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HELSINKI, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finlayson, Finland's leading textile manufacturer and a beloved heritage brand in Finland, expands its operations into the U.S.
Leipzig ensemble's spontaneous performance wows New York; Highly symbolic performance on 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall NEW YORK and LEIPZIG, Germany, Nov.
ISTANBUL, November 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With increasing trend every year Growtech Eurasia hosts sector professionals from Middle East, Europe & surrounding countries.
RUEIL-MALMAISON, France, November 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fraikin, the European leader in industrial, utility and commercial vehicle rentals, opened a new sales office
Nobel Laureate Robert Wilson, discoverer of the background radiation caused by the Big Bang, inspires students to pursue careers in science and engineering PRAGUE, Nov.
Ubiquity to Open Multilingual Operations Site in Lisbon, Portugal NEW YORK, Nov.
Responsibilities now include Safety, Security, Health and Environment (SSHE) HOUSTON, Oct.
STAVANGER, Norway, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GM Academy, Global Maritime's competence and development arena, hosted its very first Lunch & Learn Seminar in Stavanger
At 22:47:05 CEST on October 21, Esimit Europa 2 crossed the finish line in front of the Royal Malta Yacht Club in Malta’s Marsamxett Harbour as the first yacht in the fleet for the Rolex Middle
New Initiatives Set the Stage for Strong 2015 HOUSTON, Oct.
The Bovec sheep, also known as the Trentarka or Plezzana, is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in near the Soča or Isonzo river, which is now located in Slovenia. The breed takes its Solvenian and Italian names from the cities of Bovec and Plezzo. It is bred in areas of Resia and Tarvisio in Italy, in Carinthia and Styria in Austria, and in the Soča valley of Slovenia. The Bovec sheep has short, thin legs which are positioned in forward angle in the back to help it navigate steep...
The Pleven is a breed of horse officially recognized in 1951. The breed was developed in the Klementina stud - the Georgi Dimitrov Agricultural Center - in Bulgaria. Arabian and Thoroughbred horses were crossbred to form the Pleven. It has mostly Anglo-Arab blood, but Gidran stallions were added into the development of today’s breed. It is bred throughout Bulgaria with efforts to increase its size to become an international sporting horse. The head has a straight profile and the neck is...
The Sea of Marmara, or otherwise known as the Sea of Marmora or the Marmara Sea, is the inland sea that connects the Black Sea to the Aegean Sea, thus dividing Turkey’s Asian and European parts. The Bosphorus strait connects it to the Dardanelles and the Black Sea to the Aegean. The sea has an area of 11,350 square kilometers (280 kilometers x 80 kilometers) with the greatest depth reaching 1,370 meters. The salinity of the sea averages about 22 parts per thousand, which is slightly...
The Adriatic Sea is a body of water dividing the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan Peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and neighboring ranges. This sea is the northernmost arm of the Mediterranean Sea, stretching from the Strait of Otranto to the northwest and the Po Valley. It contains over 1300 islands, mainly located along the eastern, Croatian, coast. Its divided into three basins, the northern one being the shallowest and the southern one being the deepest; a...
The Aegean Sea is a stretched out embayment of the Mediterranean Sea that is located between the southern Balkan and Anatolian peninsulas. Northwards, it’s connected to the Marmara Sea and the Black sea via the Dardanelles and Bosporus. The Aegean Islands are located in the sea and some bordering its southern periphery, including Rhodes and Crete. This Aegean region consists of 9 provinces in southwestern Turkey, partly bordering on the Aegean Sea. It was traditionally known as...
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