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2011-06-17 07:54:00

VIENNA, Austria, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Governing Board of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), meeting in its 135th Session, has approved over US$56 million in loans and US$ 6 million in grants to address Africa's needs.

2011-03-14 21:00:00

KUCHING, Sarawak, Malaysia, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Government of Sarawak continues its efforts to develop rural and remote areas where the majority of poverty in the State is concentrated.

2010-06-07 16:19:00

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Trojan Battery Company, the world's leading manufacturer of deep cycle batteries for renewable energy applications, today announced it has joined the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), a global network of innovative companies and professionals that specialize in rural electrification, working together to provide technological and financial solutions to the world's rural communities. "Those of us living in developed societies take...

2010-04-27 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On the Philippine island of Mindanao today, the SunPower Foundation, a non-profit organization funded by SunPower Corp.


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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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