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Limburg is one of the Netherlands’ 12 provinces. Situated between Belgium and Germany, the Region is dominated by borders. Long, tall Limburg has 351 km of borders with other countries and is connected to the rest of the Netherlands by just 113 km. It’s not surprising that Limburgians have traditionally looked further than the borders and have worked, studied or shopped in...

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Join in the discussion about Europe’s future

As a resident of the Euregio, would you like to join in the discussion about Europe’s future? Then take part in the Europe Calling! Citizens’ Summit on 6 May in the Provincial Government Buildings in Maastricht. During this event, you will be able to discuss the Europe you want for future generations with your neighbours, friends and other fellow residents.

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52 Amstel Gold Race weekend in Limburg

Foreword course director Leo van Vliet on the 52 edition.

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Winning design inspired by Limburg’s mining history

Swedish designer Anna Tuhus from Central Saint Martins London wins first Crossborder Design Contest

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Borderless: A comic about the Limburg borders

In celebration of the anniversary year of the Province of Limburg, cartoonists are creating a unique album with illustrated reports and stories about the border between Belgium and Germany.

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Urban Data Centre Heerlen-CBS cited as example at global congress

The municipality of Heerlen and Statistics Netherlands (CBS) were invited by the World Council on City Data (WCCD) to attend the global congress 'Cities on the Global Stage - Data as the Universal Language' in Dubai.

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FASHIONCLASH CHENGDU 2017

FASHIONCLASH will present work of more than 30 emerging designers and artists from The Netherlands and Flanders in Chengdu, China.

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MSM CONNECTS WITH LIMBURG BUSINESS COMMUNITY

Maastricht School of Management was one of the presenting organizations at the Connect Limburg network event held on 15 February.

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EMBRACING EXCHANGE

The project EMBRACING EXCHANGE aims to enhance the relations between German and Dutch designers, makers and cultural institutes.

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Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials officially open

The “Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials” (AMIBM) opens 1500 m² of new laboratories on the Brightlands Chemelot Campus and presents new installations (eg. wet spinning line) and initiatives such as the launch of the BioTex Fieldlab.

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