ZF http://www.zf.ro/ Ziarul Financiar - ZF.ro ro ZF.ro Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:57:18 GMT ZF webmaster@zf.ro (webmaster) AstraZeneca Signs 5-Year Lease Extension in Bucharest Business Park Offices http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/astrazeneca-signs-5-year-lease-extension-in-bucharest-business-park-19766177 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/astrazeneca-signs-5-year-lease-extension-in-bucharest-business-park-19766177 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:42:25 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19766177/1/hepta-5169554.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Pharmaceutical producer AstraZeneca has extended its lease for the 1,280 square meters of office space it occupies in CA Immo's Bucharest Business Park for five more years. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=419"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=419" border="0" alt=""/> </a> New Car Registrations in Romania Drop 25.3% in Jan-Nov http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/new-car-registrations-in-romania-drop-25-3-in-jan-nov-19766165 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/new-car-registrations-in-romania-drop-25-3-in-jan-nov-19766165 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:31:25 GMT Automotive <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19650/19766165/1/masini-trafic-oras-a8d-605x.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> New car registrations in Romania decreased 25.31% on the year in January-November, to 110,377 units, data from the association of automotive manufacturers in Romania (ACAROM) showed Wednesday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=579"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=579" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Covid Crisis Increases Residential Rental Supply in Bucharest http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/covid-crisis-increases-residential-rental-supply-in-bucharest-19766157 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/covid-crisis-increases-residential-rental-supply-in-bucharest-19766157 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:23:15 GMT Real Estate <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19651/19766157/1/2765126-publimedia-shutterstock.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The coronavirus crisis is starting to show effects on the residential rental market and the number of properties for rent has increased, according to a research by real estate consultancy company Colliers International. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=806"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=806" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Romania Unemployment Rate Inches up to 5.3% in October http://www.zfenglish.com/macroeconomics/romania-unemployment-rate-inches-up-to-5-3-in-october-19766071 http://www.zfenglish.com/macroeconomics/romania-unemployment-rate-inches-up-to-5-3-in-october-19766071 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:52:04 GMT Macroeconomics <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19566/19766071/1/2775782-publimedia-shutterstock.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched up to 5.3% in October from 5.1% in September, data from the country's statistics board showed Wednesday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=326"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=326" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Profi Opened 22 Stores in November http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/profi-opened-22-stores-in-november-19766053 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/profi-opened-22-stores-in-november-19766053 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:22:15 GMT Retail&Consumer <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19666/19766053/1/8-profi-aa.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Retail chain Profi held by buyout investor Mid Europa Partners continues expansion, having opened 22 new stores in November. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=832"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=832" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Sporting Goods Retailer Hervis Optimistic About 2021 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/sporting-goods-retailer-hervis-optimistic-about-2021-19766040 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/sporting-goods-retailer-hervis-optimistic-about-2021-19766040 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:07:11 GMT Retail&Consumer <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19666/19766040/1/7img-0652.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Sporting goods retailer Hervis has opened only two stores out of the planned 10 this year, amid the pandemic, Hervis Romania CEO Catalin Pozdarie says, but remains optimistic about 2021. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=456"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=456" border="0" alt=""/> </a> November, Romanian Stock Market’s Best Month in Almost Two Years http://www.zfenglish.com/capital-market/november-romanian-stock-market-s-best-month-in-almost-two-years-19766034 http://www.zfenglish.com/capital-market/november-romanian-stock-market-s-best-month-in-almost-two-years-19766034 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:00:00 GMT Capital Market <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19568/19766034/1/fp-deschidere-mediafax-foto-theodor-pana.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The Romanian stock market ended its best month in almost two years, thanks to the 9.12% rise in its main index BET in November, as the rises of indices abroad largely because of information about development of COVID-19 vaccines also made an impact in Bucharest. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=788"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=788" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Poultry Processor AAylex Prod Revenue Up 7% to RON575.8M in 2019 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/poultry-processor-aaylex-prod-revenue-up-7-to-ron575-8m-in-2019-19765097 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/poultry-processor-aaylex-prod-revenue-up-7-to-ron575-8m-in-2019-19765097 Tue, 01 Dec 2020 08:21:54 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19765097/1/10-cocorico2.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> AAylex Prod, part of the AAylex group, one of the largest actors in the poultry industry in Romania, posted 575.8 million lei (EUR121.5 million) revenue in 2019, an increase of 7% on the previous year, ZF has calculated from Finance Ministry data. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=88"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=88" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Romanian Consumers Spend RON650M on Organic Food a Year http://www.zfenglish.com/analysis/romanian-consumers-spend-ron650m-on-organic-food-a-year-19765086 http://www.zfenglish.com/analysis/romanian-consumers-spend-ron650m-on-organic-food-a-year-19765086 Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:56:00 GMT Analysis <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19786/19765086/1/7expense-4984364-1920.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romanian consumers spend about 650 million lei on organic food (or 1.2% of the entire spending on food in the country), ZF has calculated from the data supplied by market research company Retail Zoom. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=329"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=329" border="0" alt=""/> </a> VIG Strengthens Position in Romania After Buying Local Operations of Rival Aegon http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/vig-strengthens-position-in-romania-after-buying-local-operations-of-19765073 http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/vig-strengthens-position-in-romania-after-buying-local-operations-of-19765073 Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:27:42 GMT Banks-Insurance <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19567/19765073/1/5vig.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Insurer Vienna Insurance Group (VIG), which operates in Romania via Omniasig, Asirom and BCR Asigurari de Viata, will increase its share of more than one fifth of the local market, following takeover of Aegon operations in Romania and three other countries. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=928"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=928" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Romania Ranks 9th in the World Among Exporters by Average Price of Footwear http://www.zfenglish.com/analysis/romania-ranks-9th-in-the-world-among-exporters-by-average-price-of-19764016 http://www.zfenglish.com/analysis/romania-ranks-9th-in-the-world-among-exporters-by-average-price-of-19764016 Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:14:22 GMT Analysis <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19786/19764016/1/1pantofi2-ss.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania exported 37 million pairs of footwear last year, worth a total $930 million, the World Footwear report shows, which looks at the footwear industry of each country. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=265"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=265" border="0" alt=""/> </a> `Made in Romania’ Drugs Account for Only 8% of Market by Value http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/health/made-in-romania-drugs-account-for-only-8-of-market-by-value-19763989 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/health/made-in-romania-drugs-account-for-only-8-of-market-by-value-19763989 Mon, 30 Nov 2020 07:34:53 GMT Health <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19667/19763989/1/1mediacamente-126795481-xl.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania has the lowest market share for its locally produced drugs in Central and Eastern Europe, as the „made in Romania” products only account for 8% of the medicine purchases of Romanian consumers, market research company Iqvia data shows cited by Dragos Damian, CEO of pharmaceutical producer Terapia Cluj. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=307"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=307" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Investors Bought RON2.7B Worth of Govt Bonds in November Program http://www.zfenglish.com/capital-market/investors-bought-ron2-7b-worth-of-govt-bonds-in-november-program-19761284 http://www.zfenglish.com/capital-market/investors-bought-ron2-7b-worth-of-govt-bonds-in-november-program-19761284 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 16:05:37 GMT Capital Market <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19568/19761284/1/bani-lei-publimedia-shutterstock.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Individual investors bought RON2.7 billion million worth of Fidelis government bonds for the general population in the three-week subscription period ended Friday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=447"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=447" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Swedish Group Holmbergs Acquires Romanian Te-Rox Prod http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/swedish-group-holmbergs-acquires-romanian-te-rox-prod-19761214 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/swedish-group-holmbergs-acquires-romanian-te-rox-prod-19761214 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 14:58:18 GMT Automotive <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19650/19761214/2/doina-cepalis.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romanian Te-Rox Prod, a producer of covers and harness systems for child safety seats founded by Doina and Roxana Cepalis, has sold its operations to Swedish safety group Holmbergs, which supplies safety systems for child safety seats. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=389"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=389" border="0" alt=""/> </a> TeraPlast Approves RON45M as Dividends from Jan-Sept Profit http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/teraplast-approves-ron45m-as-dividends-from-jan-sept-profit-19761099 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/teraplast-approves-ron45m-as-dividends-from-jan-sept-profit-19761099 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 13:57:02 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19761099/1/depozit-teraplast-bucuresti-002.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Shareholders of construction materials producer TeraPlast Bistrita (TRP.RO) on Friday approved the distribution of RON45.3 million as dividends from the net profit recorded in the first nine months of 2020. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=565"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=565" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Unirea Shopping Center Gets Shareholder Approval For Share Buyback Program Of RON30M Tops http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/unirea-shopping-center-gets-shareholder-approval-for-share-buyback-19761033 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/unirea-shopping-center-gets-shareholder-approval-for-share-buyback-19761033 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 13:14:13 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19761033/1/4-unirea-sm.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Shareholders of Unirea Shopping Center (SCDM.RO), which operates two retail centers in Bucharest and Brasov, approved a decision to carry out a share repurchase program of maximum RON30 million in order to reduce its share capital, per ZF calculations based on a stock market report. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=721"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=721" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Labor Inspectorate: 1.75 Million Labor Contracts Terminated In Romania Since Onset Of COVID-19 Pandemic http://www.zfenglish.com/social-politics/labor-inspectorate-1-75-million-labor-contracts-terminated-in-19760937 http://www.zfenglish.com/social-politics/labor-inspectorate-1-75-million-labor-contracts-terminated-in-19760937 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 12:40:00 GMT Social/Politics <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19648/19760937/1/angajator-e1467926352285-696x392.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The number of labor contracts terminated in Romania since March 16, 2020, when the country declared the state of emergency, has reached nearly 1.75 million, per Labor Inspectorate data provided at the request of Ziarul Financiar. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=873"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=873" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Former NN Pensii Chief Raluca Tintoiu Wins Case Against Financial Regulator http://www.zfenglish.com/social-politics/former-nn-pensii-chief-raluca-tintoiu-wins-case-against-financial-19760888 http://www.zfenglish.com/social-politics/former-nn-pensii-chief-raluca-tintoiu-wins-case-against-financial-19760888 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 11:29:36 GMT Social/Politics <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19648/19760888/1/raluca-tinoiu.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Raluca Tintoiu, the former general manager of NN Pensii who decided to warn the fund's 1.9 million contributors in 2017 over political decisions that could affect their savings, has won the case against the country's financial regulator which fined her at the time. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=424"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=424" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Brico Dépôt Stores In Romania Report EUR82M Sales For 3Q/2020 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/brico-d-p-t-stores-in-romania-report-eur82m-sales-for-3q-2020-19760808 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/brico-d-p-t-stores-in-romania-report-eur82m-sales-for-3q-2020-19760808 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:52:43 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19760808/1/bric-depot-victor-ciupuliga.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> UK’s Kingfisher Group, which holds do-it-yourself (DIY) Brico Dépôt stores, reported a 10.6% like-for-like growth in sales in Romania in the third quarter of 2020, per its latest financial report. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=719"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=719" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Fildas Leases Warehouse in VGP Project in Brasov http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/fildas-leases-warehouse-in-vgp-project-in-brasov-19760829 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/fildas-leases-warehouse-in-vgp-project-in-brasov-19760829 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:45:18 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/19760829/1/vgp-brasov-002.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Fildas, a medicine wholesaler founded by entrepreneur Anca Vlad, has leased a 3,400 sqm warehouse and 400 sqm of office space in the logistics project Czech real estate developer VGP is building in the western part of Brasov. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=554"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=554" border="0" alt=""/> </a>