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2011-03-15 08:24:00

NEW YORK, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Energtek Inc. (Pink Sheets: EGTK), a leader in hi-tech natural gas solutions and Adsorbed Natural Gas (ANG) technology, announced today that an agreement for provision of natural gas has been signed with an industrial customer in the area of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The agreement provides for the selling of natural gas to a local manufacturer using mobile transportation solutions based on Energtek's technology and knowhow. It...

2009-01-21 15:46:15

Balkan States Consider Sterile Insect Technique Against Mediterranean Fruit Fly Fruit farmers in Southern Europe have been struggling for decades in a losing battle against the Mediterranean fruit fly, or Medfly, which is one of the world's most destructive farm pests, since it lays its eggs in fruit and vegetables. The female can produce up to 800 offspring per season. The larvae or worms feed on the pulp of fruits, tunneling through it, and reducing the fruit to an inedible mush. The...

2008-10-06 12:00:19

Text of report by Bosnian wide-circulation privately-owned daily Dnevni avaz, on 4 October [Report by "Ad.H.": "Dnevni Avaz Portal Most Visited Website"] Although belatedly, Internet surveys conducted in B-H, Slovenia, and Croatia under the auspices of the Valicon company and in cooperation with Poland's Gemius have again produced a list of most visited websites in B-H. The figures for June were obtained by monitoring some 30 Bosnian websites with a total of 224,784 actual visitors or...

2008-09-08 06:00:20

Text of report by Bosnian Serb privately-owned centrist newspaper Nezavisne novine, on 5 September [Report by Maja Rener: "Iranians Prepared to Construct Hydro- Electric Power Stations"] Sarajevo - The representatives of the Farab Company, the leading Iranian company for the construction of the hydro-electric power stations, in their yesterday's visit to Sarajevo, expressed their interest in constructing the facilities for the production of electricity in Bosnia-Hercegovina, B-H...

2008-08-12 15:00:56

Text of report by Bosnian edition of Croatian daily Vecernji list, on 12 August [Report by Zdenko Jurilj: "Lukoil Is Working on Plans for Oil Exploration"] With the entry of Lukoil, the Russian oil giant, into Bosnia and Hercegovina's motor-fuel market, nothing will be the same. After probing the pulse, the Russian oil company, which owns 1.2 per cent of the world's total oil reserves, is going to sell its fuel in Bosnia and Hercegovina and, to the delight of motorists, do so at prices...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.