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Glarus

(German ˈɡlaːrʊs)
n
1. (Placename) an Alpine canton of E central Switzerland. Capital: Glarus. Pop: 38 400 (2002 est). Area 684 sq km (264 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a town in E central Switzerland, the capital of Glarus canton. Pop: 5556 (2000)
French name: Glaris

Gla•rus

(ˈglɑr əs, -ʊs)

n.
1. a canton in E central Switzerland. 39,410; 264 sq. mi. (684 sq. km).
2. the capital of this canton, E of Lucerne. 6100.
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Invitation to tender: Installation and operation of a remote e-voting system in the canton of glaris
24) Los Trece Cantones eran: Berna, Zurich, Basilea, Glaris, Schaffhausen, Uri, Schwyz, Unterwalden, Zug, Lucerna, Friburgo, Soleure y Appenzell.
72) Perhaps the most prominent form of this kind of deliberative democracy is the Landsgmeinde, which is an annual assembly of all citizens held in the canton of Glaris, Appenzell Rhodes-Interieures, in which political and judicial authorities are voted in and political questions are debated.
En la primera pagina figura como responsable de la edicion el celebre humanista suizo Henricus Loritus Glareanus, nacido en Glaris en 1488 y muerto en 1563, asi como la colaboracion del veneciano Martianus Rota.
1 2 3 4 Zoug 71'733 7'943 6'271 Basle-Town 63'002 21'166 502 Zurich 58'540 7'982 7'877 Nidwald 53'189 7'857 4'029 Basle-Land 51'853 8'440 3'792 Geneve 49'969 16'318 3'495 Schaffhouse 49'322 7'317 5'206 Argovie 48'808 6'205 4'212 Schwyz 47'862 5'297 5'147 Vaud 47'748 9'644 6'171 Glaris 47'249 9'030 5'963 Uri 42'966 12'750 3'430 Appenzell Rh.
Holderbank Financier Glaris Ltd (Holcim), from Switzerland, is now a 76% shareholder of Semen Cibinong.
Holderbank Financiere Glaris, uno de los principales fabricantes de cemento del mundo, tiene un interes del 45% en Minetti.