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2014-05-23 20:21:02

SAO PAULO, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo - SABESP (BM&FBovespa: SBSP3; NYSE: SBS), in compliance with Rule 358, of January 3, 2002, as amended, issued by the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission,("CVM") hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that SABESP's Board of Directors' meeting held on May 14, 2014, approved the 19(th) issue of simple, unsecured and non-convertible debentures, in a single series,...

2014-04-02 08:39:54

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oi S.A. ("Oi" or the "Company", BM&FBOVESPA: OIBR3, OIBR4; NYSE: OIBR and OIBR.C), in compliance with article 157, paragraph 4 of Law No. 6,404/76 and CVM Instruction No. 358/02 and, in addition to the Material Fact dated as of March 27, 2014, notifies its shareholders and the market in general that as of the date hereof, Oi received the Official Letter No. 153/2014 from the Brazilian Securities Commission (Comissao de Valores...

2011-01-05 13:00:00

STOUGHTON, Mass., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SyncMedical LLC today announced that the Brazilian ANVISA (Agencia Nacional de Vigilancia Sanitaria - Brazilian National Health Surveillance Agency) has approved their Ethos Spine Pedicle Screw System for sale in Brazil. SyncMedical's Ethos Spine product line was developed to fulfill the need for quality and cost effective treatment solutions to surgeons in the ever-growing, ever-changing field of spine surgery. The Ethos Spine product line...

2006-09-05 19:36:52

SAO PAULO, Brazil (Reuters) - President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva expanded a wide margin over the main rival in Brazil's presidential race, strengthening his chance of being reelected in a first round vote, a poll showed on Tuesday. The survey by polling firm Datafolha, announced by Globo network on its evening TV news, showed Lula with 51 percent of the vote against the opposition Brazilian Social Democracy Party's Geraldo Alckmin, who has stalled at 27 percent. The last Datafolha...

2006-08-31 18:58:19

BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil's opposition candidates stepped up attacks on Thursday against President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva over corruption in an effort to trim the former union leader's solid lead in the presidential election race. The heightened rhetoric follows a series of opinion polls this week, the latest on Thursday night, that showed Lula cruising to victory in the October 1 election over his nearest rival, former Sao Paulo state Gov. Geraldo Alckmin. "The Lula...

2006-08-31 15:55:59

BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil's opposition candidates stepped up attacks on Thursday against President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva over corruption in an effort to trim the former union leader's solid lead in the presidential election race. The heightened rhetoric follows a series of opinion polls this week that showed Lula cruising to victory in the October 1 election. He has a 30 percentage point lead over former Sao Paulo state Gov. Geraldo Alckmin, who is favored by wealthier...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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