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Caguas

(kä`gwäs, kä`wäs), city (1990 pop. 133,447), E central Puerto Rico. Largest of Puerto Rico's inland cities, Caguas is an industrial center. Sugar is refined there, and the varied manufacturing includes diamond cutting, tobacco farming, and the production of plastic and leather goods.

Caguas

 

a city in eastern Puerto Rico. Population, 95, 000 (1970). A highway links it with the port of San Juan. Caguas is a commercial center of an agricultural region (sugarcane, tobacco, fruit, livestock). There is production of raw sugar, rum, and tobacco items and the processing of hides.

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10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patheon (TSX: PTI), a global provider of drug development and manufacturing services to the international pharmaceutical industry announced today its plan to consolidate its Puerto Rico operations into its manufacturing site located in Manati, and ultimately close or sell its plant in Caguas.
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Vanessa was born on July 3, 1982 in Caguas, Puerto Rico, daughter to Israel Ortiz and Ivonne Flores; she loved to stay at home and bake with her daughters and spend time with her family; She loved to go to Six Flags, she especially enjoyed watching fireworks on the 4th of July.