Cluj-Napoca trolleybuses enter service

Cluj-Napoca trolleybuses enter service

Feb 17, 2020

Compania de Transport Public Cluj-Napoca put 25 Solaris Bus & Coach trolleybuses into revenue service on February 4, says RailwayGazette.com. A further 25 of the Trollino 18 trolleybuses have been delivered under the 115m złoty contract. These are currently awaiting registration ahead of the opening of three trolleybus routes in the Transylvanian city. The...

Roxen will represent Romania at 2020 Eurovision song contest

Roxen will represent Romania at 2020 Eurovision song contest

Feb 16, 2020

Roxen, a 20-year-old singer from Cluj-Napoca, will represent Romania at the 2020 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place in Rotterdam, according to Romania-Insider.com. Roxen started singing at the age of 7 and won several musical competitions. At present, she is the 3rd most-played artist on Romanian radio and has two songs in the radio...

Orange returns to growth in Romania in fourth quarter of 2019

Orange returns to growth in Romania in fourth quarter of 2019

Feb 16, 2020

Orange Romania, the leader of the local telecom market, recorded a turnover of EUR 299 million in the fourth quarter of 2019, up by 2.4% compared to the same period of 2018, the company announced in a press release, quoted by Romania-Insider.com. Orange thus returned to growth after three consecutive quarters in which its local business declined because of a new...

BT Asset Management, BT Investments get nod to acquire Certinvest Pensii

BT Asset Management, BT Investments get nod to acquire Certinvest Pensii

Feb 15, 2020

Romanian lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] said on Thursday that its units BT Asset Management S.A.I. and BT Investments have received approval from the financial regulator to acquire 100% of pension fund administrator Certinvest Pensii, according to SeeNews.ro. “We are starting with almost 10,000 clients and over 75 million lei ($17.1 million/15.7...

Romania Insider: Romania has over 250 certified “green” buildings

Romania Insider: Romania has over 250 certified “green” buildings

Feb 14, 2020

Over 250 buildings and real estate projects from Romania have been certified as “green buildings” based on one of the international sustainable schemes, BREEAM, LEED, EDGE and WELL, according to data centralized by BuildGreen, the leading local consultant in the field of sustainable building design, development and certification, says...