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2013-12-05 12:24:25

DUBLIN, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Irish eyes were smiling this week as Ireland secured the number one spot in Forbes' eighth annual Best Countries for Business list for the first time. Ireland's pro-business environment and soaring stock market bumped up its ranking from last year's sixth place. Forbes grades 145 nations in the following categories: property rights, innovation, taxes, technology, corruption, freedom (personal, trade and monetary), red tape, investor protection...

2013-12-03 08:34:54

LOS ANGELES and AMSTERDAM, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Apparel (Amex: APP), the vertically integrated clothing manufacturer based in downtown Los Angeles, has opened a new shop-in-shop inside the flagship De Bijenkorf in Amsterdam. The company's 60 sq. m. concession space inside the high-end department store in the Netherlands will be located on Dam Square, the main town square in Amsterdam. "We are excited to open this new location in the heart of the city center. Our...

2013-12-03 08:21:14

Lightweight, easy-to-attach "smart wheel" transforms any bike into a hybrid CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Superpedestrian today announced the first commercial release of the Copenhagen Wheel, a self-contained unit that snaps easily onto the back of any ordinary bicycle and turns it into an electric hybrid. With extra power at the riders' feet, regenerative braking and advanced control systems, the wheel promotes cycling so that long distances or steep up-hills are no longer a...

2013-11-26 08:21:42

Company Completes Motorway, which is Key to Boosting Region's Economy PRISTINA, Kosovo, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel and its joint-venture partner Enka have finished constructing the Kosovo motorway a year ahead of schedule, a remarkable feat for a project of this scale and complexity. The four-lane motorway includes 15 bridges and runs 48 miles (77.4 kilometers) from Morina at the southwest border with Albania to Trude, north of the capital, Pristina. Collaboration with the Kosovo...

2013-11-25 23:00:53

Arctic Air Freight and Logistic Services with Aeroscraft Fleet Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Icelandair Cargo and Aeroscraft Corporation (Aeros) are working together to establish a strategic partnership that provides a new logistical air freight service and intermodal standard container transportation solutions throughout arctic circle destinations on multiple continents. The partnership would establish Iceland as a hub and enhance air cargo distribution in areas lacking...

2013-11-21 12:29:01

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - AEC Daily and Globus Cork announced the launch of the first modular learning course delivered via Twitter. The ten sections are conveyed to a learner's Twitter account on a daily basis. Each one is optimized for viewing on mobile browsers. Technology, social media, and modular learning were hot topics at the 2013 AIA CES Provider Conference. In her keynote address, Rena M. Klein, Executive Editor of The Architect's Handbook of...

2013-11-11 16:25:55

CORK, Ireland, November 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 12th November 2013, CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Digisoft.tv wins new deal which will revolutionise the entertainment and education market in Africa. Digisoft.tv (Ireland) and Discover Digital (South Africa) have signed a development and agency agreement at Africa Com earlier today, in the presence of the Irish Minister for Trade and Development Joe Costello T.D, who is leading an Enterprise Ireland Trade Mission to South...

2013-11-08 23:00:06

Campaign technology company Electionmall Technologies, announced today that their CEO, Ravi Singh will participate in a conference in Copenhagen, Denmark to talk about big data and politics. (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Campaign technology company ElectionMall Technologies, announced today that their CEO, Ravi Singh will participate in a conference in Copenhagen, Denmark to talk about big data and politics. The event will take place at Exchange, Slotsholmsgade 1, Copenhagen K this Monday...

2013-11-08 08:32:49

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2013-11-05 12:30:36

TROY, Mich., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair today announced the opening of two new offices, Altair Hellenic in Thessaloniki, Greece, and Altair Israel in Tel Aviv, Israel. The offices, which serve notable customers in the region including Hellenic Aerospace, EADE, Rafael, and Plasan, target manufacturers that can benefit from Altair's HyperWorks suite of computer-aided engineering tools, in-house product design services, and cutting-edge business analytics technology. These...


Latest Geography of Europe Reference Libraries

Sea of Marmara
2013-04-18 22:26:30

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...

Adriatic Sea
2013-04-18 22:08:38

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...

Aegean Sea
2013-04-18 19:17:48

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...

Black Sea
2013-04-18 19:11:10

The Black Sea is a sea located in south-eastern Europe. It’s bordered by Europe, Anatolia and the Caucasus and is eventually connected to the Atlantic Ocean by means of the Mediterranean and the Aegean Seas and a variety of straits. The Bosphorus Strait connects it to the Sea of Marmara, and the Strait of the Dardanelles connects that sea to the Aegean Sea area of the Mediterranean. These waters divide eastern Europe and western Asia. The Black Sea is connected to the Sea of Azov by the...

Baltic Sea
2013-04-18 13:45:13

The Baltic Sea is a briny Mediterranean Sea that is located between Central and Northern Europe. It’s bordered by the Scandinavian Peninsula, the Danish islands, and the mainland of Europe. It drains into the Kattegat via the Oresund, the Great Belt and the Little Belt. The Kattegat continues through Skagerrak into the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea. The Baltic Sea is connected by waterways that are man-made to the White Sea by means of the White Sea Canal, and to the North Sea by means...

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