Oltenia


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Oltenia:

see WalachiaWalachia
or Wallachia
, historic region (29,568 sq mi/76,581 sq km), S Romania. The Transylvanian Alps separate it in the NW from Transylvania and the Banat; the Danube separates it from Serbia in the west, Bulgaria in the south, and N Dobruja in the east; in the
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It would be wonderful to think that we could instigate a sustainable foot health program for up to 160 individuals in Oltenia institutions who have no access to such care, and are already living with various medical needs in extremely challenging conditions.
Starting from an analysis of the occupational structure in the South-West Oltenia Region, it is necessary to mention the fact that the present Romanian economy resulted from the communist era, presenting distinct particularities, as confronted to the democratic occident (Ciucur, 2001: 78).
The Subcarpathians, and especially the depressions forming the so-called Oltenia de sub munte/Oltenia at the mountain feet, were among the first inhabited and most densely populated areas in Oltenia.
Supported by five qualified optometrists, the students--Nicola Wright, Elliot Bateman, Irena Kovaleva, Mike Daly and Stephanie Campbell--visited Strehaia in Oltenia, one of the poorest areas of the country.
Serbia and Montenegro; and "The Ghost on TV" from Oltenia TV, Romania.
Contract award notice: Design services for investment projects in lea / les 110 kv in the area of activity related to distributie energie oltenia sa.
Because the migration is an important and complex phenomenon, this study is focused mainly of the statistical-economic dimension of the migration which characterizes the South West Oltenia Development Region.
Drops were reported in North - West (-202 ), South - Muntenia (-98) and South - West Oltenia (-52 l).
Romania has also pledged to fully privatise rail freight carrier CFR Marfa SA and sell minority stakes in gas producer SNGN RomGaz SA, hydropower firm SC Hidroelectrica SA and Complexul Energetic Oltenia SA, which runs lignite-fired power plants.
Implementing agency : Sc Complexul Energetic Oltenia Sa