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Romania: EU bank supports expansion of Regina Maria private healthcare network

2017-06-28 03:47:00
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending EUR 15 million to support the expansion of a leading private healthcare network in Romania. This agreement is backed by the guarantee of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). Andrew McDowell, Vice ...

Romania, Azerbaijan mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations [PHOTO]

2017-06-28 02:52:00
The Azerbaijani Embassy in Bucharest hosted an official reception on June 27 dedicated to May 28 -the Republic Day and the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Romania and Azerbaijan. The event was attended by over 500 ...

Princess Margareta of Romania visits ill father, King Michael, in Switzerland

2017-06-28 01:59:00
The Romanian Royal Court has this week published a short press release announcing that Her Royal Highness Princess Margareta of Romania has travelled to Switzerland together with her husband, His Royal Highness Prince Radu, to visit her father, His Majesty ...

EBRD to fund household energy efficiency investments in Romania

2017-06-28 01:51:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) launched a facility of up to €100mn to help Romanian households invest in energy efficient technologies on June 27. The Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) is in line with the bank’s Green ...

Romania’s new Government will keep many of the old ministers

2017-06-28 01:40:00
Romania’s new Government to be led by Social Democrat Mihai Tudose will include many of the ministers in Sorin Grindeanu’s cabinet, which was dismissed after a no-confidence motion initiated by the governing coalition last week. The Social Democratic ...

American student in Romania helped save missing teen who was held captive for more than a YEAR by a man, 31, after she befriended the 17-year-old online

2017-06-28 00:32:00
A student living in Romania helped authorities find a teenage girl who was held captive for more than a year after she befriended the 17-year-old online. Hailey Burns, who went missing from her Charlotte, North Carolina, home in May 2016, was found 225 ...

Romania - Factors to watch on June 28

2017-06-28 00:05:00
BUCHAREST, June 28 (Reuters) - Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Wednesday. NEW PRIME MINISTER Romania's ruling Social Democrats are expected to unveil the cabinet lineup of designated ...

Romania must act decisively to improve road safety, says World Bank

2017-06-27 21:19:00
BUCHAREST, June 27, 2017 — The World Bank, in partnership with the European Transport Safety Council, the Romanian Ministry of Transport and the National Road Authority (Autoritatea Rutier? Român?) co-hosted the Road Safety in Romania – Challenges and ...

Romania: US soldier critically injured after electric shock

2017-06-27 13:49:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — U.S. military officials say an American soldier has been hospitalized in Romania in critical condition after suffering an electric shock while working at a railway station near the Hungarian border. A U.S. Army statement from Poland ...