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Objectives. We examined pregnant women's use of cigarettes and other tobacco products and the exposure of pregnant women and their young children to secondhand smoke (SHS) in 9 nations in Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Methods.
The government of Uruguay, in a move to expand investment in new industries and technologies, has set aside land for an electric vehicle assembly plant expected to begin construction next month by US electric car pioneer ZAP (OTCBB: ZAAP).
MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY and LONDON--(Marketwire - September 12, 2008) - Production Uruguay Mineral Exploration Inc ("UME") (TSX-V: UME) (AIM: UGY) announces that it has produced 16,439 ounces of gold for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 ended August 31, 2008.
S.Korea, Uruguay sign agreement on fisheries cooperation SEOUL, Sept. 3 (Xinhua)-- South Korea and Uruguay Wednesday signed an agreement on fisheries cooperation, which allows South Korean fishing vessels to further use Uruguay's Monte Video Port, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported.
Text of report in English by South Korean news agency Yonhap [By Yoo Cheong-mo] Seoul, Sept.
Text of report in English by South Korean news agency Yonhap [By Lee Joon-seung] Seoul, Aug. 31 (Yonhap) - South Korea and Uruguay will agree on a fisheries pact that can help facilitate greater cooperation in the development of marine resources, the government said Sunday.
LUXEMBOURG, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quilmes Industrial (Quinsa) S.A. ("Quinsa" or the "Company") today announced its results for the six months ended June 30, 2008. Highlights - First half 2008 -- Normalized EBITDA increased 37.8% to US$ 342.0 million, from US$ 248.2 million in 2007.
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By Rodden, Graeme An eager and educated workforce has set Botnia's Fray Bentos mill off on the right foot as startup set a record and customer feedback has been positive Although Botnia's senior vice president, Uruguay operations, Timo Piilonen, may call it "just a standard pulp mill", Botnia's impressive new complex in Fray Bentos, western Uruguay, about 300 km north of Montevideo, is really much more than that.
The Rocky Mountain Strings will perform tonight at the "Fiesta Argentina-Uruguaya," a fund raiser designated to help the needy in Uruguay. Hispanic members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints organized the event.
The Chalk-browed Mockingbird (Mimus saturninus ), is a bird species of the family Mimidae. It is found in most of Brazil, and parts of Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina, and Suriname. It has an extremely large range (around 4,400,000 square miles). Photo Credit: Eurico Zimbres
The White-browed Blackbird, Sturnella superciliaris, is a passerine bird in the bird family Icteridae. It breeds in northeastern Brazil and in southern South America from southwestern Brazil through Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina. Southern populations are partially migratory. This bird breeds in open country, including moist grasslands, pasture and cultivation. The White-browed Blackbird is one of the smaller birds of its family. The male has mainly black plumage, apart from a bright red...
The Red-winged Tinamou, Rhynchotus rufescens, is a medium-sized ground-living bird from southern Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia and northern Argentina. It lives in a variety of habitats depending on altitude. In lowland areas it favors marshy grasslands and savanna, at higher altitudes more arid and scrubby areas. A large member of the Tinamou family, it has a curved bill and a black cap, with characteristic red primaries. Its diet varies by season, taking insects and other small...
The Crested Screamer (Chauna torquata), more commonly called the Southern Screamer, is a species of the bird family of birds Anhimidae. Found around Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil, Uruguay, and Argentina. Diet consists of plants stems and leaves.
- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.