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Lancia and Chrysler in top of expensive automobile registrations in first 8 months

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

About 1,200 expensive new and second hand cars were registered in Romania in the first 8 months of 2017, most of them Lancia and Chrysler, while in the sports car category there were 16 Ferrari and seven Lamborghini cars, according to DRPCIV data. The rare automobile category includes 1,188 new and second hand units registered in the same period of time, most of them Lancia, with 577 units, on the rise 11 times compared to 2016, all of them second ...

Tourism: Balneary tourism grew by 18-20% this year

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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Balneary tourism recorded a 20% increase this year, while sea tourism grew by 10-12% compared to 2016, says Dragos Raducan, the executive vicepresident of FPTR. He pointed out that the good percentage obtained in the balneary area are owed both to the investments made and to the fact that many Romanians preferred to go to a balneary resort than the seaside. Dragos Raducan declared on Monday, at the end of a debate on the tourism bill, that the increase ...

Mastercard study: Bucharest is the European city with the highest growth of tourists’ number

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Bucharest is the European city with the highest growth of tourists who stay over night, outrunning cities such as Lisbon, Berlin or Amsterdam, according to the Mastercard Global Index of Urban Destinations quoted by business-review.eu. Bucharest attracted 10.4 percent more tourists in 2016 than 2009 and the preferred periods for travel are May-June and September-October. On the following positions in top cities with the ...

Hungarian group invests EUR 4 mln in Faget hotel in Sovata, Romania

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Hungarian hotel group Danubius, which owns three hotels in the Romanian spa resort Sovata, plans to invest EUR 4 million in the Faget hotel to reclassify it from two stars to a three-star rating, according to ...

Approximately 30 pct of Romanians working abroad have planned a holiday în Romania at the beginning of September

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Rd 80 pct of the Romanians who live in the country and work abroad have planned their holidays in Romania, 30 pct of whom choosing September for it, according to a research by the online hotel reservations HotelGuru.ro sent on Friday. The end-season more ...

Romania has drawn a quarter of the European funds for tourism investments

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

 Romania has drawn a quarter of the European funds for tourism investments, namely 25.2 million euros, according to the statements made by European Commissioner Corina Cretu, informs a press release of the European Commission's representation office."The tourism sector can make a significant contribution to the economic growth of the country and, in particular, to the development of the regions and employment in these." Allocated for the investments in ...

Agriculture: Visan (MADR): Wheat, rape, pea and barley crops, the highest in country’s history

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Crops of wheat, rape, peas and barley obtained this year are the highest in the country’s history, said Mihai Visa, the state secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, at PRIA Agriculture conference, on Thursday. “We had very good crops this year for wheat, rape, peas and barley, the highest in the country’s history. Farmers benefited from subsidies and the weather was favorable in most regions,” Visam ...

Secretary of state: Irrigated farming land trebled when state offered free water

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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The irrigated farming land area trebled compared to 2016, said Floricel Dima, the secretary of states in the Ministry of Agriculture in Galati, on Friday. The government target was not reached, although state offered free water to farmers. “We had expectations of over a million hectares, but we saw the target cannot be reached because farmers were found unprepared. On one hand they asked us to give them free energy for water or to find a method ...

Gov't approved payments to help farmers worth approx. 1.8 billion euros

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The government on Wednesday approved payments to help farmers worth approx. 1.8 billion euros. It's about "direct payments to the vegetable sector for 2017, the ceilings earmarked for the transitional national aids for the livestock sector and the coupled aid scheme for sheep/goats for 2017," says a government ...

Telecom.IT: Orange Romania launches 'Orange Love' multi-play packages for families

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Orange Romania launched a new line of multi-play packages aimed at families which are marketed as 'Orange Love', telecompaper.com informs. The packages comprise fibre optic services for homes, mobile services with 100 percent coverage of 4G/LTE in all cities and TV ...

Cars : Sales of new cars increased by 11.6 percent in the first eight months of 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

 Sales of new cars in Romania increased by 11.6 percent in the first eight months of 2017, y-o-y, with automobile registrations jumping 14.5 percent, according to statistical data with the Association of Romania's Manufacturers and Importers of Automobiles (APIA), released on ...

New Duster shown for the first time in Romania at

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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The new Duster model has been shown for the first time in Romania on Sunday, on the occasion of the "Renault Day", an event organized on Dacia's industrial platform in Mioveni town, attended by 15 000 people. The new model was presented by Yves Caracatzanis, general manager of Dacia and Renault Group ...

Telecom.IT : Telekom Romania unveils prices of iPhone 8, 8 Plus

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Telekom Romania announced the prices of Apple's iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models, telecompaper.com informs. Without any contractual obligation, the iPhone 8 256GB and 64GB models are offered at RON 4,599 (with VAT) and RON 3,699, while the iPhone 8 Plus 256GB and 64GB phones cost RON 4,999 and RON 4,199. Customers who sign or extend a subscription for a Mobil 45 tariff plan, pay between RON 1,899 and RON 3,299, depending on the selected model. Also, ...

Healthcare: Romania's HealthMin Bodog asks EU counterparts to convene urgently to stop parallel export of drugs

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Romania's Health Minister Florian Bodog has asked for an urgent convention of his European Union counterparts to stop the practice of parallel export of drugs, the Romanian Ministry of Health informed in a press statement on Tuesday. As a result of alarm signals over the possible withdrawal of medicines from the Romanian market, the minister of health has ...

Synevo Romania invests EUR 1 mln in digital histopathology department

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Medical services provider Synevo Romania inaugurated the first department of digital histopathology in South East Europe, within its Central Laboratory near Bucharest, romania-insider.com reports. The investment amounts to about EUR 1 million. It will use a scanning system to record high-quality images of specific biological samples, which will significantly reduce the processing time. These technologies are ...

Measles: a deadly killer that EU countries have failed to eliminate - It's worst in Italy and Romania

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

To some it’s a common part of childhood but it’s also one of the most deadly diseases among infants around the world, euronews.com reads.Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, took time out from describing his vision of the future of Europe to address the issue of measles in his State of the Union speech last week. “Children in Romania or Italy must have the same access to measles vaccines as other children right ...

Agriculture : Infocons: 40 per cent of the half-prepared foods at sale on the Romanian market are fake

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Infocons has sent a notification to the National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority (ANSVSA), the Ministry of Agriculture, the National Authority for Consumer Protection (ANPC) and the Prime Minister according to which 40 per cent of the half-prepared foods at sale on the Romanian market are fake, Sorin Mierlea, head of the Consumers Association - Infocons, stated on Friday, while warning that, in case he will not receive an official answer, he will make the result ...

Real Estate: Romania’s logistics&industrial market could set new records in 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

A record level of over 300,000 sqm of logistics & industrial space was leased in the first half of 2017, according to data from real estate consultancy Cushman & Wakefield Echinox.  JLL Romania estimates the figure at over 350,000 sqm, which makes it 54 percent higher than the same period a year ago, business-review.eu reads. New demand – meaning expansions or new leasing contracts – was up by 51 percent in the first six months ...

Retail stock in Romania’s big cities to expand by 500,000 sqm until 2020

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The modern retail spaces stock from the biggest 23 cities of Romania, with a population of over 90,000 citizen each, will increase in the next three years by approximately 500,000 sqm, with most of the development set to be recorded in Bucharest and cities from the central and western part of Romania such as Brasov, Sibiu and Timisoara, according to an analysis of Cushman & Wakefield Echinox, the real estate consultancy, business-review.eu ...

Trade: Romanians spent 2.5 billion euro on online shopping in 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Romanians spent 2.5 billion euro on online shopping in 2017, the average price of a purchase being around 60 euro, shows a market study released on Thursday by an online marketing agency. According to the quoted source, this year, 61 pct of Romanian Internet users have chosen to purchase products online, while 34 pct still go shopping in offline stores. In this context, the smartphone has caught up with the desktop when it comes to shopping, ...

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