Cluj, Romania Newswire

Cluj, Romania Newswire

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  1. 'I want to play for Barnsley' says one of Kingstone United's two Romanian ex prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Barnsley Chronicle

    Of all the clubs capable of pulling off the best bit of business ahead of the closure of the transfer window it might be Kingstone United. The County Senior League club have stumbled upon a pair of Romanian strikers who played professionally in their home country.

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  2. MulticulturalismRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Nine O'Clock

    Less than a decade ago, the city's wooden benches and trash cans were still tricolored - painted in the national colors. Several archaeological digs located right in the centre of the city, meant to illustrate the area's Roman past, looked rather like bleeding wounds in the urban tissue, hampering the touristic capitalization of neighboring monuments.

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  3. Jane Bradley: 999 lesson from friend's tragic deathRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Scotsman.com

    ... for medical assistance. The 41-year-old woman, a professor at the prestigious Babes Bolyai University in Cluj, Romania, is believed to have suffered a heart attack and called the emergency number complaining she was having trouble breathing. The ...

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  4. Romania faces $2.56bn claim for failed gold mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Ecologist

    Canadian mining company Gabriel Resources is seeking over $2.5 billion damages from Romania after it rejected a vast gold mine at Rosia Montana, writes Oliver Tickell. Incredibly, it is taking legal action under a UK-Romania trade agreement.

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  5. PNL: Ponta defying right to vote, an attack at democracy; Gov't has to hold by-lectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Nine O'Clock

    The National Liberal Party believes Prime Minister Victor Ponta is under an obligation to hold local and parliamentary by-elections, as ruled by courts, adding that defying the right to vote is unprecedented attack at democracy. "PNL is warning that the rulings of the courts against the Cabinet headed by Victor Pota are unprecedented.

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  6. Romania faces $2.56bn claim for failed gold mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Ecologist

    Canadian mining company Gabriel Resources is seeking over $2.5 billion damages from Romania after it rejected a vast gold mine at Rosia Montana, writes Oliver Tickell. Incredibly it is taking legal action under a UK-Romania trade agreement.

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  7. Hungarian Culture Days kick off on Sunday in Cluj-NapocaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Nine O'Clock

    Concerts, exhibitions and cultural debates will be organized between August 16 - 23 in Cluj-Napoca on the occasion of the sixth edition of Hungarian Culture Days, a celebration of the Hungarian community aimed at enhancing inter-cultural bonds. Translation in Romanian will be ensured for some of the events, to facilitate access of non-Hungarian speakers to as many as possible events in the festival, such as guided tours of the city.

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  8. France's Embassy: Mobility, jobs for young - topics of European Meetings of TransylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Nine O'Clock

    Mobility and jobs for the young will be the main themes to be covered within the 6th edition of the European Meetings of Transylvania, organized in Cluj-Napoca from September 30 to October 2 by the Embassy of France and the French Institute. According to a press release on the embassy's site, this year's topic will be 'Youth and territories: new forms of commitment in Europe'.

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  9. Ghita Muresan teaches children in Cluj to play basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Nine O'Clock

    Former NBA player Ghita Muresan has returned to Cluj-Napoca, the county he originates from, to teach children passionate about basketball how to shoot a basketball. Over 120 children are participating in the Ghita Muresan Summer Camp in Cluj-Napoca on a court set in the parking lot of one of the city's two malls.

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  10. Cluj-Napoca airport sees traffic up 30pct by mid-yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Nine O'Clock

    Air traffic at Avram Iancu International Airport of Cluj-Napoca was up 30 percent by this mid-year as compared to the same period a year ago, Cluj County Council chairman Mihai Seplecan announced at a news conference last Thursday. It is anticipated that 1.4 million passengers will be carried from the airport this year, so the County Council will soon start investments to boost the passenger processing capability, enhance the degree of comfort in the boarding area, extend the airport apron and repair the airport movement areas.

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  11. Fashion Summer Festival opens in Black Sea resort of MamaiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Nine O'Clock

    The Fashion Summer Festival opens the Black Sea resort of Mamaia Friday evening, with the event to carry on through August at the end of each week. According to the organizers, the event will be hosted by Casino Square of Mamaia, the Romanian seaside's ground zero.

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  12. BNR to launch several coins to mark 140 years since laying foundation stone of Peles CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania's National Bank will launch, on August 7, into the numismatic circuit, a set of three coins, made of gold, silver and coppered tombak, and a silver coin dedicated to marking 140 years since laying the foundation stone of Peles Castle in Sinaia, reads a release issued to Agerpres by the central bank. The coins in the set have a nominal value of 100 lei, 10 lei and 1 leu, will have a round shape, the gold one will be 21 millimeters in diameter, the silver one and the coppered tombak one - 37 millimeters.

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  13. Cluj-Napoca overtakes Paris and London in quality of life rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania's Cluj-Napoca managed to overtake cities like Paris, Athens, New York and Rome in quality of life rankings. Cluj is 53rd in the rankings published by numbeo.com.

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  14. Liberal co-chair Gorghiu about local organisations proposing mayor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Nine O'Clock

    The National Liberal Party leaders analysed, during the meeting of the National Political Bureau on Monday, the candidacies submitted ahead of the local election in 2016. Accordion to PNL Co-president Vasile Blaga, 'on a first leading, over 90% of the incumbent mayors want to stand for election again'.

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  15. Cluj -Napoca hosts NATO International Summer SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Nine O'Clock

    The NATO International Summer School - NISS starts on Monday in Cluj with 40 participants from 28 nations attending. NISS is aimed at promoting Cluj city on the international scene as world peace centre for a whole week.

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  16. First charging station for electric cars in Cluj-NapocaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Nine O'Clock

    Liberty Technology Park, the biggest private technology park in Romania, has inaugurated the first charging station for electric cars in Cluj-Napoca. The project, implemented in partnership with Siemens Romania, entailed the installation of the new Sentron 5TT3201-1KK25 charging unit.

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  17. Untold Festival, a huge successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Nine O'Clock

    "Untold will be more than just a festival, more than just music! We will give you the chance to get away from your everyday life into a fantasy-like realm," the organizers of what was expected to be the biggest festival in Romania promised. And it seems they kept their word since the festival, which brought dozens of artists to Cluj, registered approximately 70,000 fans per evening.

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  18. Manager of Cluj-Napoca Airport dismisses EC accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Nine O'Clock

    The manager of the 'Avram Iancu' International Airport of Cluj-Napoca, David Ciceo says he will produce all the available documents to the European Commission investigators, after a complaint emerged that the airport allegedly granted an illegal state aid to the Wizz Air Company, while the airport itself received a state aid from the Cluj County Council, in the form of public financing. "The complaint is unfounded.

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  19. Christian Bogaru, Managing Partner BWSP Hammond Bogaru & Associates: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Nine O'Clock

    The 1st August, the National Day of Switzerland, represents an ideal occasion to shed light onto the excellent relations between Romania and the Swiss Confederation. Switzerland has a Financial Agreement with Romania which allows Romanian infrastructure projects to be improved and to implement new projects.

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  20. New salt mine opened to visitors at Salina TurdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Nine O'Clock

    A new salt mine was reopened in end-July at Salina Turda [Turda Salt Mine], according to an announcement on the website of the salt mine administration. The decision to reopen the mine came in the context of 250,000 visitors being expected in Cluj these days for the Untold Festival.

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