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wahine

(esp in the Pacific islands) a Polynesian or Maori woman, esp a girlfriend or wife
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Concerning the availability of foreign market experience (according to Johanson and Vahine (1977) a crucial prerequisite for the process of internationalization) a similar rationale applies.
In the revised version of the Uppsala model, Johanson and Vahine (2006; 2009) explicitly acknowledge the importance of belonging to networks to select and enter a market, although this effect was already implicit in the original model.
But take her words with a pinch of M&S roasted red and yellow peppers, Vahine caramel sauce and Col Sapori di Napoli pennea tringola.
With his shoulder-length hair, he was identified by the natives of Papeete as a "taata vahine," or man-woman, and the bisexual painter frequently foregrounded the constructed nature of gender and national identity in his works.
YOU almost expect to see a very much younger Brooke Shields splashing about in the blue lagoon when you tie up on Vahine in the Pacific.
In many ways, this idea of local embeddedness, that is, idiosyncratic expertise gained through in-country learning despite the liability of foreignness, predates the formal emergence of the RBV (Johanson & Vahine, 1977), and has been well developed in the IB literature.
and Vahine (1977), 'The Internationalisation Process of the Firm: A Model of Knowledge Development and Increasing Foreign Market Commitment', Journal of International Business Studies, 8 (1), pp23-32.
Often interpreted in anecdotal terms, the painting "Aita tamari vahine Judith te parari" (1893-94) constitutes the most elaborate example(3) of Gauguin's research that presents the primitive as embodied into the modern, the place elsewhere hidden under the place here; it contrasts the desire supposedly free elsewhere with the norm here, the spiritual with the erotic.
In France, the Company achieved strong increases in volume and product mix with increases in Ducros brand spice and herbs, as well as Vahine brand dessert items.
In prior studies of psychic distance, it has been argued that larger differences in educational level lead to higher levels of uncertainty for the investing firm, because managers experience more difficulties in communication and information exchange and in understanding the local market (Johanson and Vahine 1977).
Polynesian Cultural Center The Polynesian Cultural Center on Oahu will present the 10th Annual Te Mahana Hiroa Tumu O Tahiti (Tahitian Solo Dance Competition), including a Taurearea Tane & Vahine (Adult) Division on July 17 from 9:30 a.
2 tbsp Vahine Nappage Caramel sauce (find with the non-chilled desserts)