Trend towards bigger deals and more fund investment continues, as deal value rises by half to give best Q1 since 2013.
But pandemic has delayed restart of convergence with Western Europe until 2023.
The conflict between the two major partners in Romania’s ruling coalition reached a climax when Prime Minister Florin Citu dismissed the USR-PLUS health minister.
It’s ten years since Fondul Proprietatea listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange. bne IntelliNews looks at what’s next, including the upcoming IPO of its largest portfolio company, Hidroelectrica.
Romgaz seeks to buy ExxonMobil's stake in the Neptun Deep offshore gas field.
Romania's retail sales index increased by 1.5% y/y in January-February compared to the same period last year — softer growth than previously but still positive despite the worsening of the pandemic in early 2020.
A third wave of the coronavirus pandemic is sweeping through Emerging Europe. While Russia is expecting to reach herd immunity in the next two months, most other countries of the region have only just started their mass immunisation programmes.
Getting an IKEA store is a good guide to how developed a country is. And the Swedish furniture store has an uncanny knack for opening their yellow and blue stores exactly at the beginning of a country's rapid growth phase.
Allview to follow smaller peer iHunt onto the Bucharest Stock Exchange to finance its development plans.
eMAG to invest in regional expansion and developing its logistics and online marketplace.
Low vacancy rate to drive further development of Romania’s industrial real estate market that CBRE expects to grow by 50% within five years.
UiPath's latest financing round in February put the company's value at $35bn and the issue should be one of the largest on the NYSE this year.
Production plants forced into stoppages after pandemic-led surge in demand for electronics from locked down populations squeezes semiconductor supplies.
Automaker Dacia continues to top the Brand Finance Romania 50 ranking but pharmacy chains have climbed since the start of the pandemic.
Romanian hydropower group Hidroelectrica could pay 55% higher taxes for the water it uses under amendments currently under debate in the parliament.
Protesters express anger against tighter restrictions and vaccinations as well as a broad range of local issues in Southeast European cities.
The moderate GDP setbacks in 2020 imply that for some CEE countries there will not be such drastic recovery and rebound effects in 2021 as in hard-hit countries in Western Europe.
Romania-based Vivre Deco is one of the largest online home and decor retailers in Central and Eastern Europe.
Over 4,000 COVID-19 cases daily are being reported in Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia, putting hospitals under strain.
With economies primed to rebound as pandemic restrictions are loosened, consumer prices could rise even further, reawakening an issue that has long been ignored.