ZF http://www.zf.ro/ Ziarul Financiar - ZF.ro ro ZF.ro Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:30:34 GMT ZF webmaster@zf.ro (webmaster) Courtyard Hotel in Bucharest Targets 65% Occupancy in 2020 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/courtyard-hotel-in-bucharest-targets-65-occupancy-in-2020-18860402 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/courtyard-hotel-in-bucharest-targets-65-occupancy-in-2020-18860402 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 15:50:00 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18860402/1/11main-courtyard.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The Courtyard Bucharest Floreasca hotel, developed by Lithuanian Apex Alliance Group and opened in October 2019, targets an occupancy rate of 65% this year after 40% average occupancy in the three months it was open in 2019. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=3"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=3" border="0" alt=""/> </a> IHG Affiliates Times Hotel in Bucharest under Holiday Inn Brand http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/ihg-affiliates-times-hotel-in-bucharest-under-holiday-inn-brand-18860356 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/ihg-affiliates-times-hotel-in-bucharest-under-holiday-inn-brand-18860356 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 15:39:28 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18860356/1/times-decebal.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) will bring back its Holiday Inn brand to Romania by incorporating the former Golden Tulip Times hotel 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=123"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=123" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Urbano Parks To Build EUR14M Logistic Park in Western Cluj Napoca http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/urbano-parks-to-build-eur14m-logistic-park-in-western-cluj-napoca-18859660 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/urbano-parks-to-build-eur14m-logistic-park-in-western-cluj-napoca-18859660 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 13:32:53 GMT Real Estate <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19651/18859660/1/urbano-parks-002.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Urbano Parks, founded by three entrepreneurs in Cluj Napoca, plans to invest EUR14 million to build the Urbano Cluj Vest (UCV) logistical park in the western area of the city by the end of this year. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=290"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=290" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Tarom, Transgaz Face Antitrust Probe Over Alleged Bid-Rigging Conspiracy http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/tarom-transgaz-face-antitrust-probe-over-alleged-bid-rigging-conspiracy-18859123 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/tarom-transgaz-face-antitrust-probe-over-alleged-bid-rigging-conspiracy-18859123 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 13:12:00 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18859123/1/chiritoiu-mfax.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania’s Competition Council is looking into allegations that state-run airline Tarom and natural gas transmission company Transgaz have participated in a bid-rigging scheme, Council president Bogdan Chiritoiu said Tuesday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=148"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=148" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Outgoing Economy Minister: ExxonMobil Not Fully Determined To Sell Its 50% Stake In Neptun Deep Project http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/outgoing-economy-minister-exxonmobil-not-fully-determined-to-sell-its-50-stake-in-neptun-deep-project-18858777 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/outgoing-economy-minister-exxonmobil-not-fully-determined-to-sell-its-50-stake-in-neptun-deep-project-18858777 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:25:00 GMT Energy <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19652/18858777/1/9-brua-gazoduct-istock-636032898.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> U.S. ExxonMobil is not fully determined to sell its 50% stake in the Neptun Deep natural gas offshore project, outgoing economy minister Virgil Popescu told Realitatea Plus Monday evening, adding Exxon is exploring the market to see whether it gets a pretty good offer to sell. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=140"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=140" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Black Sea Oil & Gas Expects First Extraction from Midia Block in 1Q/2021 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/black-sea-oil-gas-expects-first-extraction-from-midia-block-in-1q-2021-18859036 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/black-sea-oil-gas-expects-first-extraction-from-midia-block-in-1q-2021-18859036 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:19:46 GMT Energy <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19652/18859036/1/bsog.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Black Sea Oil & Gas, owned by Carlyle International Energy Partners and EBRD, expects its first gas extractions from the Midia offshore development in the first quarter of 2021, CEO Mark Beacom said Tuesday at the ZF Power Summit 2020 conference. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=562"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=562" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Orange Romania Launches Currency Exchange Services in Orange Money App http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/technology-telecoms/orange-romania-launches-currency-exchange-services-in-orange-money-app-18858959 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/technology-telecoms/orange-romania-launches-currency-exchange-services-in-orange-money-app-18858959 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:02:22 GMT Technology &Telecoms <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19668/18858959/1/orange-magazin-afp.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Telecom operator Orange Romania has added currency exchange services to its Orange Money app, allowing users to transfer money in 18 currencies at no extra charge. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=449"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=449" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Netopia Payments: Number Of Online Transactions Up Over 40% In 2019 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/technology-telecoms/netopia-payments-number-of-online-transactions-up-over-40-in-2019-18858660 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/technology-telecoms/netopia-payments-number-of-online-transactions-up-over-40-in-2019-18858660 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:20:00 GMT Technology &Telecoms <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19668/18858660/1/card-online-shutterstock.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The number of online transactions processed by Netopia Payments grew 41% in 2019, with over 2 million online transactions, by card or text messages, being registered monthly, with the bulk of transactions targeting holiday packages, event tickets, home&deco products, utility bills and shared mobility solutions. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=148"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=148" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Haier Romanian Factory Investment 50% Backed by State Aid http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/haier-romanian-factory-investment-50-backed-by-state-aid-18858718 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/haier-romanian-factory-investment-50-backed-by-state-aid-18858718 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:18:19 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18858718/1/haier.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Around half the EUR53 million investment in the refrigerator factory Chinese giant Haier plans to built in Prahova county, Romania, will be covered from state aid that the Romanian government approved in December 2019. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=16"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=16" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Teraplast Group 2019 Turnover Up 21% YoY To RON972M http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/teraplast-group-2019-turnover-up-21-yoy-to-ron972m-18858304 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/teraplast-group-2019-turnover-up-21-yoy-to-ron972m-18858304 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:43:00 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18858304/1/panouri-sandwich-terasteel.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> TeraPlast Group, Romanian producer of construction materials owned by businessman Dorel Goia, on Tuesday said its turnover grew 21% on the year to RON972.6 million in 2019, and its profit increased to RON41.8 million, from RON22 million in 2018. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=793"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=793" border="0" alt=""/> </a> ACAROM: Dacia Registrations In Europe Drop Over 31% YoY In January 2020 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/acarom-dacia-registrations-in-europe-drop-over-31-yoy-in-january-2020-18858253 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/automotive/acarom-dacia-registrations-in-europe-drop-over-31-yoy-in-january-2020-18858253 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 08:51:00 GMT Automotive <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19650/18858253/1/dacia-md.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> New registrations of Dacia cars in Europe decreased over 31% on the year in January 2020, amid a general decline in car registrations, the association of automotive manufacturers in Romania (ACAROM) showed Tuesday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=954"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=954" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Haier Invests EUR50M in Refrigerator Production Unit in Romania http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/haier-invests-eur50m-in-refrigerator-production-unit-in-romania-18856801 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/haier-invests-eur50m-in-refrigerator-production-unit-in-romania-18856801 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 16:03:05 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18856801/1/haier.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Chinese giant Haier, one of the world's largest white goods manufacturers, will be investing EUR50 million in a production unit in Prahova county, Romania. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=737"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=737" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Romania Raises RON760M Selling Jan 2028 Bonds at 3.79% Average Yield http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/romania-raises-ron760m-selling-jan-2028-bonds-at-3-79-average-yield-18856317 http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/romania-raises-ron760m-selling-jan-2028-bonds-at-3-79-average-yield-18856317 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:53:58 GMT Banks-Insurance <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19567/18856317/1/bani-lei-bancnote-shutterstock.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania's finance ministry on Monday raised 760 million lei (EUR159 million), versus a RON500 million target, selling bonds maturing in January 2028 at an average yield of 3.79%, central bank data showed. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=367"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=367" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Interagro Announces EUR22M Investment in Zimnicea Terminal http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/interagro-announces-eur22m-investment-in-zimnicea-terminal-18856304 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/interagro-announces-eur22m-investment-in-zimnicea-terminal-18856304 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:49:12 GMT Companies <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19649/18856304/1/interagro.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Agribusiness group Interagro, owned by Ioan Niculae, is investing EUR22 million in partnership with US group Nitron in a mixed terminal for the import and export of fertilizers in the Danube port at Zimnicea. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=470"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=470" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Cocktail Holidays Sales Grow 40% in 2019, to EUR25M http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/cocktail-holidays-sales-grow-40-in-2019-to-eur25m-18856197 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/retail-consumer/cocktail-holidays-sales-grow-40-in-2019-to-eur25m-18856197 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:33:23 GMT Retail&Consumer <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19666/18856197/1/cocktailholidays.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Travel agency Cocktail Holidays, owned by the Goicea family, had sales of EUR25 million in 2019, up 40% on the year, and expects 45% growth in 2020. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=866"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=866" border="0" alt=""/> </a> C&W Echinox: Acquisitions In Romania By New Realty Investors Reach EUR1.5B In Last Five Years http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/c-w-echinox-acquisitions-in-romania-by-new-realty-investors-reach-eur1-5b-in-last-five-years-18855560 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/c-w-echinox-acquisitions-in-romania-by-new-realty-investors-reach-eur1-5b-in-last-five-years-18855560 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:56:00 GMT Real Estate <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19651/18855560/1/2852126-publimedia-shutterstock-copy-copy.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romania’s real estate market has attracted over 20 new foreign investors in the last five years and the most active investors made acquisitions worth nearly EUR1.5 billion, accounting for nearly a third of the overall transactions carried out since 2015, as per data from real estate consulting firm Cushman & Wakefield Echinox. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=773"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=773" border="0" alt=""/> </a> CBRE: Industrial Space Market In Romania’s West, North-West Regions Sees Accelerated Growth http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/cbre-industrial-space-market-in-romania-s-west-north-west-regions-sees-accelerated-growth-18855271 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/real-estate/cbre-industrial-space-market-in-romania-s-west-north-west-regions-sees-accelerated-growth-18855271 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:24:58 GMT Real Estate <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19651/18855271/1/timisoara-industrial-park-ii-002.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> The industrial space market in Romania’s West and North-West regions boasts an accelerated increase after the stock has doubled during the course of just four years, becoming the second largest market, after Bucharest, and is expected to exceed 700,000 square meters in 2020, according to data from real estate consulting firm CBRE. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=249"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=249" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Nuclearelectrica Considers Self-Funding Third Nuclear Unit http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/nuclearelectrica-considers-self-funding-third-nuclear-unit-18855383 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/nuclearelectrica-considers-self-funding-third-nuclear-unit-18855383 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 11:37:15 GMT Energy <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19652/18855383/2/cernavoda-mfax.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Romanian state-owned nuclear power producer Nuclearelectrica may build a third nuclear reactor at the power plant in Cernavoda on its own, relying on its cash flow and on bank loans, company administrator Teodor Chirica said Monday. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=345"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=345" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Christina Verchere: OMV Petrom Wants To Continue Neptun Deep Project http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/christina-verchere-omv-petrom-wants-to-continue-neptun-deep-project-18855078 http://www.zfenglish.com/companies/energy/christina-verchere-omv-petrom-wants-to-continue-neptun-deep-project-18855078 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 11:14:34 GMT Energy <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19652/18855078/1/9-christina-verchere-omv-petrom.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> OMV Petrom wants to continue the Neptun Deep project in the Black Sea, but the company needs a friendlier fiscal-legislative framework, which entails changes to the Offshore Law to eliminate overtaxation, OMV Petrom CEO, Christina Verchere, said Monday at ZF Power Summit 2020. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=371"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=371" border="0" alt=""/> </a> Bucur SA Seeks To Build Residential Compound In Bucharest, In Partnership With Novum Business Invest http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/bucur-sa-seeks-to-build-residential-compound-in-bucharest-in-partnership-with-novum-business-invest-18854960 http://www.zfenglish.com/banks-insurance/bucur-sa-seeks-to-build-residential-compound-in-bucharest-in-partnership-with-novum-business-invest-18854960 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 10:41:21 GMT Banks-Insurance <img src="http://storage0.dms.mpinteractiv.ro/media/401/1561/19567/18854960/1/2proiectant-47501966.jpg?width=160&height=120"/> Bucharest-based company Bucur (BUCV.RO) has concluded a partnership with local real estate developer Novum Business Invest for a residential project that will be built on Bucharest’s Timisoara Boulevard. <br/><br/><a href="http://core.adservingfactory.com/click?spgid=0&__x1ts=&pub=62&site=4268&section=0&zone=2008&size=0x0&__x1cguid=169"> <img src="http://core.adservingfactory.com/ad?__x1ns=1&spgid=0&pub=632203491294404&site=rss.zf&section=site&zone=RSS_feed&size=300x250&__x1cguid=169" border="0" alt=""/> </a>