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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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Update: Sebastian Ghita’s brother-in-law, businessman Bogdan Padiu – remanded by DNA in file probing EUR 50m bribe involving the former MP

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Sebastian Ghita’s brother-in-law, Crisrtian Anastasescu and businessman Bogdan padiu have been remanded, Monday evening, by the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) Ploiesti prosecutors, after several hours of hearings. The two left the DNA Ploiesti offices handcuffed after hearing which lasted at ...

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Anti-corruption prosecutor resigns over alleged discreditable recordings


Anti-corruption prosecutor Mircea Negulescu on Wednesday resigned after several audio footages have been released with the prosecutor allegedly talking to the wife of a defendant. “Considering an audio footage was released in the public space containing a dialogue assigned to ...

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A2, A3, A4 highways, seaports closed due to snow and blizzard. 80 trains cancelled, Braila County – isolated. Code Orange alert lifted, snowfalls prevail in 11 counties

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Update: The National Meteorology Administration (ANM) lifted the Code Orange alert for blizzard, but maintained the Code Yellow warning for snowfalls in 11 counties in southeastern country, as well as the Code Yellow alert for frost countrywide. The counties still ...

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Ex-MP Sebastian Ghita doesn’t show up at the Police

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Former MP Sebastian Ghita did not show up at the Police center in Ploiesti on Thursday within the judicial control. The Police is expected to inform the High Court of Cassation and Justice that Ghita has broken the preventive measure. ...

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BAT to invest EUR 1 bn in Romania, expanding the factory in Ploiesti


British American Tobacco (BAT), one of the world’s biggest cigarette manufacturers, will invest EUR1 billion in Romania in the next five years, expanding its plant in Ploiesti. The unit will become the second largest cigarette factory in Europe, a press invitation ...

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6th edition of Russian Culture Days celebrated in five cities in Romania

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The 6th edition of the Russian Culture Days are near, with five major events taking place in five Romanian cities: Bucharest, Craiova, Ploiesti, Zalau and Satu Mare. Already an autumn tradition in Romania, the Russian cultural event will kick off ...

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