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Romania's ruling party discusses graft probe of 2 ministers

2017-09-25 06:08:00
BUCHAREST, Romania – Romania's ruling party has met to discuss a criminal inquiry into allegations of abuse of office during a land transfer that targets two ministers. Ahead of Monday's meeting, Social Democratic Party leader Liviu Dragnea called the ...

Foreign Secretary to visit Czech Republic, Romania and Slovakia

2017-09-25 05:54:00
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will visit Prague, Bucharest and Bratislava for high-level talks following the Prime Minister’s speech on the UK’s EU exit. The Foreign Secretary has landed in Prague at the start of a two-day, three-country European trip.

Logicom Public : Announces New General Manager for Romania

2017-09-25 03:06:00
Logicom, the leading regional Distributor of Technology Solutions and Services in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marius Filipas as the new General Manager of Logicom for Romania. Mr. Filipas has more ...

Romania's Jan-Aug budget deficit rises to 0.8 pct/GDP

2017-09-25 00:57:00
BUCHAREST, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Romania's consolidated budget recorded a deficit of 0.8 percent of gross domestic product at the end of August, compared with a shortfall of 0.4 percent in the same period of last year, finance ministry data showed on Monday.

Romania - Factors to watch on Sept. 25

2017-09-24 23:55:00
Sept 25 (Reuters) - Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Monday. Debt managers plan to sell 500 million lei ($130.04 million) worth of March 2022 treasury bonds at tender. The finance ...

Former migration lawyer Florin Burhala pursued in Romania over millions in unpaid tax

2017-09-24 20:09:00
Australian taxpayers could soon be the new owners of a sprawling Romanian property portfolio if a multi-million-dollar lawsuit filed in Bucharest is successful. ATO alleges Florin Burhala owes more than $4.5 million in unpaid taxes and fines The former ...

A look inside Romania's darkly humorous Merry Cemetery

2017-09-24 09:56:00
SAPANTA, Romania (AP) — Death isn't always tragic, at least not in this Romanian cemetery, where the dead beguile visitors with tales of their lives. The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village of Sapanta is a collection of more than 1,000 elaborate ...

A look inside Romania's darkly humorous Merry Cemetery

2017-09-24 08:06:00
SAPANTA, Romania (AP) — Death isn't always tragic, at least not in this Romanian cemetery, where the dead beguile visitors with tales of their lives. The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village of Sapanta is a collection of more than 1,000 elaborate ...

Romania slims IPO plan for Hidroelectrica

2017-09-24 07:56:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania plans to float 10 percent of hydro power producer Hidroelectrica, down from a previously planned 15 percent, the energy ministry said on Sunday. “We change the percentage to 10 from 15 ... we are on a more accelerated path ...