Komoder’s massage chair sales moved entirely online

Komoder’s massage chair sales moved entirely online

Apr 4, 2020

Komoder, the market leader in massage chairs distributor in Romania, announces that during this period the company’s sales have moved completely online. The physical stores are closed throughout the country, so the sales team assists customers exclusively by phone or email, according to Business-Review.eu. The company sells high-end massage chairs, from...

Students in Romania make protective equipment for doctors treating Covid-19 patients

Students in Romania make protective equipment for doctors treating Covid-19 patients

Apr 3, 2020

High school students from all over Romania, enrolled in the BRD FIRST Tech Challenge robotics program, have started working on 3D-printed or hand-made face shields for the health workers treating Covid-19 patients, Startupcafe.ro reported. The face shields can be used right away and they have been demanded by pharmacies, family doctors, ambulance services or ER...

The first Romanian shirt factory joins fight against COVID-19, to produce medical equipment

The first Romanian shirt factory joins fight against COVID-19, to produce medical equipment

Apr 3, 2020

1949Tarnava from Sighișoara, the first Romanian factory specialising in blouses and shirts, started the production of medical equipment, according to RomaniaJournal.ro. With a monthly production capacity of 40,000-45,000 disposable medical items, the factory will produce masks and medical gowns, but also auxiliary items such as hospital sheets. The medical...

Romania activates 400 million Euro support from WB to combat human and economic impacts of COVID-19 crisis

Romania activates 400 million Euro support from WB to combat human and economic impacts of COVID-19 crisis

Apr 3, 2020

The Government of Romania activated 400 million Euro of pre-arranged financial support from the World Bank to help prevent and respond to the COVID–19 pandemic. The financing covers a range of interventions to strengthen health services, minimize the losses to both the public and private sectors, and to safeguard lives and livelihoods overall, says...

Business Review: Romanian economy may recover fast after the pandemic

Business Review: Romanian economy may recover fast after the pandemic

Apr 3, 2020

China is already on a recovering trend after the Covid-19 outbreak. A similar outcome could be expected for Romania, mainly driven by eCommerce, after the outbreak peak is surpassed, says Business-Review.eu. The business environment in China was the first hit by the Covid-19 epidemic, but the fast decrease of new cases in the past weeks brings hope for recovery...

Festivals in Cluj-Napoca join fight against Covid-19 with “solidarity tickets”

Festivals in Cluj-Napoca join fight against Covid-19 with “solidarity tickets”

Apr 3, 2020

The organizers of major festivals and events in the city of Cluj-Napoca, in Romania’s Transylvania region, have put up for sale “solidarity tickets,” in an attempt to help the local authorities equip hospitals with all the materials they need to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), according to Romania-Insider.com. Some of the festivals that are part of...