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Romania Q3 GDP Growth Unrevised

2018-01-12 02:16:00
(RTTNews) - Romania's economic growth improved in the third quarter, confirming the second estimate published earlier, latest figures from the National Institute of Statistics showed Friday. Gross domestic product advanced a seasonally adjusted 2.6 percent ...

Romania Inflation Accelerates Slightly In December

2018-01-12 00:58:00
Romania’s consumer price inflation accelerated for the fourth successive month in December, though marginally, figures from the National Institute of Statistics showed Friday. Consumer prices climbed 3.3 percent year-over-year in December, just above the ...

Gay couple’s joy after ECJ advisor backs bid for Romania marriage recognition

2018-01-11 23:04:00
A gay couple have expressed their delight after getting senior backing for their marriage to be recognised across the EU. Adrian Coman, from Romania, and Clai Hamilton, an American, got married in Brussels eight years ago. But because Romania does not ...

Romania's Buzarnescu, No. 57 in the world, expected to be top seed at Dow Tennis Classic

2018-01-11 21:06:00
The United States Tennis Association announced Thursday that Romania's Mihaela Buzarnescu is expected to be the top-seeded singles player at the upcoming Dow Tennis Classic, which will be held at the Greater Midland Tennis Center from Jan. 28-Feb. 4.

EU top lawyer says Romania must accept gay partners

2018-01-11 20:51:00
One of the EU's most senior legal advisers has said that same-sex partners of EU citizens enjoy the same free movement rights as partners of a different gender. Advocate general Melchior Wathelet at the Court of Justice of the European Union wrote in an ...

Watch: rare footage of wolves captured on camera in Romania

2018-01-11 17:16:00
This is the rare moment a pack of wolves was captured on film in Romania. They were filmed passing in front of a fauna monitoring camera at Piatra Craiului National Park in early January. The park, around 140 kilometres north-west of the capital Bucharest ...

European Court of Justice rules Romania must give residency to gay man's partner

2018-01-11 08:49:00
The ECJ found that under the EU’s freedom of movement directive, the term "spouse" includes same-sex partners. This applies even if the country where residency is being requested does not recognize gay marriage. The European Union's Court of Justice on ...

ANALYSIS: Airbus powers up its other assets in Romania

2018-01-11 08:30:00
Its helicopters division is not the only Airbus unit to have set up shop in Romania. In 2011, Premium Aerotec, the group’s wholly owned but autonomous aerostructures subsidiary, opened its first factory outside Germany next to the Airbus Helicopters ...

EU adviser: gay couple in Romania should get equal treatment

2018-01-11 07:02:00
BUCHAREST, Romania – A top European Union legal adviser says a gay Romanian-American couple should enjoy the same rights as any married couple in the bloc. In an opinion for the European Court of Justice, Advocate General Melchior Wathelet said Thursday ...