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2014-08-18 23:04:43

While managing steady growth and development, Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), the Cayman Islands’ special economic zone, introduces two new initiatives to its proactive marketing strategy. The zone has launched a series of short videos to help spread the word that “Cayman Enterprise City is Open for Business,” and it has rolled out three stand-alone, geo-specific web pages customized to target niche markets in Canada, India and Israel. George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (PRWEB)...

2014-08-18 12:29:01

Backers looking to put "New Mexico Certified Chile(TM)" on par with "Vidalia Onions" LAS CRUCES, N.M., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Mexico's Chile farmers and processors are joining an effort to protect their peppers from counterfeiters looking to profit from New Mexico's famous Chile reputation. On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 12:30 p.m. Governor Martinez will announce the New Mexico Certified Chile(TM) program at The Range in Bernalillo. The Range is the first New Mexico...

2014-08-18 08:29:14

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the Bartender Association of Taiwan (BAT), Health Communications, Inc. (HCI) today announced the launch of the TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) program in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Sixteen (16) teachers from the Wu Chou Bartending School, owned by husband and wife team Mr. Tom Kuo and Miss Hsieh Mei Mei, successfully completed a TIPS Train-the-Trainer workshop on July 19-20, 2014. Most of the new Taiwanese trainers...

2014-08-18 08:28:18

AMSTERDAM, August 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Event to facilitate regional growth alongside South Korean government $8.9 billion commitment to drug development by 2020 Leading events organizer UBM Live today announces the opening of CPhI Korea 2014, which will take place on September 2nd-3rd 2014 at the COEX in Seoul, South Korea. Co-organized by the Korean Pharmaceutical Traders Association, the event will co-locate with ICSE, creating a...

2014-08-17 23:00:09

The Lodge at Chaa Creek has been recognised as “Belize’s Leading Spa Resort” at this year's World Tourism Awards. San Ignacio, Belize (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The Lodge at Chaa Creek has been recognised as “Belize’s Leading Spa Resort” at the recent World Tourism Awards, an event the Wall Street Journal called “The travel Industry’s equivalent to the Oscars.” Speaking after the announcement at the awards ceremonies, held this year in Quito, Ecuador, Chaa Creek’s...

2014-08-15 12:25:21

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The government of Equatorial Guinea has temporarily suspended the issuance of visas from neighboring countries and cancelled regionals flights by its national air carrier, Ceiba International, as measures to protect the country against the spread of the Ebola virus. This is one of a number of preventive measures taken by the country after it formed a national commission to lead anti-Ebola efforts. The government is...

2014-08-15 00:21:08

SINGAPORE, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) will lead eight Singapore media companies to the 12(th) edition of the China International Film & TV Programmes Exhibition (CIFTPE), to be held in Beijing from 21 to 23 August 2014. CIFTPE is a key Chinese trade market for foreign and domestic films, television dramas, documentaries and animation shows and is well attended by China's top film and television companies. More than 200...

2014-08-14 23:03:09

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Future of the Bruneian Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Future of the Bruneian Defense Industry – Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 published by Strategic Defense Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Brunei...

2014-08-14 16:26:43

West African Nation takes early, proactive approach steps to contain potential spread of the disease MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The government of Equatorial Guinea has created a national health crisis committee as part of its efforts to mount a campaign to prevent the spread of ebola to the country. The ebola prevention campaign aims to purchase the necessary materials to control the infection and manage cases of infection that might arise,...

2014-08-13 16:22:38

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, XINYU CITY, China, and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LDK Solar Co., Ltd. in provisional liquidation ("LDK Solar" or the "Company") and its Joint Provisional Liquidators ("JPLs"), Tammy Fu and Eleanor Fisher, both of Zolfo Cooper (Cayman) Limited, today announced that LDK Solar has received sanction from the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the "Cayman Court") to enter into the funding commitments and amendments to the restructuring...


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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Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'