. It is known for its many monumental farm buildings, local cafes and restaurants, nature, several annual community events and extensive up-market residential areas. According to statistics published by the Dutch land registry office in February 2011, Blaricum is still the most expensive location to purchase a house in The Netherlands. The average home in Blaricum costs €800,000 and has risen an average of 12% over the last year. "Blaricum still has the most expensive houses", DutchNews.nl (10 February 2010) Many Dutch celebrities live here, including Rene Froger, Anita Meijer, Paul de Leeuw, Gordon (Gordon Heuckeroth), Jerney Kaagman, John de Mol, Anita Witzier and Marco Borsato. '''Bloemendaal''' Commons:Category:Netherlands Dmoz:Regional Europe Netherlands Wikipedia:Netherlands
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of that computer, but it could also run CP M software, with a big amount of free memory (TPA, Transient Program Area) and a full 80×25 display, and it could be used as a Videotext terminal. Although the Aster was a clone of the TRS-80 model I it was in fact more compatible with the TRS-80 model III, and ran all the software of these systems including games. It also had a built in speaker which was compatible with such games software. Perhaps the Aster computer inspired another Netherlands
also let Mourinho take charge of the first team (acting as Mourinho's assistant himself) for certain trophies, like the Copa Catalunya, which Mourinho won in 2000. Sylvite was first described in 1832 at Mt. Vesuvius near Napoli (Naples) in Italy and named
- as he was in Scotland - was only interested in using the country to help fight foreign wars. His estates were restored to him and, increasingly, Fletcher defended his country's claims over English interests as well as opposing royal power. In 1703, at a critical stage in the history of Scotland, Fletcher again became a member of the Scottish Parliament as member for Haddingtonshire. Now Queen Anne (Anne of Great Britain) was on the throne and there was a campaign to join England and Scotland in a parliamentary union, thus closing the "back door" to England that Scotland represented. '''Skynet Airlines''' began operations from Shannon International Airport, Ireland (Republic of Ireland), to Amsterdam, Netherlands, with onward connections to Moscow, Russia, using Boeing 737 aircraft. Skynet rented unused routes and airport slots from and operate code shared (code sharing) routes with Aeroflot. Early life Wiranto was born on 4 April 1947 in Yogyakarta (Yogyakarta (city)) to RS Wirowijoto, a Primary School teacher and Suwarsijah. He was the sixth out of nine children. Only one month old, Wiranto and his family moved from Yogyakarta to Boyolali near Surakarta for safety reasons as the Dutch (Netherlands) were planning to launch an attack on Yogyakarta. Wiranto Janjikan Perlindungan HAM Biografi Tokoh Indonesia At Surakarta, Wiranto completed his primary and secondary education. *Nepal: Nepal Red Cross Society *Netherlands: Netherlands Red Cross *New Zealand: New Zealand Red Cross Manual transmissions are the most common type outside North America and Australia. They are cheaper, lighter, usually give better performance, and fuel efficiency (although automatic transmissions with torque converter lockup and advanced electronic controls can provide similar results). It is customary for new drivers to learn, and be tested, on a car with a manual gear change. In Malaysia and Denmark all cars used for testing (and because of that, virtually all those used for instruction as well) have a manual transmission. In Japan, the Philippines, Germany, Poland, Italy, Israel, the Netherlands, Belgium, New Zealand, Austria, Bulgaria, the UK, Practical Driving Test FAQs Graduated Licensing: Is it what it's meant to be? Ireland, Sweden, Estonia, France, Spain, Switzerland, the Australian states of Victoria (Victoria, Australia), Western Australia and Queensland, Finland and Lithuania, a test pass using an automatic car does not entitle the driver to use a manual car on the public road; a test with a manual car is required. Commons:Category:Netherlands Dmoz:Regional Europe Netherlands Wikipedia:Netherlands
"V2.0 sales report" "I Think I'm Paranoid" reached #25 on the European Top 50 Airplay chart and #35 on the European Top 100 (European Hot 100) sales chart. '''Alex van Warmerdam''' (born August 14, 1952 in Haarlem) is a Dutch (Netherlands) screenwriter, film director, and actor. He is also a painter (Painting). One of the focal points is the early European painting, with a major collection of trecento
of Heineken International, the brewing company bought in 1864 by his grandfather Gerard Adriaan Heineken in Amsterdam. * In Mexico, Rohypnol is approved for medical use. * In the Netherlands, flunitrazepam is a List 2 substance of the Opium Law and is available for prescription as 1 mg Rohypnol brand tablets by Roche, and as 1 mg and 2 mg generic tablets. * In Norway, flunitrazepam is available as a prescription drug to treat insomnia under
body General Assembly type Verbotim Report session 62 meeting 61 page 25 anchor pg025-bk02 date 5 December 2007 speakername Mr. De Klerk speakernation Netherlands accessdate 2008-08-21 None of the other permanent members of the United Nations Security Council supported the resolution as China was absent for the vote, Russia abstained and the United States voted against the resolution. Portugal was the first European power to establish
Possibly Associated with Kava-Containing Products – United States, Germany, and Switzerland, 1999 2002 journal Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report year 2002 volume 51 pages 1065–1067 url http: www.cdc.gov mmwr preview mmwrhtml mm5147a1.htm accessdate 2005-09-16 issue 47 expressing reservations about the use of kava and its possibly adverse side effects (specifically severe liver toxicity), as has the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
it was a rambling system of beds, struggling to contain the novelties rushing in" The inclusion of new plant introductions in botanic gardens meant that their scientific role was now widening as botany gradually
, in the province of Limburg (Limburg (Netherlands)). Wessem is a part of the municipality of Maasgouw. As of 2002, Wessem had a population of 1,750. The arrival of the French (France) in 1790 preluded a harsh time for Wessem. The government and jurisdiction were changed at the will of the new rulers. The community had a love-hate relationship with the French Empire (First French Empire) and flourished until in the years after the downfall of Napoleon I of France Emperor Napoleon I
, Wessem became a part of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands, a status it still has nowadays with a short interval in the years 1830-1839, when it chose the side of the Belgians in their independence struggle against the deceitful Dutch (Netherlands). The Dutch (Netherlands) occupied Wessem because of its strategic importance and Wessem became a part of the Netherlands. The arrival of the French (France) in 1790 preluded a harsh time for Wessem. The government
reintroduced the metric system, but used pre-revolutionary names (Dutch units of measurement) – for example 1 cm became the ''duim'' (thumb), the ''ons'' (ounce) became 100 g and so on.
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The Netherlands' name literally means "Low Country (Low Countries)", inspired by its low and flat geography, with only about 50% of its land exceeding one metre above sea level (Above mean sea level). Most of the areas below sea level are man-made. Since the late 16th century, large areas (polders) have been reclaimed (land reclamation) from the sea and from lakes, amounting to nearly 17% of the country's current land mass.
With a population density of 406 people per km² – 497 if water is excluded – the Netherlands is a very densely populated country (List of sovereign states and dependent territories by population density) for its size. Only Bangladesh, South Korea and Taiwan have both a larger population and a higher population density. Nevertheless, the Netherlands is the world's second largest exporter of food and agriculture products, after the United States. Netherlands: Agricultural exports top 80 billion Euros Holland is world-leading exporter of agri-food products
The Netherlands was one of the first countries in the world to have an elected parliament, and since 1848 it has been governed as a parliamentary (parliamentary system) democracy and a constitutional monarchy, organised as a unitary state. The Netherlands has a long history of social tolerance and is generally regarded as a liberal (liberalism) country, having legalised abortion, prostitution and euthanasia, while maintaining a progressive drugs policy (drug policy of the Netherlands). In 2001 it became the world's first country to legalize same-sex marriage (same-sex marriage in the Netherlands).
The Netherlands is a founding member of the EU (European Union), Eurozone, G-10 (Group of Ten (economic)), NATO, OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development), WTO (World Trade Organization) and a part of the trilateral Benelux economic union. The country is host to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and five international courts: the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the International Court of Justice, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Court and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. The first four are situated in The Hague, as is the EU's criminal intelligence agency Europol and judicial co-operation agency Eurojust. This has led to the city being dubbed "the world's legal capital". , specifically, ''"In the 1990s, during his term as United Nations Secretary-General, Boutros Boutros-Ghali started calling The Hague the world's legal capital."'' The Netherlands is also a part of the Schengen Area.
The Netherlands has a market-based mixed economy, ranking 17th of 177 countries according to the Index of Economic Freedom.