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2014-04-14 16:28:30

RICHMOND, Va., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brink's Company (NYSE: BCO) announced today that it will no longer use Venezuela's official exchange rate of 6.3 bolivars per U.S. dollar and has adopted the government's SICAD II floating rate of approximately 50 bolivars per U.S. dollar, which took effect on March 24. As a result of the devaluation, Brink's expects to incur a first-quarter remeasurement charge related to the write down of substantially all of its bolivar-denominated net...

2014-04-10 08:27:11

Curator Pablo León de la Barra Investigates Contemporary Art Practices in Latin America in Exhibition of Artists from 16 Countries NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From June 13 through October 1, 2014, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York will present the exhibition Under the Same Sun, which marks the second phase of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. Organized by Pablo León de la Barra, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, the exhibition features...

2014-03-19 08:23:01

Engineering, procurement and construction for early production plant in Venezuela will enable first gas of Perla field HOUSTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valerus (www.valerus.com), one of the world's leading providers of oil and gas handling services and equipment, announced today it has been awarded a contract from Cardón IV to provide engineering and procurement of a simplified early production plant in Punto Fijo, Venezuela. The 38 MMUSD contract award follows the...

2014-03-18 12:26:35

LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Telecommunication Electronics - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2011-2018 Global Market Watch:With a CAGR of 12.8%, global market value for Telecommunication Electronics Application sector is anticipated to be worth US$847.6 billion by 2018. On a global scale, Asia-Pacific accounts for more than 26.3% of the market share. While US accounts for the largest share of the global...

2014-03-17 12:25:45

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Artificial Lift Systems Market, by Types (ESP, PCP, Rod Lift), by Component (Pump, Motor, Separator, Cable, Pump Jack, Sucker Rod), by Countries (U.S., Canada, Russia, China, Venezuela) - Trends & Forecast to 2018 The market has been segmented based on types and its components. The covered types of artificial lift are ESPs, PCPs, and Rod lift. The major components of artificial...

2014-03-06 23:27:49

Volunteers from the Scientology Churches and Missions of Venezuela reach thousands this month in their campaign to combat drug abuse and its debilitating effects on the culture. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Day after day, Truth About Drugs volunteers from the Scientology Churches and Missions of Venezuela work at the grassroots level to uplift the culture by combating drug abuse before it begins. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, the link between crime...

2014-03-06 12:21:32

NEW ORLEANS, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA) is moving forward with a series of new heavy oil developments in the Orinoco Oil Belt that will allow a significant increase in production, while requiring the development of massive new infrastructure, Ruben Figuera, director of new developments in the Orinoco Oil Belt, told delegates to the World Heavy Oil Congress 2014, which opened here today. Figuera said the new projects, being developed by PDVSA...

2014-02-26 12:21:40

BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Simon Bolivar Foundation, the charitable organization of CITGO Petroleum Corporation, is accepting letters of interest for grants from qualifying organizations that offer services to South Bronx residents in the areas of education, environment, healthy living and arts and culture. Eligible 501 (c)(3) organizations can apply online at the Foundation's website: www.simonbolivarfoundation.org. Applications must be received by March 27,...

2014-02-24 12:24:42

LONDON, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Packaged Water Report 2013Product SynopsisPublished by Canadean, the Global Packaged Water Report 2013 provides a detailed analysis of the packaged water market, with global, regional and individual country data including forecasts to 2016.Introduction and LandscapeWhy was the report written?The Global Packaged Water Report 2013 is an essential guide for anyone with an interest in...

2014-02-13 12:25:51

LONDON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Sports Drinks Report 2013 Product SynopsisPublished by Canadean, the Global Sports Drinks Report 2013 provides a detailed analysis of the global sports drinks market with global, regional and individual country data including forecasts to 2016. Introduction and LandscapeWhy was the report written?The Global Sports Drinks Report 2013 is an essential guide for anyone with an...


Latest Venezuela Reference Libraries

Mucuchies
2013-06-22 15:36:30

The Mucuchies, also known as the Venezuelan Sheepdog, is a breed of domestic dog that originated from Venezuela. The breed is thought to have been developed after Spanish mountain dogs were brought into the area in the sixteenth century, serving as guard dogs and herd dogs. These dogs were bred with other dogs that may have included the Pyrenean mastiff, the Spanish mastiff, or various sheepdogs. After years of selective breeding were conducted to develop a strong working dog, the Mucuchies...

Red-throated Caracara, Ibycter americanus
2012-04-02 16:55:31

The Red-throated Caracara, (Ibycter americanus), is a species of bird of prey in the Falconidae family. It is the only member of its genus Ibycter. It is sometimes incorrectly placed in the Daptrius genus with the Black Caracara. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. The habitats of this social bird are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests...

Ash-throated Crake, Porzana albicollis
2012-04-02 15:22:04

The Ash-throated Crake, (Porzana albicollis), is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland and swamps. The Ash-throated Crake is a small bird with a short bill. It has black and olive brown streaks on the back. The tail is black and the underparts are slate gray. The...

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2009-04-07 14:32:13

The Northern Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus mexicanus) is a species of passerine bird found in Mexico, south through most of Central America, to northwestern Colombia and far western Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests. The adult is 6.5 to 7 inches long with brown upperparts and small beige colored spots on its wing coverts. The rump and tail are yellow-brown to orange-yellow in color. The bill is long and broad. It has an fan-shaped crest that...

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2009-04-07 14:28:10

The Amazonian Royal Flycatcher (Onychorhynchus coronatus) is a species of passerine bird found in forest and woodlands throughout most of the Amazon basin in northern Bolivia, eastern Peru , eastern Ecuador, eastern Colombia,Venezuela, the Guianas, and northern and western Brazil. Although it occurs in low densities and is hard to spot, it is a widespread and common species. It is considered to be of Least Concern by Bird Life International. There are three subspecies: the Northern,...

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