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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 hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.