March
2008
 
Vol. 4 No.2  
 
SECURITY SPECIAL

Losing power

Russia pushes for oil and gas pipelines that favour Bulgaria over Romania    »

Making friends and alienating people

Romanian foreign policy cannot please every country            »

Comment:
Balkans security to seize centre-stage at NATO Summit    »
 
ENERGY REPORT

No go for new nuclear know-how?

Nicolas Sarkozy's visit to Bucharest hints at promoting French technology for Romania's second nuclear power station, but Canadian experts behind the country's single facility argue this may prove too expensive       »

HOTEL LIFE

Battle for the middle ground

Domestic and international chains begin a nationwide boom in two to four star hotels, while Bucharest could soon witness the largest hotel in the EU, with a staggering 3,000 rooms

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DECISION MAKER

"It's harrassment!"

Exclusive interview with Environment Minister Attila Korodi, as a Canadian gold-mining firm takes him to court for suspending a document allowing the company to dig for treasure in Transylvania

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REPORTS
»   Hellenic expansion: Greek enterprise builds on presence in retail, real
  estate and telecom
»   Slush rush: New body monitoring party funding unlikely to get tough
  on elections
»   High life: InterContinental's General Manager Jonathan Soper transforms
  a city landmark
POLITICS
»   Business lawyer picks up Justice Ministry
»   Ex-Communist secret police score legal victory
»   Mayor of Bucharest job has few takers
»   Former Prime Minister returns to frontline politics
»   Post accession EU funds spent in 2007: zero
ECONOMICS
»   New hotels bank on capital's appetite for luxury
»   Chains invade mid-price hotel category
»   Spanish cash injection for seaside wind farms
»   Ford targeted car plant must pay back state cash
REAL ESTATE
»   Golf and tennis residential hideaway in suburbs
»   Cypriots in residential drive for northern outskirts
»   Euro-habitat joins lakeside apartment craze
»   Property of the month: All-purpose central villa
LEISURE
»   Vegetable power: get eco-friendly with the Saab 9-5 biopower
»   Traditional luxury: Jewellery exhibition contrasts Swiss and Romanian
  styles
»   Events: round-up of the latest events on the town
»   Diary of events for March
ON THE TOWN

Grand tradition

Wine and dine with top French cuisine in an ex-Prime Minister's residence at the restaurant and salons of Heritage

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ADDRESS CHANGE

Starting with May, 5th the new adress of The Diplomat Bucharest magazine is 187-189 Traian Street, Sc. 2, 6 Floor, Ap. 38 , 2 District, Bucharest, Romania
 
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