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Life expectancy in Romania exceeds 75 years

In Romania, life expectancy has exceeded 75 years and a half. The figures released by the National Statistics Institute (INS) reveal that in counties such as Valcea and Brasov life expectancy is close to 80 years. The counties with inhabitants ...

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New gas resources revealed by OMV Petrom in Oltenia

OMV Petrom has discovered new gas resources near its facilities in Valcea county, Oltenia region, the company has announced on Thursday. The oil well Mamu 4317 has been drilled near the Mamu deposit, at a depth of 4,400 metres and ...

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BNR Governor warns wages should fit the “economy’s shell”, says Parliament should decide if he is fit at 70 for a further term

In a message on Wednesday, National Bank Governor, Mugur Isarescu, said the wages have grown, but calls for prudence so that they fit the “economy’s shell.” “The wages, including the minimum wage, have grown on the market, regardless of the ...

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22 tourists, nine children included, blocked on a mountain peak in Vâlcea

Mountain rescuers are trying to save 22 tourists, nine children included, who are stuck on Roman Peak in Vâlcea, due to an impracticable road, covered with snow. The tourists have asked for help by phone and the mountain rescuers and ...

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Code Yellow for rainfall, wind and snowy blizzards as of Friday evening

The National Meteorological Administration (ANM) has issued on Friday a Code Yellow warning for heavy rain, wind intensification and snowy blizzards in the high mountainous area, valid as of this evening in 15 counties in the northwest, centre and southwest. ...

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Code Orange for abundant rainfall in 5 counties and Code Yellow for showers and wind in other 13 counties

The National Meteorology Administration (ANM) has issued on Sunday a Code Orange for rainfall and wind gusts in five counties in central and northwest Romania, and a Code Yellow warning for bad weather in 13 counties in Moldavia, Muntenia and ...

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Members of the DJ Project band seriously injured in car crash

Members of the DJ Project band, Gino Manzotti, DJ Maxx and Mira have been seriously injured in a car accident on DN7, in Valcea county on Monday when a truck overturned on the road and hit two vehicles. The condition ...

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Serious accident on Transalpina as car falls into precipice. The driver, taken over by a SMURD helicopter

A serious accident occurred on Transalpina near the border between Vâlcea and Hunedoara counties, gds.ro informs. In the car were a 24-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman. The car fell into a precipice. As a result of a phone call ...

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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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