Romania in the News

DriveNets and Tellence to Double Bucharest R&D Team

DriveNets, the webscale networking software company today announced that based on the success of their current Bucharest based team, they ...
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Romania will extend state of emergency by 30 days: president

Romania's government will extend its state of emergency by another 30 days after the current period ending next week, to help halt the spread of the new coronavirus, President Klaus Iohannis said on ...
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Euro 400 Million to Romania to Combat the Human and Economic Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic

BUCHAREST, April 2, 2020 - The Government of Romania activated Euro 400 million of pre-arranged financial support from the World Bank to help prevent and respond to the COVID–19 (Coronavirus) pandemic ...
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Coronavirus outbreak to delay Romania's June election: PM

Romania's centrist minority government will almost certainly postpone a June local election as the coronavirus outbreak ruled out the best conditions for such an exercise, Prime Minister Ludovic Orban ...
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'No gloves, no masks': Romania medical workers fear for lives in virus fight

We don't have gloves, masks, anything," says one of the medical team at southeastern Romania's Ramnicu Sarat hospital, one of those designated to treat COVID-19 patients. It's a complaint echoed in ...
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Hospitals Become Weak Link in Romania as Virus Death Toll Rises

Coronavirus outbreaks in Romania raised concerns that the epidemic is spreading faster in major cities, including the capital Bucharest, after the death toll rose the most in eastern Europe.
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‘Collective’ Exposes the Health Care Industry and Issues a Stern Warning About the Pandemic

Nanau called from his home in Bucharest, where he has been in isolation for more ... The health system broke down again in Romania, said Nanau. “They said, ‘We don’t have infections.’ We have the ...
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Romania Places Eastern City of Suceava Under Quarantine

Romania's government has placed the eastern town of Suceava and eight surrounding villages under quarantine to limit the spread of the coronavirus, with more than a quarter of all cases in the country ...
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Bucharest Jews can bury coronavirus dead on Shabbat to avoid cremation

The Jewish community of Bucharest, Romania, received a rabbinical allowance to bury coronavirus victims on Shabbat. That followed an order from Romanian government authorities on Friday that ...
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Romania records 0.7%/GDP fiscal deficit in Jan-Feb

Romania recorded a consolidated budget deficit of 0.7% of gross domestic product at the end of February against a slim, 0.04% shortfall in January, the finance ministry said on Friday. The ministry ...
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Romania cenbank: unanimously voted to cut rate at March 20 meeting - minutes

Romania’s central bank board members unanimously voted to cut the benchmark interest rate by 50 basis points to 2.00% at its March 20 meeting, bank minutes showed on Friday. “Moreover, the Board ...
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