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Eurostat: Romanians, among the Europeans most glued to screens outside of work

Romania - fourth retail growth in the EU in January

A survey carried out in 15 EU countries between 2008 and 2015 shows that the time outside work that adults spend on screen-related activities, such as watching TV or other media, playing computer games, or other screen-based activities, ranges from ...

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Warning strike in the health system

Update: Health system administrative staff threatens with protests, general strike postponed

Employees of the health system are staging a two-hour warning strike on Monday, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Trade unions announced they had also gathered all signatures to initiate general strike on Friday, May 11. Hospitals are picketed by ...

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Resolute Castle 2018 to kick off in Cincu

Resolute Castle 2018 to kick off in Cincu

The opening ceremonies for Resolute Castle 18 will be held at the Joint National Training Center, Cincu, Romania, at 10 a.m. May 11, 2018, the US Embassy informs. Resolute Castle 18 is a six-month exercise supported by the South Carolina ...

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Anticommunist dissident Doina Cornea dies aged almost 89

Anticommunist dissident Doina Cornea dies aged almost 89

Anticommunist dissident Doina Cornea has died at her home, on the night of Thursday to Friday, aged almost 89. Doina Cornea was ill for a long time. The news of her death was confirmed by her son Leontin Iuhas. Doina ...

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GRECO warns that legislative initiatives in some EU states, including Romania, risk affecting the anti-corruption fight

Council of Europe’s GRECO anti-corruption organism requests Romania information regarding the amendments to laws of justice

The Group of States Against Corruption (GRECO) warns that new legislative initiatives in some European countries risk disrupting previously adopted reforms to strengthen corruption prevention, which could represent violations of the anti-corruption standards of the Council of Europe, the report ...

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Man from Arad County bitten by viper hidden under the hood

Man from Arad County bitten by viper hidden under the hood

A man in Arad County (western Romania) has been taken to the hospital after being bitten by a viper that jumped out from under the hood of the car. The 52-year-old man had been previously with his family on a ...

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