MementoBus has launched first shuttlebus as alternative to taxis from Otopeni Airport

MementoBus has launched first shuttlebus as alternative to taxis from Otopeni Airport

Feb 22, 2018

The transport company MementoBus, part of Christian Tour group, has launched the first shuttlebus from International Airport „Henri Coanda”, Otopeni, so that passengers can be transferred to the hotels in Bucharest where they have accommodation, as well as to the Central Bus station, from where they can go Brasov, Constanta, Sibiu, Craiova, Bacau,...

Spanish-led consortium, including Transgaz and EBRD, submitted a binding offer for Greece’s gas grid operator DESFA

Spanish-led consortium, including Transgaz and EBRD, submitted a binding offer for Greece’s gas grid operator DESFA

Feb 21, 2018

A consortium including Romanian state company Transgaz and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), led by Spanish company Reganosa, is one of the two bidders for a 66 percent stake in Greeece’s gas grid operator DESFA, according to a press release of the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF), according to...

Romanian locality signs “union declaration” with Moldova

Romanian locality signs “union declaration” with Moldova

Feb 21, 2018

The local councilors in the Parva commune, in north-central Romania’s Bistriţa-Năsăud county, have signed a resolution requesting the union with the Republic of Moldova, Mediafax reported. It is the first Romanian locality to sign such a declaration. The document, with a symbolic value, is to be sent to all national decision-making factors, according to...

OMV Petrom negotiating regional deals for Black Sea gas; Export tender for Hungary lost

OMV Petrom negotiating regional deals for Black Sea gas; Export tender for Hungary lost

Feb 21, 2018

Oil major OMV Petrom is exploring the region to sign export deals for the gas that will be extracted from the Black Sea as the company estimates that the demand on the Romanian market might not be enough to cover the supply, says Business-Review.eu. “Without an increase of demand in Romania, we will have to look for sale options on other markets. Our objective...

Romania registers highest number of measles cases in Europe

Romania registers highest number of measles cases in Europe

Feb 20, 2018

Europe has seen a big surge in measles cases in 2017 compared to the previous year, with the highest number of affected people being reported in Romania, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), quoted by Romania-Insider.com. The disease affected 21,315 people in Europe and caused 35 deaths in 2017, following a record low of 5,273 cases in 2016, the...