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Romania's 'Roma palaces', a status symbol for poor minority

2019-08-08 20:58:00
Buzescu (Romania) (AFP) - With their soaring marble columns, turrets and pagoda-style roofs, elaborate mansions built by affluent Roma dot Romania's countryside in their thousands. Amid modest ...

Romania to Jail Rapists for Life After Teenager Murder

2019-08-08 13:55:00
BUCHAREST — Romania will approve an emergency decree, making life imprisonment the punishment for rape and paedophilia, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Thursday, days after DNA tests confirmed ...

Romania to jail rapists for life after teenager murder

2019-08-08 12:32:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania will approve an emergency decree, making life imprisonment the punishment for rape and paedophilia, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Thursday, days after DNA tests ...

Oracle Romania manager Sorin Mindrutescu under inquiry by anti-graft prosecutors - official announcement

2019-08-08 10:31:00 Hotnews.ro
Romania's National Anti-Corruption Department (DNA) announced officially on Thursday that a criminal inquiry has been launched in the case of the general manager of Oracle Romania, Sorin Mindrutescu, on 8 accounts of bribe taking. A EUR500,000 bail was set, which Mindrutescu must pay by Friday. He is acucsed of receiving almost EUR870,000 from representatives of IT companies to give them advantageous offers of Oracle products, so that these companies be able to join tenders launched by state institutions.

Romania finance ministry sells planned 600 mln lei debt

2019-08-08 07:34:00
BUCHAREST, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Romania's finance ministry sold the planned 400 million lei ($94.71 million) worth of 2031 treasury bonds and 200 million of one-year paper on Thursday, central bank data ...

Vodafone Romania accepts pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note 10

2019-08-08 05:02:00
Vodafone Romania started taking pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note 10 available in two versions, Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+. Customers can register a pre-order for one of the two models until ...

Telekom Romania revenues down 3% to EUR 231 mln in Q2

2019-08-08 04:00:00
Telekom Romania's total revenues were down by 2.8 percent to EUR 231.2 million in Q2. However, they were up 6.7 percent sequentially compared to Q1, driven by both fixed and mobile segments. Revenues ...

Jeremy Corbyn watches footie with Celtic fans in Romania while John McDonnell threatens to drag the QUEEN into Brexit

2019-08-08 03:30:00
JEREMY Corbyn watched Celtic play with footie fans in Romania while right-hand man John McDonnell threatened to drag the QUEEN into Brexit. The Labour boss shared a picture of him smiling as he posed ...

Telekom Romania continues to struggle

2019-08-08 02:25:00
OTE-backed Telekom Romania saw its TV subcriber base contract by 5.7% in the year to June 30. The latest results published by OTE say that it amounted to 1,380,074, with the number of customers ...