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  1. Luminita Odobescu, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Romania to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania celebrates this year the tenth anniversary of its accession to the European Union. It is an important and symbolic landmark that offers the opportunity to assess the evolution undertaken since that moment and the progress achieved.

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  2. League of Professional Theatre Women Announces 2017 International Theatre Award FinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The League of Professional Theatre Women and its International Committee announce the finalists of the 2017 LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award. The Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award was established in 2011 in honor of Rosamond Gilder and Martha Coigney, two legendary theatre women whose work on the international stage proved that theatre knows no boundaries.

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  3. Badea Cartan, the self-taught peasant who traveled on foot to Rome...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Nine O'Clock

    Of all the Romanian localities where Unification Day is celebrated by organizing events, there is one that certainly stands out. It is Sinaia, the famous resort on the Prahova Valley, where a tradition was born to also celebrate, on January 24, Badea Cartan's birthday; he's the self-taught peasant who traveled on foot to Italy, Rome, to see with his own eyes Trajan's Columns and other evidences about the Latin origin of the Romanian nation.

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  4. Weather Administration: Code Orange for extreme cold weather in BucharestRead the original story

    Monday Jan 9 | Nine O'Clock

    Bucharest will enter on Monday under a Code Orange warning for extreme cold weather, the forecast for the night between Monday and Tuesday being of minus 20 to minus 18 centigrade, Gabriela Bancila, representative of the National Weather Administration , announced. "ANM will issue an update of the previous warning - Code Yellow for extreme cold weather this morning, and this implies the area of Bucharest entering a Code Orange warning for extreme cold weather from today.

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  5. Obituary: Esma RedzepovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | The Economist

    SINGING in front of strangers was a disgraceful activity for a woman. So when the 11-year-old won a regional school talent competition, she hid her winnings in her underwear for fear of her father's reaction.

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  6. Election Season in Southeastern and Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Transitions Online

    The Social Democrats have returned to power in Romania, after receiving more than 45 percent of the votes in this Sunday's elections, according to partial results from the Central Electoral Office, cited by Romania Libera . The National-Liberal Party was the runner-up with around 20 percent, while political newcomer Save Romania Union received around 9 percent.

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  7. Election Season in Southeastern and Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Transitions Online

    The Social Democrats have returned to power in Romania, after receiving more than 45 percent of the votes in this Sunday's elections, according to partial results from the Central Electoral Office, cited by Romania Libera . The National-Liberal Party was the runner-up with around 20 percent, while political newcomer Save Romania Union received around 9 percent.

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  8. Royal Family to ride Royal Train 100 years after capital relocation from Bucharest to IasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania's Royal Family will ride the Royal Train, December 15-16, to mark the centennial of the relocation for a short time of Romania's capital city from Bucharest to eastern city of Iasi, the Royal House informed on Friday in a press statement. The statement says that the trip on December 15-16 will be the 7th ride of the Royal Train these days, and it will remember 100 years since the Romanian Royal Family along with the country's Government and Parliament took refuge in Iasi.

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  9. Traian Basescu, message to the voters: You have always proved that...Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The leader of the People's Movement Party Traian Basescu addressed the voters on Tuesday through an open letter, telling them that their vote may be a huge opportunity for Romania's future and that he counts on them, because they have always proved that they know to choose what is best for the country. "Dear Romanians, seven years ago I was addressing you as the head of state, as well as a candidate for the Romanian Presidency, asking and urging you to express yourself in order to reduce the number of parliamentarians to a maximum of 300, in the National Referendum held simultaneously with the first round of the presidential elections", Basescu states.

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  10. The Independent: Dragnea may cheer up European social democracyRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    At a time when the centre-left all over the EU is on the ropes the possible election Liviu Dragnea as Romanian prime minister may cheer up European social democracy, writes Denis MacShane , a UK's former Minister of Europe, in an article published by The Independent . "After elections in Bulgaria and Moldova of a pro-Putin president and prime minister there is relief in European capitals that Romania might buck the south-east Europe trend and install a pro-EU, pro-Nato prime minister after national elections on 11 December.

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  11. Partnership: Hotel operators in R. Moldova willing to learn management methods from RomaniansRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Hotel operators in the Republic of Moldova intend to develop a partnership with Romanian hotel operators, from whom to learn the management methods used within different departments, reads a press release of the Unions Federation of Romanian Tourism . Several hotel operators in the neighboring country will come next year for specialization in Romanian hotels, after a delegation from the Republic of Moldova visited more accommodation units in Bucharest, in mid-November.

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  12. EU should recognise Romania as bulwark against Russian expansionismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    Current Romanian Prime Minister and former EU Commissioner Dacian Ciolos is not the only pro-European in the country's political sphere. Current Romanian Prime Minister and former EU Commissioner Dacian Ciolos is not the only pro-European in the country's political sphere.

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  13. Parliamentary elections 2016: Foreign Affairs Ministry to ensure good ...Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The Foreign Affairs Ministry will appoint three persons with the institution to look after the good functioning of the polling stations abroad where the political parties' representatives will not be present on voting day, the MAE spokesman Ionut Valcu said on Wednesday. "The MAE has appointed diplomatic and administrative staff with its foreign service and proposed people with the communities of Romanians abroad to be part of the polling stations offices from outside Romania.

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  14. Basescu, in his first visit in the Republic of Moldova as a citizenRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Former President Traian Basescu, who was on Saturday in his first visit to Chisinau since he obtained the citizenship of this country, urged the elected President Igor Dodon not to "waste time" and to "take it to the West". "In the recent years, the pro-European and pro-Romanian sentiment is growing and especially unstoppable.

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  15. EcoMin Borc at the opening of the Romanian Travel Fair: Citizen...Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Citizen safety is one of Romania's assets when it comes to drawing foreign tourists, Economy Minister Costin Borc told the opening on Thursday of the autumn edition of the Romanian Travel Fair . "Citizen safety is one of the good things Romania has today and that should be capitalised on by the travel business people.

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  16. Farmec opens in Bucharest the third Gerovital store in the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Farmec, the most important Romanian manufacturer of cosmetics, opens a new Gerovital store in Bucharest, the third at national level. Thus, after the inauguration, in September, of the first two Gerovital stores in Bucharest and Constanta, the manufacturer from Cluj Napoca continue the network extension of commercial spaces.

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  17. Victor Ponta: "Technocrat" and "German" policies mean...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Victor Ponta wrote in a Facebook message that Romania is divided in terms of incomes and geographic areas, stating that a Government should take care of all social groups, including the disadvantaged ones. He compared the situation to the elections in the USA, which were highly affected by the impoverished groups.

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  18. Roma designer hopes fashion can build societal bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    Designer Varga also worked for several years as a mentor to young Roma people, which helped influence her mission as a designer. Photo: Reuters Varga was inspired by the traditional clothing of her rich Roma cultural heritagehopes and hoped fashion can fight stereotyping in society.

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  19. Stonar girls lend a helping hand to Romanian villageRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    SIXTH formers from Stonar School in Atworth have returned from a trip to Romania where they worked with a Trowbridge charity to help the poorer rural communities. After raising A 6,787 from various activities, the group of girls from Stonar, in Cottles Park, travelled with the Trowbridge charity People Against Poverty to help develop the agricultural community in north-east village of Uncesti.

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  20. Roma designer hopes fashion can build bridges in Hungarian societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Reuters

    A model dressed in Romani Design clothes walks the catwalk at a fashion show in Budapest, Hungary, November 12, 2016. Designers Erika and Helena Varga walk on the catwalk at a fashion show of Romani Design in Budapest, Hungary, November 12, 2016.

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