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2014-07-08 23:02:41

The global oil country tubular goods market is thereby expected to grow to approximately $59 billion by 2019, at a CAGR of more than 7% from 2014 to 2019. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/oil-country-tubular-goods-octg-market-5108819.html) (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The report “Oil Country Tubular Goods Market by Grade (API, Premium), by Product (Seamless, ERW), & by Geography (North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and Middle East) - Global Trends...

2014-07-08 16:22:08

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report defines and segments the "EHV Transmission Market by System and Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and Americas) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019", into systems and geography with analysis and forecasts of the global revenue. The global EHV Transmission Market is estimated to grow from over $10 Billion in 2014 to nearly $14 Billion by 2019 at a CAGR of over 5%. Browse 49 market data...

2014-07-08 08:39:30

GEMA Members Collaborate, Share Expertise in Groundbreaking Effort to Standardize Consulting Practices, Streamline Enterprise Mobility Solutions and Services across 110+ Countries CLEVELAND, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vox Mobile, the leading provider of complete enterprise mobility solutions, has teamed up with the Global Enterprise Mobility Alliance (GEMA) and 12 other alliance members to formalize a new set of global best practices to guide managed mobility services (MMS)...

2014-07-07 23:04:03

Two World-class Financial Services Executives to Join Investment Firm's Leadership Team New York, NY (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Cornerstone Capital Inc., has appointed Michael Baldinger and Eric-Vincent Guichard to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Baldinger currently serves as CEO of RobecoSAM AG, a Zurich-based investment firm that pioneered and specializes in sustainable investing. Guichard is Founder and CEO of Homestrings, an online portal that offers a range of tools to...

2014-07-07 12:28:47

Obstetrician/gynecologist who opposed AVFE/CLITORAID Kamkaso Hospital opening must pay punitive damages LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a verdict released on June 30, the Ouagadougou Supreme Court of Burkina Faso, West Africa, found Professor Charlemagne Marie Ouedraogo guilty of defaming the Raelian Church of Bukina Faso. The court sentenced Ouedraogo to a stiff fine of 100,000 FCFA plus 1 million FCFA in punitive damages, payable to the Raelian Church. He must...

2014-07-07 12:25:56

LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Credit Card Profitability: Middle East & Africa - A Lafferty Research Reporthttp://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/debit_credit_cards/credit_card_profitability_middle_east_africa_lafferty_research_report.html The credit card offers potentially the single most profitable product in all of retail banking. And, as the worst effects of the financial crisis begin to recede, so...

2014-07-05 23:00:48

North America Floating Production System Market is split by geography including Gulf of Mexico and Others. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-floating-production-system-8361702681.html (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 Offshore drilling activities are growing rapidly globally, which has led to the overall growth of the floating production systems market. Latin America, North America, and Africa, are expected to have a maximum number of orders booked, forming the Golden Triangle....

2014-07-04 08:21:12

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- <start indent> "We know where we're going... We know where we're from... We're leaving Babylon... We're going to our fatherland." Bob Marley AFRICA24 MEDIA and CCTV NEWS invite you to a half hour of spirituality, music and celebration with "The Rastafarians: Coming Home to Africa". A movement, or to many a religion, the Rasta-far-I started in Jamaica in the 1930's. In the 1960's...

2014-07-04 08:20:57

JOHANNESBURG, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Atlatsa Resources Corporation ("Atlatsa" or the "Company") (TSX; NYSE MKT; JSE: ATL) is pleased to announce that following approval by the Company's shareholders at the Annual General and Special Meeting of the Company held on Friday, June 27, 2014, the Company's listing status on the JSE Limited ("JSE") has been amended from primary to secondary status with effect from July 3, 2014. This allows Atlatsa to comply only with the listing...

2014-07-04 04:21:08

LONDON, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Second edition of Summit takes place alongside 1st PHARMATECH AFRICA Exhibition in Accra, Ghana, Sept. 10-12, 2014. PharmaAfrica is pleased to announce their new partnership with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), a specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development, in producing the 2nd AFRICA PHARMACEUTICAL SUMMIT (APS), a conference that brings together executives from...


Latest Africa Reference Libraries

Working horse
2014-06-14 10:44:57

The Fouta is a breed of horse originating from Senegal, West Africa. Also known as the Foutanke, the horse was developed from crossing the Fleuve and M’Bayer breeds resulting in a light work horse. The Fleuve horse is also found in Senegal, West Africa. This light horse was bred from crossing Barb horses with local ponies. The M’Bayer also evolved from the Barb horse and originated in the Baol region of Senegal. This breed is usually bay or chestnut. The average horse in Senegal is...

Mauritius Blue Pigeon, Alectroenas nitidissima
2014-04-18 12:27:42

The Mauritius Blue Pigeon (Alectroenas nitidissima) is an extinct species of blue pigeon previously native to the Mascarene island of Mauritius located in the Indian Ocean eastwards of Madagascar. It has two extinct relatives from the Mascarenes and three living ones from other islands. It is the type species of the genus of blue pigeons, Alectroenas. It had white colored hackles around the head, neck, and breast and blue colored feathers on the body, and it was red on the tail and the...

Heinrich Barth
2014-01-06 09:33:24

Heinrich Barth, born February 16 of 1821 and died November 25th of 1865, was a German explorer of Africa and a scholar. He is one of the greatest of the European explorers of Africa, and his scholarly preparation, ability to speak and write in Arabic, learning African languages, and character meant that he delicately documented the details of the cultures that he visited. He was among the first to comprehend the uses of oral history of the peoples, and he collected many. He established...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Neanderthals
2013-10-03 16:03:35

The Neanderthals or Neandertals are an extinct species or subspecies of the genus Homo which is closely related to modern humans. They are known from fossils, dating back from the Pleistocene period, which have been found in Europe and parts of western and central Asia. The species gets its name from Neandertal, “Neander’s Valley”, the location in Germany where it was first uncovered. Neanderthals are classified either as a subspecies of Homo sapiens or as a distinct species of the...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.