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2014-08-14 23:08:00

Askari Founder and President Edan Puritt today announced this Canadian Information Management innovator's expansion into Western Canada and the European Union, where the company will build on its foundation of solid successes for governments, NGOs and Oil and Gas companies. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Askari Solutions Inc.'s founding partner and sales lead Edan Puritt announced the company's expansion into the European Union and Alberta, Canada. The...

2014-08-14 23:07:38

Join the Hemetek and Global Vision team at India FoodEx 2014 Hall 1, Booth A-39. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Global Vision, the industry leader in the development of innovative proofreading technologies, and Hemetek, today announced their participation at India FoodEx 2014 Hall 1, Booth A-39 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Center (BIEC), Bangalore, India. At this year's event, Hemetek is set to showcase Global Vision’s extensive line of award-winning...

2014-08-14 16:31:15

Offers will be open for acceptance until 5:00 pm Eastern on September 19, 2014 This news release contains forward-looking statements. For a description of the related risk factors and assumptions, please see the section entitled "Caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements" later in this release. MONTRÉAL and HALIFAX, Aug. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE) today announced that it has formally commenced its offer to purchase all of the issued and outstanding common shares...

2014-08-14 12:20:45

DUBLIN, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Yacht Industry - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Yacht Industry in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Europe, China, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these...

2014-08-14 08:29:59

Merkerson Visits Dallas, Texas on August 14 With America's Diabetes Challenge: Get to Your Goals Program WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, and actress S. Epatha Merkerson are bringing the America's Diabetes Challenge: Get to Your Goals program to Dallas, Texas to encourage African Americans with type 2 diabetes to know their A1C--their average blood sugar level over the past two to three...

2014-08-14 08:22:26

CALGARY, Aug. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Cequence Energy Ltd. ("Cequence" or the "Company") (TSX: CQE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Todd Brown to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Brown is a professional engineer with excellent technical and operational experience as demonstrated in over 20 years in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Brown has held senior positions at both large and junior producers with a significant portion of his experience being at Encana where he...

2014-08-13 23:09:01

With recent catastrophic incidents in the energy sector and the progress of Bill C-22, The Nuclear Insurance Association of Canada (NIAC) has prepared for an expected increase of nuclear liability from $50 million to $1 billion. Part of NIAC's preparedness is new branding and communications for the international nuclear insurance pioneer. Toronto, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Nuclear Insurance Association of Canada General Manager Colleen DeMerchant says, Internationally...

2014-08-13 23:07:39

Membership association for professionals in accounts payable and accounts receivable holds its first conference in Vancouver, British Columbia. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Institute of Financial Operations is preparing for CDN360, its first conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, showing its commitment to expanding educational offerings into new parts of Canada. A nonprofit membership association, the IFO serves as the premier source of education, certification, and...

2014-08-13 23:04:13

During the past five years, operators have adapted their offerings to suit changing consumer preferences; healthier, organic foods and local produce now dominate the menus of many upmarket caterers, which has led to higher average industry profit margins. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Caterers in Canada industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Caterers industry has benefited from rising...

2014-08-13 20:22:26

- THE AMAZING RACE CANADA and AFTER THE RACE were #1 and #2 programs for the night, respectively, among total viewers and all key demos - - Midseason after-show special AFTER THE RACE delivers 1.07 million viewers - - Next week: The Race goes international again as teams cross the Atlantic to Normandy, France and get up close and personal with Canadian history - To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1BeXvfM TORONTO, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The #1 program of the summer THE AMAZING RACE CANADA...


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

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...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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