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Earthquake of 4.6 degrees on Richter scale shakes Vrancea region, Bucharest

An earthquake with the magnitude of 4.6 on Richter scale has shaken Vrancea region at 12.24h on Wednesday, at the depth of 128 km. Initially the quake was considered of 4.7 degrees magnitude, but was revised. At 12.24:49, Romania’s time, ...

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71 localities in 15 counties affected by floods. Code RED in two counties, code yellow in half of the country

The Interior Ministry (MAI) has announced Wednesday morning that 71 localities in 15 counties are affected by floods (Argeş, Braşov, Buzău, Călăraşi, Covasna, Dolj, Dâmboviţa, Giurgiu, Harghita, Ilfov, Mureş, Prahova, Olt, Teleorman, Vaslui) and Bucharest. “In Homorod, Brasov County, 6 ...

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3.8 degrees quake shakes Vrancea region

Three earthquakes have taken place on the night of Monday to Tuesday in Vrancea region. The first one, the biggest, took place after midnight, followed by two smaller quakes. The biggest quake took place at 0.15h and had 3.8 degrees ...

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Code Orange for snowfall and blizzard in seven counties in central Romania. Rains in most of the country

The National Meteorology Administration has issued on Sunday two alerts for bad weather: a code yellow warning for rainfall and strong wind and a code orange alert for snowfall and blizzard, to come into force as of Monday. Meteorologists have ...

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Târgu-Mureş Airport – rehabilitation works of almost EUR 12m

Transilvania Airport Târgu-Mureş will be rehabilitated by almost EUR 12 million. Among other things, the take-off/landing runway will be repaired as well as the boarding/disembarking platform. According to a communiqué sent on Thursday by the Mureş County Council, four offers ...

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President Iohannis welcomed in Harghita with autonomist claims and the Szekler anthem. What did he retort?

President Klaus Iohannis is paying a working visit to Harghita, Covasna and Vrancea counties on Tuesday. Earlier he arrived in Miercurea Ciuc, where he was welcomed with autonomist messages and the Szekler anthem. About 30 people waited for the head ...

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Winter is back in central Romania! Localities without electricity, narrow traffic

Due to heavy snowfalls in central Romania, mainly in mountainous areas, the traffic has been affected, whereas passenger trains register delays. Local authorities have warned of avalanche risks in several areas. Meteorologists have issued Code Orange and Code Yellow warnings ...

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New ski slope available in Romania

A new ski slope was opened in Romania this winter by a private investment. The new ski destination is in Covasna county (central Romania), somewhere between Barcani and Valea Mare localities. The slope has almost 600 m long and boasts ...

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The lowest temperature this winter: -22 degrees C in Miercurea Ciuc

Meteorologists have announced that the lowest temperature this winter, of minus 22 degrees Celsius, was recorded on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday in Harghita County, in Miercurea Ciuc. On the night of Tuesday to Wednesday, around 3.30h, the temperature ...

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