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Prilep

(prē`lĕp), city (1994 pop. 71,899), North Macedonia. It is the trade center of an agricultural region and a manufacturing city where tobacco, textiles, wine, and fruit are produced. Prilep was a residence of Stephen Dušan as well as the birthplace of 14th-century Serbian hero Marko Kraljevič, parts of whose castle still stand. The city also has several medieval churches and monasteries.

Prilep

 

a city in Yugoslavia, in the Socialist Republic of Macedonia. Population, 51,000 (1973). It is a railroad station and the commercial distribution center of the Prilep-Polje agricultural region. Industries include the production of machine tools and electrical insulation materials. Prilep also has tobacco, leather, and flour-milling industries. Handicrafts are made in the area. The city has a tobacco scientific research institute.

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They are going to invest 6 million euros in the Prilep development zone.
Near the Alinci landfill site in Prilep, the first factory for secondary waste selection in Macedonia will soon begin operations.
Prilep and Marko's Towers are two histories inextricably linked to one another and intertwined.
God's punishment will not only come to those who set the mosque in Prilep on fire but also those who cooperate with the pyromaniacs," a theologian, who wanted to remain anonymous, told Lajm.
The announcement that the government is going to write off the debts of Tutunski kombinat, the loss-making tobacco company of Prilep, induced divided views.
He announced that in the shortest amount of time will be announced two sites in Prilep and Vevchani, and the final phase four locations for gas stations in PehAevo Kavadarci, Prilep and Valandovo.
MP candidate running for MP Radmila Sekerinska at a rally in Prilep promised that SDSM would drastically lower the sanctioning policy and all decisions would be made in cooperation with the business community.
Kire Iliovski, 25, from Prilep in Macedonia, spent more than 135 hours on the phone to a woman he thought could be his future wife.
Draxlmaier, Germany's premium supplier in the automotive industry which has been present in Macedonia for five years with its production facilities, opened an Office in Prilep, too, in accordance with its development strategy.
I believe that the price is satisfactory, and the crops were successful, so now we will prepare for the tobacco processing", stated Goce Karapeeski from Tutunski Kombinat Prilep (Tobacco Corporation Prilep).
The 48th edition of the Vojdan Cernodrinski Theater Festival took place in Prilep from 7 to 14 June.