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a city in central Italy on the Arno

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a town in northeast South Carolina

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With headquarters in Florence, Italy, and operations in more than 70 worldwide locations, the company offers complete solutions for production, LNG, transportation, storage, refineries, and petrochemicals, as well as pipeline integrity solutions including pipeline-related software and pipeline asset management.
The report, commissioned by the Innocenti Research Centre in Florence, Italy, a UNICEF research unit, says that these reforms were among the most sweeping in scope and scale in any industrialized country, but were never monitored for their effect on children despite a request in 1997 from the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child for an impact study by the New Zealand government.
Jonathan Mann, former chief of the World Health Organization's global AIDS program, announced at the closing session of the International AIDS conference in Florence, Italy, that the AIDS pandemic is growing in momentum and HIV "will reach most, if not all, human communities.
FLORENCE, Italy, Nov 25 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Ambassador to Italy Sheikh Ali Khaled Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met Tuesday with Mayor of Florence Dario Nardella.
USA, which ranked fourth in the world, beat world Number one Brazil in four outstanding sets 3-1 to claim their second World League title at the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy on Sunday night.
With 200 works that are only rarely loaned outside Florence, Italy, this exhibit features sculptural masterpieces from the famed Medici villas and marks only the second time a major Michelangelo sculpture--the Apollo-David--has been brought to the States.
The gas turbines will be manufactured at Nuovo Pignone's Florence, Italy plant and the three units will be shipped in November and December of 1999 and January of 2000.
The 21st edition of Pitti Immagine Casa, Italy's luxury house linens trade show held in Florence, Italy, reported increased interest in the exporting of home textiles, especially to the U.
GE Energy's oil and gas unit, based in Florence, Italy, will supply the two main refrigerant turbo compressor strings for the second compressor train.
Commissioned by Advance Realty Group, Andrea Heinisch, a renowned artist from Florence, Italy, along with three other prominent artists, used a secco, meaning "dry" in Italian, technique which utilizes mineral and earth pigments.
They will also be presented at the following two occasions: the 15th International Conference on Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS XV) to be held in Manchester, UK, from September 12 to 16, and Cosmetics 2005 International Conference-World Wide Wellness to be held in Florence, Italy from September 19 to 21.
FLORENCE, ITALY -- Child poverty in 17 of 24 OECD countries increased in the 1990's, including Canada and the United States and is expected to rise again because of current social policies in many countries.
The volume, which is not indexed, contains papers originally presented at the 2005 AXMEDIS conference held in Florence, Italy.
Catholic novelist Muriel Spark died April 13 in a hospital in Florence, Italy.