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 (kən-stän′sə, kôn-stän′tsä)
A city of southeast Romania on the Black Sea east of Bucharest. Founded in the sixth century bc as a Greek colony, it is the country's main seaport.
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(Romanian konˈstantsa)
(Placename) a port and resort in SE Romania, on the Black Sea: founded by the Greeks in the 6th century bc and rebuilt by Constantine the Great (4th century); exports petroleum. Pop: 265 000 (2005 est)
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(kɔnˈstɑn tsɑ)

a seaport in SE Romania on the Black Sea. 279,308.
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An agreement on the organization of feeder cargo transportation between the ports of Batumi and Constanta via the ASCO vessel was reached during a meeting of the working group of the TITR association of legal entities in Tbilisi.
DP World Constanta, a subsidiary of the Dubai-headquartered global trade enabler DP World, has renewed its concession agreement allowing it to operate in the Romanian Black Sea port of Constanta for another 30 years, until 2049.
A Blue Air flight flying from Larnaca to Bucharest made an emergency landing in Constanta, a city on the shores of the Black Sea, on Sunday afternoon.
Container traffic through the Romanian Black Sea Port of Constanta increased 5.7 percent year on year to 661,908 TEU in the first 11 months of 2016 while total cargo throughput was up 5.35 percent nationwide.
And if the findings might discourage, they might reduce the interest in Constanta county, it is important to investigate the causes of these high number regarding the severe housing deprivation rate.
(NYSE: ADM) has reached an agreement to acquire complete ownership of North Star Shipping and its Minmetal joint venture, enhancing the company's European origination and transportation network through the addition of export facilities at the Romanian port of Constanta on the Black Sea, the company said.
22 January 2015 - Georgian financial services firm JSC TBC Bank (LSE: TBCB) has completed the legal and operational process of merging Bank Constanta with TBC, the company said.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-July 24, 2014-Bank Constanta acquired by TBC Bank
After years of neglect in favor of the more popular neighboring Black Sea resort of Mamaia, Constanta has plans to invest some EUR 42 million in improving its old town.
Global Banking News-May 31, 2012--Bank Constanta opens new branch(C)2012 ENPublishing -
has begun trips between Istanbul's Pendik port and Constanta, Romania with an official ceremony held in Istanbul on Friday with the participation of Turkish Minister of Transportation, Maritime and Communication Binali Yildirim.