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Stara Zagora ( ) is a province of south central Bulgariamarker. Its main city is Stara Zagoramarker, second biggest city is Kazanlakmarker. There is another town nearby called Radnevomarker. On the edge of Radnevo there is a coal production facility.Radnevomarker is 20 kilometers south of Stara Zagoramarker. There are approximately 390,000 residents of Stara Zagora Province, while the population of Stara Zagora and Kazanlak towns is 178,000 and 65,000 respectively.

Stara Zagora has the following municipalities:

Stara Zagora is a cultural centre of particular significance for Bulgaria as it is an ancient Thracian, subsequently Greek, Roman and Byzantine metropolis. The oldest Neolithic remains were found in Stara Zagora. The famous film of BBC The History of Europe starts with the Neolithic museum in Stara Zagora. It shows the remains of the first homes of the people in Europe. Stara Zagora is one of the oldest cities in Europe.

In October 2004, Stara Zagora Province was awarded for having the best quality of life in Europe, together with Greater Zürichmarker (Switzerlandmarker), and ahead of Andaluciamarker (Spainmarker), and Flanders (Belgiummarker). The award was given by fDi Magazine, produced by the renowned Financial Times Group, for the region's low-cost, newly built accommodation and rich cultural heritage.

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