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A Portuguese measure of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 1.4 liters. It became obsolete after Lusophone countries adopted the metric system in the 19th century.
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This important indicator got its start as a suggested measure of the indebtedness of the Province of Canada and, some sixty years later, found a place on the balance sheet of the Dominion of Canada.
He has been recognized by Canadian Lawyers Magazine as one of the top ten lawyers in the Dominion of Canada (2001).
In 1948, two referendums brought it into the Dominion of Canada.
The creation of the Dominion of Canada has not been greeted with universal happiness all over the country.
Founded in 1887, The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company is one of Canada's largest property and casualty insurance companies, committed to providing high quality home, automobile and business insurance products and services.
Fleming has served as President and CEO of the Toronto Stock Exchange; Deputy Chairman, President and CEO of National Trust Company; President and CEO of The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company; and Executive Vice-President of The Bank of Nova Scotia.
SAN DIEGO -- Audatex, a Solera company and the only global claims solutions provider serving the automotive industry, today announced, that The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company (The Dominion) has signed a multi-year renewal agreement with Audatex North America, Inc.
Fleming has over 35 years experience in the financial services industry where he served consecutively as Executive Vice President of Scotiabank, CEO of The Dominion of Canada Insurance Co.
Guidewire has more than 40 customers worldwide including insurance companies of all sizes and across all lines of business, including CNA, Amica Mutual Insurance Company, Main Street America Group, Canada's The Co-operators Group and The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company; Australia's Suncorp, U.
Amex: KEA), has been awarded a five-year, multi-million application management outsourcing contract by Toronto-based The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company.
Guidewire customers include insurance companies of all sizes and across all lines of business, including CNA, Amica Mutual Insurance Company, Main Street America Group, Canada's The Co-operators Group and The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company; Australia's Suncorp, U.
AUSTIN, Texas, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC) announced today licensing of COGEN/MP through the year 2008 to The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company, the P&C insurance subsidiary of E-L Financial Corporation (Toronto: ELF), based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.