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Update: Annual inflation rate up to 5pc in March, highest since June 2013. Statistics Institute to be subordinated to the PM. PNL requests Dancila’s resignation

The annual inflation rate reached 5% in March 2018, up from 4.7% in the previous month, given a 6.57% increase of non-food goods prices, 4.01% increase of foodstuff and 2.9% of services. A higher annual inflation rate was recorded in ...

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Net average wage earnings up by 11.2pc in February y.o.y.

The net average wage earnings increased in February to RON 2,487, i.e. 11.2%, against February 2017, the National Statistics Institute informs on Wednesday. In January, the net average wage earnings increased by 8%, to RON 2,484, as compared to January ...

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Romania, the highest income inequality in the European Union

Romania recorded the highest inequality of income in the European Union (EU) in 2015, followed by Lithuania and Bulgaria, according to the National Statistics Institute (INS). “In Romania, the income inequality is higher than the average across the European Union. ...

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Competition Council warns: Prices might further increase

A report released on Thursday by the Competition Council (CC) reads that, over short and medium term, the prices might further increase. “It’s likely that over short and medium term the prices will increase further: the National Bank of Romania ...

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Annual inflation rate up to 1.8pc in September

The annual inflation rate rose to 1.8% in September, up from 1.2% in August, the National Statistics Institute (INS) informs on Wednesday. The prices rose by 0.5% in September against August this year. “Consumer prices in September 2017, as compared ...

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INS revises the GDP increase estimates for Q2 to 6.1pc

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 6.1% as gross series and by 5.9% as seasonally adjusted series in Q2 2017 as compared to Q2 2016, according to the figures released on Tuesday by the National Statistics Institute (INS). In ...

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Unemployment rate down to 5.1pc in August

The unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points in August against the previous month, to 5.1%, the National Statistics Institute (INS) informs. “The number of unemployed (aged 15-74) estimated in August 2017 was of 465,000, down against the previous month ...

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Pensioners have higher incomes than freelancers

Pensioners ranked second, after employees, by level of monthly income, last year, according to the National Statistics Institute (INS). One employee had an average monthly income of RON 1,316.9 per month, followed by a pensioner with RON 864.23 and a ...

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Trade deficit up by 33.1pc to over EUR 6.82bn in seven months

Romania’s trade deficit has increased by 33.1% in the first seven months of this year as compared to the same period of 2016, to over EUR 6.824 billion, the National Statistics Institute (INS) informs on Monday. During January 1-July 31, ...

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