Quantcast

Latest Argentina Stories

2015-05-20 08:35:14

I-MAK Leading Patent Challenges as Core Treatment Advocacy Strategy to Remove Barriers to Medicine Worldwide NEW YORK, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical corporation Gilead

2015-05-20 08:27:38

LONDON, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Argentina is quickly becoming the venue for the next shale boom, and now the race is on to get in on the oil and gas potential, with

2015-05-12 20:27:59

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cresud S.A.C.I.F. y A.

2015-05-12 20:22:53

VANCOUVER, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Standard Resources Inc.

2015-05-12 12:29:35

America's Favorite Malbec and TV Food Personality Share Recipe Inspiration and Contest Announcement MENDOZA, Argentina, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamos® Wines, makers of America's

2015-05-07 08:35:25

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Clarin S.A.

2015-05-06 08:21:38

PITTSBURGH, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rail transit operation in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has always been an important topic.

2015-04-29 20:26:26

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecom Argentina S.A.

2015-04-24 16:27:07

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecom Argentina (NYSE: TEO, BASE: TECO2), ("Telecom Argentina" or the "Company"), one of the leading telecommunications groups in Argentina,

2015-04-22 08:26:23

SANTIAGO, Chile, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark") (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties


Latest Argentina Reference Libraries

Monito del Monte, Dromiciops gliroides
2014-04-30 10:08:55

The monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides), Spanish for little bush monkey, is a species of marsupial that can only be found in southwestern areas of South America, specifically in Argentina and Chile. This species prefers to reside in Valdivian temperate rain forests and mountain bamboo forests. It was once thought that this species is descended from marsupials living in Australia, but studies have shown that Australidelphia marsupials most likely originated in South America and later moved...

IKA Estanciera
2014-02-02 14:43:27

Industrias Kaiser Argentina S.A (IKA) was a car manufacturer in Cordoba Province, Argentina that was established in 1956. On January 19, 1955, the Argentina government signed an agreement with Kaiser Motors of the United States to manufacture vehicles in Argentina. Kaiser shipped 1,021 complete vehicles as well as automobile manufacturing equipment to them and a new plant was built. IKA’s first Jeep was driven out of the plant on April 27, 1956. Various Willys Jeep models were the...

Siam Di Tella 1500
2014-02-01 10:00:28

Siam Di Tella was an automobile  manufacturer in Argentina founded in 1911 by Torcuato di Tella. It originally produced bread making machines until the 1920s when the company began to produce fuel dispensers. In 1930 di Tella converted his new factory in Buenos Aires to produce industrial machinery and home appliances. In 1935 under license from Westinghouse the company began making commercial freezers and in 1948 began producing household refrigerators. In 1948, 11,000 units annually...

Screaming Hairy Armadillo, Chaetophractus vellerosus
2013-08-22 10:52:59

The screaming hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus vellerosus), also known as the crying armadillo, is a species that is native to southern and central areas of South America. Its range includes areas of Bolivia, Argentina, and Paraguay, among other areas. It resides in a number of different habitats including tropical and subtropical arid forests, temperate deserts, and arid deserts, however it is not found in any areas with rocky terrain because it cannot construct burrows there. The first...

Giant Armadillo, Priodontes maximus
2013-06-18 09:18:02

The giant armadillo (Priodontes maximus), known locally as many names including ocarro, is a species that is native to eastern areas of South America, although it is now found in a wide range that includes northern Argentina. It resides in a variety of habitats including tropical forests. Despite its large range, the species has a scattered distribution. The giant armadillo reaches an average body length between thirty and thirty-nine inches, with an average weight between sixty-two and...

More Articles (61 articles) »
Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.