Exclusive: The myths of the Finnish educational system


A discussion with ALINA CRISTIANA CIRJA, project manager, founder of the Romanian-Finnish School in Bucharest.   How did the Romanian-Finnish Schools come to life? It was an initiative of the Bucharest Christian Centre in 2008 and came amid a stringent ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Finnish Tornator to invest more in the Romanian forestry, creating more job opportunities


Interview with Zoltán A. KÓSY, Country Manager Tornator Romania about what was the best year for the Finnish company since entering the domestic market, as well as what local authorities should do to draw investors.   Tornator Oyj, as part ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Smithfield Ferme plan to keep domestic market as main outlet

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Interview with Cristina Bodea, sustainability manager Smithfield Romania.   Smithfield has won in 10 years of activity in Romania a leading position in the field of pig breeding and pork industry, which contributes to improving the industry’s standards and provides ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Romania ranks last in Europe on the energy consumption. The market is on the rise, though


Interview with Christian Hagmann, general manager EVA Energy.   “Romania has great chances to position as a European energy elite”.   EVA Energy is an authorized electricity supplier, being the first 100 pc Romanian company that provides electricity subscriptions.   ...

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EXCLUSIVE: MedLife – a true Romanian business model, setting the tone in the domestic private health services


Definitely 2015 can be considered MedLife’s year, with strategic investments, opening new clinics, entering new lines of business and recording good financial results. Since the first day, almost 20 years ago, MedLife is very determined to keep consolidating its leading ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Turkish investors stand close to Romania: A country like a second home

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A special interview with Tamer ATALAY, president of the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce and Industry Romania-Turkey for Romania Journal, on the occasion of National Day of the Republic of Turkey.   20 years ago, an initiative group of Romanian and ...

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EXCLUSIVE: The Czech ambassador in Bucharest unveils ambitious plan….


… to visit all Romanian counties during his four-year mission. “There are 40 of them, so the plan is to go to 10 of these counties every year.”   Interview with H.E. Mr. Vladimír Války, the Ambassador of the Czech ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Turnover of Czech-Romanian trade relation returns to the peaks hit before crisis. Find out what is the Romanian product that Kafka’s descendants love


„Have courage, go to Romania to see what it offers you and you’ll discover a dynamic country with potential and desire of growth,” is the message that Jana Klokockova, President of the Mixed Czech-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry sends ...

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EXCLUSIVE: We explore the possibility of a visit by the Austrian Federal President in Romania next spring

Interview with H.E. Mr. GERHARD REIWEGER, Austria’s Ambassador to Romania.   What is the significance of October 26 for Austria? How is the national day celebrated nowadays? On our national day we celebrate that Austria, in 1955, regained its full ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Romania and Austria, a continuing success story: Austrian companies bring 19 pc of total investments in Romania

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Interview with Mr. Rudolf LUKAVSKY, Commercial Counsellor at Austrian Embassy in Romania.   –              Mr. Lukavsky, despite difficult economic conditions due to financial crisis in 2009, Austria remained a constant investor in Romania, one of the most active. And yet, ...

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