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2011-05-04 07:03:00

DALLAS, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an ongoing effort to expand the reach of their versatile authentication platform, Entrust, Inc., adds Information Security Services SA (ISS SA) as a TrustedPartner and value-added reseller in Paraguay. "Security-conscious banks and organizations in Paraguay find great value in a full-featured, turnkey authentication platform," said ISS SA director Ricardo Vera Falcon. "Entrust IdentityGuard is recognized globally as one of the most...

2011-05-03 08:50:00

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated Net Revenues amounted to P$4,131 million (+27% vs. 1Q10); Mobile business in Argentina +33% vs. 1Q10; Internet +25% vs. 1Q10. Mobile subscribers in Argentina +1.9 million (+13% vs. 1Q10). Mobile Value Added Services in Argentina: +72% vs. 1Q10; 46% of Service Revenues. Mobile ARPU reached P$47 in 1Q11 (+16% vs. 1Q10). ADSL ARPU increased to P$81 in 1Q11 (+10% vs. 1Q10); churn decreased to 1.2% from 1.8% in 1Q10....

2011-03-31 05:53:00

NEW YORK, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ESM Refiners, Inc., a subsidiary of Casey Corp. (ODC BB: CCPR) - a recycler of precious metals - began due diligence for the purchase of properties for exploration and mining in the Oriental Region of Paraguay. Early in 2011, the Company made the strategic decision to enter the gold exploration and mining market and entered into an agreement with Inge Bernt Goran Ostlund for the purchase of 6,300 hectares located in the Guaira...

2011-02-22 07:15:00

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated Net Revenues amounted to P$14,679 million (+20% vs. FY09); Mobile business in Argentina +25% vs. FY09; Internet +30% vs. FY09. Mobile subscribers in Argentina +1.9 million (+13% vs. FY09). Mobile Value Added Services in Argentina: +46% vs. FY09; 40% of Service Revenues. Mobile ARPU reached P$44 in FY10 (+9% vs. FY09) and P$49 in 4Q10 (+17% vs. 4Q09). ADSL ARPU increased to P$76 in FY10 (+15% vs. FY09); churn...

2010-11-03 08:04:00

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consolidated Net Revenues amounted to P$10,484 million (+18% vs. 9M09); Mobile business in Argentina +22% vs. 9M09; Internet +31% vs. 9M09. Mobile subscribers in Argentina +2.0 million (+14% vs. 9M09), +654 thousand (+4% vs. 2Q10). Value Added Services in Argentina: +40% vs. 9M09; 39% of Service Revenues. ADSL ARPU increased to P$75 (+15% vs. 9M09); churn decreased to 1.5% from 1.8% in 9M09. Operating Profit Before...

2010-08-04 08:31:00

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consolidated Net Revenues amounted to P$ 6,717 million (+17% vs. 1H09); Mobile business in Argentina +20% vs. 1H09; Internet +33% vs. 1H09. Mobile subscribers: 17.2 million (+12% vs. 1H09); Broadband subscribers: 1.3 million (+15% vs. 1H09); Fixed lines in service: 4.1 million (+1% vs. 1H09). Operating Profit Before Depreciation and Amortization ("OPBDA") reached P$2,164 million (+18% vs. 1H09), 32% of Net Revenues. Growth was...

2010-08-02 15:05:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and marketer of high purity stevia products, today announces two milestones in its global quality leaf sourcing strategy. Proprietary High quality African and South American stevia leaf now being processed The Company has started successfully processing leaf sourced from both Kenya and Paraguay in its stevia extract facilities in China. PureCircle's Proprietary High quality leaf planted in Africa...

2010-02-19 16:28:00

MIAMI, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeffrey H. Sloman, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Anthony V. Mangione, Special Agent in Charge, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Office of Investigations, John V. Gillies, Special Agent in Charge, FBI, Miami Field Office, Harold Woodward, Director of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Michael Johnson, Special Agent in Charge, Department of Commerce (DOC), Adam J. Szubin, Director,...

2009-12-14 14:10:00

MONTREAL, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ - Rio Tinto Alcan and the Administracion Nacional de Electricidad (ANDE) have signed a Letter of Intention to confirm that they will begin negotiations regarding a power purchase agreement for a potential aluminium smelter in Paraguay. "We are very pleased to be taking this first step towards a project that would further both our goal of investing in top-tier projects and Paraguay's desire for sustainable economic development," said Sandeep Biswas, Senior vice...

2009-10-12 06:00:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of the significant commercial and social development opportunities that stevia cultivation and extraction offer regional development, Paraguay Vende, the economic growth program of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in conjunction with the government of Paraguay, have signed a cooperation and mutual investment agreement with global stevia firm, PureCircle, to promote the cultivation of stevia in the south...


Latest Paraguay Reference Libraries

Ash-throated Crake, Porzana albicollis
2012-04-02 15:22:04

The Ash-throated Crake, (Porzana albicollis), is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland and swamps. The Ash-throated Crake is a small bird with a short bill. It has black and olive brown streaks on the back. The tail is black and the underparts are slate gray. The...

Black-headed Duck
2012-03-22 22:46:19

The Black-headed Duck, (Heteronetta atricapilla), is a species of stiff-tailed duck from the subfamily Oxyurinae and the family Anatidae. It is the only member of its genus Heteronetta. Its habitat is swamps, lakes and marshes in Northern Chile, Paraguay, and Northern Argentina. This species is not considered threatened by the IUCN. The Black-headed Duck is the most primitive member of its subfamily, and lacks the stiff tail and swollen bill seen in its relatives. Though resembling a...

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2009-04-07 14:57:16

The Red-breasted Toucan (Ramphastos dicolorus), also known as the Green-billed Toucan, is a species of bird found in southern and eastern Brazil, eastern Paraguay and far northeastern Argentina. It is a fairly common species and is considered to be of Least Concern by the IUCN. This bird is one of the smallest species of Ramphastos toucans, weighing only 12.33 ounces. It also has one of the shortest beaks of the Ramphastos toucans (4 inches). The Red-breasted Toucan gets its name from the...

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2008-07-25 15:17:10

The Waxy Monkey Leaf Frog (Phyllomedusa sauvagii), is a hylid frog belonging to the subfamily of South and Central American leaf frogs, Phyllomedusinae. It inhabits the dry prairie (Chaco) of Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia and Paraguay. This subfamily contains about 50 species of frogs. These frogs are about 2 to 3 inches in length. Females are about 25% larger than males. They do not hop, but they walk. Also they are very calm, careful creatures. During the day, they bask in the sun, and...

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2008-05-02 14:08:29

The Ruby-crowned Tanager (Tachyphonus coronatus), is a species of bird in the Thraupidae family. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist mountain terrain, and heavily degraded former forest. Photo Copyright and Credit

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