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2014-07-29 23:16:04

Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), the world leader in Mass Notification Systems, has deployed an integrated Mass Notification System as part of a new flash-flood warning system for the Petra Archaeological Park area in Jordan. ATI Systems, in conjunction with Solutions Communications and Security Systems (SOLCOM) of Amman Jordan, is implementing this new flash-flood warning system as part of a project funded by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Boston, MA (PRWEB) July...

Shadows Of Petra Awaken Its Astronomical Orientation
2014-03-05 13:20:32

SINC During the winter solstice, the sun is filtered into the Monastery at Petra, Jordan, illuminating the podium of a deity. Just at this moment, the silhouette of the mountain opposite draws the head of a lion, a sacred animal. These are examples from a study where researchers from Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias and CSIC (Spain) showed how celestial events influenced the orientation of the great constructions of the Nabataeans. The movement of the Sun in the skies of Petra...

Signs Of Ancient Terrace Farming Uncovered In Petra
2013-01-03 08:45:29

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A multinational archaeology team is providing new insights into successful and extensive water management and agricultural production in and around the ancient city of Petra, which is located in modern Jordan. Professor Susan Alcock of the Brown University Petra Archaeological Project (BUPAP) leads the dig. Christian Cloke, doctoral student in the Department of Classics at the University of Cincinnati, used a variety of tools and...

2011-06-06 09:00:00

TAMPA, Fla., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Savtira Corporation (Savtira), a new provider of B2B Cloud Commerce solutions, is proud to announce an agreement with Petra Industries (Petra), the nation's leading wholesale distributor of consumer electronics, custom installation products, mobile audio/video accessories and appliance connection supplies. The agreement will allow Petra to distribute its large inventory to Savtira partner stores. (Logo:...

2011-04-28 13:24:00

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Public Relations Case Study, entitled 'Public Relations Strategy: Integrating Digital and Traditional Patient Advocacy Tactics,' published on Social Media ReInvention's Website was inspired by the work AQABA Technologies has done for their client, Freedom of Access to Medicines (FAMEDS). Social Media ReInvention is a Blog about Marketing and Media Reinvention Via Social Media, Inbound Marketing, and Technology. The article...

2010-12-01 01:47:00

DUBAI, UAE, December 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Aqaba Development Corporation discuses achieving the balance between project objectives, marine and coastal engineering and national economic development objectives. Marine and coastal development has seen a boom in recent years across the Middle East. This growth is due to high demand for prime waterfront real estate and mixed use developments to sustain the modern urban lifestyle and business requirements. In order to better...

2010-01-19 19:26:00

APEX, N.C., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerSwan (TSI) announced today it has formed a new strategic partnership with businessman Alfonso Nocerino in order to expand and support existing services the company provides throughout the Middle East and Africa. The new company, TigerSwan Jordan (TSJO), will be based in Amman, Jordan with Mr. Nocerino as President for Middle East & Africa. TigerSwan Jordan (TSJO) will provide clients with logistics and comprehensive expertise in areas such as...

2009-08-05 09:51:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data for in-vehicle, portable, wireless and enterprise solutions has launched a navigable map of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Offering full coverage stretching from the elegance of Amman in the north to the magnificent landscape of Wadi Rum and the coastal city of Aqaba in the South, the new map includes over 28,000 kilometres of Jordan's expanding road network and, very...

2008-10-20 09:00:29

Newport Global Technologies, Inc. ("NGT") www.ngtwireless.com, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire for cash and stock LaSilkee Virtual Connections, Ltd. ("LVC"), a Jordanian telecommunications company operating under a license granted by the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The specific terms of the transaction were not disclosed. In announcing this acquisition, Rounsevelle Schaum, Chairman of Newport Global, stated: "In these troubled economic times we...


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