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Approach will reduce country's reliance on diesel and has the power to create a middle class CHICAGO, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc., has
WASHINGTON, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A short video that profiles a popular Honduran singer's collaboration on a project that provides an oasis of hope for youth in one of the world's most
HONG KONG, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tissue World, the leading portfolio of events dedicated to tissue paper industry
SEOUL, Korea, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- #EXPO -- The Big 5 industry shows organized by Kyungyon Exhibition ended its four-day journey on Apr.
(TSX-V | OYL) TORONTO, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - CGX Energy Inc.
XI'AN, China, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Green Agriculture, Inc.
WALTHAM, Mass., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ilios Dynamics Inc., a subsidiary of Tecogen(®) Inc.
KIGALI, Rwanda, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Every hour, about 120 Rwandans subscribe to internet, according to the country's ICT sector survey of 2014, which is yet to be made public.
SHANGHAI, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa's newest and most dynamic celebration of media, the Mohamed Amin Africa Media Awards (MAAMAs), is ready for action as
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...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).