention conditions in Romanian penitentiaries conflict with the European Convention on Human Rights and show (...) 2017-04-25T16:29:57Z text/html en Senate Chair Tariceanu: New split in Europe to lead to shattered, weak union instead of strong one http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083078.html 2017-04-25 18:02:33 Chairman of the Romanian Senate Calin Popescu-Tariceanu told a conference of chairs of the EU parliaments in (...) 2017-04-25T16:02:33Z text/html en Judiciary Committee: Pregnant convicts to have jail sentences halved. Basescu's amendment rejected http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083079.html 2017-04-25 17:58:09 The Senate's Judiciary Committee adopted on Tuesday an amendment to the pardon bill. According to the amendment, (...) 2017-04-25T15:58:09Z text/html en Romania Posts RON1.52B Budget Surplus In January-March 2017 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083083.html 2017-04-25 17:55:58 Romania's general consolidated budget posted a surplus of RON1.52 billion in January-March, or 0.19% of gross (...) 2017-04-25T15:55:58Z text/html en First meeting of Romania's Brexit Interministerial Council : Romania remains UK's friend, ally, says PM Grindeanu http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083080.html 2017-04-25 17:31:43 Romania will remain UK's friend and ally, irrespective of the UK position whether inside or outside the European (...) 2017-04-25T15:31:43Z text/html en Communications Minister Jianu: Romania needs government service hub with dedicated pay grid http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083081.html 2017-04-25 17:12:27 Romania needs a specialized agency that should employ IT experts on a dedicated pay grid, and be able to second (...) 2017-04-25T15:12:27Z text/html en Daniela Lulache No Longer Member Of Nuclearelectrica Board Of Directors, Keeps GM Position By September http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083084.html 2017-04-25 16:36:00 Daniela Lulache, the general manager of Romanian state-owned nuclear power producer Nuclearelectrica (SNN.RO) since (...) 2017-04-25T14:36:00Z text/html en President Iohannis categorically rejecting recent populist attempts to place foreign and Romanian investment in opposition http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10083082.html 2017-04-25 16:18:41 President Klaus Iohannis said on Tuesday that he categorically rejects recent populist attempts to place foreign (...) 2017-04-25T14:18:41Z text/html en