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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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

Kaufland Romania, most responsible company of 2015 on recycling lighting waste

Kaufland Romania received the award for The most responsible company for the year of 2015 on recycling lighting waste, offered by Recolamp, a non-profit organization co-founded by General Electr...

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Iohannis: I explained to EU leaders multi-speed Europe is not a good solution, could end in split-up

President Klaus Iohannis, speaking after the European Council's meeting, said that he explained to EU leaders that a multi-speed Europe is not a good solution and that in extremis it might end i...

BRUA pipeline to operate in 2020 when Exxon, Petrom will extract Black Sea gas

The works at the BRUA (Bulgaria - Romania - Hungary - Austria) pipeline will start at the end of 2017, and the gas pipeline will become operational in 2020, when ExxonMobil and OMV Petrom will c...

Ninety-seven per cent of household waste ends up in landfills, says ARBIO

As much as 97 per cent of Romania's household waste ends up in landfills, and Romania could be fined starting in 2020 about 500,000 Euro per day if it fails to bring the numbers to below 50 per ...

Net investment in national economy, down 3.3 per cent in 2016

Net investment carried out last year in Romania's national economy stood at 70.281 billion RON (15.6 billion Euro, declining 3.3 per cent from 2015, according to data released by the National In...

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...

Commercial property investments in Romania exceeded 850 million Euro last year, says DTZ

In 2016, the total volume invested in commercial property in Romania exceeded 850 million Euro, a DTZ Echinox report shows. Bucharest attracted 660 million Euro, which represents 77 per cent of ...

PM Grindeanu: We must back European project strengthening, not multi-speed Europe

Romania's consistent stance - whether expressed by the country's Presidency, government or Parliament - on the future of the EU in the Brexit context is to support the strengthening of the Europ...

PM Grindeanu in Brussels: Policies on cohesion funds, common agricultural policies important to Romania

The policies regarding the cohesion funds and the common agricultural policies are important to Romania, Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said in Brussels, in talks with several European leaders, ...

EU funds worth 90 million Euro to develop Romanian spa sector

The spas of Romania must be promoted as destinations of major interest for the citizens of all European countries, and the 90 million Euro allocation from the European Union for 2014 - 2020 coul...

Eurostat: Romania registers lowest pay gap between men and women in management positions

In each European Union member state, male managers in 2014 were paid more than women in management positions, but the lowest pay gap was registered in Romania, as data of the European Statistics...

ACUE pleads for gradual deregulation of natural gas purchase prices for population and CETs

The Federation of Associations of Energy Utility Companies (ACUE) fully supports the liberalization of the gas market in Romania only with the necessary elements to ensure it functions transpare...

Mol Group reached almost one billion USD profit in 2016

Mol Group announced its financial results for 2016 and the company delivered a clean CCS EBITDA of 2.15 billion USD, which is only moderately down compared with the previous year, a press releas...

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Ratio between pensioners and employees could double by 2032 as compared to 2014, pension fund manager says
The ratio between pensioners and employees could double by 2032 as compared to 2014, which will cause problems in covering the necessary pension payments by the employees for those who enter the public pension ...

Damages to electricity networks caused by severe weather conditions do not increase the distribution tariffs, says ACUE
Lately, Romania confronted with extreme, unpredictable meteorological phenomena that have caused major damages, in large areas, to electricity distribution networks.

Orbis turnover increased to 62 million Euro in Q1
The Orbis Hotel Group turnover increased by 4.4 million Euro in Q1 2017 up to 62 million Euro, a press release shows. Group's EBITDA in the first quarter totalled 8.9 million Euro, representing year-on-year i...

Deloitte Romania appoints Alexandru Reff as new country managing partner
Alexandru Reff has been appointed country managing partner Deloitte Romania and Moldova, effective June 1, 2017. He will succeed Ahmed Hassan, who takes on a regional leadership position.

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox expands its retail department with new appointment
Cushman & Wakefield Echinox consolidates its retail team by recruiting Dana Radoveneanu, a specialist with six years of experience of the local retail market, a press release shows.