Romania in the News

Stocks rise…Kraft Heinz plunges on word of SEC probe…US and China resume trade talks

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A European Union official says “there is full support” from member states to hit back if the U.S. imposes tariffs on cars and car parts. EU Trade Commissioner ...  »
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Israeli delegation heads to Romania on interfaith diplomacy mission

An Israeli delegation traveled to Bucharest, Romania today, seeking to strengthen ties with the Romanian government through interfaith diplomatic relations. The delegation, headed by Israeli Minister ...  »
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Romania recognizes Guaido as Venezuela interim president

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's president has officially recognized Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president almost a week after other European Union countries recognized him.  »
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REFILE-Romania's parliament passes 2019 budget law

BUCHAREST, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Romania’s parliament overwhelmingly approved the 2019 budget law on Friday, rubber-stamping the Social Democrat (PSD) government’s plan which will raise spending on publi...  »
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Front-Runner For EU Prosecutor's Post Faces Investigative Hearing At Home In Romania

Romania's former chief anticorruption prosecutor has said ... The European Commission and the U.S. Embassy to Bucharest have warned the investigative agency in Bucharest that its actions were being mo...  »
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EU voices concern as Romania moves to block prosecutor

BUCHAREST, Romania - (AP) -- Prosecutors applying for the post of European chief prosecutor must be treated fairly, the European Commission said Thursday, after Romania moved to block one of its own n...  »
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Hill International to Support EU-Funded Environmental Projects to Develop Water Infrastructure in Romania

February 14, 2019 08:00 ET | Source: Hill International, Inc. PHILADELPHIA and BUCHAREST, Romania, Feb. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing ...  »
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Feud escalates between Romania govt and former anti-graft chief

Bucharest (AFP) - A stand-off between Romania's government and judiciary escalated as the former chief anti-graft prosecutor said she had been summoned by investigators over allegations of corruption, ...  »
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House Hunting in … Romania

This three-bedroom villa is on the southern shore of Lake Snagov, a popular weekend retreat about 20 miles north of Bucharest, the capital and commercial center of Romania. The property is three quart...  »
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Romania may scrap plans to tax energy firms -senate speaker

BUCHAREST, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Romania may scrap a 2.0 percent tax on energy companies’ turnover, senate speaker Calin Tariceanu said on Wednesday, following widespread criticism of the ruling coalitio...  »
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Romania urges EU not to hire former anti-corruption chief

Bucharest (AFP) - Romania's justice minister has written to his EU colleagues to paint a damning picture of the country's former anti-corruption chief in a bid to stop her leading a new EU prosecutors ...  »
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Exclusive: International Development Banks Criticize Romania Over Bank Tax Plans

In an unusual move, the London-based EBRD and IFC, which is part of the World Bank, sent a joint letter to Bucharest on Feb ... promoted the idea that Romania has a stable, responsible ...  »
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