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Infrastructure : EIB financing possibilities for new terminal at the Henri Coanda International Airport

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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 Minister of Transport Lucian Bode on Tuesday discussed in principle with representatives of the European Investment Bank (EIB) about such projects as the new terminal at the Henri Coanda International Airport, railway infrastructure projects or providing technical assistance for projects related to road safety, reads a press release of the Ministry of Transport.The discussions between the two parties focused on identifying new sources for financing major ...

Healthcare: Eurostat:Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria, in the first places in the EU at birth by Caesarean section

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

In 2017, caesarean sections, in other words, the delivery of one or more babies through an incision in a mother’s abdomen and uterus, were performed at least 1.4 million times in the EU, Eurostat data show. Caesareans were most frequent in Cyprus (54.8 % of all live births in 2017), followed by Romania (44.1%), Bulgaria (43.1%), Poland (39.3%) and Hungary (37.3%), and the least in Finland (16.5%), Sweden (16.6%), Estonia and Lithuania (both ...

Agriculture: Global Food Security Index 2019: Romania ranks 38th

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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Romania ranks 38th of 113 countries in the global top of food security, according to data included in Global Food Security Index (GFSI), a report drew up by the research division of The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and supported by Corteva Agriscience, a company active in the agricultural domain. According to the analysis released on Friday, Romania ranks 38th, mostly thanks to food availability and quality, food security programs and the farmers' ...

Exports of grain and grain-based foods up 16.8 per cent in January-September

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Romania exported grains and grain-based foods worth 1.987 billion euros in January-September this year, by 16.8 per cent more compared with the same period of last year, according to data centralized by the National Institute of Statistics (INS).On the other hand, imports of grains and grain-based foods amounted to 690.3 million euros (plus 14.8 per cent), resulting in a surplus of 1.296 billion euros.Romania obtained a production of 16.99 million ...

Cars: Dacia car sales in Europe grew by over 9% in first 11 months, 2019

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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Dacia car sales recorded an increase of 9.1% in Europe in the first 11 months of the year, while the market share of the automobile manufacturer went up to 3.7%, from 3.3%, in the same period of 2018, according to statistics released by the Association of European Automobile Manufactures (AEAM). Data are available for EU and EFTA countries – Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. Registrations of Dacia cars in ...

Romania and Lithuania, the most significant advance of car registrations in Europe, in November

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

New car registrations in Europe went up by 4.5% in November, to 1.21 millions, while Romania and Lithuania reported the most significant advance, according to data released by  the Association of European Automobile Manufactures (AEAM) on Tuesday.  Statistic data are valid for EU and EFTA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland). In November, the automobile market in Romania recorded a 57.7% increase, ...

Real estate: Price increase rate in residential market grows compared to 2018

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

The price increase rate in the local residential market, accelerated against 2018 so that in quarter 4, 2019, both apartments and houses are 7% more expensive than a year ago, according to an analysis made by Imobiliare.ro. In comparison, in the same period of 2018, the price difference was 5.3%. “The evolution was different according to towns and the segment analyzed: in the Capital city, the price increase rate doubled ...

Tourism: One out of four Romanians chooses Romania for holiday; Greece ranks second

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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Romania is preferred as tourist destination for five day sojourns by 41% of Romanians who live in the urban area, while Greece ranks second with 16% of votes, a study shows. According to results of the study made by Exact Business Solutions, when Romanians are planning a vacation they get information from family members or friends (56%). Websites of travel agencies represent an information source for 5 out of 10 tourists and social media for 4 out of ...

Most Romanians traveled to major European cities in 2019

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The big European capitals were the Romanians’ favorite travel destinations in 2019, according to an interactive map made by Momondo.ro. Rome tops the list of the most ...

Foreign tourists spent on average 2600 RON per person in Romania, in first 10 months

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

In Q III 2019, the total number of non-residents in collective tourist accommodation structures*) was 900.3 thousands and their total expenditure amounted to 2339.4 million lei. During 1.I–30.IX.2019, the number of non-residents in collective tourist accommodation structures was 2105.9 thousands and their total expenditure amounted to 5485.6 million lei. Non-resident ...

Agriculture: Romania imported foodstuff of over 5.43 billion euros in 8 months

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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Romania recorded a deficit of 1.14 billion euros in the first 8 months of the year, in the foodstuff trade, on the rise by 24% compared to the same period of 2018, when it amounted to 923.44 million euros, according to MADR data. In the mentioned period of time, exports grew by 6%, to 4.28 billion euros, while imports grew by 9.3%, to 5.43 billion euros. The overall quantity of foodstuff exported over January-August 2019 in EU ...

Infrastructure: Total goods traffic in Constanta and Mangalia ports grew by 8.36% in first 10 months

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The total traffic of goods recorded in the first 10 months of 2019 in Constanta and Mangalia ports grew by 8.36%, reaching 55.83 million tons, against 51.5 million tons in the same period of 2018, the National Company Administering Constanta Sea Ports on Thursday. In the first ten months of 2019, 12,206 ships reached Romanian sea ports (11,424 ships in ten months of 2018) of which 3,495 sea and 8,711 river going ships. Of the ...

Cars: Over 556,400 vehicles registered to Romania, in 10 months, of which 409,000 second-hand

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The number of registrations of new vehicles has exceeded, in Romania, 147,700 units in the first ten months of the year, an increase of 21.5 pct over the same period of 2018, the Driving Licences and Vehicle Registration Directorate (DRPCIV) statistics shows.On the other hand, the registrations of second-hand vehicles have dropped, in the reference interval, by 6.05 pct to 408,616 units.The total number of registrations for new and used vehicles, at ...

Romanians bought 5,283 “green” cars in first 10 months

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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Romanians bought, in the first 10 months of the year, 5,283 ecological cars, on the rise by over 50% against the same period of 2018, according to data centralized by APIA. In that context, the share of this segment of automobiles in overall local market reached 3.7%, compared to 2.7% in the first 10 months of the previous year. According to the specialized analysis , of overall sales of green cars made over January-October ...

Motor vehicles,motorcycles trade turnover up 8.4pct in first 10 months of 2019

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Compared to the previous month, in October 2019 the turnover volume of the trade with motor vehicles and motorcycles increased both as gross series by 10.3% and as adjusted series according to the number of working days and to seasonality by 1.4%. The turnover volume of the market services provided to the population, compared to the previous month, decreased as gross series by 2.7% and increased as adjusted series ...

Telecom.IT : Report: Romania has cheapest super-fast broadband internet in the world

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The price of super-fast fixed broadband internet connection, that allows download speeds of up to 1Gbps, in Romania is just EUR 8 per month, by far the lowest of all countries where such services are available, according to an analysis by Polish e-commerce and discounts platform Picodi.com. Fast broadband internet is also fairly cheap in Hungary – EUR 9.3/month and Poland – EUR 18.5/month. Meanwhile, the price of such a subscription goes up ...

Electronic communications market in Romania reach around 1.69 bln euro in H1

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The electronic communications market in Romania has recorded, in the first half of this year, total income worth 8.07 billion RON (1.69 billion euro), the greatest share coming from mobile phone services, with 39 pct of the total, according to the data of the National Authority for Administration and Regulation in Communication (ANCOM), published on Friday. "The income from the fixed and mobile internet providing has grown in the first six months of 2019 by ...

5.1 mln fixed Internet connections and 19.6 mln mobile connections in Q1

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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The number of fixed Internet connections reached 5.1 million in the first half of the year, an increase of 0.9 pct over the same period of 2018, while, in the case of mobile Internet, a drop of 1.4 pct was recorded, down to 19.6 million connections, according to the data presented, on Monday, in a specialty conference, by Eduard Lovin, vicepresident of the National Authority for Administration and Regulation in Communications (ANCOM).The ANCOM statistics show ...

ANCOM Report: Over half of Romania's mobile internet connections are 4G

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

More than a half (55 percent) of mobile Internet connections in Romania are 4G, in mid-2019, and two thirds of the users do not limit their browsing on mobile Internet, the statistical data published by the National Authority for Management and Regulation in Communications (ANCOM) on Tuesday informed.According to the regulator of local telecom market, at the end of the first semester of 2019, the number of mobile internet connections stood at 19.6 million, ...

Real Estate: Number of dwellings delivered, higher by 6,059 in first three quarters

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

In the third quarter of 2019, 19233 dwellings were completed, 1870 dwellings more compared to the third quarter of 2018. In the 1.I-30.IX.2019 period, 46437 dwellings were completed, 6059 dwellings more compared to the same period of the previous year. The number of dwellings delivered in the first nine months of 2019 rose to 46,437, by 6,059 more than in the same period ...

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