Romanians and Americans will produce military and civilian drones in a competitive partnership for both sides

Bucharest, May 24, 2024 - RBJ - Representatives of Carfil and Periscope Avation signed on Friday, at the Black Sea Defense & Aerospace Exhibition...

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: After a slow Q1 in terms of retail new supply, the rest of the year will be very active, with...

Bucharest, May 23, 2024 - RBJ - The retail market in Romania had a slow start this year in terms of development activity. However,...

Creativity4Better 2024: The largest conference in Europe dedicated to creativity in business returns to Bucharest in an unexpected format

Bucharest, 23 May, 2024 - RBJ - This fall, Bucharest will host the largest event in Europe dedicated to creativity applied in business, marking the...

Developers from the creation teams of the famous games Cyberpunk 2077 and Baldur’s Gate 3 are coming to Dev.Play 2024

Bucharest, May 23 2024 - RBJ - At Dev.Play, the conference dedicated to Romanian and Eastern European video game developers, two key creative people...

Tech & Innovation

SeedBlink acquires Symbid, one of the world’s first investment crowdfunding platforms, in a European consolidation move

By rbj Speedlink, the European co-investment platform in tech startups, has announced it has completed the acquisition of Symbid, one...

Romania: Hunedoara Castle

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: After a slow Q1 in terms of retail new supply, the rest of the year will be very active, with...

Bucharest, May 23, 2024 - RBJ - The retail market in Romania had a slow start this year in terms of development activity. However,...

Creativity4Better 2024: The largest conference in Europe dedicated to creativity in business returns to Bucharest in an unexpected format

Bucharest, 23 May, 2024 - RBJ - This fall, Bucharest will host the largest event in Europe dedicated to creativity applied in business, marking the...

Developers from the creation teams of the famous games Cyberpunk 2077 and Baldur’s Gate 3 are coming to Dev.Play 2024

Bucharest, May 23 2024 - RBJ - At Dev.Play, the conference dedicated to Romanian and Eastern European video game developers, two key creative people...

Fitch Ratings assigned S.N.G.N. Romgaz S.A. a long-term issuer default rating of ‘BBB-‘, with a stable outlook

Bucharest, May 22, 2024 - RBJ - Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale Romgaz S.A. (“Romgaz” or “the Company”) informs its shareholders and investors that...

The chief prosecutor of the ICC requested the issuance of arrest warrants for the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, the Minister of Defense...

Bucharest, May 20, 2024 - RBJ (Source: Agerpres) - The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Karim Khan, requested this court on...

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: Demand for office spaces surged by over 60%, with transactions up to 1,000 sq. m being the most prevalent

  Bucharest, May 2024 - RBJ - The office market in Bucharest has shown a sustained demand growth in Q1, both in terms of the...

EC positively evaluates Romania’s economy in 2024, with better prospects than other EU states in 2025

Brussels, May 15, 2024 - RBJ - In the EC's spring economic forecasts, published today, Romania's economy is viewed positively, with good prospects this...

Petromidia, the largest oil refinery in Romania, was modernized with an investment of $85 million

Bucuresti, 13 mai 2024 - RBJ - Rompetrol Rafinare, a member company of the KMG International Group (Rompetrol), initiated the processes of restarting the...

Issue of the day

Fitch Ratings assigned S.N.G.N. Romgaz S.A. a long-term issuer default rating of ‘BBB-‘, with a stable outlook

Bucharest, May 22, 2024 - RBJ - Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale Romgaz S.A. (“Romgaz” or “the Company”) informs its shareholders and investors that...

The chief prosecutor of the ICC requested the issuance of arrest warrants for the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, the Minister of Defense...

Bucharest, May 20, 2024 - RBJ (Source: Agerpres) - The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Karim Khan, requested this court on...

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: Demand for office spaces surged by over 60%, with transactions up to 1,000 sq. m being the most prevalent

  Bucharest, May 2024 - RBJ - The office market in Bucharest has shown a sustained demand growth in Q1, both in terms of the...

EC positively evaluates Romania’s economy in 2024, with better prospects than other EU states in 2025

Brussels, May 15, 2024 - RBJ - In the EC's spring economic forecasts, published today, Romania's economy is viewed positively, with good prospects this...

Petromidia, the largest oil refinery in Romania, was modernized with an investment of $85 million

Bucuresti, 13 mai 2024 - RBJ - Rompetrol Rafinare, a member company of the KMG International Group (Rompetrol), initiated the processes of restarting the...

The National Bank of Romania has been maintaining the level of the monetary policy rate at 7% per year for over a year

Bucharest, May 13, 2024 - RBJ - The Board of Directors of the National Bank of Romania decided, on Monday, to maintain the monetary...

Romanian designer Voicu Crețu launches VOICU brand at ICFF New York

Neamț, Romania, May 1, 2024 - RBJ - Voicu Crețu, a rising force in the world of contemporary design, is set to captivate the...

theCoRD is expanding globally. The Romanian company announces expansion plans within Running Remote 2024, the most important event dedicated to the future of work

Bucharest, April 29, 2024 - RBJ - theCoRD, the Romanian technology startup that launched the world's first AI team coaching solution, participated in Running...

The construction of the natural gas transport pipeline was launched, which will also take over the quantities extracted from the Neptun Deep deposit in...

Bucharest, April 26, 2024 - RBJ - Romania's National Gas Transport Company - Transgaz SA - and the Turkish company Kalyon Insaat Sanayi ve...

OVES Enterprise: Investment in innovation and development of new products could lead to a 30% growth of the Romanian IT industry in 2024

Cluj-Napoca/Romania, April 25, 2024 - RBJ - According to OVES Enterprise, investments in innovation and new product development could generate a growth of about...

eToro and 21Shares collaborate to introduce new crypto portfolio that offers a data-driven approach to crypto investing

Cyprus, April 24, 2024 - Dani Brinker, eToro - Trading and investment platform eToro and 21Shares, the world's largest issuer of crypto exchange traded products...



Markets

The NBR Board has decided to keep the monetary policy rate at 2.5% per annum

By Andra Beltz The Board of the National Bank of Romania decided in Wednesday's meeting to keep the monetary policy...

National Bank of Romania to increase the monetary policy rate to 3.00 percent per annum

By rbj The Board of the National Bank of Romania, having convened for the meeting of 5 April 2022, decided:...

23 years from the first trading on Bucharest Stock Exchange

By Edwig Ban The first trading session on BVB took place on November 20, 1995. 23 years ago, 6 companies...

Eurostat: All CEE countries have a higher level of inflation than the EU average. The inflation rate in Romania was 6.7% in December, below...

By Jerom Bolt The annual inflation rate in the European Union rose to 5.3% in December from 5.2% in November...

SILVER COIN DEDICATED TO 100 YEARS OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN ROMANIA AND JAPAN

By rbj Pursuant to the provisions of Law No. 312/2004 on the Statute of the National Bank of Romania, as...

History of the day: ICJ today began the hearings in the case of genocide charges against the Palestinians in Gaza that South Africa brings to Israel

Economy

USTDA awards $14 million grant to project company to develop small modular reactors in Romania

By RBJ The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) on Thursday awarded a $14 million grant to RoPower Nuclear SA (RoPower), the project company for...

The largest freight traffic in the last 32 years in Romanian seaports

By Edwig Ban The total freight traffic in the Romanian maritime ports registered an increase of 8.64% last year, from 66.6 million tonnes, from 61.3...

Romgaz supports the development of the Southern Gas Corridor from Caspian and Middle Eastern regions to Europe

By Edwig Ban Today, in Azerbaijan, the fifth Annual Meeting of the Southen Gas Corridor Advisory Council (SGC Advisory Council) takes place. Romgaz SA Romania...

Americans, Spaniards and Italians, the most dishonest highway builders in Romania

By Constantin Radut It is a well known fact: Romania has one of the worst road infrastructures in the European Union. The causes are multiple....

Business

The regulatory authority in communications has launched the tender for the implementation of 5G in Romania

By RBJ The Communications Regulatory Authority (ANCOM) announces that it has launched the radio spectrum tender for electronic communications services of the new generation 5G. "Today...

PepsiCo Romania recognized as a Top Employer for the 11th consecutive year

Bucharest, January 18, 2024 - # RBJ - PepsiCo Romania, one of the leaders in the food and beverage industry, has been awarded for...

AI Footprints: the Retail Media market in Romania will grow by 35% in 2023

De RBJ Piața Retail Media din România va crește cu aproximativ 35% în 2023, potrivit Footprints AI, o companie românească care operează una dintre...

GSP – the largest Romanian entrepreneurial business

By rbj Grup Servicii Petroliere – GSP - performs offshore integrated services for the oil&gas industry, Grup Servicii Petroliere – GSP - performs offshore integrated...

GreenTAGS, a new company specializing in providing sustainable solutions for green energy capture, can revolutionize the construction industry

By rbj GreenTAGS, a new company specialized in innovative solutions for capturing green energy from the ground for the purpose of heating and cooling buildings,...

The war in Ukraine has severely disrupted the Black Sea grain market: Turkey, Israel, Egypt, and Algeria will be the hardest hit

By rbj Early estimates after the outbreak of the armed conflict in Ukraine show that 13.2 million tonnes of wheat, corn, and barley from Ukraine...

Bilateral

Romania-Mexico: open doors to increase trade and economic cooperation

By RBJ The total value of bilateral exchanges between Romania and the United Mexican States in the first ten months of 2022 was 315 million dollars, up 7% compared to the same period of 2021, according to a press release...

Romanian Game Development Agency Amber opens a new studio in Poland

By rbj Amber, the largest independent video game development studio in Romania, continues to expand, opening a new office in Warsaw, Poland. The new office...

Ford Craiova will manufacture over 1000 vehicles per day in 2020

By Jerom Bolt This year, Ford Craiova is set to reach a new record in terms of vehicle production, over 1000 vehicles built per day,...

Adrian Zuckerman, the new US ambassador to Romania

By rbj The new US ambassador to Bucharest presented his letters of accreditation on Saturday, December 14, 2019. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that on...

Philip Morris International has invested over $1 billion in the 30 years of its existence in Romania

Philip Morris International (PMI), a leading company in the tobacco industry and a pioneer in the research and development of smoke-free products globally, has...

Romania: Peles Castle (Peles National Museum) - Sinaia

https://en.peles.ro/

Huawei has opened the first Huawei Experience Store in Romania

By Emea Riga Huawei, a technology leader and the world's second largest smartphone maker, inaugurated the first Huawei Experience Store in Romania. The Huawei Experience...

Nuclear energy: France vs Germany

By Constantin Radut We have just taken the step towards 2022 and the European Union is facing another major internal dispute. It's about nuclear power....

Corvette war, last battle. Naval Group and Constanta Shipyard have one more month to regulate internal issues and sign the contract with the Romanian...

By Constantin Radut During a visit to Bucharest, Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, expressed his hope, during a press conference such...

The Romanian holding company Green Group fully buys UAB Zalvaris, from Lithuania, and becomes the largest integrated recycling group in Central Europe

  By RBJ Abris Capital Partners (“Abris”), the ESG transformation specialist private equity investor, has supported GreenGroup, the circular economy leader in Central Europe, in signing...

The Romanian company Footprints AI opens its first office in the USA, in Silicon Valley

Bucharest, August 9, 2023 - Footprints AI, a Romanian company that operates one of the most advanced media retail platforms in the world, opens...

The Romanian state, among the “poorest” in Europe, owns only 7% of Romania’s GDP

By RBJ The Romanian state owns, through the Government of Romania, 216 companies, which employ around 83,000 people and generate approximately 7% of Romania's GDP,...

Issue of the day

Professor Andrei Marga: <<>>

RBJ Andrei Marga, Romanian philosopher and politician, said on Friday, September 16, 2022, during a public conference held in Alba Iulia, in the center of...

The wind of recession is blowing strongly at the borders of the EU. Germany, the tired engine of the European bloc, caught a bad...

Bucharest, November 16, 2023 - # rbj - In the third quarter of 2023, seasonally adjusted GDP decreased by 0.1% in the euro area...

Western illiberalism destroys the future of Europe

By Constantin Radut I am a fan of Télévision Suisse Romande, TSR, broadcast on TV5. I always see a well-coordinated show, presented professionally and without...

The ski season extends on most slopes in Romania, to the delight of many winter sports lovers

By Andra Beltz Although the calendar is spring, in the mountains it is winter in all respects. The new snow wave in March made the...

Economy

Corvette war, last battle. Naval Group and Constanta Shipyard have one more month to regulate internal issues and sign the contract with the Romanian...

By Constantin Radut During a visit to Bucharest, Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, expressed his hope, during a press conference such...

Bosch opens a new production unit in Romania

By Edwig Ban The Bosch company inaugurated the third production hall within the car electronic components factory from Jucu, Cluj county, according to a communiqué...

Alarming: The number of Romanian builders left abroad is 700,000 and those from the domestic market 350,000

By Constantin Radut The Employers' Federation of Building Companies (FPSC) from Romania is one of the professional organizations most involved in the present and future...

Developers from the creation teams of the famous games Cyberpunk 2077 and Baldur’s Gate 3 are coming to Dev.Play 2024

Bucharest, May 23 2024 - RBJ - At Dev.Play, the conference dedicated to Romanian and Eastern European video game developers, two key creative people...

Fitch Ratings assigned S.N.G.N. Romgaz S.A. a long-term issuer default rating of ‘BBB-‘, with a stable outlook

Bucharest, May 22, 2024 - RBJ - Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale Romgaz S.A. (“Romgaz” or “the Company”) informs its shareholders and investors that...

The chief prosecutor of the ICC requested the issuance of arrest warrants for the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, the Minister of Defense...

Bucharest, May 20, 2024 - RBJ (Source: Agerpres) - The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Karim Khan, requested this court on...

Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: Demand for office spaces surged by over 60%, with transactions up to 1,000 sq. m being the most prevalent

  Bucharest, May 2024 - RBJ - The office market in Bucharest has shown a sustained demand growth in Q1, both in terms of the...

Markets

Central bank maintains monetary policy rate at 2.50%

By rbj The National Bank of Romania (BNR) Board decided in its meeting on Thursday to keep the monetary policy rate at 2.50 percent per...

The inflation rate is decreasing in the EU. In the Eastern bloc of the European community, Romania, Bulgaria, and Slovenia have the lowest levels

Today, Eurostat published the annual state of inflation in March 2023. Both in the euro area and in the EU as a whole, this...

Fondul Proprietatea lists on the Bucharest Stock Exchange its participation in Hidroelectrica, estimated at over 12 billion lei (approx. $2.5 billion)

By RBJ Fondul Proprietatea shareholders voted for the listing of Hidroelectrica on the Bucharest Stock Exchange, Johan Meyer, the general manager of Franklin Templeton Bucharest,...

Romanian crypto exchange platform Tokero launches a financial and career education program

Bucharest, February 8, 2024- # RBJ - Tokero, the most important local crypto exchange platform in Romania, announces the launch of the financial education...