A five-judge panel at the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ) has convicted PSD president Liviu Dragnea to 3 and half years in prison
A group of 19 billionaires, including George Soros, Abigail Disney and Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes, have written an open letter to the candidates
After analyzing nearly 1,400 food products in 19 EU countries, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) found that 9 percent of products differed in composition, even though the front-of-pack was identical.
Mugur Isarescu, currently the longest serving central bank governor in the world, is close to secure another 5-year term at the head of Romania’s central
A recent report by Kaspersky has found that almost four out of ten (38 percent) consumers would give up their social media accounts if it guaranteed that
Romania remains among the cheapest countries in the European Union despite rapid convergence with wealthier countries in western Europe, according to the
Radu Mazare was, for more than a decade, the mayor of Constanta, the biggest Romanian port at the Black Sea and one of the richest cities in the country.
The Bucharest City Hall (PMB) will discuss next week a revision proposal for the 2019 budget, which will lead to cuts of over RON 600 million (EUR 127
Looking for something to do this weekend in Bucharest? BR has prepared a list of the best events happening between June 21 and 23 in the Romanian
Eximbank, a Romanian state-owned bank, has secured a deal to acquiring Banca Romaneasca from the Greek group NBG for an amount of EUR 250-350 million.
A government reshuffling may be in the works as Social Democratic leaders, including PM Viorica Dancila, gather for an informal meeting at the seaside
Dacian Ciolos, a former prime minister of Romania and the head of the country’s PLUS party, has been elected as the leader of Renew Europe, the
Romania’s households are considered to be wealthier in real terms than those from Bulgaria, Croatia and Hungary, with 70 percent of European Union average
Romania has the cheapest food among the 28 European Union member states, with 66 percent of average price levels, according to Eurostat. In 2018, the
Former UEFA president and French football legend Michel Platini (63) was detained for 15 hours in Paris on Tuesday on corruption allegations in a case
UiPath, the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) market leader, today announced the launch of UiPath Automation Awards 2019 - a competition targeted to B2B
Eximbank, a Romanian state-owned bank, is close to acquire Banca Romaneasca, the state bank being preferred by the Greeks at NBG to the investment fund
Private equity is an alternative form of financing for companies that fills the gap between bank loans and listing on a stock exchange market. The
The European Commission's 2019 European Innovation Scoreboard and Regional Innovation Scoreboard published on Monday show that the EU's innovation
Leonie Schreve, ING’s global head of sustainable finance, tells Business Review about the concept of sustainable finance, the lender’s involvement in this
Romania's coalition government led by PM Viorica Dancila survived a no confidence vote in the Parliament on Tuesday as the opposition only managed to
With the local CSR scene remaining on a steady trend, companies are now focusing on refining their CSR projects, aiming to tackle topics that have a
Octavian Ursu, a Romanian born CDU candidate, was elected mayor in the east German town of Görlitz, winning over 55 percent of the vote and outpacing his
The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to be a game-changer in the coming years. However, commentators say it is slowly entering our lives already
With Bucharest among the five cities with the worst traffic congestion in the world, both local and international mobility startups are trying to
Just 10 kilometers from downtown Bucharest, hundreds of scientists have started working on the most powerful laser in the world, a unique feat that could
In the official bid book for the title European Capital of Culture, Timisoara is described as “a place that shows courage when standing up for values.
The long hot summer has already begun here in the capital, so let Business Review bring you the lowdown of the green oases in central Bucharest where you
What keeps you going, working eight hours a day, Monday to Friday, week after week? Yup! The thought that for a week or two in the summer you’ll relax in With summer approaching, travellers are turning to new destinations, new horizons, and new places to discover, and Europe is rich with travel op...
A government measure aiming to limit labour shortage and help construction businesses in Romania had an unexpected effect on infrastructure projects,
Romania has lost its attractiveness for foreign tourists whose number decreases from one month to the next.
Transport minister Razvan Cuc said on Friday that the Bucharest North Railway Station would undergo upgrade works before the start of the European
Looking for something interesting to do this weekend in Bucharest? BR has prepared a list of the best events happening between June 14 and 16 in
The president of the Romanian Financial Supervisory Authority (ASF), Leonardo Badea, said in an interview with Business Review that the regulator is
An annual report on the most valuable brands in Romania, conducted by Brand Finance, has found that in 2019, the country’s top 50 brands are worth a
Romania’s total external debt, public and private, exceeded in April the threshold of EUR 100 billion, due mainly to rising public debt, National Bank of
European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi and International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde both spoke at the 8th ECB
Romania’s current account balance of payment registered a deficit of EUR 2.3 billion in the first four months of this year, up 38.5 percent compared to
New research by IWG suggests that businesses that do not have a flexible workspace policy - allowing employees to choose and change the workplace location
Endava, one of the 5 biggest software companies in Romania by 2018 turnover (RON 501.8 million) has announced the opening of two new offices in Timisoara