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2014-03-24 08:23:52

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to view presentation NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EDP - Energias de Portugal, S.A., ( NYSE Euronext Lisbon: EDP), one of the largest utilities in Iberian Peninsula, today announced that their March 20th dbVIC Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference presentation is now available for on-demand viewing. LINK: www.adr.db.com/dbvic EDP's presentation will be available 24/7 for 90 days. Investors may...

New Species Of Torvosaurus Was Largest European Land Predator
2014-03-06 08:08:06

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fossils of Torvosaurus, a large Jurassic-era theropod predator, were first unearthed in North America in 1971, later being named Torvosaurus tanneri. Examples of this dinosaur had not existed elsewhere until 2000, when paleontologists discovered another Torvosaurus fossil in Europe. The discovery, which came from a site just north of Lisbon, Portugal, led scientists to initially assume the remains were that of T. tanneri. However,...

2014-03-03 04:22:26

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caixa- Banco de Investimento, S.A. (CaixaBI), the investment banking arm of Portugal's largest banking group CaixaGeral de Depósitos, S.A. (CGD Group), has won "The Best Investment Bank in Portugal" award for 2013 from the London-based International Finance Magazine. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/663464) After a rigorous evaluation of 500 nominations by an internal research team and an external...

2014-02-26 23:31:02

Visionary Films debuts "The Last Man On Earth," a romantic comedy, March 7, 2014 through Vimeo on Demand. Going against Hollywood tradition, it was made for nothing, and will be available to a global audience simultaneously. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 On March 7, 2014 “The Last Man On Earth,” starring Madisen Hill (Live Life and Win) and Trip Langley (Choose) premieres through Vimeo On Demand (vimeo.com/ondemand/thelastman). Their direct distribution model...

2014-02-25 04:23:26

READING, England, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated messaging platform offers richer communications and superior experience across SMS, MMS, OTT, RCS and WebRTC Services Acision, the global mobile services leader, today announced that ZON OPTIMUS, a carrier for mobile services in Portugal, has selected Acision Fusion as its convergent messaging platform. As a single, cost-effective platform for SMS, MMS, IP, OTT, RCS and WebRTC...

2014-02-22 23:00:09

Ticket Down announces that they have reduced all ticket prices for the friendly match between Portugal and Mexico at Gillette Stadium. This popular secondary ticket exchange is offering the exclusive customer appreciation promo code DISCOUNT for added savings. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 Ticket Down has reduced prices on Mexico vs. Portugal tickets at Gillette Stadium. Diehard soccer fans can add the special customer appreciation promo code DISCOUNT for added savings on Mexico...

2014-02-20 16:21:18

Trading Symbols: GTP - (TSX-V) P01 - (FRANKFURT) COLTF - (OTCQX) MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Colt Resources Inc. ("Colt" or the "Company") (TSXV: GTP) (FRA: P01) (OTCQX: COLTF) is pleased to announce the completion of the first phase of a drilling campaign initiated in November 2013, intended to support feasibility studies for its two core projects located in Portugal. Drilling has recommenced at the Boa Fé Gold project located in the south and the Tabuaço...

2014-02-18 23:23:12

Ticket Down announces that presale tickets are now available for the friendly match between soccer powerhouses, Portugal and Mexico at Gillette Stadium in suburban Boston. This popular secondary ticket exchange has rolled back ticket prices and is also offering the exclusive customer appreciation customer code DISCOUNT for added savings. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Ticket Down has reduced prices for the friendly soccer match between Portugal and Mexico at Gillette Stadium. With...

2014-02-13 23:29:46

Maria Oliveira, Educator and Language Program Specialist releases new Digital Language Programs for Spanish, English and European Portuguese. Pinole, California (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 "This is the very best teaching and learning material on the market." — Reverend Sandra Reza, Vallejo, CA “These materials make all the difference in getting the right pronunciation practice.” — Cathy Park, Point Richmond CA Maria Oliveira, owner of Maria Oliveira Language Learning...

2014-02-07 08:22:10

DALLAS, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Gas Turbine Markets in the World to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Asia to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Eastern Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" and "Gas Turbine Markets in Western Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" to its...


Latest Portugal Reference Libraries

Iberian Pig
2014-08-13 11:40:37

The Iberian pig, also known as the black Iberian pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated on the Iberian Peninsula in areas including Spain and Portugal. It is thought that this breed can be traced back to the Neolithic era, when animal domestication first began, but the most accepted theory pertaining to the origin of this breed states that domesticated pigs were brought over by the Phoenicians and allowed to breed with wild boars, producing what is thought to be the ancestors of the...

Cachena Cattle
2014-07-14 10:54:10

The Cachena is a breed of cattle from Portugal. It is also bred in Galicia and Spain. A larger breed, the Barrosao cattle is also bred in Portugal and the Cachena is sometimes considered to be a variant of it. The Cachena was developed by crossbreeding local yellow and brown cattle breeds. The Cachena’s climate is hot and dry in the summer and cold and humid in the winter. They are distributed around the low mountain range within the Spanish Natural Park Baixa Limia-Serra do Xures. They...

Arouquesa Cattle
2014-07-04 10:20:33

The Arouquesa is a breed of cattle from Portugal and is in protected geographical status. Its range of habitat is restricted to the Northern Portuguese districts of Viseu, Aveiro, Porto and Braga. It is a small breed with the cow only reaching a height of about 48 inches and weighing between 790 and 950 pounds. The bull is slightly bigger at about 52 inches high and will weigh about the same as the cow. The color is a light brown, but the bull will be a little darker than the cow. There...

Black Scabbardfish, Aphanopus carbo
2013-02-02 08:04:02

Image Credit: R Mintern/Wikipedia The black scabbardfish is native to the North Atlantic Ocean in deep water ranging from the Southern United States to Northern Africa, and heavily populated around Greenland and Iceland. The depth range of the adult of this species is from 600 feet to a mile, and the juvenile depth range is from 300 - 3,000 feet. The body of the black scabbardfish is elongated, coppery black in color, with a large snout, and fang-like teeth inside the mouth. The dorsal...

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2012-06-14 12:09:00

Symbol: PRLU Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    I Synonyms:   PRLUM2 Prunus lusitanica L. f. myrtifolia (Mouill.) hort. ex Zabel Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:OR Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed...

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