Romanian tramway maker Astra to deliver 62 units to municipalities

Romanian tramway maker Astra to deliver 62 units to municipalities

Feb 17, 2019

The Astra Vagoane Calatori Arad tram factory in Romania, owned by local entrepreneur Valer Blidar, will deliver 62 Imperio and Authentic trams to four major cities in Romania (Oradea, Arad, Cluj-Napoca, and Galati) after it won auctions organized by local authorities. In some cases, Astra was the only bidder, local Agerpres reported. Two municipalities have...

Balkan Insight: Romanians Cheer Ex-Prosecutor Battling Corruption Charges

Balkan Insight: Romanians Cheer Ex-Prosecutor Battling Corruption Charges

Feb 16, 2019

Romanians rallied on Friday in several cities to show support for former anti-graft prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi, whose bid to head the EU Prosecution Office is opposed by her own government, according to Balkan Insight. Romanians gathered on Friday in front of the prosecutor’s office in Bucharest to show support for Laura Codruta Kovesi, the...

Historical building in Romanian thermal spa resort in danger of collapsing after roof caves in

Historical building in Romanian thermal spa resort in danger of collapsing after roof caves in

Feb 14, 2019

A part of the roof of the Neptune Baths, a historical building in the mineral spring resort of Băile Herculane, collapsed, endangering even more the structure of the construction. With a part of the roof, a wall of the Neptune Baths also collapsed, according to TransylvaniaToday.ro. A team of architects that has been working to kick off the preservation and...

ATP tournament under preparation in Cluj-Napoca

ATP tournament under preparation in Cluj-Napoca

Feb 14, 2019

The central Romania city of Cluj-Napoca might host an ATP men’s tennis tournament starting 2020, local sports publication ProSport has learned. Cluj-Napoca mayor Emil Boc and Romanian billionaire Ion Tiriac, a former tennis player and the owner of several tournaments in the professional tennis circuit, have already had talks on this subject, according to...

The second edition of Transylvanian Machine Learning Summer School will take place in July

The second edition of Transylvanian Machine Learning Summer School will take place in July

Feb 14, 2019

Transylvanian Machine Learning Summer School (TMLSS) will tale place in July this year, in Cluj-Napoca. The summer school project was born in Eastern Europe in order to educate young people that are deprived of the right environment to learn and to reach their potential, according to Business-Review.eu. The school is focused on Machine Learning and Artificial...