Questions raised over goverment's projections for steady growth rates of 4%-5% in the coming years.
Despite the external blows of Brexit and then ‘Trumpquake’, there was a general improvement in Central and Eastern Europe’s transaction climate in 2016.
While Bulgaria, Croatia and Romania are a long way off from eurozone membership, they are still keen to benefit from closer integration.
With just a handful of success stories so far, Romania’s fintech scene is still at a very early stage. But initiatives like Bucharest TechHub’s recent Fintech Month and support from companies and banks are intended to help foster the industry.
Enterprise Investors exits Romanian supermarket chain for €533mn after successful expansion programme targeting rural areas.
Romanian MPs in legislation overdrive as general elections approach, approving 299 acts in past year.
Ship bearing mystery cargo spent 11 months trying to offload in Far East, now ordered to return to Romania.
Unpredictability is never an asset in foreign or defence policy, so the election of the mercurial Donald Trump to the US presidency is already causing conniptions in European capitals, especially those of Central Europe.
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