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2014-04-09 12:29:14

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Consumer Electronics in the United Kingdom, Euromonitor InternationalWith the UK economy reporting weak growth of 0.7% in 2012, sales of consumer electronics remained sluggish, posting a 1% decline in retail volume sales in the year. As a result of no real development in salaries, credit supply and interest rates, consumers choose to keep their purchases on hold and thus did not spend money on...

2014-04-09 12:28:04

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Electrical Supply Industry World GuidebookToday, the electrical supply industry has four separate sectors: generation, transmission, distribution and supply. In many countries, competition has been introduced to generation and supply, while transmission and distribution are natural monopolies since electricity must be delivered via common lines. Prevalence of privatization must also be added....

2014-04-09 12:27:49

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Smart Home Controls 2013 - UKSmart Homes: The UK smart home market remained strong during the continued economic recession in the UK, as the high-end luxury sector showed 7% growth in value year on year, especially around Greater London. BSRIA estimated the Smart Home market to be at EUR39.7 million in 2012. The main emphasis of concentration stayed in the luxury segment due to continuing...

2014-04-09 12:26:20

Leading Advance Movie Ticket Seller Also Signs Nine New Exhibitors as it Continues to Expand its Network of Theaters BOCA RATON, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MovieTickets.com, a leading destination for the purchase of advance movie tickets, announced that it has renewed its long-term agreement to provide remote ticketing to Premiere Cinema Corporation. Premiere is one of the largest independently owned motion picture exhibitors in the country and currently has 22...

2014-04-09 12:25:39

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Korea was chosen as The London Book Fair Market Focus for 2014 held from 8 to 10 to reflect the country's status as one of the top ten publishing markets in the world, and its expanding reputation within the international literary community. The eleventh Market Focus will build on a heritage of enhancing cultural and political exchanges between Korea and the UK. Through The London Book Fair's professional programme and the British Council's...

2014-04-09 12:24:04

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: United Kingdom Oil and Gas Report Q1 2014 Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View:An uptick investment offshore is providing some relief from the overall downward trend in oiland gas production from the UK. However, without new discoveries, the recent boost to output is only likelyto stem rather than reverse the decline given falling volumes from mature fields. While the industry...

2014-04-09 11:43:37

Small financial incentives, totaling as little as £30, can dramatically increase the likelihood of people who inject drugs completing a course of hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination, according to new research published in The Lancet. Researchers in the UK found that people undergoing treatment for heroin addiction who received a maximum total of £30 supermarket vouchers in equal or graduated installments in return for full compliance with a regimen of three HBV vaccine injections were at...

2014-04-09 08:32:39

A Complimentary 30-Day Trial is Available on All Editions of the Software HOVE, United Kingdom, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Malicious File Hunter, an IT security software company, has just announced the launch of an innovative software that helps IT security administrators and malware researchers by searching for malware. Anybody who would like to try the Malicious File Hunter v2.1 may get a free 30-day trial through the company's new website. Photo -...

2014-04-09 08:31:37

Thirty of the world's most inspiring-looking counseling centers are featured in a new article by BestCounselingDegrees.net WILMINGTON, Del., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty of the world's most inspirationally-designed counseling centers are named in a new article on BestCounselingDegrees.net. The "30 Most Inspiring-Looking Counseling Centers in the World" highlights the architecture of counseling practices in the United States and several other countries. Best Counseling...

2014-04-08 23:34:02

IFC Markets, a leading innovative financial company, is glad to announce the launch of a new website http://www.ifcm.co.uk/, which was specially generated for residents of the United Kingdom. London (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 IFC Markets is happy to announce the release of the new Forex and CFD trading website, which is intended for the UK clients. Recently the clients of the UK have shown high interest towards services and products of IFC Markets, and this served as the main driving force...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

Beast of Bodmin
2013-09-08 07:30:22

The Beast of Bodmin is considered to be a phantom cat that lives in Cornwall, United Kingdom. The beast was blamed for several slain and mutilated livestock in the area. It was theorized that these large cats may have been imported to private collectors who escaped captivity. Because it is illegal to import or own these animals, details of their escape would not be reported. In 1995 an investigation into legitimacy of these large cats turned up no evidence of their existence. The...

Emerald Damselfly, Lestes sponsa
2013-08-14 12:03:12

The emerald damselfly (Lestes sponsa), also known as the common spreadwing, is a species of damselfly that can be found in Europe and Asia, in a large range that extends from France to the Pacific Ocean. It prefers to reside near slow moving moors, pools, and ponds. It is the only common species from its genus, Lestes, in Great Britain and is thought to occur in areas of North Africa. The emerald damselfly has an average abdomen length of up to 1.2 inches, with a wingspan of between .7 and...

Northern February Red, Brachyptera putata
2013-07-10 14:46:19

The northern February red (Brachyptera putata) is a species of stonefly that is thought to be native to Scotland, but was once be found in Wales, England, and can still be found in Ukraine. It once preferred a habitat along the River Usk, which runs through Wye and Wales, England and it is known to prefer cold waters. Males are known for being poor fliers, because they have shorter wings than those of females. The northern February red is thought to be extinct in Wales and England, due to...

Green-eyed Hawker, Aeshna isosceles
2013-07-09 17:42:37

The green-eyed hawker (Aeshna isosceles), known as the Norfolk hawker in Britain, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in Europe and North Africa. Its range includes areas of the Mediterranean, lowland areas of North Africa, and Portugal and Spain, where it is not a native species. It prefers to reside near ponds, marshes, and ditches with abundant vegetation. It was first described by Muller in 1764 as Libellula quadrifasciata, and after several classification changes, it was given...

Rhithrogena germanica
2013-07-09 15:10:58

Rhithrogena germanica, known as the March brown mayfly in in the British Isle, is a species of mayfly that can be found throughout northern and central areas of Europe. Its range includes the River Tweed in England, Hesse in Germany, Denmark, Poland, and France. It was first described by Alfred Edwin Eaton, who studied a male specimen from the River Rhine. Rhithrogena germanica begins its lifecycle in the larval stage, as a water dwelling naiad that is typically found in fast flowing,...

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