Farmec pours EUR 2 mln in upgrading production line

Farmec pours EUR 2 mln in upgrading production line

Jun 6, 2019

Farmec, a 100% Romanian-owned cosmetics manufacturer, earmarked over EUR 2 million to modernize its production capacities, planning to open new brand stores and develop its distribution network at the same time, according to ActMedia.eu. Farmec’s network of brand stores comprises eight units, located in Cluj-Napoca (three stores), Arad, Brașov, Sibiu,...

Largest film festival in Romania to launch streaming platform

Largest film festival in Romania to launch streaming platform

Jun 5, 2019

Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF), the international feature film festival taking place yearly in Cluj-Napoca, in western Romania, will make available a video streaming platform beginning June 6, according to Romania-Insider.com. The platform, called TIFF Unlimited, will be available year-round and will stream films from the festival’s portfolio...

Michel Gondry: ‘Experimentation is What Really Drives Me

Michel Gondry: ‘Experimentation is What Really Drives Me

Jun 4, 2019

Academy Award-winning writer-director Michel Gondry shared his thoughts on the creative process and the lessons he’s learned across his celebrated and wide-ranging career during a masterclass Saturday at the Transilvania Intl. Film Festival, according to Variety.com. Gondry appeared in conversation with TIFF artistic director Mihai Chirilov, who introduced the...

Pope celebrates diversity at mass in multi-ethnic Romania

Pope celebrates diversity at mass in multi-ethnic Romania

Jun 3, 2019

Pope Francis on the second day of a visit to Romania celebrated diversity at a mass Saturday attended by tens of thousands of people in a predominantly ethnic-Hungarian part of the Transylvania region seen as the highlight of his trip, according to France24.com. The open-air mass was keenly awaited for reasons of both faith and national identity in majority...

Pope Francis in Romania: All you need to know about the “Let’s walk together” visit

Pope Francis in Romania: All you need to know about the “Let’s walk together” visit

May 31, 2019

Pope Francis is coming to Romania from May 31 until June 2. The visit is considered a once in a lifetime opportunity and is called “Let’s walk together”, according to Vatican News. During his visit in Romania, Pope Francis will stop at six destinations. The trip will include visits to the Romanian Orthodox and Roman Catholic cathedrals, celebration of...

Healthcare chain MedLife takes over medical center in Cluj-Napoca

Healthcare chain MedLife takes over medical center in Cluj-Napoca

May 30, 2019

MedLife, the leader of the private medical services market in Romania, announced the takeover of a 65% majority stake in the Badea Medica Center in Cluj-Napoca, specializing in abdominal pathology, according to Romania-Insider.com. Cluj-Napoca is one of the points of interest in MedLife’s development plan, explained Mihai Marcu, president and CEO of MedLife...