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Romania: president, political parties in talks over new PM

2017-06-26 03:51:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis is meeting political party leaders before formally nominating a new prime minister after the previous government was dismissed by the ruling party. The latest political crisis in the European ...

Deborah Chen • Founder, The VR Cinema, Romania

2017-06-26 03:40:00
26/06/2017 - Virtual reality is edging closer to Romanian audiences, and Cineuropa had a chance to talk to Deborah Chen, founder and head of the advisory board of the first VR Cinema in Bucharest Deborah Chen: I have to admit that it was not an easy ...

General Electric gets major order in Romania

2017-06-26 03:39:00
US group General Electric (GE) won a major equipment supply contract for the new 430 megawatt plant in Iernut, Romania. This is the the first major order since 2015, when GE took over the energy operations of the French industrial group Alstom for USD 10.6 ...

Romania's largest party nominates ex-minister as next PM

2017-06-26 03:31:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Romania's largest party on Monday nominated a former economy minister to be the next prime minister. The nomination of 50-year-old Mihai Tudose was announced before President Klaus Iohannis and Liviu Dragnea, the powerful leader ...

Which are the most expensive apartments put up for sale in Romania?

2017-06-26 02:04:00
The top three most expensive apartments put up for sale in Romania are in Bucharest, according to a ranking drawn up by local real estate classifieds platform Imobiliare.ro, based on the offers listed on this portal. The most expensive apartment in Romania ...

Ravinder Takkar to leave Vodafone Romania

2017-06-26 01:43:00
Vodafone Romania’s CEO Ravinder Takkar is to step down after three years in the role. He will subsequently become the chairman Vodafone Group Services, Regional Business Development, on July 15, where he will be responsible for representing the company ...

Current macroeconomic conditions in Romania at post-crisis best – CFA confidence poll

2017-06-26 01:09:00
Confidence in macroeconomic conditions are at their highest point in the last year but there are expectations that business conditions will worsen The Macroeconomic Confidence Index, calculated by Romania’s association of CFA members, increased by 5.8 ...

Romania - Factors to watch on June 26

2017-06-25 23:57:00
BUCHAREST, June 26 (Reuters) - Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Monday. NEW PRIME MINISTER Romanian President Klaus Iohannis holds consultations with political parties over a new prime ...

Romania's ruling party to decide whether to ax its premier

2017-06-25 22:51:00
Romania could appoint its first female and first Muslim prime minister after the Social Democratic Party (PSD) put its support behind Sevil Shhaideh, in a shock move following the Eastern European country's 11 December elections. Grindeanu also said ...