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'Romania’s anti-Semitism laws meaningless without enforcement'

2018-06-25 09:52:00
Romania’s parliament passed a new law that will help combat anti-Semitism, according to its author, but a leading activist in the field said more enforcement, not legislation, was needed. The law passed last week bans disseminating material which falls ...

Röchling expands auto production in Romania

2018-06-25 09:10:00
Röchling Automotive has completed a second significant plant expansion project in Romania which will allow it to supply advanced components to leading global vehicle manufacturers. With its sister injection molder Röchling Precision Components and ...

Romania minister says country facing cyber-attacks, Russians

2018-06-25 07:25:00
Romania faces Russian aggression on a daily basis in the Black Sea, and is fending off a wave of cyber-attacks and political interference, the defense minister said Monday. But even amid such uncertainty, Mihai Fifor told The Associated Press that the ...

Romania’s laws on anti-Semitism ‘meaningless’ without enforcement, activist warns

2018-06-25 07:02:00
(JTA) — Romania’s parliament passed a new law that will help combat anti-Semitism, according to its author, but a leading activist in the field said more enforcement, not legislation, was needed. The law passed last week bans disseminating material ...

Minister: Romania Faces Hybrid, Cybernetic Attacks, Russia

2018-06-25 05:45:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania's defense minister says the country faces challenges from hybrid and cyber attacks and "daily" Russian aggression in the Black Sea. Amid the uncertainty, Mihai Fifor told The Associated Press Monday that the country of 19 ...

Taxify expands to new city in Romania

2018-06-25 05:09:00
Ride-hailing app Taxify was recently launched in Cluj-Napoca, the second city in Romania after Bucharest, as part of the company’s expansion strategy. Taxify also announced a 50% discount for the trips in Cluj-Napoca, available this month. Its main ...

Thousands protest in Romania against ruling party’s criminal code changes

2018-06-25 04:01:00
Around 10,000 people protested in Bucharest on Sunday evening, June 24, while thousands more took to the streets in other big cities in the country, such as Timisoara, Cluj, Sibiu and Iasi. They are mainly unhappy with the plans of the ruling Social ...

Romania ranks last in EU’s 2018 Innovation Scoreboard

2018-06-25 03:53:00
Romania is listed in the Modest Innovators category of the EU 2018 Innovation Scoreboard, similar to the 2017 edition of the report. The country shares the category with Bulgaria and ranks last in the EU on its innovation performance. The annual European ...

Romania’s High Court, Superior Magistracy Council react to PM’s statement

2018-06-25 01:46:00
The High Court of Cassation and Justice and the Superior Magistracy Council (CSM) reacted on Friday, June 22, after prime minister Viorica Dancila and other ministers criticized on Thursday evening the High Court’s decision to sentence PSD leader Liviu ...