about us | newsletter | contact | archive | members area
Michele Famis, French Ambassador to Romania
Romanian authorities have declared their intention to improve the absorption of EU funds»
  News:      POLITICS   |   ECONOMICS   |   ENERGY   |   INVESTMENTS   |   APPOINTMENTS   |   GREEN   |   INFRASTRUCTURE   |   REAL ESTATE   |   AGRIBUSINESS   |   DRIVING   |   CITY LIFE   |   EVENTS   |
GreenWEEE to open a new plant in Campia Turzii

The Romanian company GreenWEEE International continues its growth strategy, thus doubling its production capacity to 100,000 tons per year.

Romania Green Building Council launches recommendations for the National Renovation Strategy

The Romania Green Building Council launched a set of recommendations for Romania's new National Renovation Strategy, which the Romanian Government should present to the European Commission by en...

Demand for sustainable development increased significantly throughout 2016, says BuildGreen

BuildGreen, Romania's development, design and green building certification company, ended the year 2017 with a portfolio increase of over 100 per cent, surpassing the level of 2.7 million sqm of...

Romania’s first residential complex with green energy sold 200 apartments in first phase

Cartierul Solar, the first residential complex with green energy in Romania, located in southern Bucharest and developed by Ad Astra Partners, has completed its first phase and started the works...

GreenFiber invests 35 million Euro in its third plant for synthetic recycled fibres

GreenFiber International, part of Green Group, the largest integrated recycling park in South-Eastern Europe, announced in mid-September an investment of 35 million Euro from private funds, in i...

Romanians can ask for state money to refurbish their homes through ‘Casa Verde' programme

The Ministry of Environment, Waters and Forests released in early October the ‘Casa Verde’ [Green House] programme, both for citizens and for legal entities, while the Financing Guide has be...

Environment Ministry suspended the order that would have allowed the shooting of nearly 1,700 wild animals

Romania’s Minister of Environment, Waters and Forests, Cristiana Pasca-Palmer, announced in early October that the procedure for the issuing of the ministerial orders that would have allowed t...

Study: One in three Romanians want to engage in environment protection activities

One in three Romanians is willing to take part in environmental protection activities and wants to bring along his group of friends, a survey conducted by Reveal Research for Lets Do It, Romania...

1.1 million Euro Norwegian Grants for SIGUREC development in terms of WEEE and glass

The Norwegian Government, through the Norwegian Grants, has co-funded with 1.1 million Euro the SIGUREC project to collect recyclable waste implemented by GreenWEEE International, whose total va...

Campaign to encourage collection and recycling of aluminium cans is launched in 20 Auchan stores

Can Pack Recycling and the non-profit association Alucro, with the support of Auchan Romania, launched in late June the ‘My mom recycles too!’ (‘Si mama recicleaza!’) campaign, a project...

200 volunteers, including Ciolos, cleaned the Vacaresti Natural Park

Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos and Minister of Environment, Waters and Forests, Cristiana Pasca-Palmer, attended the cleaning action organized in late June by Let′s Do It, Roman...

Ministry of Environment will tax people based on how much waste they throw away

The cost of sanitation services will be determined according to the amount of waste disposed of to landfill by citizens. According to Agerpres, quoted by Green Report, the announcement was made ...

Minister of Environment: Vacaresti Lake declared natural park and protected natural area

Vacaresti Lake was declared a natural park and a protected area regime was established there, announced Cristiana Pasca - Palmer, the Minister of Environment, Water and Forests, in mid-May, in a...

Alro invests 53 million USD in energy efficiency and recycling of aluminium

Alro Slatina announced in Mid-May an investment plan of 53 million USD for this year, for the increase of both its energy efficiency and its recycling rate of aluminium waste, according to the c...

More on News
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.

1 Comment

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...

1 Comment

PayU expands to Israel through ZOOZ

PayU, the leading financial services provider in global growth markets, announced the acquisition of ZOOZ, the payment technology platform that operates in Israel. The transaction supports the c...

Romania gets 450 million Euro loan from EIB for rural development programme

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending 450 million Euro to Romania to finance its national contribution to the implementation of the Romanian Rural Development Programme (RDP) together wi...

Engie acquires Romanian IoT company Flashnet, specialized in Smart Public Lighting

ENGIE announces the acquisition of 60 per cent of Flashnet, a Romanian Internet of Things (IoT) company.

1 Comment

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...

1 Comment

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).

1 Comment

advertising

advertising

advertising

advertising

advertising

Editorial

Daily Info
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...