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A city of central Romania northwest of Bucharest. Settled in the 1100s by German colonists from Saxony, it was destroyed by Tatars in 1241. The rebuilt city came under Austrian control in 1699.


(Romanian siˈbiu)
(Placename) an industrial town in W central Romania: originally a Roman city, refounded by German colonists in the 12th century. Pop: 133 000 (2005 est). German name: Hermannstadt Hungarian name: Nagyszeben



a city in central Romania. 184,000.
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Constituire: through a guarantee instrument issued by a company banking or insurance, in original, by transfer to the account RO30RNCB0232017887690001 lei or euro account RO35RNCB0232017887690008, swift RNCBROBU (BCR Sibiu, Nicolae Balcescu Branch) (in the case of bank letter of guarantee will be observed from section Forms - Form 9).
With a projected capacity of 200 seats and an opening planned for the third quarter of 2015, the location will benefit from Conectys' tested business continuity setup that includes redundant server infrastructure, diesel power backup, as well as real-time overflow and failover between Sibiu and the growing global Conectys network.
Iohannis, physic teacher has been also serving as Sibiu District Mayor.
SIBIU, Romania -- The King of the Gypsies arranged an opulent wedding for his 12-year-old daughter, ordering a dozen suckling pigs and buying her a lacy gown from Italy.
With the AC1 drying system we forgot about this problem," said Daniel Mitrofan, Manager Tehnic for Scandia Food about the successful installation of Air Control Industries Can Drying Tunnel at the company's meat products plant in Judet Sibiu, Romania.
Romanian Connections is part of Liverpool's European Capital of Culture celebrations and features music, dance, debate and a guest appearance at Tate Liverpool, as well as two theatrical productions by Radu Stanca National Theatre, from the historic town of Sibiu.
The city is teaming up with last year's Romanian Capital of Culture Sibiu to put on the series of events.
We should not slacken in our efforts to find a solution to this issue," Bishop Wolfgang Huber of the Evangelical Church in Germany said at the Third European Ecumenical Assembly in Sibiu on Sept.
The Transylvanian city of Sibiu has a population of more than five million with its extended catchment area.
Lufthansa's Birmingham passengers will have a choice of three destinations in Romania from September 1 with the start of a new service to the Transylvanian city of Sibiu.
The money is going towards employing Romania-born nursery teacher Cristiana Nechita to work in the town of Sibiu and neighbouring villages giving very young children a better start to their education.