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Rungis

 

a city in France, in the department of Val-de-Marne; suburb of Paris. Population, 8,000 (1968). In 1969 the Greater Paris central wholesale food market (formerly Les Halles) was opened in Rungis. The commercial complex covers an area of 625 hectares and has its own production shops, warehouses, and railroad stations. The market itself covers an area of 204 hectares. In 1972 as many as 12,000 people worked permanently in the complex.

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The purpose of the future concession contract will be to entrust the concessionaire with the operation of the heat network built under public project management by the city of rungis, as well as the execution of the works of all the primary installations located inside the buildings.
Mian Mohammad Mansha, Chairman of Nishat Group, one of the leading business conglomerates in Pakistan, was in Paris on February 28, 2019 and March 1, 2019 for meetings with Chairman / CEO of Rungis Market to discuss potential avenues of mutual cooperation in the agriculture sector.
LAHORE -- Mian Mohammad Mansha, chairman of Nishat Group, one of the leading business conglomerates in Pakistan, was in Paris on February 28, 2019 and March 1, 2019 for meetings with chairman/CEO of Rungis Market to discuss potential avenues of mutual cooperation in the agriculture sector.
Nishat Group Chairman Mian Mohammad Mansha recently held meetings with the Rungis Market chairman and CEO in Paris to discuss potential avenues of mutual cooperation in the agriculture sector.
In addition, the minister visited the world's largest wholesale market of fresh products "Rungis".
ISLAMABAD -- The management of Rungis, the world's largest fresh produce market of France has shown keen interest to establish its state-of-the-art, fully-equipped and integrated whole sale hyper market in Pakistan.
PARyS (CyHAN)- Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tuesday kicked off World Health day with a visit to the Rungis wholesale market in Paris.
Additionally, the CIAA has partnered with Cniel, the organization representing French dairy processors, for a special tour of leading French food retailers, including Rungis, the world's largest fresh produce distribution center; a Carrefour hypermarket; and upscale cheese shops and gourmet stores.
"Je devais dans cette periode de fetes dire aux Francais que nous devons etre tous sur le pont pour le travail et la lutte contre le chomage", a dit le president francais lors d'un deplacement au marche international de Rungis, pres de Paris.
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Winners will receive an all expenses paid trip to the Rungis food market in Paris which originated in the 10th century and is now the largest wholesale food market in the world.
Although the integration of the Marie business and its 7 factories into LDC will lead to 99 job cuts (including 59 in Rungis), 55 new positions will be created under the new organisation, said LDC.