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Romania’s High Court maintains sentence against SocDem leader

2017-04-25 03:51:00
Romania’s High Court of Cassation and Justice rejected yesterday a contestation filed by Liviu Dragnea, the leader of the governing Social Democratic Party (PSD), against a suspended two-year jail sentence he got last year in a case of electoral fraud at ...

Eurostat: Romania has 3 pct of GDP budget deficit in 2016

2017-04-25 03:08:00
Romania, alongside three other EU Member States, had a government deficit (calculated based on ESA methodology, the European Accounts system – e.n.) of 3 pct or more of the GDP, according to a preliminary estimate released on Monday by Eurostat.

OMV starts case against Romania at International Arbitration Court

2017-04-25 01:35:00
Austrian group OMV, which controls the biggest Romanian oil & gas producer OMV Petrom, has started a case against the Romanian state at the International Court of Arbitration in Paris. OMV is looking to recover EUR 34 million worth of environmental costs ...

Jakub Malecki (LOT): Romania has got everything a tourist wants

2017-04-25 01:28:00
Romania has got everything a tourist might wish for, but needs to be promoted more, declared on Wednesday Jakub Malecki, General Manager for Romania and the Republic of Moldova of LOT Polish airline company, during a meeting with the press. According to ...

Romania - Factors to watch on April 25

2017-04-25 01:17:00
BUCHAREST, April 25 Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Tuesday. DEBT TENDER Romania sold a planned 800 million lei ($191.92 million) worth of Feb. 2019 treasury bonds on Monday, with the ...

Live text: Realty 2017 – the outlook of the real estate market in Romania

2017-04-25 00:51:00
Praktiker Romania Group is planning to expand with three new units in Bucharest. Also, Praktiker… Court rules in favor of joint venture FCC CONSTRUCCION – ASTALDI – CONTRATAS Y VENTAS in case related to railway rehabilitation contract worth over EUR ...

Romania Expects More Time to Improve Overcrowded Jails

2017-04-25 00:48:00
The European Court of Human Rights is set to issue a ruling giving Romania time to come up with a policy to improve detention conditions, after the number of complaints spiked in 2016. The ECHR, Strasbourg, has already issued a pilot ruling against Hungary ...

ECJ plans to rule on same-sex marriage in Romania

2017-04-24 23:28:00
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) is set to rule on same-sex marriage in a landmark Romanian case but religious freedom groups are rooting for a win for national sovereignty. Romanian LGBT activist Adrian Coman and his American partner, Robert Claibourn ...

Hall Of Famer Ilie Nastase Suspended From Tennis For Sexist And Racist Comments

2017-04-24 23:03:00
He is now the captain of Romania’s Fed Cup team, and made some much uglier additions to his résumé at a competition this past weekend. Advertisement On Saturday, Nastase, still allowed to continue in his capacity as captain despite all of the above ...