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2014-08-06 16:24:11

HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported net income of $24.7 million or $0.43 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2014 compared to net income of $7.1 million or $0.12 per diluted share for the comparable period in 2013. Second quarter 2014 revenues were $52.1 million compared to $29.1 million in the second quarter of 2013, primarily due to the higher volumes of crude liftings in the second quarter of 2014 as compared to the second quarter...

2014-07-31 12:23:28

HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that Steve Guidry, VAALCO's Chief Executive Officer, will present at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference in Denver, Colorado at the Westin Hotel on Monday, August 18, 2014, at 11:45 a.m. Mountain Time (1:45 p.m. Eastern Time). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100316/NY71495LOGO Listeners can access the webcast at http://www.enercominc.com/the-oil-and-gas-conference/webcasts/. A copy of the...

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....

2014-07-09 12:30:39

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Africa Printer Market (Laser, Inkjet and Dot-matrix) - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2227078/Africa-Printer-Market-Laser-Inkjet-and-Dot-matrix---Industry-Analysis-Size-Share-Growth-Trends-and-Forecast-2013---2019.htmlMajor printer technologies include inkjet, laser and dot-matrix printers. The African economy is...

2014-06-20 23:02:10

ReportsnReports.com adds “Africa - Internet and Fixed Broadband Market” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 A number of new international submarine cable links connecting nations on Africa’s east and west coast have considerably improved internet access to the continent. Terrestrial links have enabled land-locked countries to benefit from this connectivity by dramatically reducing the cost of services for telcos and customers alike. The new WASACE...

2014-05-20 23:03:05

Africa Waste Management in Drilling Market is segmented on basis of applications, geographies and equipment. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/africa-waste-management-in-drilling-4395511170.html (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Within Africa, countries such as Nigeria and Angola are the most advanced countries where effective drilling waste management practices are implemented. Increasing offshore activities in the region will drive the waste services industry growth at a CAGR of 13.0% between...

2014-05-13 08:39:01

Mambu expands customer footprint in Angola, Kenya and Nigeria BERLIN, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mambu, the cloud banking technology provider, has expanded its customer footprint in Africa, confirming three new customers in Angola, Kenya and Nigeria. All three are new financial organisations extending access to financial services in underserved markets, and have chosen Mambu as their core-banking platform to launch their businesses. (Logo:...

2014-05-07 16:26:15

HOUSTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported a net loss of $7.0 million or a loss of $0.12 per share for the first quarter of 2014 compared to net income $7.2 million or $0.12 per diluted share for the comparable period in 2013. First quarter 2014 revenues were $28.1 million compared to $44.1 million in the first quarter of 2013. Results for the first quarter were impacted by the timing of crude liftings and exploration expense, offshore Gabon....

2014-05-05 23:12:04

24-Hour Online Giving Campaign to Bring Clean Water to Angola Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 African Well Fund is hosting ”Tweet a Well for Bono’s Birthday,” an exclusive 24-hour online giving campaign in honor of the singer’s 54th birthday. The campaign takes place from 3:00 p.m., EST Friday, May 9 – 3:00 p.m., EST Saturday, May 10. During the event, people are encouraged to tweet, blog, and post to encourage others to donate using the hashtag #Bonowell. Donors can follow...

2014-04-04 23:40:51

Campaign honoring U2 lead singer's 54th birthday will fund a community-based water and sanitation project in Angola. Schenectady, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The African Well Fund (http://www.africanwellfund.org) is hosting the 12th Annual Build a Well for Bono's Birthday fundraiser (http://www.africanwellfund.org/Bono-Well-2014.html) April 1–May 10 to benefit a community-based water and sanitation project in the Ebo municipality of the Kwanza Sul Province in Angola. The...


Latest Angola Reference Libraries

Baboon Spider, Pterinochilus murinus
2014-08-29 11:57:31

The Baboon Spider (Pterinochilus murinus), an old-world tarantula, was initially described in 1897 by Reginald Innes Pocock. This species is found on the African continent, in Angola, as well as central, eastern, and southern Africa. Among those who keep tarantulas as pets, Pterinochilus murinus is known as “OBT”, which means Orange Baboon Tarantula or Orange Bitey Thing, and also as the Pterror, a pun on its Latin genus classification: Pterinochilus. These nicknames are in reference...

Southern Reedbuck, Redunca arundinum
2012-10-12 11:24:59

The southern reedbuck (Redunca arundinum), also known as the common reedbuck or the rietbok, is a species of antelope that can be found in southern Africa. Its range extends from Tanzania and Gabon to South Africa, including Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Namibia, and Zambia, among other areas. It prefers a habitat within grasslands, woodlands, pastures, and valleys. This species uses reeds and other tall vegetation located near water to remain hidden from predators....

Barbeled Houndshark, Leptocharias smithii
2012-09-03 08:24:18

The Barbeled houndshark (Leptocharias smithii) is a species of bottom dwelling shark and sole member of the Leptochariidae family. It is a fish found in the Atlantic Ocean, inhabiting coastal waters of Africa from Mauritania to Angola and found at depths up to 246 feet. It is occasionally found as far north as the Mediterranean Sea. Its habitat is typically muddy water around river mouths. This fish can grow up to 32 inches in length, and is characterized by its long, slender body,...

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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-06-25 08:55:42

The Giant Sable Antelope, Hippotragus niger variani, is a rare subspecies of Sable Antelope native and endemic to the region between Cuango and Luando Rivers in Angola. They live in forests near the water, where leaves and tree sprouts are always juicy and abundant. It is an endangered species, so it is protected in natural parks, and hunting it is, therefore, forbidden. Both sexes have horns, which can reach 59 inches. Males and females are strikingly similar in appearance until they...

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