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2014-09-09 08:25:39

Zenergy Associates Feintuch and Tavistock to Spearhead U.S. and U.K. Initiatives Respectively LONDON, MONTREAL, TORONTO and NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Optimal Payments (LSE AIM: OPAY), a leading global online payments provider, has appointed Zenergy Communications to implement an integrated corporate communications and brand awareness campaign in North America and Europe. In conjunction with this assignment, Zenergy has retained Feintuch Communications to provide...

2014-09-09 04:20:28

CHP Systems to be Installed for On-Site Utility Solutions WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EuroSite Power Inc., (OTCQB: EUSP) an On-Site Utility solutions provider, offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and leisure centres in the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe, has signed agreements worth approximately £3.78 (US$6.26) million with two hotels belonging to FJB Hotels. Under the terms of the two 15 year...

2014-09-09 00:23:28

Zero trust model relieves security concerns about cloud adoption, data residency and compliance; new partnerships formed with Salesforce, IBM, Amazon and Entrust LONDON, UK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CloudMask, an innovator in data protection, today launched in the UK to protect sensitive information in the cloud, even in the case of a total breach. Following high-profile data leaks and new reforms affecting data from the UK, CloudMask offers a 'zero trust model', a paradigm...

2014-09-09 00:22:03

LONDON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Gelatin and Gelatin Derivatives Isinglass and Bone Glues Market in Europe 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2355581/Gelatin-and-Gelatin-Derivatives-Isinglass-and-Bone-Glues-Market-in-Europe-2014-2018.html About Gelatin and Gelatin Derivatives, Isinglass, and Bone GluesGelatin and gelatin derivatives, isinglass, and bone glues are all collagen. They are obtained from animal sources...

2014-09-08 23:11:57

The Mesothelioma Victims Center firmly believes that because of factors like age or poor quality healthcare options, about 40% of all people exposed to asbestos decades ago in the United States will go undiagnosed. According to recent news, the British Lung Foundation says that mesothelioma diagnoses is still increasing in the United Kingdom, and the Center believes similar happenings might be taking place in the US as well. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com (PRWEB) September 08, 2014...

2014-09-08 23:11:33

Health professionals are invited to attend an online presentation on September 23, 2014, in which Dr. Paul G. Swingle will discuss the use of neurofeedback as an aid in the assessment and treatment of ADHD. An EEG assessment helps to differentiate ADD/ADHD from other conditions that present in a similar fashion, however, are quite different from simple attentional or hyperactive issues. London, England (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 The Biofeedback Federation of Europe is pleased to sponsor...

2014-09-08 23:04:08

No, they do not predict September11! They are predicting September13/14, which is 2014Elul16 or 6-16 Hebrew according to the Biblical Lunar Calendar in which Elul is the 6th lunar month. London, England (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Their President, Gordon Ritchie, explains the new calculations as follows… “There is some theological debate over whether the true text of Revelation13 has 666 as the number of the beast or 616. Recently, scientists at Oxford University in England, revealed...

2014-09-08 12:26:06

Multi-Talented and Respected Star of Broadway, UK Television, Film and Comedy to Take the Reins of CBS's Late Night Talk Show in 2015 NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBS Television Network announced today that James Corden will be the new host of THE LATE LATE SHOW. Corden - a multi-faceted performer, host, writer and producer with accomplishments that span television, theater, film and comedy - will take the reins of the daily late night show in 2015. The 36-year-old...

2014-09-08 12:24:50

NUREMBERG, Germany, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wearable devices are the current trend in technology. Manufacturers from a range of different industries including fashion, sports and technology are introducing many new models to the market. A recent GfK survey carried out in China, Germany, South Korea, the UK and the USA shows that, from the consumers' point of view, well-known technology brands are the first port of call for any potential purchase. Activity trackers...

2014-09-08 12:21:09

COATESVILLE, Pa., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Bristow Group Inc. today announced the acceptance of an S-92(®) helicopter by Bristow Helicopters Ltd. The helicopter, configured for search and rescue service, was accepted during a ceremony at the Sikorsky facility in Coatesville, Pennsylvania. Bristow Helicopters Ltd. is affiliated with Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS). Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX)....


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

Aylesbury Duck
2014-09-04 13:11:59

The Aylesbury duck is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. Its exact origin is unknown, but it is known that duck breeds originating from England were rare before the eighteenth century. The common duck, although originating from England, was bred from wild mallards and the most prized members of this breed were white in color, although they only occurred randomly. During the eighteenth century, breeders began focusing on developing a duck that would produce only white...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Large Black
2014-08-28 08:46:32

The large black, also known as the Cornwall black or the Devon black, is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Great Britain. The breed was a result of crossing black colored pigs from the southwestern areas of Cornwall and Devon and the eastern areas of Suffolk, Kent, and Essex. The pigs taken from Devon were chosen for their physical traits, but selective breeding changed their constitution and confirmation, giving them a standard size and appearance. This breed grew in popularity...

Cumberland Pig
2014-08-15 11:16:52

The Cumberland pig is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Northern areas of England. It was once used for the meat industry, specifically for use in local delicacies like Cumberland ham or sausage, but it went extinct in 1960 after leaner meat became popular. It is thought that the breed was developed the course of a few hundred years in Westmorland and Cumberland. It was a close relative of the Old Yorkshire pig and had a heavy build that helped it withstand the harsh weather in...

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