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redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While watching brightly-colored fish flit about in an aquarium tends to be a calm and relaxing experience, monitoring exactly where those aquatic creatures came from and what methods were...

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2014-07-28 23:08:23

Expanding client programs spur growth and create need for seasonal positions at Alta Resources’ Fort Myers campus Fort Myers, Florida (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Alta Resources, a global provider of customer management business process outsourcing (BPO) for Fortune 500 brands, announced today that it plans to fill more than 2,500 jobs across its locations in Wisconsin, California, Florida and the Philippines. More than 1,200 of those jobs will be based at its Fort Myers campus, and the...

2014-07-28 23:07:16

Expanding client programs spur growth and create need for regular and seasonal positions at Alta Resources’ Neenah campus Neenah, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Alta Resources, a global provider of customer management business process outsourcing (BPO) for Fortune 500 brands, announced today that it plans to fill more than 2,500 jobs across its locations in Wisconsin, California, Florida and the Philippines. More than 600 of those jobs will be based at its Neenah campus. A majority of...

2014-07-28 23:05:37

Expanding client programs spur growth and create need for regular and seasonal positions at Alta Resources’ Brea campus. Brea, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Alta Resources, a global provider of customer management business process outsourcing (BPO) for Fortune 500 brands, announced today that it plans to fill more than 2,500 jobs across its locations in Wisconsin, California, Florida and the Philippines. More than 700 of those jobs will be based at its Brea campus. A majority of the hiring...

2014-07-27 23:01:39

Expanding client programs spur companywide growth, including increasing health-insurance support. Neenah, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Alta Resources, a global provider of customer management business process outsourcing (BPO) for Fortune 500 brands, announced today that it plans to fill more than 2,500 jobs across its locations in Wisconsin, California, Florida and the Philippines. A majority of the hiring is to support several health-insurance clients, which have seasonal ramp-ups...

2014-07-18 23:06:50

A typhoon the strength of a Category 3 hurricane made landfall Tuesday near the eastern coastal city of Legazpi, where one of five Unbound programs in the Philippines is based with more than 9,600 children, their families and elderly people. Unbound staff are currently assessing the damage from this crisis but thousands of families are still without power. Kansas City, KS (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Unbound, an international humanitarian organization based in Kansas City, is responding to...

2014-07-18 08:22:19

MIAMI, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Private Equity Group Limited announced today that its "portfolio company", National Med Care Ltd, a Salt Lake City Utah, based pharmaceutical marketing firm has entered into an agreement with Taking You Forward Inc., a Cebu Philippines based BPO firm to form a joint venture for the marketing of its compound pharmaceutical products in the United States. Under the terms of the agreement, Taking You Forward will provide 400 call center...

2014-07-18 04:21:56

MANILA, Philippines, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan honored and recognized Philippine's best at the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards banquet held on Thursday, 17 July 2014 at the Makati Shangri-la Hotel, Manila. First founded in 2012, the Philippines Awards program began on showcasing outstanding IT and Telecommunications companies in the local market. This year, the Awards program expanded to also include other prominent companies in the...

2014-07-17 16:29:26

LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Mobile Security (mSecurity) Bible: 2014 - 2020 - Device Security, Infrastructure Security & Security Serviceshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2092772/The-Mobile-Security-mSecurity-Bible-2014---2020---Device-Security-Infrastructure-Security--Security-Services.htmlMobile networks around the globe generate more than 86 Exabytes of traffic annually. The immense volume of traffic...

2014-07-16 23:13:43

PCCW Teleservices, a HKT subsidiary and premier provider of global outsourcing solutions, has swept four awards at the 2014 ContactCenterWorld Asia Pacific Top Ranking Performers Conference and Awards. Hong Kong / Manila, Philippines (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 PCCW Teleservices, a HKT subsidiary and premier provider of global outsourcing solutions, has swept four awards at the 2014 ContactCenterWorld Asia Pacific Top Ranking Performers Conference and Awards. PCCW Teleservices won the gold...

2014-07-10 12:27:21

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Medical Tourism Market (India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Mexico, Brazil, Taiwan, Turkey, South Korea, Costa Rica, Poland, Dubai and Philippines) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 -...


Latest Philippines Reference Libraries

Khasi Pine, Pinus kesiya
2014-02-26 08:46:27

Khasi pine (Pinus kesiya) is the most common of pines found in Asia. This pine can be found growing in the Khasi hills of Meghalaya as well as northern Thailand, Philippines, Burma, Cambodia, Laos as well as in the southern parts of China and Vietnam. The Khasi pine can be found on plantations in southern Africa and South America. Khasi pine does not form pine forests but will grow in groups, known as stands, as well as with broad-leaved trees. The Khasi pine is also known as the...

Naga Stone worship
2014-01-19 13:29:46

The naga (male) and nagini (female) are entities primarily in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism, that takes the form of a snake (king cobra). But, naga in other types, are also found in other cultures from  Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Mekong, Java, and the Philippines. In Hinduism, the naga is still part of the modern culture. In India, they are nature spirits that protect the water of springs, wells, and rivers. They bring the rain, but also are believed to cause floods and droughts....

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Indomalaya Ecozone
2009-07-01 12:56:43

The Indomalaya ecozone is one of Earth's eight ecosystems. It covers most of South and Southeast Asia and parts of East Asia. This area was originally known as the Oriental Region by most scientists (especially biogeographers). Indomalaya extends from Afghanistan to Pakistan through the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia to southern China, and through Indonesia toward Java, Bali, and Borneo. Indomalaya borders Australasia to the east and both are separated by the Wallace Line. Indomalaya...

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2006-12-27 15:11:40

The Philippine Tarsier (Tarsius syrichta; also known as mawmag in Cebuano/Visayan) is an endangered tarsier species endemic to the Philippines. It is found in the southeastern part of the archipelago, particularly in the provinces of Bohol, Samar, Leyte, and Mindanao, Philippines. Its geographic range also includes Maripipi Island, Siargao Island, Basilan Island and Dinagat Island. Tarsiers have also been reported in Sarangani, although they may be different subspecies. Morphology...

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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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