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t is the gold rush many Romanians do not want, despite the government granting the project National Interest status last week, and preparing a draft law. For 15 years Canada's Rosia Montana mining company has been trying to massively expand old Roman gold mines and use 12,000 tonnes of cyanide a year to extract the estimated 300 tonnes of gold and 1,500 tonnes of silver hidden underground. Sunday was a day, and night, of national protests. "This law breaks constitutional laws. It breaks property laws for the people in Rosia Montana, heritage laws and clean environment laws," said artist Mihnea Blidariu. Bundled into the law is a project by Chevron to explore the use of the controversial fracking mining technique to extract gas. Thousands demonstrated in the capital and several other cities. In the capital Bucharest a sitdown protest blocked a main road.
Global property markets are now in “full-scale bloom”, according to the latest data, with house prices climbing around the world in the first quarter of 2013.
Romanian property prices could be stabilising, according to the latest figures from Eurobank Property Services.
Investment activity in the key Central European markets of Poland, Czech, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania maintained its growth in the first quarter of 2013.
Global property investment could top $1 trillion this year, according to Cushman & Wakefield. The firm’s latest International Investment Atlas reports that the global property investment market saw a “modest” 6 per cent rise in activity over the court of 2012, with volumes up to US$929billion.
BuyAssociation, the award-winning property media expert, has teamed up with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to produce an online video guide to buying property abroad.
Sterling has continued its slow start to 2013 with sentiment on the British pound still low.
Report shows commercial real estate direct investment volume will more than double to US$1 trillion by 2030; Asia Pacific region leads investment growth since crisis.
Lead Galaxy's network of overseas property portals, including TheMoveChannel.com, attracts 600,00 unique international buyers every month. This year, Lead Galaxy wants to help its website visitors to have the widest possible choice of listings around the world.
The recession may still be hitting Britain, but the UK's economy climbed above Brazil in the World Economic League Table last year.