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Romania's economy rises 4.7 pct y/y in Q4, consumption up 4.0 pct

2017-03-07 00:10:00
BUCHAREST, March 7 (Reuters) - Romania's economy expanded 4.7 percent on the year in the fourth quarter of 2016, the National Statistics Board said on Tuesday confirming a flash estimate, while domestic consumption rose 4.0 percent. On a ...

Analysis: Romania’s real estate investments to remain in growth mode this year

2017-03-07 00:00:00
The local real estate market could see investments in new deals reaching EUR 1 billion in 2017, well above last year’s level, according to Colliers International representatives. Uncertainty is the name of the game for the European and global economy in ...

Romania - Factors to watch on March 7

2017-03-06 23:45:00
Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Tuesday. Romania sold a planned 600 million lei ($140.22 million) worth of new five-year treasury bonds on Monday, with the average accepted yield at 3 ...

Top Budget Things to do in Slovenia With Kids

2017-03-06 23:07:00
We were familiar with Slovenia from passing through it, once, on the way to Romania, and we knew it was worthy of a lengthier stay, but we never quite seemed to make it happen. However, that changed last month when, due to a federal holiday, we decided to ...

The Controversial Film Giving Israeli Zealots a Voice

2017-03-06 23:03:00
Dotan was born in Romania and moved to Israel in 1959, at the age of nine. “I became, overnight, a devout Zionist,” he recalls. “Israel was a socialist country at the time…a society in formation with genuine, real ideas. And it was a society that ...

Top Budget Things to do in Slovenia With Kids

2017-03-06 22:52:00
We were familiar with Slovenia from passing through it, once, on the way to Romania, and we knew it was worthy of a lengthier stay, but we never quite seemed to make it happen. However, that changed last month when, due to a federal holiday, we decided to ...

London fatality: Ahmed Darwish who killed Susana Dumitru was travelling at more than double the speed limit, a court hears

2017-03-06 21:08:00
Dumitru’s husband, who was driving, and her mother-in-law both had minor injuries. Originally from Arad, Romania, Dumitru and her husband immigrated to Canada in the spring. The couple first settled in Montreal, where Dumitru’s aunt lives, before ...

MIR Corp. designs cultural tour of Bulgaria, Romania

2017-03-06 20:33:00
The MIR Corp. has designed a 15-night Bulgaria and Romania tour, departing May 30, highlighting the countries' cultures and history. Priced from $6,195 per person, double, the tour begins in Sofia, Bulgaria, with a visit to the Rila Monastery, followed by ...

Technical launches of Amels New LE188 and LE242 in Poland and Romania

2017-03-06 19:27:00
Superyachts LE242 Hull YN 24203 and LE188 Hull YN 18801 built by the Dutch shipbuilder Amels, have just hit the water. The technical launch of YN 24203 was held at the Damen Shipyard in Romania, while YN 18801’s technical launch was in Poland.