Dolj

Dolj

 

a district in southern Rumania, in the southern part of the Getik plateau and the western edge of the lower Danube lowland. Area, 7,400 sq km. Population, 724,000 (1970). Its administrative center is Craiova. Industry is located mainly in Craiova and its environs. Machine building, the food industry, and the chemical industry are developed, as are the wood-products industry and clothing, textile, and leather enterprises. Crops are corn, wheat, sunflowers, sugar beets, and tobacco; there are vast vineyards. Cattle, pigs, and sheep are raised.

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It is impossible to cut tolls for motor vehicles registered in Bulgariaas Vidin Region and Dolj County, in which the respective ends of the bridge lie, because preferential rates will be equivalent to illicit state aid under EU rules, Moskovski explained in his answer.
The South-West Oltenia Region corresponds to the historical province of Oltenia (the counties Dolj, Gorj, Valcea, Mehedinti and Olt-Romanati), a part of the Romanian historical territory.
The EU Cohesion Fund and the EBRD are joining forces to modernise and upgrade the water and wastewater services in Dolj, a county in the south of Romania.
These three plants are in Targu Carbunesti, Gorjcounty, and Simnicu de Sus, Dolj county.
Country unit Blom Romania SRL will assist and supervise the planning of an extension and rehabilitation of infrastructure for water and waste-water treatment in the Dolj county.
The money will be used to pay for a second-hand tractor for the Street Children's Project run in Dolj County, Romania.
Most were farmers working in the fields in Dolj 108 miles west of Bucharest.
Contract notice:Supply of IT supplies (cartridges, toners, image units) needed for printers, faxes, copiers used in the activity of the Dolj Forestry Directorate and its subunits (Forest Owls) in Dolj County
In Dolj County, according to the law, the electoral campaign started on Friday, the 11th of May and ended on the 9th of June 2012 and the voting process took place between 7 a.
The list of beneficiaries includes 19 hospitals in cities such as BraEov, Mures, Galati, Iasi, Bacau, Dolj, Gorj and Valcea.
Officers Elvis Pricina and Iulian Gherghel, from Craiova in Dolj county, were caught on camera walking on the grass by deputy mayor Gheorghe Nedelescu, who wanted to check if new laws to protect green spaces were being respected.