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Romania probes death of man injured in anti-graft protest

2018-08-20 07:02:00
Romanian authorities are probing the death of a man who died after sustaining injuries during an anti-government protest that left 450 people seeking medical treatment. Police said the unnamed 62-year ...

Border police: Heavy traffic on borders with Romania and Greece

2018-08-20 06:17:00
Sofia. As of 2.00 pm, there is heavy traffic to Greece on Kulata and Makaza border checkpoints, Border Police said. On the border with Romania, there is considerable car traffic to Bulgaria on the che...

Modern retailers in Romania own a real estate portfolio worth EUR 4.7 bln

2018-08-20 05:30:00
Modern retail chains active in Romania owned properties worth RON 21.5 billion (EUR 4.7 billion) in 2017, up by 20% compared to the previous year, according to Ziarul Financiar estimates based on offi...

Man’s death in Romania linked with gas sprayed against protesters in Victoriei Square on August 10

2018-08-20 05:26:00
A 62-year old man who reportedly got sick during the August 10 protest in Bucharest’s Victoriei Square after the riot police sprayed the protesters with tear gas died nine days later, Mediafax repots. ...

Orange Romania takes pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Watch

2018-08-20 04:13:00
Orange Romania started taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Watch. The watch is available in two different sizes, 42mm watch face in Midnight Black and Rose Gold or 46mm in Silver. It can be purch...

Card payments, up by a third in Romania in first half

2018-08-20 03:30:00
Romanian banks have issued some 16.8 million cards but only about 13 million are active, which means they are used frequently by their owners. Card payments at local retailers reached some RON 37.5 bi...

Arts Deloraine hosting premiere show for Rustrica Romania

2018-08-20 02:49:00
A musical showcase will be held at Deloraine this weekend, with three different music genres on show, and one band making their world premier. The concert, organised by Arts Deloraine, will be held at ...

Romania’s interior minister presents report on August 10 incidents in Victoriei Square

2018-08-20 01:34:00
Nine days after the violent intervention of the riot police against protesters in Bucharest’s Victoriei Square, interior minister Carmen Dan presented her official report on the incidents. The report ...

Pro- and anti-government rallies, street clashes mark political crisis in Romania

2018-08-20 00:03:00
A new series of protests is shaking the Social Democratic (PSD)-led government in Romania. On August 10 and 11, demonstrations took place in Bucharest and other cities. The conflict between different ...