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  1. Israeli tourists revolted after receiving color bracelets in RomaniaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Romania-Insider.com

    Israeli tourist Arik Kogan reported having received a purple bracelet that indicated his nationality while staying at a hotel in the Romanian Black Sea resort of Mamaia. The story generated revolt among Israeli tourists who choose to spend their holiday on the Romanian Black Sea coast, reported Israel Hayom, cited by local Profit.ro .

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  2. Merry Cemetery festival spotlights Romanian villages of MaramureERead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Romania-Insider.com

    The eighth edition of the Drumul Lung spre Cimitirul Vesel festival is on until in August 20 in Northern Romania, in the Northern Romania region of MaramureETM. The festival celebrates the rich traditions of the area, from traditional dress and crafts to food.

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  3. Omniasig starts rehabilitation project of Omu PeakRead the original story

    Monday | Nine O'Clock

    Omniasig Vienna Insurance Group in collaboration with Rasnov Mountain Rescue and the Oxygen Tourist Association for Nature, started a large rehabilitation project of the Omu Peak, which is believed to be the highest permanent lived place of Romania, the project being to be completed in September, CEO at Omniasig Mihai Tecau stated. The company also carried out a survey called "Romanians' relation with the mountain," on a representative nationwide sample, revealing that although 90 pct of Romanians recommend hiking to the Omu Peak only 30 pct have visited this sight.

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  4. Govt. to set up management organization to promote RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Romania-Insider.com

    Romania's Tourism Ministry wants to set up a new institution called the Destination Management Organization to promote Romania's destinations, according to an emergency ordinance drafted by the Ministry, reports local News.ro . OMD will include both state representatives, as well as hotel and restaurant representatives, who will decide together how to spend the money to promote certain destinations.

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  5. PM Tudose in Chisinau: Romania remains advocate of Moldova at...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Nine O'Clock

    Prime Minister Mihai Tudose stated on Friday in Chisinau that Romania will remain an advocate of the Republic of Moldova at international level. He stated, at the end of a meeting in Chisinau with his Moldovan counterpart Pavel Filip, but also with members of the Moldovan Cabinet, that Romania will endorse the Moldovan authorities in order to follow a European path, but he underscored the need of continuance of the power in the Republic of Moldova.

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  6. Nastase banned for Serena 'chocolate with milk' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Iol.co.za

    The International Tennis Federation on Friday banned and fined Ilie Nastase over derogatory comments about Serena Williams and a foul-mouthed Fed Cup tirade. The Romanian tennis great was in the ITF dock for his abusive behaviour as Romania's Fed Cup captain in a tie with Britain in Bucharest in April.

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  7. Ilie Nastase banned over Fed Cup tiradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The Times of India

    Two-time Grand Slam winner Ilie Nastase is banned from all ITF competitions until December 2020, excluded from all ITF competitions excluding Grand Slams until December 2018, and fined $10,000 . PARIS: The International Tennis Federation on Friday banned and fined Ilie Nastase over derogatory comments about Serena Williams and a foul-mouthed Fed Cup tirade.

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  8. Read "Garana Jazz Festival 2017"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | All About Jazz

    Garana Jazz Festival Garana, Romania July 6-9, 2017 Running from the 6-9th of July, the 21st edition of the Garana Jazz Festival saw the jazz world descending on its location near the Garana village, high in the Semenic Mountains, Romania. Obviously, the artistic credibility and the creative energy were the hallmarks of this year's edition as the festival boasted enormous audience attendance during the four days.

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  9. NEPI, Rockcastle merge into largest investor in CEERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Romania-Insider.com

    South-African group New Europe Property Investments , one of the largest investors in the Romanian real estate market, has finalized the merger with its competitor Rockcastle Global Real Estate. The transaction creates the largest player in the real estate market in Central and Eastern Europe with a market value of about EUR 6.1 billion.

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  10. Bucharest to introduce single public transport ticket this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Romania-Insider.com

    Bucharesters will be able to travel by metro, bus, trolleybus or tram with a single transport ticket starting this fall, according to Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea. These tickets will also be available for trips with the minibuses that connect localities in Ilfov county, which are owned by private companies and serve the routes not covered by the Bucharest public transport company RATB.

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  11. 3 destinations in Europe blogger Jessica Nabongo inspired us to visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Iol.co.za

    Jessica Nabongo, the founder of Jet Black, a travel company, is busy touring Europe and exposing some of the most beautiful places along the way. Here are our top 3 places from her trip that we absolutely want to see.

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  12. Elevator-equipped Northern Romania church gets EU funding for refurbishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Romania-Insider.com

    The 14th century Evangelical Church in BistriA a , in Northern Romania, will be revamped with EUR 3 million EU funds, Mediafax reported. The church was severely damaged in a 2008 fire.

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  13. Mihai Tudose meets representatives of the tourism employers'...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Nine O'Clock

    Premier Mihai Tudose said on Tuesday evening in the seaside resort of Mamaia, where he participated in a meeting with representatives of the tourism employers' organizations and in the official opening of a 5-star hotel in the north of the resort, that a solution has to be found to nail the loyalty of the personnel who work in the sector over the summer season, as representatives of the seaside tourist service companies complained over the shortage of workforce. "The major issue has to do with personnel instability.

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  14. Japan's State Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobuo Kishi pays visit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Nine O'Clock

    While paying a working visit to Bucharest on Wednesday, Japan's State Minister for Foreign Affairs Nobuo Kishi was pleased to note, during the meeting with his Romanian counterpart Teodor Melescanu, the upward trend of Romanian-Japanese cooperation in recent years, which is reflected also in the fact that Japan is the biggest Asian investor in Romania. During the meeting, Melescanu emphasised the special importance that Romania gives to the boosting of relations with Japan, through the consolidation of high-level political dialogue and the expansion of bilateral economic cooperation.

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  15. Locomotive separates from passenger train in Romania, continues route on its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Romania-Insider.com

    A night train traveling from the Western Romania city of Timisoara to capital Bucharest was separated from its engine, leaving the 300 passengers stranded in a field for about an hour. The night train IRN 1696, operated by the state-owned Romanian Railways CFR, was separated from its engine close to the RadomireETMti locality, in Olt county, Pressone.ro reported.

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  16. PayU: Online shopping in Romania up 61%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Romania-Insider.com

    Romanians made online purchases of over RON 1.9 billion between April last year and March 2017 via PayU Romania, up 61% year-on-year. In the last financial year, the online payments in the PayU system had the best evolution in the last 12 years, said the PayU Romania CEO Marius Costin.

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  17. Tourism: Armenia's Lake Sevan listed among Europe's...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Groong

    The Business Insider has listed Armenia's Lake Sevan among the most incredible and affordable  undiscovered holiday destinations in Europe. The website uses Mastercard data , which has compiled the list of 44 under-the-radar destinations using information from local travel bloggers and tourism experts.

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  18. 2 flights make safe emergency landings in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | NewsOK.com

    Romanian airport authorities say planes from KLM and Scandinavian Airlines have made emergency landings at Bucharest's international airport. There were no reports of injuries.

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  19. Cinema hosts Romania's first Museum of IllusionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Romania-Insider.com

    The first Museum of Illusions in the country will open at the Dacia Cinema in Cluj-Napoca, in Western Romania. It will feature 24 large-dimension mirrors that deform the reality, a vortex tunnel, a pyramid hologram, a Van De Graaff generator, and a theremin - the musical instrument you can play without touching it.

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  20. PM Tudose summons Defence Minister, Economy Minister and Chief of the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Nine O'Clock

    PM Tudose summons Defence Minister, Economy Minister and Chief of the General Staff to talk about defence procurement, after U.S. State Department clears potential sale of Patriot systems for Romania": "We respect our commitment to spend 2 pc of GDP for defence" Premier Tudose on Wednesday had a working meeting with the National Defence Minister Adrian Tutuianu, Economy Minister, Mihai Fifor and the Army Chief of Staff, general Nicolae Ciuca on the aspects regarding the Romanian Army's endowment after U.S. State Department clears potential sale of Patriot systems for Romania.

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