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A region of northeast Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea, roughly coextensive with the historical region of Venetia.
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(Italian ˈvɛːneto)
(Placename) a region of NE Italy, on the Adriatic: mountainous in the north with a fertile plain in the south, crossed by the Rivers Po, Adige, and Piave. Capital: Venice. Pop: 4 577 408 (2003 est). Area: 18 377 sq km (7095 sq miles). Also called: Venezia-Euganea
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(ˈvɛn ɪˌtoʊ, ˈveɪ nɪ-)
a region in NE Italy. 4,415,000; 7090 sq. mi. (18,364 sq. km). Cap.: Venice.
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Noun1.Veneto - a region of northeastern Italy on the AdriaticVeneto - a region of northeastern Italy on the Adriatic
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
Padova, Padua, Patavium - a city in Veneto
Venezia, Venice - the provincial capital of Veneto; built on 118 islands within a lagoon in the Gulf of Venice; has canals instead of streets; one of Italy's major ports and a famous tourist attraction
Verona - a city in Veneto on the River Adige
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Milan/London: Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Italian Region of Veneto's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BBB' with a Stable Outlook and Short-Term Foreign-Currency IDR at 'F2'.
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Voters in Lombardy and Veneto, both run by the once openly secessionist Northern League, backed the party's autonomy bid by more than 95 percent, although in Lombardy less than half of the electorate turned out.
Global Banking News-July 21, 2017--Itlaian banking fund loses investment in Veneto banks
Now, the Stevanonis have opened their doors to treat others to truly authentic northern Italian cuisine with VENETO RISTORANTE ITALIANO.
(OTCQB: EMGL), through its wholly owned subsidiary Multigioco Srl., has obtained a bank loan of EUR 500,000 at an interest rate of 5% per annum with monthly payments of approximately EUR 9,426 for a term of five years from Banca Veneto ScPA, the company said.
"First Wednesday Wine Tasting and Sale" features wines from the Veneto district of Italy, including Pieropan Soave Classico DOC, Veneto 2014; Pieropan Soave Classico DOC, La Rocca, Veneto 2013; Allegrini Valpolicella DOC, Veneto 2013; Allegrini Palazzo della Torre IGT Veronese 2010; Allegrini La Grola IGT Veronese 2010; and Allegrini Amarone Classico DOC.
LOOKING to capitalise on surging trade and tourism ties between the UAE and Italy, a high-powered delegation from the Italian Ministry of Tourism and Trade (Veneto region) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai FDI, the investment promotion agency of Dubai Economic Department (DED), designed to boost industrial and trade ties between the Veneto Region of Italy and Dubai.
Dubai: The Veneto region of Italy expects a 30 per cent rise in visitors from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries in 2014 compared to 2013, according to a top government official.