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2014-01-08 12:22:13

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE: ARSD), a leading provider of high purity specialty chemicals and 35% owner of Al Masane Al Kobra Mining Company ("AMAK"), announced that AMAK received additional funds from the Saudi Industrial Development Fund ("SIDF") under the original loan agreement dated September 1, 2010. The sum of 138,000,000 Saudi Riyals (US$38 million) was received by AMAK on December 30, 2013. This is the second...

2013-11-20 16:22:54

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (ARSD), a leading provider of high purity specialty chemicals announced today that Nicholas Carter, CEO and President will present at the LD Micro Conference being held December 3-5, 2013, at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. Arabian American Development will present on December 4(th) at 1:30 p.m., PT, Track 4. For more information about Arabian American Development, visit...

2013-10-17 16:24:18

This world-class show provides top sport and family entertainment for all. TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The excitement and time-honoured tradition of the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show returns to the Ricoh Coliseum as part of the 91(st) Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, November 1-10, 2013. Over 850 horses of all shapes and sizes are guaranteed to thrill and astound with their grace, power, beauty and athleticism. The Royal Horse Show is one of just a handful of the International...

2013-10-17 12:28:30

TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (The Royal) returns to Toronto from November 1-10 in the Ricoh Coliseum and Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place. Visitors who flock to the annual fair next month will enjoy innovative new programs - as well as everything that "loyal Royals" have come to love and expect from the world's largest combined indoor agricultural and equestrian show. "To celebrate our 91st year, we've compiled the top 91 reasons to...

2013-02-13 08:23:24

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE:ARSD) announced today that they have retained Genesis Select for Investor Relations services. "Our petrochemical subsidiary has a reputation for excellence in the marketplace which has allowed us to grow our business robustly. In addition, we have a 35% ownership stake in Al Masane Al Kobra Mining Co. in Saudi Arabia which is producing copper and zinc concentrates," stated Nick Carter, Chief Executive...

2012-11-07 08:24:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE: ARSD) today announced that it has appointed Gary K. Adams to the position of Director effective November 15, 2012. Mr. Adams will also be a member of the Company's nominating, compensation and audit committees. Nick Carter, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are delighted that Gary is joining our Board. He is very well-known and respected in the global petrochemical and plastics...

2012-07-27 06:20:37

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE: ARSD) announced today that a conference call will be held on August 2, 2012, to discuss 2012 second quarter and year-to-date financial results. A webcast accompanied by presentation slides may be viewed at: http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=101291. The conference call and live webcast will take place at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, August 2, 2012. Anyone interested in participating should call...

2012-07-16 02:21:32

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE: ARSD) today announced that Nick Carter, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Summer 2012 Triple Gold Investment Conference, which is being held July 17, 2012 at the Princeton Club, 15 West 43rd Street, New York City. The Company will present at 12:10 p.m. EDT. Arabian American management will be available for one-on-one meetings. About Arabian American Development Company (ARSD)...

2012-05-10 02:24:22

SUGAR LAND, Texas, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (NYSE:ARSD) today announced that Nick Carter, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the following investor conferences: Houlihan Lokey 7th Annual Global Industrials Conference on May 10th which is being held at the Grand Hyatt, New York City. The Company will present at 10:30am in Track A and will be available throughout the day for one-on-one meetings. To schedule a meeting, please...

Researchers Solve The Mystery Of Horse Domestication
2012-05-08 10:50:18

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com Just two days after the Triple Crown, scientists have determined that domestic horses, like the Kentucky Derby winner “I´ll Have Another,” originated on the grassy plains of modern-day Ukraine, southwest Russia and western Kazakhstan. UK scientists at the University of Cambridge used a genetic database of more than 300 Eurasian horses to trace the origins of domestic breeds, according to their study published in the May 7 edition of the...


Latest Arabian horse Reference Libraries

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

Barb Horse
2014-04-02 11:48:13

The Barb horse, also known as the Berber horse, is a breed that was developed in northern Africa. Its origin is unknown, but it is thought to have been developed in the 8th century, near the time that Muslim invaders entered the area. Some suggest that the breed is an ancestor of the Arabian horse while others suggest that it shares an ancestor with that breed. Today, there are many types of Barb horses including Algerian and Moroccan Barbs. The Barb horse was sometimes mistaken for the...

Arabian Mau
2013-06-11 13:21:21

The Arabian Mau is a breed of domestic cat that originated from the Arabian Peninsula. This breed was developed by Petra Mueller, who sought to bring together the best traits of the desert cat, which is known as a landrace. The breed is known as a natural breed because of this ancestry, but is only accepted by the Germany based World Cat Federation (WCF). It first received its recognition as a provisional breed in 2008 in Dubai at the International Cat Show. The Arabian Mau varies in size...

Arabian Tahr, Arabitragus jayakari
2012-08-08 13:24:30

The Arabian tahr (Arabitragus jayakari) is a species of ungulate that is related to wild goats. This tahr is native to Arabia, residing in the Sultanate of Oman and in the Hajar Mountains located in United Arab Emirates. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,905 feet within its range. The Arabian tahr was first given the name Hemitragus jayakari, after it was described from specimens collected by Dr. A.S.G. Jayakar. In 2005, genetic studies found that it belonged in the newly created...

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