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2013-06-06 12:21:58

Gas gensets will be popular in Argentina while diesel gensets find more takers in Chile BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inadequate centralized infrastructure for electricity generation and distribution has resulted in power shortages, fuelling demand for stationary gensets in Argentina and Chile. With the power deficit expected to persist, the need to prevent blackouts especially in industries will ensure stable uptake of gensets in the region. New analysis...

2013-05-30 12:27:24

The Commercialization Outlook for Argentina Identifies 16 Key Factors Important for Pharmaceutical Market Access, According to a New Report from Decision Resources BURLINGTON, Mass., May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that several barriers impede market access but the regulatory landscape in Argentina is changing and attractive opportunities exist for...

Evacuations Ordered As Chilean Volcano Increases In Activity
2013-05-28 05:59:29

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Officials in Chile and Argentina issue a red alert to citizens living around the Copahue volcano, which sits on the border of both countries. Monday´s red alert, which is the highest level, also calls for the evacuation of nearly 3,000 people as activity increases on the mountaintop. Andres Chadwick, Chile´s Interior and Security Minister, said the increased activity could lead to an eruption, leading officials to begin...

2013-05-19 23:02:37

The Yoga classes are offered in a calm environment, allowing visitors to enjoy the benefits of Yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, and healthy vegetarian food, among others. (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina: Yoga classes (clases de Yoga) will now be offered in Buenos Aires, Argentina by the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center. The center is located at Sánchez de Bustamante 2372 - (Barrio Norte). Classes are 90 minutes and are offered all week long. The Yoga classes are...

2013-05-17 16:26:11

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A. (NASDAQ: CRESY, BASE: CRES), today announces results for the First nine months of Fiscal Year 2013 ended March 31, 2013. HIGHLIGHTS Net income for the first nine months of 2013 amounted to ARS 263.2 million, compared to ARS 93.2 million in the same period of 2012. Operating income for the first nine months of 2013 reached ARS 753.2 million (+51.3% compared to 2012) mainly driven by better Sale Farm results from...

2013-05-14 08:41:00

MILAN, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TIM Celular in Brazil, Personal in Argentina and Nucleo in Paraguay (Telecom Argentina Group), leading mobile operators in Latin America, awarded SIAE MICROELETTRONICA for the supply of microwave radio equipment for mobile backhaul to enable the launch of new high-speed data services in the respective countries. The award also includes services related to network design and product attached services. "With this award we reinforce our...

2013-05-13 20:20:35

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pampa Energia S.A. (NYSE: PAM; Buenos Aires Stock Exchange: PAMP), the largest integrated electricity company in Argentina that, through its subsidiaries, participates in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, announces the results for the first quarter ended on March 31(st), 2013. All figures are stated in Argentine Pesos and have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards....

2013-05-13 08:27:15

However, Recent Changes in Brazil and Argentina are Expected to Drive a Shift in Treatment of HCV Genotype 1 Infections, According to a New Report From Decision Resources BURLINGTON, Mass., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that the majority of hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients in Brazil, Mexico and Argentina rely entirely on government-sponsored medical programs to...

2013-05-13 08:26:33

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Clarin S.A. ("Grupo Clarin" or the "Company" - LSE: GCLA; BCBA: GCLA), the largest media company in Argentina, announced today its first quarter results for 2013. Figures in this report have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") as of March 31, 2013 and are stated in Argentine Pesos, unless otherwise indicated. Highlights (1Q13 vs. 1Q12): Net Sales totaled Ps. 3,042.5 million, an...

2013-05-09 08:23:56

First-quarter production growth driven by 45% increase in North American onshore liquids HOUSTON, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) reported first-quarter earnings of $698 million, or $1.76 per diluted common share, and adjusted earnings*, which exclude certain items that impact the comparability of operating results, of $806 million or $2.02 per share. During the first quarter, worldwide production increased to 781,819 barrels of oil equivalent...


Latest Argentina Reference Libraries

IKA Estanciera
2014-02-02 14:43:27

Industrias Kaiser Argentina S.A (IKA) was a car manufacturer in Cordoba Province, Argentina that was established in 1956. On January 19, 1955, the Argentina government signed an agreement with Kaiser Motors of the United States to manufacture vehicles in Argentina. Kaiser shipped 1,021 complete vehicles as well as automobile manufacturing equipment to them and a new plant was built. IKA’s first Jeep was driven out of the plant on April 27, 1956. Various Willys Jeep models were the...

Siam Di Tella 1500
2014-02-01 10:00:28

Siam Di Tella was an automobile  manufacturer in Argentina founded in 1911 by Torcuato di Tella. It originally produced bread making machines until the 1920s when the company began to produce fuel dispensers. In 1930 di Tella converted his new factory in Buenos Aires to produce industrial machinery and home appliances. In 1935 under license from Westinghouse the company began making commercial freezers and in 1948 began producing household refrigerators. In 1948, 11,000 units annually...

Screaming Hairy Armadillo, Chaetophractus vellerosus
2013-08-22 10:52:59

The screaming hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus vellerosus), also known as the crying armadillo, is a species that is native to southern and central areas of South America. Its range includes areas of Bolivia, Argentina, and Paraguay, among other areas. It resides in a number of different habitats including tropical and subtropical arid forests, temperate deserts, and arid deserts, however it is not found in any areas with rocky terrain because it cannot construct burrows there. The first...

Giant Armadillo, Priodontes maximus
2013-06-18 09:18:02

The giant armadillo (Priodontes maximus), known locally as many names including ocarro, is a species that is native to eastern areas of South America, although it is now found in a wide range that includes northern Argentina. It resides in a variety of habitats including tropical forests. Despite its large range, the species has a scattered distribution. The giant armadillo reaches an average body length between thirty and thirty-nine inches, with an average weight between sixty-two and...

Semi-arid Pampas
2013-04-18 23:08:40

The Semi-arid Pampas, alternatively known as the Dry Pampas, is a temperate grassland ecoregion located in central Argentina. The Semi-arid Pampas cover an area of 126,000 square miles, including western Buenos Aires Province, southern Cordoba and San Luis Provinces and most of La Pampa Province. The area is, in all, a home to no more than a million people, who normally enjoy some of the nation’s lowest poverty rates. Not dissimilar to the more humid pampas to the east, the area is...

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