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Cam·pi·nas

 (kăm-pē′nəs, käN-)
A city of southeast Brazil north-northwest of São Paulo. It grew as the center of a coffee-producing region in the 1800s.

Campinas

(kæmˈpiːnəs; Portuguese kəmˈpiːnəʃ)
n
(Placename) a city in SE Brazil, in São Paulo state: centre of a rich agricultural region, producing esp coffee. Pop: 2 640 000 (2005 est)

Cam•pi•nas

(kæmˈpi nəs)

n.
a city in SE Brazil, NNW of São Paulo. 566,627.
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He has a Bachelor's degree in electronic engineering from FEI, Sao Paulo, Brazil, and a Masters degree in business administration from FGV, Campinas, Brazil.
The Campinas operation will be Nortel's second manufacturing investment in Latin America.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) Mon, Sep 29, 2014 - Azul Linhas AA[c]reas Brasileiras, based at Campinas Viracopos, has taken delivery of its first dedicated freighter, a converted ATR72 inherited from TRIP Linhas AA[c]reas, which will be deployed into service on nocturnal flights between Belo Horizonte Tancredo Neves, Campinas Viracopos, Porto Alegre, and Rio de Janeiro Int'l with effect from October 10.
Additionally, GOL said it has received the approval to start flights from Campinas to Miami.
Initially, the agreement will allow TAP, a Portuguese company with more than 74 weekly flights from Portugal to S - o Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Campinas, Belo Horizonte, Braslia, Porto Alegre, Salvador, Natal, Fortaleza and Recife, to include its codes on GOL's flights, enabling connections to other Brazilian destinations.
The airline said the new services are aimed at satisfying demand and make it easier for passengers who need to travel between Rio de Janeiro and the cities of Belem, Brasilia, Campinas, Curitiba, Manaus, Porto Velho and Vitoria.
Coffee drinkers may have found the holy grain, but the man behind the discovery, Paulo Mazzafera of Brazil's University of Campinas, was shocked to read newspaper reports that the Ethiopians accused him of stealing the beans.
Located in Campinas, Sao Paulo, CTDI do Brasil was incorporated in August 2006 and offers in-region repair, warehousing and distribution services.
The regional, invitation-only seminars are designed for key healthcare executives and will be held from June 11 to June 13, 2013 in Sao Paulo, Campinas, and Recife.
Three unknown gunmen forced a flight instructor to board a single-engine aircraft at a private airfield in Campinas and fly to an unknown destination.
Today the 41-year-old from Campinas is the Tourist Guy, a global Internet legend.
CAMPINAS, Brazil -- There are many types of valuable cargo that must be handled with the utmost care.