Cluj, Romania Newswire

Cluj, Romania Newswire

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  1. Romania leads Czech Republic 2-1 in Fed CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Home favorite Simona Halep has won a crucial point for Romania in a three-set battle against the Czech star Petra Kvitova on Sunday, increasing Romania's lead to 2-1 at their Fed Cup first-round matchup. The world's No.


  2. deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Arie Emeric Berkovits of Hillsborough passed away on December 22, 2015 at the age of 86. Arie was born in Cluj, Romania and spent his formative years in Israel prior to making a life for himself in California. Arie fought in the 1948 War of Independence and supported graduated from the University of San Francisco and enjoyed a successful career as the owner of Trident Trading Company, the exclusive importer and distributor of Wusthof Cutlery in the Western U.S. A beloved father, he is survived by daughters Elana Citrin of San Mateo, Naomi Silk of Hillsborough and son, Ron Berkovits of Burlingame.


  3. Maestro Florin Piersic celebrates 80th anniversaryRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Nine O'Clock

    One of the most appreciated Romanian actors, Florin Piersic celebrated his 80th anniversary on Wednesday. "I am celebrating four times the age of 20 and you should be ashamed for wishing me many more years ahead", the beloved and charismatic actor declared on Tuesday evening at the cinema theatre in Cluj named after him.


  4. 'Economic Slaves' Forced To Live Off Toxic WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | LBC 97.3

    ... they are not interested about the guy but if he stays two or three months they dig. On the busy streets of Cluj, Romania's second city, there is little concern for the poorest members of this society. "People just expect everybody to follow the same ...


  5. Hungarian PM Viktor Orban attends private visit in ClujRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Nine O'Clock

    Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary attended the funeral of Laszlo Tokes's father in Cluj Napoca on Thursday. The visit of the official was private.


  6. Madalina Ghenea, in "Youth" by Paolo Sorrentino, in Romanian cinema theatresRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Nine O'Clock

    The film "Youth", by Paolo Sorrentino, starring Romanian actress Madalina Ghenea, will be distributed to Romanian cinema theatres starting January 22. The film tells the story of Fred and Mick, two old friends enjoying a vacation in a hotel ai the feet of the Alps. Fred is a retired composer and Mike is a director and is in a hurry to end writing the script of his next movie.


  7. Welocalize Opens New Offices in United States and RomaniaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Sys-Con Media

    ... is pleased to announce the official opening of two new regional offices located in Chicago, Illinois and Cluj, Romania. The new locations will further increase Welocalize's geographic footprint and growth, supporting increased demand in global ...


  8. Sebastiaan van Hese, the new President of the Netherlands Romanian Chamber of CommerceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Nine O'Clock

    Sebastiaan van Hese, Director of Fokker in Romania since 2013, is the new President of the Netherlands Romanian Chamber of Commerce . Born in 1982 in The Netherlands, he obtained a Master's degree from the University of Technology in Delft and finalized a graduation track at the Rutgers University in New Jersey, USA.


  9. 27 Romanian exhibitors to Vienna tourism fair 'Ferien Messe 2016'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Nine O'Clock

    The National Tourism Authority will participate, January 14 to 17, 2016, with a national stand, in the tourism fair 'Ferien Messe 2016' in Vienna. Romania's stand will be located between the Greek and Turkish ones and will group together 27 tourism companies and institutions.


  10. Ana Moura, queen of fado music, returns to Romania with two concertsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Nine O'Clock

    Ana Moura, one of the most talented Portuguese singers, returns to Romania after her sold-out performance two years ago. She will perform in Bucharest on February 27, at the Palace Hall, and in Cluj, on February 28, at the Polyvalent Hall.


  11. Academic paradoxes: dozens of university professors and prelates endorse books written in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Nine O'Clock

    Dozens of university professors and prelates have endorsed over 400 books written by 188 convicts in recent years. Each book earned its author a 30-day reduction of the jail sentence.


  12. Hundreds rally in several cities urging Norwegian authorities return Bodnariu childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Nine O'Clock

    Several hundred protesters gathered on Saturday in several cities to protest the Norwegian child welfare authorities' decision to take in custody the five children of the Bodnariu family. In Bucharest, people gathered in Victorei Square with signs written in Romanian and Norwegian reading: "Norway don't separate the Bodnariu family," "Rather a poor mom in Romania than have your children stolen in Norway," "Romanians worldwide unite.


  13. Prosecutors open case on aircraft overrun on Cluj-Napoca int'l airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    A plane performing a charter flight from Bucharest and carrying 116 passengers went off the runway of the Avram Iancu International Airport of Cluj on Thursday during the landing manoeuvres. According to airport representatives, there are no victims and no one was injured.


  14. Plane goes off runway during landing manoeuvres in Cluj, Avram Iancu...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    A plane performing a charter flight from Bucharest and carrying over 100 passengers went off the runway of the Avram Iancu International Airport of Cluj on Thursday during the landing manoeuvres. According to airport representatives, there are no victims and no one was injured.


  15. Blue Air plane overruns snowed-over runway in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " An airplane belonging to low-cost company Blue Air overran a snow-covered runway while landing in the northwest Romanian city of Cluj. Nobody was injured.


  16. Romania's Targu Mures name fourth coach of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 |

    BUCHAREST: Romanian league runners-up ASA Targu Mures have named former striker Petre Grigoras as their fourth coach of the season, the club said in a statement. The 51-year-old, who has already coached several clubs at home including CFR Cluj and Otelul Galati, replaced Italian Cristiano Bergodi, who resigned earlier in December.


  17. OMV Petrom invests EUR 18 M in storage infrastructureRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    OMV Petrom has finalized its works on upgrading its oil storage site in Cluj, following an investment of approximately EUR 18 M, a company communiquA informs. The investment is part of the storage infrastructure modernization programme that entails the construction of three new storage sites and the upgrading of three others.


  18. A dance from Transylvania introduced in UNESCO patrimonyRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    UNESCO approved the introduction un the world patrimony of one of the most interesting dances in Romania. This dance is Jocul Fecioresc from Transylvania, a genuine initiatic ritual of ancestral origins.


  19. EUR 1.5 M for Romanian research projectRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    The INTERTRAP science research project proposed by Romanian researcher Dr. Alida Iulia Gabor from the Cluj-based Babes-Bolyai University, will benefit from a EUR 1.5 M grant from the European Research Council. The project entails the development of an accurate technique for dating glacial and global warming periods over a period of time that starts 2.5 million years ago and ends today.


  20. Verona sack Serie A's longest serving coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 |

    Andrea Mandorlini, the longest-serving coach in Serie A, was fired by Verona on Monday, ending five years during which he led the club from the third tier and back to the top flight. Andrea Mandorlini, head coach of CFR Cluj, reacts during their Romania Cup final soccer match against FC Vaslui in Iasi, May 26, 2010.