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2011-04-28 18:29:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Metalline Mining Company (TSX: MMZ, AMEX: MMG) ("Metalline") is pleased to announce that Mr. Luc Stevenin has been appointed as Metalline's Country Manager in Gabon, Central West Africa. Mr. Stevenin has over fourteen years experience living and working throughout West and Central Africa. Previously, he spent eight years working with Rio Tinto as their Logistics and Operations Manager in exploration projects in Guinea,...

2011-04-08 05:01:00

HOUSTON, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) today provided an operational update of its first quarter domestic and international exploration and production activity. Venezuela During the first three months of 2011, Petrodelta drilled and completed four wells and produced approximately 2.6 million barrels of oil (MMBO) for a daily average of approximately 28,700 barrels of oil per day (BOPD), an increase of 32 percent over the same period in 2010;...

2011-04-04 17:34:00

HOUSTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. ("VAALCO") (NYSE: EGY) today announced that the Company has been informed that the strike in Gabon by the National Organisation of Oil Employees (ONEP), which began at midnight, March 31, 2011, has ended. VAALCO expects to resume full production offshore Gabon within 24 hours. Daily gross production in the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon has been recently averaging approximately 23,500 barrels of oil per day. (Logo:...

2011-04-01 13:39:00

HOUSTON, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. ("VAALCO") (NYSE: EGY) today provided an update on its operations following the commencement of industrial action in Gabon by the National Organisation of Oil Employees (ONEP), which began at midnight, March 31, 2011. ONEP launched the action against the Gabonese government as part of a dispute over the government's labor regulations. ONEP is requesting the publication of a decree from the government of Gabon regulating the...

2011-04-01 13:10:00

HOUSTON, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. ("VAALCO") (NYSE: EGY) today provided an update on its operations following the commencement of industrial action in Gabon by the National Organisation of Oil Employees (ONEP), which began at midnight, March 31, 2011. ONEP launched the action against the Gabonese government as part of a dispute over the government's labor regulations. ONEP is requesting the publication of a decree from the government of Gabon regulating the...

2011-03-28 02:07:00

PARIS, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Major Potential Linked in Particular to New Discoveries in 2010 and the Acquisition of Assets in Nigeria: 419 Mboe (Excluding Mafia Deep) - Non-Recurring Exploration Expenses of EUR211m Notice: The Group's reserves correspond to commercially exploitable volumes of hydrocarbons revealed by exploration and delineation wells. P1+P2 reserves net of royalties have been certified by DeGolyer & MacNaughton for Gabon...

2011-03-14 17:02:00

HOUSTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full-year of 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) For the 2010 fourth quarter, VAALCO reported net income attributable to VAALCO of $8.9 million, or $0.15 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to VAALCO of $2.2 million, or $0.04 per diluted share, for the comparable period in 2009. Fourth quarter 2010 revenues were...

2011-02-27 22:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Nations Secretary-General praised President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea and his counterpart, Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon, for "statesmanship" in their efforts to resolve a long-standing territorial dispute. President Obiang met on February 25 with President Bongo at the United Nations (UN) headquarters at the invitation of the Secretary-General. The UN began mediating the dispute in 2004. The two presidents...

2011-02-17 05:51:00

MADRID, February 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Project has a Budget of EUR34.6m. It Includes the Installation of 20 Kilometres of 225 kV Power Lines and the Construction of a 20/20 kV Substation Transformer. - The Company is Rolling out Several Energy Projects in Seven African Countries: Angola, Algeria, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Morocco, Mauritania and Mozambique Isolux Corsan will be widening its footprint on the African continent, where it runs power projects in seven...

2011-02-03 12:02:00

PARIS, February 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Gabon: Entitled Production of 12,051 boepd in 2010 (365 Days) - Nigeria: Entitled Production of 3,570 boepd for 128 Production Days in 2010 Sales for FY 2010 up 80% over 2009 (In EUR m) Q1 2010 Q2 2010 Q3 2010 Q4 2010 2010 2009 Chg. 2008 Chg. 09/08 10/09 Exchange rate 1.383 1.273 1.291 1.358 1.326 1.394 1.471 Oil production...


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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-01-02 11:00:22

The western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) is a subspecies of the western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla). It lives in montane, primary, and secondary forests and lowland swamps. It is found throughout all or parts of Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Of all gorillas it is the least endangered and is the gorilla usually found in zoos. The western lowland gorilla eats plants and, occasionally, insects....

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2007-01-01 15:46:44

The Grey-cheeked Mangabey (Lophocebus albigena) is an Old World monkey found in the forests of Central Africa. They range from Cameroon down to Gabon and across in western Uganda. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey is a dark monkey. It looks in shape overall like a small, hairy baboon. Its thick brown fur is almost black in its forest home. It has a slightly golden mane around the neck. The sexes are similar, with the males slightly larger than the females. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey lives in a...

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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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