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US Ambassador to Romania donates for the Transylvanian Saxon fortified churches

Agarbiciu fortified church

The U.S. Embassy announced on Thursday that Ambassador Hans Klemm is donating $59,300 to the Superior Consistory of the Evangelic Church Sibiu under the auspices of the special U.S. Department of State program called the “Ambassador Fund for Cultural Preservation.” ...

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Sibiu: Shelters for bus passengers, built 30m away from bus stops


It seems the frenzy of building fast has hit the central Romania town of Sibiu. According to turnulsfatului.ro, downtown Sibiu, on Semaforului St. the shelters for bus passengers have been built no less than 30 metres away from the bus ...

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TAROM passenger airliner intercepted by Hungarian military aircraft

tarom boeing 737

Hungarian military planes took off on Friday to intercept a passenger airliner that had entered the Hungarian airspace without notice, the Hungarian Ministry of Defence, quoted by MTI, informs. The Boeing-737passenger plane was flying from Munich (Germany) to Sibiu (Romania). ...

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Transilvania Train, a new unique travel concept in Romania

Transilvania Train

A new travel concept, unique in Romania, was launched for the tourists eager to explore the most exquisite regions in Transylvania and to discover its culture and ancestral traditions. Globe 365 and Free Spirit travel agencies are behind the „Transilvania ...

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Top three counties that contribute most to Romania’s budget


The counties of Ilfov, Brasov and Sibiu contribute most to the country’s budget. At the opposite end stand Vaslui and Olt counties. Bucharest is above all counties in this regard. More than RON 43 billion was collected last year from ...

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President Iohannis to spend Easter in Sibiu

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President Klaus Iohannis will spend Easter celebrations in Sibiu, next to his family, the Presidential Administration informed. Klaus Iohannis and his wife spent Easter in Sibiu last year, too. The presidential couple attended the Resurrection service at the Roman-Catholic Church ...

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eMAG chooses Sibiu to open its largest showroom outside Bucharest

eMAG showroom

Local largest online retailer eMAG has opened on Friday in Sibiu, the largest showroom outside Bucharest, a press release informs. The company estimates to deliver in the new unit more than 80,000 orders annually. As a first, eMAG will implement ...

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The 15yo teen girl who died in Sibiu while making a selfie would have killed herself after playing the Blue Whale game

police suicide

Turnabout in the case of the 15-year-old teen girl who died in Sibiu while making a selfie on top of a ten-floor block of flats. Prosecutors investigating her case say that she apparently committed suicide, as she was playing the ...

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The heart shaped chestnut in Sibiu viral on the Internet again

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A chestnut in Sibiu got viral on the Internet due to its heart shaped treetop. The chestnut near the city’s center started to green, with passers-by queuing to capture it on their cameras. The tree hasn’t had this shape until ...

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Sibiu and Timisoara, “Cities of Tomorrow” on investors’ top priority list


Romanian cities have huge urban potential, head of the Office of Urban Studies, Munich, Peter Zlonicky, stated, attending the 5th edition of ‘Cities of Tomorrow – competitive regions, cities & communities’, an event organizes by German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and ...

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