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2014-06-05 16:23:58

MONCTON, NB, June 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling Group International Inc. (TSX: MDI) today reported results for the year and fourth quarter ended April 30, 2014. Highlights In millions of Canadian dollars Q4-14 Q4-13 Fiscal Fiscal (except earnings per share) 2014 2013 Revenue $82.6 $135.5 $354.9 $695.9 Gross profit...

2014-06-05 12:31:16

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexvet Biopharma, a leading veterinary biologic drug developer, today announced the oral presentation of data related to clinical development of NV-01, a novel canine monoclonal antibody (mAb) at a major upcoming veterinary meeting, the publication of a further peer-reviewed journal article regarding NV-01, and Nexvet's sponsorship of a pain management specialist veterinary meeting. 1. NC State Clinician Scientist Duncan Lascelles, BSc,...

2014-06-05 12:31:10

Each Country's Market Will Vary Due to Factors Such as Economic Expansion and Regulatory Changes, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the market for spinal implants and bone graft substitutes (BGS) in Australia, South Korea, China and India will more than double through 2022 to a value of nearly $7 billion. The markets in each country vary significantly, with the less developed Indian and...

2014-06-04 23:16:19

Author Chris Lancashire reveals the harrowing and yet greatly remarkable journey of her son. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 No parent should outlive their child. The pain of loss and grief is too much to comprehend when one loses a loved one. However, it is even more painful when it is one’s child who departs from this world. Author Chris Lancashire bares her heart and soul in this moving book that chronicles her son’s courageous fight against bone cancer with her new...

2014-06-04 23:00:58

Hart Energy's DUG Australia conference and exhibition is scheduled for 26-28 August 2014 at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, Queensland. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Hundreds of petroleum industry leaders from Australia, North America and throughout the Asia-Pacific region will hear executive speakers and engage in detailed discussions about Australia’s burgeoning unconventional oil and gas resources developments at the 2nd annual DUG Australia conference...

2014-06-04 08:26:32

SHELTON, Conn., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazil is seen as the runaway favorite to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) scheduled to begin on June 12 according to an international survey conducted by SSI. In fact, 53 percent of those planning to watch the matches believe fourth-ranked Brazil has the best chance of winning against Spain, Germany and Portugal, ranked first, second and third, respectively. Two-thirds of Brazilians say they are not ready to host the event and are worried...

2014-06-03 23:18:12

Australian startup BlueSky announced as first finalist in Australian competitive pitch event The Big Pitch. Organiser Oxygen Ventures expects fantastic public support on June 17, entries close June 5. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Oxygen Ventures has announced online retail marketplace BlueSky as the first of five finalists to compete for five million dollars in funding in Melbourne later this month. Oxygen Ventures Managing Director, Larry Kestelman, is excited to...

2014-06-03 23:11:11

Mobile advertising leaders come together to promote location-based marketing tools for large agencies, merchants and publishers in Australia and New Zealand. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Moasis Global, creators of the Intelligent Location Engine marketing platform, today announced a partnership with Snakk Media Ltd (NZAX: SNK), one of the fastest growing mobile advertising technology companies in Australia and New Zealand. Snakk has also made an investment in Moasis in support...

2014-06-03 23:00:32

Viewpoint Construction Software has furthered its commitment to increase and scale its SaaS-based project collaboration solution throughout the Asia-Pacific Region with the availability of Viewpoint For Project Collaboration and the opening of a new data centre in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Viewpoint Construction Software® has furthered its commitment to increase and scale its SaaS-based project collaboration solution throughout the Asia-Pacific Region with...

2014-06-03 23:00:17

Malini Rajoo blends passion for cooking, knowledge of nutritious eating in ‘Good Food for Good Health’. Subiaco, Australia (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Author Malini Rajoo’s parents’ passion for healthy food influenced her to educate others about the benefits of a balanced diet. Bringing together a diverse collection of modern and traditional recipes, Rajoo presents foods from different cultures and encourages cooking with passion in her new cookbook, “Good Food for Good Health”...


Latest Australia Reference Libraries

Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog, Litoria fallax
2014-05-26 10:53:47

The Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog (Litoria fallax) is a small and very common tree frog located on the eastern coast of Australia, from around Cairns, Queensland, to around Ulladulla, New South Wales. Individuals of this species are often found somewhere else, having been accidentally relocated by transported fruit boxes. Confirmed sightings of breeding pairs have confirmed their survival in Victoria’s cooler climate. This is a small species; the females can reach a maximum size of 25 to 30...

Numbat, Myrmecobius fasciatus
2014-05-24 17:24:24

The numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus), also known as the marsupial anteater, banded anteater, or the walpurti, is a marsupial that can be found in Western Australia. This species once held a large range but it is now fragmented and limited to only a few small spots in Australia. It once resided in many habitats, but now it can only be found in eucalypt forests. Europeans first discovered this species in 1831, when Robert Dale led an expedition through the Avon Valley. George Robert Waterhouse...

Eastern Quoll, Dasyurus viverrinus
2014-05-19 12:50:49

The eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus), or the eastern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range once included mainland Australia, but it is still common on Tasmania. This species is one of six living quoll species and was named for its ferret-like appearance. George Shaw, who classified it with possums in the Didelphis genus, first discovered it in 1800. Male eastern quolls reach an average body length of 23.6 inches and weight of 2.8 pounds. This...

Northern Quoll, Dasyurus hallucatus
2014-05-19 11:54:09

The northern quoll (Dasyurus hallucatus), known by many other names including the satanellus and the northern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range extends from southeast Queensland to the Pilbara region in Western Australia. It prefers to reside in open rocky ranges and eucalypt forest. The northern quoll is the smallest of all Australian quoll species, with females reaching an average body length between 9.8 and 12.2 inches with a weight of up to...

Monterey Pine, Pinus radiata
2014-04-27 08:44:45

Monterey Pine (Pinus radiata) is native to the Central coast of California and Mexico primarily the Guadalupe and Cedros Islands. The Monterey pine is planted extensively in Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Kenya, and South Africa. The Monterey pine is closely related to the Bishop and Knobcone pine. The Monterey pine is a short to medium tree growing from 49-98 feet tall with some growing to 200 feet tall in perfect growing conditions. The crown is rounded with...

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