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2008-09-12 06:00:27

Albanians living and working in the U.S. can now stay in touch with their homeland like never before. Home2US (www.home2US.com), a leading provider of top international television and radio programming to ethnic audiences across North America and beyond, today announced it has added three premium channels produced by Albania's Top Channel (TCH) to its rapidly expanding direct-to-home lineup. The Albanian channel bouquet joining Home2US includes Top Channel, which features news, news...

2008-09-10 06:00:26

Text of report in English by Pristina-based independent internet news agency KosovaLive Prishtina [Pristina], 9 Sep (KosovaLive) - The Ministry of Energy and Mining (MEM) of Kosova [Kosovo] and the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Energy of Albania signed today a memorandum of cooperation, which aims the enlargement of the connection infrastructures as well the exchange of experiences between the two countries. The memorandum foresees the exchange of electric energy between Kosova and...

2008-08-18 09:00:54

BAAR, Switzerland, August 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manas Petroleum Corp. (MNAP.OB) Seismic acquisition commenced in Albania Manas Petroleum Corporation today announces that it's wholly owned subsidiary DWM Petroleum AG has commenced the first part of a 600 KM 2-D seismic program in Albania. The seismic crew from the Geological Institute of Israel (GII) has mobilized 5 vibrators to Albania and set up a camp close to Tirana (Albania). Today the first line was successfully...

2008-08-17 15:00:21

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 15, 2008) - Carlaw Capital III Corp. ("Carlaw" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:CW.P) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive acquisition agreement dated August 14, 2008 with JAB Resources Limited ("JAB"), an Australian private corporation, and Mr. Robert Murdoch, an officer and director of JAB, pursuant to which Carlaw will complete a business combination to acquire JAB (the "Proposed Transaction"). When completed, the Proposed...

2008-08-13 09:01:05

CALGARY, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: BNK, AIM: BNK) is pleased to announce record production, revenue and funds from operations during the three months ended June 30, 2008. - Average production was 6,131 boepd, 5,826 bopd from Albania and 305 boepd from its U.S. operations, representing a 12% increase from 5,452 boepd for the first quarter of 2008, and 42% higher than the 4,314 boepd for the second quarter of 2007. - Higher...

2008-08-07 09:00:14

Text of report by Albanian independent centre-right newspaper Albania, on 2 August [Report by Emanuela Sako: "Doctors at Hospital Centre of Tirana University Complain of Shortages of Medicines and Obsolescent Equipment"] Shortages of medicines and obsolescent equipment are among the major problems of the country's biggest hospital centre - the Hospital Centre of Tirana University [QSUT], with adverse repercussions on the quality of services in this centre. The head of the QSUT Surgical...

2008-07-22 12:00:13

Text of report in English by Albanian state news agency ATA Tirana, 22 July: The Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha hailed on Tuesday the arrest of Radovan Karadzic as another deserved blow against the Serbian ultra-nationalism, according to Premier's spokeswoman Juela Mecani. A press release published on the website of the Prime Ministry considers arrest of Karadzic, one of the most barbarous figures of the Serbian ultra-nationalism and the main responsible for the genocide and ethnic...

2008-07-03 09:01:08

CALGARY, July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: BNK, AIM: BNK) is pleased to announce that it has elected to exercise its option to acquire the remaining 50% interest in the Kucova oil field, located in Albania, through the acquisition of the remaining 50% of the issued and outstanding securities of an independent private company, Sherwood International Petroleum Ltd. ("Sherwood"). The final closing was completed for a payment of $1.5 million. Sherwood is now a...

2008-06-30 09:03:27

Text of report in English by Albanian state news agency ATA Tirana, 28 June: Minister of Economy, Trade and Energy Genc Ruli and Deputy Minister of Economy and Finances of Kosova Bedri Hamza agreed on Saturday [28 June] to enhance cooperation in the field of electrical power. Among those attending proceedings of the forum on topic 'Establishment of Open Albanian And Regional Energy and Mine Markets, held as part of Konfindustria fair, were leaders of Kosova Power Corporation (KEK), Albania...

2008-06-19 12:00:58

Text of report by Croatian privately-owned independent weekly Nacional, on 10 June ["Exclusive" report by Marko Biocina, Plamenko Cvitic and Berislav Jelinic: "Sanader's Nuclear Programme"] The great increase in energy prices has begun to seriously endanger the profitable business activity of the Croatian economy and the living standard of citizens, and the government, faced with the problem, has decided to embark on the realization of major infrastructural projects that are supposed to...


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Adriatic Sea
2013-04-18 22:08:38

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water dividing the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan Peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and neighboring ranges. This sea is the northernmost arm of the Mediterranean Sea, stretching from the Strait of Otranto to the northwest and the Po Valley. It contains over 1300 islands, mainly located along the eastern, Croatian, coast. Its divided into three basins, the northern one being the shallowest and the southern one being the deepest; a...

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2005-06-22 14:34:26

The Erhard's wall lizard (Podarcis erhardii) lives in the Balkan Peninsula as well as the Aegean islands. In the mainland it ranges from Albania, the Republic of Macedonia and southern Bulgaria to the northeastern part of the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece. In the Aegean archipelago it doesn't occur in Milos and the surrounding islands, where it is replaced by Milos wall lizard. The length of the lizard's body is about 7 cm; the tail is twice as long. The head is rather wide, and the skin...

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drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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