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Haute-Savoie

(ōt-sävwä`) department (1990 pop. 577,600), E France, in the northern part of the old duchy of SavoySavoy
, Fr. Savoie, Alpine region of E France. The boundaries of old Savoy have changed with time, but presently the region comprises the departments of Savoie and Haute-Savoie.
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, town (1990 pop. 51,143), capital of Haute-Savoie dept., SE France, in Savoy in the N Alps, on beautiful Lake Annecy. A popular tourist resort, it also has printing plants and factories making jewelry, precision instruments, and wood, leather, and textile products.
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Haute-Savoie

 

a department in southeastern France, in the Savoy Alps; situated along Lake Geneva, on the Swiss-Italian border. Area, 4,400 sq km. Population, 427,000 (1974). The prefecture is Annecy.

In Haute-Savoie 15 percent of the work force is employed in agriculture and 31 percent in industry (1968); many work in the service industry. Electrical energy is provided for electrochemistry and electrometallurgy by hydroelectric power plants on the Arve and other rivers. Machine tools, clocks, and leather goods are produced. Cattle is raised and cheese is made. Haute-Savoie is a tourist center, especially for winter sports; resorts include Chamonix and Evianles-Bains.

Haute-Savoie

a department of E France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Annecy. Pop.: 663 810 (2003 est.). Area: 4958 sq. km (1934 sq. miles)
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Supply of envelopes and pouches including - White envelopes and pockets with self-adhesive tabs with protective adhesive tape delivered with legs closed for the different departmental services,- White envelopes for professional mechanical insertion,- Kraft bags with self-adhesive tabs with protective adhesive tape delivered with legs closed (except 26 kraft bellows) for the various departmental services,- Election envelopes gummed leg,- Padded pockets for air bubbles,- CD covers - white envelopes and recycled bags with adhesive self adhesive tabs with protective strip delivered legs closed,- 2-color printed envelopes with the logo of the Departmental Council of Haute Savoie,- The delivered pallets will not be taken by the carrier.
Furniture removal and various materials from Haute Savoie.
Contract notice: Realization of asbestos and lead diagnostics in buildings of the department of haute savoie.
This consultation concerns the purchase of a work injury insurance and all risks relating to the construction of an extension to the headquarters of the Chamber of Trades and Crafts Haute Savoie (CMA74).
This is a call for applications for a public service concession for the construction and operation of an exemplary marina on environmental integration and sustainable development as well as maintenance and operating a public dock on Lake Geneva, the law of the place said Amphion - Common Post - Haute Savoie.
Contract notice: March of dairy products to schools in haute savoie adherents to buying group - gap 74.
Contract award: maintenance, maintenance, and troubleshooting of mechanical ventilation controlled (vmc) at various sites of haute savoie heritage habitat and ideis.
Contract notice: Performing electrical work (maintenance and improvement, raising reserve, small repairs, baes, alarm type 4) for facilities of la poste courrier departments: ain, rhone, isere, savoie, haute savoie, eure et loir, loir et cher, loiret.