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  1. Alba Iulia: Ancient city transformed by EU funds eyes smart futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | EurActiv.com

    The EU-financed restoration of Alba Carolina Citadel has already transformed the city of Alba Iulia into one of Romania's top tourist attractions. But the ambitions of the administrators of the city of 70,000 in central Romania have not stopped there.

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  2. Jail sentence for Romanian bank employee who embezzled EUR 1.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Romania-Insider.com

    The Alba Iulia Court of Appeal sentenced Elena Metesan, a former employee of state-owned CEC Bank, to five years and six months in prison. She is accused of having embezzled a total of EUR 1.7 million.

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  3. Hungary's President Ader Janos attended Pentecost pilgrimage in Sumuleu-CiucRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Nine O'Clock

    Hungary's President Ader Janos and his wife Anita Herczegh attended on Saturday in Sumuleu-Ciuc the Catholic pilgrimage dedicated to the Virgin Mary, which has a tradition of over 450 years. As in previous years, the Hungarian presidential family came to Romania on a private visit and joined the participants in the event on Saturday morning at the Franciscan Church of Sumuleu-Ciuc and climbed the Sumuleu hill, up to the outdoor altar, where the Pentecost Mass is officiated.

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  4. Which are the smartest cities in Romania?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | Romania-Insider.com

    The central-Romania city of Alba Iulia is by far the local community with the most smart-city projects implemented or ongoing, with 60 such projects. The city has already been praised by the World Bank as one of the best communities when it comes to drawing funds for community development.

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  5. 'Hai cu noi in Hora' Association starts Joyful Teaching in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | Nine O'Clock

    Hora has opened its application process for Romanian public primary school teachers. 24 primary public school teachers and counsellors can participate in the third edition of the summer school workshop that will take place between the 9th and the 13th of July 2018 in Coltesti - Rimetea .

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  6. Bancpost expands nationwide the 2nd edition of the "Your Country,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Nine O'Clock

    Bancpost, a member of the Banca Transilvania Financial Group, expands nationwide the second edition of the "Your Country, Your Tradition" educational program, including 7 cities from the country in the Caravan's route, in order to allow a greater number of students to benefit from a unique cultural journey in the fascinating world of UNESCO Heritage in Romania. The 2018 edition will take place during May-June in Cluj-Napoca, Alba Iulia, BraETMov, TimiETMoara, BrAfila, Suceava, IaETMi and Bucharest and will gather students from 5th to 8th grade from over 60 schools enrolled in the program.

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  7. French ambassador Ramis welcomes Romania launching online citizens' consultation on EU futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Nine O'Clock

    French ambassador to Romania Michele Ramis has welcomed the launch in Romania of an online citizens' consultation on the future of the European Union. "The online citizens' consultation on the future of the European Union was launched by the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the occasion of Europe Day by Mr Victor Negrescu, minister-delegate for European affairs.

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  8. Romanian film review - What keeps us together: European Film Festival 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Romania-Insider.com

    If it's May, it's European Film Festival time. The annual fest, having kicked off Monday May 7 and ending on June 3, is celebrating its 22nd edition this year, and it looks like a fabulous one, with a record-breaking number of 60 films shown and no less than 8 cities in Romania hosting the event.

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  9. Bucharest Centennial: The National History Museum - realms of memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Romania-Insider.com

    Romania-Insider.com has started a series of articles about Bucharest landmarks of architecture or history, which have witnessed the last century of what is now the Romanian capital, and noteworthy people which have helped build the Romanian capital as it is today. This project is supported by the Bucharest City Hall through the Public Monuments and Touristic Heritage Administration , within the cultural program Bucharest-Centennial.

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  10. European Film Festival kicks off: 64 movies from 24 countries aim to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 6 | Nine O'Clock

    From May 7 to June 3, the European Film Festival will be held in Bucharest, Galati, Ramnicu Valcea, Targu Mures, Timisoara, Alba Iulia, Iasi and Sibiu. With 64 movies from 24 countries, the Festival continues its mission assumed in the previous editions to turn the European film not only into an engine of the debates, but also into a developing solution of the dominant topics for the contemporary society - those who give "the pulse of Europe".

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  11. New projects for 1918 Union Centennial: Heroes' monument, ia celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    The government has approved 99 projects to be added to the list of those dedicated to the 1918 Union Centennial celebration. They include festivals, hot-air balloon shows, but also statues, Digi24 reported.

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  12. European Film Festival returns with new edition in eight Romanian citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    The 22nd edition of the European Film Festival will take place in eight Romanian cities, including the capital Bucharest, starting May 7. For the first time, Alba Iulia, Galati and Ramnicu Valcea will join the event this year. The 2018 European Film Festival will take place in Bucharest , Galati , Targu Mures , Ramnicu Valcea , Timisoara , Alba Iulia , Iasi and Sibiu .

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  13. Claudiu Manda: On Tuesday, we will go to SRI to find out details on the Service's notes to ANIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Nine O'Clock

    The Chairman of the Parliament's Romanian Intelligence Service Oversight Committee, Claudiu Manda, stated for MEDIAFAX that the members of the legislative body will go on Tuesday at 13.00 to SRI to find out details on the notes sent by the Romanian Intelligence Service to the National Integrity Agency since it was led by Horia Georgescu. The statement was given in the circumstances in which, after the committee's visit since the last Tuesday at the SRI Legal Department, it found out that none of the notes sent by SRI to ANI was previously received by this department of the Romanian Intelligence Service.

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  14. The Retro Spring Parade will take place at the end of this week in several citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Nine O'Clock

    Those who want to see "jewels" on wheels, namely vintage cars that are perfectly working, will have this opportunity at the end of this week, when a new Retro Spring Parade edition is scheduled. The events are scheduled to take place on April 21and 22, 2018, in 26 Romanian cities.

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  15. Transylvania Train: Experience a cultural trip on board of the first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Nine O'Clock

    If you're waiting for a sign to finally visit the last truly medieval landscape in Europe - this is it! Transylvania is the most famous region of Romania, well known for its medieval sites and towns, intact fortified churches, old charming Saxon villages, welcoming and beautiful people, ancient traditions, charming customs and legends. Prince Charles first visited Transylvania in 1998 and has been a regular visitor ever since, dedicating great efforts to restore and keep the local culture and traditions in places such as the Viscri Saxon village.

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  16. Chamber defeats simple motion against culture ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Nine O'Clock

    A simple opposition tabled by the opposition against Culture Minister George Ivascu was defeated on Wednesday by a plenary session of the Chamber of Deputies, 159 to 94 and 7 abstentions. The opposition filed the simple motion titled "The PSD is trampling under the biggest celebration of Romanians everywhere - the Greater Union Centennial," against Culture Minister George Ivascu that was considered in a plenary session on Tuesday.

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  17. Romanian edition of international robotics competition sees fast growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    The Romanian edition of the international robotics competition First Tech Challenge has grown faster than any other in the 24 countries where it is organized, Ken Johnson, the CEO of First Tech Challenge, told Ziarul Financiar . First Tech Challenge is a robotics competition started in 2007 with a pilot program in Manchester, in the US state of New Hampshire.

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  18. Good use of EU funds completely transforms this Romanian communeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    A commune located close to the city of Alba Iulia, in the Transylvania region, is a successful example of the good use of EU funds. The local authorities have managed to completely transform the commune after attracting EU funding of over EUR 27 million.

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  19. Traffickers of Dacian bracelets escape jail time in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    Several traffickers of Dacian bracelets and other patrimony objects escaped jail time after the limitation period for their charges expired. Their trial began ten years ago, and the first court ruled prison sentences.

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  20. Romanian commune fights population drop with too-good-to-refuse offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    The local authorities of Concesti commune in Botosani county, in northeastern Romania, have found a unique way to revive the commune affected by the population decline: they've been offering free homes to people who want to move to the commune. And apparently their idea works as the school population increased by more than 50% in two years, local Adevarul reported.

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