Romania Insider: Almost three in four Romanians use the internet

Romania Insider: Almost three in four Romanians use the internet

Dec 9, 2019

Some 82.3% of all Romanians have used the internet at least once, out of whom nearly 90% used it over the past three months, according to the latest survey published by the Romanian statistics office (INS) including data collected in April 2019. The share of Romanians having used internet over the three-month period prior to the survey thus increased to 73.6% in...

Romania’s ex-anticorruption head takes home Woman in Power award

Romania’s ex-anticorruption head takes home Woman in Power award

Dec 8, 2019

Laura Codruta Kovesi, the former chief prosecutor of Romania’s National Anticorruption Department (DNA), won the Woman in Power award at the fourth annual edition of the Women of Europe Awards organized in Brussels, according to Romania-Insider.com. Kovesi recently became the first Chief EU Public Prosecutor at the newly established European Public Prosecutors...

Drone Champions League took place in Salina Turda, in the heart of Transylvania

Drone Champions League took place in Salina Turda, in the heart of Transylvania

Dec 8, 2019

Emotion ran deep on December 6-7 as Britain’s XBlades Racing captured their third consecutive season triumph in the Drone Champions League, the World Championship for professional drone racing teams, at the 2019 finale in Salina Turda, Romania. In a salt mine 150 meters below the surface, the British team clinched the crown on the first day of racing. But the...

Local player opens first Xiaomi franchise in Romania

Local player opens first Xiaomi franchise in Romania

Dec 7, 2019

Romanian import and distribution firm GBR Tronics, with RON 8 million (EUR 1.7 mln) turnover in 2018, has opened the first Xiaomi shop in Romania, under franchise, Profit.ro reported. The showroom is located on Lipscani street, in Bucharest’s Old Town, according to Romania-Insider.com. The company distributes almost the whole Xiaomi range of products sold on...

Business Review: Romania’s top 10 ambassador brands

Business Review: Romania’s top 10 ambassador brands

Dec 2, 2019

Romanian companies have started to conquer foreign markets. From decades-old brands such as Dacia or Gerovital to new companies like UiPath or UNTOLD, these have become some of the best known brands in the world in their respective industries. Through their popularity, Romania has secured a place on the map of countries that produce global companies, says...