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2014-04-02 20:21:10

DUBLIN, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qhfm62/a_profile_of_the) has announced the addition of the "A Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qhfm62/a_profile_of_the ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The author is pleased to present its updated Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry, which...

2014-03-26 12:25:50

LONDON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from Europe and the Arab world investigate Legacy events often initially provide employment in construction, tourism and infrastructure but can fall short in their provision of longer term opportunities. Once the audiences have left, efforts to maintain the drive and enthusiasm to continue the legacy commitments can often stagnate. With the recent London Olympics, Sochi Winter Olympics and the...

2014-03-19 16:23:01

KUWAIT CITY, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuwait will host the upcoming Arab Summit League 2014 for the first time. The Summit, now in its 25th year, will take place in Kuwait City from 25-26 March, and will gather the members of the Arab League and leaders from across the Arab world. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140319/675238-INFO ) This year's Summit "Solidarity for a Better Future", hosted by The State of Kuwait and presided by HH the Amir...

2014-03-18 23:30:54

Aqua Therapy™ “Essential Dead Sea Treatment” enters the North America market by opening a new office in Chicago, IL. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Aqua Therapy’s ™ “Essential Dead Sea Treatment” enters the North America market with the opening of a new office in Chicago, IL, along with a new organic skincare line available for spas, hotels, and wholesalers. Aqua Therapy’s new products maintain skin hydration, balance moisture, stimulate blood circulation, protect the...

2014-03-18 16:21:20

DUBLIN, Mar. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gt72kv/saudi_arabia ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Saudi Arabian Diesel Generators Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Saudi Diesel Company is the only company involved in domestic manufacturing of diesel generators in Saudi Arabia. As a result, the country relies on imports to meet...

2014-03-11 08:40:42

CYPRUS, Greece, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In spring 2014 the idea of Aphroditecoin was born. Inspired by auroracoin, aphroditecoin wants to help the Cypriots to get back to their normal lives. The idea is that Aphroditecoin is a cryptocurrency which will be handed over to the Cypriots soon. It is based on litecoin and is 75% premined. The premined coins will be distributed to the entire population of Cyprus, commencing on midnight 21th of April 2014. Photo -...

2014-03-09 16:22:47

CAIRO, March 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan & in the presence of His Excellency Field Marshal Abdel Fattah Al Sisi - The biggest project of its kind in the region, with a total value of EGP280 billion (USD40 billion) - Arabtec Real Estate's first project; is set to consolidate Arabtec's presence in Egypt - The project will create over...

2014-03-04 08:25:53

Chicago-based firm to help build local economic ties to the region on March 8-14 trip CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Greeley and Hansen, a Chicago-based civil and environmental engineering and architectural firm, will accompany U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on an infrastructure business development trade mission to the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Qatar from March 8 - 14, 2014. The governments and private sector in all three countries are...

2014-02-27 12:25:39

California Olive Committee Announces Sponsorship of PBS' "Hey Kids, Let's Cook" FRESNO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mom and dad aren't the only ones cooking in the kitchen. Kids are cooking, too! In fact, in a survey from FleishmanHillard/TheMotherhood.com, 43 percent of moms said they want to get their kids more involved in cooking with more than half of the respondents getting kids involved in cooking as early as age 3. To help support getting kids more interested in...

2014-02-27 08:23:49

MUMBAI, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau presents Saudi Arabia Steel Industry Outlook 2018. The report covers steel production and consumption forecast till 2018 of crude and finished steel. http://www.bharatbook.com/metals-and-minerals-market-research-reports-138935/saudi-arabia-steel-industry-outlook-2018.html (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130128/590935) Saudi Arabia's steel demand has made the country one of the largest...


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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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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