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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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Environment Minister signs order for the killing of 140 bears


Environment Minister Gratiela Gavrilescu (photo 2) has signed on Friday an order by which 140 wild bears will be killed, despite the protests of animal lovers, who blame the initiative. “I confirm this. I have signed this order. There’s no ...

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Former WBA Lightweight World Champion, Leonard Doroftei, wants to leave for Canada

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Former WBA Lightweight World Champion, Leonard Doroftei, is disappointed that he is to evaluate the premises of his pub-restaurant in Ploiesti (60km north of Bucharest). He claims he would move to Montreal, Canada, digisport.ro informs. Information surfaced last week that ...

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Where is it easier for Romanian entrepreneurs to start a business?

Romanian entrepreneurs

Romanian entrepreneurs face different regulatory hurdles depending on where they establish their businesses. Implementation of business regulations as well as efficiency of public agencies vary within the country. Largest differences can be seen in contract enforcement, getting electricity and dealing ...

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Timken opens new ball-bearings plant near Ploiesti. US Ambassador Hans Klemm attends inauguration

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Timken, the world leader in the cone roller bearing market, organized on Tuesday the opening ceremony and official visits of its new production facility near Ploiesti. This company’s second plant in Romania responds to the global demand for conical roller ...

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Calsonic Kansei to build new plant in Romania

Calsonic Kansei

Japan-based Calsonic Kansei, one of the world’s leading car parts manufacturers, will build a new factory in Romania in 2018, creating 370 new jobs and where will transfer the production in Asia, Ministry for Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship announced ...

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Which are the cities with the poorest and the best air quality in Romania?

Ploiesti air quality

A recent air quality index in Romania analyzed the citizens’ perceptions on the air quality in the cities and district where they live. The study conducted by Storia.ro in partnership with D&D Research, three cities in Romania were designated as ...

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Commissioner Cretu warns Romania risks infringement procedures on wage hikes. Poor EU funds absorption affects other countries as well

Corina Cretu

European Commissioner for Regional Policies Corina Cretu has warned on Monday that, if the government cannot prove it can support the increases of wages and pensions and that the budget deficit can be met, Romania might go in the infringement ...

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Secondary cities to be turned into Romania’s growth engines

Cluj-Napoca city, view from above   /   photo source: seedfortech.ro

An analysis prepared by the World Bank (WB) for the Ministry of Regional Development and Public Administration (MRDPA) indicates that Romania’s capital, Bucharest, and seven secondary cities – Brasov, Cluj-Napoca, Constanta, Craiova, Iasi, Ploiesti and Timisoara – are currently generating ...

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