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2014-07-17 16:21:52

HOUSTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2014 results on Thursday, August 7, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time). Interested parties may participate by dialing 1 (877) 209-9921. International parties may dial 1 (612) 288-0340. The confirmation code is 331766. This call will also be webcast on VAALCO's website at www.vaalco.com....

2014-07-17 12:21:36

Flights on Sale from $1,055* Round-trip (restrictions apply) FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline is offering special sale fares for travel this fall from New York (JFK Airport) and Washington, DC (Dulles Airport) to destinations throughout Africa including; Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban in South Africa; Dakar, Senegal; Lusaka, Zambia, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Harare, Zimbabwe; Blantyre and Lilongwe in...

2014-07-16 23:13:53

telyHD Pro and telyCloud Connect Teams Across Canada, Africa, Asia and Latin America Redwood City, Calif. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Tely Labs, the leader in simple, secure and affordable video conferencing systems, today announced not-for-profit organization CECI implemented its telyHD Pro video conferencing systems to connect team members of multi-national projects. CECI focuses on economic development, food security, emergency response and gender equality in developing areas of the world....

2014-07-16 23:02:28

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Africa Printer Market (Laser, Inkjet and Dot-matrix): Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/printer-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Printer Market - Africa Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth,...

2014-07-16 20:22:05

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Pressure Pumping Market by Types (Hydraulic Fracturing, Cementing, Others), North America Resource Type (Conventional, Unconventional), North America Well Type (Horizontal, Vertical) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to...

2014-07-16 16:22:58

DETROIT, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The WORD Network is now available to an additional 70 million viewers throughout Central and Southern Africa. This is due to a new working agreement with ViewSat to launch on IntelSat20. The WORD Network position is on a selection of Free To Air Networks available to all residents living in Central and Southern African countries. "We are ecstatic to be working with ViewSat and being able to get our message out to people throughout Africa. With...

2014-07-16 12:26:14

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Cement & Concrete Additives Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/701866/World-Cement--Concrete-Additives-Market.html World demand to exceed $25 billion by 2017 World demand for cement and concrete additives is projected to surpass $25 billion by 2017. Although global growth in cement consumption is projected to decelerate somewhat, additive demand will increase considerably...

2014-07-16 08:22:29

Sale of Cape Town-based annual conference continues sharpening of Summit's focus on digital media and marketing services within financial services industries NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Professional Networks (Summit) announced that it completed the sale of the Investing in African Mining Indaba to Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, the international online information and events group. The sale of the asset, Summit's only overseas event business and only...

2014-07-15 16:27:20

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Type 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2160179/Type-2-Diabetes-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H1-2014.htmlType 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Type 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Type 2 Diabetes clinical trial scenario. This report...

2014-07-15 12:29:33

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2160177/Autism-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H1-2014.htmlAutism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Autism clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to...


Latest Africa Reference Libraries

Delalande’s Coua, Coua delalandei
2014-09-11 11:30:30

Delalande’s Coua (Coua delalandei), known also as the Snail-Eating Coua and Delalande’s Coucal, is an extinct species of non-parasitic cuckoo from Madagascar. It only was known to science as an extant bird for a rather short time during the early 19th century. There is some disagreement regarding the area of occurrence. Although there were reports that the bird was also found in the area of Fito and Maroantsetra along with near Toamasina, the coastal areas of northern Toamasina Province,...

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...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'