Saint-Germain-en-Laye


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Saint-Germain-en-Laye

(săN-zhĕrmăN`-äN-lā), town (1990 pop. 41,710), Yvelines dept., N central France, on the Seine River, a residential suburb W of Paris. It is the last station on the express subway system from Paris. The town, a resort, is known primarily for its 16th-century Renaissance château, built by Pierre Chambiges, which was a royal residence until the French Revolution and now houses the major museum of pre-Christian antiquities in France. Henry II and Louis XIV were among the kings born in the château; Louis and his court resided there until 1682. The magnificent château park was designed by André Lenôtre. Several important treaties (most notably the 1919 Treaty of Saint-GermainSaint-Germain, Treaty of
, any of several treaties signed at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, near Paris, France. 1 The Treaty of Saint-Germain of 1570 terminated the first phase of the French religious wars (see Religion, Wars of).
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) were signed in the town. Claude Debussy was born there.
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The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending Euro 42.8 million to fund construction of the new urban waste processing and power generation plant for a pool of local authorities encompassing Saint-Germain-en-Laye and neighbouring municipalities in the Yvelines department (Ile-de-France).
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Contract notice: Organization of the show "Friendship Days" offered annually at the luncheon hosted by the City of Saint-Germain-en-Laye to St.
The purpose of this framework agreement is to carry out all maintenance work, major repairs and new road works, sanitation network and communal parcels in the new commune of saint-germain-en-laye. / fourqueux, as and when required according to the technical conditions defined elsewhere in this special technical clauses.
Contract notice: maintenance of fire safety systems and installations at the sites of the gsbdd perimeter of saint-germain-en-laye
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The purpose of this consultation is to provide, by a specialized company on behalf of the ville de saint-germain-en-laye, the supplies, the conduct and the maintenance relating to the heating, cooling and hot water systems.
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