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Boa Vista

(bō`ə vēsh`tə), city (1996 pop. 154,166), capital of Roraima state, NW Brazil, on the Rio Branco. Its economy is based on the processing and shipment of minerals (gold, bauxite, diamonds, and gold) found in the surrounding region. Primary manufactures are alcohol and petroleum, construction goods, and metal products. Boa Vista became the capital of Roraima when it was created (as the federal territory of Rio Branco) in 1943.

Boa Vista

a town in N Brazil, capital of the state of Roraima, on the Rio Branco. Pop.: 275 000 (2005 est.)
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But discovered, also of the Tui holiday company in Boa Vista, where fleets of them, all liveried in pale blue with a red smiley mouth on the door, regularly bounce along the road carrying tourists to off-road destinations.
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Caption: FIGURE 1: Paricarana seeds classified by tegument color (orange and red) from 12 matrices collected in Boa Vista and Amajari, Roraima state, 2014.
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With an NGO, the Cabo Verdean Institute for Children and Adolescents (ICCA) trained NGOs, civil society leaders, judges, and police on Sal and Boa Vista islands to identify and refer trafficking victims to care; however, many authorities remained unable to differentiate sex trafficking from sexual abuse and negligence, which resulted in incomplete data on trafficking victims identified.
Assim, este manuscrito destaca ser necessario integrar variaveis fisicas e sociais para avaliar processos relacionados a inundacoes no espaco urbano de forma a melhor planejar e gerir riscos a inundacao na cidade de Boa Vista (figura 1), Roraima, Amazonia setentrional, Brasil.
Additional flights have been added to the programme for 2019 summer, with extra flights to Antalya and Dalaman in Turkey and also to Chania in Greece and Boa Vista in Cape Verde, opening up 10 and 11 night holidays to the two destinations.
A Comarca de Boa Vista compreende os municipios Canta e Boa Vista, contudo, somente processos da capital foram considerados, ja que o quantitativo e incomparavelmente maior e tambem porque o interesse se baseia na criminalidade em area urbana e, a maioria dos casos identificados no municipio do Canta ocorreu na area rural, devido ao fato de sua populacao residente no campo (11.521 habitantes), segundo o Censo Demografico 2010 (IBGE, 2010) superar a populacao da area urbana (2.257 habitantes).