Romania in the News

Chicago Architecture Biennial Participants Announced, Ebony Test Kitchen to Move, and More News This Week

Borderless Studio, based in Chicago, for example, will collaborate with Herkes İçin Mimarlık of Architecture for All in Istanbul, studioBasar of Bucharest, Romania, and Zorka Wollny from Berlin to ...  »
(added to on 24.05.2019, 06:30)

The romance of Romania! From ancient turrets in Transylvania to grand buildings in Bucharest, stunning drone shots reveal the country's epic scenery

Romania may well be the home of Dracula, but the country definitely won't fill you with horror, as these incredible drone photographs show. They were taken by Radio Free Europe photographer Amos ...  »
(added to on 23.05.2019, 16:10)

Romania's cenbank board unanimously voted to hold rate - minutes

BUCHAREST, May 22 (Reuters) - Romanian central bank board members unanimously decided to keep the benchmark interest rate on hold at 2.50% at its May 15 meeting, bank minutes showed on Wednesday. The ...  »
(added to on 22.05.2019, 01:27)

Romania From Above

A cluster of sheep near an isolated farmhouse in Maramures County. The Arch of Triumph in Bucharest. The monument was built after Romania won its independence fighting alongside Russia to defeat the ...  »
(added to on 21.05.2019, 03:05)

Romania Opposition Targets Ruling Party After EU Vote

BUCHAREST — The Romanian government's falling ratings show ... The European Union is threatening legal action unless Romania reverses measures deemed to undermine the independence of courts. They ...  »
(added to on 17.05.2019, 06:55)

Shell explosion kills worker at Romania weapons factory

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's emergency service says an employee at a weapons factory has been killed by an exploding artillery shell. The Inspectorate for Emergency Situations, or IGSU, said ...  »
(added to on 16.05.2019, 16:48)

Pope Francis’ Romania visit could heal Catholic-Orthodox relations

"I was in Romania a couple of summers working on Romanian language ... But "I was there about a year ago for a meeting and I was able to see Bucharest and some of the other cities and it's been a huge ...  »
(added to on 16.05.2019, 09:21)

Pope’s Romania visit could heal Catholic-Orthodox relations, expert says

“I was in Romania a couple of summers working on Romanian ... But “I was there about a year ago for a meeting and I was able to see Bucharest and some of the other cities and it’s been ...  »
(added to on 16.05.2019, 08:42)

Romania sets big fines for drivers of ride-hailing services

BUCHAREST, Romania — The Romanian government has issued an emergency decree ramping up steep fines for drivers of ride-hailing services like Uber and Taxify. The decree taking effect Thursday fines ...  »
(added to on 16.05.2019, 05:54)

Romania Blockchain Summit, One of Europe’s Biggest Blockchain Events, to Take Place on June 21-22, in Bucharest

Romania Blockchain Summit promises to be one of the most important conferences dedicated to innovative technologies in the South-Eastern European region, bringing together the public sector ...  »
(added to on 15.05.2019, 04:41)

Romania Refrains From Interest-Rate Hike Despite Inflation Surge

Romania extended its period of steady borrowing costs to a ... To contact the reporters on this story: Andra Timu in Bucharest at;Irina Vilcu in Bucharest at To ...  »
(added to on 14.05.2019, 23:05)

EU Threatens Legal Steps Against Romania Over Rule of Law

Schinas said similar action would be taken against Bucharest unless it addressed the bloc's objections. Romania has been pushing to become a member of the EU's passport-free Schengen travel area, but ...  »
(added to on 13.05.2019, 02:19)