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  • Local wine production dropped by 7.6% in 2009

    The wine production obtained last year by local producers was 4.96 million hl, on the drop by 7.6% against 2008 when 5.37 million hl were produced, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR) informs.The 2009 wine production is smaller than in 2008…

  • National vegetable production grew in 2009

    The national production of vegetables grew last year for tomatoes, cabbage, cucumbers, egg plants, water melons and dropped for beans and onion, according to date supplied by the Ministry of Agriculture. Production increases were also registered for cabbage and water melons as a result of the use of new varieties and hybrids with high production potential and due to climate conditions of 2009 favorable to those cultures, the ministry shows.…

  • ING Insurance leases 4,000 sqm in Amera Tower, Cluj

    The insurance division off ING has leased 4,000 sqm office space in Amera Tower building in Cluj-Napoca, that will accommodate INGs insurance back office hub in the region, the real estate adviser that mediated the transaction, DTZ Echinox, said in a release. The new offices in Cluj Napoca will be the future workplace for employees servicing the ING Insurance business units…

  • Egypt wants 30% more Romanian tourists this year

    ETA, the Egyptian Tourist Authority, a government institution promoting Egypt as tourist destination in Romania, is counting on a 30% increase of the number of Romanian tourists in 2010.At the end of 2009, the tourist market dropped by 25-30% in Poland, Czech Republic and Romania but we succeeded to cope with the dropping rate…

  • Labor productivity in industry increases in January by 27.8 pct

    Labor productivity in industry increased in Jan. 2010 by 27.8 percent from Jan. 2009 on the backdrop of a productivity jump of 29.9 percent in processing industry, according to data published on Monday by the National Statistics Institute (INS). Labor productivity dropped in Jan. 2020 by 1.6 percent on Jan. 2009 in the extractive industry…

  • Exports, a positive contribution of 7.3 percent to the dynamic of the 2009 GDP

    Contracting imports and consumption by the public administration have attenuated by 7.1 percent Romania's economic slump in 2009 from the year before. Data released on Monday by Chairman of the National Statistics Institute (INS) Vergil Voineagu show net exports having had a positive contribution…

  • Senate - VAT payment only after getting the value of invoices, not before

    Economic agents will pay VAT to the state after 30 days only since the moment they got the countervalue of the payment for services or delivered products, according to a legislative draft of PD-L senators, adopted on Monday by the Senate, with the help of PSD and UDMR representatives…

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