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Romanian Daily News – In Brief – Monday 11/04/2022


. Agerpres

Border Police: 7,900 Ukrainians enter Romania in last 24 hours

More than 85,000 people, including 7,915 Ukrainian citizens, entered Romania on Sunday. According to a release from the Border Police, 85,530 people entered Romania on Sunday through the border checkpoints, out of whom 7,915 were Ukrainian citizens, a decrease of 21% compared to the previous day.

. Ziarul Financiar

World Bank Cuts Romania’s 2022 GDP Growth Projection To 1.9% From 4.3% Amid Ukraine War

The World Bank downwardly revised its growth forecast for Romania’s economy to 1.9% for 2022 from a previous projection of 4.3% in January, as per a report analyzing Ukraine war fallout over Eastern European economies.

. Stiri pe Surse

Romania’s trade deficit deepens in first two months, exceeding 4.58 billion euros

Romania’s trade balance deficit (FOB / CIF) was 4.581 billion euros, in the first two months of this year, 1.504 billion euros higher than that recorded between 1 January 1 and 28 February 2021, show the data of the National Institute of Statistics (INS) published on Monday.

. Gandul

What does the largest bridge in Romania and the third largest in Europe look like now, . The “Golden Gate” of Brăila has pillars 200 meters high

The bridge over the Danube from Brăila takes shape. Currently, work is being done on the access roads on this structure, which will be the largest in Romania, and on the third place in Europe, according to the representatives of the Ministry of Transport.

. Economica

Support for Romania” package – Loans of 75,000 lei for families and 50,000 lei for students, minimum salary of 3,000 lei in agriculture and food industry. What other measures does it contain

The package of measures for the population entitled “Support for Romania”, to be presented on Monday by the coalition leaders, includes, among others, the “Family start” Program – guaranteeing a loan of up to 75,000 lei, in proportion of 80% by the state and the national program “Student Invest” – guaranteeing a loan amounting to a maximum of 50,000 lei, in proportion of 80% by the state.