De Aar


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De Aar

 

a city in the Republic of South Africa in Cape Province. Population, 16,600 (1966). De Aar is a large railroad junction and has railroad workshops. The center of a livestock breeding region, it holds annual agricultural fairs.

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A prime example is the commitment made during Taking Parliament to the People in De Aar to revitalise the railway hub in the area as a means of economic development.
The existing De Aar laboratory in the district provides some basic pathology services across a service precinct of 103 410 [km.
Previamente Zapata Anorve fue diputado local con el periodo de AAR y subsecretario de ganaderia y pesca.
Construction on the 138-MW Jeffreys Bay wind farm on the Eastern Cape, the 50-MW photovoltaic (PV) solar farm in De Aar and the 50-MW solar project in Droogfontein, both in the Northern Cape, will begin soon and commissioning is expected by mid 2014.
Surgeon, De Aar Hospital, Northern Cape, and Private Practitioner, De Aar
Creo que todos debe mos de aar algo de nosotros mismos a la humanidad y ayudar al que menos tiene porque no sabemos cual sera nuestra suerte en un futuro", expreso.
The year I started high school, my father joined the railway police and we moved down to De Aar in the middle of the Karroo.
She proved a treasure and carried me gallantly through nine months of tough campaigning, and down to De Aar in Cape Colony where she took the fatal blue-tongue fever.
In Italy, one can climb the mountains from Bologna to Pistoia, and in South Africa, drive the Orange Express from Kimberley to De Aar.
Output from the plant would have to be transported to the coast via the existing 1,000km Saldanha rail line, and then shipped to the Eastern Cape or taken overland by rail via De Aar.
However the prevalence rate of 122/1000 found in De Aar, still makes it the highest reported FASD rate worldwide.