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Honeywell opens lab for students at Timisoara Polytechnic University in Romania

2018-06-20 07:30:00
US group Honeywell, which is active in the industrial software segment, has inaugurated a laboratory at the Timisoara Polytechnic University, Capital reported. The lab will help some 400 students at the electrical engineering faculty to develop their ...

Romania, sixth most attractive in Europe for data center investments

2018-06-20 06:30:00
Romania is the sixth most attractive European destination for data center investments in Europe, right after the Nordics and Netherlands, according to a report by real estate consultancy firm Savills. Savills has identified the best locations in Europe in ...

Romania, fourth-to-last in EU on individual consumption per capita

2018-06-20 05:30:00
The actual individual consumption (AIC) per capita in Romania stood at 68% of the EU average in 2017, placing the country fourth-to-last among the 28 EU member states on this indicator, according to Eurostat. Romania, which had the third-lowest gross ...

Wiretapping pact rankles in Romania

2018-06-20 03:38:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — A human-rights group on Tuesday criticized a phone-tapping agreement between Romania’s intelligence agency and the high court, saying it exposes ordinary citizens to potential abuse. The High Court of Cassation and Justice ...

Fixed internet speed in Romania, up by 18% in 2017

2018-06-20 03:30:00
The average download and upload speed of fixed internet connections in Romania increased by 18% in 2017 over the previous year, according to data released by the telecom sector regulator ANCOM. The average download speed of fixed connections stood at 112.1 ...

New World Bank Group Strategy Aims to Support a More Prosperous and Resilient Romania

2018-06-20 03:12:00
The FINANCIAL -- WASHINGTON, June 19, 2018— The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors endorsed a new five-year Country Partnership Framework for Romania that will prioritize investments in people, support for vibrant private sector ...

Romania’s President: Ruling party is trying to amputate the justice powers

2018-06-20 02:30:00
The ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD) is not only trying to amputate the president’s powers, it’s also trying to cut justice powers, which is very serious, president Klaus Iohannis said on Tuesday, June 19, when asked to comment on the new criminal ...

Romania’s High Court challenges new criminal procedure code at Constitutional Court

2018-06-20 01:52:00
Romania’s High Court of Cassation and Justice will notify the Constitutional Court about possible unconstitutional provisions included in the new criminal procedure code the Chamber of Deputies adopted on June 18. The High Court judges made this decision ...

World Bank adopts new five-year country partnership framework for Romania

2018-06-20 01:42:00
The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors endorsed a new five-year Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Romania that will prioritize investments in people, support for vibrant private sector development and stronger preparedness in the face ...