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Pazardzhik

(päzärjĭk`), city (1993 pop. 82,904), S central Bulgaria, on the Maritsa River. A commercial center, its chief industries are textiles and food processing. Pazardzhik was under Turkish rule from the 15th to the 19th cent. It has an agricultural college and an old church with a fine collection of icons.

Pazardzhik

 

(until 1934, Tatar Pazardzhik), a city in the Maritsa River valley in Bulgaria. Situated on both banks of the Maritsa. Administrative center of Pazardzhik District. Population, 65,000 (1972). Pazardzhik’s industries include fruit canning, textile, metalworking, electrical engineering, and woodworking industry. The city is the center of an agricultural region that produces a large marketable surplus of tobacco, grapes, fruits, and vegetables. It has a folk museum and the housemuseum of the artist S. Dospevskii. The city was founded as a small settlement in the late 15th century.

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For carrying out horizontal road marking activity on the street network in the territory of Pazardzhik and municipal roads - Pazardzhik municipality it is necessary to provide materials and consumables for laying road marking.
All witnesses in the case against Ahmed Musa Ahmed and his 13 supporters who were questioned on Thursday by the Pazardzhik District Court have withdrawn their statements, reported BNR.
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Contract notice: "delivery of musical instruments under the project" renovation and modernization of the educational infrastructure in the town of pazardzhik
Police in Pazardzhik has issued the first fine in Bulgaria for wearing a face-covering Islamic veil in a public place, radio broadcaster BNR reported on Monday.
Pazardzhik became the first Bulgarian city to ban the wearing of veils covering the face in public places, BNR public radio broadcaster reported on Wednesday.
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The mayor of the city of Pazardzhik, in southern Bulgaria, has proposed to ban the wearing of burqas in buildings housing branches of local and central government, citing security reasons.
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