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2014-04-28 08:23:18

TSX: TVI OTCQX: TVIPF TSXV: MIO ASX: MDO FFT: OLN CALGARY, April 28, 2014 /CNW/ - TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX: TVI) (OTCQX: TVIPF) ("TVI"), Mindoro Resources Ltd. (TSXV: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (FFT: OLM) ("Mindoro") and TVI's Philippine affiliate, TVI Resource Development (Phils.), Inc. ("TVIRD") announced today that the Agata Mining Joint Venture ("the AMJV") has received the Declaration of Mining Project Feasibility ("DMPF") and clearance to develop a port facility for the proposed direct...

2014-02-10 16:28:29

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquity Global Services, the business process outsourcing organization, today announced a significant expansion of its international delivery network with the opening of a new contact center in Bacolod, Philippines. Ubiquity will open its Bacolod site in April 2014. The new site has the capacity for more than 1,000 new employee positions and will be located in the Negros First CyberCentre, a unique mixed technologies facility in the...

NASA Sees Tropical Depression Kajiki Over Central Philippines
2014-01-31 14:16:52

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical Storm Kajiki developed from the second tropical depression of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean season and quickly moved over the central Philippines. NASA's Aqua satellite passed overhead and captured infrared data on the storm as it drops more rainfall on an already soggy area. The Philippines have been battered by moderate to heavy rainfall over the last couple of months, and newborn Tropical Depression Kajiki, known locally in the Philippines...

2013-11-19 23:01:13

The GoAbroad.com offices in Tacloban City have acted as a media, refugee center, and relief staging site since the storm. Staff are now converting the offices into a relief operation center to better assist with the road to recovery. Fort Collins, Colorado (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 GoAbroad.com, in conjunction with the GoAbroad Foundation, continues to provide direct relief to Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) survivors in Tacloban City, the location of GoAbroad.com’s Asia headquarters. The...

2013-11-14 23:25:03

Many of have heard about Typhoon Haiyan's impact on the Philippines this past weekend. With GoAbroad’s Asia office located in Tacloban, the GoAbroad.com team has launched a campaign to provide relief efforts to people and families affected by the devastating storm. Fort Collins, Colorado (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 GoAbroad.com, in conjunction with the GoAbroad Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is launching an official Causes campaign to provide direct relief to Typhoon Haiyan...

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.