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ForMin Melescanu: I've sent memorandum on Romania's...

2018-05-09 07:54:19 Nine O'Clock
Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu said Tuesday that he had sent to President Iohannis for information a memorandum on starting an analysis of the timeliness to relocate Romania's Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. He said he had not discussed the matter with President Iohannis, but the document was sent to the Presidential Administration after Iohannis asked for the resignation of Prime Minister Viorica Dancila.

Telekom Romania fixed revenues down 5%, mobile revenues up 13% in Q1

2018-05-09 07:36:00
Telekom Romania reported revenues on the fixed segment down by 4.7 percent year-on-year to EUR 136.7 million in Q1 and revenues on the mobile segment up 12.5 percent to EUR 121.3 million mainly due to higher postpaid revenues and higher revenues from ...

Romania’s anti-graft directorate maps corruption areas in public healthcare

2018-05-09 07:27:00
Many of the structural and functional areas of the public healthcare system are affected by corruption, an analysis by Romania’s Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) found. The analysis, based on DNA cases with final court convictions ruled between 2015 and ...

New reactions after protocol signed by CSM and SRI was published....

2018-05-09 05:34:41 Nine O'Clock
After the Supreme Magistracy Council published last Friday the second protocol that the institution had with the Romanian Intelligence Service , signed in 2012, new public reactions are appearing, expressing outrage against such practices. The document stipulates that the signatories will analyse bills concerning the object of their activity and draw up joint plans.

Biggest retailer in Romania has 70% local suppliers

2018-05-09 05:30:00
German discounter Kaufland, the biggest retailer in Romania, says 70% of its suppliers are Romanian and over 50% of the products in its offer are local, according to the company’s sustainability report. In 2016, the company invested EUR 110 million in ...

UPC Romania's RGUs increase by 2,000 in Q1

2018-05-09 04:04:00
UPC Romania's total number of RGUs increased by 2,200 to 2.427 million in Q1. Its number of homes passed was up by 21,400 sequentially to 3.120 million, while two-way homes passed grew by 21,400 to 3.077 million. The total number of fixed-line customer ...

Liberty Global to Sell Operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone

2018-05-09 02:12:00
Liberty Global plc (“Liberty Global”) (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone Group plc (“Vodafone”) for ...

Liberty Global to Sell Operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone

2018-05-09 02:03:00
DENVER, Colorado--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2018--Liberty Global plc (“Liberty Global”) (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech ...

Jail or fines for releasing information from ongoing investigations in Romania

2018-05-09 01:48:00
Releasing information from ongoing investigations will be punished with jail or fines in Romania, if several new amendments to the Criminal Code are adopted by the Parliament. A special parliamentary committee led by former justice minister Florin Iordache ...