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Borås

(bo͞orōs`), city (1990 pop. 59,710), Älvsborg co., SW Sweden, on the Viskan River. It is a transportation and commercial center and Sweden's leading textile center, with numerous cotton and woolen mills. Borås was founded in 1632 by Gustavus II.
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27 February 2017 - Sweden-based real estate company Castellum has acquired 14 Boras-based commercial properties in an exchange transaction with Klovern, selling nine Molndal and Partille properties, increasing Castellum's portfolio of commercial properties in Boras by 80%, the company said.
The contract has been awarded to the company by Boras Energi och Miljo's (BEM), which provides the city of Boras with district heating, district cooling, biogas, waste management, water and sewage treatment and energy and waste services.
Then Moorea, Tahiti, Bora Bora, the islands of French Polynesia appear out of nowhere, their great mountains reaching into the sky, their deep lagoons encircled by protective sandy reefs.
Visiting Boras this evening are, of course, Celtic, who head for Elfsborg's plastic pitch with a 1-0 lead to defend in their Champions League tie.
Signing with Boras would almost guarantee that Reyes would end up on another team, as the Mets are in a financial crisis and would need Reyes to give them a hometown discount.
It's safe to say country-rocker Charlie Daniels wasn't referring to Scott Boras when he wrote and released Devil Went Down to Georgia in 1979.
Europe's footballing governing body, whose main sponsor is McDonald's, has threatened to take games away from the Swedish town of Boras unless local fast food chain Max close their outlet at the Boras Arena.
NEW YORK - Scott Boras says the New York Yankees could still negotiate with Alex Rodriguez if they wanted to.
All Boras feature front and side airbags, anti-lock brakes, traction control, aircon, sound system, immobiliser, Isofix child seat preparation and high level third brake light.
No, Scott Boras, the baseball agent whose stratospheric deals for his clients are often blamed for transforming America's pastime into a brutal class system.