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  1. Emerald rolls out free air fare with Europe, Asia river cruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Examiner.com

    If high air fares are holding you back from a river cruise in Europe or Asia, Emerald Waterways may be your ticket to vacation. The river cruise line is offering free or reduced air fare in a promotion that requires booking by Feb. 29. All guests booking a Balcony Suite, including the Panorama Balcony Suite, the Grand Balcony Suite and the Owner's One Bedroom Suite on 2016 Europe river cruise itineraries departing through August 31, 2016, will get free roundtrip airfare from major U.S. and Canadian gateways.


  2. Architecture, academia and the birthplace of democracy: Athens is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    From 78 per cent inclines to waterfall jumps: The scariest ski slopes in the world revealed One Christmas tree per person, catapults in the hold and leave the roasted chestnuts behind: MailOnline reveals the rules for bringing festive treats back on the plane Living la dolce vita: The glamour of a Roman retreat revealed in candid photographs of movie legend Sophia Loren's 16th-century palazzo and sprawling grounds from 1964 Think Jamaica is just beaches, Bob Marley and Bond? Think again says a twitcher bewitched by the island's lush landscape and wildlife Why there's more to Seattle than Starbucks: Glaciers, lakes and RAIN FORESTS are just a stone's throw from the Emerald City Are they talking about delays, overcrowding and fare hikes? National Express vows to bring a 'very British' service to GERMANY after launching two new routes 'Have you never seen a pilot's Tinder profile? The ... (more)


  3. PM Ciolos announces Berlin, Paris visits early next year, Netherlands probably on trips agenda tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Premier Dacian Ciolos announced on Friday that following the talks he had at the EU Council meeting he will travel early next year to Germany, France and the Netherlands, and will also return to Brussels for "detailed" discussions with the President of the European Council and other leaders on the role Romania seeks in the EU, Agerpres correspondent reports. "I'll be back to Brussels early next year for more detailed talks with the Commission President, the President of Parliament and the Council President on Romania's plans.


  4. Troubadours, in a journey of sounds at the Romanian Cultural...Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    On Friday, December 18, 2015, starting at 6 PM, at the Romanian Cultural Institute of Bucharest, the medieval and traditional music group "Truverii" will perform the concert Cantus Hibernus - Christmas carols and songs dedicated to the Birth of Our Lord, in Europe, during the 12th to the 14th century. Cantus Hibernus is a journey through space and time, revealing to the audience the joy of the winter holidays both by old carols from Romania, France, the United Kingdom and Italy, and by songs from old Medieval collections, dedicated to Virgin Mary and the birth of Jesus.


  5. Living la dolce vita: The glamour of a Roman retreat revealed in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Superyachts of the future revealed: The stunning concept vessels making waves with underwater viewing decks, go-kart tracks and the ability to break through polar ice Are they talking about delays, overcrowding and fare hikes? National Express vows to bring a 'very British' service to GERMANY after launching two new routes 'Have you never seen a pilot's Tinder profile? The cockpit selfie, just drop your knickers now': The shocking confessions of an air hostess laid bare, including how she spits in food and propositions passengers Cruising through Christmas: Vintage pictures reveal the glamour of the holiday season celebrated on the high seas in the 50s and 60s Fancy staying at the CEO of Airbnb's apartment? Despite being worth $3.3bn Chesky offers his couch to tourists Paris airport fires two Muslim men because 'their beards were too long' A five-star Christmas: Take a sneak peek inside ... (more)


  6. The cheapest cities for your winter breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Air price wars have made it cheaper to fly to Amsterdam and other major European cities this winter than it is to get the train from Dublin to Cork. Return flights to the Dutch capital, as well as other popular cities, can be picked up for less than a 60 at certain weekends over the winter, depending on the airline.


  7. Mihai Daraban, President of the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and...Read the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    The Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is the voice of the business sector both inside and outside the country's borders. All of CCIR's economic missions, meetings with officials, all of its actions are geared toward supporting the Romanian entrepreneur.


  8. High potential for Romanian-German collaboration in research domainRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Approximately 90 guests from the economic, academia and research domains in Romania and Germany took part in the "Potential for Future German and Romanian Cooperation in Research and Innovation" workshop organized by the Romanian-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry , an event that took place at the Bucharest Polytechnic University . The goal of the event was the initiation and development of bilateral research and development relations between Romanian and German companies and research institutes.


  9. A taste of RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Bucharest native Mariana Drauglin enjoys preparing Romanian dishes. Here, she has prepared pastrav cu smantana, which translates to trout with sour cream.


  10. Chairman of the Bundestag's European Affairs Committee: I...Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Chairman of the Bundestag's European Affairs Committee Gunther Krichbaum said on Friday that during his official visit to Romania ending today he met with representatives of several Romanian institutions, President Klaus Iohannis included, but that he did not ask for a meeting with Prime Minister Victor Ponta, because he considers that the Romanian PM should first talk to "other institutions", given that he is being prosecuted. Krichbaum said that the situation of the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism was tackled in several instances during the talks the visiting delegation had in Romania, adding in this context that the European Commission has no intention to lift this monitoring tool.


  11. Gerhard Reiweger , Ambassador of Austria to Bucharest: "The...Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Your Excellency, this is the second occasion for you to celebrate Austria's National Day here in Bucharest. How would you assess this first year spent in Romania as Austria's Ambassador? What is your main achievement so far you are very proud of? The first year of a diplomatic assignment is always a year of learning.


  12. Moldova thanks Romania for $171 million loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Moldova's prime minister has thanked Romania for a 150 million euro , five-year loan which he said will be spent on modernizing the former Soviet republic, which wants to join the European Union . Premier Valeriu Strelet said Tuesday that the loan, agreed upon last month, will bolster reforms and be spent on joint projects that "raise development level closer to Romania's and Europe's."


  13. PM Ponta : Talks with U.S. ambassador focused on strategic partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Prime Minister Victor Ponta received on Wednesday at the Victoria Palace the newly appointed U.S. ambassador to Romania, Hans Klemm. "I welcomed him; I'm very happy that after three years we have an [American] ambassador.


  14. Romania foreign ministry staffers investigated in bribe caseRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Anti-corruption prosecutors in Romania say a manager of a cultural centre in Rome and his wife who works at the Romanian Embassy in Rome are being probed on suspicion of taking bribes. The anti-corruption prosecutors' office said yesterday that Nelu Bitica, a manager at the Accademia di Romania in Rome which is under the authority of the foreign ministry, and his wife Gabriela Bitica, who works at Romania's embassy in Rome, are suspected of taking a 13,300 from a private company that was hired to do repair work for the centre in 2013.


  15. Foreign Ministry staff prosecuted by anti-corruption body under judicial controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    The National Anti-Corruption Directorate prosecutors have ordered that Nelu Bitica, chief of administrative office at Accademia di Romania based in Rome, a cultural centre managed by the Foreign Affairs Ministry be put under judicial control for 60 days on charges of abuse of office and bribe-taking, the DNA announced in a release to Agerpres on Tuesday. A similar measure was ordered against Gabriela Bitica, an economist at the Financial Office of the Romanian Embassy in Rome for bribe-taking, the release added.


  16. Orange opens first smart shop in BucharestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    Orange opened a smart shop on Monday in Bucharest, the telecom operator's second shop of its kind in Romania after the one inaugurated in Cluj-Napoca in March. The new smart shop is located on 42D Bucuresti-Ploiesti Boulevard, within the Baneasa Shopping City.


  17. Notable cultural events in Bucharest to mark 80 years of diplomatic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    An exhibition featuring portraits of Emil Cioran by Mexican photographer Rogelio Cuellar, lectures and a performance by soprano Patricia Santos are but some of the events marking 80 years of diplomatic relations between Mexico and Romania, a press release by the Embassy of Mexico to Romania informs. "The events will take place September 15-October 31. We wish to present the Romanian public with several of the lesser-known cultural ties which bring Mexico and Romania together and to avoid celebrations lacking in substance," Mexican Ambassador Agustin Gutierrez Canet stated, according to the press release.


  18. What it's like to do a river cruise with Emerald WaterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | USA Today

    Onboard a sailing on the Emerald Dawn on the Lower Danube, from Bucharest to Budapest , we found there's a lot to like about cruising with Emerald Waterways. The Emerald Dawn's Sun Deck offerslounge chairs and tables both in the sun and shaded under canopies, all positioned so that you catch passing views.


  19. Starwood Hotels & Resorts celebrates milestone opening of Sheraton Bucharest HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced its market entry in Romania with the opening of the SheratonA Bucharest Hotel, centrally located in one of the most charming cities in central Europe. In partnership with S.C. Grand Plaza Hotel S.A., the milestone debut builds upon the Sheraton first mover advantage in the region and expands the brand's European portfolio to more than 60 hotels.


  20. [Guest Post] Harris Gray of Vampire Vic 2: Morbius Reborn on Vampire Lore, and Creating Vivid WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | SF Signal

    Allan Harris and Jason Gray are the writing duo Harris Gray , authors of two novels, two screenplays, a Christmas play, and a collection of stories from Jason's younger days. An early version of JAVA MAN was a finalist in the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers contest.