Romaniapress http://www.romaniapress.com/ Romanian News by Romaniapress en Former LibDems propose Gorghiu as sole Liberal leader (sources) http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074154.html 2016-10-01 16:41:47 The former Liberal Democrats (PD-L, now merged with National Liberal Party under latter's name) have proposed that (...) 2016-10-01T14:41:47Z text/html en EC's Corina Cretu: Romania's North-East region - highest EU fund absorption rate in 2007-2013 period http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074153.html 2016-10-01 15:04:33 Romania's North-East region has the highest rate of absorption of European Funds in the 2007-2013 period, said on (...) 2016-10-01T13:04:33Z text/html en Tennis: Raluca Olaru wins doubles' title in Tashkent (WTA) http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074152.html 2016-10-01 13:10:23 Romanian tennis player Raluca Olaru and Turkish player Ipek Soylu have won the doubles' event of the 226,750-dollar (...) 2016-10-01T11:10:23Z text/html en Romanian Government may prolong fundraising campaign for Brancusi sculpture http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074151.html 2016-09-30 21:51:02 The Romanian Government has raised almost a fifth of the EUR 6 million needed to buy the famous Wisdom of the Earth (...) 2016-09-30T19:51:02Z text/html en Vodafone Romania launches online TV service, partners with Netflix http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074148.html 2016-09-30 20:47:04 Telecom group Vodafone launched on Friday the new video and music streaming service 4GTV+, and a new partnership (...) 2016-09-30T18:47:04Z text/html en What do a Romanian agriculture minister and an EC assistant have in common? The salary. http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074149.html 2016-09-30 20:16:10 An agriculture minister in Romania makes EUR 3,000 a month, just as an assistant at the European Commission, said (...) 2016-09-30T18:16:10Z text/html en Tarom flight to Amsterdam returns to Bucharest due to faulty air conditioning system http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074150.html 2016-09-30 19:53:01 A Tarom flight to Amsterdam had to turn back to Bucharest after 25 minutes due to a malfunction in the air (...) 2016-09-30T17:53:01Z text/html en European Commissioner Cretu urges completion of documents for three regional hospitals in Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074135.html 2016-09-30 18:29:25 European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Cretu on Friday called on Romania's Health Minister Vlad (...) 2016-09-30T16:29:25Z text/html en PM Ciolos says he won't run in parliamentary elections: President didn't tell me to run for general elections http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074126.html 2016-09-30 18:27:07 Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos on Friday said in southern Slatina that he won't run in the 11 December parliamentary (...) 2016-09-30T16:27:07Z text/html en Report: Romanian youth, expectations of a monthly wage of 500 euro for the first job http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074127.html 2016-09-30 18:21:03 The expectations of youths in Romania in what regards the first job envisage a monthly wage of 2200 RON (...) 2016-09-30T16:21:03Z text/html en Central bank lowers minimum reserve currency, leaves key interest rate unchanged http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074128.html 2016-09-30 18:05:49 The Board of Directors of the National Bank of Romania (BNR) decided on Friday to maintain the key interest rate at (...) 2016-09-30T16:05:49Z text/html en Vodafone launches 4GTV+ video and music streaming service and a new partnership with Netflix http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074129.html 2016-09-30 17:59:25 Vodafone Romania launches the video and music streaming service 4GTV+ and a new partnership for the Romanian market (...) 2016-09-30T15:59:25Z text/html en Romania's Economy Grows Above Expectations In Second Quarter - Central Bank http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074136.html 2016-09-30 17:50:00 Romania's economic growth exceeded expectations in the second quarter of 2016 (6%), as a result of the expansion in (...) 2016-09-30T15:50:00Z text/html en In Jerusalem for Peres funeral, Romania's President Iohannis meets Israeli counterpart, PM http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074130.html 2016-09-30 17:35:54 Romania's President Klaus Iohannis attended the funeral of Israeli's former President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on (...) 2016-09-30T15:35:54Z text/html en Chief corruption prosecutor Kovesi: Tony Blair is in no way implicated in Ponta's file http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074131.html 2016-09-30 17:30:38 Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair is in no way implicated in the court file under which Romania's former Prime (...) 2016-09-30T15:30:38Z text/html en Pirelli Group announces new investments in Slatina Industrial Pole http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074132.html 2016-09-30 17:23:35 The Italian Group Pirelli celebrated on Friday ten years of presence in the Romanian industry and due to this (...) 2016-09-30T15:23:35Z text/html en DefMin Motoc: Republic of Moldova enhances participation to EU's joint security and defence policy http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074133.html 2016-09-30 17:15:49 National Defence Minister Mihnea Motoc (photo R) on Friday said in a joint press conference with his Chisinau (...) 2016-09-30T15:15:49Z text/html en Chief corruption prosecutor Kovesi: Tony Blair has no involvement in the case http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074125.html 2016-09-30 16:21:01 Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair is in no way implicated in the court file under which Romania's former Prime (...) 2016-09-30T14:21:01Z text/html en Romanian PM says he won't run in the elections after President's request to state political sympathy http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074124.html 2016-09-30 15:06:05 Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos maintains his decision not to run in this year's parliamentary elections after (...) 2016-09-30T13:06:05Z text/html en Romanian star gymnast refuses big party's proposal to run for Parliament http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074111.html 2016-09-30 14:43:26 Romanian gymnast Catalina Ponor, a triple Olympic gold medalist, has refused the Social Democratic Party's proposal (...) 2016-09-30T12:43:26Z text/html en What salary do Romanian students expect from their first job? http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074121.html 2016-09-30 13:44:17 University graduates in Romania would want their first job to bring them a monthly salary of RON 2,200 (some EUR (...) 2016-09-30T11:44:17Z text/html en Romanian President's official residence turns pink for fight against breast cancer http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074134.html 2016-09-30 13:39:30 The Cotroceni Palace in Bucharest, which is the official residence of the country's President, will be lit up with (...) 2016-09-30T11:39:30Z text/html en Pirelli To Invest EUR200M In Romanian Tire Plant By 2021 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074137.html 2016-09-30 12:59:00 Pirelli group, which owns tire plant Pirelli Tyres in Romania, announced additional investments of approximately (...) 2016-09-30T10:59:00Z text/html en Ciolos: Pirelli plant in Slatina, example of Romania-Italy good economic co-operation http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074119.html 2016-09-30 12:58:11 The Pirelli plant in southern Slatina is an example of the good co-operation between Romania and Italy in economic (...) 2016-09-30T10:58:11Z text/html en Support scheme for energy consumers in Romania who turn producers http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074122.html 2016-09-30 12:47:19 Romania's Regulatory Authority for Energy and the Energy Ministry analyze introducing a support scheme for consumers (...) 2016-09-30T10:47:19Z text/html en FTSE Russell: Romania On Watchlist For Emerging Market Status http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074138.html 2016-09-30 12:36:00 The Romanian capital market was included on the list of countries that have a substantial potential to be upgraded (...) 2016-09-30T10:36:00Z text/html en Central Bank Leaves Key Rate Unchanged at 1.75% Low, Cuts Reserve Ratios http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074139.html 2016-09-30 12:11:00 Romania's central bank on Friday left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at a record low 1.75% a year, but (...) 2016-09-30T10:11:00Z text/html en U.S., Poland, Greece offer to sell more F-16 fighters to Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074114.html 2016-09-30 11:21:52 The U.S., Poland, and Greece are among the states who offered to sell more batches of F-16 fighter aircraft to (...) 2016-09-30T09:21:52Z text/html en AgriMin on African swine fever: We'll ban animal products' imports from Moldova, Ukraine http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074109.html 2016-09-30 11:17:10 Animal products' imports by consumers from Moldova and Ukraine will be banned in order to prevent the African swine (...) 2016-09-30T09:17:10Z text/html en Automobile Dacia Ranks First Among Largest Companies In Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074140.html 2016-09-30 11:17:00 Automobile Dacia SA, OMV Petrom Marketing SRL and OMV Petrom SA are on top of the largest companies in Romania by (...) 2016-09-30T09:17:00Z text/html en Possible World War II projectile found on construction site in Bucharest http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074115.html 2016-09-30 10:56:08 An unexploded projectile was found on Thursday evening on a construction site on Antiaeriana Street in southwestern (...) 2016-09-30T08:56:08Z text/html en Ambassador: A quarter of the Frenchmen who live in Romania are students in Cluj-Napoca http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074116.html 2016-09-30 10:49:50 Some 1,400 French students study at the universities in Cluj-Napoca, central Romania, and most of them are enrolled (...) 2016-09-30T08:49:50Z text/html en H.E. Okechukwu Fidelis Muoh, Ambassador of Nigeria to Romania: Nigeria, 56th Independence anniversary http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074093.html 2016-09-30 09:41:31 INTRODUCTION Nigeria is a country situated in the western region of Africa with a land mass of 923,768 square km (...) 2016-09-30T07:41:31Z text/html en Romania on the list of countries with substantial potential to be an emerging market http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074110.html 2016-09-30 09:39:58 Romania was officially included in the Watchlist of countries that show a substantial potential to be an emerging (...) 2016-09-30T07:39:58Z text/html en Romanian Police wants to implement national face recognition system http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074120.html 2016-09-30 09:39:51 The Romanian Police wants to implement an IT system for facial recognition of individuals by the end of this year. (...) 2016-09-30T07:39:51Z text/html en Bucharest Stock Exchange: Romania on the list of countries with substantial potential to be an emerging market http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074094.html 2016-09-30 09:36:12 Romania was officially included in the Watchlist of countries that show a substantial potential to be an emerging (...) 2016-09-30T07:36:12Z text/html en Romania is first in EU for corn fields but has low yields http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074123.html 2016-09-30 09:33:07 Romania has a quarter of the surface cultivated with corn in the European Union, but the yield of its corn cultures (...) 2016-09-30T07:33:07Z text/html en EU and UK: Free movement vs. access to common market http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074095.html 2016-09-30 09:28:40 The title refers to Brexit. I want to say that, if before 23 June 2016 one could not talk in terms of separation (...) 2016-09-30T07:28:40Z text/html en Kaufland Headed To RON10B Sales After 17% Growth In H1 http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074141.html 2016-09-30 09:26:00 Kaufland was the fifth largest company in Romania's economy last year, posting 9.2 billion lei (EUR2 billion) (...) 2016-09-30T07:26:00Z text/html en Bucharest will have a Holocaust Museum http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074105.html 2016-09-30 09:17:32 The Elie Wiesel National Institute for Studying the Holocaust in Romania will take over in administration a (...) 2016-09-30T07:17:32Z text/html en Renault launches first Dacia Duster with dual clutch transmission http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074112.html 2016-09-30 09:16:14 The efficient double-clutch (EDC) automatic transmission, the most advanced gearbox produced by Renault, will also (...) 2016-09-30T07:16:14Z text/html en Vrancart Pays Dividends At 8.8% Yield http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074142.html 2016-09-30 09:16:00 Vrancart Adjud (VNC.RO), a major paper and cardboard maker in Romania, will pay gross dividends worth (...) 2016-09-30T07:16:00Z text/html en Logo: We'll Create A Regional IT Giant Together With Totalsoft http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074143.html 2016-09-30 09:12:51 Turkey's Logo group plans to form a regional software and IT services giant with Totalsoft, one of the leading (...) 2016-09-30T07:12:51Z text/html en Romanian residential developer to build 4,000 apartments in 5 years http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074113.html 2016-09-30 09:09:19 Impact Developer&Contractor, the first Romanian private residential developer founded in 1991, plans to start (...) 2016-09-30T07:09:19Z text/html en Ex- President Basescu: I've seen the 1950s propaganda wolf pack at work! http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074096.html 2016-09-30 09:07:47 In a new posting on Facebook, ex-President Traian Basescu says that the National Anticorruption Directorate's (DNA) (...) 2016-09-30T07:07:47Z text/html en DNA Chief Kovesi: We worry more about dramatic effects corruption has, not attacks from investigated persons http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074097.html 2016-09-30 09:05:16 Head prosecutor of the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA), Laura Codruta Kovesi, has stated, in an interview (...) 2016-09-30T07:05:16Z text/html en Controversial energy trading company in Romania charged with tax evasion http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074118.html 2016-09-30 09:04:48 Energy Holding, which used to be one of the biggest energy trading companies in Romania, has been charged with tax (...) 2016-09-30T07:04:48Z text/html en Sheraton Bucharest On Track For Reaching Its Revenue Target http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074144.html 2016-09-30 09:00:00 Sheraton Hotel in Bucharest had an occupancy rate of 80% in September and will reach its EUR10 million revenue (...) 2016-09-30T07:00:00Z text/html en British financial group moneycorp officially launches in Romania http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074117.html 2016-09-30 08:57:15 British financial group moneycorp, which specializes in foreign exchange and international payment services, has (...) 2016-09-30T06:57:15Z text/html en Government endorses methodology for Corporate Governance of public enterprises http://www.romaniapress.com/news-10074098.html 2016-09-30 08:54:45 The government on Wednesday endorsed the methodology of enforcement of the Emergency Ordinance on the Corporate (...) 2016-09-30T06:54:45Z text/html en