Agricultural machinery

First 100 pct Romanian tractor, launched by IRUM Reghin, designed by company's engineers

IRUM Reghin is launching this fall, the year of the Greater Union's Centennial, the first 100 pct Romanian tractor, designed and made by the company's engineers, 15 years from the disappearance of the Romanian tractors' production, on Friday announced Mircea Oltean, the company's managing director.

Police prevent Peloponnese farmers from driving to Athens (pics)

“We cannot understand why they prevent us from moving on. We left our tractors at Corinth, and police stopped us again here ” said the farmers of Peloponnese, who were stuck on the highway at Chaidari for hours since riot police did not allow them to pass through so as to participate in the mass protest in the center of Athens.

Locals halt commando-supported road construction in northeast Turkey

A group of locals in the Black Sea province of Rize have prevented the construction of a road by forming a human chain to stop bulldozers, which were escorted by commandos.

"The Green Road" project was devised by the government to connect the highland pastures of eight provinces by building 2,600 km of roads in northern Turkey.