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2014-05-12 08:25:39

TEL-AVIV, Israel, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO; TASE: ELOM), ("Ellomay" or the "Company") announced today that it was informed by Dorad Energy Ltd. ("Dorad") that the Israeli Minister of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources (the "Minister") approved the twenty-year generation license and the one-year supply license (together, the "Licenses") for the approximately 800 MW power plant in Southern Israel constructed by Dorad...

2014-05-08 12:22:07

BURNABY, British Columbia, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inadequate rail network connectivity within the Arab peninsula combined with rapidly expanding middle class have a profound effect on development of the UAE tyre market Amidst ongoing global economic scenario, the UAE automotive market is perceived as a market for 'profit consolidation', given the low yields from the European automotive sector. Furthermore, favorable government regulations, logistics infrastructure...

2014-05-07 08:25:26

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO) (TASE: ELOM), ("Ellomay" or the "Company") announced today that Dorad Energy Ltd. ("Dorad"), which has constructed an approximately 800 MW power plant in Southern Israel (the "Dorad Power Plant") and in which Ellomay indirectly holds 7.5%, informed Ellomay that on May 4, 2014 an urgent petition was filed by Dorad with the Israeli High Court of Justice concerning the delay in the provision of...

2014-05-03 23:02:14

“Health And Beauty Benefits Of Olive Oil,” a new report on the website Vkool.com, uncovers olive oil benefits on health and beauty, and some reasons to love it. (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 “Health And Beauty Benefits Of Olive Oil,” a new report created by Nguyen Do on the site Vkool.com, shows positive effects of olive oil on health and beauty, and detailed instructions on how to use it properly. In the first part of this report, people will discover some reasons to love olive oil such...

2014-04-30 23:08:31

Planting the Seeds of Peace and Coexistence at the Israel Tennis Centers in Jerusalem New York, New York (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 On April 24th a group of kindergarteners from an Israeli elementary school visited a kindergarten class in a nearby school to deliver an olive tree to plant in their school yard. It's not exactly the kind of event you’d find making front page news these days, until you realize that this exchange took place between an Arab kindergarten from Elin Aquaba and a...

2014-04-23 04:21:19

KUWAIT CITY, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With viewership at its annual peak during Ramadan, Alwatan's celebrity packed line up of programs is a "must" for media buyers in the region Alwatan will launch their Ramadan schedule on the 27th of April at the Salwa Ballroom in Kuwait at 8:30pm, unveiling their 13 new programs featuring stars such as Elham Al Fadala, Haya Abdulsalam, Dawood Hussien, Mays Hamdan, Bashar Al-Shatti, Fatma Al Safi, Zahra Al Kharji, Khalid Amin,...

2014-04-15 20:22:45

DUBLIN, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wqc32k/middle_east) have announced the addition of the "Middle East Online Advertising Market Outlook to 2017- Rapid Broadband Penetration to Foster the Growth" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wqc32k/middle_east ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The industry research publication titled Middle...

2014-04-14 20:23:19

Programs further Ooredoo's mission to use technology and education to empower youth. DOHA, Qatar, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ooredoo's support for "human growth" has seen its companies roll-out a number of new initiatives in recent months, aiming to enable young people to fulfill their hopes and aspirations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140414/73050 Across the region, young people face a range of issues, including high unemployment and a lack of education...

2014-04-12 12:20:03

PARIS, April 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, the leader of the Iranian opposition called on Western countries to predicate their relations with the regime on the resolution of the human rights issue in Iran, especially abolishing executions, ending torture and suppression and accepting respect for the freedom of speech. Maryam Rajavi was the Keynote speaker of the first international gathering of Iranian youth associations, which was held in Paris. The...

2014-04-08 23:33:55

Medical tourism to Israel has become an outstanding market for onlinemedicaltourism.com, a leading online international medical tourism company. Israel boasts one of the best medical services in the world. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Onlinemedicaltourism.com has announced that Israel has become one of the top medical destinations for medical tourists seeking excellent medical treatment with attractive prices. According to onlinemedicaltourism.com records thousands of outbound patients come to...


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...

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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...

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