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Dan Dimancescu, Honorary Consul General - c.v.


VISAS & PASSPORTS INFORMATION
and
POWER OF ATTORNEY RULES as of 2013


Klaus Iohannis, Elected President 2014

Bogdan Aurescu, Minister of Foreign Affairs as of Nov 2014 - c.v.

Iulian Buga, Ambassador - Washington, D.C. as of Dec 2013 - c.v.



PROJECTS supported by the Honorary Consul (more)


BACKGROUND COMMENTARIES

NEW - Is Corruption Being Tamed by the DNA - 2014? read


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About Romania - Interview w. Dan Dimancescu Sept '14 (read)
- Architecture: A Bold New Design ? Dorin Stefan's Church (see)
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Balkan State ? Is Romania Balkan - by Dr. N. Iorga in 1930 (read)
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Bessarabia/Molodova: Historical Context (see)
- Billion $ Deals: Has Romania Turned a Corner? (read)
- "Camargo" Yacht: Romania Visit - 1930s (see)
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Brancusi: Speculating on What Inspired Him
(read)
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Characteristics of Romanian People (read)
- Communist Criminality Condemned / A "First" Worldwide: Dec.18, 2006 (read)
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Communism to Capitalism - Associated Press (read)
- Corruption Being Tamed by the DNA - 2014? read
- Cradle of Civilization: Four Compelling Books (read)
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December 1989: Fall of Communism in Photos (see)
- Embassy Building: Origins of in Washington DC (read)
- European Union: Romania Becomes a Member (read)
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Foreign Film Production in Romania (read)
- First World War: Romania Enters in 1916 (
read)
- History: Origin of the Name Romania? (read)
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History: Settling the Western Frontiers - 1946 (read)
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Impressions of Romania: Prof. E. Latham Interview see
- Infrastructure Building Blocs: 'A Step Change' (read)
- Innovation Olympiads – A Romanian Opportunity? (read)
- League of Nations: by N. Titulescu (1923) (read)
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Oil Empires: Romania at the Crossroads (read)
- Orphan in Romania's: "Handheld" Documentary (read)
- Post-Communist Europe: Gorbachev-Miterrand see
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Revolution or Coup: Enigma Without Solution by Catalin Bogdan (read)
- Romania (overview) by Dr. George Friedman see
- Romanian Battlefront in WW-I
by Glenn Torrey see
- Romania Explained: Video Interviews with Ernest Latham (see)
- Romanian Identity: Where East Meets West: Decoding (read)
- Romanian Psychology of People: Dr. D. David (Sinteza) (read)
- Romania 20-yrs After by Michael Totten (read)
- Sibiu 2007 - Romania's Visitor Capital?
(read)
ania 20-yrs After by Michael Totten (read)
- Sibiu Restoration Over 15 years
see
- Tourism, Branding and Dracula ... see
- Tourism Challenge: An Update (read)
- Transylvania, Wallachia, Moldavia Unite: Dec. 1, 1918 (read)
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Urban Development: A Visual Commentary from 1968
(read)
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Where's Romania on the Bookshelves? (read)
- Witness to Protests: Bucharest December 2013 (read)
- World Politics: Ties that Bind? (read)
- Yalta: What happened ? - recalled by Sir Winston Churchill - read



Note: Honorary Consul title was approved by the US Department of State in May 2005; Vice Honorary Consul position approved June 2006; Honorary Consul General designation approved February 2015.

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BUSINESS and ECONOMY
............for MORE TOPICS info click here
............for Romania-Insider click here
............for The Diplomat monthly here

MADE in ROMANIA See featured page of branded products 'Made in Romania'

NEW - US IT companies attend ICEEFEST in Romania see
National Instruments (US) Opens Research Lab in Cluj
read
Carlyle Group Buys Sterling’s Romania Black Sea Oil Drilling Licenses read
Honeywell Glocal Competition: RO Students 1st read
Siemens Expand R&D Center in Cluj see
Top 50 Performing Companies - 2014 see
Black Sea Drilling Started Exxon/Mobil-OMV Oct
see
Oracle President Safra Catz (Romanian origin) (read)
"Tech Start-Ups in Romania" / Forbes Magazine (read) and Start-Ups database
US Company Moves from China to Romania see
Dacia Euro 6 Engine Production see
Ultra-Powerful Laser Eur 350 facility Million in Romania see
Oracle Expands with $100 Million Investment
see
Intel: Open Source Lab Opened at Bucharest Polytech - read
Ford Motor to Start Ecoboost Engine Production - read
Romania Nanosatellite Launched - read
IBM New Test Lab in Romania - read
Seven Leading Romanian Software Exporters - read
BitDefender (Romania) Counts 400 Million Users - site
Expat CEOs of 100 Largest Companies in Romania - read
Harvard Univ Largest Private Forest Owner in Romania - See



NGO initiative supporting the Romanian and
American alliance - Special
GALA EVENT
Oct 7, 2015 in Washington, D.C. / See

CULTURE
............for Online culture Bucharest see
............for Vivid Magazine see
............for City Compass Bucharest Survival Guide see

Romanians of New England - AR-NE go to
Romanian Letters Cultural Information Site - see
Global Romanian Students & Young Professionals - GRASP go to
Romanian Free Digital Book Library (Metropolitan Library of Bucharest) GoTo

FEATURED WEBSITES for good design and content quality
Art - National Museum of Art go to
Architecture - Igloo Publications
see
Aviation - History of Romanian aviation website
see
Books Excellent for Romanian book downloads go to
Bucharest Old and New
see
Community Development in Transylvania - ADEPT s
ee
Cultural Site with excellent photo portfolios
Historic Houses of Romania
see
Heritage Sites (UNESCO) - Photos by Cosmin Danila
see
History - Artist Radu Oltean's Site
(see)
Historic Houses of Romania
see
Mountain Climbing - Alex Gavan's Site
(see)
Impressions of Romanian Heritage - Cosmin Danila
(see)
Music Violinist and composer Alexander Balanescu see
Peasant Museum Bucharest see
Police Bucharest Website - Very Well Designed/Practical
go to
Punctum
photo magazine (see)
Sinteza Revista / Synthesis Magazine (see)
Society for Romanian Studies (Indiana University) see
More than 1,300 Arrests. Is Corruption Being Tamed by the DNA? Read
February - Arrest of Elena Udrea ex-minister and presidential candidate
March - Arrest of Dan Diaconescu media owner and politician
March - Victor Vanghele Bucharest District Mayor arrested
Click on image for more
The April 2015 Issue of National Geographic Magazine has a feature article on Emperor Trajan's invasion of Dacia. Photos above of Trajan's Column in Roma and Sarmizegetusa by Ken Garrett @ NG Magazine
Top: March Darius Valcov ex-Minister of Finance arrested
Mid: April - Ion Niculae "richest" Romania arrested for illegal political donations
Rt: April - Arrest of Radu Mazare for multi-year corruption as Mayor of Constanta
May - Arrest of Gheorghe Nichita, Mayor of Iasi
May - Arrest of Cristian Poteras (see with Ms. Udrea), Bucharest District Mayor, and 8yrs of jail
Romanian 20th Century Inventors CLICK on photo for more
NEW - Illegal logging protests against Schweighofer (Austrian) company on May 9 - Bucharest.
SEE: 'Der Spiegel' article
"Bucharest" - 1-hour documentary part of "World's Smart Cities" TV series - one of 18 cities around the world to be featured by National Geographic
NEW - TOP 50 U.S. Companies in Romania - Cumulative turnover is $12.4 billion and 54,000 employees. See details

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