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A city of central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps north-northwest of Bucharest. It was founded in 1211 by the Teutonic Knights.


(Romanian braˈʃov)
(Placename) an industrial city in central Romania: formerly a centre for expatriate Germans; ceded by Hungary to Romania in 1920. Pop: 249 000 (2005 est). Former name (1950–61): Stalin German name: Kronstadt Hungarian name: Brassó



a city in central Romania. 353,000.
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Noun1.Brasov - a city in central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps
Romania, Roumania, Rumania - a republic in southeastern Europe with a short coastline on the Black Sea
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London: The EBRD is providing up to RON 114 million to finance the acquisition of 105 new buses by the Romanian city of Brasov.
Contract award notice: Electricity supply for the 80 institutions with legal personality with 588 related consumer points, Institutions under the authority of the local council of brasov municipality
Romania's grocery retailer Mega Image opens today in Brasov its first Shop & Go store outside the capital, the company has announced.
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Contract notice:Framework Agreement for the supply of the mixed mix including putting into operation for 4 years - DRDP Brasov - Lot 1 SDN Brasov, Lot 6 Highway Section Sibiu "- DRDP Brasov
Brasov was the only Romanian city were the price of studios has gone up over the past 12 months, increasing by 3.
Contract award notice: Maintenance and repair of main streets in brasov.
Contract award notice: Maintenance and repair of secondary streets in brasov.
Contract award notice: The concession of the public parking lots paid from brasov municipality.
Contract notice:Redecorating the SCB installations, installations CED and BLA installations across Sections CT1, CT3, CT4 SRCF Brasov -5 lots