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HE Prince Charles is back at Viscri

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited the Foundation that carries his name in the village of Viscri on Thursday, a house since 1700, where he met with small farmers and craftsmen from Romania, discussi...

TIFF – Film Festival in Cluj – on until June 3

TIFF the first and the largest international feature film festival in Romania started a few days ago and will continue until June 3rd. The opening gala screened the film Foxtrot, a highly disputed, still bra...

That was the month that was–April

By Dean Edgar   The ongoing runaway steamroller that is the PSD’s attempt to change the criminal law shows no sign of being stopped, despite the best endeavours of one person, the de facto oppositio...

Count Down

By Dean Edgar   As this month issue has a “Women Power” theme I thought that I would highlight five Romanian women that I believe have a positive and/or negative effect in Romania. So, in no particul...

That was the month that was – Romania′s March

 By Dean Edgar Just when we all thought spring was coming after the heavy snow and rain at the start of the month, more snow arrived and with it came the usual disruption, but spare a thought for the stork, ...

The Rubik Cube Of GDPR

PERSPECTIVES ON THE UPCOMING EU PROVISIONS ON DATA PROTECTION   In view of the entry into force of the new EU Regulation 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of...

The Dutch Way

Saying that the Netherlands punches above its weight would be a cliche, but it would also be an understatement. Through history, the Dutch with approximately one sixth the landmass of Romania yet a similar popu...

Anda Todor Is the New AmCham President

The American Chamber of Commerce in Romania (AmCham Romania) marked 25 years of presence as a leading representative of the business community on the local market, Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis and the U.S...

Snow, snow and more snow

I popped back to the UK at the end of February to see my Mum and sister in Manchester,(they’re fine, thanks for asking) just as the snow hit both Romania and the UK. What a contrast between the two countries in...