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Carúpano

 

a city in Venezuela, in Sucre state, on the Carib-bean coast. Population, 45, 100 (1969). Carúpano is a tradingcenter and fishing port, serving the agricultural regions andfishing industries on the Peninsula de Paria. Coffee and cacao are exported.

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The Company is headquartered in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia and has offices in London, Geneva, Houston, Jakarta, Carupano and Caracas.
Arismendi, Peninsula de Paria, SE de Carupano, NE de Maturincito, Cerro La Cerbatana a lo largo del camino de La Sierra al caserlo Guarico y subiendo la fila, 650-850 m, 10[degrees]38'N, 63[degrees]10'W, 9 Jan 2005, Meier et al.
They said the 17-year-old was struck by a vehicle during a demonstration against the OPEC nation's socialist government late on Monday in the coastal town of Carupano.
In the coastal town of Carupano ineasternVenezuela, residents said a 17-year-old student struck by a car died after a demonstration against the socialist government.
The bulk terminals at Guayabal and Carupano handle sugar shipments from the neigh-boring provinces of Camaguey and Holguin besides its own Las Tunas production.
The quake's epicenter was about 25 miles from Carupano, near the Caribbean coast in northeastern Venezuela, the agency said.
Carupano was the first city in the country to have a submarine telephone cable, joining this city with Marseille in France.
Green-lipped mussel Perna viridis (60-80 mm) was collected from "La Esmeralda" (10[degrees]26'N, 64[degrees]01'O) a locality near Carupano in eastern Venezuela.
The Cable House, in Carupano, on the Paria Peninsula, the vital center of the national economy around 1860, was the only Venezuelan port with direct underwater cable communication.
Package tours now being developed are bringing tourists - primarily Germans and other Western Europeans - to such places as Cumana, Carupano, and other points of interest throughout Paria.
You'll sleep in hammocks, eat some local foods, perhaps hunt and fish with the Indians; then continue to Carupano for visits to the market, beach activities, hikes on jungle trails.