Acajutla


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Acajutla

(äkäho͞ot`lä), town (1993 17,233), SW El Salvador, on the Pacific Ocean. It is a coffee and fishing port, a railroad terminus, and a resort. Sugar is an important export.
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Wartsila has won a 240m contract from Energia del Pacifico to supply turbines and engines for a 378MW Flexicycle power plant in Acajutla, El Salvador.
The firm's security and emergency response coverage includes El Salvador's largest cities and most popular tourist destinations such as San Salvador, Santa Ana, San Miguel, Acajutla, and Playas Negras.
A design has been presented for a power generating plant of 355 MW based on natural gas to be constructed in Acajutla and which will begin operating in 2018, reports elsalvador.
The efforts of the Attorney General's office enabled the destruction or proper disposition of nearly 80 percent of a large stockpile of precursor chemicals seized in the port of Acajutla in 2011.
The new Mesoamerican Route consists of an a 14 night voyage on the Pacific coast aboard the "Azamara Quest" Azamara Club CruisesA[R], from the Caldera Port, passing places other popular destinations including: Puntarenas Costa Rica, Gulf of Papagayo, Costa Rica; and docking at San Juan Port in Nicaragua, in Acajutla, El Salvador, Quetzal, Guatemala and the Mexican ports of Chiapas, Huatulco and Cabo Blanco, and finalizing its journey in Los Angeles, California.
The new Mesoamerican Route consists of an a 14 night voyage on the Pacific coast aboard the "Azamara Quest" Azamara Club Cruises[umlaut], from the Caldera Port, passing places other popular destinations including: Puntarenas Costa Rica, Gulf of Papagayo, Costa Rica; and docking at San Juan Port in Nicaragua, in Acajutla, El Salvador, Quetzal, Guatemala and the Mexican ports of Chiapas, Huatulco and Cabo Blanco, and finalizing its journey in Los Angeles, California.
A small wave reportedly hit the port of Acajutla following the 7.
A small tsunami hit the El Salvador port of Acajutla following the quake, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.
Megan Rieman, embarked aboard USS Boxer (LHD 4), gives a Salvadoran girl an eye exam at the Canton la Sunza School, Acajutla, El Salvador, during a Continuing Promise (CP) 2008 community relations project.
ACAJUTLA, El Salvador (Navy News Service)--Sixty pallets of food including fresh lettuce, mangoes, pineapples, shrimp and ice cream were loaded on board hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) recently.
A study by End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes (ECPAT) and the international humanitarian organization Casa Alianza found that minors from Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua have been seen working in brothels in San Salvador and in the Salvadoran ports of La Libertad, El Triunfo, and Acajutla.
His principal markets are 2 restaurants in Acajutla and 5 restaurants in San Salvador; each buys about 200 cockles/day from him.