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News Romania: Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/powerful-wind-storm-kills-romania-170918060357528.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

A storm packing powerful winds ripped off roofs and toppled trees in Romania on Sunday, killing eight people and injuring dozens more, officials and witnesses said. With gusts that reached nearly 100km/h, the storm pounded the area around the western city ...

News Romania: Footage shows moment jewellers is targeted by Romanian gang - This Is Lancashire

News channel or source: http://www.thisislancashire.co.uk/news/15552931.Footage_shows_moment_jewellers_is_targeted_by_Romanian_gang/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Footage shows moment jewellers is targeted by Romanian gangThis Is LancashireTHIS is the first glimpse of the moment a gang known as the Romanian Crime Academy smashed their way into a Blackburn jewellers and stole £450,000 worth of luxury items. Footage of the crime was included in ITV programme Jewel Raiders: Caught on ...and more »

News Romania: Romania's Merry Cemetery offers visitors dark humor

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/romanias-merry-cemetery-offers-visitors-dark-humor-49972570
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Death isn't always tragic, at least not in this Romanian cemetery, where the dead beguile visitors with tales of their lives. The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village of Sapanta is a collection of more than 1,000 elaborate wooden Orthodox crosses ...

News Romania: Posta Romana to buy 180 vehicles from Renault, Ford Romania - SeeNews

News channel or source: https://seenews.com/news/posta-romana-to-buy-180-vehicles-from-renault-ford-romania-584405
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

SeeNewsPosta Romana to buy 180 vehicles from Renault, Ford RomaniaSeeNewsBUCHAREST (Romania), September 22 (SeeNews) - Romanian state-controlled postal operator Posta Romana said on Friday it will buy 180 vehicles from Renault Commercial Roumanie and Ford Romania for about 12.5 million lei ($3.2 million/ 2.7 million ...

News Romania: McKinley plays full game, but Irish U16s go down to defeat in Romania

News channel or source: http://www.donegaldaily.com/2017/09/22/mckinley-plays-full-game-but-irish-u16s-go-down-to-defeat-in-romania/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Ronan McKinley played the full game yesterday, but the Republic of Ireland Under-16s were beaten 2-1 by Romania in Buftea. McKinley played most of a 3-1 loss to the Romanians earlier in the week and was again in the engine room for Paul Osam’s side ...

News Romania: Zacaria Group to develop first private industrial park in Romania's Craiova - SeeNews

News channel or source: https://seenews.com/news/zacaria-group-to-develop-first-private-industrial-park-in-romanias-craiova-584400
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

SeeNewsZacaria Group to develop first private industrial park in Romania's CraiovaSeeNewsBUCHAREST (Romania), September 22 (SeeNews) - Real estate developer Zacaria Group said on Friday that it is moving ahead with the construction works on its business park in Craiova and that it will deliver the first 10,000 sq m by the end of the year.and more »

News Romania: Anastasia Beverly Hills founder fled Romania for business success in U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/money/other/anastasia-beverly-hills-founder-fled-romania-for-business-success-in-us/vi-AAsgp9h
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Anastasia Beverly Hills CEO Anastasia Soare on how she became a business success in the U.S. after fleeing Romania under Dictator Nicolae Ceausescu in 1989.

News Romania: Banned from tennis, Nastase starts new career as diplomat - Lethbridge Herald

News channel or source: http://lethbridgeherald.com/sports/national-sports/2017/09/22/banned-from-tennis-nastase-starts-new-career-as-diplomat/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Banned from tennis, Nastase starts new career as diplomatLethbridge HeraldThe Romanian tennis great has been banned by the International Tennis Federation for two years because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behaviour as Romania's Fed Cup captain. But after a meeting on Friday, Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir ...and more »

News Romania: Romania sells planned 500 mln lei of Oct. 2020 bonds

News channel or source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/international-business/romania-sells-planned-500-mln-lei-of-oct-2020-bonds/articleshow/60780044.cms
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

BUCHAREST, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Romania sold a planned 500 million lei ($129.58 million) worth of Oct. 2020 treasury bonds on Thursday, with the average accepted yield at 1.91 percent, central bank data showed. Debt managers issued the benchmark bond in ...

News Romania: White Night of Galleries takes place in 12 cities across Romania - Romania-Insider.com

News channel or source: https://www.romania-insider.com/white-night-of-galleries-2017/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Romania-Insider.comWhite Night of Galleries takes place in 12 cities across RomaniaRomania-Insider.comFor the first time this year, Petrila, a mining town in Western Romania, is part of the White Night of Galleries program. The town was included because of the cultural projects rolled out there by a group of artists, who have also managed to save from ...

News Romania: How Romania managed to stay ahead of the game in post-Soviet era

News channel or source: http://www.ejinsight.com/20170921-how-romania-managed-to-stay-ahead-of-the-game-in-post-soviet-era/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Earlier, I mentioned how bad the economy of Ukraine has been in recent years. In fact, when it comes to case studies on the economic hardships of former eastern bloc countries, academics would often cite Romania as an example. Today Romania is no longer a ...

News Romania: Sony World Photography Awards on display at Bucharest Photofest - Romania-Insider.com

News channel or source: https://www.romania-insider.com/bucharest-photofest-2017/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Romania-Insider.comSony World Photography Awards on display at Bucharest PhotofestRomania-Insider.comSome of the photographers and filmmakers who will be present in Bucharest for the event are: Niclas Hammarström (Sweden), Nidal M. A. Rohmi (Palestine), Troy Moth (Canada), Polina Shubkina (Russia – Romania), Dean C.K. Cox (SUA – Sweden), Elisa ...

News Romania: Romania on Course to Revamp Its Air Defenses

News channel or source: https://jamestown.org/program/romania-on-course-to-revamp-its-air-defenses/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Faced with Russia’s military buildup in the Black Sea, Romania is set to acquire US-made Patriot anti-aircraft and missile-defense systems as well as 36 F-16 fighters in order to bolster its air-defense capabilities (Hotnews.ro, July 26). Former defense ...

News Romania: Romanian leader cancels visit to Ukraine over language law - Los Angeles Times

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/nation/sns-bc-eu--romania-ukraine-visit-canceled-20170922-story.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Romanian leader cancels visit to Ukraine over language lawLos Angeles TimesRomania's president has canceled a visit to Ukraine next month to protest a law that critics say would infringe on the rights of ethnic minorities there. In remarks late Thursday in New York where he is attending the United Nations General Assembly ...and more »

News Romania: Romania: prosecutors launch criminal probe against deputy PM

News channel or source: http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/romania-prosecutors-launch-criminal-probe-against-deputy-pm
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

BUCHAREST, Romania — Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have initiated a criminal inquiry against one of the country’s three deputy prime ministers over allegations of abuse of office during a land transfer. Prosecutors said in a statement Friday ...

News Romania: Dracula Film Festival opens in central Romania city - Romania-Insider.com

News channel or source: https://www.romania-insider.com/dracula-film-festival-romania-2017/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Romania-Insider.comDracula Film Festival opens in central Romania cityRomania-Insider.comThe fifth edition of the Dracula Film Festival, an event dedicated to horror and fantasy films, will take place in the central Romania city of Brasov between October 18 and October 22. In Brasov, the festival will hold screenings at the Sică ...

News Romania: Multilateralism is the only clear path for tackling today’s challenges, Romania tells UN

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57621
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

20 September 2017 – People across the globe suffer from war, poverty, inequality and injustice, the President of Romania told the United Nations General Assembly today, citing rising tensions over cultural identity and faith along with terrorist attacks ...

News Romania: Romania: prosecutors launch criminal probe against deputy PM - MetroNews Canada

News channel or source: http://www.metronews.ca/news/world/2017/09/22/romania-prosecutors-launch-criminal-probe-against-deputy-pm.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

MetroNews CanadaRomania: prosecutors launch criminal probe against deputy PMMetroNews CanadaIn this photo taken on Jan. 4, 2017, Romanian Deputy Premier Sevil Shhaideh attends a parliament session in Bucharest, Romania. Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have initiated a criminal inquiry against a deputy prime minister on suspicion of abuse ...and more »

News Romania: 2017 Palme d'Or winner opens film festival in Bucharest - Romania-Insider.com

News channel or source: https://www.romania-insider.com/2017-palme-dor-film-festival-bucharest-2017/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Romania-Insider.com2017 Palme d'Or winner opens film festival in BucharestRomania-Insider.comThe festival was initiated in 2010 by Romanian director Cristian Mungiu, a winner of a Palme d'Or in 2007 and of several other awards at various editions of the Cannes film festival, with the support of Thierry Frémaux, the general delegate of the ...