Geography of Romania

Coronavirus latest: Romania's total caseload rises by 151 to 19,133

A number of 151 new cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus have been recorded in Romania since the last last update, bringing the total case count to 19,133, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) reported on Saturday. As many as 160 COVID-19 patients are in intensive care.

Ailing Romanian Coal Region Sees New Hope in EU Green Deal

Danciu, 31, only wishes it had happened sooner.

"Just Transition is a process that should have started 23 years ago," he told BIRN.

"Only now do we think of it as something serious, something that needs to be done, when the valley is half empty. It's a pity we lost so much time."

'Great potential'

Mihai Danciu. Photo: Private archive

President Iohannis: His Holiness Pimen - a gifted priest; his demise brings sadness to BOR

President Klaus Iohannis on Wednesday sent a letter to the Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church (BOR) Daniel saying that the demise of Archbishop Pimen of Suceava and Radauti brings great sadness upon the entire BOR and that he was "a gifted priest" who "dedicated his efforts to preserve the Romanian identity." "I want to express my sincere condolences to Your Beatitude, to the high hierar

Romania, through Oradea, enters Guinness Book of World Records in rebound boots

The four organizers of the world record in northwestern Oradea for the biggest kangoo jumps class, of October 13, 2019 - Kinga Sebestyen and doctors Alin Iova, Pusa Dorina Farcas and Olivia Burta from Oradea - have received the certificates that attest this performance and their entry into the Guinness Book of World Records. "This diploma is not my merit. This is what I always say.

HealthMin Tataru worries relaxation, says danger of infection just as great

Health Minister Nelu Tataru says that he is worried about the moment of coronavirus lockdown being eased because the danger of infection is just as great, "and maybe greater in the first days after relaxation." "I am concerned about the moment of relaxation, the moment when we will have a resumption of the inflow of people from one area to another, an interaction and maybe a resurgence of local

Ten more persons infected with COVID-19 die taking death toll to 790

Ten more persons infected with the novel coronavirus have passed away, taking the death toll of the deceased to 790, on Sunday informed the Strategic Communication Group (GCS). The latest dead persons are from the counties of Suceava (male, 60, male, 66, male, 71, female, 85, female, 82), Galati (male, 77), Dambovita (female, 61), Covasna (male, 60), Brasov (female, 88), Olt (female, 54).