San Luis


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San Luis,

city (1991 pop. 110,353), capital of San Luis prov., W central Argentina. The city is the commercial center of an area producing cattle, corn, and asparagus; the surrounding area has timber and mineral resources. San Luis is a popular resort. Founded in 1594, it was burned and sacked by Native Americans in 1712 and 1720.

San Luis

 

a province in central Argentina, in the western part of the pampas. Area, 76,700 sq km. Population, 183,500 (1970). The capital is the city of San Luis. The province’s economy is based on extensive agriculture, for example, the raising of beef cattle and sheep, as well as the growing of grain crops. Tungsten and beryllium ores are mined in the east. San Luis has food-processing enterprises and enterprises for the production of leather.

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anos despues de aquella epoca revolucionaria, y sin embargo la vida del Mexico y del San Luis Potosi que conocemos no pareee tan distinta de la de entonces.
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Silver Standard Resources, Inc (TSX:SSO)(NASDAQ:SSRI), a Canada-based company that explores for silver resources in Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, Mexico, Peru and US, has announced an updated resource estimate from the San Luis Joint Venture in central Peru.
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They want filmmakers to think of San Luis, population 370,000, as Latin America's Hollywood.
CHIVAS: Ganando califica, si empata debe esperar a que no ganen San Luis, Dorados, Pumas, Morelia, Tigres o Atlante.
As business schools nationwide scale back doctoral programs, "the demand for accounting educators is going to get severe very quickly," says CPA Janice Carr, professor of accounting at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and co-chair of CalCPA's Accounting Education Committee.

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