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Romania has the lowest cost for arable land in Europe, says Eurostat

Arable land was the cheapest in Romania out of all member states, with a hectare costing an average 1,958 Euro in 2016, according to Eurostat, the statistics office of the EU.

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BSTDB provided 15 million Euro loan to Agricover Credit IFN

The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) provided 15 million Euro to Agricover Credit IFN, a Romanian financial institution specializing in financing the agricultural sector.

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EBRD to become a shareholder in Agricover Holding

The EBRD and Agricover Holding have signed legal agreements today confirming the Bank's intention to become a shareholder in the Romanian agribusiness company.

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IFC provides funding to support Romanian agribusiness

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a 70 million RON (15.5 million Euro) loan to Agricover Credit IFN to increase access to financing for farmers in Romania and to support the co...

Agricover Agri-Business posts 12.2 million RON gross profit last year

Agri-Business division of Agricover Holding reached a gross profit of 12.2 million RON (2.7 million Euro) in 2016 on 1.14 billion RON (253.3 million Euro) turnover, a four per cent decrease comp...

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Romanian agriculture minister wants sheep used for country branding

Romania’s agriculture minister Petre Daea said that a sheep can be successfully used for Romania’s country branding because ‘sheep are living statues’, according to Romania Insider.

Romania has significant potential in agriculture, but low productivity, says PwC Romania

Romania is one of the European countries with the highest potential in agriculture with the sixth biggest agricultural use area in the EU, but it has a low productivity due to several factors, a...

Agricover Credit IFN reached 22 million RON net profit last year, up 28 per cent compared to 2015

Agricover Credit IFN, the non-banking financial institution specializing in financial services for agriculture, announced their net profit registered last year is worth 22 million RON (4.8 milli...

Agricover Agri-Business posts 12.2 million RON gross profit last year

Agri-Business division of Agricover Holding reached a gross profit of 12.2 million RON (2.7 million Euro) in 2016 and 1.14 billion RON (253.3 million Euro) turnover, four per cent decrease compa...

Agricover Credit IFN reached 22 million RON net profit last year, 28 per cent up compared to 2015

Agricover Credit IFN, the non-banking financial institution specializing in financial services in agriculture, announced the net profit registered last year is worth 22 million RON (4.8 million ...

Gothaer Asigurari Reasigurari: Over 75,000 hectares have been affected this year by hail and storms

Over 75,000 hectares of farmland have been affected this year by hail, storms and floods, compared to 15,000 hectares in the last agricultural year, while the number of claim files approved by G...

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APIA: 98.61 per cent of farmers received subsidies of over two billion Euro

In late June, Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos requested to Achim Irimescu, Minister of Agriculture and Rural development, to prepare an action plan to combat the effects of drought forecasted this ...

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The gap between imports and exports of food products tripled in the first half

In the first half of 2016, the agro-food trade deficit, namely the gap between imports and exports, amounted to 663.6 million Euro, more than three times higher than the same period in 2015, acc...

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BCR to grant to farmers funding up to 90 per cent of the subsidies

Farmers can obtain funding from BCR up to 90 per cent of the subsidies they are about to collect, following an agreement concluded between BCR, the Agency for Payments and Intervention in Agricu...

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New Government reshuffle in Romania to take place in October

A new reshuffle of the Government is supposed to take place in early October, according to the Socialist-Democrat Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea. He said that, together with the Prime Minister Vioric...

Anca Jurma named interim chief prosecutor of Romanian anti-corruption agency

Prosecutor Anca Jurma has been named the interim chief prosecutor of the Romanian anti-corruption agency (DNA) following an order by the General Prosecutor Augustin Lazar.

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Ambassador Klemm: Women are directly affected by digital exclusion

Women are directly affected by digital exclusion, US Ambassador to Bucharest Hans Klemm said Monday at the opening of the Digital Romania International Forum.

President Iohannis: Interconnection projects revealed at Three Seas Initiative summit are a top level political signal

The list of priority interconnection projects presented within the Summit of the Three Seas Initiative is "a top level political signal", on Tuesday stated Klaus Iohannis, in a news conference a...

President Iohannis to hold CSAT meeting on September 4 for budget revision

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis has summoned on September 4 the members of the Supreme Council of National Defence (CSAT) to approve the budget revisions for institutions handling national sec...

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OTP Asset Management Romania launches open-end investment fund with exposure to the global real estate market

OTP Asset Management Romania launched the OTP Real Estate & Construction (OTP REC) fund to offer international exposure on the real estate and construction market.

TransferGo receives electronic money license

TransferGo, the international fast online transfer company, has been granted its e-Money license from the Bank of Lithuania. The license allows electronic money storage & transfer and other fina...

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Romanian bank to change name after takeover

U.S. investment fund J.C. Flowers is preparing to change the name of local lender Piraeus Bank, which they acquired at the end of last year from Greek group Piraeus.

Garanti Consumer Finance signs a loan agreement for seven million Euro with The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

Garanti Consumer Finance, part of the financial group Garanti Romania, has signed a loan agreement of seven million Euro with the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB).

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Romania's IT market sees small growth in 2017

Romania's domestic software and IT services market recorded a growth of only 2.1 per cent in 2017, to 975 million Euro, according to ANIS.

Black Sea Trade and Development Bank gives 40 million Euro loan to Alpha Bank Romania

The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) is increasing the availability of financing to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Romania with a 40 million Euro SME Facility to Alpha Bank R...

International Business Forum stimulates Romanian entrepreneurs to expand abroad

The Ministry of Business, Commerce and Entrepreneurship organized an International Business Forum on August 30 and 31 at the Parliament Palace, with over 800 participants. The aim of the action ...

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Transelectrica accelerates investments to increase the energy system safety in Dobrogea
The National Power Grid Company Transelectrica marked the completion of the second stage of the project of rehabilitation of the Station Transformation 400/110/20 kV Tulcea West.

CTP: smart expansion in a growing market
CTP, the most dynamic logistics and industrial parks developer in the country, will soon become a "millionaire" in square meters of premium logistics space. The company experienced a spectacular evolution in re...

New regulations adopted by ANRE will have a strong negative impact on consumers and endanger 4.500 jobs, says ACUE
The electricity distributors members of the Federation of Associations of Energy Utility Companies (ACUE) are deeply concerned about the negative impact on networks and consumers of the methodology to determine...

President Iohannis: Interconnection projects revealed at Three Seas Initiative summit are a top level political signal
The list of priority interconnection projects presented within the Summit of the Three Seas Initiative is "a top level political signal", on Tuesday stated Klaus Iohannis, in a news conference at the Cotroceni ...

Vodafone to lay off 1,700 service center employees in Romania, India and Egypt
Vodafone, one of the biggest telecom groups in the world, will lay off 1,700 employees from its service centers in Romania, India and Egypt, in this financial year, the group's new CEO Nick Read said in an inte...