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Romania, French investors' bon ami?

The second-largest economy in Europe and fifth in the world, France is the fourth-biggest investor on Romania local market, injecting more than seven billion Euro last year. Alexandra Lopotaru and Magda Purice spoke with Francois Saint-Paul, the newly appointed French Ambassador to Romania, with Eric Faidy, the president of CCIFER and with other major players in the effort to take the current temperature of bilateral comittment.

2014-08-09 23:43:20 - From the Print Edition

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Current relations between France and Romania are polarized. On one hand, diplomatic ties witnessed a distinct refrigeration in the past few years, mainly due to a wave of disruptive Roma immigrants into France ostensibly from Romania and, perhaps not unrelatedly, French opposition to Romanian Schengen accession. On the other hand, the long-standing economic bond between the two nations continued its growing path and has possibly drawn the countries even closer. French direct investments in Roman...

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