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One-day trip in Transylvania from Peles to Dracula’s Castle

castles and medieval city in Transylvania

The Dracula’s Castle, situated in Rucar-Bran passage of Carpathians, is the main attraction for the majority of foreign tourists coming to Romania. But if you have the chance to reach the legendary Transylvania, you should schedule a more inclusive journey ...

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EBU, unyeilding on Eurovision broadcast in Romania

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No television from Romania will broadcast the Eurovision 2016 show and an offer in this respect by private channel ProTV cannot be accepted because the private TV channel is not a member of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), reads a ...

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Purity, at the heart of Easter celebration


The Easter celebration is very important in Romania, as it is inhabited by a vast majority of Orthodox Christians. Around 86 % out of 20 million people of Romanian population is Christian Orthodox. The last Friday of the Easter fast, ...

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Astra Asigurari bankruptcy ruled by final decision

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Bucharest Court of Appeal gave a final ruling on the Astra Asigurari’s bankruptcy on Friday after almost eight months since the Romanian Financial Supervisory Authority (ASF) decision. This means that injured of this insurance company will start to get their ...

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New airline to operate flights from Cluj International Airport


As of June 2, Turkey’s leading low cost airline Pegasus Airlines will operate regular flights from International Airport in Cluj bound for Istanbul (Turkey), with a frequency of three flights per week, a press release informs. Pegasus Airlines flights to ...

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Huawei’s new flagship smartphone, available in Romania


Only three weeks after the global submission, P9, Huawei’s new high-end smartphone model for 2016 was officially launched in Romania. Huawei P9 is clearly targeted at the upper end of the market. The design isn’t a massive departure from last ...

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EC warns Romania on failing to transpose the Offshore Safety Directive


The European Commission (EC) formally requested today that Germany and Romania take actions to ensure the translation of the Offshore Safety Directive (Directive 2013/30/EU) into national law, a press release informs on Thursday. The Directive requires that Member States put ...

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Banca Transilvania profit in Q1, higher by 50 pc

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The first quarter of this year was a back-to-business year for Banca Transilvania (BT), the officials of the financial institution said. Thus, BT’s operating income reached RON 599.1 million, being 10.7 percent above the level in the same period of ...

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