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2014-06-28 09:37:36

UEA Governments and companies must do more to account for their impact and dependence on the natural environment - according to researchers at the University of East Anglia. New research published today in the journal Nature Climate Change reveals that although some companies like Kering, a group which includes Puma and Gucci, are leading the way, more needs to be done to foster a sustainable green economy. Researchers say that while the economic value of lost natural resources can...

2014-05-21 08:23:54

MONTREAL, May 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Maudore Minerals Ltd. ("Maudore" or the "Corporation") - (TSXV: MAO) (OTCBB: MAOMF) (FWB: M6L) - announces its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 ("Q1-14"). Highlights for Q1-14 -- Production of 1,075 ounces from the Sleeping Giant remnant areas, in total 1,302 ounces were sold in Q1-14 with 227 produced during the three-month period ended December 31, 2013; -- Recent...

2014-05-19 14:41:19

Malaysian Industry ­Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) Malaysia hosts UN-backed symposium: 'Beyond Gross Domestic Product -- Transitioning into Sustainability' Birth weight, hours slept, eyeglasses, city birds, washing machines, teenage schoolgirls and other quantifiable signals of well-being can help measure the wealth of a nation beyond Gross Domestic Product, experts say. Moving beyond GDP to sustainability — the focus of a UN­-backed high-level symposium May 19 in...

2014-04-25 08:23:27

MONTREAL, April 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Maudore Minerals Ltd. ("Maudore" or the "Corporation") (TSXV: MAO) (US OTC: MAOMF) (Frankfurt Exchange: M6L) announces its results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. Financial results are based on International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") and dollars are reported in Canadian currency, unless otherwise noted. Highlights for 2013 -- Acquisition of Aurbec Mines Inc. ("Aurbec") (previously named NAP...

2014-02-20 16:26:45

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Nuvo Research Inc. (TSX: NRI), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a diverse portfolio of topical and immunology products, today announced its financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. "In 2013 and early 2014, we significantly advanced our three FDA approved commercial products that will contribute to Nuvo revenues. Pennsaid 2% was approved and launched in the U.S., Pliaglis was...

2014-02-19 12:30:12

Sharp upswing in operating income in the second half PARIS, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Organic growth at -0.3% but +2.6% in H2 - Strong negative currency impact of 2.7% on sales and 3.8% on operating income - Sharp 9.9% year-on-year upswing in operating income in H2 2013 - Steep increase in free cash flow[2]over the year: up 40.8% to EUR1,157 million - Stronger balance sheet: net debt down almost EUR1 billion - 2013...

2014-02-11 04:22:50

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study from Tellabs calculates the value of Software Defined Networking (SDN) in reducing mobile backhaul network expenses by dynamically managing traffic and backhaul bandwidth. Research conducted by Strategy Analytics projects that by 2017, total operating expense (OpEx) savings from SDN in mobile backhaul networks could reach $9 billion globally. An earlier Strategy Analytics' report, "SDN Could Save Operators $4 Billion in Capital...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'