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Twente in the Netherlands
Map of Twente
Flag of Twente

Twente (Low Saxon: Tweante) is a historical region in the Province of Overijssel, the Netherlands.

Its capital is Enschede.

About 628,000 people are living in Twente.

They are called Tukkers and speak Tweants, which is a Low Saxon dialect.

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Netwerkstad Twente[change | change source]

Almelo, Borne, Enschede, Hengelo, and Oldenzaal are working together in the so-called Netwerkstad Twente. Its aim is to improve the economy of Twente.[1] About 370,000 people are living in Netwerkstad Twente in 2021.

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