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Healthcare: Diana Paun : Romania should follow the European trend towards patient-centered healthcare policies

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Romania should follow the European trend towards patient-centered healthcare policies and ensure the sustainability of the healthcare system, senior adviser Diana Paun said on Monday. "We are fast approaching the year 2019, when Romania takes over the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union and has the opportunity to bring topics of interest to the agenda, but also to be fully in line with the European project and the themes advocated by the ...

Health Observatory: Romania among EU's top 5 by use of antibiotics

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


Romania is ranked among EU's top 5 heaviest consumers of antibiotics, a situation which favors the emergence of treatment resistant bacteria, the Romanian Health Observatory (ORS) said in a report this Friday. "The high consumption of antibiotics has turned Romania into one of the European countries with the highest rates of proliferation of ...

Infrastructure : Romanian Govt. to borrow EUR 35 mln from World Bank for highway

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Romanian Government approved on Wednesday, November 15, a loan of up to EUR 35 million from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) for preliminary activities on the construction of the Ploiesti-Brasov highway. IBRD is part of the World Bank group, romania-insider.com ...

Real Estate: Industrial, logistics and offices are drivers of Romanian real estate market in Q3

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The industrial, logistics and office sectors in Bucharest were the drivers of the real estate development market in the first nine months of the year, while the retail sector recorded the lowest growth rate in terms of projects delivered in this period of time, according to the latest market report published by JLL, Bucharest City Report quoted by Business Review. Over 215,000 sqm were delivered in the Romanian industrial market between January and ...

Demand for offices in Bucharest reaches 45,000 sqm in Q3

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The new demand for office space in Bucharest reached 45,000 sqm in the third quarter of this year and 134,000 sqm in the first nine months, according to real estate consultancy firm Colliers, romania-insider.com informs.Companies in IT and outsourcing dominated generated most of the ...

"Real Estate Analyses" report: În Q3, a relatively constant level as compared to the second quarter

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The asking prices for the dwellings put on the market countrywide held steady in the third quarter of 2017, at a relatively constant level as compared to the second quarter, but became cheaper by 9.7 pct, as compared to 2016, according to an analysis carried out by a real estate portal sent on last Tuesday. According to the analysis, this stagnation is exclusively due to depreciation trend recorded by apartments in Bucharest, given that countrywide, the ...

CTP buys Phoenix Logistics Center for EUR 7 M, fully leased by DB Schenker

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

CTP makes a new key acquisition near Bucharest, romaniajournal.ro informs. It’s about Phoenix Logistics Center (PLC), that was bought with approximately EUR 7 million from the Dutch company LSREF3 Alpha Dutch Holdings B.V., in the second quarter of 2017, a press release informs. PLC was integrated in CTPark Bucharest and is located in Chiajna, at the crossroad between A1 motorway and “Centura” ring road, at only 10 kilometres distance ...

IT and outsourcing companies, the main drivers of office space demand. 45,000 sqm leased in Bucharest this Q3

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The Bucharest office market saw a net take-up of close to 45,000 sqm in this year’s third quarter, romaniajournal.ro reports. According to data from the real estate consultancy company Colliers International, the demand came mostly from IT and BPO/SSC companies, including from the new entries in the market: Amazon, GoPro and Systematic. The leasing transactions volume was lower in Q3 2017, compared with the same period last year. The gross ...

Cars: Logan, Duster and Sandero in top 25 of best sold cars in Russia

Tuesday, November 14, 2017


Duster, Logan and Sandero were in the top of best sold 25 car models in Russia in October, according to data published by the Association of European Business, while deliveries of automobiles and light commercial vehicles went up by 17.3% to 148,597 units, compared to the same period of 2016, Reuters informs. It is the 8th month on a row of sales increase by 10%, a sign showing that the Russian automobile market comes back after four years of ...

NEXT-E consortium and EU sign a grant agreement to deploy 252 fast and ultra-chargers for Electric Vehicles across CEE

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

· The network of 222 fast chargers and 30 ultra-chargers for EV (Electric Vehicles) will connect six countries in CEE along main roads on the  EU's core transport network · The largest grant ever given by the EU’s Connecting Europe Facility for any EV project, amounts to EUR 18.84 million The NEXT-E network will be interoperable within the ...

Tourism : Romania to implement IT system for tourism activities inventory in 2018

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Romania will implement an IT system in 2018 for tourism activities inventory, said this Wednesday Mircea Dobre, the minister of Tourism, during debates within the economic Commission, industries and services of the Senate, business-review.eu informs. „The soft that the Special Telecommunications Service ...

Healthcare: Second Palestinian-Romanian International Medical Congress organised în Ramallah

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Major General Nidal Abu Dukhan, commander of the Palestinian national security forces, said on Thursday in Ramallah that Palestine is interested collaborating with Romania, especially in the area of training for special emergency interventions in extreme situations, such as hostage taking, but also in first-aid classes for disasters. Abu Dukhan proposed that the theoretical stage of the specialist training be conducted in Palestine, and physical training in ...

Five hospitals will get radiotherapy equipment to treat cancer patients

Tuesday, November 14, 2017


The Constanta, Galati and Baia Mare county hospitals, the Bucharest Oncology Institute and the Elias Emergency University Hospital will get radiotherapy equipment, to treat cancer patients. On Thursday, the Government hosted the signing ceremony for the equipping of the five facilities with complete radiotherapy systems. The contracts were signed by Romanian Health Minister Florian Bodog and Jaroslaw Lange, a representative of Elekta Limited UK, the supplier ...

Telecom. IT: Brussels thinks interconnection prices are high and investigates ANCOM suggestion to maintain them at 2014 level

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The European Commission began a thorough investigation on the suggestion made by ANCOM to maintain interconnection prices at the level established in 2014, based on old data, a press release issued by the European Executive shows. Brussels points out that the level of those prices in Romania remains high compared to that of other countries and the Romanian  authority has not justified its proposal. The reduction of those prices, which means lower prices for people who ...

Trade: Online sale increase in Romania

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Specialists’ estimates on Romanian online trade for the following years show an increase tendency in the sale volume. In the last years the balance of online sales started to grow in Romania. Interest shifted gradually from electronic and household appliances, clothes and footwear to pet shops, gifts, flowers and even food. One of the main reasons for which sales shift to online belongs to social and technological factors: ...

Black Friday 2017 in Romania: 7th year

Tuesday, November 14, 2017


Black Friday 2017 in Romania has already started among many online retailers which decided to begin the purchase fever since the end of October. The “sale feast”, now at the 7th edition, promises to exceed the organizers’ expectations. Imported from the US in 2011 by online retailers Flanco and eMAG, Black Friday was successful among Romanians, a fact proved by a study made by the online marketing agency Today’s which, following ...

Real Estate: CTP reaches 700,000 sqm of industrial spaces in Q4 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The real estate developer CTP had a portfolio growth of 73 percent and reached more than 700,000 square meters of industrial spaces in Romania in the last quarter of 2017, business-review.eu reports. The company has a total market value of EUR 364 million and over 180,000 square meters GLA in Romania were built by CTP. Strategic clients from 7 parks owned by CTP signed new leasing agreements in the first three quarters of 2017. The vacancy rate of the ...

Eurostat: In Romania, 96 percent of the population was owning their dwelling in 2016

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

 Romania is number one in the European Union in terms of the share of the population owning their dwelling, 96 percent in 2016 as against an EU average of 69.3 percent, according to data released on Thursday by the European Statistical Office (Eurostat). In 2016, there were more owners than tenants in every EU member state. The highest share of the population owning their dwelling was registered in Romania (where 96.0 percent were owners), ahead of ...

Almost 600 000 real estate sales in the first ten months of 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Real estate sales in the first ten months of this year stood at 512,935 units, with the bulk of the deals - 65,963 in Bucharest, the National Cadastre and Property Advertising Agency said in a release on Monday. In October 2017 nationwide building sales amounted to 61,863. Most building sales over the entire 10-month reporting period were registered in Bucharest - 65,963; Cluj - 34,802 and Ilfov - 30,022. At the opposite end the counties with the fewest ...

Owners of historic buildings in Romania exempt from tax on building

Tuesday, November 7, 2017


Owners of buildings classified as historic monuments will be exempt from paying tax on these buildings from next year, reports Profit.ro quoted ...

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