Bienne


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Biel

 (bēl) also Bi·enne (bē-ĕn′)
A city of northwest Switzerland at the northeast end of Lake Biel at the foot of the Jura Mountains. It is noted for its clocks.

Bienne

(bjɛn)
n
(Placename) the French name for Biel

Bienne

(byɛn)

n. Lake of,
a lake in NW Switzerland: traces of prehistoric lake dwellings. 16 sq. mi. (41 sq. km). Also called Lake Biel.
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For Omega, the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 will be a "local" occasion, as the brand's own watchmaking headquarters in Bienne are situated just over 100 km from the host city.
For OMEGA, the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 will be a "local" occasion too, as the brand's own watchmaking headquarters in Bienne are situated just over 100km from the host city.
com MENA DISTRIBUTORS Founded in 1959 in Bienne, Switzerland Bien-Air evolved from a family-run company to a global organization employing over 350 people.
La Tribune de Geneve indique que le vice-president de l'ARP a fait le deplacement a Bienne pour apporter ses lumieres aux jeunes musulmans de la region a l'occasion de la 22e rencontre de la Ligue des musulmans de Suisse.
TENNIS: WTA, Ladies Open Biel Bienne - BT Sport 2 1300 and 1730; WTA, Claro Open Colsanitas - BT Sport 1 1630.
TENNIS WTA - Ladies Open Biel Bienne Final (BT Sport 3, 2pm).
At the end of that season we went on a Switzerland/ Germany tour resulting in three wins and a draw, the draw being abandoned due to a thunderstorm: Bienne FC 3-1, Swiss B 2-0, Fortuna Dusseldorf 4-3 and Bonn 1-1.
Team Averda and EFG Bank Monaco start the 2016 race as favourites but Swiss team Bienne Voile, Team Mangold representing Austria and Germany, Team Delft Challenge from the Netherlands and Kuwait's Team Zain all have podium places in sight, as do the Omani teams -- to be announced in the coming days that will include an all-women's team and an all-Omani male crew with Oman Sail offshore and Extreme Sailing regulars Fahad al Hasni and Nasser al Mashari on board.
SATT 2016 will see the return of Dutch team TU Delft Challenge, Swiss outfit Bienne Voile and Team Averda, while Team Mangold will make its debut in the region's unpredictable waters.
Dans une brochure datee de 1992, l'une des premieres a apparaitre consecutivement a la creation du slogan << Bienne ville bilingue de la communication >>, une section entiere intitulee << Bienne--la plus grande ville bilingue de Suisse >> est consacree aux dimensions linguistiques, constituant un quart du depliant.
Second and third place is being hotly contested between Team Averda and TU Delft Challenge, whilst Zain Sailing Team of Kuwait launched an attack on Bienne Voile's fourth place position after an impressive second place finish in Leg 3.
The young and relatively inexperienced Dutch squad finished ahead of Oman Royal Navy in second and Bienne Voile in third after the longest and most challenging leg of the six-stage annual race from Muscat to Manama.