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2008-08-08 21:00:24

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo -- SABESP (Bovespa: SBSP3; NYSE: SBS), one of the largest water and sewage service providers in the world based on the number of customers, announces today its results for 2Q08. In 2Q08, net operating revenue totaled R$ 1.5 billion, a 4.5% increase compared to 2Q07. Costs and expenses stood at R$ 1,032.2 million, 10.4% higher than in 2Q07. EBITDA moved from R$ 671.3 million in 2Q07 to...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'