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Matteo Patrone (EBRD): Romania is on the map of investors

During the third and last day of the Foreign Investors Summit (FIS), panelists participating in the Funding round | Perceptions vs Realities discussed Romania’s potential to attract investment in the current economic and political climate. 

According to financiers, due to its current political stability and high economic growth rate, Romania finds itself in a favorable position, compared to the neighboring countries. “Romania is on the map of […]

November 3rd, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

State secretary Vrinceanu: New state aid scheme worth RON 200 mln to be rolled out in Romania next year

Claudiu Vrinceanu, the state secretary at the Ministry of Economy, said on Tuesday, during the Foreign Investors Summit, the 3-day event organized by Business Review magazine, that the government will launch next year a new state aid scheme called Scale up.

This new scheme has a RON 200 million (around EUR 40 million) budget that targets […]

November 1st, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Daniel Daianu (BNR): “We have an exodus of human capital”

Daniel Daianu, member of the administration board at the National Bank of Romania (BNR), said on Tuesday, during the Foreign Investors Summit, the 3-day event organized by Business Review magazine, that the country’s labor market poses challenges.

The foreign investment community in Romania has issued warnings in the past few years about the lack of the […]

November 1st, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Minister Pislaru: “Romania has just entered into a new boom cycle”

The minister of labor Dragos Pislaru said on Tuesday, during the Foreign Investors Summit, the 3-day event organized by Business Review magazine, that “Romania has just entered into a new boom cycle”.

The minister suggested that going forward, the authorities should make sure that the current pace of development is maintained and that there aren’t any […]

November 1st, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Analysis. Business opportunities from Romania’s transition to green economy

The transition from a “brown economy” to a green one entails a complete rethink of the economic model to one that generates growth and prosperity without exhausting the natural systems that sustain us. As with every challenge, the key to achieving sustainable growth is to unlock and seize the opportunities that open up during […]

October 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Analysis. High-tech industries and competitive costs for workforce – the future of FDI in Romaniav

The authorities have been trying in the past few months to change the perception that Romania is a low-tech country attracting foreign investors that are looking for a cheap labor force. With foreign direct investments this year set to exceed the EUR 3 billion registered last year, the government has been talking extensively about […]

October 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Analysis. How are retailer giants in Romania supporting the organic agriculture sector

Despite accelerating growth in recent years, the Romanian market of certified organic fruit and vegetables is still emerging, shaped by a range of factors.

Georgeta Gheorghe

Romania exports most products grown by its organic agriculture sector abroad, as raw materials. The domestic market, meanwhile, is largely unstructured, shaped by irregular supply and demand that cannot easily […]

October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Analysis. How can Romania’s capital market attract more foreign investors

With daily equity trading on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) at EUR 7.3 million in the first nine months of the year, up 2 percent on last year, the BVB has this year rolled out a series of initiatives designed to attract more retail investors to the market and is currently preparing a new […]

October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Analysis. What are the strengths and challenging points of Romania from the perspective of foreign investors

Approaching the tenth anniversary of its accession to the European Union, Romania finally has its first country strategy for the coming years. The document, drawn up by the current government, aims to make the country a competitive spot on investors’ map. Ranked 53rd worldwide from a competitiveness perspective, it’s clear that Romania needs to […]

October 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Day 3

DAY 3 – October 28 | Bucharest | World Trade Center Bucharest Pullman Hotel
08:00 – 09:00 Welcome coffee & Registration
09:00 – 10:15 Panel discussions | Industry Zoom: Energy

Topics:

European Energy Union – steps to be made
New opportunities in the energy field – which sectors will draw the biggest investments in the next year
Financing for efficient energy
New investment […]

October 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments