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REZULTATELE BUGETARE LA 10 LUNI

Ministerul Finantelor comunica rezultatele bugetare pentru primele 10 luni ale anului 2017:  Venituri buget consolidat: 207.9 miliarde RON / +10.8% vs. Ian-Oct 2016 Cheltuieli buget consolidat: 214.5 miliarde RON / + 13.6% vs. Ian-Oct 2016 DEFICIT BUGETAR: 6.6 miliarde RON vs. 1.3 miliarde RON Ian-Oct 2016. Evolutia unora dintre cheltuielile bugetare a fost urmatoarea: Cheltuieli de personal: +21.2% Cheltuieli bunuri si servicii: +4.2% Cheltuieli cu...

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Record 2.6 million foreign tourists travelled to Romania in 2017

Romania received in 2017 record 2.6 million foreign tourists. Overall, 12 million foreign and Romanian tourists chose domestic destinations. The Romanian tourist market increased by approximately 10 percent in 2017, according to data released by National Tourism Agencies Association (ANAT), and the total number of tourists will reach for the first time a figure recorded previously in 1990. According to ANAT representative Adrian Voican, “In...

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Romania’s economic growth accelerates to 8.8 pct. in Q3, says INS

Romania’s GDP expanded 8.6 percent on gross series in the third quarter of the year compared to the same period of last year, according to a flash estimate by the National Institute of Statistics (INS). On adjusted series, the expansion of the economy in the third quarter stood at 8.6 percent. The GDP expanded in real terms by 2.6 percent in the third quarter versus...

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13% of Romania’s population working abroad

Vice Governor Liviu Voinea, from National Bank of Romania, declared that 13% of our country population is working in foreign countries. This means almost 30% of our total labour force. The statement was done during ‘’10 years since Romania joined EU’’ conference. Even if Romania has only a 5% rate of unemployment, we are facing a strong negative impact on GDP. On top of this...

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ROMANIA ranks second to last within top EU companies with fastest growth

Romania ranks among the EU countries with lowest share of fast growing companies behind Bulgaria and Hungary, according to the EU data published on Eurostat. Fast growing companies are considered those having at least 10 employees and a rate of increase of minimum 10 percent for three years in row on this number. According to statistics, fields scoring the lowest share of companies with fast...

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Wages in private sector up on average by 5.1% in 2017, PwC study says

Wages in the private sector went up on average by 5.1 percent in 2017, according to the study PayWell Romania, from PwC, on a sample of 100 private companies from financial-banking, pharma, industrial, retail and hotels industries. On employees’ categories the lowest increase was registered at the top management level and the highest at the level of workers. Overall the companies that attended the study...

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Amazon opens Bucharest office in Globalworth Campus

E-commerce giant Amazon will open its Bucharest offices in a new building developed by Globalworth in northern Bucharest, according to Wall-street.ro. Dimitris Raptis, the deputy CEO and CIO of Globalworth, said that Amazon will be the anchor tenant in the first office building set to be delivered this year in Globalworth Campus, in the Pipera area. “At present, we are in the preparation stage for...

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Bucharest, the European city with highest growth of tourists’ number

Bucharest is the European city with the highest growth of tourists who stay overnight, outrunning cities such as Lisbon, Berlin or Amsterdam, according to the Mastercard Global Index of Urban Destinations. Bucharest attracted 10.4 percent more tourists in 2016 than 2009 and the preferred periods for travel are May-June and September-October. On the following positions in top cities with the highest tourist number are Lisbon...

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Romanian firms affected by new rules of personal data processing

The turnover of over 340,000 firms in Romania, representing 40 percent of the overall firms, will be affected by the new European rules of personal data processing, according to a study. The Perceptum research shows that the firms affected by these new regulations are especially multinationals, marketing and advertising agencies, firms of public surveys, banks and firms from IT&C. According to the new rules (EU...

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Romanians spend EUR 2.5 billion online in 2017, study says

Romanians have spent EUR 2.5 billion online this year, the average transaction price being around EUR 60, according to a market analysis published by an agency specialized in online marketing. According to the source, in 2017, 61 percent of the Romanian Internet users prefer to acquire online products, while 34 percent still go in the offline stores to shop. „In 2017, Romanians made online shopping...

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