More than 133,000 marriages were recorded in Romania in 2016, some 7,700 more compared to the previous year, while the number of divorces went down by 2,700 to 28,800, according to recent data from the National Statistics Institute (INS). The number of marriages was the highest since 2009 last year, which may also be connected The post Romanians love more: Marriages up, divorces down in 2016 appeared first on Romania Insider .
Romania’s railway company CFR Calatori will cut by half the ticket prices on Valentine’s Day (February 14) and on Dragobete (February 24) – the day when the Romanians celebrate love. The 50% discount will apply for trips at class I and class II, and will be granted at the purchase of two tickets for the same The post Romania’s railway company cuts ticket prices on Valentine’s Day and Dragobete appeared first on Romania Insider .
The brand and track record of the insolvent Romanian football team FC Otelul Galati will be sold at an auction organized by local auction house Artmark in Bucharest. The investors interested in buying the club’s brands and trophies, including the trophy for winning the national football league Liga I in the 2010-2011 season and the The post How much does it cost to buy the brand and history of a football team that won the Romanian league? appeared first on Romania Insider .
Famous French singer Patricia Kaas will perform again for her Romanian fans this summer, four years after she held a great concert for her fans in Bucharest. The singer will hold two concerts in Romania. One of them will take place at Sala Palatului in Bucharest on June 24, and the second one will be organized The post Patricia Kaas returns to Romania this summer, for concerts in Bucharest and Timisoara appeared first on Romania Insider .
Events: Fed Cup: Romania-Belgium – February 11-12, at Sala Polivalenta in Bucharest. More information here Valentine’s Day & Martisor fair – February 9-22, at Promenada Mall in Bucharest. More info here Valentine’s Day Fair – February 11-12, at The Vintage Pub in Bucharest. Find out more here Valentine’s Day fairs – February 9-14, at Plaza The post Weekend calendar: Valentine’s Day events, Fed Cup, movie openings appeared first on Romania Insider .
Dedeman, the biggest do-it-yourself (DIY) retailer in Romania, bought a 29% stake in local brick manufacturer Cemacon for RON 10.2 million (EUR 2.26 million). The investment is part of Dedeman owners’ strategy to diversify their business portfolio. Romanian investors Dragos and Adrian Paval, who control Dedeman, recently said they planned to invest in real estate The post Romanian DYI Dedeman chain buys 29% stake in local bricks manufacturer appeared first on Romania Insider .