Romanian reunion with a birth mother thought dead
Ronald Federici, a Virginia-based neuropsychologist who founded Care for Children International, estimated that only five to 10 per cent of the 6,000 Romanian adoptions that took place in the early 1990s were legal. It wasn't uncommon for adoptive …
Significant Snow and Ice Target Romania
A significant winter storm is set to hit parts of eastern Europe early this week, with Romania being the hardest hit. While bordering areas of Bulgaria, Moldova and Ukraine will have some impacts from the storm, parts of southern and eastern Romania …
Romanian PM to face IMF grilling on budget
VICTOR PONTA. In this file photo, Romania's Presidential candidate and prime minister Victor Ponta makes a statement after the first exit-poll figures were officially announced, at his party headquarters in Bucharest, Romania, late 16 November 2014.
Romanian retailer eMAG, fined EUR 388000 by the Bulgarian competition body
CPC said that Romanian firm Dante International, which owns online retailer eMAG, engaged in unfair trade practices when setting prices and offering discounts as part of the Black Friday campaign. The regulator also said the campaign slogans which said …
#blamemyparents: Bearing the burden – Andrea, Romania
Back in Romania, Andrea has to take care of her younger sister all by herself. Life Links reporter Sumi Somaskanda met the 23-year-old in the village of Raducaneni, where, according to UNICEF, around 15 percent of the children have seen at least one …
Bulgarian PM: Bulgaria, Romania should join Schengen together
Sofia. Bulgaria and Romania have successfully met all technical requirements and should join the Schengen area together without any additional conditions. This is what Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said speaking at parliament during the …
Romania's National Day
US Department of State (press release)
Ninety-six years ago, the people of Romania created a democracy that guaranteed equality for all nationalities and religions and protected the freedoms of press, association, and speech. We pay tribute to those visionary leaders and applaud all those …
Life in the Tunnels: Inside the Underground World of Bucharest, Romania's …
Amid the traffic rolling through downtown Bucharest, the capital of Romania, every once in a while, just for a second, a face will pop up out of the sewer. Then, just as quickly as it appeared, the face vanishes, with few people ever noticing it was there.
CEE POWER-Slovakia, Hungary and Romania spot at regional premium
PRAGUE, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Central European day-ahead power fell on Friday with spot prices in Slovakia, Hungary and Romania trading at a regional premium due to higher demand and less supply, traders said. On regional exchanges Czech power for …
New chance for Hungary-Romania ties, says Nemeth
The appointment of a new president in Romania, Klaus Iohannis, creates a new opportunity for ties “which have stagnated for almost three years” to be set on a new path, Zsolt Nemeth, chairman of parliament's foreign affairs committee, said on Friday.