Quantcast

Latest Western Asia Stories

2014-10-31 12:26:09

DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Saudi Arabia Sanitary Ware Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Saudi Arabia is the fourth largest importer of high-end sanitary ware items, globally. The market for sanitary ware products in Saudi Arabia is projected to grow significantly in the coming years, thereby offering immense growth opportunities to both...

2014-10-30 23:16:22

The consumer electronic company plans to build a 30,000 square meter, $51 million facility to serve the Middle East and North Africa. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Akyumen Technologies Corporation, a mobile technology innovator, is building a $51 million state-of-the-art manufacturing and assembly facility in Bahrain. Initial products created by the company include mobile phones and tablets capable of projecting the screen onto any surface. Akyumen CEO for the Middle East and...

2014-10-28 12:21:16

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: A federal lawsuit seeks immediate release of a closely held government report about how American branches of Israeli charitable and educational institutes fund secret nuclear weapons research and development programs. An unclassified 1987 study conducted for the Department of Defense titled "Current Technology Issues in Israel" discovered...

2014-10-27 23:10:39

Speakers from Fox Digital, ABC Studios, Warner Bros, Keshet-Dick Clark Productions, Electus, ICM Partners, and technology companies from Israel will take part in the entertainment panels. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The Israel Conference™ today announced that Jennifer Salke, President of NBC Entertainment and Bert Salke, President of Fox 21, are scheduled to keynote on October 31st at 11am at The Skirball in Los Angeles. These heavy hitters in entertainment will discuss...

2014-10-27 12:21:27

BURNABY, Canada, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing growth in infrastructure, growing religious tourism and increasing government focus on non-oil sectors to drive commercial vehicles market in Saudi Arabia through 2019 Saudi Arabia is poised to witness continuing demand for commercial vehicles due to robust growth in the country's infrastructure projects coupled with import of buses by the country to address the growing transportation requirements for Hajj and...

2014-10-20 23:09:52

Industry leaders from Waze, Coca Cola, Intel, IBM, Wall Street Journal, PayPal, and Deutsche Telekom Israel to present Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The Israel Conference™ today announced that top executives from Waze, Coca Cola, PayPal, Intel Ventures, IBM, Wall Street Journal, and Deutsche Telekom Israel and fifty more companies will share their experience on how Israel and the US bridge the gap on innovation, technology, and business on October 30 + 31 at The Skirball in...

2014-10-16 23:04:15

Silicon Valley Gathering Highlights Greatest Challenges, Tech Solutions and Business Opportunities in Cyber Security, Big Data, Cloud, IoT, Mobile, New Media Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC) in collaboration with the Israeli Economic Mission to the West Coast and the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest today announced the First Annual California Israel International Business Summit exploring the most exciting...

2014-10-13 23:05:10

Natural, unprocessed Organic Extra Virgin olive oil available in 25.3 oz. bottles and 67.6 oz. tins HAUPPAUGE, New York (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A healthy diet and a healthy lifestyle often go hand-in-hand. And Botticelli is making it easier to be healthy with its new Organic Extra Virgin olive oil, the natural unprocessed product of the first cold pressing of olives. Full of olive flavor and its characteristic aroma, Botticelli Organic Extra Virgin olive oil is made from the highest...

2014-10-02 12:21:26

BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Azerbaijan has branded the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly a "failed and unfortunate initiative" and has challenged its fellow member states to explain why it should remain a member. The Chairman of the Azerbaijani Delegation to the Euronest PA, Elkhan Suleymanov, has written to his colleagues as a "last resort" telling them that the body, constituted in 2011, is now "bogged down by indecision, platitudes and double...

2014-09-26 16:22:47

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC called Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's address to the UN General Assembly a rhetorical cocktail of hatred, deceit and distortion. Once again, as in his previous UN speeches, Abbas undermined prospects for advancing peace. "President Abbas today offered no fresh ideas, indeed no hope for peace," said AJC Executive Director David Harris. "Recycling well-worn and false accusations against Israel, ignoring the damage...


Latest Western Asia Reference Libraries

Persian cyclamen, Cyclamen persicum
2014-01-08 20:39:58

Cyclamen persicum is a flowering, herbaceous plant from the Myrsinaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Persian cyclamen. C. persicum is a tuberous plant. A tuber is a modified plant structure that is enlarged to store nutrients. The flowers and leaves come from buds at the top of the tuber. Roots emerge from the sides and bottom. Wild specimens have heart-shaped leaves that grow as long as 6 inches. They are usually green in color, with a light green marbling effect on the...

45_37b27d2b2e610da534eec48129809602
2013-03-16 00:00:00

Aaron Aaronsohn (1876-May 15, 1919) was a renowned Romanian-born Jewish agronomist, botanist, traveler, entrepreneur, and Zionist politician. He was born in Bacău, Romania, and brought Palestine, then part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire, at the age of six, when his parents were among the founders of Zichron Yaakov, one of the pioneer Jewish agricultural settlements of the First Aliyah. After his study in France, Aaron Aaronsohn botanically mapped Palestine and its surroundings and...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.