Zacatecas


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Za·ca·te·cas

 (zä′kə-tĕ′kəs, sä′-)
A city of central Mexico north of Aguascalientes. Founded in 1546 as a mining community, it is noted for its well-preserved colonial architecture.

Zacatecas

(Spanish θakaˈtekas)
n
1. (Placename) a state of N central Mexico, on the central plateau: rich mineral resources. Capital: Zacatecas. Pop: 1 351 207 (2000). Area: 75 040 sq km (28 973 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in N central Mexico, capital of Zacatecas state: silver mines. Pop: 241 000 (2005 est)

Za•ca•te•cas

(ˌzɑ kəˈteɪ kəs, ˌsɑ-)

n.
1. a state in N central Mexico. 1,336,496; 28,125 sq. mi. (72,845 sq. km).
2. the capital of this state. 100,051.
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Son los actores politicos y sus acciones quienes determinan que sea gobernable el estado de Zacatecas, tomando en consideracion que las peores calificaciones que dieron los zacatecanos a los actores, fueron precisamente a diputados (en promedio 3.
Zacatecas has short, direct flights to both Los Angeles and Chicago, and we have our clocks set to Central Standard Time.
Golden Minerals (NYSE Amex: AUMN) (TSX: AUM), a Delaware corporation based in Golden, Colorado, primarily engaged in the advancement of its pipeline of exploration projects in Latin America and in managing the San Cristobal mine in Bolivia, is planning to start a drilling programme at the San Pedro de Hercules and El Cristo targets at the firm's Zacatecas project in Mexico.
Triumph Group Inc (NYSE: TGI), which designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls aircraft components and accessories, stated yesterday (18 March) that it will establish a new manufacturing facility in Zacatecas, Mexico.
1, above) along both sides of the river at El Mezquital (1,211 m elevation), Zacatecas Mexico (21[degrees]13'10"N, 103[degrees]21'48'V).
Los estados de Aguascalientes y Zacatecas constituyen una de las areas productoras de ajo de mayor importancia socioeconomica en el pais; alrededor de 2,500 hectareas son cultivadas en la region correspondiendo el 80% a Zacatecas y el resto a Aguascalientes.
Este escrito representa un esfuerzo por elucidar lo acontecido en Zacatecas durante los primeros anos del siglo XIX en la esfera politica, de manera particular lo referente al discurso publico.
Resumen: La apertura comercial total, prevista en el Tratado de Libre Comercio de America del Norte (TLCAN) para 2008, puede afectar la agricultura y el empleo rural de Zacatecas, particularmente la produccion de frijol, donde la entidad ocupa el primer lugar como productor nacional.
Sterling Mining is one of the few primary silver producing and exploration companies in the world, with a portfolio of silver properties in two historic silver belts: the Silver Valley that extends from Idaho to Montana; and the Zacatecas silver district in Mexico.
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A distressed mother and police pleaded for the public's help Friday in finding a 7-year-old boy authorities believe was abducted by his father and is being taken to Zacatecas, Mexico.
En Zacatecas, con base en una estrategia conducida por el gobierno, se esperaba una conversion completa en la produccion de frijol al ano 2009.