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 (krə-yō′və, krä-yô′vä)
A city of southwest Romania west of Bucharest. Built on the site of a Roman settlement, it was destroyed by an earthquake in 1790 and burned by the Turks in 1802.


(Romanian kraˈjova)
(Placename) a city in SW Romania, on the Jiul River. Pop: 285 000 (2005 est)


(krɑˈyɔ vɑ)

a city in SW Romania. 300,000.
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Contract Notice :Procurement of design services (technical expense + initial energy audit + documentation for obtaining the necessary permits / agreements and other approvals / agreements + advising documents for intervention works) for the project "Increasing the energy efficiency of the blocks Craiova, Bl.
WIZZ Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe have recently commenced flights from Liverpool to the Southern Romanian city of Craiova.
East and West under Scrutiny gathered in Craiova, where the authorities of the University of Craiova and Faculty of Law and Social Sciences and the three co-coordinators of the conference Associate Professor Anca Parmena Olimid, Ph.
Romania's Ministry of Economy decided to launch the privatisation procedures at IAR Ghimbav (based in Brasov, central Romania), Avioane Craiova (based in Craiova, southern Romania) and Romaero (based in Bucharest) (all three aircraft factories), with the involvement of other institutions following to be needed in the process too, Minister of Economy, Varujan Vosganian, said on Wednesday, Agerpres reports.
The Craiova Assembly Plant will now operate on a single shift.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending 400 million to Ford Romania SA for the expansion and refurbishment of the company's existing car assembly plant located in Craiova in the South-West of Romania.
THE EUROPEAN Investment Bank (EIB) has now approved a Euro 400 million loan to Ford Romania to help it expand and modernise its Craiova assembly plant, tooling it for building a small car model.
The ex-Chelsea star began a two-game touchline ban at the weekend as his side beat Craiova 3-2 in injury time.
Craiova stooped to some underhand tactics - and nasty challenges - as they were well beaten.
Easter, who sent Charlton crashing in Tuesday's quarter-final, has been targeted by First Division club Universitatea Craiova.
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s) supply of paper for printers and photocopiers required by the regional public finance directorate of craiova and subordinate units; The value of the largest subsequent contract is 1 082 412 ron without vat.