Gateway to the West

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Noun1.Gateway to the West - the largest city in MissouriGateway to the West - the largest city in Missouri; a busy river port on the Mississippi River near its confluence with the Missouri River; was an important staging area for wagon trains westward in the 19th century
Missouri, Show Me State, MO - a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
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Ghana, the President noted, had made tremendous progress in stabilising her economy, especially during his time as President, and, therefore, he encouraged Japanese investors to take a special interest in Ghana, as their gateway to the West African market.
We also share borders with four states and we are the Gateway to the West Africa sub-region'
Finally, the Gateway to the West Tour, between October 5 and 13, takes a journey westward to see the National WWI Museum and Memorial, the Harry S Truman National Historic Site, and much more.
India is cut off from the markets and resources of West and Central Asia by Pakistan and thus needs Pakistan for its future economic prosperity as Pakistan is South Asia's gateway to the West and Pakistan needs South Asia's tea and spices.
Secondly, it is a major airline hub, Salt Lake City has become the gateway to the West, allowing physicians from around the globe easy in-and-out access to our state-of-the-art training facility.
It has also submitted exciting plans to Sunderland City Council to redevelop vacant land offChester Road in Sunderland, with 500 new homes planned as part of a new flagship development at the gateway to the west of the city called Chester Gate.
Today, the port's seven miles of new rail connect our local businesses to Union Pacific and the larger rail network, an efficient gateway to the West Coast and Gulf for Arkansas exports.
The island of Hiddensee is a strange no-man's-land, both a Soviet-controlled vacation destination and a gateway to the West. If there's any hope of staying longer than one day, Ed's got to go native and find a job as a seasonal worker before he gets caught.
President Rodrigo Duterte leaves for his third visit to China on Monday, this time to attend the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) in Hainan province, considered the Chinese gateway to the West Philippine Sea.
Coun Ian Courts, deputy leader of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, added: "This project is critical as it will create an iconic gateway to the West Midlands with sustainable, resilient transport connections.
Detroit and St Louis (April/ May): Iceland's no-frills WOW airline heads to the sports-mad Motor City and home of Motown from April - the service to the Gateway to the West kicks off in May.