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Tennis: Monica Niculescu wins Limoges Open

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Romanian tennis player Monica Niculescu on Sunday won the Engie Open de Limoges tournament, in France, with total prize money worth USD 115,000, after she defeated in the final German player Antonia Lottner, 6-4, 6-2. Monica Niculescu (30) fifth seeded, ...

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Romanian Film director Cristian Mungiu awarded the French Legion of Honor

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Film director Cristian Mungiu received France’s highest distinction – the Legion of Honor in the rank of Knight, presented by French ambassador in Bucharest Michele Ramis on Thursday night. Cristian Mungiu is the winner of the Cannes Film Festival Palme ...

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A doctor left Romania every six hours last year


Romania is the country with the fewest doctors in the EU reported to the number of inhabitants (only 2.5 compared to the European average of 3.4), sad statistics reveal. Over 14,000 doctors have left the country in the past ten ...

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Egypt approves the wheat supply from Romania, previously rejected because it contains poppy seeds


Egyptian prosecutors announced on Sunday that they have approved a decision to sift the wheat delivered by Romania, which was previously rejected by the Cairo Quarantine Authority on grounds that it contains poppy seeds, Reuters reports, quoted by Romanian media. ...

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Romanian mountain climber, dies on Mont Blanc, in France


A Romanian mountain climber died on Friday on Mont Blanc in France after falling 600 meters in a crevasse. The news of the Romanian death was released by the French media. The 38-year-old man was accompanied by another person who ...

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Oracle to transfer to Romania most of European hardware support, sources say

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Oracle is cutting costs by shifting pan-European hardware support to Romania in a move that could see hundreds of existing staff made redundant, multiple insiders have told ‘The Register’. Figures provided by one Oracle staffer, who spoke to us on ...

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Focus film festival dedicated to Ronit Elkabetz opened in Bucharest with “The Band’s Visit” screening

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FOCUS film festival: RONIT ELKABETZ opened in Bucharest on Wednesday night, with Elvire Popesco Cinema hosting the screening of „The Band’s Visit” featuring the iconic Israeli actress. The festival running September 6,8 and 10, with the support of Israel and ...

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