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Romania, third in the EU on dropout


Romania is the third country in the European Union reporting the highest dropout in the 2016 school year, according to the latest Eurostat statistics. Compared with 2006, the proportion of early leavers from education and training decreased in 2016 in ...

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Eurostat: Unemployment rate in Romania below the EU average rate in July

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The seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate in Romania was 5.2%, below the EU28 average rate, which was 7.7% in July 2017, stable compared to June 2017 and down from 8.5% in July 2016, according to the latest statistics released by Eurostat. The ...

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Romania, the third most vulnerable EU country to cybercrime


A recent study by Website Builder Expert (WBE) revealed the EU countries which are most vulnerable to cyberattacks. Romania ranks third as the most vulnerable country in the EU to cybercrime, with the highest rate of malware events in Europe, ...

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Romania, last in the EU on education expenditure


Romania spent EUR 248 per inhabitant on education in 2015, the lowest sum in the European Union, where the average sum was EUR 1,400, according to an Eurostat study about how much are member states spending on education. In 2015, ...

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Romania, last in the EU on health expenditure

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Romania spent only EUR 340 per inhabitant on health in 2015, the lowest sum in the European Union, where the average was EUR 600 per inhabitant, according to the latest Eurostat statistics on health expenditure. Eurostat says that Member States ...

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Romania, the 10th largest producer of ice cream in the EU

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Romania was the tenth largest producer of ice cream in the European Union last year, with a production of 444.4 million liters, counting for 1.4 percent of the total ice cream production in the EU, totaling 3.2 billion liters, say ...

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President Iohannis awarded ‘Light Unto the Nation’ in the US. ‘Romania will be one of the strongest transatlantic pillars in the EU’


While on official visit to the US, President Klaus Iohannis told the Global Forum of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) that Romania, as NATO and EU member state, will be one of the strongest transatlantic pillars in the European Union, ...

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Romania’s investment rate to GDP in 2016, the lowest in the last 12 years


Romania recorded last year a ratio of investment to GDP of 22.7 percent, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union shows, ranking 7th. Although it exceeds countries like Germany, Spain or Poland, and even above the European average, the ...

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Romania, one of the least visited countries in the EU, Eurostat says

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Romania was among the least sought-after touristic destinations in the European Union in 2015, next to much smaller countries such as Slovakia, Latvia and Luxembourg, according to the latest tourism statistics provided by the Eurostat on Tuesday. Non-residents, meaning foreign ...

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Romania, the sixth cereal producer in EU


The harvested cereal production in the EU amounted to nearly 317 million tonnes, of which common wheat and spelt (48 percent of total EU cereal production) was the most significant, followed by barley (19 percent), grain maize and corn-cob-mix (19 ...

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