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, ancient Cirta, city (1998 pop. 462,187), capital of Constantine dept., NE Algeria, on the gorge of the Rhumel River. A major inland city, it is the railhead of a prosperous and diverse agricultural area.
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Tiempo mas tarde logro rehacerse y establecerse en una cadena de montanas que estaba situada entre Cirta e Hippone (49).
Disenada por el gran arquitecto brasileno Oscar Niemeyer, este centro docente, con su audaz biblioteca, cuyo techo semeja un libro abierto, es hoy sin dudas uno de los orgullos de los habitantes de la antigua Cirta.
Sedgwick (1921: 62-63) speaks of the 'warm, impulsive African' humanity that was native to the tutor from Cirta.
Paralelamente, este interesse romano nas questoes politicas locais estava relacionado aos interesses economicos dos homens de negocio italianos, os negotiatores, atuando nas cidades fenicio/cartaginesas e berberes, incluindo nas chamadas "capitais" dos reinos, como em Cirta, a mais importante delas.
The town of Cirta, not far away to the west, had already provided consuls well before the end of the first century.
Cornelio Fronton a sus conciudadanos de Cirta y como parece deducirse del perfil de los candidatos que el recomienda a su ciudad, a mediados del siglo ii, debian buscarse patronos civicos con influencia en Roma, que hubieran desempenado en la Urbs las magistraturas superiores o que mantuviesen relaciones directas con el emperador (Epistulae, I, 143).
Now his company, Cirta Engineering, has installed 200 lighting boxes across Abu Dhabi and output could grow fourfold this year, with turnover tripling to Dh40 million as the firm expands into Qatar; it has 80 employees, including two other UAE citizens.
La date du protocole du Cirta et d'election episcopale de Silvanus, en Revue d'etudes augustiniennes etpatristiques, 25 (1979), pp.
The first Gulf Capital SMEinfo Awards will also be recognising businesses in four different special categories, including: Wild Guanabana , German Imaging Technologies, Summertown Interiors, WMS Metal Industries and PTL Solar for Sustainable Initiative of the Year; Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance , Citruss TV, Wild Guanabana , Emirates Pearl Trading, Plug UAE for Customer Focus of the Year; CIRTA Electro Mechanical Maintenance, ZagTrader, Just Falafel, Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance , Alsayegh Media for Business Innovation of the Year; and BodySmart, Innovative Human Resource Solutions, Biz-Group, Summertown Interiors, Bayt.
An immensely wealthy man at Cirta in North Africa prompted his legal heirs to complain when he left his fortune to pay for an aqueduct (Dig.
Coproduit par les societes algerienne [beaucoup moins que] Cirta films [beaucoup plus grand que] et francaise [beaucoup moins que] Zeugma film [beaucoup plus grand que], ce documentaire -tourne dans les locaux du quotidien algerien El Watan - propose une reflexion sur le travail des journalistes lors de la derniere election presidentielle de 2014.
Cirta Electro Mechanical Maintenance is this year's best among Emirati-owned businesses, taking home the Emirati Business of the Year award for having successfully grown its business that is now recognised as a pioneer in the distribution and implementation of underground technology systems such as underground street lighting cabinets and polycarbonate manholes in the UAE and Qatar.