Romanian government introduces new measures in response to COVID-19

On 26 October 2020, Romania put into place Government Emergency Ordinance no. 181/2020 (“GEO 181/2020”) approving additional tax measures and deadlines extensions to support business during the recovery period. Specifically, the new measures include the following: Extension of the deadline… Read moreRomanian government introduces new measures in response to COVID-19

Digital Auto Report 2020: COVID-19 pandemic shifted the consumer mobility preferences, the personal car becomes the main option again

COVID-19 pandemic restrictions shifted consumers’ mobility preferences, most of them preferring to use their own vehicle over shared mobility and public transportation, according to Strategy&, part of PwC network, Digital Auto Report 2020. Shared mobility decreased the most in Germany… Read moreDigital Auto Report 2020: COVID-19 pandemic shifted the consumer mobility preferences, the personal car becomes the main option again

RLWeek October 19-25, 2020: Government Emergency Ordinance on the establishment of urgent measures to ensure the need for doctors during the epidemiological risk. Amendment of the Statute of the Romanian Academy. Completion of methodological norms for the application of the Paternity Leave Law.

Procedure for engaging joint liability. Draft. On Thursday, October 22, 2020, the Ministry of Public Works, Development and Administration has launched in public debate a draft order for the approval of the Procedure for engaging the joint liability regulated by… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> October 19-25, 2020: Government Emergency Ordinance on the establishment of urgent measures to ensure the need for doctors during the epidemiological risk. Amendment of the Statute of the Romanian Academy. Completion of methodological norms for the application of the Paternity Leave Law.

RLWeek October 12-18, 2020: Amendment and completion of the Regulation on the organization and functioning of the General Directorate of Passports. Amendment of the Government Decision on the protection of workers against the risks related to exposure to biological agents at work. Regulation regarding the selection procedure of the members of the National Supervisory Council in the Railway Domain.

Establishment of electronic means of remote transmission of implementing acts and the procedure for their communication. Draft. On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, the Ministry of Public Finance has launched for public debate the draft order for amending and supplementing the… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> October 12-18, 2020: Amendment and completion of the Regulation on the organization and functioning of the General Directorate of Passports. Amendment of the Government Decision on the protection of workers against the risks related to exposure to biological agents at work. Regulation regarding the selection procedure of the members of the National Supervisory Council in the Railway Domain.

RLWeek October 5-11, 2020: Labour Code amended. Government Decision regarding classification, labeling, and packaging of substances and mixtures. Emergency Government Decision ensuring measures for human resources. Methodology for reporting information in the National Electronic Registry of Vaccines.

Labour Code amended. On Wednesday, the 30th of September 2020, Law no. 213/2020 amending and supplementing Law no. 53/2003 – Labour Code – was published in the Official Journal of Romania, part I, no. 893. [source] Government Decision regarding classification,… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> October 5-11, 2020: Labour Code amended. Government Decision regarding classification, labeling, and packaging of substances and mixtures. Emergency Government Decision ensuring measures for human resources. Methodology for reporting information in the National Electronic Registry of Vaccines.

RLWeek September 28-October 4, 2020: Government Decision regarding organisation of Health Ministry amended. Methodological norms applying Fiscal Code amended and supplemented. Law no. 136/2020 regarding public health measures republished. Law regarding measures of frontier passing in Romania by workers. EGO amending and supplementing normative acts for emergency situations and fire defense

Government Decision regarding organisation of Health Ministry amended. On Friday, the 25th of September 2020, the Ministry of Health set for public debate a Government Decision amending Decision no. 144/2010 regarding the organisation of the Ministry of Health. [source] Methodological… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> September 28-October 4, 2020: Government Decision regarding organisation of Health Ministry amended. Methodological norms applying Fiscal Code amended and supplemented. Law no. 136/2020 regarding public health measures republished. Law regarding measures of frontier passing in Romania by workers. EGO amending and supplementing normative acts for emergency situations and fire defense

PayWell 2020: Private sector gross wages increased by a year-on-year average of 6.79% in the first half of 2020, but such increases are expected to fall to 4.68% in 2021

The gross wages at private companies increased by a year-on-year average of 6.79% in the first six months of 2020, according to PwC Romania’s PayWell Salary and Benefits 2020 Survey. The respondents estimated that the reported level of increases would… Read morePayWell 2020: Private sector gross wages increased by a year-on-year average of 6.79% in the first half of 2020, but such increases are expected to fall to 4.68% in 2021

RLWeek September 21-27, 2020: Guide for financing the National Program for the replacement of used electrical and electronic equipment with more efficient ones from the energy point of view. Instructions regarding the individualization of the sanctions for the contraventions provided by article 55 of the Competition Law. Procedure regulation of the Competition Council.

Guide for financing the National Program for the replacement of used electrical and electronic equipment with more efficient ones from the energy point of view. Draft. On Monday, September 21, 2020, the Ministry of Environment, Waters and Forests has launched… Read more<strong>RLWeek </strong>September 21-27, 2020: Guide for financing the National Program for the replacement of used electrical and electronic equipment with more efficient ones from the energy point of view. Instructions regarding the individualization of the sanctions for the contraventions provided by article 55 of the Competition Law. Procedure regulation of the Competition Council.

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RLWeek September 14-20, 2020: Law regarding energy efficiency amended and supplemented. Law regarding competition amended and supplemented. Minimum health and security requirements for labourers against chemical agents. Law regarding measures preventing and controlling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic amended.

Law regarding energy efficiency amended and supplemented. On Tuesday, the 15th of September 2020, the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Business Environment set for public debate a Law amending and supplementing Law no. 121/2014 regarding electricity efficiency. [source] Law regarding… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> September 14-20, 2020: Law regarding energy efficiency amended and supplemented. Law regarding competition amended and supplemented. Minimum health and security requirements for labourers against chemical agents. Law regarding measures preventing and controlling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic amended.