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Romania lost over 300,000 engineers in the past 27 years

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Over 300,000 engineers have left Romania after 1990, according to the rector of the Polytechnic University in Bucharest, Mihnea Costoiu. “After 1990, a high number of engineers have left Romania. There are over 300,000. Doctors who have left Romania in ...

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Romanian 8th grade pupil took the blue ribbon in NASA contest

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A Romanian 8th grade pupil from Bucharest took the blue ribbon in NASA contest. Tudor Coman, in the eight grade at the International Informatics High School in Bucharest (ICHB), grabbed the trophy at NASA Space Settlement Contest, with a project ...

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False bomb alert at two high schools in Targoviste

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An anonymous call on Friday morning announced bombs placed in two high schools in Targoviste, Dambovita county, “Constantin Carabella” National College and “Balasa Doamna” Art High School (photo). The alert was before classes started, however, the two education units have ...

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3 in 10 Romanian parents use corrections to rear their children, UNICEF says

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Three in ten parents in Romania think that punishing children is useful, 11% are instantly slapping their child and 54% are frequently raising voice at kids, reads the latest UNICEF study. “Violence on children is complex, concerning issue and we ...

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Wi-Fi Internet in all Romanian schools by 2021

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Education minister Pavel Nastase on Tuesday announced that all schools in Romania would have Wi-Fi Internet in the upcoming four years. He added that there is money in the state budget that will mainly go to the countryside schools, where ...

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EUR 16.5 M revenues for the International American School of Bucharest in 2016. New hi-tech centre investment planned

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The International American School of Bucharest is getting on with entreprises this year, after investing EUR 7 M in 2016 in building from the scratch a new educational campus for pre-school kids (aged from 2 to 5), which is expected ...

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Dutch Fokker to offer specialized training in aeronautical engineering to Romanian students

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Three major Dutch companies – Fokker, Philips and Ortec – will open centers of excellence and laboratories at the University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (UPB), Mihnea Costoiu UPB Rector announced recently during “Building a Successful Dutch-Romanian Tech Cooperation” event, organized by ...

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Gov’t set to improve legislation on violence against children

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Romania will make a priority of enhancing the legislation and public policies on the fight against violence children are facing, PM Sorin Grindeanu told the event at Victoria Palace launching a global partnership in Romania, “Stop Violence Against Children”. “This ...

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