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Billon

An alloy of silver consisting of pure silver mixed with copper. It is used in the production of some coins.
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Ya desde 1986 esa deuda habia alcanzado los 2 billones de dolares, en tanto que en 2005 era de 8 billones; pero en este 2012 esta a punto de cruzar la marca de los 16 billones de dolares.
Steven Billon bravely told the Gazette three years ago about his ordeal as a 15-year-old when he was brutally raped.
In the first half of 2014-15, Services exports grew by 3.7 per cent to US $ 75.9 billon while import of Services grew by 5.0 per cent to US $ 39.9 billon, resulting in net Services growth of 2.4 per cent.
Foncerrada destaca la urgencia de poner un alto a la mordida, a los bonos ilegales y demas practicas irregulares que le cuestan al sector privado un billon de pesos al ano, cantidad que seria suficiente para crear un millon y medio de empleos nuevos anualmente.
Group pretax profit slowed 3.6 percent to 54.19 billon yen on a 0.2 percent dip in sales to 1,316.70 billion yen.
Petition organiser Susan Billon, who has collected more than 60 signatures, said residents were not to blame for the mess.
Tres cuartas partes del gasto total (2 billones 846 mil 697 millones de pesos) se destinara a gasto programable (2 billones 117 mil 591 millones 100 mil pesos) y de este se destinaran sesenta centavos (59.12 por ciento) de cada peso a las funciones, tareas y acciones de desarrollo social (1 billon 251 mil 991 millones 300 mil pesos), lo que representara destinar mayores recursos a este rubro, 126 mil 808 millones de pesos, superiores en comparacion a lo aprobado para 2008 (1 billon 125 mil 183 millones 300 mil pesos).
Hitachi Capital will buy 2 billion yen worth of shares to acquire a stake of 7.49 percent in Towa, while Tepco Home Service, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Electric Power Co., and Osaka Gas will purchase 1 billon yen each for a 3.75 percent stake.
- petition organiser Susan Billon, pictured front with fellow residents who say they are not to blame for the mess in their Middlesbrough alley
The final cash purchase price paid by AmG in completing the acquisition is RM1.627 billon, comprising the base price of RM1.55 billon plus a sum of RM77 million for the increase in net assets (NA) of Kurnia from RM759 million (adjusted) as of 30 June 2011 to RM836 million as at the completion accounts date of 30 June 2012.
Coadyuvante a ello y agregado a la cifra de 285 mil millones de dolares que ha utilizado ya para preservar de la quiebra a Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac y AIG, el presidente Bush acaba de aprobar un paquete mas radical aun de 700 mil millones de dolares para intentar terminar de rescatar el sector financiero estadunidense: una espectacular cifra que suma el monto de casi !!un billon de dolares!!, o sea, cercano ya al PIB todo de nuestro querido Mexico (de un billon 102 mil mdd).