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town, Vanuatu: see Port VilaPort Vila
or Vila,
town (2009 pop. 45,694), capital and largest town of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. On the SW coast of Efate island, it is a deep-sea port built around a natural harbor at Pontoon Bay.
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Vila originally supported the purchase but allegedly voiced opposition to Padron's decisions on how to make that happen.
Seremeta and Hoz de Vila needed three sets to win their singles matches.
In Portugal, an employee costs twice his salary, whereas in Brazil an employee costs three times his salary" says JosE Wahnon, general director of Vila Gald in Brazil.
In fact, so many people have asked me how to choose the right paint, that I recently introduced the answer: the Bob Vila Signature Collection paint line, which includes premium exterior and interior paints and primers.
A spokesman for Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer told Kyodo News that both the Australian High Commission and the British High Commission, which are housed in the same building in Port Vila, were evacuated Thursday.
Vila discusses how a supervisor would discipline an officer who reported for work impaired by alcohol, yet ignore (and often contribute to) fatigue-related impairment by assigning additional duties.
For 191 horses in 10 breeds, Vila and his colleagues studied mitochondrial DNA, which mutates relatively quickly and descends through mothers.
The port, equivalent to 733,000 bottles, was lost when a landslide flooded into Fonseca's premises in Vila Nova de Gala in Portugal.
The first two computers were sent from London to the Parque Vila Isabel favela by the businessman who made the suggestion, Bela Hatvany.
Kizombas (a word with African origins meaning encounter or brotherhood), marches and binges parade through a loose narrative, without pretensions, full of Vila Isabel, the traditional neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro where the Samba School of Vila Isabel was founded.
The surrounding neighborhood has its share of conscientious homeowners, and Vila feared the school's condition would make them angry enough to move away.