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Military prosecutor’s office notified over underwater drone gone missing in the Black Sea in 2017


Defense minister Mihai Fifor has notified the Military Prosecutor’s Office after a military underwater drone belonging to the Romanian Army has been lost. The drone was lost in June 2017 during scientific research activities in the Black Sea. “During some ...

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Romanian-Hungarian FMs talks in Bucharest: Romania to supply gas to Hungary, high speed train on Cluj-Napoca – Budapest route

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Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu had talks on Monday with the Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto, focusing on the energy security in the region and on the bilateral relations, stirileprotv.ro informs. According to Hungarian news agency MTI, Romania will complete by 2020 ...

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President Iohannis meets OMV Petrom delegation led by CEO of OMV, Rainer Seele


President Klaus Iohannis has received on Tuesday, at Cotroceni Palace, an OMV-Petrom delegation led by CEO of OMV AG Group, Rainer Seele, a presidency release informs. During the talks, the OMV AG management presented the company’s development strategy, including the ...

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Which are the Romanian regions topping the cigarette smuggling ranking this year?

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This year, the Romanian authorities have prevented almost 150 million smuggled cigarettes from entering the black market in Romania. The value of the seizures mounted to around RON 80 million, according to statistics available at www.stopcontrabanda.ro, a campaign by the ...

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Black Sea Oil & Gas to receive additional investment from the EBRD

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Black Sea Oil & Gas SRL (“BSOG”), currently backed by The Carlyle Group, announces that the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (“EBRD”) has become a minority shareholder in the company. EBRD will receive one board seat as part of ...

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Congressman Dan Lipinski backs inclusion of Romania in Visa Waiver Program

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In a recent post on the website of the US House of Representatives, Democrat Congressman Dan Lipinski is quoted as saying that Romania should be included in the Visa Waiver Program. “Since the 1989 Romanian revolution, which ended communist authoritarian ...

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Competition Council chief says renewable energy producers, Black sea gas producers may be exempted from the obligation to trade on the stock market

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The Competition Council (CC) is ready to accept the exemption of renewable energy producers and the Black Sea gas producers from the regulation on the obligation to trade on the stock market, Bogdan Chiritoiu, CC President, said on Monday during ...

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