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2014-06-30 08:31:32

Ashut Engineers of Kenya and SNV Ethiopia to manufacture and sell milk containers invented to help improve livelihoods for millions of smallholder farmers BELLEVUE, Wash., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Good today began the commercialization of an invention to help smallholder dairy farmers maximize the quality and quantity of milk they are able to sell. The invention--a container designed specifically for milk collection and transportation--will be manufactured in Africa and...

2014-06-26 16:26:20

Collaboration includes joint awareness campaign and malaria treatment donations NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consumer products company Kimberly-Clark Corporation is partnering with nonprofit Malaria No More to reduce malaria deaths in Kenya. The partnership focuses on protecting the health of pregnant women and children, the two groups most vulnerable to malaria. This marks the first time Kimberly-Clark (K-C), maker of Huggies brand diapers and baby wipes, has...

2014-06-25 12:35:26

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Online Gaming Market 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/leisure_media/gambling/global_online_gaming_report.html 1.) Online gaming increases worldwide, with trends toward social and mobile gamesA new publication by Hamburg-based secondary research organization yStats.com, "Global Online Gaming Market 2014", reports that trends show that gamers are moving away from consoles and...

2014-06-23 12:20:54

Obama administration's "Doing Business in Africa" initiative scores first aviation industry win; helps Chicago-based company land multi-million dollar deal to support 737NG aircraft WOOD DALE, Ill., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global aerospace, government and defense contractor, has become the first aviation company to land a multi-year deal under the Obama administration's "Doing Business in Africa" initiative. AAR is announcing a five-year multi-million...

2014-06-20 08:23:10

IBM's Corporate Service Corps pro bono consulting teams complete engagements in Ghana, Kenya and Morocco ARMONK, N.Y., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teams of IBM (NYSE: IBM) experts completing month-long pro bono consulting assignments in Africa recommended strategies to the leadership of Ghana, Kenya and Morocco to help improve critical public health and workforce development efforts in those countries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO The 42 IBM specialists...

2014-06-18 23:09:37

Apploi has reinvented the hiring process with its jobs app and ecosystem which is available to the public at locations across the world, ranging from Nairobi, Kenya, to Cypress Hills, Brooklyn, enabling millions with previously no access to jobs the opportunity to apply to ones. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Jobs kiosks set up by Apploi – the NYC tech company that has reinvented the hiring process with its jobs app and ecosystem – are now available to the public at locations across the world,...

2014-06-10 12:33:58

Leadership on the Development of Nutrition and Agricultural Research and Development Spans Continent WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the 2014 Agribusiness & Food World Forum in Cape Town, South Africa, the Honorable Professor Ruth Khasaya Oniang'o will receive the Distinguished Service Award for her influence on the development of nutrition training and agricultural research and development throughout Africa. Far beyond her home country of Kenya, Professor...

2014-05-27 16:21:36

KELOWNA, BC, May 27 2014 /CNW/ - DayStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS:DSTI) A board of director meeting was held whereas the following changes were made to the board of Directors of Daystar Technologies Inc. 1. Daniel Germain: resigned as a director Feb, 24,2014 2. Daniel Giesbrecht: Dan is currently the VP of business development for DayStar, has a depth of knowledge of the company's past and current status. Mr. Giesbrecht will be instrumental in the forward...

2014-05-27 08:25:26

Comprehensive site offers wide array of easily interpretable, signature packages tailored to travellers LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK's first choice for personalised Kenyan safari travel, Kenya Safari are elated to announce that their desktop offering has now been optimised upon mobile, meaning that booking an East African expedition is now easier than ever before. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140523/90978 Fully responsive in every regard, for visitors...

2014-05-26 23:03:32

TelephoneKenya.com announces its iOS users that the optimized KeepCalling app for international calls and SMS is available on App Store for free download. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 Kenya’s motto, “Harambee - Let us all pull together” also inspired TelephoneKenya.com to design various calling options to call internationally. That’s why the company launched a new version of the iOS app called KeepCalling, that makes calling to Kenya easier and faster. TelephoneKenya.com...


Latest Kenya Reference Libraries

East African Oryx, Oryx beisa
2012-10-01 08:53:07

The East African oryx (Oryx beisa), or the beisa, is an antelope that can be found in east Africa, as its name suggests. This species prefers steppes and semi desert areas. This oryx holds two subspecies, which occur in different areas of its range. The fringe-eared oryx occurs in areas of Tanzania and southern Kenya, south of the Tana River, while the common beisa oryx in the Horn of Africa and north of the Tana River. It was previously thought that the East African Oryx was a subspecies of...

Gerenuk, Litocranius walleri
2012-09-10 12:02:13

The gerenuk (Litocranius walleri) is a species of antelope that is also called Waller's gazelle or the giraffe-necked antelope. It can be found in East Africa with a range stretching from eastern Ethiopia and Somalia, to eastern and northern areas of Kenya to northeastern Tanzania. It is the only member in its genus. This species holds two recognized subspecies. The gerenuk ranges in size between sexes, with males reaching an average weight of 99 pounds and a height of 41 inches, while...

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2012-06-14 08:23:36

Symbol: TRSE7 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Rosidae Order   Fabales Family   Fabaceae – Pea family Genus   Trifolium L. – clover...

Grant’s Gazelle, Nanger granti
2012-06-15 12:08:26

Grant’s gazelle (Nanger granti) is native to Africa. Its northern range of Tanzania extends south to Ethiopia and the Sudan, and from the coast of Kenya to Lake Victoria. It prefers habitats within shrub lands and grass plains, but can also be found in regions that are more arid. In Swahili, Grant’s gazelle is called Swala Granti. It was placed within the Nanger subgenus of the genus Gazella, before Nanger became a separate genus. Grant’s gazelle holds five recognized subspecies. The...

Grevy’s Zebra, Equus grevyi
2012-05-28 16:09:29

Grevy’s Zebra (Equus grevyi) is the largest wild equid in existence today. It is also known as the imperial zebra. It is the most endangered of all species of zebra. Named after Jules Grevy, this zebra can be found in Ethiopia, but mainly in Kenya. At one time, Grevy’s zebra roamed Eritrea, Somalia, Kenya, and Ethiopia, but its populations have dwindled and now reside in small areas in northern Kenya, and a few small areas in Ethiopia. In 1882, a French naturalist named Émile Oustalet...

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