Romania Newswire

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  1. TAROM B737 near Brno on May 26th 2017, loss of cabin pressureRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A TAROM Boeing 737-700, registration YR-BGI performing flight RO-306 from Frankfurt/Main to Bucharest Otopeni with 91 people on board, was enroute at FL390 about 20nm southwest of Brno when the crew initiated an emergency descent due to the loss of cabin pressure. The aircraft continued into the direction of Romania and diverted to Timisoara for a safe landing about 50 minutes after leaving FL390.

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  2. Squeaky Wheel: a Memorable DayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... to go behind Red Army lines to search for their family, but not a trace was left behind in Szatmar, now Satu Mare, Romania. My uncles weren't proud of their contribution to the defeat of the Third Reich. They didn't boast like the other vets in town ...

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  3. ALDE's Tariceanu: Romania is slipping away seriously, unthinkable of in early 1990sRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    National leader of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats Calin Popescu-Tariceanu said Friday that Romania is seriously slipping away, with the Romanian society still not fully rid of political police and communist bad habits. "I used to be convicted that Romania had been definitively placed on a sound track where the citizen is the supreme value in the society.

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  4. Prince Charles to be bestowed with Doctor Honoris Causa title of UBBRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    ... in the Aula Magna of the main building of the UBB, located on 1st M. Kogalniceanu Street. Prince Charles was in Romania at the end of March, when he paid a three-day visit, during which he attended no less than 12 official meetings and events. On ...

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  5. Bucharest celebrates its world premiere since 160 years ago: The...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    ... it was lit with lamp oil, being the first city in the world where this happened. We mention that, 160 years ago, in Romania there were actually three world oil premiers: the first country in the world with an oil production officially registered in ...

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  6. SUMMIT-Romania gears up for tax cuts in 2018, eyes robust economic growthRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    Romania will meet its budget deficit target of 3.0 percent of gross domestic product this year with its economy possibly outpacing a 5.2 percent official growth forecast, spurred by wage hikes and tax cuts, the finance minister said on Friday. The ruling Social Democrats plan to continue a wide fiscal relaxation scheme next year that has raised concerns with the European Commission and the IMF.

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  7. French designer shows off DIY robot in public for 1st timeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... Langevin adjusts the position of the InMoov robot's head after he unveiled it at a technology fair in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, May 26, 2017. Based on an idea developed from a prosthetic hand Langevin made in 2011, the first-ever made on a 3D ...

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  8. Jason Derulo & Rita Ora Confirm Romanian Debut at Neversea FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Romania's largest ever seaside festival - has just announced four major international acts set to play its inaugural edition this July. With a staggering 11 platinum singles and over 50 million sales worldwide, US sensation Jason Derulo will be making his Romanian debut at Neversea.

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  9. Former Romanian energy minister gets 4-year jail sentence for influence peddlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    The High Court of Cassation and Justice ruled on Friday, May 26, a prison sentence of four years for former energy minister Constantin Nita for influence peddling. Nita was an energy minister in the cabinet of Victor Ponta and a minister for SMEs and the Business Environment in the cabinet of Emil Boc.

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  10. Prince Charles to receive honorific title from Romanian universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    Prince Charles of Wales , the heir to the British throne, will receive on Monday, May 29, the Doctor Honoris Causa title from the Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca, in western Romania. The honorific title will be awarded during a "small ceremony," to which only a few journalists will have access, according to a statement from the university, cited by local News.ro.

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  11. Romanian singer collaborates with French Ambassador for new songRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    FranA ois Saint-Paul , France's ambassador to Romania, and Romanian singer Keo will release a song together next week, the collaboration having a charitable purpose. Keo and the French ambassador, who is also a pianist, composed the music for the new song, which is called Soarele pe cer .

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  12. Founder of Romanian healthcare network plans campus for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    Wargha Enayati , the fonder of healthcare network Regina Maria, plans to invest EUR 40 million to open a medical campus for seniors within the next two years, Wall-street.ro reported. The campus is set to be the largest such one in the country dedicated to senior citizens.

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  13. Goethe Institut in Bucharest will move to new headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    ... be delivered next year by Primavera Development. The transaction was mediated by the office division of Knight Frank Romania. The institute will lease part of the ground floor, all of the first floor for its language department, the heritage ...

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  14. The young German who restores Transylvanian churches and organizes trips by old carriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    ... is a former traveling craftsman, who is now restoring old churches and houses in the area of Sibiu, in central Romania. Little chance to find another person with a similar story at a restaurant in Bucharest. Christian is in Bucharest for a ...

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  15. Number of TV subscribers goes up in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    The number of subscribers to paid TV services in Romania reached 7.3 million at the end of 2016, up 3% year-on-year, according to the National Communications Authority . Over 4.7 million are cable subscribers whereas 2.4 million watch TV via satellite and 95,000 use IPTV services.

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  16. Moldova: Chisinau mayor detained over city parking contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... capital, gives a thumbs-up after seeing exit polls in a runoff for local elections in Chisinau, ... more BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Moldovan anti-corruption prosecutors say the mayor of Chisinau has been detained on suspicion of influence trafficking ...

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  17. Romania loses attractiveness for investments in green energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    Romania has left the ranking of the 40 most attractive markets in the world for renewable energy investments, according to the EY Renewable energy country attractiveness index report. "We weren't expecting Romania to ascend in the world ranking of attractiveness after the end of the eligibility period for the support scheme for electricity from renewable sources," said Alexandru-Valeriu Binig, EY Romania partner.

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  18. Romania's First House program records over 600 requests per dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    The First House lending program in Romania has reached a record number of requests, with more than 600 new applications submitted daily, according to the National Credit Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium Enterprises . The fund's employees will work in the June 1-5 period, when employees in the public sector have a mini holiday.

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  19. Authorities work on reopening Romania's beautiful high altitude roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    ... At an altitude of 2,145 meters, the national road DN 67C, also known as Transalpina, is the highest altitude road in Romania, offering amazing views. The tourists may have the chance to drive on this beautiful road starting next week, as the ...

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  20. SocDem leader wants to know why the EC has a critical attitude towards RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Romania-Insider.com

    Liviu Dragnea , the leader of Romania's Social Democratic Party and the president of the Chamber of Deputies, believes that the recent warnings coming from the European Commission are not fair. He would also want to know why the Commission has such a critical attitude towards Romania.

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