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Competition Council authorizes, on conditions, the takeover of Covalact and Lactate Harghita by Lactalis


The Competition Council has authorized, on conditions, the transaction through which the Lactalis group takes over Covalact SA and Lactate Harghita SA, the competition authority says in a statement released on Tuesday. “Following the analysis, the Competition Council has found ...

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EC: State aid for pig farms notified by the Agriculture Ministry would violate European legislation


The European Commission has recommended the Romanian authorities to use other means to help the domestic pig farms, as the state aid programme notified by the Agriculture Ministry would violate the European legislation, sources from the EC have told hotnews.ro ...

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Croatia Airlines increases competition on the Romanian market, brings three weekly flights

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As part of the plan to expand its European network, Croatia Airlines starts operating direct international flights from Bucharest to Zagreb. According to Kresimir Kucko, CEO of the Croatian national carrier, the service will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays ...

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Bucharest City Hall to hold “The most beautiful façade” competition

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After controversial Easter figurines covering Bucharest, the City Hall is now launching a new project which is not far from criticism. Bucharest general mayor Gabriela Firea announced on Tuesday that the city hall plans to hold a contest called “The ...

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Tiberiu Useriu, winner of the artic marathon, back home: You can’t expect to return healthy from such competition


Tiberiu Useriu, the winner of the Artic Marathon, the toughest in the world, returned to Romania on Wednesday night, with about 100 people welcoming him with tricolor flags and giving him a good hand at the Avram Iancu airport in ...

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Judo: Vlad Visan wins bronze medal in Santiago de Chile competition

Sindelfingen, Germany, July 19 - Neal Van de Kamer (NED), Vlad Visan (ROU) - European Cup Sindelfingen 2015

Romanian judoka Vlad Visan has won the bronze medal at the Pan-American Open tournament in Santiago de Chile, at the 81 kg category. Visan defeated Alain Aprahamian (Uruguay) in the first round, but was defeated by Fernando Salazar (Chile) in ...

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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: With Nadia, every move was a leap of faith, in hope of perfect form

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Interview with Dr. Susannah Rodríguez Drissi, Cuban poet, writer, translator and scholar.   What could be the link between a Cuban writer and famous Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci? Dr. Susannah Rodríguez Drissi seemed to have had a crush during her ...

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