The Ruhr is a region in , . Once the uncontested heart of Germany's economy, the region was formed during the 19th and 20th century by the coal and steel industries and is going through a structural transformation, which makes it one of the most dynamic regions in Europe.

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is a city with a population of about 600,000 in the North Rhine-Westphalia region in Germany.

is a city of the state in .

is a German city in the western part of the area in .


is a city in the green, 42 percent of its area are covered by woods and forests, and four rivers meet on the city grounds, the rivers Ruhr, Lenne, Volme and Ennepe.

is a city in . The closest airport is in Intercity buses in Germany serve the city as well as other destinations throughout the area.

is in the area. Mülheim is between Duisburg, Essen, Oberhausen and Ratingen.

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French: Ruhr, German: Ruhrgebiet, Italian: Regione della Ruhr, Portuguese: Vale do Ruhr, Spanish: Región del Ruhr
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