East Flanders

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East Flanders

(Placename) a province of W Belgium: low-lying, with reclaimed land in the northeast: textile industries. Capital: Ghent. Pop: 1 373 720 (2004 est). Area: 2979 sq km (1150 sq miles)
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East′ Flan′ders

a province in W Belgium. 1,340,056; 1150 sq. mi. (2980 sq. km). Cap.: Ghent.
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Belgium is the first country to benefit from the recently revised regulation of the European Globalisation adjustment Fund (EGF) after the European Commission has approved two applications for support to 2,168 Belgian textile workers who had lost their job in Limburg, East Flanders and West Flanders.
Waregem are Belgium's last remaining team in Continental competition and, despite expectations having already been exceeded, United will be prepared for an onslaught in East Flanders. Yet Ajax and Espanyol have both beaten SV with ease this season and, given the home side's crippling injury list, Newcastle should follow suit.

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