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  • Standard & Poor’s improves rating of Romanian telecom operator RCS&RDS owner
    by Romania Insider on April 28, 2017 at 7:30 am

    Rating agency Standard & Poor’s improved on Wednesday the rating of Digi Communications N.V, the parent-company of the local telecom operator RCS&RDS, from B+ to BB- with a stable outlook due to its solid operational performance. “Digi Communications N.V. has reported strong revenue growth and market share growth in the recent quarters particularly on the The post Standard & Poor’s improves rating of Romanian telecom operator RCS&RDS owner appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Tax on unattended buildings, plots could go up sixfold in Bucharest
    by Romania Insider on April 28, 2017 at 7:30 am

    The district councils in Bucharest were empowered to increase by up to 500% the tax on the unattended land and buildings located in the city, after the Bucharest General Council approved a draft resolution yesterday. Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea said that the unattended land represents a stain on Bucharest’s cheek. “These taxes could increase by The post Tax on unattended buildings, plots could go up sixfold in Bucharest appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Airbus postpones production at Romanian plant to 2019
    by Romania Insider on April 28, 2017 at 6:34 am

    French group Airbus Helicopters estimates that the local plant at Ghimbav will produce the first H215 helicopters only in 2019, later than initially estimated. The company has decided to postpone the production because there aren’t enough orders, reports local Hotnews.ro. Last fall, Airbus representatives said that the first H215 helicopter would be produced at the The post Airbus postpones production at Romanian plant to 2019 appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Vast Resources starts gold and silver extraction at mine in Romania
    by Romania Insider on April 28, 2017 at 6:30 am

    British company Vast Resources, which manages the Manaila and Baita Plai polymetallic mines in Romania, has initiated the first tests to process gold and silver at the Manaila mine, Suceava county. The company said that it would extract about 30 tons of gold and silver concentrate every month starting May 2017. The British group thus The post Vast Resources starts gold and silver extraction at mine in Romania appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Cargo ship carrying sheep from Romania sinks Russian military vessel
    by Romania Insider on April 27, 2017 at 5:51 pm

    A cargo ship that was carrying sheep from Romania to Jordan smashed into a Russian military vessel in the Bosphorus Strait on Thursday, April 27. The Russian ship sunk after its hull was pierced in the collision, according to Digi24.ro. The Russian ship, called “Liman”, was part of the Russian fleet in the Black Sea. The post Cargo ship carrying sheep from Romania sinks Russian military vessel appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • EC takes Romania to EU Court of Justice for failing to adopt measures on waste management
    by Irina Popescu on April 27, 2017 at 5:32 pm

    The European Commission (EC) decided to take Romania to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to review and adopt its national waste management plan and waste prevention programme, in line with the objectives of the EU Waste Framework Directive, the Commission announced on Thursday. “Despite earlier warnings from the Commission, the Romanian authorities The post EC takes Romania to EU Court of Justice for failing to adopt measures on waste management appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Orange Romania ups turnover by 4.6% in first quarter of 2017
    by Ro Insider on April 27, 2017 at 5:30 pm

    Orange Romania, the biggest local telecom operator, reported a turnover of EUR 246.2 million for the January – March period of this year, up 4.6% compared to the similar period of 2016. With these figures, the company is keeping up the growth trend of the past 8 quarters. The growth came from mobile services, the The post Orange Romania ups turnover by 4.6% in first quarter of 2017 appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Weekend calendar: May 1 events at the seaside, Natalie Imbruglia concert, movie openings
    by Irina Popescu on April 27, 2017 at 5:23 pm

    Events: Sunwaves Festival – Ongoing, ends on May 1, in Mamaia seaside resort. Read more about it here May 1 events in Vama Veche – Ongoing, end on May 1, in Vama Veche seaside resort. More information here Natalie Imbruglia concert – April 29, at Beraria H in Bucharest. Tickets online here Yakasha Festival – The post Weekend calendar: May 1 events at the seaside, Natalie Imbruglia concert, movie openings appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Tiesto, Afrojack, Fatboy Slim & more on stage at new Romanian seaside festival this July
    by Irina Popescu on April 27, 2017 at 5:20 pm

    Famous DJs Tiesto, Afrojack, and Fatboy Slim are among the first artists confirmed for the first edition of Neversea, a new summer music festival organized at the Romanian seaside this July. The event is organized by the same people who are in charge of Untold, the biggest electronic music festival in Romania. The event will The post Tiesto, Afrojack, Fatboy Slim & more on stage at new Romanian seaside festival this July appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

  • Romanian Razvan Cojanu fights champion for WBO heavyweight title in May
    by Irina Popescu on April 27, 2017 at 5:18 pm

    Romanian boxer Razvan Cojanu was given the chance to fight current titleholder Joseph Parker for the WBO heavyweight title, after British Hughie Fury pulled out after an injury. The match will take place on May 6 in Auckland, New Zealand, on Parker’s home turf. Cojanu, 30, has 16 victories (12 KO) and two defeats (one The post Romanian Razvan Cojanu fights champion for WBO heavyweight title in May appeared first on Romania Insider. […]

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