Headlines

Thousands protest against new justice laws in Romania

2017-12-17 23:51:00
New protests against the proposed changes to the justice laws and criminal codes took place in Bucharest and other big cities in Romania, on Sunday evening. Some 10,000 people went to the streets in Bucharest. Their protest was inspired by a quote by the ...

APTOPIX Romania Justice Laws Protest

2017-12-17 17:09:00
A man takes part in a flash mob in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Protesters braved low temperatures and rain covering their mouths and eyes with black ribbons during a flash mob outside the government headquarters against planned modifications ...

Thousands protest in Romania against judicial changes

2017-12-17 13:07:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Thousands of Romanians protested in freezing weather across the country on Sunday against attempts by the ruling Social Democrats to overhaul the judiciary, which critics said would threaten the rule of law. In Bucharest, an estimated ...

5 things to know about King Michael's funeral in Romania

2017-12-17 11:03:00
King Michael, who ruled Romania twice before being forced to abdicate by the communists in 1947, died at age 96 in Switzerland this month. The late monarch's remains were flown by military plane to Romania this week and received with great fanfare.

Romania Justice Laws Protest

2017-12-17 09:05:00
A man takes part in a flash mob in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Protesters braved low temperatures and rain covering their mouths and eyes with black ribbons during a flash mob outside the government headquarters against planned modifications ...

Romania 2018

2017-12-17 08:41:00
ROMANIA – Heaven is the title of the bidding entry for MIHAI (aka Mihai Traistrariu) who proudly represents his countrymen the 2006 Eurovision Song Contest. The Romanian singer tries for years now to come back to Eurovision and once again he submits a ...

Estranged British grandson of Romania's last monarch who was cut out of the family after a sex scandal wins the hearts of Bucharest with his glamorous fiancée

2017-12-17 05:00:00
The estranged British grandson of Romania's last monarch has won the hearts of people Bucharest despite being cut out of the family following a sex scandal. All eyes were on Nicholas Medforth-Mills, 32, as he attended a funeral for his grandfather, the ...

We See You: A Silent Anti-Corruption Movement Erupts in Romania

2017-12-17 03:29:00
You’ve probably heard of the Romanian protests by now. On January 31st, in the middle of the night, the Romanian Government passed emergency ordinance OUG 13, which essentially decriminalized corruption. This sparked Romania’s largest—and most ...

RCIF Stake Sale in Children’s Retailer Detsky Mir Blocked By Courts

2017-12-16 23:12:00
18 months later, Romania is the fastest-growing economy in Europe, growing at 8.6% year-on-year and attracting major multi-nationals to set up operations in the country. I was lucky enough to sit down with Liviu Voinea, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank ...