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CEE MARKETS-Leu firms as Romania pledges avert threat of S&P downgrade

2019-03-18 04:27:00
* S&P affirms Romania's rating outlook, Romanian assets firm * Romania's fiscal policy remains uncertain-analysts * OTP Bank surge boosts Budapest's stock index to record high * Forint ignores threat ...

Romania's energy sector requires USD 34 billion investment by 2030

2019-03-18 03:20:00
Reuters reported that Romania's energy sector needs as much as EUR 30 billion of investment in power, oil and gas production, mining and related infrastructure by 2030 to replace outdated plants ...

Who is Romania’s Eurovision 2019 entry Ester Peony?

2019-03-17 08:20:00
From finishing third to being disqualified from the competition altogether, Romania have had very mixed journeys at the Eurovision Song Contest. Yet they’ve never actually won. Could 2019 be their ...

Czech PM affirms support for Romania's accession to Schengen area

2019-03-16 07:02:00
(MENAFN) Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis has met his Romanian counterpart Viorica Dancila, confirming his support for Romania's accession to the Schengen area. The ministers also discussed ...

Infosys to Open New Digital Innovation Center in Romania

2019-03-15 21:07:00
Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today announced it will be opening a new Digital Innovation Center in Bucharest, Romania at an event attended ...

"One meter highway" viral campaign draws thousands of people, officials and companies in 15-min protest across Romania

2019-03-15 16:41:43 Hotnews.ro
Thousands of people across Romania on Friday joined a novel form of protest - a 15-minute pause in activity, joined by many companies and even authorities, in a call to build long due highways in the country and especially in its Eastern region of Moldova. The "Romania wants highways" campaign was launched by one young businessman from Suceava, NE Romania, who today inaugurated a piece of highway of only 1 meter length which he himself ordered to be built on a private property.

The Bulgarian Financial Technology Company Phyre Opens an Office in Romania

2019-03-15 08:12:00
Bulgarian company phyre opens office in Romania, announced from there. The start-up offers a mobile phone payment service and a free transaction from one user to another through an application. phyre ...

Meet Romania's Very Internet-Savvy Witch Community

2019-03-15 08:00:00
Consider it globalization of the supernatural: Thanks to the proliferation of the internet, the Romanian witch community—also known as the vrăjitoare—has migrated their ancient practice onto the web. ...

CEE MARKETS-Romania's leu buoyed by expectations of benign S&P report

2019-03-15 05:11:00
* S&P to publish good report for Romania- minister * Government pledges to soften its tax plans * President signs budget bill into law By Radu-Sorin Marinas BUCHAREST, March 15 (Reuters) - Romania's ...