Korçë

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Korçë

(Albanian ˈkortʃə)
n
(Placename) a market town in SE Albania. Pop: 60 000 (2003 est)
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The Moffat Music Society's February concert will be given by the Korca Ensemble next Friday.
It should be mentioned that the ethnic Macedonian minority is primarily concentrated in the area of Prespa, a small town located around 30 km northeast from the Korca district.
That's why I picked the road indicated on the map as the main road from Korca to Elbasan.
Fieldwork conducted in nine districts of Albania respectively, in Tirana, Durres, Vlora, Fier, Elbasan, Korca, Pogradec, Gjirokastra and Saranda during May-July 2013 served to collect primary data through face-to-face interviews with Roma community members.
* Construction and rehabilitation of over 100 kilometres of road along the pipeline's route: in Vishocice, Trestenik, Vithkuq and Shtyllas in the Korca region, Corovode, Kakruke as well as in the surroundings of Potom in the Berati region and Seman and Topoje in the Fier region; and
However, the largest number of Roma is concentrated mainly in Central and Southeastern Albania: Tirana, Durres, Elbasan, Fier, Berat, Korca, Pogradec, Bilisht, Gjirokastra, Delvin, Kruja, Shkodra etc.
"The goal of these meetings is connecting the region of Polog with the Albanian city of Korca and bolstering economic growth.
Albania from the Ottoman Empire such as Ethem Bey mosque in the capital city the Mbret (King) mosque in Elbasan the mosque e BeqarAve" (of Singles) and the one of Plumbi (Lead) in Berat Muradiye mosque in Vlora Mirahori mosque in Korca etc.
However, the weakness of the study is limited urban and rural areas population, only in Tirana, Durres, Kukes and Korca regions.
Businessman Osman Nuri Korca was denied entry into Germany at Munich Airport in 2010 on the grounds that he had obtained his Schengen visa from French, not German authorities.