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Synonyms for Jacob

French biochemist who (with Jacques Monod) studied regulatory processes in cells (born in 1920)

(Old Testament) son of Isaac

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Yaacob will join the bank as chief country officer and head of corporate banking and securities Malaysia.
26th Chinese Culture Minister, Cai Wu, and Singapore's Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts, Yaacob Ibrahim, sign the Sixth Executive Programme on Cultural Cooperation in the Arts, Heritage and Library in Singapore.
5) Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Minister Yaacob Ibrahim came in March to meet with Minister Mohammad Jamil Mulla.
The agreement was made at a meeting in Singapore between visiting Japanese Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Yukio Edano and Singaporean Information, Communications and the Arts Minister Yaacob Ibrahim.
The announcement of the setting up by the Media Development Authority (MDA) of such a wide-scale DVB-T2 trial infrastructure was made by Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts, at the opening ceremony of this year's Infocomm Media Business Exchange (imbX2011), which incorporated BroadcastAsia, CommunicAsia and EnterpriseIT, at Marina BayBay Sands last monthmonth.
I m still traumatised by the cries that I heard," said Kamarul Zaman Yaacob, 44, who rushed to the scene after getting a call from a friend.
In comparison Jalan Yaacob Latifs KLFA, host of third AFC U19 Women Championship, have only 18,000 capacity, situated in Cheras, a suburb of Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur, located to the south-east of Kuala Lumpur.
Also present at the event were the chief executive officer of Columbia Asia Hospitals in Malaysia, Kelvin Tan, and general manager of Columbia Asia Hospital-Nusajaya, Rahani Yaacob.
Minister Safar discussed water desalination methods used in Kuwait, with Singapore's Minister for Environment and Water Resources Yaacob Ibrahim, according to the envoy.
Yaacob Dweck translated Haim's novel from Hebrew to English and the words flow effortlessly page after page.
Consulting chef Shukrie Yaacob helped develop the menu, training the staff on preparing and presenting the authentic dishes.
Spearheading the project is the Inter-Ministerial Committee for Sustainable Development, chaired by Singapore's National Development Minister Mah Bow Tan, and the Environment and Water Resources Minister Dr Yaacob Ibrahim.
Yaacob, "Computational Assessment of Sparsity in Board Games," Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Computer Games: AI, Animation, Mobile, Educational and Serious Games (CGames 2008), Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 30 July--2 August, 2008, pp.