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New subway section in Bucharest operational as of H2 2018

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Bucharesters will be able to take the subway on a new line as of the second half of 2018, Metrorex director Marin Aldea announced on Thursday The new section is Valea Ialomitei-Eroilor of the Drumul Taberei subway line 5. Trains ...

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Romanians spend RON 2bn per year on fast-food

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Romanians spend every year some RON 2 billion in fast-food restaurants, having McDonald’s and KFC, ‘Ziarul financiar’ informs, following data released by Euromonitor. Besides the two big players, there is Subway and the chains of shaorma food. Euromonitor analysts say ...

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Gov’t gives green light to expropriations for the Metro Line 6

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The Government has approved in its Thursday sitting to start the expropriation proceedings of the buildings on the route of the upcoming Metro Line 6 in Bucharest, linking Gara de Nord to Henri Coanda (Otopeni) International Airport. The individual sums ...

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Are you sleepless? Come to the Night of Museums event on Saturday night

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The Night of Museums 2017 is running this Saturday, with 145 museums and partners opening their gates in 45 cities from the country, offering free access to visitors. All museums and other partner institutions will be open until midnight, and ...

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Drumul Taberei metro line, ready in April 2018

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The works on the subway line 5 that will link Drumul Taberei District to the Bucharest’s center will be over at the end of April next year, the Romanian Transport minister announced in Parliament on Thursday, as quoted by Digi24. ...

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Two more tube stations in Bucharest

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The Bucharest subway will have two more stations as of Friday: Laminorului and Straulesti. However, the opening comes two years later than scheduled. When works started, the completion deadline was April 2015. However, Metrorex has still to finish radio communication, ...

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Bucharest mayor wants the subway and road ring subordinated to the city hall

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Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea wants to have the subway and the Capital’s ring road under the city hall’s command. Currently, Metrorex, the state-owned company operating the Bucharest’s subway and the ring road are managed by the Transport ministry. The city ...

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

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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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