Cotidianul (meaning The Daily in English) is a Romanian-language newspaper published in Bucharest, Romania.

TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Academia Caţavencu, through Realitatea-Caţavencu
Editor-in-chiefCornel Nistorescu
EditorDoru Buşcu
re-founded in 1991
re-launched in 2003
CountryRomania Edit this at Wikidata
Old logo of Cotidianul newspaper, used in the inter-war period, and in the early 1990s
The logo used between 2003 and 2007

History and profile edit

Founded by Ion Rațiu, Cotidianul was first published on 10 May 1991[1] and was the first privately held newspaper in Romania following the Romanian Revolution of 1989.[2] The paper had its headquarters in Bucharest.[1] It was published Monday to Saturday in Berliner format.

Cotidianul ceased print publication on 23 December 2009[1] due to financial difficulties, but remains active as an online news source.[2] The owners announced the closure was temporary due to insolvency, but no buyers was found.[3][4]

Since November 2016, the newspaper appears again in print.[5]

Notable contributors edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b c "Cotidianul". VoxEurop. Archived from the original on 9 January 2015. Retrieved 23 February 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Cotidianul". Presseurop. Archived from the original on 20 February 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2012.
  3. ^ Calen, Ioana; Nicuț, Mihai (21 December 2009). "Ziarul "Cotidianul" se închide. Nistorescu şi-a anunţat demisia". Archived from the original on 5 March 2010. Retrieved 23 February 2015.
  4. ^ Preda, Raluca; Bunea, Iulia (22 December 2009). ""Cotidianul", pe ultimul drum". Archived from the original on 24 December 2009. Retrieved 25 December 2009.
  5. ^ ""Cotidianul se întoarce", așa spune Cornel Nistorescu în editorialul primului număr pe print". Ovidiu Blag. 14 November 2016. Archived from the original on 20 October 2023. Retrieved 20 October 2023.

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