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2014-10-01 12:28:03

West African Nation assists Foreign Film Producers in finding talent and locations MALABO, Equatorial Guinea , Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first international feature film shot in Equatorial Guinea, Where the Road Runs Out, has won two awards at the San Diego 2014 Film Festival. A local Equatorial Guinea film crew gained important experience by participating in the film. According to a recent article by IndieWire, Where The Road Runs Out also won Best Feature and...

2014-09-30 23:09:37

With FINGPS Systems, advisors can trade foreign currency and provide in depth analysis of cross currency portfolios increasing competitive advantage over their competition. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 FINGPS® offers advisors the benefits of global diversification committing a small percentage of their portfolios to international equities. Having a diversified portfolio allows you the benefits from the performance of whichever regional market is leading at a given...

2014-09-30 16:20:43

New York City Event Honors Support for the Families of America's Fallen Military Heroes NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will attend and speak at the Inaugural Service Awards Program honoring the families of America's fallen heroes, hosted by the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Stella 34. Secretary Clinton will receive the Lifetime Service Award from...

2014-09-29 16:27:11

Geographical Indications, Reallocated Cheese Quotas Would Restrict U.S. Access to Canadian Markets WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The text of the European Union-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) released at the end of last week contains provisions on geographical indications (GIs) and reallocates a portion of the World Trade Organization tariff rate quota for cheese to the EU. The U.S. dairy industry expressed concern today that these...

2014-09-29 08:33:32

DALLAS, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- These construction industry guide reports on global construction market and G8 (Group of Eight) construction market research provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. The performance of the...

2014-09-29 04:20:24

BRUSSELS, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With EU government budgets under continuous pressure and the costs to procure vital technology for the armed forces rising, the European Union is working together ever more closely. The concept behind this cooperation is known as pooling and sharing. Running in a similar way to NATO's 'smart defence' it seeks to deepen cooperation between the armed forces of EU member states. Through a process of harmonisation of...

2014-09-25 16:27:52

OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is opening up nominations for its annual Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth, as part of its continuing effort to encourage more Aboriginal workers to consider a career in the forest sector. The award will honour a First Nations, Metis or Inuit individual with strong academic standing who is committed to their field of study and to a job in the forest sector. The $2,500 award is targeted at youth from 18...

2014-09-25 12:31:33

The Global Poverty Project will help bring access to sanitation and education to millions of people NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its efforts to alleviate poverty worldwide, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and the Caterpillar Foundation are making a $2.5 million investment in The Global Poverty Project (GPP). The investment will support growing the Global Citizen grassroots movement around the world to end extreme poverty by 2030. "When we can put people on the...

2014-09-25 04:23:08

MOSCOW, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russian Towers ("Russian Towers" or the "Group"), one of the largest telecommunications projects in the Russian Federation, is pleased to announce that it has secured a credit line of RUB 2 billion for 10 years from the Eurasian Development Bank ("EDB"). Under the agreement, Russian Towers will use the funds to finance the development of its telecommunications infrastructure throughout Russia. In particular, the Group will...

2014-09-25 04:20:18

LONDON, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Joint Shipping Initiative - made up of Shell, BP, Maersk, Stena and Japanese shipping companies NYK, MOL and "K" Line - today announced it has given $1.5 million of additional funds to a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) project to improve the lives of Somalis and security for seafarers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140425/708339-a ) (Photo:...


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Sri Lanka cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum
2014-02-09 09:22:38

Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon.  A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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