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Brussels: Romanians become the second expat community

The Brussels Institut for Statistics and Analysis released this week the Mini-Bru 2018 with the main figures about Brussels Capital Region.  The main change is Romania that was not in the top 10, back in 1994. ...

My Inspirational Book

  ‘My Inspirational Book’ will be a fortnightly evening event bringing top business people and public figures in an informal armchair setting at The Commons, Unirii where they will share their careers i...

Out With the Old, in With the New

  By Dean Edgars   Well by the the time you read this, you will probably be a few kilos heavier, having enjoyed the very best food and drink over the Christmas period, and maybe even looking ...

British ambassador recited Eminescu poem

British ambassador to Romania Paul Brummell recited a poem by Mihai Eminescu, to mark the Romanian culture day on January 15. The ambassador went to Ipotesti, the village where Eminescu was born, and stood b...

Date set for WORLD EXPERIENCE FESTIVAL

The WORLD EXPERIENCE FESTIVAL is the new concept under which the fourth edition of the Embassies Festival event will be organized this year, celebrating the world cultural patrimony, the organizers from Asociat...

Of Drains, Markets and Kitsch Figurines

  By Dean Edgar   Romania, for all its ups and downs, is the place I have called home for the last 11 years. When telling this to the students I teach conversational English to, at a local st...

That Was The Month That Was – Romania’s November

By Dean Edgar   I have always had a soft spot for Royal Families, I do realise though, that these families have many detractors. Anyway, Romania’s Royal Family is in the news. The last king, King Mic...

From microbiology to world citizen

Gladys Abankwa-Meier-Klodt grew up in North America and Ghana as the child of two career diplomats. A graduate with two degrees in microbiology and immunology from McGill University, she nominally defected from...