July 21, 2021

IGSU: Floods in 36 localities in 15 counties; firefighters evacuate tens of tourists
Jul 21, 2021

IGSU: Floods in 36 localities in 15 counties; firefighters evacuate tens of tourists.

Heavy rainfalls in the past 24 hours have caused floods in 36 localities in 15 counties, firefighters intervening to evacuate tens of tourists blocked by floods, the General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations informs on Wednesday (IGSU). The hit counties were Alba, Arges, Botosani, Brasov, Cluj, Caras-Severin, Covasna, Dambovita, Hunedoara, Neamt, Olt, Prahova, Sibiu, Tulcea and Timis. "We removed the water from 19 houses, seven household annexes, 56 courtyards, 70 cellars/basements. Our colleagues also acted to clear 13 trees that fell on the road, damaging three cars," reads a press release of the IGSU. According to the same source, 20 people accommodated at a boarding house in the Arges locality Rucar were temporarily isolated because of the waters. Also in Arges, the access to Cabana Voina was temporarily blocked, because of the waters, with 60 people who were in the vicinity of the river having been evacuated. "In Zanoaga Camping (Dambovita), because of the flood during the night, 25 people were temporarily blocked with their trailers/cars in the campsite. The waters withdrew, and the people were able to leave the location. Firefighters also intervened in Busteni (Prahova), where, because of a flood, eight people were evacuated preventively, being relocated to the Busteni Monastery," the press release states. IGSU also mentions that road traffic was blocked on a county road (DJ 714) and restricted on a national road (DN 74A) due to a flooded bridge. Also, the traffic on four national roads (DN 75, DN 2D, DN 68A and DN 1) and three county roads were temporarily affected, due to fallen trees, water and alluvium on the road. AGERPRES (RO - author: George Onea, editor: Irina Poenaru, EN - author: Cristina Zaharia, editor: Adina Panaitescu)

[Read the article in Agerpres]

Extraordinary Senate session called for Ordinance on administrative-territorial units' Treasury loans The Senate’s Standing Bureau will call on Wednesday an extraordinary plenary session for an information on the government’s adopting on July 28, during the parliamentary recess, of the emergency ordinance regulating the possibility of administrative-territorial units to access State Treasury (...)

BNS: Black month for labor market in Romania, the Labor Minister's indifference seems endless It's a black month for the Romanian labor market given that, in the past 40 days, 26 workers have been severely injured and 8 have died, shows the National Unions' Block (BNS), in a press release sent, on Tuesday, to AGERPRES. In this context, the union representatives accuse the lack of labor (...)

Covid jab daily update: 15,395 people inoculated in past 24 hours As many as 15,395 people have received the coronavirus jab with either the Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca or Johnson&Johnson vaccine in the past 24 hours, the National COVID Vaccination Coordination Committee (CNCAV) informs on Tuesday. As many as 11,174 people were given the priming shot and (...)

Over 9 million cubic meters of firewood sold in 2020 The volume of firewood sold last year was of 9.128 million cubic meters, and the volume of carving wood rose up to 3.324 million cubic meters. The volume of timber and other semi-manufactured totalled 35,000 cubic meters, according to the centralized data from the National Institute of (...)

Former Online Store Operator Corsar Online Files for Insolvency Corsar Online, a company held by entrepreneur Tiberiu Pop, which has posted net losses in each of the past three years, with a peak of RON3.5 million in 2020, filed for insolvency on August 2, according to Bucharest Court of Law (...)

One United Properties Founders Buy Over 800,000 Company Shares For Over RON1.5M Victor Capitanu and Andrei Liviu Diaconescu, the two founders of real estate developer One United Properties (ONE.RO), one of the leading players on the Romanian real estate market, on Tuesday announced in a stock market report that they acquired over 800,000 shares of the company, for a total (...)

Rasnov Dino Parc Hit RON5.4m Revenue in 1H, 2021, Almost Flat on 1H, 2019 Dino Parc of Rasnov, the largest dinosaur themed park in south-eastern Europe, generated revenue worth RON5.4 million in the first half of 2021, close to the level in the first half of 2019, the park’s best year so far, when it reported RON5.5 million (...) : all romanian news. Copyright © DIRECTWAY | News RSS |