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Romanians’ favorite travel destinations on Easter this year

Big European cities remain the Romanians’ favorite travel destinations, at least for their upcoming Easter holiday. Rome and Barcelona are topping their preferences, reads statistics by momondo.ro, but Romanians will also head to Istanbul, London, Amsterdam, Vienna or Lisbon. While ...

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President Iohannis’ protocol blunders during visit in Italy

President Klaus Iohannis has made two protocol blunders during his state visit to Italy these days. While meeting the mayor of Rome, the Romanian head of state has been announced by the trumpeters but he has not stopped to salute ...

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President Iohannis visit in Italy: Trajan’s Column in Rome, illuminated in the colors of Romania’s flag

President Klaus Iohannis has attended the illumination ceremony of Trajan’s column in Rome in the colors of Romania’s flag-red, yellow and blue on Sunday night. The Romanian head of state has been welcomed by tens of Romanians who live in ...

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President Iohannis to pay the first state visit in 45 years to the country where the largest Romanian community lives

President Klaus Iohannis will pay a state visit to Italy during October 14-17, the first such visit after 45 years. The Romanian President will also attend the inauguration of an exhibition dedicated to the commemoration of 2,000 years since the ...

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Italian Open: Halep, defeated by Svitolina in the final

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, 1st WTA, was defeated on Sunday by Ukrainian player Elina Svitolina, 6-0, 6-4, in the final in the WTA tournament in Rome. Halep lost in just 67 minutes in front of world’s fourth player, Svitolina ...

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Simona Halep defeats Maria Sharapova to advance to the Italian Open final

Top-ranked Simona Halep won her semifinal against Maria Sharapova 4-6, 6-1, 6-4, setting up a repeat of 2017 Italian Open final against Elina Svitolina. Halep dragged behind after an error-strewn first set in which there were nine breaks of serve ...

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Italian Open: Halep defeats Garcia to meet Sharapova in the semi-finals

World No.1 Simona Halep of Romania will stay at the top ranking for at least one more week, as she dispatched No.7 seed Caroline Garcia of France, 6-2, 6-3, on Friday night to reach the semi-finals at the Internazionali BNL ...

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Regional GDP – Bucharest, ahead of Madrid, Berlin and Rome. Gap between Romanian regions increases

The standard of living in the Bucharest-Ilfov region was in 2016 at 139% of the EU average, according to the GDP/capita by the standard purchasing parity power (adjusted to the national prices) conducted by Eurostat. Thus, Bucharest is ahead of ...

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Wizz Tours: Rome, Romanians’ favourite destination in 2017

Last year, 14.62 percent from Romanian tourists who booked vacations through Wizz Tours preferred Rome from their for their vacation, followed by Malta with a 12.56 percent and Larnaca is the third destination on tourists top list (10.60 percent). Exotic ...

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