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2011-03-16 07:55:00

LONDON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The quake and tsunami have wrought havoc in Japan but the world's third largest economy has large reserves of strength to draw on. In the latest Global Forecast programme from the Economist Intelligence Unit, editorial director Robin Bew adds that the cost of rebuilding stricken towns can be borne by the country in spite of is perilous public finances. "I think it is important to recognise that while geographically the part of Japan that...

2011-03-16 07:20:00

TUCSON, Ariz., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent Japanese earthquake and tsunami and the 2004 Indonesian earthquake and tsunami have shocked the world. Dr. Jeffrey Goodman, an archeologist and geologist who has spent years researching the Bible's stories of catastrophe, says that tsunamis that dwarf those of Japan and Indonesia are written about in the Bible. In his new book "THE COMETS OF GOD" Goodman says the Bible tells of a mega-tsunami that occurred in the past and a...

2011-03-16 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, has published updated outlooks for RF Micro Devices (Nasdaq: RFMD), Broadcom (Nasdaq: BRCM), Netlist (Nasdaq: NLST), Cree (Nasdaq: CREE), and DragonWave (Nasdaq: DRWI). Next Inning editor Paul McWilliams has leveraged a decades-long career as a semiconductor industry insider to deliver in-depth insights...

2011-03-16 02:00:00

CHATSWORTH, Calif., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 11, 2011 Japan experienced the largest earthquake ever in its history, a 9.0 magnitude off the coast of Honshu, Japan. Immediately following the earthquake, a major tsunami was triggered and it brought even more destruction and devastation to Japan. Now Japan is battling enormous challenges and a world community is coming together to assist them. Eric Holtzman is the President of Hosting 4 Less, a web hosting company in Southern...

2011-03-16 00:00:29

Billy Meier, Swiss UFO contactee with unparalleled record of prophetically accurate scientific information, also foretold increased mega-quakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions and super storms; published warnings about mainly manmade causes of unnatural climate change and environmental disasters as early as 1951 Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2011 The increased danger now posed by radiation from earthquake damaged Japanese atomic power plants was specifically warned about by Swiss UFO...

2011-03-15 17:24:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Automobile Dealers Association is urging its 16,000 members to support the Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami fund of the American Red Cross. To jumpstart the campaign, the NADA Charitable Foundation announced today a $100,000 donation to the Red Cross' special Japan fund. The Red Cross set up the fund to support disaster relief efforts in Japan after last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami. "The magnitude of...

2011-03-15 10:00:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clothes4Souls, the apparel division of Soles4Souls, is offering individuals looking to assist the victims of the devastating 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan last week an opportunity to help. Individuals, churches, civic groups, schools, retailers and manufacturers can support Clothes4Souls relief efforts by visiting www.giveclothes.org and donating new or gently worn apparel or excess product to the charity. The...

2011-03-14 14:10:00

NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from The U.S. European Media Hub, U.S. Department of State at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=372693c0-87bc-427a-a88c-16a347f228ca U. S. Ambassador to Japan John Roos and Lt. Gen. Burton M. Field, Commander of United States Forces, Japan (USFJ) brief reporters in Tokyo on U.S. condolences for quake and tsunami victims, support for relief efforts, and U.S. expert assistance on the nuclear plant issue....

2011-03-14 15:50:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, today announced that its operations have not been affected following Friday's magnitude 8.9 earthquake and resulting tsunami that left towns and villages in Japan devastated. "In response to many inquiries from both our customers as well as analysts following our company, we want to confirm that KEMET's worldwide...

2011-03-14 16:21:00

TOKYO, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan's seven big automakers are extending nationwide production shutdowns amid growing concern about supply chain interruptions, power shortages and export difficulties following the massive earthquake and tsunami that hammered northern Japan, killing thousands. Toyota Motor Corp., one of the few automakers with a major manufacturing presence in the quake zone, suspended all manufacturing - at both assembly and parts plants - on Monday and extended...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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