antwerp antwerp  /ˈæn twərp/

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  • (n) a busy port and financial center in northern Belgium on the Scheldt river; it has long been a center for the diamond industry and the first stock exchange was opened there in 1460

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  1. Record on the Road: The Netherlands

    Our 15-day, five-country cruise began in Basel, Switzerland, traveling along the Rhine River and on the Mosel River through many towns in Germany. We then sailed through the Dutch waterways in the Netherlands to Arnhem, Amsterdam, Gouda, Schoonhoven, Rotterdam, and Kinderdjik and finally, visited Brugge and Antwerp, Belgium. Here we are touring windmills in Kinderdijk, the Netherlands.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Record

  2. Kanye Confirms More Yeezus Projections for This Weekend

    Photo by Will Deitz Like his projection spectacles in Brooklyn , Houston , and other cities around the world, Kanye West has confirmed that tonight he'll share more new  Yeezus  material via projected audio-visual installations on buildings throughout Europe. According to his website , confirmed European cities include Dublin, Copenhagen, Berlin, Amsterdam, London, Brussels, Paris, and Antwerp ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Pitchfork

  3. Israel's TowerJazz in deal with CMOSIS for image sensors

    TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israeli chipmaker TowerJazz will produce 12-megapixel CMOS image sensors for Antwerp-based CMOSIS, a supplier of high-end image sensors for professional imaging applications. CMOSIS' CMV 12000 product is targeted at various markets such as industrial inspection, broadcasting and motion analysis. In 2010, TowerJazz and CMOSIS first began collaborating on the CMV product line ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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  1. "We're all excited he has eventually arrived and can start playing," United manager Alex Ferguson told the club's Web site www.manutd.com. "He sacrificed two-and-a-half years at Royal Antwerp, which showed great patience and determination. He...
    on Jan 17, 2007 By: Sir Alex Ferguson Source: Reuters.uk

  2. "Unfortunately I will have to give the tournament in Paris a bye," Clijsters said on her Web site. "Otherwise I would endanger my participation in Antwerp, and that is something which I want to avoid at all cost."
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Kim Clijsters Source: Sports Network

  3. "She has played well all week already and she has a great future ahead," Henin said. "True, things didn't go easy, but the most important thing is that I reached the final. Antwerp was an important goal for this year's season."
    on Feb 16, 2008 By: Justine Henin Source: Reuters.uk

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