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occidental

[‚äk·sə′dent·əl]
(lapidary)
Property of a gemstone which is of an inferior quality (grade, luster, or value) or is an inferior variety.
Property of a substitute gemstone that is misrepresented as being the genuine gem.
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Villagracia said PCSO assistance for indigent patients in Negros Occidental and Bacolod City has not been affected by the more than one month halt in STL operations in the province that started on July 27.
The Negros Occidental display, located at L122, is one of the attractions of the Western Visayas booth.
SMED'S official added that the presentation will help them gain access to Canada for products from Negros Occidental.
Phil Gresh resumed coverage of Occidental Petroleum with an Underweight rating and $50 price target.
Anadarko shareholders are receiving USD 59.00 in cash and 0.2934 shares of Occidental common stock per share of Anadarko common stock in the transaction.
Magsaysay, Occidental Mindoro -- (all levels, public and private)
Senior Occidental Oman employees have been assigned as mentors during the programme's duration, in order to support the interns through their experience.
Occidental is on a clear path to enhance value creation through the pending acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) and the Company believes that its shareholders' interests would be best served by focusing on completion and integration of that acquisition.
By virtue of these contracts, LAMAD will provide Occidental Oman with metering services; while OIS will provide Occidental Oman with tubular inspection and repair services.
Muscat: As part of its in-country value (ICV) strategy to support locally manufactured materials and maximize expenditure on goods and services made in Oman, Occidental Oman signed two new contracts with LAMAD and Oilfield Inspection Services (OIS).
Additionally, Occidental Entertainment has expanded the footprint of its Studio Group operations at its Radford Studio complex with the addition of another one-acre property that includes 20,000 square feet of stage and office space, storage areas and extra parking.