Romania in the News

Event Marks Holocaust Anniversary In Romania

Bucharest (AP)—Romania's Jewish community on Tuesday held a service to mark 79 years since the Bucharest pogrom. More than 120 Jews were killed in Bucharest in January 1941 during a violent rampage by ...  »
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Why Communist Romania’s Endgame Has Lessons for Iran

He called for unity over the Ceauşescu debacle, and Iran’s ambassador to Bucharest was fired for not having warned that the knives were out for Romania’s tyrant. Story Continued Below Thirty years on, ...  »
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Romania Justice Minister Picks Chief Anti-Graft Prosecutors

Romania's government named three chief prosecutors to head the country's top investigative agencies on Tuesday, ending a months-long interim leadership imposed by a previous government.  »
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Feature: Chinese, Romanian musicians perform in Bucharest to celebrate upcoming Spring Festival

A concert of the China Philharmonic Orchestra, hosted by the Romanian Athenaeum, is held in Bucharest, capital of Romania, Jan. 20, 2020, as part of a series of cultural events to celebrate the ...  »
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The Night of Ideas brings debates, exhibitions to several cities in Romania

The Night of Ideas, an event organized by the French Insitute on January 30, will bring a series of debates, exhibitions and workshops to Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca ... representatives of important NGOs ...  »
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Ajay Naqvi: From advertising career in India to farming blueberries in Romania

So on to farming. “When I moved to Romania, she [Ramona] was still working fulltime in Bucharest. I had to be on the farm managing my life on my own; the language issues, the completely new set of ...  »
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Romania: tuberculosis patients to avoid unnecessary hospitalization

Romania’s Ministry of Health has launched a pilot project to conduct the treatment ... The Ministry-led initiative is based in Bucharest and focuses on about 200 patients with tuberculosis, who will ...  »
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BUCHAREST – ‘Don’t go down the same path as Poland and Hungary’

The new government of Romania, formed after a no-confidence vote against the socialists, plans to update the legislation to bring back the two-round voting system in the mayoral elections, a move ...  »
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CBRE: Bucharest remains first option for companies that want to enter Romania

The stock of modern office space in Bucharest reached 3,16 million sqm at the end of the third quarter of 2019, at a population of 2,11 million inhabitants and an unemployment rate of 1.3 %, according ...  »
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Romania Tells DC Circ. $356M Award Was Wrongly Enforced

Last month, Romania argued in the district court that if the Miculas are allowed to proceed with enforcement, their efforts should be limited to the total outstanding amount as determined in November ...  »
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Sheep Rescued From Capsized Ship Await Adoption In Romania

The 180 sheep rescued from a cargo ship that capsized carrying 14,600 animals are staying in a shelter in Romania as they wait to be moved to sanctuaries or adopted, an activist group said Wednesday.  »
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Romania Prolongs Key-Rate Pause Despite Inflation Rebound

Romania extended a year-and-a-half pause in interest rates as it weighs above-target inflation against a weakening economy. The central bank left benchmark borrowing costs at 2.5% for a 13th straight ...  »
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