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Pi·rae·us

 (pī-rē′əs, pĭ-rā′-)
A city of east-central Greece on the Saronic Gulf southwest of Athens. Its port was built in the 5th century bc and after extensive development in the mid-19th century became the principal seaport of the country. In ancient times it was connected with Athens by the Long Walls, two parallel walls some 170 m (550 ft) apart.

Piraeus

(paɪˈriːəs; pɪˈreɪ-) or

Peiraeus

n
(Placename) a port in SE Greece, adjoining Athens: the country's chief port; founded in the 5th century bc as the port of Athens. Pop (municipality): 181 933 (2001). Modern Greek name: Piraiévs

Pi•rae•us

(paɪˈri əs, pɪˈreɪ-)

n.
a seaport in SE Greece: the port of Athens. 196,389.
Greek, Peiraievs.
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Hippodamus, the son of Euruphon a Milesian, contrived the art of laying out towns, and separated the Pireus.
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It has taken into consideration the opinions of the Central Bank - BNB, the Financial Supervision Commission, the Association of Banks in Bulgaria, the Bulgarian Leasing Association, and UBB competitors such as Unicredit Bulbank, DSK Bank, Reiffeisen Bank, First Investment Bank, Societe Generale Expressbank, Corporate Commercial Bank, Pireus Bank, MKB Union Bank, Allianz Bank, Central Cooperative Bank, and UBB and Post Bank main customersAccording to data of the Bulgarian watchdog, by the end of September, the two banks had under 25% market share in all segments.
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