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2014-09-16 08:21:49

SAINT-CLOUD, France, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Falcon 5X and 8X also expected to drive future growth in Africa Dassault Aviation will present its large cabin, long range Falcon 7X at the Africa Aerospace & Defence Expo, to be held in Gauteng, South Africa on 17-21 September 2014. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/706181-a ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120925/564526-a ) AAD is billed as the foremost...

2014-09-15 12:31:45

DALLAS, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers Global E-Waste Management Market (2011 - 2016) research report in its store that says the global volume of e-waste generated is expected to reach 93.5 million tons in 2016 from 41.5 million tons in 2011 at a CAGR of 17.6% from 2011 to 2016. The revenue generated from the e-waste management market is expected to grow from $9.15 billion in 2011 to $20.25 billion in 2016 at a CAGR of 17.22% from 2011 to 2016....

2014-09-15 12:22:45

DALLAS, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Wireline Logging Services Market by Hole Type (Cased Hole, Open Hole), by Wireline Type (Electricline, Slickline) & Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, North America, South America) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the Wireline Logging Services Market with an analysis and forecast of the global revenue. Browse 70 market data tables with 29 figures spread through 171...

2014-09-15 04:20:30

AERZEN, Germany, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Onlime announced signing of the contract during the IBC event in Amsterdam with Gazprom Space Systems taking capacity on Yamal-402 satellite to increase Ku offering addressing a growing demand in Sub-Saharan Africa. Onlime has full Ku and C-Band satellite coverage for VSAT services over the African continent, providing reliable business communications solutions to the enterprise market, whether directly through one of...

2014-09-13 16:20:17

DALLAS, September 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cross-Platform & Mobile Advertising Market by Solutions (Campaign, Delivery, Reporting & Analytics, Proximity), by Advertising (Search, SMS/MMS/P2P Messaging, Rich Media, Coupons, In-App) - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018) research report, now available with ReportsnReports.com, forecasts the industry to grow from $15.13 billion in 2013 to $76.57 billion in 2018, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR)...

2014-09-11 23:13:29

The Global Air Traffic Control equipment market is estimated to be at $4160.2 million in 2014 and expected to register a CAGR of 4.82% to reach $5519.5 million by 2020. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/air-traffic-control-equipment-market-159216929.html (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The report provides an in-depth analysis of the "Air Traffic Control Equipment Market by product types (Communication, Navigation, and Surveillance), by Geography (North America, Europe, Latin...

2014-09-11 20:20:13

ReportsnReports.com adds "Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market by Application (Commercial, Defense, & Homeland Security), Technology (Tethered, Tele-operated, Semi-autonomous, Fully-autonomous), Payload (Fixed, Role Specific), Type (Locomotion, Size, Weapons, Energy Source) & by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Latin America, Africa) - Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2020)" global research report to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --...

2014-09-11 12:27:18

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Medical Ultrasound Equipment - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical Ultrasound Equipment in US$ Million by the following End-Use Segments: Radiology, Cardiology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Vascular, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the...

2014-09-11 12:22:35

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Oilfield Chemicals - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Oilfield Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Drilling Fluids, Cementing Chemicals, Production Chemicals, EOR (Enhanced Oil Recovery) Chemicals, Stimulation Chemicals, and Completion & Workover...

2014-09-11 08:23:03

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Soda Ash - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Soda Ash in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Glass (Container Glass, Flat Glass, Fiber Glass, & Others), Chemicals, Soaps & Detergents, Pulp & Paper, Flue Gas Desulfurization, Water Treatment, and...


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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