Eastern Europe’s Vineyards are Having a Moment

There used to be a certain sniffiness about Eastern European wines. They were treated as unwelcome attendees at the wine lover’s party – OK if you wanted a cheap bottle of plonk but never granted a place at the top table. Continue reading Eastern Europe’s Vineyards are Having a Moment

Romania Pavilion Sets A Real Playground To Remind Free Use Of Public Spaces At Venice Biennale

The Pavilion of Romania has installed a real playground to remind free use of public spaces and to  invite everyone to see the exchange roles on the playground at this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale.  Continue reading Romania Pavilion Sets A Real Playground To Remind Free Use Of Public Spaces At Venice Biennale

Young Romanian-Born Conductor Named New Music Director of Canadian Orchestra

Romanian-born conductor Andrei Feher, 26, was appointed music director of Canadian Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra. He will take over the new position in August this year. Continue reading Young Romanian-Born Conductor Named New Music Director of Canadian Orchestra

Romania Brings Back Veteran Gymnastics Coaches for Olympics
Romania is bringing back two veteran coaches to help the women’s gymnastics team qualify for next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro after a poor showing at the world championships by the traditional powerhouse.
Romanian Olympic official Ana Pascu said Tuesday that Mariana Bitang and O… http://bit.ly/1TzNhy2

Czech Fashion Store Zoot Launches in Romania
Online fashion retailer Zoot from the Czech Republic launched an ecommerce website in Romania. The entry on the Romanian market happens after an investment of about 8 million euros which Zoot wants to use to expand across the country. Zoot makes it possible for customers to order different sizes… http://bit.ly/1PCyKBM

Science Festival Starts in Bucharest this Week
The third edition of Bucharest Science Festival will take place in Romania’s capital between September 25 and October 4.
The event’s agenda includes exhibitions, conferences and debates, experiments and demonstrations, and documentary screenings. FULL STORY
via Romania-Insider.
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