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2010-09-29 06:00:00

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Through its sustainable urban development coordinating agency, UN-Habitat, the United Nations chose the Valle San Pedro Integral and Sustainable Urban Development (DUIS, by its acronym in Spanish), located in the city of Tijuana, to be showcased on October 9th at the International Expo 2010 Shanghai. With the running theme "Better city, better life," Expo 2010 Shanghai will become the place to express a common goal: planning future urban...

2010-08-02 16:00:31

US-Mexico border program is modest in cost and time, but notably effective A team of researchers from the University of California San Diego and Mexico has found that even a modest behavioral intervention program averaging just 35 minutes can measurably reduce the incidence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among female sex workers in the U.S.-Mexico border region "“ and that the program succeeds at comparatively little expense. The findings will be published online by...

2010-07-16 07:50:00

MIAMI, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting in July, Mexico TV will broadcast the OPENING TOURNAMENT OF THE LIGA DE ASCENSO 2010, with live, direct coverage of the first day's match between IRAPUATO and DORADOS this Saturday, July 17 at 8 pm EDT/ 5 pm PDT. The Mexican Football League tournament is especially important. While in First Division soccer teams compete for a championship, the Liga de Ascenso is about something else: taking center stage, the chance to go up against the big teams, and...

2010-04-05 08:14:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMB Property Corporation® (NYSE: AMB), a leading owner, operator and developer of global industrial real estate, today announced that it has leased approximately 100,500 square feet (9,350 square meters) in its AMB Pacifico Distribution Center 3 development project in Tijuana, to Arauco Distribucion Mexico, the Mexican subsidiary of Chilean forestry company Arauco. "This third lease with Arauco is an example of AMB's...

2009-12-30 16:18:00

GUADALAJARA and JALISCO, Mexico, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") announced today that on December 28, 2009, the new maximum tariffs were published in the Diario Oficial de la Federacion (Official Gazette of the Federation) which are for a five-year period (2010-2014). These new maximum tariffs were applicable to the airports located in the following cities: Aguascalientes (AGU), Guanajuato...

2009-11-06 11:34:00

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") announced today preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of October 2009 compared to traffic figures for October 2008. During October 2009, total terminal passengers decreased 5.0% compared to the previous year, domestic passenger traffic decreased 4.3%, while international passenger traffic decreased 6.7% compared...

2009-10-21 08:15:00

SINGAPORE, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Flextronics (Nasdaq: FLEX) is expanding its medical disposables offering and has signed an agreement to acquire Slomedical S.R.O through a share purchase agreement. Slomedical is a leading European manufacturer of disposable medical devices ranging from tubing sets to complex devices for minimally-invasive surgery. This deal is expected to close before the end of the calendar year, pending required regulatory clearances. Upon completion,...

2009-10-06 15:15:00

GUADALAJARA and JALISCO, Mexico, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") announced today preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of September 2009 compared to traffic figures for September 2008. During September 2009, total terminal passengers decreased 9.9% compared to the previous year; domestic passenger traffic decreased 9.7%, while international passenger traffic...

2009-08-23 18:32:54

Some 75 surfers and bodyboarders who frequent Imperial Beach near San Diego signed up for free hepatitis A shots, a spokeswoman for a program co-sponsor said. Imperial Beach has attracted avid surfers since before the pier was built in 1963, surfer Jim Knox, 61, said. I think (the vaccine) is an excellent idea for everyone because I know not everyone stays out of the water when they're supposed to, Knox told The San Diego Union-Tribune. Paloma Aguirre, spokeswoman for Wildcoast, a...

2009-08-05 16:02:00

GUADALAJARA and JALISCO, Mexico, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") announced today preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of July 2009 compared to traffic figures for July 2008. During July 2009, total terminal passengers decreased 11.8% compared to the previous year; domestic passenger traffic decreased 9.5%, while international passenger traffic decreased 16.6%...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.