Rize


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Rize

 

a city and port on the Black Sea coast of Turkey; administrative center of the vilayet of Rize. Population, 31,000 (1970). It is the commercial and industrial center of Turkey’s main tea-growing region and has food (tea factories, a cod-liver oil plant) and woodworking industries. Handicrafts, such as carpets and fabrics, are also produced.


Rize

 

(also Riza), the highest peak of the Kopetdag mountain system in the Turkmen SSR. Elevation, 2,942 m.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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From the airport, we headed out for Rize, an hour's drive from Trabzon.
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Muharrem Ince, from the centre-left People's Republican Party (CHP), gave the speech in Rize, on the Black Sea, a symbolic choice given that it is the province where Erdogan's family originated.
A Saudi tourist drowned when he fell off a boat during rafting in Ardesen district in the northwestern Turkish province of Rize. (Flickr: SaraYeomans)
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Turkish provincial official in a meeting with Iran's Consul General to Tarabuzan Reza Baqban-Kondori in Turkey's Rize province called for expanding bilateral ties, specially in health and trade areas.
Caption: This desktop machine, the Rize One, is said to produce parts that require very little in the way of post processing.