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Sibiu and Timisoara, “Cities of Tomorrow” on investors’ top priority list

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Romanian cities have huge urban potential, head of the Office of Urban Studies, Munich, Peter Zlonicky, stated, attending the 5th edition of ‘Cities of Tomorrow – competitive regions, cities & communities’, an event organizes by German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and ...

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British American Tobacco Romania launches campaign against cigarette smuggling

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British American Tobacco Romania is releasing the on-line map of the cigarette seizures in Romania at www.stopcontrabanda.ro, in an unprecedented campaign fighting the cigarette smuggling. The negative effects of the illicit cigarette trafficking are also displayed on the boards fixed ...

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MedLife goes further with strategic acquisitions. Next on the list: Almina Trading

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Romania’s largest private healthcare services provider, MedLife, completed the purchase procedure of the majority of 80 percent of Almina Trading SA, a medical services company present on the Dambovita and Ilfov market, holding eight medical centres, a press release informs ...

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Pork – more expensive as of April

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As of April we will pay more for pork, according to domestic producers. Fresh meat will be more expensive by about 20%. Meat products’ prices will increase by up to 12%. Producers say that the price hikes are determined by ...

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Samsung: Over 4.5 M smartphones to be sold this year on local market. Galaxy S8 has reached Romania

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The sales of smartphones on the Romanian market will exceed the threshold of 4.5 million units this year, Cristian Cojocaru, Head of IM Division within Samsung Electronics Romania said, during the launch event of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S8 in Bucharest ...

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Update: 8-year old child in critical condition after being bitten by dogs

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A eight-year old boy was bitten by four dogs and is hospitalized in critical condition at the Emergency Hospital for Children in Cluj-Napoca. The medical director of the hospital said that “the prognosis is very reserved” and that “practically, there ...

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Tourism Minister will propose lowering the VAT to 9pc

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Tourism Minister Mircea Titus Dobre has announced on Friday in Sibiu, he hopes to have cheaper holidays and in this regard he will propose on Monday, to the Ministry of Finance, the reduction of VAT to 9%. He added that ...

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Romania has to pay EUR 39m to the EU in April

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Romania must pay over EUR 39 million in April to the European Union, out of the stand-by loan contracted in 2009, the entire amount representing interest and fees, according to data provided by the Ministry of Finance (MFP). In March, ...

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