Ostan


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Ostan

In Iran, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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The senior William Ostan served at Fort Dix, New Jersey from 1976 to 1979; his son, CPT "Bill" Ostan, entered the Corps in 2007 and is on active duty today.
non tul ostan 'du bist toll' non tul uten 'du warst toll' 3.
Guests rushed to the first-floor balcony at the Ostan Hotel in Gweedore, Co Donegal, after they heard her screams.
But now the event faces an uncertain future after the town's only hotel, Ostan na Rossan, closed its doors last week with the loss of 30 jobs.
Presho had sued the owner of Ostan Thoraigh Comhlacht Teoranta hotel, Patrick Doohan, and the judge ruled that the director would be awarded 60,000 euros in compensation and costs for the loss of his home, reports the Telegraph.
to an intermediary agency called the Corporation for Transfer of Justice Shares (CTJS) within the Ministry of Economy and Finance on the same conditions; (3) separate agreements by CTJS with each of the country's 30 Ostan (region) Justice Shares Cooperative; (4) sale by the Ostan JSC to 337 Shahrestan (province) JSCs; and (5) issuance by the latter of coupons to eligible recipients.
On the contrary, since the process of share distribution itself requires the establishment of a central headquarters chaired by the president himself, a central secretariat, thirty new public mutual investment funds in every ostan operating through some 330 new "local cooperative societies," the size of state bureaucracy has actually increased
Farwell also announced that, in addition to Jones, four corporate managers are continuing to report to him: Simon Parfitt, Corporate Vice President - Finance; Bill Ostan, Corporate Vice President - Human Resources; Peter Gelfman, Corporate Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel; and Tony Ots, President of the Raypak Division.
Betty Harrand, 70, from east Yorkshire, was staying at the Ostan na Rosann Hotel in nearby Dungloe when she took unwell and died.
Our customers have stated that the value and long-term reliability experienced with Plasma-Therm equipment has been instrumental in their requests for an upgrade package," added Ed Ostan, Executive V.
Mr Presho alleged his 19thcentury stone house was deliberately demolished, and brought a High Court action for trespass and physical damage against the hotel, Ostan Thoraigh Comhlacht Teoranta, and its owner Patrick Doohan.