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Stresa

(strā`zä), town (1991 pop. 4,684), Piedmont, N Italy, on the western shore of Lake Maggiore. Its lovely gardens and villas and the scenic Borromean Islands nearby have made it one of the most popular resorts in the Italian lake country. In 1932 a conference of 15 European nations on economic collaboration was held at Stresa. At another conference held (1935) in Stresa, Great Britain, France, and Italy made (but never implemented) a decision to maintain a common posture toward Germany, which had begun to rearm in violation of the Treaty of Versailles.
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In the following winter, after wandering somewhat erratically through Stresa, Genoa, and Spezia, he landed in Nice, where the climate so happily promoted his creative powers that he wrote the third part of "Zarathustra".
Concession of the executive planning and all the work required for the interventions of revisionegenerale 40th year cable-car station Stresa - Alpino - Mottarone, in the town of Stresa.
They began with victory in Dubai, followed by similar results in Fujairah, Napoli and Stresa in the summer.
Union National Bank (UNB) and UNB CEO, Mohammad Nasr Abdeen, were awarded the Golden Jaguar International Award for exemplary business achievements demonstrating high professionalism from the Europe Business Assembly in Stresa, Italy.
The Philip II special surgery hospital from Skopje received the best hospital award while Dr Zan Mitrev was declared best health manager at this year's Health and Wellness Tourism Summit of Leaders held in Stresa, Italy, on 1-4 July.
MD NESPAK has been invited to receive this top honour at the traditional Socrates Award Ceremony in the framework of Business Leaders Summit on July 2, at Stresa, Italy.
Seven nights' bed and breakfast accommodation at the three-star Hotel Boston in Stresa (upgrade hotels available for a supplement) ?
Price includes: Return flights to Italy, seven nights' bed and breakfast accommodation at the three-star Hotel Boston in Stresa (upgrade hotels available for a supplement), a visit to the Borromean Islands, a full day tour to Zermatt and the Matterhorn, airport to hotel transfers, one suitcase allowance per person and the services of a Tour Manager.
Stresa takes it in her stride Several fillies in the mile maiden gave trouble at the start and the race was six minutes late off, but that did not faze 7-4 favourite Stresa, who was a smooth winner for John Gosden.
Babacan informed participants of the meeting in Stresa on the shores of the Lake Maggiore on developments in Turkey's economy since 2002.
This summit builds on the success of the inaugural G-8 Young Business Leaders Summit held in Stresa, Italy in 2009.
Mairead Geary, 82, was last seen on Friday heading for a cable car at Mt Mottarone at Stresa in the northern Italian Lakes.