Gabrovo


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Gabrovo

(gäbrô`vô), town (1993 pop. 75,999), N central Bulgaria, in the foothills of the Balkan Mts. It is Bulgaria's chief textile center, producing clothes, leather goods, and textile machinery. The town developed as a strategic point on the northern approaches to Shipka Pass and now stands on a highway running through the pass.

Gabrovo

 

a city in Bulgaria. Located on the northern slopes of the Stara Planina (Balkan Mountains), near Shipka Pass, on both sides of the lantra River. Administrative center of Gabrovo District. Population, 70,000 (1970).

Gabrovo is an important center of light industry (textile, leather-goods, and footwear enterprises) and machine building (textile machinery, metal-cutting machine tools, instruments, and electrical telphers). The food and furniture indus-tries are also represented, as well as tourism (hiking trips to the Stara Planina, Shipka Pass, and so on). Fruit orchards and forests are located in the city’s environs. National comedy festivals are held annually in Gabrovo.

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Tenders are invited for The subject of this procurement is: Supply of computer equipment under 2 lots: Lot # 1 "Delivery of computer equipment for the needs of the Municipality of Gabrovo and secondary budget spending units" Lot # 2 "Delivery of multifunctional device according to project BG05M9OP001- 2.004-0042 %Complex for social and health services for children and families, described in detail in the technical specifications.
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Local authorities in the Bulgarian town of Gabrovo have used a peculiar tactic to reduce vehicle speed on a busy boulevard a by creating artificial potholes.
Tenders are invited for Supply of materials for vertical signaling, related to the organization and safety of traffic in the Municipality of Gabrovo
The management of Ukrainian company Lviv Bus Plant (LAZ) has decided to start making buses and trolleybuses in Bulgaria's northern city of Gabrovo.
Tenders are invited for Execution of "Rehabilitation of Sinkevitsa Dam" and its facilities located in Slavovtsi Quarter, Gabrovo. The construction and installation works on the dam wall of the Sinkevitsa Dam and its facilities will include: - restoration of the slope of the water slope; - restoration of the dry slope caster; - repair of the faulty parts of the water intake tower; - replacement of the main exhaust shut-off valve, construction of a shaft for it and an energy-extinguishing section after the shaft; - clearing the main draft outlet pipe; - cleaning of the overflow and its facilities - transitional section, speed and energy extinguisher; - restoration of the lighting on the crown of the wall and access to it
The citizens of Gabrovo, a small town in central Bulgaria, where the father of Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff was born, have been caught up in excitement over her upcoming visit.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is in Bulgaria as part of her European tour, will be able to see and receive her ancestry tree Thursday, during her visit to the central city of Gabrovo, her father's birthplace.
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