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parra

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n
informal Austral a tourist or non-resident on a beach
[C20: possibly from Parramatta, a district of Sydney]
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TALLINN -- Estonian Air deputy president in charge of commerce Rauno Parras noted that the company welcomes the intention of Latvian national airline airBaltic to step up the competition, but in the current context his Latvian counterpart is not having a good impact on the number of flight routes out of Tallinn, reports Aripaev Online.
announced today that the Cone Denim division now holds complete ownership of its Parras Cone denim operation, having completed the purchase of the 50% held by Compania Industrial de Parras SA (CIPSA).
And they were generating enough emotion for several generations of Parras.
Alcalde Evaristo Madero Marcos of Parras de la Fuente, Coahuila, Mexico, participated today in the opening of the newest resort and convention center in the United States.
The initiatives are the expansion of the Parras Cone joint venture denim plant in Parras, Mexico, and the shutdown of Cone's Raytex top-of-bed fabrics printing plant in Marion, South Carolina.
The Parras enjoy traveling, especially to Las Vegas, Laughlin and Lake Tahoe.
Tate, and the Alcalde of Parras de la Fuente, Coahuila, Mexico, Evaristo Madero Marcos in a ceremonial check in to officially open the new Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center on Lake Grapevine.
Parras) today announced an agreement to expand Parras Cone's productive capacity by 11 million yards or 40% from its original capacity for a capital investment of approximately $18 million.
DataMirror (NASDAQ:DMCX) (TSX:DMC), the leading provider of enterprise application integration and resiliency solutions, today announced that Parras Industrial Company of Mexico, one of the world's largest manufacturers of high quality denim fabric, has selected DataMirror's LiveIntegration solution-Transformation Server(TM)-to streamline its supply chain, enhance competitiveness and accelerate time-to-market.
June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Cone Mills Corporation (NYSE: COE) announced today the completion of its equity investment in Compania Industrial de Parras S.
Gabriel Parra, who is Hispanic, filed his civil suit in January in Lane County Circuit Court, claiming that his co- workers shunned him, his supervisor told him he "just needed to earn their respect" and the utility was biased when it fired him at the end of his six-month probationary period.