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Rockwool to invest EUR 50 M in a stone wool factory in Romania; 150 direct jobs to be created


Denmark-based Rockwool Group invests almost EUR 50 million in its first stone wool factory in Romania, near Ploiesti, in Prahova County, a press release informs. Covering approximately 30 hectares in the Aricestii – Rahtivani commune, Rockwool’s new manufacturing facility will ...

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President Iohannis: The parallel state – rather a bad joke. ‘I’m not afraid of being suspended’. Law on Patriot missiles to be promulgated

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President Iohannis said on Wednesday in Ploiesti that he is not afraid of being suspended, adding that he does not believe Romanians would wish such a thing and thus answer a question about the possible suspension after the accusations brought ...

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Update: President Iohannis travels to Ploiesti by train

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President Klaus Iohannis has taken the train to Ploiesti on Wednesday, where he is to attend the debate “Romania’s cities 100 years after the Great Union”. “On the way to Ploiesti, to discuss about the smart future of the cities ...

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French company MBDA wants to assemble missiles in Romania


MBDA missile giant plans to produce missile components in Ploiesti, Romania, as well as to assemble missiles and provide their maintenance, after the Romanian staff is trained in the factories in France, if a contract is clinched. MBDA has signed ...

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Mom from Ploiesti won her unborn baby’s right to life in court

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A young woman from Ploiesti won her unborn baby girl’s right to life in court after the Prahova Health Insurance House had refused to issue a medical form that the woman badly needed to take her baby girl in Germany ...

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Maths teacher cuts ‘long hair’ of two 7th grade schoolboys in Ploiesti

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A high school in Ploiesti is the pipeline after a maths teacher has cut the hair of two seventh grade schoolboys during the class on Friday. Magdalena Vasile, who has been teaching mathematics for 27 years at the “Alexandru Ioan ...

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Alka Group to invest over EUR 11.5 M in a new production unit in Ploiesti

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Alka Group, one of the leading FMCG players in the region, is investing over EUR 11.5 million in building a new production capacity for biscuits and salted snacks, in Ploiesti, a press release informs. This will be a full chain ...

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World leading car parts manufacturer to invest EUR 30 M in Romania

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Japan-based Calsonic Kansei, one of the world’s leading car parts manufacturers, is expanding to Romania and invests EUR 30 million in a new electronic parts factory in Ploiesti, creating almost 300 new jobs, Ministry for the Business Environment announced in ...

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Sebastian Ghita, acquitted in the file where he is charged with bribing ex-Ploiesti mayor

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Romania’s Supreme Court has acquitted former deputy and businessman Sebastian Ghita in the trial where he is investigated for bribery, abetment in abuse of office and money laundering, next to former mayor of Ploiesti, Iulian Badescu. The former mayor, tried ...

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CHEP, in partnership with Mainfreight, invests EUR 600,000 in upgrading the Service Center in Ploiesti


CHEP, global provider pallet and container pooling services, part of Australia-based Brambles, strengthens its position on the Romanian Supply Chain market by investing in the modernization of the Service Center of Mainfreight warehouse in Ploiesti. It’s about a semi-automatic line ...

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