Puerto Ordaz


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Puerto Ordaz

 

a city in eastern Venezuela, in the state of Bolivar. Population, 36,600 (1971). A port on the Orinoco River, Puerto Ordaz is situated at the Orinoco’s confluence with the Caroni River, which is navigable for large seagoing vessels. It exports iron ore, mainly to the USA, from the country’s new mining and metallurgical industrial region in the Guiana Highlands. The city is part of the Santo Tomé de Guayana agglomeration.

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In order to further strengthen the distribution network of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), Comunal Gas activates a contingency plan with distribution days in San Flix, Puerto Ordaz and Upata.
Troops fired tear gas in Caracas neighborhoods, the border city of San Cristobal, the depressed industrial city of Puerto Ordaz, and the arid northern city of Punto Fijo.
I will vote as I always have done because I have a lot to thank this government for," said Isabel Guerra, a voter in the central mining city of Puerto Ordaz.
The first two venues are expected to open in 2016 in Punto Fijo and Puerto Ordaz.
Fast forward to the sixth and final round of Group Three action and that remains the only point Mineros have to their name while Huracan are unbeaten and heading into the last 16 if they can win in Puerto Ordaz tonight.
Participaron 335 habitantes de 4 ciudades pertenecientes a 4 regiones del pais: region andina, los participantes de Valera-La Puerta; region zuliana, los de Maracaibo; region oriental, los habitantes de Puerto Ordaz y Caripe y region capital, los habitantes de Caracas.
On Saturday, an explosive device was thrown into a building of the state phone company Cantv in southeastern Puerto Ordaz city, burning eight vehicles, the government said.
The agreement was signed between the two Latin American nations on January 7, 2012, in the city of Puerto Ordaz, and its ratification by ALADI was a formal requirement for its entry into force.
CARACAS -- Venezuelan authorities say a gas leak caused an explosion in a gym just after a judo competition in the mining town of Puerto Ordaz.
En el sector Los Yopales de Rinconote, ubicado al sureste de Puerto Ordaz, a unos 800 m del rio Caroni y cuyo acceso se realiza por la avenida Atlantico, se encuentra una franja de arcillas caolinitlcas que se extiende en la direccion Norte-Sur al borde del rio Caroni.
La presencia habitual de policias y militares es otro ingrediente de este complejo escenario al que vengo una vez por semana, para hacer el trayecto (11 horas), de Caracas a Puerto Ordaz, donde vivo.
The new tours include the five-day Angel Falls package from $1,920, a six-day Fly Fishing Los Roques from $3,700, an eight-day Gran Sabana Jeep Safari and Puerto Ordaz from $1,799, an eight-day Jungle and Beach Escape from $2,360; a 10-day Islands Safaris and The Falls from $3,720; and a 12-day Trekking Mt.

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