Impressed by Romanians at TED

About two weeks ago I officially became a TED translator. The days prior, I have had the chance to watch some amazing TED talks, — which immediately I posted on FB — and they had great impact on me. I didn’t know much about TED at the time, so I checked the website to find […]

France-Romania the Blue ones to affirm an identity

“In Bosnia, I was titular, I played on my own level, I tried and succeeded”, declared Benzema, author in Sarajevo of the first goal which had put the team on right tracks. Alou Diarra and the neophytes Abou Diaby and Yann Me Villa had held the hut in Sarajevo, but their respective profiles seem too […]

CFR Cluj – FC Bayern München 0:4 Beifall und Pfiffe – die Bayern in der Einzelkritik

Ein souveräner Sieg für den FC Bayern im rumänischen Cluj! Am Ende des Dienstausflugs nach Rumänien steht ein 4:0, der Startrekord in der Champions League (vier Siege) und das erreichte Achtelfinale. Überragender Mann auf dem Platz: Mario Gomez. Wie vor knapp drei Wochen in der Bundesliga gegen Hannover traf gleich dreifach. Nach monatelanger Bankdrückerei und […]

Rumänien bekommt weitere Milliardenhilfen

HB BRÜSSEL. Die 1,2 Milliarden Euro sind die vierte Tranche einer Zahlungsbilanzhilfe der EU in Höhe von insgesamt fünf Milliarden Euro. Sie ist wiederum Teil eines Hilfspaketes von EU, Internationalem Währungsfonds und Weltbank in Höhe von insgesamt 20 Milliarden Euro. Die Hilfe war im Juni 2009 beschlossen worden. Voraussetzung für die Auszahlung der nächste Rate […]

New and renewed funding in Europe

European development banks are funding new hydro and rehabilitation projects around the perimeter of the region, often alongside the World Bank, and their efforts also reach further afield. Report by Patrick Reynolds AMONG the latest new hydro and rehabilitation schemes being funded in Europe by combinations of local, and other, banks are projects in Spain, […]

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Belgrade. Serbia plans to offer EUR 10 million reward for information leading to the arrest of the Balkans’ most wanted war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic, an official said Thursday, Reuters reports. Earlier this week, European Union foreign ministers agreed to ask the bloc’s executive commission for an opinion on launching entry talks with Serbia, a […]

Buy webhosting from Romania

HostGator ( has become more popular in Romania.HostGator customer services is great. They actually answers their phones, replies to their emails, responds to live chat requests, doesn’t rip you off, and provides quality hosting. It’s actually quite sad that most hosts can’t seem to get these things right, but it’s great for HostGator as they’ve […]

Romania Metals Report Q4 2010 (Business Monitor International)

Despite strong growth in H110, the Romanian steel industry is being weighed down by both a contraction in the domestic market, and a slowdown in growth in the eurozone, which could combine to undermine output in all segments over the remainder of 2010, and going into 2011, according to the latest Romania Metals Report. In […]

Carrefour abaisse sa prévision de résultat opérationnel 2010

PARIS (Reuters) – Carrefour a revu jeudi en légère baisse sa prévision de résultat opérationnel 2010 à cause du Brésil mais publié des ventes trimestrielles un peu au dessus des attentes du marché, soutenues par les pays émergents, Chine et Amérique latine en tête. Le numéro 2 mondial de la distribution derrière Wal Mart vise […]

Romanian workers end strike over pay cuts

Romanian public servants called off a spontaneous two-day strike on Thursday after the finance minister promised to reintroduce a system of bonuses and incentives. “We have reached a common conclusion with the trade unions on paying bonuses to civil servants on the basis of an analysis conducted by a joint commission,” Finance Minister Gheorghe Ialomitianu […]