Romania in the News

Romania: Imported fruit and veg sold as domestic

This week, control teams of the Romanian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR) have verified compliance with the relevant legislation in all agro-food markets in Bucharest, and the conclusion was that "very large volumes of fresh vegetables ...  »
(added to on 26.05.2017, 01:10)


This is how Bucharest is becoming a new focal point of exciting new ... that has come to sonically define Romania’s key electronic music aesthetic to this very day. As a broken-beat, dubstep producer, Cosmin was definitely one of a kind in Romania.  »
(added to on 25.05.2017, 22:47)

Romania takes step toward marriage defense amendment

Bucharest, Romania, May 25, 2017 / 07:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Romania’s lower house of parliament has overwhelmingly approved a proposed constitutional amendment to define marriage as a union between one man and one woman. The Chamber of Deputies passed ...  »
(added to on 25.05.2017, 15:46)

Russian cyberattacks targeted 39 countries and combined hacking, forgery, disinformation report

Clicking on the link led to a fake Google login page (actually on a server in Bucharest, Romania), which compromised Satter’s password. Once in, the Bucharest server was set to automatically download the entire contents of Satter’s Gmail account.  »
(added to on 25.05.2017, 09:55)

Romania, Estonia share vision on EU's future

BUCHAREST, May 24 (Xinhua ... Meeting with his visiting Estonian counterpart Juri Ratas, Grindeanu expressed Romania's support "for the ambitious agenda of the Estonian presidency," in the context of Estonia's takeover of the presidency of the EU ...  »
(added to on 24.05.2017, 11:11)

REUTERS SUMMIT-Romania opposes multi-speed EU, new mechanisms for Hungary and Poland

BUCHAREST, May 24 (Reuters) - Romania believes moves towards a "multi-speed" European Union could cause divisions in the bloc, and does not favour the creation of new mechanisms to address rule-of-law issues in Hungary or Poland, its foreign minister said ...  »
(added to on 24.05.2017, 04:44)

Romania: daughter, aide of ex-president to stand trial

BUCHAREST, Romania – Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors say the daughter of former President Traian Basescu and his closest aide are among those standing trial on bribery and other corruption-related charges connected to his presidential campaign.  »
(added to on 24.05.2017, 02:30)

Tracing Roma Culture & Heritage in Bucharest, Romania

We meet Livia in Bucharest’s old town on a quiet, sunny Saturday morning. The narrow, cobbled streets are mostly abandoned, save for delivery trucks rumbling by, restocking the bars for the Saturday night ahead. In her mid 20s, if I had to guess, Livia ...  »
(added to on 19.05.2017, 01:02)

Bucharest: 9 reasons to see Romania's capital

(CNN)The days of being known as the "Little Paris of the East" may be long gone, but that doesn't mean Bucharest's glory days are gone, too. The Romanian capital continues to redefine itself, merging its storied history with a modern identity. At first ...  »
(added to on 15.05.2017, 22:39)

Avison Young opens new office in Bucharest, Romania

The new Bucharest office represents Avison Young's first office in Romania, 10th office in Europe, 80th office globally, and an additional step in the firm's ongoing aggressive global growth and expansion strategy. Over the past eight and a half years ...  »
(added to on 15.05.2017, 01:00)