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

facade flowers

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

nadia comaneci

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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EUR 3.5m net profit for Romanian Post in H1


The Romanian Post National Company recorded in the first six months of 2016 a net profit of RON 15.8 million (EUR 3.5 million), up by 2.5% against the first six months of 2015, the company informed on Wednesday. The gross ...

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Iulian Rotariu runs in the Gobi Desert for autistic children in Botosani

iulian rotaru

One minute behind the first ranked so far, Iulian Rotariu, the only Romanian participating to the Gobi March ultra-marathon, has ended second the Phase 2 of the competition. There are still four days to the finish line. Many participants described ...

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Cotnari wines win 5 medals at the Vinalies 22nd International Competition

vinuri de Cotnari

The Cotnari wines have won five medals at the Vinalies 22nd International Competition, which was held in Paris under the patronage of the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) that took place during February 26 to March 1, 2016, ...

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