All posts tagged Romania

  • Romania, Bulgaria discuss hydro-power plant on Danube
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania and Bulgaria are discussing opening a jointly managed hydro-power plant on Danube, Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta said, just a few days after the inauguration of the second bridge […]

  • Romania sells rail freight company for more than 200M euro
    June 23, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Grup Feroviar Roman SA (GFR), a private railway operator, won the bidding for CFR Marfa, Romania’s state owned rail freight company, for about 202 million euro and guarantees it will […]

  • US report: Romania holds immense shale gas reserves
    June 12, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania has shale gas reserves of about 1444 billion cubic meters which, judging by the average annual consumption of 14 billion cubic meters, can ensure the country’s gas autonomy for […]

  • Bulgaria, Romania agree fees for Danube Bridge 2
    June 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Cars will be charged six euro to cross Danube Bridge 2 between Bulgaria and Romania, while the fees for lorries will reach as high as 37 euro, according to the […]

  • Romania hosting world wine congress from June 2 to 7
    June 5, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bucharest is hosting the 36th world wine and vine congress, attended by 550 participants from 44 countries, 45 years after Romania was host to a similar event, in 1968. Romanian […]

  • Romania expels ‘cowboy’ jihadists
    May 24, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Two foreigners suspected of planning terrors attacks have been arrested and then expelled by the Romanian authorities, the Romanian home intelligence service SRI said on May 24 2013. According to […]

  • Latest row exposes rifts in Romania’s ruling coalition
    May 20, 2013, by Alex Bivol

    The two largest parties in Romania’s ruling coalition are set to re-negotiate their alliance agreement after a row last week threatened to split the coalition, prime minister Victor Ponta said […]