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RAF Typhoon fighter planes at Coningsby take off for Romania

2017-04-24 21:54:00
Four RAF Typhoons and 150 military servicemen are being sent from Lincolnshire for deployment in Eastern Europe. The Coningsby personnel and jets will be based in Romania during the summer as part of a Nato operation to protect the airspace over Europe.

Romania to use mobile app to help trace hazardous waste

2017-04-24 17:26:00
BUCHAREST, April 24 (Xinhua) -- Romania will launch an app to trace waste starting this year, through which related authorities and partner institutions can exchange information, the National Environmental Guard (GNM) said Monday. The project, financed ...

From Romania to Lebanon, Frontier Markets Enjoy One International Bond Success After Another

2017-04-24 12:35:00
Emerging and frontier markets have seen quite a bit of success in the past year, particularly when tapping international bond markets. Saudi Arabia again found considerable success recently when it raised $9 billion in its maiden international sukuk bond ...

Which was the highest salary in Romania last year?

2017-04-24 11:54:00
A general manager of a business consultancy company got the highest gross monthly salary in Romania last year, namely RON 172,477 (over EUR 38,000), according to data from the Labor Inspection based on the records submitted by the employers to the General ...

RAF Typhoon pilots using the world's most advanced fighter helmet scramble for Romania as tensions with Russia mount

2017-04-24 10:24:00
Four RAF Typhoon pilots using the world's most advanced fighter helmet set off for Eastern Europe today as tensions with Russia mounted. Theresa May sanctioned the sending of British RAF resources to patrol the skies over the Black Sea alongside local jets ...

BCR CEO Sergiu Manea replaces Steven van Groningen as president of Council of Banking Employers in Romania

2017-04-24 09:58:00
The CEO of the Romanian Commercial Bank (BCR) Sergiu Manea has replaced Steven van Groningen as the president of the Council of Banking Employers of Romania (CPBR). The organization also decided to renew the term of current Vice President Rasvan Radu, CEO ...

Over 100 asylum seekers caught while trying to leave Romania illegally

2017-04-24 09:53:00
Romanian border police officers have caught a group of 111 asylum seekers who were trying to leave Romania illegally, hidden in a truck. The truck was registered in Romania, the driver being a 40-year-old Romanian. The incident occurred on Friday, April 21.

RAF Typhoon pilots depart for Eastern Europe to bolster air support in Romania

2017-04-24 09:06:00
Four RAF Typhoon pilots using the world’s most advanced fighter helmet set off for Eastern Europe yesterday as tensions with Russia mounted. The £250,000 Striker II helmet boasts in-built digital night vision that identifies enemy targets by red and ...

Romania sells planned 800mn lei of Feb. 2019 bonds

2017-04-24 07:17:00
BUCHAREST: Romania sold a planned 800 million lei ($191.92 million) worth of Feb. 2019 treasury bonds on Monday, with the average accepted yield at 1.48 percent, central bank data showed. Debt managers last issued the paper in March at an average yield of ...