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Romania FIRES back: EU on brink as Brussels slammed for corruption claims

2018-01-26 08:23:00
The Eastern European country passed laws in December that, among other things, would restrict the freedom of prosecutors. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and his deputy Frans Timmermans urged Romania to “rethink” the amendments to its ...

Romania to have new cabinet with most vice PM in recent years

2018-01-26 08:00:00
BUCHAREST, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- The upcoming new government will have four deputy prime ministers, Prime Minister-designate Viorica Dancila announced on Friday. Thus, Dancila's cabinet, if installed, will be the one with most deputy prime ministers in ...

Italian hospital wants to open 50 clinics in Romania

2018-01-26 07:30:00
The Monza Hospital, the biggest private hospital specialized in cardiovascular surgery in Romania, which is part of Italian group Policlinico din Monza, will open a network of ambulatory cardiology clinics in smaller cities in Romania. “We are launching ...

Vodafone Romania Foundation sees 100 local entrepreneurs take part as volunteers in own programme

2018-01-26 05:01:00
Vodafone Romania announced that more than 100 local entrepreneurs participated as volunteers in 2017 at activities of the Vodafone Romania Foundation. These activities' beneficiaries were over 400 people, including disadvantaged children and young people ...

Tweets of the Week: Davos Forum, Qualcomm fine and Romania rule of law

2018-01-26 04:25:00
Leading to lots of speculation about who would and wouldn’t make it. Euractiv’s own Jorge Valero revealed that Juncker had to cancel his trip due to a flu. It would have been his first appearance in Davos in almost 20 years. EXCLUSIVE: @JunckerEU ...

Romania has the most pending cases at Human Rights Court

2018-01-26 03:30:00
Romania is first by the number of pending cases against it at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg, with about 9,900 complaints, which represent 17.6% of the court’s case load at the end of last year, ECHR president Guido Raimondi said ...

European Commission warns about Romania reforms

2018-01-26 02:59:00
BRUSSELS: The European Commission warned that the proposed changes would undermine the judiciary’s independence and Romania’s commitment to fight corruption and organised crime. Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Bucharest last weekend ...

Real estate investments in Romania reach EUR 1 bln in 2017

2018-01-26 01:30:00
Investments in Romanian commercial real estate properties reached about EUR 1 billion in 2017, up 10% compared to the previous year (EUR 890 million), according to an analysis by real estate consultancy firm JLL. Romania accounted for 8% of the total ...

Romania Risks Fanning Tensions With Controversial Cabinet Picks

2018-01-26 00:18:00
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