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Theft of mobile phone leads to suspended sentence and reimbursement order.

A man was today given a suspended sentence and an order to refund the victim of a stolen mobile phone after pleading guilty to the theft during a night out at a Qawra bar. Romanian-born Daniel Gheorghe State, 28, currently working in Malta as a carpenter, stood before duty magistrate Aaron Bugeja and admitted to having ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Romania braces for migrant influx.

Romania is transforming into the next big gateway to Europe for desperate migrants. Nearly 500 migrants have made the dangerous 200km journey across the Black Sea. Last week, a small boat carrying 157 migrants from Iraq and Iran was found off the Romanian coast. The coast guard also intercepted a boat with 97 migrants, ...

- Novinite - BG

Omani sail training ship to visit Malta.

The 85-metre Shabab Oman II sail training ship is to embark on an official, four-day visit to Malta between September 22 and 25. The ship's visit is being organised by Yachting Malta and the Malta Tourism Authority, in collaboration with the Ministry for Tourism, the Ministry for Finance, Transport Malta, Valletta 2018 and ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Romania plans sovereign fund to bolster privatisations.

Despite some successes, a wary nation lags behind peers on sell-offs

- Financial Times - US

How Romania became a popular tech destination.

Competitive advantages include 20m population and communist legacy of excellence in science

- Financial Times - US

Pipeline setback squeezes Romania gas export ambitions.

Hungary deems only small portion of joint project as economically viable

- Financial Times - US

Romania must avoid association with Europe's 'bad boys'.

Old guard resists chance for fast-growing country to play full part in EU development

- Financial Times - US

Romania's ambition to pump up economy faces fiscal headwinds.

Investors worry policy U-turns hint at lack of predictability

- Financial Times - US

People smugglers test new migrant sea route through Romania.

About 500 migrants from the Middle East reached Romania across the Black Sea from Turkey in about a month, coastguards said on Monday, in a sharp increase the European Union says shows smugglers are testing alternative routes into Europe.

- The Daily Star - LB

Romanian PM visits city at heart of storm that left 8 dead.

Romanian Prime Minister Mihai Tudose traveled Monday to a western city that bore the brunt of a violent weekend storm that left eight people dead and about 140 injured.

- FOX News - US

Powerful storm killing eight in Romania moves to Ukraine.

A powerful storm of up to 100km/h in Romania has killed eight people and injured about 70, according to BBC.

- UNIAN - UA

Deadly Storm Kills Eight, Injures Dozens, in Romania

A violent storm hit western Romania on Sunday, leaving eight dead and scores wounded.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Eight People Died in a Storm in the Western Part of Romania

Eight people were killed and dozens were injured in a storm that broke out on Sunday evening in the western part of Romania. More than 60 people have been injured and admitted to hospitals, BNR reported. The heavy rainfall and wind at a speed of 100 km/h have broken power lines and blocked roads. Strong wind has also ...

- Novinite - BG

Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

Sudden storm killed eight people in the western city of Timisoara before heading to Ukraine.

- Al Jazeera - QA

112.ua: Romanian hurricane is moving to Ukraine

The hurricane that came to Romania on Sept. 17 is moving to Ukraine. This was reported by Romanian meteorologists, the Russian service of the BBC reports. The post 112.ua: Romanian hurricane is moving to Ukraine appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Romanian PM to visit city at heart of storm that left 8 dead

- Townhall.com - US

Violent Storm in Romania Kills 8, Injures Dozens

A violent storm that hit western Romania on Sunday killed at least eight people and injured 67 others. Among the reported deaths were people strolling outside or coming out of supermarkets, emergency situation authorities said. A man in the city of Timisoara died as he was hit by a billboard, while a woman was killed by a ...

- Voice of America - US

Desperate Europe-bound migrants turn to capricious Black Sea

While the arrival of exhausted migrants may be common on Mediterranean shores, it's a rare sight on the Black Sea coastline. But a string of recent arrivals from Turkey suggests it may be emerging as part of a new 'Romanian route' to western Europe.

- EurActive - UK

Deadly storm rips through Romania

Several people were killed during a sudden storm in western Romania, with gusts of wind uprooting trees and tearing off roofs. The authorities advised people to take shelter and unplug their electrical appliances.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Violent Storm in Romania Kills 8, Injures Dozens

Eight people lost their lives and nearly 70 were injured as powerful storms hit Western Romania on Sunday evening, reported Appsforpcdaily.com  Road and rail traffic in parts of Romania was halted by fallen trees on Sunday. It said the storm tore roofs off schools, hospitals and houses, uprooted trees and damaged cars. A ...

- Novinite - BG

Storm kills eight in Romania

A strong storm killed eight people and injured at least 67 in western Romania as winds of up to 100km/h also brought destruction to parts of Serbia and Croatia, officials said.

- RTE - IE

Violent Storm in Romania Kills 8, Injures Dozens

At least eight people were killed and dozens more injured when a violent storm hit western Romania on Sunday.   The storm, bearing winds of 100 kilometers an hour, also caused property destruction in neighboring Serbia, and in Croatia. Road and rail traffic in parts of Romania was halted by fallen trees and dozens of towns ...

- Voice of America - US

Storm kills eight in Romania, damage hits Serbia, Croatia

BUCHAREST - A strong storm killed eight people and injured at least 67 in western Romania on Sunday as winds of up to 100 kph also brought destruction to parts of Serbia and Croatia, officials said.

- Reuters - US

Deadly Storm Leaves Eight Killed, Dozens Injured in Romania

A violent storm hit western Romania on Sunday, leaving eight dead and scores wounded.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Romania hit with violent storm; eight dead, dozens injured

A violent storm in Romania that produced winds of up to 100 kilometers an hour left at least eight people dead and dozens more injured Sunday, authorities said. The post Romania hit with violent storm; eight dead, dozens injured appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Unexpected, powerful storm in Romania kills eight

A storm packing powerful winds ripped off roofs and toppled trees in Romania last night, killing eight people and injuring dozens more, authorities and witnesses said.

- RTE - IE

Fierce western Romania windstorm kills five, injures at least 30

Authorities say five people have died and at least 30 were injured during a violent storm in western Romania that produced winds of up to ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Powerful storm kills eight in Romania

At least 67 people are also hurt, as some areas in the west are left without water and electricity.

- BBC - UK

Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

BUCHAREST, Sept 18 — A storm packing powerful winds ripped off roofs and toppled trees in Romania yesterday, killing eight people and injuring dozens more, authorities and witnesses said. With gusts that reached nearly 100kph, the storm...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Powerful wind storm kills 8 in Romania

A storm packing powerful winds ripped off roofs and toppled trees in Romania on Sunday, killing eight people and injuring dozens more, authorities and witnesses said. The post Powerful wind storm kills 8 in Romania appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Romania offers Azerbaijan new projects in energy sphere

Romania offers Azerbaijan new projects on energy cooperation and expects expansion of the activities of Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR in Romania, Azerbaijani Ambassador to Romania Farid Abdinbayov said in an interview with Trend.

- AzerNews - AZ

Romania offers Azerbaijan new projects in energy sphere

Romania offers Azerbaijan new projects in energy sphere...

- MENAFN - JO

156 million employed in eurozone – highest level ever recorded

Eurozone employment grew at a marginally lower rate of 0.4 per cent in the second quarter, following a 0.5 per cent rise in the first quarter. Year-on-year employment growth stabilised at 1.6 per cent. In quarter 2, there were 155.6 million employed in the eurozone, the highest level on record. Employment in the EU28 ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Last remnants of Jewish community struggle to retain heritage

A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Pickpockets admit to stealing inside church

Two senior pickpockets were remanded in custody after pleading guilty to stealing a wallet inside the Mosta Rotunda yesterday morning. The two Romanian men, Ion Balan, 59, and Constantin Teodorescu, 67, both residing at a St Julian's aparthotel, were this morning arraigned jointly and, assisted by an interpreter, pleaded ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Motorola Introduced Moto Z2 Play for Southeast Europe

The biggest Motorola premiere for this season was on September 12th in Bucharest. Focus of the event, which resonated with the colorful vision and design of the Motorola products was the Moto Z2 Play, which comes out on the market in Bulgaria by the end of the month with a modular Moto Mod component by customer's choice. ...

- Novinite - BG

Romanian soldier killed in Taliban attack in Afghanistan: NATO

Assailant drove a vehicle packed with explosives into the foreign patrol The post Romanian soldier killed in Taliban attack in Afghanistan: NATO appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Afghan Officials: Suicide Attack on NATO Convoy Kills 1 Romanian Soldier, Injures 2 More

A suicide car bombing of a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan has killed at least one Romanian soldier and has injured two more. The Romanian Defense Ministry confirmed the casualties, and a local government spokesman told VOA that Friday's attack occurred close to the airbase in Kandahar, the provincial capital. Fazal ...

- Voice of America - US

2 foreign nationals held for trying to steal ATM card details

The cyber crime police of the Criminal Investigation Department arrested two foreign nationals at Kempegowda International Airport when they were trying to collect the skimming device details of credit and debit cards in a Kotak Mahindra ATM kiosk.Director General of Police H C Kishore Chandra said, "The CID team has ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.

SATU MARE, Romania ,  The small congregation in this northern city consists of only 110 members. Yet the Satu Mare Jewish community owns an impressive 129 cemeteries and four synagogues. Among the heritage sites in its care is the Decebal Street Synagogue, an ornate behemoth of a building erected in 1892. It was ...

- JTA - US

Romanian Soldier Killed In Afghan Car-Bomb Attack

The Romanian Defense Ministry says one of its soldiers with the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan has been killed and two others injured after they were attacked by a vehicle packed with explosives.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Moldova Opens Major Exhibition Of Luchian Paintings

A major exhibition of Romanian artist Stefan Luchian's work has opened at the National Art Museum of Moldova, just over 100 years after his death.

- Radio Free Europe - US

One Romanian soldier killed in Afghanistan Kandahar attack

A car carrying explosives rammed into a convoy of international troops in southern Afghanistan on Friday killing a Romanian soldier and wounding two others, the Romanian Defense Ministry said. A terse...

- The Hindu - IN

Number of EU states to voice to CoE, OSCE concerns over Ukraine's education reform

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zakharieva has said Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, and Greece will appeal to the Council of Europe and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe over Ukraine's newly adopted law on education, according to BGNES.

- UNIAN - UA

Bulgaria's Investments in Education: the Lowest in Europe

According to Eurostat statistics Denmark invests the most in it's education. Bulgaria is once again at the bottom of this list. Other countries that impress with ranking are Sweden, Beligum and Finnland - paying over 6% of the GDP for education. Countries paying under 4% apart from Bulgaria are Italy, Ireland and ...

- Novinite - BG

Azerbaijani chess players win five European medals

Azerbaijani chess players have claimed five medals, including two gold at the European Youth Championship held in Romania, Azertac reported.

- AzerNews - AZ

1 Romanian soldier killed in Afghanistan Kandahar attack

- Townhall.com - US

Afghan Officials: Suicide Attack on NATO Convoy Injures Romanian Soldiers

A suicide car bombing of a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan has injured at least four Romanian soldiers. A local government spokesman while confirming the casualties to VOA said Friday’s attack occurred close to the airbase in Kandahar, the provincial capital. Fazal Bari Biryali said the suicide bomber rammed his ...

- Voice of America - US

Romanian soldier killed in Afghanistan convoy attack

KABUL/BUCHAREST - A Romanian soldier from a NATO-led mission was killed and two others wounded in Afghanistan on Friday when a vehicle rigged with explosives crashed into their convoy, the Romanian defense ministry said.

- Reuters - US

Three Romanian Troops Wounded in Afghanistan

Three Romanian troops serving in the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan were wounded on Friday by a car bomb in Kandahar province.

- Balkan Insight - UK

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