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Curicó

(ko͞orēkō`), city (1990 est. pop. 77,632), capital of Curicó prov., central Chile, near the Mataquito River. Founded in 1743, Curicó is the metropolis of a flourishing agricultural region noted for livestock raising and wine. The town was rebuilt after an earthquake destroyed it in 1928; it also suffered significant damage from the 2010 earthquake.

Curicó

 

a city in central Chile, capital of Curicó province. Population, 39,400 (1966). Railroad station. Curicó is the center of an agricultural region. Its industries include wine-making, flour-milling, and other branches of industry engaged in the processing of agricultural raw materials. Hats are also manufactured here.

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A 6.5-magnitude earthquake on Thursday interrupted Chilean President Sebastian Pinera as he was making a speech at a fruit exporting plant in Teno, a town in central Curico province, Trend reports citing Xinhua.
oeni population genetic clustering obtained of three Central Valleys of Chile: Maipo, Curico y Colchagua and correlate them with malolactic fermentation, biogenic amines and amino acids concentrations from vintages from the same vineyards using correspondence analysis and Partial Least Square Discriminant Analysis (PLS-DA).
Leading hotel group Radisson has announced the opening of a new property in Curico, Chile.
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Vina Aresti, an estate-produced winery based in Chile's Curico Valley, has added the "Family Collection" Assemblage to its portfolio.
Under the terms of an eight year concession contract with the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication, Systech Chile is providing vehicle emission and road worthiness inspections in three inspection stations in Curico, Parral and Constitucion.
En primer lugar se hizo una breve reconstruccion de las implicancias que tienen para el territorio las transformaciones politicas y economicas implementadas desde 1974, destacando la instalacion de un nuevo locus de control en el territorio: la zona Talca y Curico. Asi, hemos establecido que la region nueva, mas que una nueva delimitacion geografica, es un dispositivo politico localizado en la zona de influencia de las dos ciudades principales de la region.
Taipei City, Taiwan, December 05, 2012 --(PR.com)-- 4ipnet, the leading provider of networking total solutions for wireless and wired Connectivity, Management, Security, Mobility and Services, improved the existing Wi-Fi solution at the Catholic University of Maule, Campus Curico, Chile using 4ipnet access points and WLAN controllers.
First up is Co-op's Fairtrade Chilean carmenere 2010 - from the Curico Valley and reduced by a pound to pounds 4.99.
M&S includes Chilean shiraz in its Fairtrade Fortnight starting on Monday, with full-bodied, fruity, spicy aromatic red Fairtrade Curico Valley Shiraz 2008 (pounds 5.99).