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BEIJING, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL", or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education,
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Gold announced today that following the recent restructuring and successful refinancing, a new management team
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Aruba Networks, Inc.
Mark Chubb, president of the USA Branch of the Institution of Fire Engineers, to oversee fire safety operations and training in Bangladesh and guide remediation efforts in all factories from which
A team of archaeologists has reportedly discovered a lost city deep within the remote jungles of Honduras – a lost city that had never been explored founded by a culture we know little about.
Currently there are than 300 people working in Chile's local industry, growing over 51% just in the last year.
LONDON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Immersive pop-up pavilion travels to London's South Bank to celebrate Year of Mexico
TSX: ELD NYSE: EGO VANCOUVER, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Eldorado Gold ("Eldorado" or the "Company") hereby informs that on Friday February 27, 2015, its Greek subsidiary,
BANGKOK, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- INTERMACH and SUBCON THAILAND 2015 help companies stay globally competitive and SMEs improve their business strategies by investing in new business opportunities.
Report of executions is "false," allegations of poor prison conditions are disputed. MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Government of
The eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis), also known as the common pondhawk, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern areas of the United States, Belize, two provinces of Canada including Ontario, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, eleven states in Mexico, and Nicaragua, among other areas. This species is found near almost every source of water. It differs in appearance depending upon the sex, with males holding blue and green color and...
The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...
Jabal al-Tair Island, known by many other names including Tair Island and Jebel Teir, is a volcanic island that is located in the Red Sea and is under the jurisdiction of Yemen. It reaches an elevation of 801 feet and is about 1.9 miles in length. The island is comprised of Jabal al-Tair, a stratovolcano that was considered extinct in 1982, although it erupted in 2007. In 1900, the British Admiralty described the volcano as having a steep, conical shape, making it a good landmark for ships...
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...
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country involving the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and a number of smaller islands. It’s the world’s sixth-largest country regarding to total area. Some of the neighboring countries include East Timor, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea to the north; the Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. For at least 40,000 years before European...
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