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2013-12-06 16:25:24

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBEX Global announced today that the company has appointed Ginni Goldsberry as Chief Human Resources Officer. Goldsberry will report to CEO Steve Kezirian and will serve as a member of the executive leadership team. "As a seasoned human resource leader with a proven track record of recruiting and retaining the talent who will drive the company's success, Ginni brings the right combination of broad human resource experience and demonstrated...

2013-12-06 08:26:04

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBEX Global announced today that the company has appointed Paul Williams to succeed John Veino as Chief Information Officer, effective immediately. Williams was most recently the Chief Technology Officer of Cantor Gaming, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cantor Fitzgerald focused on revolutionizing the global Gaming industry. At Cantor, Williams was responsible for overseeing major technology initiatives, and managing $100MM infrastructure...

2013-01-03 20:20:35

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GTC Biotherapeutics announced today that it has changed its name to rEVO Biologics. The name change reflects the recent commercial growth of the company, and better aligns with the company's business strategy of evolving recombinant medicine for the treatment of rare diseases. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130103/NE36742LOGO ) "Our company is taking a revolutionary approach to the development of recombinant therapies, as...

2012-10-15 23:20:28

HONG KONG, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cashmere World had a successful debut in Hong Kong, benefitting from the presence of important international buying offices in the city and enjoying the synergy with collocated fair, Fashion Access (25 - 27 September 2012). Close to 2,000 buyers from 50 countries were on hand to view the fibres, yarns and finished cashmere products on offer. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2012/10/15/20121015172206550158.html )(Photo:...

2012-09-26 18:20:38

HONG KONG, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cashmere World (27 - 29 Sept. 2012 in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre) kicks off its Hong Kong debut with big expectations. Visitor numbers are seen to surpass that of last year's show in Beijing, as it benefits from the vibrant business atmosphere that Hong Kong is known for. With a large number of international companies in the fashion and garment business maintaining a regional presence in Hong Kong from which they control...

2012-09-09 18:21:02

HONG KONG, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With just one month to go before the inauguration of Cashmere World (27 - 29 September in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre) there is real interest for the Indian participation this year - not only at the exhibition itself but also at the Cashmere World conferences. This year there will be a group of five exhibitors from India. These companies are EZMA, Pashma, Old Village, Geentanjali and Ahujasons. What is sure to intrigue and interest the...

2012-06-21 23:03:37

Leading Content Management and Web Marketing Consulting firm ArticlesOnTap.com is partnering with Fashion Scarves and Shawls, an online retailer of fashion accessories for women and men, to help create content for their spring accessories for the 2012 season (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 Leading Content Management and Web Marketing Consulting firm Articles On Tap has just released that it is partnering with Fashion Scarves and Shawls, an online retailer of fashion accessories for women and men, to...

Kids' Voices Remain Etched In Mother Goats' Memories
2012-06-21 08:42:40

Even after their babies have been weaned and they have been separated for more than a year, mother goats continue to recognize the sounds of their offspring's voices, reports a new study published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. According to a Tuesday statement from Queen Mary, University of London, researchers from their School of Biological and Chemical Sciences and colleagues from the University of Nottingham discovered that mother goats can remember the...

2012-05-27 23:01:07

ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. By teaming up with ArticlesOnTap.com, Fashion Scarves and Shawls intends to...

Scientists Clone Kashmir Goat
2012-03-16 07:33:18

Scientists and researchers at Sker-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) have successfully cloned a rare Pashmina goat. They named the goat Noori, which means “Light” in Arabic. The animal was born on March 9 and remains in good health and is growing. Dr. Riyaz Ahmad Shah of SKUAST´s Department of Animal Biotechnology told the Indian Express, “This is a great scientific achievement in the field of veterinary sciences. This is the...


Latest Goats Reference Libraries

Siberian Ibex, Capra sibirica
2012-08-16 09:53:50

The Siberian ibex (Capra sibirica), also known as the common ibex, can be found in northern, central, and Southern Asia. Its range includes Afghanistan, northwestern India, Mongolia, and Pakistan, among other areas. It prefers a habitat within alpine meadows and mountainous areas, but will also reside in foothills, deserts, or rocky bluffs. It has been considered a subspecies of the Alpine ibex, although it is not known whether this is a valid classification. The Siberian ibex can vary in...

Nubian Ibex, Capra nubiana
2012-06-25 17:01:54

The Nubian ibex (Capra nubiana) is a species of goat that can be found in the deserts of Oman, Jordan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt, among other places. It prefers a habitat within rocky mountainous areas of its range. Typically, it is classified as a subspecies of the alpine ibex, but it has been classified as its own species occasionally. Groups of Nubian ibex, either all males or all females, are active during the day and can be seen feeding on leaves and grasses. Common predators...

Mountain Goat, Oreamnos americanus
2012-05-10 05:28:07

The mountain goat (Oreamnos americanus), also called the Rocky Mountain goat is only found in North America. Even though it is a goat in name, it is not in the Capra genus of true goats. It belongs to the subfamily Caprinae, which holds goat-antelopes which holds thirty-two other species. It is in the family Bovidae that holds other creatures such as cattle, antelopes, and gazelle. It is the only species in the Oreamnos genus. The mountain goat is listed as of “least concern” by the IUCN....

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2007-08-14 04:24:53

The Wild Goat (Capra aegagrus), is a common species of goat, with a distribution ranging from Europe and Asia Minor to central Asia and the Middle East. In the wild, these goats live in flocks of up to 500 individuals. Male wild goats are solitary and go through a period called a rut, where they are ready to mate. During the rut old males drive younger males from the maternal herds. The gestation period averages 170 days. Females usually give birth to one kid. Kids can follow the mother...

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2007-08-14 04:23:12

The Kri-kri (Capra aegagrus creticus), sometimes called the Cretan goat, Agrimi, or Cretan Ibex, is a subspecies of wild goat. The Kri-kri is native to the Eastern Mediterranean, now found only on the island of Crete, Greece and three small islands just offshore (Dia, Thodorou and Agii Pandes). The Kri-kri is not thought to be indigenous to Crete, but was imported during the time of the Minoan civilization. Nevertheless, it is found nowhere else and the form is therefore endemic to Crete....

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