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Svishtov

(svēshtôf`), town (1993 pop. 31,960), N Bulgaria, a port on the Danube River. It is an agricultural center with a significant fishing industry. With a history dating to Roman times, it became, under Turkish rule (15th–19th cent.), an important commercial and military center known as Sistova. The city has a 19th-century cathedral, a university, and an archaeological museum.

Svishtov

 

a city and port in northern Bulgaria; located on the Danube, in Veliko Turnovo District. Population, 25,000 (1972). Svishtov has a combine for the production of synthetic fibers. The food-processing industry is also important, especially canning, meat-packing, and winemaking. The city has a higher institute of finance and economics.

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By the end of March employers will present their vacancies for internships and careers in the cities of Varna, Rousse, Veliko Turnovo, Gabrovo, Bourgas, Svishtov and Plovdiv.
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By December 2011, Bulgaria's Ministry of Transport, Information Technology, and Communications controlled 9 concession contracts for the port terminals of Lesport, Balchik, Svishtov, Oryahovo, Somovit, Vidin-Sever, and Rosenetz, the the Silistra ferry terminal, and the civil airports in Burgas and Varna, according to a report on the implementation of infrastructure concession contracts.
Moskovski has a bachelor's degree in public finance from the University of National and World Economy in Sofia and a master's degree in financial management from the Business Academy in Svishtov.
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