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Cosmetics market turnover of RON 5.5bn. Romanians spend EUR 40 a year on such products

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The turnover of the cosmetics and perfumery market exceeded RON 5.5 billion last year, but has not reached its full potential, an analysis revealed on Wednesday informs. “Considering the significant increase in consumption resulting from tax decisions in 2016, the ...

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Dacia car registrations in France, up by 5.6 pc in February


Registrations of new Dacia cars in France recorded an increase of 5.6 percent in annual rate, at 8,838 units, according to the Comite des Constructeurs Français d’Automobiles (CCFA). Dacia car registrations in France on the French market have registered an ...

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Day 20: Thousands defied rain in Bucharest, other cities, asking for no more corruption, Gov’t resignation. Romanian protests, copied in Europe

Photo credit: Mihut Savu, Epoch Times Romania, Facebook

About 2,000 people took to the street again in Bucharest despite cold and naggy rain to call on the Government’s, ruling coalition leaders’ resignation and chanting anti-corruption slogans. Other thousands joined rallied in other cities in Romania. Many protesters in ...

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‘How to steal EUR 5m diamonds from France’?

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A Romanian stole two diamonds and two rings worth EUR 5 M in France, with Romanian anti-organized crime prosecutors capturing the man while trying to bring part of the catch in Bucharest. He is now under preventive arrest. Romanian George ...

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New Dacia car registrations in France, up by 13.4 pc in 2016


Romanian brand Dacia ended last year on positive trend on French car market. Registration of new Dacia cars in France grew by 13.4 percent in 2016, to 110,529 units, meaning a market share of 5.48 percent, according to the Comite ...

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Why prosecutors wanted doctor Burnei behind bars?

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Doctor Gheorghe Burnei from “Marie Curie” Hospital for children represents through his defective medical activity a real danger for his minor patients’ health condition and life, reads the Prosecutor’s Office’s document asking for the doctor’s preventive arrest. Prosecutors say that ...

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Francois Hollande – not to stand for re-election as French president


François Hollande has become the first president in modern French history to decide not to run for re-election in a shock prime time announcement that paves the way for a war of succession on the Left. The live announcement from ...

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‘At the highest level, there’s just hostile rhetoric against Russia,’ Ambassador Kuzmin says

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Russia is annoyed that Romania hosts NATO troops, says the Russian Ambassador in Bucharest Valeri Kuzmin, in an interview granted to Realitatea TV. The envoy denies Romania being caught between pro-Russian states. Kuzmin claims the ‘historical reconciliation’ between Romania and ...

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20% more foreign tourists visited Romania in 2016 compared to last year

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The number of foreign tourists visiting Romania increased by 20% this year compared to 2015. According to the vice-president of the Romanian Tourism Employer Federation, Gheorghe Fodoreanu, the number went up to 1.3 million in 2016. The tourism authorities assess ...

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