US Army decorates Romanian gendarme

US Army decorates Romanian gendarme

Feb 20, 2020

The US Army awarded Romanian major Cosmin Covaciu with the Meritorius Service Medal, the highest American military distinction awarded to Allied troops, the Cluj County Inspectorate of Gendarmes announced, according to Romania-Insider.com. On the same occasion, the Romanian gendarme also received the emblem of honor of the Romanian Interior Ministry from...

Hotel industry software developed in Romania, awarded in London

Hotel industry software developed in Romania, awarded in London

Feb 19, 2020

Juyo Analytics, a software platform developed by a company with offices in Romania, received the award for the most innovative software solution in the hospitality industry at the Opportunity 2020 event, held in London, Startupcafe.ro reported. The software is a data visualization and analytics platform, which allows hotels to increase their profitability. It...

Stock of industrial spaces in western Romania doubles in four years

Stock of industrial spaces in western Romania doubles in four years

Feb 19, 2020

The stock of industrial spaces in the west and north-west part of Romania has doubled over the past four years and is growing rapidly, becoming the second largest market after Bucharest, CBRE data shows. The stock of industrial spaces in this region of the country is expected to surpass 700,000 square meters this year, according to Romania-Insider.com. “We are...

US ambassador in RO warns against Huawei’s 5G technologies

US ambassador in RO warns against Huawei’s 5G technologies

Feb 18, 2020

US ambassador to Bucharest Adrian Zuckerman on Monday, February 17, warned the Romanian authorities against using technology provided by Chinese group Huawei for developing the country’s 5G networks due to security threats, according to Romania-Insider.com. “Contrary to popular marketing and public misconception, 5G is not synonymous with Chinese companies....

Fragonard to feature Saschiz pottery in collection dedicated to Romania

Fragonard to feature Saschiz pottery in collection dedicated to Romania

Feb 18, 2020

The blue pottery made in Saschiz, in Romania’s Mureș county, will be featured in French perfume house Fragonard’s stores and album in 2021, Agerpres reported. As part of a partnership between Fragonard and La blouse roumaine community, clothing collections, accessories and craft items from Romania will be showcased in Fragonard stores in 2021, a year...

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...