British The Spectator tells readers why Romania’s Sighisoara is perfect for a budget break

British The Spectator tells readers why Romania’s Sighisoara is perfect for a budget break

Aug 22, 2017

The Transylvanian town of Sighisoara, which is known as the birthplace of Vlad Tepes (Vlad the Impaler) – the real-life inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula, is perfect for a budget break, according to British weekly The Spectator. In a story called A trip to Dracula’s birthplace won’t bleed you dry, the publication tells readers why they should...

Romania’s trade deficit reaches highest level since end-2008

Romania’s trade deficit reaches highest level since end-2008

Aug 21, 2017

Romania’s trade deficit has reached the highest level since December 2008, and the indicator will continue to worsen, according to statistical data, said Andrei Radulescu, Banca Transilvania senior economist, according to Romania-Insider.com. The trade deficit will grow, as imports will increase at a higher pace than exports, Radulescu explained, reports...

Mega Image Romania retailer adds four stores to network

Mega Image Romania retailer adds four stores to network

Aug 21, 2017

Belgian-owned retailer Mega Image Romania said on Friday it opened four new stores, increasing the number of its outlets to 557, says SeeNews.com. Two of the four stores are located in Bucharest, while the other two are located respectively in the Black Sea resort of Mamaia, Constanta county and in the northwestern city of Cluj-Napoca, Cluj county, Mega Image...

Romanians cycle to Mont Blanc to raise funds for seriously ill children

Romanians cycle to Mont Blanc to raise funds for seriously ill children

Aug 20, 2017

Two residents of Cluj-Napoca, a city in Western Romania, will cycle a distance of 1,800 km and climb the Mont Blanc in order to raise funds to organize a camp for children suffering from various serious conditionsm says Romania-Insider.com. The event is called Yuppi Ride and takes place between August 18 and September 7. The beneficiaries of the funds will be...

MedLife takes over majority stake of Valdi Medica SRL in Cluj-Napoca

MedLife takes over majority stake of Valdi Medica SRL in Cluj-Napoca

Aug 19, 2017

Private healthcare operator MedLife took over 55 percent stake of the company Valdi Medica SRL, which owns the Humanitas hospital from Cluj-Napoca. The hospital was opened at the end of the year 2016 and has a variety of services and surgery treatments, according to Business-Review.eu. „We entered the Cluj-Napoca market since 2008, with the opening of an...