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(French obɛrvilje)
(Placename) an industrial suburb of Paris, on the Seine. Pop: 63 136 (1999). Former name: Notre-Dame-des-Vertus


(oʊ bɛr viˈlyeɪ)

a town in N France, a suburb of Paris. 72,997.
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Contract notice: framework agreement with purchase orders for a pollution management consulting mission on the cristino garcia landy cpru in aubervilliers and saint-denis.
Organised by the socio-cultural centre "Dar Ettounsi" in Aubervilliers, the exchange took place via Skype on the fringes of the annual forum of Tunisians abroad organised in Tunis.
The skirmishes happened during Sunday's march from suburban Aubervilliers to Paris, near where Le Pen is due to hold a rally today.
Chaoling Zhang, a 49-year-old textile designer, died last month after five days in a coma after being attacked in the northern Paris suburb of Aubervilliers by three men who stole his bag.
Channel Islands-based property investment company Alpha Pyrenees has sold its properties located at Athis Mons, Aubergenville and Aubervilliers in France totalling approximately 59,730 square metres for EUR 24.
He said he was slashed across the stomach and throat in Aubervilliers, a suburb of Paris.
Police entered the mosque called La FratAaAaAeA@rnitAaAaAeA@ in Aubervilliers after midnight Monday, leaving behind damaged computers, overturned furniture and bookshelves, and punctured ceilings.
Aubervilliers, France -- The rows of upmarket sedans look out of place parked in the working-class Paris suburb but this is Aubervilliers, Europe's made-in-China clothing capital where traders recently opened the continent's biggest garment center.
Ivry, Gentilly, Arcueil, Belleville, Aubervilliers, Menilmontant, Choisy-le-Roi, Billancourt, Meudon, Issy, Vanves, Sevres, Puteaux, Neuilly, Gennevilliers, Colombes, Romainville, Chatou, Asnieres, Bougival, Nanterre, Enghien, Noisy-le-Sec, Nogent, Gournay, Drancy, Gonesse; these are the end of the world.
US Patent 8,287,509 (October 16, 2012), "Hydrophilized Compositions comprising normally Hydrophobic Thermoplastic Polymers/Anionic Surfactants and Articles Shaped therefrom," Daniel Joubert, Marc Balastre, and Antoine Guiu (Rhodia Recherches et Technologies, Aubervilliers, France).
So it makes sense that his Paris-based Amateur Film Factory, which allows ordinary folks to write, cast and shoot their own films on Factory sets and walk out with a DVD of their works, is hitting the Paris suburb of Aubervilliers with the help of the Ile de France Film Commission
So I thought of recreating the mirhab which creates a better environment for meditation in isolation," Aubervilliers Imam Hassen Bounamcha told Le Parisien newspaper.