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  Halle, Belgium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Halle is a Flemish city in the province of Flemish-Brabant (Belgium).
Halle is the most southern located city of the Dutch-speaking region on the language boundary between the Germanic and the Romance languages, in a narrow strip between Brussels and the Walloon Region.
Halle (French: Hal) is a municipality in the arrondissement Halle-Vilvoorde of the province of Flemish Brabant, on the Charleroi-Brussels Canal.
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 Belgium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Belgium hosts the headquarters of NATO and a major part of the European Union's institutions and administrations, including the European Commission, the Council of the European Union and the extraordinary and committee sessions of the European Parliament, as well as parts of its administration.
Belgium is one of the few countries that has compulsory voting, thus having one of the highest rates of voter turnout in the world.
Belgium, with an area of 30 528 square kilometres (11,787 sq. mi), has three main geographical regions: the coastal plain in the north-west, the central plateau, and the Ardennes uplands in the south-east.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Halle, Belgium
Map showing the location of Brussels in Belgium Brussels City Hall Emblem of the Brussels-Capital Region Flag of The City of Brussels Brussels (Dutch: Brussel, pronounced ; French: Bruxelles, pronounced in Belgian French and often by non-Belgian speakers of French; German: Brüssel) is the capital of Belgium, the...
Adrien-Francois Servais (Halle, June 6, 1807- Halle, November 26, 1866) was one of the most influential cellists of the nineteenth century.
Halle Berry: her secret source of strength: she's overcome a tough childhood, life-threatening illness, and stormy relationships to win an Oscar and find love.
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 Times Argus: Vermont News & Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
HALLE, Belgium — Leafy Victor Mertens Street hardly looks like a front line, yet it's on byways like this that Belgians are fighting their latest language battle.
Flemish parties worry Halle could give Walloons an opening to gain influence in their region and are appealing to a special political panel to extend the Dutch-only electoral rule to the town.
In its early decades, Belgium was a country mostly dominated by French speakers, with a huge Flemish underclass.
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 NationMaster - Statistics on Belgium. 2113 facts and figures, stats and information on Belgian economy, crime, people, ...
Belgium became independent from the Netherlands in 1830 and was occupied by Germany during World Wars I and II.
Belgium in 1792 and North Italy, to illustrate the Campaigns of Napoleon
One of many reasons immigrants love to move to Belgium is it's social security system, which is one of the 'strongest' around the world.
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 Flemish Brabant - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Flemish Brabant   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Province of Belgium, part of the Dutch-speaking Flemish community and region, bounded by Antwerp to the north, Limbourg and Liège to the east, Walloon Brabant and Hainaut to the south, and East Flanders to the west; area 2,106 sq km/813 sq mi; population (2003 est) 1,025,800.
Its capital is the city of Louvain, and other major towns include Halle, Tienen, and Vilvoorde.
In 1830, the French-speaking population in the south of the Netherlands rebelled, and when Belgium was recognized in 1839 South Brabant was included in it.
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The problem with Halle is that although it is a Flemish town, it falls - by an arcane political quirk - into a district where French-speaking parties can appear on the ballot.
When French-speakers need help at Halle's city hall, they have to speak Dutch, a policy imposed by Belgium's language compromises, but the clerks sometimes help out in French, even though they're not supposed to.
After a loss by Belgium's national soccer team in mid- December virtually ended its hopes of getting into the 2006 World Cup tournament, French-language newspapers were quick to call for the firing of the team's Flemish coach.
www.asu.edu /educ/epsl/LPRU/newsarchive/Art5285.txt   (897 words)

  
 Halle, Belgium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Halle is a municipality in the province of Flemish Brabant in Flanders one of the three regions of Belgium.
The municipality comprises the city of proper and the towns of Buizingen and On January 1 2000 Halle had a population of 33 655 (16 478 males 17 177 females).
Protagonist Halle Berry stars as a psychiatric doctor working in a modern day mental institution.
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 Halle articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
La Halle, Adam de LA HALLE, ADAM DE [La Halle, Adam de] see Adam de la Halle.
Adam de la Halle ADAM DE LA HALLE [Adam de la Halle] or Adam le Bossu, c.1240-1287, French dramatist and poet-musician, one of the great trouvères.
Many of his songs and polyphonic motets are preserved, as is the pastoral comedy with music Le Jeu de Robin et Marion (c.1283).
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 Halle hotels, for discount hotels in Halle
All lodgings, bed and breakfast or guest house accommodation near Halle and the surrounding area can be viewed without obligation.
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Availability of accommodation in Halle can be checked real-time, and the majority of the hotels online offer discount hotel prices for making an Internet booking.
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 Buy Roses Online to Halle Internationally | Halle Roses Online at 1-800-floristonline.com
We are a direct flower importer from Miami and Equador and specialize in red, pink, yellow, white, purple roses, and as a member of Teleflora and FTD Florists, offer local and worldwide flower delivery.
Whether you are looking to take advantage of our Belgium roses delivery service or Canadian and USA roses delivery service, we've got it covered.
Our skilled staff of professionals are dedicated to the safety, beauty and timeliness of your flower order to or from Halle, Belgium.
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 Heli Service Belgium
HELI SERVICE BELGIUM is the Belgian operator with the largest helicopter fleet and with its own heliport located in Halle, close to Brussels.
Should you decide to purchase a helicopter you can always call on HSB for an independent and professional advice, our consultants have years of experience both on the technical and on the operational side of the matter.
The fact that a considerable number of privately owned helicopters currently flying in Belgium have actually been bought through HSB proves this point sufficiently.
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Beneluxcar can help you to rent a car in Halle Whether it is one way interstate rental car Halle, Beneluxcar has just the right car hire for you.
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The 5 digit city code for Halle is BEHFB.
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La Petite Maison: A small & charming historic building that is located in an area known as ’Little Switzerland’.
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 Halle, town, Belgium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
La Halle aux Chaussures strikes bargain with French shoppers.
Rivalry between Belgium's Dutch-speakers and Francophones flares anew
TRAVEL: In search of Jacques Brel in Brussels; He was Belgium's greatest singer-songwriter and his heart belonged there.
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 AllRefer.com - Halle, town, Belgium (Benelux Political Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
AllRefer.com - Halle, town, Belgium (Benelux Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
32,758), Flemish Brabant prov., central Belgium, on the Charleroi-Brussels Canal.
Halle's Gothic Church of Our Lady (14th–15th cent.), a popular pilgrimage site, contains a celebrated miraculous image of the Virgin.
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The emotional contrast at the finish of today's 230 km Belgian Championships in Halle was stark.
The race came back together and Lotto-Adecco attempted to lead out De Waele for the win, but were foiled by 'lone ranger' Capelle.
It was a perfect summer's day in Halle for this, one of the more prestigious national championships.
www.cyclingnews.com /results/2001/jun01/belgium01.shtml   (784 words)

  
 Servais Society - Home
Adrien François Servais (Halle, 1807 - Halle, 1866) finally has got his own website.
On those trips, he played for the courts of Belgium, The Netherlands, France, England and Denmark, the tsar of Russia and the sultan of Turkey.
As one of the most important nineteenth-century cellist-composers, Servais contributed to the development of cello technique, and to the cello’s ‘emancipation’ as a solo instrument of full value.
www.servais-vzw.org /en/home.php   (316 words)

  
 Halle / Hal, Belgium
Blast furnaces, textile, leather and food processing plants make up the industrial base.
Halle is an important place of pilgrimage on account of its wonder-working fl Madonna statue, donated by Aleydis of Avesnes, wife of the Duke of Hennegau in 1267.
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 Induction coils   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
An interrupter mechanism is separated from the main unit.
"Item of the collection of Fons Vanden Berghen, Halle, Belgium".
This Apps Induction Coil produces a 5-inch spark from a 6-volt battery, and was considerably restored from its original condition.
chem.ch.huji.ac.il /~eugeniik/instruments/archaic/induction_coils.htm   (751 words)

  
 Health status, functional abilities, and quality of life after the Mustard or Senning operation -- Moons et al. 77 (4): ...
Belgian National Foundation for Research in Pediatric Cardiology, Halle, Belgium
Division of Congenital Cardiology, University Hospitals of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Division Pediatric Cardiology, University of Liège at CHR Citadelle, Liège, Belgium
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 www.myspace.com/abrandtheband
Nominated in 2005 for the prestigious Belgian ZAMU Awards in the category Focus, A Brand felt proud to be recognized as a noteworthy upcoming band in independent music.
Pukkelpop and Dour Festival, a smashing support for The Killers, SXSW Festival in Austin and overall their concert tours in Belgium, Holland and Switzerland that they earned a reputation as high quality live performers and had the press talk about the typical A Brand vocals annex guitars.
A healthy amount of ambition drives them to take things even further with the release of the new record, aiming for a European wide release and touring and taking the first steps to establish their name overseas.
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 4hotels.co.uk - Halle hotels, Halle guest houses, Halle bed and breakfasts, Halle self catering accommodation - hotels ...
4hotels.co.uk - Halle hotels, Halle guest houses, Halle bed and breakfasts, Halle self catering accommodation - hotels in Halle, Belgium, bed and breakfasts in Halle, Belgium, self catering accommodation in Halle, Belgium
To dial the telephone and fax numbers shown from outside Belgium, dial your international access code (check with your telecoms provider if you do not know what to dial), then 32, then the rest of the number except the 0 shown in brackets.
If you run a hotel, guest house or bed and breakfast and would like to be included in 4Hotels.co.uk's Hotel and Guest House Directory, please e-mail info@4hotels.co.uk.
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 Halle, BEL Weather - Forecasts, Radar Maps, Video, and News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Halle, BEL Weather - Forecasts, Radar Maps, Video, and News
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 4Tourism.com - Halle hotels, Halle guest houses, Halle bed and breakfasts, Halle self catering accommodation - hotels ...
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 Halle Hotels, Belgium - Hotels in Belgium - Smooth Hound
Halle Hotels, Belgium - Hotels in Belgium - Smooth Hound
Halle Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfasts and Self Catering Accommodation many offering an exclusive Smooth Hound discount.
Below is a list of cheap hotels in Halle and luxury hotels in Halle, Belgium
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 Living in Belgium: information about Jobs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Finding a job in Belgium isn't easy - especially as foreigner.
Look in the classifieds for positions availabile and post an ad with your details.
Job Applications in Belgium: CVs and cover letters
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 2stay.com - Halle hotels, Halle guest houses, Halle bed and breakfasts, Halle self catering accommodation - hotels in ...
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 Halle Travel Guide - Halle Vacations - VirtualTourist.com
Halle Travel Guide - Halle Vacations - VirtualTourist.com
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