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2014-02-27 04:20:32

AMSTERDAM, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New event to accelerate and nurture South Korea's "Pharma 2020 Vision" UBM Live has today announced the latest addition to its global pharmaceutical events portfolio, CPhI Korea 2014, which will take place on September 2nd-3rd 2014 at the COEX in Seoul, South Korea. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a ) South Korea is now an undisputed member of the "developed pharmaceutical...

2014-02-26 23:32:53

Clients can now obtain essential court records from these United States territories. Court record searches that are offered by EvictionRecords.com for these territories include eviction records, county criminal records and sex offender checks. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 People can now use EvictionRecords.com in order to obtain essential vital records from Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands. Many companies do not offer court records searches for these U.S. territories, but...

2014-02-26 23:25:00

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in agribusiness. Oakley, KS (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Frontier Ag, Inc. announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. Frontier Ag leads agribusiness with financial strength as a progressive cooperative supplier, providing excellent products and services that benefit both the customer and cooperative. This segment will explore Frontier Ag's full service...

2014-02-26 23:21:16

105 companies now set up in Cayman Enterprise City; Zone now targeting international commodities industry Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), the Cayman Islands’ Special Economic Zone, is celebrating two years in business and targeting new markets in 2014 to continue growth and expansion. More than 100 companies − startups and mid-sized enterprises seeking international growth – have established a genuine physical presence in the in...

2014-02-27 00:21:08

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (NASDAQ: GSOL) expects to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2013 before the market opens on March 13, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030303/LNM011LOGO-b ) Executive Chairman Merle A. Hinrich and CFO Connie Lai are scheduled to conduct a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on March 13, 2014 (8:00 p.m. on March 13, 2014 in Hong Kong) to review these results in more detail....

2014-02-26 20:20:27

OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Canada's Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, has referred a labour dispute at Cancrew Enterprises Limited to the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB). The company operates four crude oil shuttle tankers in Newfoundland and Labrador serving the Hibernia, Terra Nova and White Rose oil fields. Under the Canada Labour Code, upon referral by the Minister of Labour during a labour dispute, the CIRB...

2014-02-26 12:24:22

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A national public awareness campaign commemorating the 22nd anniversary of the 1992 massacre of nearly 1000 Azerbaijani civilians in the village of Khojaly by Armenian and Russian military forces is bringing important attention to the status of refugees within Azerbaijan. Through Armenian military aggression during the conflict in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, over 1 million Azeris have had to flee their homes in western Azerbaijan in order to...

2014-02-26 12:21:40

BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Simon Bolivar Foundation, the charitable organization of CITGO Petroleum Corporation, is accepting letters of interest for grants from qualifying organizations that offer services to South Bronx residents in the areas of education, environment, healthy living and arts and culture. Eligible 501 (c)(3) organizations can apply online at the Foundation's website: www.simonbolivarfoundation.org. Applications must be received by March 27,...

2014-02-26 08:24:56

Chicago-based custom sign and plaque producer has ongoing relationship with nonprofit children's ministry in Zambia LA GRANGE, Ill., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tree of Life Children's Village, part of the Family Legacy ministry, has extended its warm appreciation to Impact Architectural Signs (http://familylegacy.com/news/thank-you-impact-signs/). For the past several years, the sign company has helped put a memorable finishing touch on each new home constructed at the...

2014-02-26 08:23:07

VANCOUVER, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Brazil Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "Brazil Resources") (TSX-V: BRI; OTCQX: BRIZF) is pleased to announce that it has filed National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101") technical reports for each of its São Jorge, Boa Vista and Surubim gold projects located in Pará State, Brazil. The projects were acquired by Brazil Resources through its acquisition of Brazilian Gold Corporation ("BGC") in November 2013. The technical reports confirm the...


Latest Political geography Reference Libraries

Jabal al-Tair Island
2014-04-10 11:56:15

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...

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...

Australia
2013-02-18 13:27:43

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...

Masai Lion, Panthera leo nubica
2012-11-16 15:20:46

The Masai lion (Panthera leo nubica), also known as the East African Lion, is a subspecies of the African lion. It can be found in Eastern areas of Africa. Males reach an average body length between 8.2 and 9.8 feet, including the tail, with a weight between 320 and 440 pounds. Masai lions located in northeastern Africa are often classified with P. nubica, which include Tsavo lions (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsavo_lion), and these are known to produce males with no manes. The Masai lion...

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2008-08-07 10:35:10

The St. Helena Plover (Charadrius sanctaehelenae), locally known as the Wirebird due to its thin legs, is a small wader endemic to the island of Saint Helena. Kittlitz's Plover is the St. Helena bird's closest relative. The bird was first mentioned in 1638, and is the national bird of Saint Helena, featured on the island's coat of arms. This plover is resident all year on the open areas of Saint Helena, and it is thought that the widespread deforestation on the island, while generally harmful...

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