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Vol 14, no. 4, December 2018
The Diplomat Bucharest

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POLITICS NEWS
December 2018

 

REPORTS

  • Biased energy contracts fuel market concerns

    A lack of standardized contracts and products for bilateral contracts through the official energy market operator platform, the elimination of fees when exporting energy, VAT-free trading for non-resident players and the depoliticization of the energy market are just a few of the issues local energy market traders have put on the debate table.

  • Recycling, the elegant way to dispose of waste

    Romania's recycling system had a late start compared to other European Union countries. Several significant associations and companies on the local market are now making efforts to meet the targets set by European legislation, in order to boost the recycling system. The Diplomat - Bucharest talked to the main waste players to gauge the difficulties they are currently facing, and potential solutions.

 
 

DECISION MAKER

IT and outsourcing have generated more than 10,000 well-paid jobs in Iasi

IT and outsourcing have generated more than 10,000 well-paid jobs in IasiIasi has become one of the most sought Tier-2 cities in Romania for IT and outsourcing, while European projects worth 133 million Euro have helped the city increase its competitiveness. Alexandra Cioboata talks to Mihai Chirica, the newly-appointed mayor of Iasi, to take the pulse of the city

EDITOR'S CHOICE

True hospitality in Bucharest

True hospitality in BucharestInterview with Lior Bebera, General Manager InterContinental Bucharest

Romanian business - Flexibility and agility in a high-potential market

Romanian business - Flexibility and agility in a high-potential marketIt's anniversary time, with Romania celebrating its national day at a time when its image is coming into serious question at an international level. This month is also an anniversary landmark for The Diplomat - Bucharest, as the magazine celebrates its 14th year of high-level reporting locally.