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A city of northeast Mexico southwest of Monterrey. It was founded c. 1575 and occupied by Zachary Taylor's forces during the Mexican War.


(Spanish salˈtiʎo)
(Placename) a city in N Mexico, capital of Coahuila state: resort and commercial centre of a mining region. Pop: 698 000 (2005 est)


(sɑlˈti yoʊ)

the capital of Coahuila, in N Mexico. 420,947.
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The Saltillo Truck Assembly Plant will be repurposed to produce future commercial vehicles for global distribution.
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A finales de 2009, el escritor Gustavo Sainz tomo una decision: donaria su biblioteca personal al gobierno de Coahuila y trasladaria su residencia a Saltillo.
Evercast, a subsidiary of Mexico's Grupo Industrial Saltillo (GIS), Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico, has received a $55 million loan from Comercia Bank to complete the firm's ductile iron casting facility.
The plane was flying from Cozumel Island in Quintana Roo state to Plan de Guadalupe International Airport outside Saltillo, the capital of Coahuila, investigators said.
Bridesmaids were Kristina Harwood Etheridge of Honolulu, Hawaii; Jordan Rankin Faler of Monticello; Erin Leann Fortenberry of Nashville, Tennessee; Kimberly Lynn Lee of Belden; and Melanie Ruth Moore of Saltillo.
Por tal, se llevara a cabo una fiesta poetica en torno al 140 aniversario luctuoso de Acuna, que inicia en Saltillo, Coahuila y habra de continuar en Torreon, asi como algunas actividades en la Capilla Alfonsina en la Ciudad de Mexico.
Father Humberto Alvarez's uses unorthodox methods to reach out to churchgoers by spraying them with sacred water in the northern Mexican city of Saltillo.
A little girl was dying," explains Ariel Garcia, HBI Chairman of the Saltillo Heart Center in northeastern Mexico.
Leonard Ottosen, project manager at The Offshore Group's La Angostura Industrial Park in Saltillo, Coahuila, describes how companies that are new to the country are guided from the beginning of the start-up process through to the point at which actual part production takes place under the Mexico Manufacturing Shelter Plan.
Doubletree by Hilton Hotels, a brand from US-based hospitality company, Hilton Worldwide, a subsidiary of the Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX), has announced the opening of new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.