Alpes-de-Haute-Provence


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Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

(French alpdəotprɔvɑ̃s)
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(Placename) a department of SE France in Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Capital: Digne. Pop: 144 508 (2003 est). Area: 6988 sq km (2725 sq miles). Former name: Basses-Alpes
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Contract notice: Cleaning tunnels and covered cuts in the departments of bouche-du-rhone (13) hautes-alpes (05) and alpes-de-haute-provence (04) of the road network in the dirmed.
Lavender from the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence region in France has always been an important ingredient for perfumery.
No one can access the site from the ground," Gilbert Sauvan, president of the general council, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, told the Associated Press.
Christophe Castaner, deputy of the Prefet of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence where the jet bound for Dusseldorf from Barcelona crashed, said: "There are no more sections of the plane, only tiny pieces.
PARyS (CyHAN)- An Airbus A320 of the German airline Germanwings crashed Tuesday in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Southern France, BFMTV reported, citing a local police source.
The airliner was flying from Barcelona, Spain, to Germany's city of Dusseldorf when it disappeared from the radars in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence in Southern France, Europe1 radio network reported.
The Mirage 2000B crashed on the border of the Vaucluse and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence regions in the south of France, the air force press service and a source close to the investigation said.
The Gorges are Europe's most impressive canyons, separating the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and Var departements.
Although production of lavender oil last year hit a high of 55 tonnes, growers in the main areas of the Vaucluse, DrA[acute accent]me and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence are highlighting increasing problems with leaf-sucking cicadelles which are killing off increasing numbers of the afinea plants used in perfume production.
Le chef du gouvernement, actuellement en vacances dans les Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, dit envisager "avec realisme" la rentree dans un pays oE "le chomage est trop eleve" mais qui a "des capacites".
1130 GMT) in a steep section of the Verdon Gorge in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence region near the border with Italy, according to local police.
Built at the same time as a neighbouring hospital, these two institutions provide what the school's French architect Rudy Ricciotti describes as the initiators and benchmarks of a new community neighbourhood called Chanteprunier, planned for Manosque, the largest city in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department of south-east France.