EU Reporter: Commissioner Crețu in Romania to discuss investment priorities for the next long-term #EUBudget

EU Reporter: Commissioner Crețu in Romania to discuss investment priorities for the next long-term #EUBudget

Mar 24, 2019

On Monday (25 March), the European Commissioner Corina Crețu will be in Cluj-Napoca to speak at the COTER (Commission for Territorial Cohesion Policy and EU Budget) conference focusing on the role of local and regional authorities in Cohesion Policy, says EUReporter.co. “In Romania, we particularly believe that EU funding should be focused innovation, the...

iHeart: How You Can See Florence + The Machine At An Actual Transylvanian Castle

iHeart: How You Can See Florence + The Machine At An Actual Transylvanian Castle

Mar 24, 2019

Florence + The Machine are playing at an actual Transylvanian castle this July. Yes, you read that sentence right. The English indie rock band is part of this year’s Electric Castle Festival lineup, says iHeart.com. For the past five years, the Bánffy Castle near Cluj-Napoca in Romania has been the site of an eclectic festival that incorporates...

Evening Standard: Romania is the fastest-growing travel destination for Brits

Evening Standard: Romania is the fastest-growing travel destination for Brits

Mar 24, 2019

Each summer, you’ll be hard-pressed not to find a Brit on the beaches of Spain , Italy and Greece. Yet, it seems the tide may be changing as we succumb to the mysterious allure of Eastern Europe, says EveningStandard.co.uk. Recently analysis by group tour company On The Go Tours, looked the data from the United Nations World Tourism Organization 2018...

Limp Bizkit tops Electric Castle 2019 lineup

Limp Bizkit tops Electric Castle 2019 lineup

Mar 23, 2019

American rock band Limp Bizkit will top the list of artists attending the seventh edition of the Electric Castle Festival, which will take place on July 17-21, in Bonţida, near Cluj-Napoca, according to organizers, quoted by Mediafax. The Electric Castle audience has the chance to meet Fred Durst, one of the most iconic rock figures of the time, with the...

Romania pays start-up grants to entrepreneurs returning from abroad

Romania pays start-up grants to entrepreneurs returning from abroad

Mar 23, 2019

Some 60 Romanian entrepreneurs who returned from abroad signed on Friday, March 15, in Cluj-Napoca, the contracts for grants of EUR 40,000 each, Mediafax reported. The grants will help them start businesses in the country within the project “Diaspora ReSTART” implemented by the National Council of SMEs in Romania (CNIPMMR), says...