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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

timken klemm

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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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

trenuri iarna zapada

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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