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see SintraSintra
or Cintra
, town (1991 pop. 20,750), Lisboa dist., W Portugal, in Estremadura. The region has orange groves and vineyards as well as marble quarries, but Cintra is known primarily for its beautiful mountain location.
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Their endeavours have gone from strength to strength, as does their commitment to supporting charity Last Christmas, Cintra donated a tree to St Oswald's which several members of staff came in and decorated.
Cintra chief executive Carsten Staehr said: "The main aim of taking part is obviously to support COCO and raise money and awareness to assist their amazing efforts, however there was a healthy level of competition among the teams and for Cintra to bring home the crown is fantastic.
The loans and bonds will be repaid and Cintra will collect a profit on revenues the toll lanes generate over the next 50 years.
Sunrun also appointed Cameron Kinloch vice president of financial planning & analysis (FP&A) and Antonio Cintra vice president of distribution.
The labor unions--including ASSA and the pilots union (Asociacion Sindical de Pilotos Aviadores, ASPA)--negotiated very favorable contracts with Cintra for workers employed by both Mexicana and Aeromexico.
Cintra, 70, replaces the late general Julio Casas Regueiro -- President Raul Castro s right hand man -- who dropped dead of a heart attack September 3 at the age of 75.
Cintra Frias, born to a campesino family, joined the guerrillas against Batista at the age of 16.
Luiz Cintra is a former colleague of mine and I am delighted that he has agreed to lead the charge for us in Brazil.
The allegation that she preferred the benefit of working for Cintra Ltd to her duties as a director was "particularly mean and humiliating" for her.
Brazilian trainer Antonio Luiz Cintra Pereira, no stranger to Dubai success, has returned with a fine tenhorse string, Taking an unprecedented approach, Cintra's Brazilian string left Brazil in late November and spent 45 days in Newmarket before arriving in Dubai on January 8.
As an employee of Cintra US, the Madrid-based firm--with U.
Another actor, Luis Miguel Cintra, a veteran of some 17 Oliveira films, added: "He never makes any concessions when he works and he only does what he believes in and there is the secret of art: not to yield to convention.