Hotnews.ro http://www.hotnews.ro HotNews.ro - revista presei, stiri, ziare, TV, radio, documente, download, video ro Wed, 28 Jul 2021 19:48:14 GMT Wed, 28 Jul 2021 19:48:14 GMT Copyright Hotnews.ro 2013 30 Hotnews.ro 144 30 http://www.hotnews.ro http://www.hotnews.ro/images/new/logo.gif webPR: Deloitte Romania leadership strengthens through the appointment of Claudiu Ghiurluc as Audit Partner https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24901942-webpr-deloitte-romania-leadership-strengthens-through-the-appointment-claudiu-ghiurluc-audit-partner.htm Deloitte Romania announces the appointment of Claudiu Ghiurluc, a senior professional with outstanding contributions in serving clients and developing teams, in the role of partner within the audit and assurance practice. Tue, 06 Jul 2021 08:02:06 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24901942-webpr-deloitte-romania-leadership-strengthens-through-the-appointment-claudiu-ghiurluc-audit-partner.htm English/Business Deloitte study: after a year of uncertainty, optimism returns to the real estate market in Central Europe https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24895211-deloitte-study-after-year-uncertainty-optimism-returns-the-real-estate-market-central-europe.htm The real estate market professionals in Central Europe returned to the level of optimism registered before the pandemic. Almost 40% of them expect an improvement in the general economic climate this year, 46% have positive expectations regarding real estate activity, and 48% rely on increasing the volume of transactions, according to the Deloitte Real Estate Confidence Survey for Central Europe 2021, conducted in the first quarter of this year in four countries in the region &ndash; Romania, Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary. At the same time, 58% of the respondents expect the availability of investment products to increase in countries where they operate. Fri, 02 Jul 2021 08:49:51 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24895211-deloitte-study-after-year-uncertainty-optimism-returns-the-real-estate-market-central-europe.htm English/Business Deloitte study: 90% of institutional investors consider climate change risks before deciding to invest in a company https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24888511-deloitte-study-90-institutional-investors-consider-climate-change-risks-before-deciding-invest-company.htm Climate change risk is an increasingly significant driver in investment models and has been cited by almost 90% of institutional investors as the most significant ESG (environmental, social, governance) factor influencing their decisions to invest in a company, according to Deloitte&rsquo;s report &ldquo;Building credible climate commitments - a roadmap to earning stakeholder trust". Tue, 29 Jun 2021 09:13:31 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24888511-deloitte-study-90-institutional-investors-consider-climate-change-risks-before-deciding-invest-company.htm English/Business webPR: Deloitte Romania opens applications for the 22nd edition of Technology Fast 50 Central Europe competition https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24877172-webpr-deloitte-romania-opens-applications-for-the-22nd-edition-technology-fast-50-central-europe-competition.htm Deloitte Romania opens application for the 22nd edition of Technology Fast 50 Central Europe competition, addressed to large and small local companies in the technology sector, public and private, which register accelerated growth. Providing both established and emerging technology companies the platform to highlight their leading position in their field of activity, the competition is held simultaneously in other 17 Central European countries, namely Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia. Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:28:38 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24877172-webpr-deloitte-romania-opens-applications-for-the-22nd-edition-technology-fast-50-central-europe-competition.htm English/Business Deloitte study: Almost 90% of organizations investing in shared services centers are focusing on expanding remote working capabilities and 61% intend to accelerate digital agenda https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24874383-deloitte-study-almost-90-organizations-investing-shared-services-centers-are-focusing-expanding-remote-working-capabilities-and-61-intend-accelerate-digital-agenda.htm Shared services centers (SSCs) are increasingly investing in strategic capabilities to create value for parent organizations, as most of them (87%) are focusing on expanding remote working capabilities to ensure business process continuity, 61% are working on accelerating digital agenda, and 59% intend to increase virtual practices, due to the impact of COVID-19 pandemic, according to the <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www2.deloitte.com/ro/en/pages/operations/articles/gx-shared-services-survey.html?nc=1&utm_source=CP&utm_medium=EN&utm_campaign=GSSReport2021" target="Alta pagina">2021 Deloitte Global Shared Services and Outsourcing Survey</a> conducted on over 600 leaders in 45 countries, including Romania, with shared services locations across nearly 75 countries. Tue, 22 Jun 2021 08:58:43 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24874383-deloitte-study-almost-90-organizations-investing-shared-services-centers-are-focusing-expanding-remote-working-capabilities-and-61-intend-accelerate-digital-agenda.htm English/Business Deloitte study: the pandemic postponed only partially consumers&rsquo; plans to buy a new car and temporarily decreased their interest in electric cars https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24768545-deloitte-study-the-pandemic-postponed-only-partially-consumers-plans-buy-new-car-and-temporarily-decreased-their-interest-electric-cars.htm The COVID-19 pandemic has partially changed the behavior of consumers in the car market. Some of them have postponed their plans to buy a new car, and their interest in engines with alternative propulsion systems is temporarily declining. Although the trend towards electric cars seems to be consolidating on the long term, consumers tend to look for the comfort of a known, tested and accessible technology, in the current context dominated by uncertainty, according to <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ro.register-deloittece.com/forms/registration.html?docid=165&utm_source=Press&utm_medium=EN&utm_campaign=Automotive%20Consumer%20Study" target="Alta pagina">Deloitte 2021 GlobalAutomotive Consumer Study</a>, conducted in 23 countries around the world. Thu, 29 Apr 2021 08:16:04 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24768545-deloitte-study-the-pandemic-postponed-only-partially-consumers-plans-buy-new-car-and-temporarily-decreased-their-interest-electric-cars.htm English/Business From 2010 to 2020 &ndash; this time the bank is the good guy https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24717454-from-2010-2020-this-time-the-bank-the-good-guy.htm Romania is performing better than most European peers in managing the pandemic, hence it avoided the lockdown for the first quarter of 2021. The National Institute for Statistics announced that the economy contracted in 2020 by only -3.9%, a much better result than World Bank or IMF predictions. In 2019, Romania was classified as a high-income country and the local exchange entered emerging market status. However, the renowned European Recovery Fund is still on paper, Romania has been traditionally weak in absorbing EU funds and the global market trust in Romania is significantly impaired. The dynamic of the local economy is there, but will it materialize? Wed, 07 Apr 2021 07:22:50 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24717454-from-2010-2020-this-time-the-bank-the-good-guy.htm English/Business Deloitte study: the COVID-19 crisis will accelerate the CEE banking sector consolidation; Romania had one of the largest number of banking transactions in the region https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24568062-deloitte-study-the-covid-19-crisis-will-accelerate-the-cee-banking-sector-consolidation-romania-had-one-the-largest-number-banking-transactions-the-region.htm The COVID-19 crisis is expected to accelerate the consolidation of the banking sector in the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) in the following years, as smaller players might not be able to weather the profitability and capital challenges, according to the latest edition of <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ro.register-deloittece.com/forms/registration.html?docid=125&utm_source=Press&utm_medium=CP&utm_campaign=Banking-MA-Survey" target="Alta pagina">Deloitte CEE banking M&amp;A study</a>, conducted in 16 countries, including Romania. Robustness is paramount amid economic shocks and the CEE banking sector is still very fragmented, with a number of players with marginal market share, the study explains. Thu, 28 Jan 2021 11:38:40 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24568062-deloitte-study-the-covid-19-crisis-will-accelerate-the-cee-banking-sector-consolidation-romania-had-one-the-largest-number-banking-transactions-the-region.htm English/Business Ready-made companies after recent legislative changes &ndash;Still an attractive solution? https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24470035-ready-made-companies-after-recent-legislative-changes-still-attractive-solution.htm When it comes to extending the network of companies held under a specific structure in Western Europe, ready-made companies are a popular alternative to incorporating a company from scratch. In fact, the rule is to acquire a ready-made company from a specialized provider and the exception is to incorporate one. Ready-made companies, also named &ldquo;shelf companies" or more accurately, &ldquo;off-the-shelf companies" are companies incorporated by specialized providers with the purpose of being sold to investors who need a new company in a respective jurisdiction. The name describes them quite accurately &ndash; such companies are a simple set of documents and do not hold any assets, do not have any employees, they leave all of this to the decision of the buyer and, according to the local legislation of each jurisdiction. Tue, 08 Dec 2020 13:45:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24470035-ready-made-companies-after-recent-legislative-changes-still-attractive-solution.htm English/Business Georges Durdilly, Airbus Head of Country Romania: &ldquo;As for every industrial company, business viability is essential" https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24457624-georges-durdilly-airbus-head-country-romania-for-every-industrial-company-business-viability-essential.htm &ldquo;As for every industrial company, business viability is essential. This explains the 16 helicopters order needed to move forward", affirms to HotNews.ro Georges Durdilly, Airbus Head of Country Romania, who remarks &ldquo;it would also be an important message that Romania, as a host country, is the launching customer and has trust in a product that will be, after all, produced locally &ndash; made in Romania". Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:10:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24457624-georges-durdilly-airbus-head-country-romania-for-every-industrial-company-business-viability-essential.htm English/Business webPR Deloitte Romania advised CEZ Group in the sale of seven of its Romanian subsidiaries to the infrastructure investor Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24413856-webpr-deloitte-romania-advised-cez-group-the-sale-seven-its-romanian-subsidiaries-the-infrastructure-investor-macquarie-infrastructure-and-real-assets.htm Deloitte Romania advised the Czech energy group CEZ in the sale of seven of its Romanian subsidiaries, active in electricity distribution, supply and renewables, to the infrastructure investor Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), one of the world&rsquo;s leading alternative asset managers, owned by the Australian group Macquarie. The assets included in the transaction are CEZ Romania&rsquo;s electricity distribution network, the electricity and gas supply business, with 1.4 million clients, and the largest onshore wind park in Europe, located in Fantanele&ndash;Cogealac. This is considered a landmark deal in the Romanian mergers and acquisitions market and the largest transaction in the energy sector in the last years. The agreement was signed at the end of October 2020 for an undisclosed amount and is subject to approval from the European Antitrust Authority and the Romanian Supreme Council of Defence. Thu, 12 Nov 2020 08:32:55 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24413856-webpr-deloitte-romania-advised-cez-group-the-sale-seven-its-romanian-subsidiaries-the-infrastructure-investor-macquarie-infrastructure-and-real-assets.htm English/Business webPR: Deloitte Romania launches Digital DNA, a solution for assessing companies&rsquo; level of digital maturity https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24398404-deloitte-romania-launches-digital-dna-solution-for-assessing-companies-level-digital-maturity.htm Deloitte Romania launches <a rel="nofollow" rel="nofollow" href="https://www2.deloitte.com/ro/en/pages/operations/solutions/digital-maturity.html?utm_source=Press&utm_medium=CP-EN&utm_campaign=DigitalMaturity" target="Alta pagina">Digital DNA</a>, a solution for assessing companies&rsquo; level of digital maturity based on 23 characteristics that define their structure, operations and behavior. Digital DNA addresses mainly SMEs and can be a starting point in setting the digital transformation strategy. The solution is based on a methodology created by Deloitte&rsquo;s global network of experts based on extensive research conducted by analysing hundreds of studies and articles in the field. Thu, 05 Nov 2020 08:34:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24398404-deloitte-romania-launches-digital-dna-solution-for-assessing-companies-level-digital-maturity.htm English/Business The post-Brexit agreement appears to be work-in-progress, even though the transition period will soon come to an end. What will be different in 2021? https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24391489-the-post-brexit-agreement-appears-work-progress-even-though.htm The withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, even though seems closer and closer to completion, continues to create confusion regarding the terms under which the relationship between the two entities will be performed on all levels, from those affecting the citizens of countries involved, to the commercial and administrative ones, starting from January 1, 2021. The post-Brexit agreement, which has to bring clarity to some aspects, it is still being negotiated, even if the deadline is very close. Considering this, at least from a commercial relationships&rsquo; point of view, it is essential for all the companies to prepare for substantial changes and to finalize all the necessary administrative measures before December 31, 2020. Mon, 02 Nov 2020 10:02:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24391489-the-post-brexit-agreement-appears-work-progress-even-though.htm English/Business Deloitte study: Europeans&#39; concerns regarding financial and employment problems diminished in the first four months since COVID-19 restrictions have eased https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24378779-deloitte-study-europeans-39-concerns-regarding-financial-and-employment-problems-diminished-the-first-four-months-since-covid-19-restrictions-have-eased.htm Europeans&#39; concerns regarding their financial and employment problems diminished in the first four months since the first COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the authorities have eased, according to <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/insights/industry/retail-distribution/consumer-behavior-trends-state-of-the-consumer-tracker.html" target="Alta pagina">Deloitte State of Consumer Tracker</a> survey, with two-thirds of respondents being more open to the idea of making large purchases and more relaxed about the stability of their job. Nevertheless, Europeans are still as concerned about their physical well-being as they were during the lockdown (47% at the end of August, compared to 48% in May). European trends are in line with the global ones. The survey was conducted on 18,000 respondents from 18 countries, including nine European states - Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 08:58:38 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24378779-deloitte-study-europeans-39-concerns-regarding-financial-and-employment-problems-diminished-the-first-four-months-since-covid-19-restrictions-have-eased.htm English/Business Deloitte study: The pandemic speeds up big cities&rsquo; decisions to limit traffic and expand space for cyclists and pedestrians https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24368768-deloitte-study-the-pandemic-speeds-big-cities-decisions-limit-traffic-and-expand-space-for-cyclists-and-pedestrians.htm The lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic seems to accelerate the changes already analyzed before by local authorities, such as transformation of city centers into more friendly areas for pedestrians and cyclists, according to <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/ro/Documents/DCMI_Overview2020_WEB.pdf" target="Alta pagina">Deloitte 2020 City Mobility Index</a>. Cities that have reclaimed street space from cars to enable physical distancing for cycling and walking are looking to cement those changes in a post-coronavirus world, shows the study, which measures mobility performance in 21 cities around the world, including seven European cities - Amsterdam, Barcelona, Dublin, Lisbon, London, Manchester, Rome and Stockholm. Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:34:49 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24368768-deloitte-study-the-pandemic-speeds-big-cities-decisions-limit-traffic-and-expand-space-for-cyclists-and-pedestrians.htm English/Business Social Progress Index analyzing the quality of life and social wellbeing: Romania maintains its position on the 45 th place in the global ranking https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24335220-social-progress-index-analyzing-the-quality-life-and-social-wellbeing-romania-maintains-its-position-the-45-place-the-global-ranking.htm Romania ranks again 45 th out of 163 countries and is surpassed by all the other EU member states, according to the <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.socialprogress.org/resources?filter=2019" target="Alta pagina">2020 Social Progress Index</a>, which analyzes the quality of life and social wellbeing and is conducted by the non-profit organization Social Progress Imperative with the support of Deloitte. Romania registers a score of 78.35 points out of 100, slightly higher than last year, which places it among the ranking&rsquo;s third category countries, after Barbados, Bulgaria and Mauritius. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 08:03:17 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24335220-social-progress-index-analyzing-the-quality-life-and-social-wellbeing-romania-maintains-its-position-the-45-place-the-global-ranking.htm English/Business Why Romania should enter the Banking Union even without adopting the Euro https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24330414-why-romania-should-enter-the-banking-union-even-without-adopting-the-euro.htm The Banking Union was Eurozone&rsquo;s response to the financial crisis of 2010. It became apparent to the Eurozone countries that the stability of the banking sector is paramount to the well-being of the economy and the society, and that national supervision was often inadequate and lacking in independence. As a result, the sector was developing systemic risks and distortions in competition, while preventing the flow of lending to the rightful recipients and distorting the local economy. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 07:22:00 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24330414-why-romania-should-enter-the-banking-union-even-without-adopting-the-euro.htm English/Business Deloitte survey: New loan disbursements can rebound in 2021, supported by regulatory measures to sustain the lending activity of banks https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24322413-deloitte-survey-new-loan-disbursements-can-rebound-2021-supported-regulatory-measures-sustain-the-lending-activity-banks.htm Banks in Central and Eastern Europe expect new loan disbursements to rebound in 2021, supported by regulatory measures aiming to sustain the lending activity, after a significant year-on-year decrease in 2020, according to <a rel="nofollow" href="https://register.deloittece.com/LP=19?eid=D57159C_TT-FFF-06291ro2020en&country=ro&lang=en&utm_source=PR&utm_medium=release&utm_campaign=1oct" target="Alta pagina">COVID-19 CEE banking sector impact survey</a>, conducted by Deloitte in 12 countries in the region, including Romania. The loan demand decreased in the second quarter of 2020 in sectors such as hospitality, transport and storage, real estate and construction, as well as manufacturing. On the other hand, sectors such as wholesale and retail trade and agriculture saw an increase in the demand for loans, according to the survey. Thu, 01 Oct 2020 09:16:09 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24322413-deloitte-survey-new-loan-disbursements-can-rebound-2021-supported-regulatory-measures-sustain-the-lending-activity-banks.htm English/Business Deloitte Romania and Reff &amp; Associates assisted Haier Tech in the EUR 53 million project for building a household appliances factory in Prahova county https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24266195-deloitte-romania-and-reff-associates-assisted-haier-tech-the-eur-53-million-project-for-building-household-appliances-factory-prahova-county.htm Deloitte Romania and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.reff-associates.ro/re/en.html" target="Alta pagina">Reff &amp; Associates</a>, the law firm representing Deloitte Legal global network in Romania, provided assistance to Haier Tech, a Romanian company belonging to the Haier Group, in the project for building in Prahova county the first Haier&rsquo;s refrigeration factory in the European Union. After assisting Haier Tech in obtaining the financing agreement for state aid in December 2019, Deloitte&rsquo;s Management Consulting practice is now advising Haier Tech in the implementation of the large investment project that exceeds EUR 53 million, for which the state will provide aid of EUR 25 million. Thu, 03 Sep 2020 07:49:48 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24266195-deloitte-romania-and-reff-associates-assisted-haier-tech-the-eur-53-million-project-for-building-household-appliances-factory-prahova-county.htm English/Business Deloitte survey: organizations spend less than 5% of revenues on technology https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24253354-deloitte-survey-organizations-spend-less-than-5-revenues-technology.htm Organizations around the world spend less than 5% of their revenues on technology, even so-called tech vanguards - companies with a well-defined vision and strategy and a mature tech function -, according to the 2020 <a rel="nofollow" href="https://register.deloittece.com/404?country=und&lang=en&error=e006" target="Alta pagina">Deloitte Global Technology Leadership Study</a>, conducted on 1,300 technology and business leaders across 69 countries, including Romania. The study also reveals that only 11% of organizations are tech vanguards and that almost a third of leaders in such companies (29%) are likely to play a visionary role, twice more than leaders in baseline organizations (14%). Thu, 27 Aug 2020 08:19:09 GMT https://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-business-24253354-deloitte-survey-organizations-spend-less-than-5-revenues-technology.htm English/Business