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2014-07-14 12:23:06

LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market climbed $26 per metric ton (/mt) in June, up 2% from the previous month and the first price increase in five months, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider and a top source of...

2014-07-14 08:31:20

LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Protection & Management Series 2014, organised by UBM Live, is pleased to announce its huge success following the first year at ExCeL London. Taking place from 17th-19th June, more than 40,000 attendees flooded through the doors to the series of events, the first time this milestone has been reached. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a ) The Protection & Management Series 2014, which...

2014-07-14 08:30:20

Holland Bazaar picks only the best for its innovative 24-Hour warehouse WOODBURY, N.Y. and LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janam Technologies LLC, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, today announced that Holland Bazaar, one of London's largest wholesale food suppliers, has selected Janam's XG Series for barcode scanning and product selection at the company's new, 24-hour warehouse....

2014-07-14 08:23:29

LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Recording Workshop is celebrating its 25th anniversary and is now approved to deliver Rockschool Music Practitioner and BTEC HND qualifications. This will enable The Recording Workshop graduates to get straight into the final year of a degree at university. The new hands-on TRW Music Production HND course starts on 9th September 2014 and is delivered in its recording studio training centre in west London. Jose Gross,...

2014-07-13 00:20:15

LONDON, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has risen again in the rankings in the third annual "Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200" league table of UK companies. This highlights the top 200 privately owned UK firms in terms of export growth. Argus is the twenty-fourth largest company in terms of export value featured in the list this year. Companies need a minimum export value of £25mn to qualify for the league table. Argus...

2014-07-11 08:27:08

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RFA, trusted technology advisor to investment management clients for over two decades, today announced the opening of its London office. Located in the heart of Mayfair, RFA's London office will extend RFA's comprehensive technology portfolio with a local presence in the United Kingdom. The opening of the UK office represents RFA's continued progress from an industry pioneer to a leading global firm. RFA now serves over 520 firms including some...

2014-07-11 08:20:24

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Show organisers report 75% of visitors to Safety & Health Expo 2014 were a brand new audience delivered by the move to London, plus a 10% increase in senior management attending exhibition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-b ) (Photo:...

2014-07-10 12:16:31

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council A network of signals active in almost all types of cancer sends the protein factories in our cells into overdrive, and may help fuel a tumor's uncontrolled growth, new research suggests. Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, identified a molecular trigger responsible for ratcheting up activity of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) – the cellular factory that makes the building blocks cancer cells need to keep...

2014-07-10 08:28:26

The two-day event, based on the theme "Navigating your GRC Journey," will bring together Governance, Risk Management, Compliance, Audit, and Information Technology professionals from across Europe to discuss and share GRC trends, insights, and best practices LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, a market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Management solutions, will host the highly anticipated MetricStream GRC Summit Europe 2014, taking place on October 20...

2014-07-10 08:21:09

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Potential for Micro, Mini, Nano & Hand Held Drones in Military, Law Enforcement, Security & Civil Applications The small UAV market [https://www.visiongain.com/Report/1291/Small-Unmanned-Aerial-Vehicle-%28UAV%29-Market-2014-2024 ] is likely to become one of the major economic and technological stories of the modern age because of the wide variety of applications and the added value related to these unmanned machines....


Latest LONDON Reference Libraries

siir_001_php
2012-06-14 09:51:23

Symbol: SIIR Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I HI    I Synonyms:   NOIR Norta irio (L.) Britton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ, CA, CO, FL, HI, MI, NM, NV, NY, PA, TX, UT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

plac2_002_pvp
2012-06-14 12:47:29

Symbol: PLHY3 Group: Dicot Family: Platanaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   PLAC2 Platanus acerifolia (Aiton) Willd. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

Acabaria_rubra
2012-04-03 14:36:01

The Multicolored Sea Fan, (Acabaria rubra), is a species of coral in the family Melithaeidae. It is only found around the South African coast from Bloubergstrand to East London. It is found at depths of 33 to 100 feet in its habitat, which are vertical surfaces on reefs and under overhangs, usually orientated perpendicularly to the water flow. Sea fan colonies grow to about 12 inches high, with branches between branches no more than 0.15 inches in length. It is bushy with thin cylindrical...

39_7c4011a4d1be044467360ab4ecaf9a55
2007-03-26 12:19:08

The Raccoon butterflyfish, Chaetodon lunula, also known as crescent-masked or Lunule butterflyfish, is a butterflyfish of the family Chaetodontidae found in the Indo-Pacific oceans from East Africa to the Hawaiian, Marquesan, and Ducie islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe and Rapa islands, and also in the southeast Atlantic from East London, South Africa, at depths down to 98.43 ft (30 m). Its length is up to 7.87 in (20 cm). The Raccoon butterflyfish is a nocturnal species...

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