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2011-08-24 10:00:00

Company expands its popular free trial program to additional countries and carriers. Middlebury, CT (PRWEB) August 24, 2011 Aryty.com, the web-based service that lets people in the U.S., Canada and more than 28 other countries send prepaid mobile phone credit to friends and family overseas, announced today that it has expanded its popular free trial program to additional countries and carriers. Customers wanting to try before they buy can now send recharge loads to mobile phones serviced by...

2011-08-15 06:30:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: NLTX), a company focused on the development of novel therapeutics for cardiovascular disease, today announced its second quarter financial results for 2011. Financial Results For the three months ended June 30, 2011, Nile reported a net loss of approximately $0.9 million, or $0.03 per share, compared to a net loss of approximately $1.5 million, or $0.05 per share, during the second quarter of 2010....

2011-08-04 07:30:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today reported two new oil discoveries in its Faghur Basin play of Egypt's Western Desert oil and gas province. A test of the Jurassic Safa sand in the Faghur Deep-1X flowed at a rate of 6,671 barrels of oil and 2.76 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per day. The Neilos-1X discovery on the Neith South development lease test-flowed at a rate of 4,179 barrels of oil and 4.2 MMcf of gas per day from the...

2011-07-26 07:00:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- www.t3motion.com - T3 Motion, Inc. (NYSE AMEX: TTTM) a producer of clean technology electric vehicles, announced today that it has expanded its global presence into Egypt with the execution of a distribution agreement with the Giza Company for Electric Vehicles. Giza will exclusively distribute the T3 Series Electric Stand-up Vehicle (ESV) in Egypt. The Giza Company for Electric Vehicles placed an initial $105,000 order for T3 ESVs, which...

2011-07-21 12:20:42

'Facebook revolutionaries' find challenges outside virtual world Despite helping to push Hosni Mubarak and his regime from power, Egypt's liberals and pro-democracy activists are having trouble moving from revolution to politics, according to a recent article in the World Policy Journal (published by SAGE). In this in-depth look at the Egyptian political landscape, the article's author, Jenna Krasjeki, examines various groups vying for influence and public support in the run-up to elections...

2011-06-24 07:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scenic Cruises, the luxury, quality and value leader of European river cruising, and division of Scenic Tours, announced its 2012 offerings for river cruises in some of the world's most historic destinations. The 2012 cruise schedule is highlighted by generous Early Bird savings for all departures reserved by October 31, 2011, subject to availability. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110624/LA25696) The Rhine, Main, Moselle,...

2011-06-23 09:07:00

CANNES, France, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A global research survey, commissioned by worldwide advertising network Ogilvy & Mather, has asked what people, brands and places people find inspiring. Top line results find Albert Einstein appearing most consistently in the top three inspiring people across Europe, Russia and the US. The Pyramids, Egypt, appear in the top three inspirational places most frequently across Europe and Russia and Disney features is the most inspirational...


Latest Egypt Reference Libraries

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Dromedary Camel, Camelus dromedarius
2012-08-24 14:19:35

The dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius), also known as the Arabian camel, is a completely domesticated species that appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Domesticated”. It is thought that when wild, its native range was mainly in the Arabian Peninsula. It can now be found in South Asia, North Africa, and the Middle East. The only dromedary camels that display wild behaviors are the population of feral camels in Australia, which were introduced in 1840. It prefers a...

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2008-02-05 14:33:28

The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.

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2007-12-13 14:01:55

The Egyptian Mau is the only naturally spotted breed of domesticated cat; its spots are not only on the coat, but on the skin of the cat as well. The Mau is similar to the Ocicat and the Bengal, but the Ocicat's spots were bred-in, and the Bengal is much larger than the Egyptian Mau. The Mau is a medium sized shorthair breed. Its body is compact much like the Burmese and slim like a Siamese. The Mau has a muscular body with its hind legs longer than the front, which gives the Mau the...

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2007-01-19 12:26:34

The jungle cat (Felis chaus), also called the swamp lynx (although not related to the lynxes), is a small cat with a rather short tail. Dependent on the subspecies the color of the fur is yellowish-grey to reddish-brown. While vertical bars are visible on the fur of kittens, these bars disappear in adult cats. Due to the pointed ears and the long legs this cat resembles a small lynx. This cat is distributed over Egypt, West Asia, India, Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia. It inhabits various...

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