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George Town

1. also Pi·nang or Pe·nang (pə-näng′, pē′näng′) A city of western Malaysia on Pinang Island in the Strait of Malacca. It is a leading seaport.

George Town

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1. (Placename) Also called: Penang a port in NW Malaysia, capital of Penang state, in NE Penang Island: the first chartered city of the Malayan federation. Pop: 162 000 (2005 est)
2. (Placename) the capital of the Cayman Islands: a port on Grand Cayman Island. Pop: 30 600 (2004 est)
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Noun1.George Town - the capital of the Cayman IslandsGeorge Town - the capital of the Cayman Islands  
Cayman Islands - a British colony in the Caribbean to the northwest of Jamaica; an international banking center
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At George Town, in the suburbs, there is a Jesuit College; delightfully situated, and, so far as I had an opportunity of seeing, well managed.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman -- Food Holdings Limited, Dairy Holdings Limited, and Parmalat Capital Finance Limited - three Cayman Islands companies, presently in liquidation, that suffered substantial losses related to the collapse of Parmalat - have sued Parmalat's principal banker and auditors, alleging a myriad of financial improprieties, including fraud, negligent misrepresentation, and breach of fiduciary duty.
6, 1992, FEICO announced that it had scheduled a meeting to be held in George Town, Grand Cayman, British West Indies on March 16, 1992 for the purpose of voting on the proposed transaction.
amp; GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman -- O2Micro(R) International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIMD), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets, today announced that Nasdaq Market will resume trading O2Micro International with the symbol OIIM on December 12, 2005, instead of OIIMD, according to the Nasdaq announcement dated December 9, 2005.
The treaty limits the proportions of George Town Re's portfolio that may come from the specified classes of business.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, British West Indies, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Employers Insurance Company (NASDAQ-NMS: FLAEF) announced today that Christopher D.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, British West Indies, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Employers Insurance Company (NASDAQ-NMS: FLAEF) announced today that its shareholders had approved the sale of all of the company's assets to FCCI Investment Group, Inc.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman -- Walkers, the global offshore law firm of choice for fund managers, corporations, financial institutions, and international law firms, said today that 2005 will be another record year for the registration of hedge funds in the Cayman Islands.
amp; GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman -- O2Micro(R) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) a leading supplier of innovative power management and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets, today announced a revision to its guidance for revenue for Q4 FY 2005, to end December 31, 2005.
amp; GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman -- O2Micro(R) International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets, today announced, that in accordance with the share repurchase program authorized by the Board of Directors and the shareholders, the company repurchased 300,600 shares during its fiscal Q4 2005, for the period October 1, 2005, to December 31, 2005.
The Port Authority has recently appointed BCQS as quantity surveyors for the new George Town North Cruise Ship Terminal.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, British West Indies, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The liquidators of the Florida Employers Insurance Company (NASDAQ-NMS: FLAEF), which is in voluntary liquidation following a sale of its assets to the FCCI Investment Group, Inc.