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(Ger. ˈɔpˌvɑl dən)

a canton in central Switzerland. 31,310; 189 sq. mi. (490 sq. km).
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As a result of the corporate tax rate drop, in three years the number of companies in Obwalden rose by over 50 per cent to around 3,000 in 2008.
Disappointed Obwalden officials have now gone to Plan B.
Both children - a girl aged two and her four-year-old brother - were killed instantly, said Stefan Kuechler, a spokesman for Obwalden state police.
This solution has positioned OKB to carry voice traffic over its IP network, replacing various PBX systems with IP telephony to eliminate the cost of maintaining two separate networks across its eight branches around the region of canton Obwalden in Switzerland.
Date of opening quotation: 10/13/2015, time: 11:00, place: FlE-elistrasse 1, 6061 Sarnen, Remarks: Meeting Room Civil Engineering Office Obwalden, Abt construction and energy, FlE-elistrasse 1, 6060 Sarnen.
And, if you somehow missed out on ski season, spectacular eternal snow awaits on Mount Titlis in Nid- and Obwalden standing at 3020 meter tall.
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The two and a half year old girl and four year old boy were killed instantly, said Stefan Kuechler, police spokesman in Obwalden, central Switzerland.
between Lucerne and the neighbouring cantons of Uri, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Zug, Zurich and Aargau.
2015, time: 17:05, location: Department of Finance Obwalden, Remarks: The Quotation opening takes place with the participation of at least two representatives of the contracting authority.
Obwalden, Graubunden and Solothurn have also improved their position; in contrast, canton Fribourg's popularity has steadily declined, with high taxes offsetting advantages gained from its relatively good transport infrastructure.