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2014-03-05 12:31:31

ReportsnReports.com offers Current Development of the Global LTE Subscriber Market, 1Q 2014 and LTE Profit Mantras 2014-2018 research reports in its store. DALLAS, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Current Development of the Global LTE Subscriber Market, 1Q 2014 report says Worldwide LTE Subscribers to Exceed 170 Million in 1Q 2014 as Top 3 Operators Account for 52% of Total Subscribers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140305/MN77119) The report profiles the latest development...

2014-03-05 12:24:00

DUBLIN, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fnh444/halogen_bulbs) has announced the addition of the "Halogen Bulbs - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fnh444/halogen_bulbs ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Halogen Bulbs in US$ Million. The report provides...

2014-03-05 04:21:34

ZTE CORPORATION's solutions greatly reduce the dependence on diesel generators and thereby, lower CAPEX, OPEX and greenhouse gas emissions CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the ICT green power solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognises ZTE Corporation with the 2013 Africa Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership. ZTE Corporation's reliable power solutions offer green, uninterrupted power supply and energy-saving...

2014-03-04 16:22:39

Commitment from the Peter Hawkins Dobberpuhl Foundation will benefit wild places and the people living in them ARLINGTON, Va., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Nature Conservancy (TNC), a global non-profit organization, announced today receipt of $26 million in funding through the Peter Hawkins Dobberpuhl Foundation for projects in Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia that are designed to conserve wild places and benefit the people who live in them, with $3 million allocated...

2014-03-04 12:25:40

Clitoraid's team to hold building inauguration ceremony at its delayed facility on March 7 and launch surgeries at another hospital LAS VEGAS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a statement released today by the nonprofit organization Clitoraid, pressure from the Catholic Church and other detractors of the International Raelian Movement (IRM) has caused Burkina Faso's government to block the scheduled March 7 opening of Clitoraid's clitoral repair hospital, known...

2014-03-03 23:04:57

Vena Solutions, a provider of innovative performance management software for mission-critical finance and accounting processes, continues to strengthen its global presence by partnering with two highly regarded South African-based companies to drive Vena 5 license transactions in the African continent. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Vena Solutions, a provider of unique, web-based software that transforms Excel into a full-scale enterprise solution, is pleased to announce that it...

2014-03-03 15:21:05

A failed Saharan Atlantic Ocean rift zone Break-up of the supercontinent Gondwana about 130 Million years ago could have lead to a completely different shape of the African and South American continent with an ocean south of today's Sahara desert, as geoscientists from the University of Sydney and the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences have shown through the use of sophisticated plate tectonic and three-dimensional numerical modelling. The study highlights the importance of rift...

2014-02-28 14:12:15

Early humans may have evolved black skin to protect against a very high risk of dying from ultraviolet light (UV)-induced skin cancer, a new analysis concludes. Skin cancer has usually been rejected as the most likely selective pressure for the development of black skin because of a belief that it is only rarely fatal at ages young enough to affect reproduction. But a new paper, published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, cites evidence that black people with albinism from parts of...

2014-02-26 16:32:58

DALLAS, Texas, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Kable's Market Opportunity Forecasts to 2018: Enterprise IT Security Software", "Kable's Market Opportunity Forecasts to 2018: Enterprise Applications"and "Kable's Market Opportunity Forecast to 2018: Enterprise Mobility Management" to its store. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/MN72357 The product Enterprise Mobility Management market provides revenue opportunity forecasts from 2014 to 2018,...

2014-02-26 16:27:56

LONDON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Vital Signs Monitoring Market - Market Landscape Analysis of Blood Pressure Monitoring Devices, Pulse Oximeters and Temperature Monitoring Devices - Forecasts up to 2018 The global vital signs monitoring devices market includes emergency support and care services and devices, which can be used not only at clinics, but also at a patient's home. The most significant healthcare trend...


Latest Africa Reference Libraries

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...

Micro Frog, Microbatrachella Capensis
2013-07-16 12:33:22

The Micro Frog (Microbatrachella capensis) is a minute species of frog belonging to the Pyxicephalidae family, in the monotypic genus Microbatrachella. At about .71 inches long, it is one of the smallest regional species. Its color varies from rufous brown with dark mottling, to tan or green, depending on the population. It is native to the south-western Cape area of South Africa, with a single population located on the Cape Flats of Cape Town and a series of populations on the eastern...

Africa
2013-02-18 11:10:17

As the world’s second-largest and second most populous continent, Africa is about 11.7 sq. miles including adjacent islands. It covers 6 percent of the Earth’s total surface area and 20.4 percent of the total land area. With 1 billion people, it accounts for about 15 percent of the world’s human population. It is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, both the Suez Canal and the Red Sea along the Sinai Peninsula to the northeast, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Indian...

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