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megalopolis, megapolis

A thickly populated urban region usually consisting of one or more large cities and surrounding suburbs.
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Mumbai: Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has suggested creation of dedicated hawker zones in the megapolis and other measures to combat various problems faced by Mumbaikars.
The list includes La Casa Twenty Eight, a casual dining Mediterranean restaurant, Build It Burger, a new burger concept in Megapolis and the Mall of Qatar food court; Diner Station, a retro diner with American fusion food; Crepe & More, a new all-day creperie, as well as a new Arabic restaurant - Basta 23, alongside Gelarto Rosa, an artisan ice cream parlour, located in Porto Arabia, The Pearl.
Interval International, an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq:IILG), on Friday disclosed the affiliation of Mega Vacations Club in Panama, which includes over 1,500 units housed in the Hard Rock Hotel Panama Megapolis and the Radisson Decapolis Hotel, both in the exclusive Punta Paitilla area of Panama City.
Megapolis is therefore a valuable addition to the family-oriented facilities that are planned for the island.
This megapolis with its tens of millions of inhabitants is a great centre from which to understand the world in a more nuanced way.
Of course I'll bring my daughter [Aaradhya] to the park too," he said, adding: "I've been coming here since I was a child and seen [Dubai] grow from just Sheikh Zayed Road to the vast megapolis that it's turned into now.
Speaking at the launch, Abhishek Lodha MD, Lodha Group, said: "Mumbai is today a global megapolis and centre for capital, talent and industry.
A gold deposit of 400 hectares was discovered in North Kazakhstan, according to newspaper Megapolis.
While both these are welcome developments, doubts about their affecting or endangering the megapolis, too are natural.
The same party -- albeit under different names and basically the same leader (Erdoy-an) -- has been in charge of this megapolis of close to 15 million people for the last 20 years.
5 December 2013 - Japan Tobacco Inc (TYO:2914), or JT, said it had agreed to take 20% in Megapolis Distribution BV, a holding company of CJSC TK Megapolis, its distributor in Russia, for a cash price of USD750m (EUR552m) plus an up to USD100m earn-out.
The Germany-based property investment and management company Stern Immobilien and Turkish builder Vartas Yapi announced an equal share partnership to build a 3,000-unit housing block in Istanbul's Fikirtepe neighborhood in Kadikoy district, one of many that is subject to urban renewal in Turkey's megapolis.