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Will Skoda relocate a plant to Romania?

Volkswagen, the group owning the Skoda brand, could soon decide on relocating the plant located in Ukraine, which has failed to meet the expectations. Volkswagen might relocate the plant to Serbia, Milenko Kostic, owner of Auto Cacak, Skoda dealer in ...

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VW investment story goes on – sources say Serbia has been chosen. Romania, out of the race (again)?

Serbian media report that car giant Volkswagen has chosen the neighbouring country for the investment in a new plant, leaving aside Romania, Turkey, Macedonia and Bulgaria. Although Romanian and Bulgaria are EU Member States and could have been favourites, ‘Večernje ...

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Football: Romania, down to 25th position in FIFA rankings

The national football team of Romania is on the 25th position in FIFA rankings, one position down against the end of 2018, according to the FIFA rankings released on Thursday. Early in 2018 Romania was 40th but climbed step by ...

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Volkswagen has chosen Turkey for the new plant in Eastern Europe, sources say. Has Romania lost another opportunity?

German car manufacturer Volkswagen is ready to invest in a plant expected to employ some 5,000 people, and has had on the short list Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey. Sources quoted by Bloomberght.com and taken over by adevarul.ro say the plant ...

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Turkish journalist opposes extradition, asks for political asylum in Romania

Turkish journalist Kamil Demirkaya, employed at Zaman Romania publication, who had been taken into custody by the Romanian authorities while facing extradition, has been heard at the Bucharest Court of Appeal on Thursday, saying he is opposing the extradition and ...

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EBRD revises downwards forecast about Romania’s growth in 2018 and 2019

Romania’s economy is expected to register a 4.2% growth this year, and the economic growth will decrease to 3.6% next year, according to the latest forecasts released on Thursday by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Compared with ...

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GEO on justice laws, scheduled for Monday morning, FM says. President Iohannis promulgates Statute of magistrates

Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu has announced in Parliament on Friday that a Government sitting to adopt the emergency ordinance on the justice laws will take place, „on principle”, on Monday 9 a.m., before PM Dancila leaves for a tour abroad. ...

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