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2014-09-05 12:23:56

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 5. 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Trade Center of New Orleans (WTCNO) and the Louisiana Consular Corps have produced two new informational tools designed to help local and international businesses all over the United States to explore mutually beneficial business relationships and access Louisiana-based career and honorary consuls as well as national references who will assist with business development efforts. A country by country economic data booklet has been...

2010-03-22 17:49:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Christa Tiefenbacher-Hudson, a native of Stuttgart, Germany, and Minnesota resident of nearly 30 years, has been appointed to be the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Minneapolis. She will be sworn in during a ceremony held at the University of St. Thomas on March 23. Christa Tiefenbacher-Hudson is the co-founder and managing director of Minneapolis-based TripleInk, a multilingual marketing communications agency and division of...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.