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2014-02-05 16:23:34

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Uzbek Ambassador to the US, Bakhtiyar Gulyamov, is planning to take a five-day trip to the states of Washington, California and Nevada to meet with local businesses and promote bilateral cooperation in sectors such as: agro, energy, mining, healthcare and food processing. The visit will take place March 3-7 and is organized by the American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce and the US Department of Commerce that have successfully...

2014-02-05 12:27:24

New Berlin third-grader is 39th ambassador for historic awareness program started in 1952 CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Muscular Dystrophy Association's 2014 National Goodwill Ambassador is 8-year-old Wisconsin sensation Reagan Imhoff of New Berlin. The official announcement took place at Harley-Davidson Motor Company, an MDA national sponsor for the past 34 years, in Milwaukee on Wednesday, Feb. 5. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120424/DC93207LOGO) (Reagan...

2014-01-29 12:20:17

LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterling Global Operations (SGO) has named Ambassador (retired) David T. Johnson as Vice President for Strategic Development and Washington Operations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130205/CL54289LOGO-b) Ambassador Johnson joins Sterling Global Operations after a career in which he held security and diplomatic positions at some of the U.S. government's highest levels. His service includes assignments as U.S. Ambassador...

2014-01-28 23:00:41

JOPEN wins Excellence in Product Packaging Award and Robin Stewart named Brand Ambassador of the Year. Century City, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 JOPEN, the world’s premiere luxury pleasure product company, is honored with two prestigious awards from XBIZ. Bestowed Friday night, January 24, 2014, at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City, the company was honored with the Excellence in Product Packaging Award. Thursday night, during the first-ever Executive Awards which were held at an...

2014-01-24 12:20:33

Company to serve as official airline for National Ambassador Program for ninth straight year CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and the March of Dimes are teaming up once again to provide moms and dads around the country with important information on pregnancy and having healthy babies. For the ninth consecutive year, United will serve as the official airline of the March of Dimes National Ambassador Program. (Photo:...

2014-01-24 00:20:51

6-Year-Old Born 11 Weeks Too Soon Named March of Dimes 2014 National Ambassador WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A New Hampshire family that benefitted from the March of Dimes 75-year legacy of success, now is helping it achieve its goal of giving more babies a healthy start in life by preventing preterm birth. Six-year-old Aidan Lamothe, who was born more than 11 weeks too soon, has been named the 2014 March of Dimes National Ambassador. Aidan and his...

2014-01-22 16:24:06

Celebrating more than $100 million awarded in scholarships in 30 years, Horatio Alger Association launches its 2014 "State of the Association" meetings with a dynamic program at New York's premier performance venue NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, presents, in...

2014-01-17 23:20:22

#1 weight loss & fitness platform opens in Germany & Austria, and the Vi Dream Team welcomes new promoters of the Body By Vi Challenge with this expansion into the European market. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 The Body By Vi Dream Team is enthusiastic about the launch of Vi Germany & Vi Austria, as Vi expands into the European market. The Vi Dream Team was founded by Ambassador & Challenge Champion Melanie Milletics in 2009 with the launch the Body By Vi...

2014-01-15 23:24:13

Basketball legend Bill Russell becomes a HearStrong Ambassador to support national hearing health awareness. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Bill Russell, the Hall of Famer and model for teamwork universally considered to be one of the best basketball players in history, recently became a HearStrong Ambassador on behalf of the HearStrong Foundation. “The HearStrong Foundation and EarQ came to my rescue during the 2013 NBA All-Star Game weekend,” said Russell. “I was scheduled...

2014-01-11 08:20:15

AIRPORT CITY, Israel and MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Jan. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) has signed actress Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Global Brand Ambassador. Johansson, a Tony winner and four-time Golden Globe nominee, will become the face of a new marketing campaign for the world's leading home carbonation system. The multi-year partnership will kick-off when SodaStream premieres its first ad featuring Johansson during Super Bowl XLVIII on...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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