Rhineland-Palatinate


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Rhineland-Palatinate

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(Placename) a state of W Germany: formed in 1946 from the S part of the Prussian Rhine province, the Palatinate, and parts of Rhine-Hesse and Hesse-Nassau; part of West Germany until 1990: agriculture (with extensive vineyards) and tourism are important. Capital: Mainz. Pop: 4 059 000 (2003 est). Area: 19 832 sq km (7657 sq miles). German name: Rheinland-Pfalz

Rhine′land-Palat′inate



n.
a state in W Germany. 3,951,573; 7655 sq. mi. (19,825 sq. km). Cap.: Mainz. German, Rheinland-Pfalz.
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amp;nbsp;Germans will be voting for minister-presidents (the equivalent of governors) from six political parties jostling for seats in the state parliaments of Saxony-Anhalt, Baden-WAaAaAeA rttemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate.
The European Commission authorised under state aid rules, on 22 January, a regional law compensating bus and tram companies in Rhineland-Palatinate that are obliged to offer tickets at a reduced price to pupils, students and trainees.
Autoweek has reported that the racetrack has been granted a USD312m loan guarantee by the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate, which will allow the company to service a USD406m loan, in order to stay afloat.
The European Commission has determined that public support granted to Zweckverband Tierkorperbeseitigung (ZT) in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, a local provider of services for the disposal of animal carcasses and slaughterhouse waste, is incompatible with EU state aid rules.
Rigzone reports Germany's long-delayed 400,000 ton/yr ethylene pipeline to connect BASF's petrochemicals hub at Ludwigshafen in Rhineland-Palatinate with chemical sites in Bavaria has been completed.
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Summary: Casablanca - German exporters from the state of Rhineland-Palatinate held, on Wednesday in Casablanca, several business meetings with their Moroccan counterparts, with a view to promoting partnership ties.