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(Russian jɪkətɪrinˈburk)
(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Russian name for Yekaterinburg


(ɪˈkæt ər ɪnˌbɜrg)

a city in the Russian Federation in Asia, in the Ural Mountains. 1,367,000.
Formerly (1924–91), Sverdlovsk.
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Warm welcome Provost McCulloch welcomes the group from Ekaterinburg
After years of drinking alcohol, on April 3, my addiction finally caught up with me during a five-hour flight from Ekaterinburg, Russia to Bahrain via Dubai, during which I consumed five or six glasses of wine," he said in a statement.
In the final round Dubai beat Russian city Ekaterinburg by 116 to 47 votes respectively.
MATCH BETTING BET365 BETVICTOR CORAL HILLS LADBROKES P POWER Ural Ekaterinburg 13-2 13-2 9-2 5 11-2 11-2 CSKA Moscow 4-9 2-5 4-9 4-9 4-9 4-9 Draw 16-5 31-10 3 13-4 10-3 3 Best-price percentage 106
Ekaterinburg is planning to develop a 400-plus hectare Expo venue, which would be the second largest site in Expo history behind Shanghai Expo 2010.
Dubai is competing against four other candidate cities -- Ayutthaya in Thailand, Ekaterinburg in Russia, Izmir in Turkey, and Sao Paulo in Brazil -- bidding to host the 2020 World Expo.
Airline and airport networking event organiser Routes on Sunday announced that Ekaterinburg Koltsovo Airport has officially been signed as the host for the second Routes CIS which will take place in 2012.
The company will be operating Kempinski Hotel Ekaterinburg in Ekaterinburg (Russia); Kempinski Hotel Marienbad in Marienbad (Czech Republic); and Kempinski Hotel Yerevan in Yerevan (Armenia).
Domestic services covered by this agreement, operated by S7 and its subsidiary Globus, fly between Moscow and Krasnodar, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Ekaterinburg, Kazan, Chelyabinsk, Kaliningrad, Krasnoyarsk and Ufa.
Summary: Ekaterinburg, Russia, July 14, 2010, SPA -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel accompanied by several cabinet members arrived today in the Urals city of Ekaterinburg for top-level talks with Russian leaders, according to dpa.
Hyatt Regency Rostov -- Don Plaza will be the second Hyatt Regency hotel in Russia following the opening of Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg in 2009, and the third Hyatt hotel in Russia withArarat -- Park Hyatt Moscow being the first Hyatt property in the country.