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, 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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Analyzing the region distribution of bovines from 1 June 2014, compared to June 1, 2013, it has been discovered that their share has decreased in regions: Northeast (-0.2 percentage points), West and Northwest (-0.1), and increased in the regions: Central (+0.2 percentage points), South-Muntenia and South-West Oltenia (+0.1) and remained stable in the South-East and BucharestIlfov.
"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.
In 2005 CEZ acquired 51% of Romanian power distributor Electrica Oltenia through a privatisation deal with a call option to boost its holding.
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.
Other winning programs were "The 21st Century from TV Sorab, Serbia and Montenegro; "A Dolphin Kid" from TV MKPET, Belarus; "Milanko" from TV Sen, Slovakia; "Said Is Getting Married" from Advance Prods., Serbia and Montenegro; and "The Ghost on TV" from Oltenia TV, Romania.
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.
The bank has reached an agreement with SIF Banat Crisana, SIF Transilvania, SIF Muntenia and SIF Oltenia to buy 2.62 billion shares in BCR, funding the transaction from retained earnings for cash part, and issuing 16.1 million new shares using existing capital for share-swap.
The Romanian government got the nod of the International Monetary Fund to a possible delay in the listing of state-owned Nuclearelectrica on the Bucharest Stock Exchange, Prime Minister Victor Ponta said on Tuesday during a visit to Slatina, Agerpres reports.'The IMF gave its assent to a possible delay, having in view the state of play on the European nuclear energy market, but I discussed with Minister Nita and even if we don't get the best price, it is important that we get this message through of continued structural reforms and involvement of the private capital, which is why we will carry on with Nuclearelectrica and, as I told you, also with Energy Company Oltenia, Romgaz and Hidroelectrica.