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  • An American teacher on a sabbatical in Bucharest to write his first novel
    by Diana Mesesan on November 20, 2017 at 2:53 pm

    Kirk McDavitt had been craving for a sabbatical for many years. He was tired of teaching others how to write and be creative. He wanted to do it himself. When his wife got a job in Bucharest, they agreed on this: Kirk would finally get his sabbatical in Romania’s capital. The waiter, a young boy The post An American teacher on a sabbatical in Bucharest to write his first novel appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • ING launches Face ID authentication service in Romania
    by Romania Insider on November 20, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    Local lender ING has launched for the first time in Romania the option for its customers to log in to the Home Bank application via the Face ID authentication service available for iPhone X terminals from the US producer Apple. The product is currently available only to ING customers. Dutch group ING Bank has a The post ING launches Face ID authentication service in Romania appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Bucharest City Hall gets involved in Euro 2020 preparations
    by Romania Insider on November 20, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    The Bucharest City Hall will set up a new department that will implement the measures required by UEFA for the four football matches Bucharest will host at the Euro 2020 championship. It will be called the Euro 2020 service, according to a document of the Bucharest’s General Council (CGMB), cited by local Profit.ro. It will The post Bucharest City Hall gets involved in Euro 2020 preparations appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Half of children in Romania at risk of poverty or social exclusion
    by Irina Marica on November 20, 2017 at 2:11 pm

    Nearly half (49.2%) of the children in Romania were at risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2016, this being the highest percentage among EU Member States, according to data from EU’s statistical office Eurostat. Moreover, the share of children at risk of poverty or social exclusion in Romania was almost double the EU average The post Half of children in Romania at risk of poverty or social exclusion appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Report: Bucharest, among the European capitals with most knowledge-intensive jobs
    by Ro Insider on November 20, 2017 at 1:47 pm

    Bucharest ranks among Europe’s ten most knowledge-intensive capital cities, according to the report The Geography of Europe’s Brain Business Jobs of the think tank European Center for Entrepreneurship and Policy Reform. The report looked at “where the knowledge workers of Europe flock to and where investments in their innovative ideas bear fruit.” It analyzed detailed The post Report: Bucharest, among the European capitals with most knowledge-intensive jobs appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Romania, the only EU state where more men than women work part-time
    by Romania Insider on November 20, 2017 at 1:30 pm

    Romania is the only state in the European Union where the share of men working part-time is higher than that of women, according to a report of the EU’s statistical office Eurostat, based on data from 2016. In Romania, 5.5% of women and 5.7% of men worked part-time last year. At EU level, 1 in The post Romania, the only EU state where more men than women work part-time appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • German group Schieffer buys plot in Romania for new factory
    by Romania Insider on November 20, 2017 at 1:30 pm

    The local subsidiary of the German group Schieffer, will build a plastic and rubber factory in Romania. The company will acquire a plot of over 80,000 sqm in Hunedoara from the city hall, reports local Adevarul. The land previously belonged to the city’s steel mill. The German group will first hire 50 people and will then The post German group Schieffer buys plot in Romania for new factory appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Romania’s largest online retailer sees changing trends in Black Friday sales
    by Irina Marica on November 20, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    eMag, the largest online retailer in Romania, saw its highest sales yet during the Black Friday campaign organized in Romania last Friday, November 17. More important, however, the retailer also saw significant changes in consumer behavior compared to previous editions. The retailer registered sales of RON 360 million (some EUR 77.5 million) during Black Friday The post Romania’s largest online retailer sees changing trends in Black Friday sales appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Zippo online store officially launched in Romania
    by Irina Marica on November 20, 2017 at 12:42 pm

    Lizar Distribution, the official importer of the Zippo brand in Romania, has officially launched the Zippo.ro online store, which is exclusively dedicated to Zippo products. The clients in Romania can find over 200 models of the famous Zippo windproof lighters, with lifetime warranty, the offer including the Street Chrome, Black Matte, and Spectrum lighters. The The post Zippo online store officially launched in Romania appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Romania’s deficit in food trade doubles
    by Romania Insider on November 20, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    Romania’s deficit in agri-food trade rose to EUR 820.9 million in the first eight months of this year, more than double compared to the same period in 2016. However, the deficit slightly went down compared to the first six months of this year, when it exceeded EUR 1.06 billion, according to the Agriculture and Rural The post Romania’s deficit in food trade doubles appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

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