Romania Travel Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Former BNR Vice-Governor Popa, appointed new EIB Vice-PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Former Vice-Governor of the National Bank of Romania Cristian Popa has been appointed Vice-President of the European Investment Bank . He will take up his duties on 1 March 2016, the EIB reported on Friday in a press statement to Agerpres.

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  2. "25 Years Awards" Gala : Nine O'Clock confers excellence prizes ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    At the "25 Years Awards" Gala on Wednesday evening, in a festive atmosphere, Nine O'Clock conferred excellence awards to personalities and companies that stood out through the special results they registered in 2015. Numerous personalities, Romanian and foreign diplomats, outstanding representatives of the business community, of financial-banking circles and of prestigious NGOs, were by our side and honoured us with their presence at the ceremony hosted by the Intercontinental Hotel, and we thank them for their presence and for being by our side at this event as well as throughout this beautiful and challenging 25-year history.

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  3. Romanian Churches Fall, and a Community WithersRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Transitions Online

    The fall of two medieval church towers has underlined the neglected state of historical buildings in Romania, as well as the near-total disappearance of the German settlers who erected Transylvania's famous fortified churches. The belfry of a 15th-century church in Roades partly collapsed last week, followed two days later when the Romanesque tower of a 13th-century church in Rotbav, also in Brasov county, fell down.

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  4. Romanian Tourism Fair, February 25-28: Over 280 companies from 15 countries seek to attract touristsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The spring edition of the Romanian Tourism Fair will take place at Romexpo, on February 25-28, over a surface area of over 13,700 square metres. Over 280 participants from 15 countries will present their tourism offers at this year's edition.

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  5. Dutch Cultural and Academic Centre inaugurated in Cluj-NapocaRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Dutch Ambassador Stella Ronner-Grubacic was present on Monday at the official opening of the Dutch Cultural and Academic Centre in Cluj-Napoca. "The newly created centre aims to build stronger ties in the fields of culture and research between Cluj-A Napoca and the Netherlands and to serve as a bridge between Dutch universities and the academic world in Romania," reads a Facebook post of the Dutch Embassy.

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  6. Qatar Airways to double weekly Bucharest flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Airways will double the flights on its Doha-Bucharest route from this summer, enhancing the service from a daily to double-daily offering in response to increased passenger demand to and from Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport in Romania.

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  7. ECDC: CDTR, week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    ECDC has published Summary of public health threats, CDTR week 7/2016 .Click or tap throughto use the links and to download the full report. The summary: The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals about active public health threats.

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  8. Romanian minister to take to the skies in new campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    Romanian technocrat Dan Stoenescu will invite Romanian ex-pats to "Come fly with me" as part of a new government campaign. Romanians living in Spain and Italy that board a flight back home may soon be surprised to find themselves sitting next to a government minister, as Bucharest launches a novel campaign to increase awareness about postal voting.

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  9. ROLANG organizes the 6th edition of the Romanian language summer school in SibiuRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    ROLANG School, the only school in Romania that specializes in teaching Romanian language to international students, organizes the 6th edition of the summer school on Romanian language between 25th of July - 5th of August 2016, in the city of Sibiu. The program includes morning activities and afternoon activities .

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  10. US Embassy: Parliamentary immunity should not be abused to protect...Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The Embassy of the United States of America in Bucharest says in response to an Agerpres question on the voting in Parliament on the case of MPs Madalin Voicu and Nicolae Paun, that cutting down corruption is essential for Romania's development and security, and that parliamentary immunity should not be abused to protect individuals from being held responsible. Although we do not comment upon particular cases, a basic principle of democracy is that all people are equal before the law.

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  11. Judiciary Commission amends Dragnea's Law:Defamation disappears from "defamation law"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The defamation law, Liviu Dragnea's controversial initiative, is no more. The defamation and the fines have disappeared, but a legislative act remains.

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  12. TIKA, well positioned in assisting Romania's development, says Haci ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    TIKA is a governmental institution for official development assistance . Founded in 1992, TIKA has 50 Program Coordination Offices all over the world, the latest one being the one opened in Bogota, Colombia.

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  13. Venezuelan Cultural Week in BucharestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela's Embassy in Bucharest is organizing a Cultural Week on February 15-18. The event will give the Romanian and foreign public the chance of getting to know the varied and rich Venezuelan culture.

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  14. European Council President Tusk: Safeguard mechanism on social...Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Touring several European capitals ahead of the EU summit scheduled on Thursday and Friday, for the final round of consultations on Brexit and the migration crisis, European Council President Donald Tusk met President Klaus Iohannis on Monday evening in Bucharest. "It will be a crucial summit, we cannot afford to fail on any of these two important issues.

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  15. Best things to do in Transylvania: From Count Dracula's castle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Daily Star

    Spine-tingling tales of vampires have put the mysterious land of Transylvania on the map. This vast and diverse region in Romania is rich in folklore and blood-sucking Count Dracula is one of its biggest draws.

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  16. Freedom Treks Encourages Solo Travellers to Get On Their BikeRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Pressat

    With recent research* indicating that nearly 1 in 6 people holiday alone, cycling holiday specialist Freedom Treks always makes sure that independent travellers are well catered for. Of its 150+ European tours, over two-thirds are considered ideal for solo cyclists , whether they're looking to holiday as part of a guided group or on a self-guided adventure.

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  17. MAE: Demarches for Romania's inclusion in Visa Waiver program to be continuedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Romania's Foreign Affairs ministry has taken note of the U.S. Department of State publishing a report on the refusal rate of short-stay visa applications for fiscal year Fiscal year 1 October 2014 - 31 September 2015, announcing that it will continue alongside other Romanian institutions the demarches for Romania's accession to the Visa Waiver Program. "The Romanian authorities attach special importance to the objective of Romania's inclusion, as a strategic partner, in the Visa Waiver Program .

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  18. Ion Caramitru, Shakespeare Ambassador in RomaniaRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Actor Ion Caramitru, director of the 'Ion Luca Caragiale' National Theatre in Bucharest , has been designated Shakespeare Cultural Ambassador in Romania, TNB informs. "Ion Caramitru, it is an honour and a pleasure to offer this medal to you, as a symbol of our respect and of the official recognition of the fact that you are undoubtedly Romania's most important Shakespeare ambassador," Nigel Townson, Director of the Bucharest British Council, stated on Thursday evening at a ceremony organized by the United Kingdom Embassy and the Bucharest British Council as part of the "Shakespeare Lives" programme, the TNB communiquA points out.

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  19. Conpet Ploiesti, profit up by 5.6 pc. Company marks 115 years of existence this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Conpet, the operator of the national oil pipeline network, registered a net profit of RON 54.2 M last year, up by 5.6 per cent year-on-year , according to a report sent to the Bucharest Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Conpet's mainstay activity is the transport of crude oil, condensate oil, ethane and condensate through pipelines and rail cars, in order to supply Romanian and Balkan refineries with crude oil and derivative products from domestic production and imports.

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  20. Germany's Embassy donates proceeds obtained from traditional German Christmas FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    The members of Germany's Embassy are donating the proceeds worth 20,000 lei obtained from the traditional German Christmas Fair to some local associations and organizations in Romania, which are socially involved, informs an Embassy's release issued on Monday for Agerpres. "In Germany, many people take the opportunity offered by the period before Christmas to make money donations to some associations and organizations that are involved socially.

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