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Romania: Austrian businessman suspected of child pornography

2018-05-24 08:19:00
BUCHAREST, Romania – Romanian prosecutors have detained an Austrian businessman on suspicion of child pornography. Mihaela Porime, spokeswoman for the agency that investigates organized crime, told The Associated Press Thursday that Dieter Kaas, 67, had ...

Number of teenage mothers on the rise in Romania

2018-05-24 08:11:00
The number of girls aged 15 to 19 who give birth has gone up in Romania. If in 2002 they accounted for 35 out of 1,000 births, in 2014 the number went up to 40, according to data from the National Statistics Institute (INS) quoted by Mediafax. At the same ...

Romania: Austrian businessman suspected of child pornography

2018-05-24 07:56:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Romanian prosecutors have detained an Austrian businessman on suspicion of child pornography. Mihaela Porime, spokeswoman for the agency that investigates organized crime, told The Associated Press Thursday that Dieter Kaas, 67, had ...

North Romania city to add electric buses to public transport fleet

2018-05-24 07:46:00
Suceava, a city in north-eastern Romania, will add 30 electric buses and 15 electric mini-buses to its public transport fleet, Ion Lungu, the city’s mayor, announced, quoted by Newsbucovina.ro. The buses will be part of the public transport company’s ...

Romania’s Daniel Sandu Steps Beyond New Wave With ‘Seraphim’

2018-05-24 07:02:38
A coming-of-age story set in an Orthodox theological school is hardly the stuff of Hollywood summer tentpoles. But after cleaning up at March’s Gopo Awards – Romania’s equivalent to the Oscars – first-time director Daniel Sandu realized he’d ...

Report: 20% of companies in Romania haven’t heard of GDPR

2018-05-24 05:55:00
One in five companies in Romania (20%) said they have not heard of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to the European Payment Report 2018 carried out by Intrum. The GDPR will be applicable as of May 25, 2018 in all member states to ...

Data for Romania’s next census may be collected in electronic format

2018-05-24 05:30:00
The data for the next population and household census in Romania, which will take place in 2021, may be collected in electronic format to reduce the period needed for processing the information. “We want to build this mechanism to reduce the period for ...

Ford Romania CEO asks Govt. to stick to infrastructure commitments

2018-05-24 03:30:00
The Romanian authorities should respect their commitment related to developing road and rail infrastructure as transport costs are higher in Romania than in most of Western Europe, says Ford Romania’s British CEO Ian Pearson. “Ever since it came to ...

Neglected infectious diseases: The burden of cystic echinococcosis in Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey

2018-05-24 02:47:00
Here we present the first “original research” ever published on echinococcosis by The Lancet, ID: Francesca Tamarozzi et al. (2018). Prevalence of abdominal cystic echinococcosis in rural Bulgaria, Romania, and Turkey: a cross-sectional, ultrasound ...