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2014-02-13 08:25:23

CHICAGO, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Elsevier Foundation, TWAS and OWSD recognize 2014 winners at the AAAS annual meeting Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems. The winning researchers, representing five regions of the...

2013-12-20 20:20:46

LONDON, December 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- London charity of Arab philanthropist H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber has established an independent media training institute ahead of Yemen elections in 2014 A launch event to mark the opening of a training institute to promote free and non-partisan press reporting in Yemen was held at 61 Whitehall. The event was hosted by philanthropist His Excellency, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, who recognises the need to support...

2013-12-10 23:21:08

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: A Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry. London (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 IRL is pleased to present its updated Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry, which represents one of ten regional volumes available covering the global paints and coatings industry. The geographical scope is as follows: Bahrain Iran Iraq Israel Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Oman Qatar Saudi Arabia UAE Yemen The report follows the outline below...

2013-06-25 23:15:50

The legal, policy, and ethical questions presented by the United States’ use of unmanned aerial vehicles to target suspected terrorists in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and beyond will be put on trial by law and international affairs experts in the next World on Trial episode. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 World on Trial, an international human rights television and web program produced by Penn State Law, begins filming its second episode on June 26. The program will feature Judge James E. Baker...

2013-03-05 08:26:52

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard Fensterman, Managing Partner of the Abrams Fensterman law firm in Lake Success, Long Island, and famed novelist, Nelson DeMille, were seen at the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's Dinner, where Fensterman received the organization's Man of the Year Award and first announced that he was to be named a character in PANTHER, DeMille's latest novel. DeMille has been known to name characters in his books in return for generous charitable...

2013-02-05 16:22:22

Documents show General David Petraeus may have been targeted for take-down by competing U.S. interests years before scandal broke NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WhoWhatWhy.com, in its first partnership with WikiLeaks, reports exclusively today on previously unknown documents and the deeper story they tell about the stunning downfall of former CIA Director David Petraeus. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130205/DC54717LOGO) The combined documents and...

2012-07-05 10:22:17

-- Fully funded all-cash offer represents approximately 60 percent premium to Calvalley shareholders -- Strategic bolt-on to DNO International's existing Yemen asset base consistent with stated Middle East-North Africa expansion strategy -- Provides Calvalley shareholders immediate liquidity and certainty of value OSLO, July 5, 2012 /CNW/ - DNO International ASA ("DNO International"), the Norwegian oil and...

2012-07-02 10:22:24

Population Stories to Watch from the Wilson Center WASHINGTON, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As World Population Day approaches, Wilson Center consultant and demographer Elizabeth Leahy Madsen says the Arab Spring demonstrates that countries with very young age structures are prone both to higher incidence of civil conflict and undemocratic governance. "Among the five countries where revolt took root, those with the earliest success in ousting autocratic leaders also had the...

2012-05-24 06:27:25

WASHINGTON, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal reaffirmed the Kingdom's support for the Republic of Yemen and pledged $3.25 billion in development aid as part of the more than $4 billion package from Western and Gulf states following the Friends of Yemen ministerial meeting in Riyadh on Wednesday. The conference addressed strategies to stabilize the country, ensure peace and resolve the worsening humanitarian situation. "The meeting has...

2012-04-19 12:31:46

Leading Middle East cardiologists call for adoption of rheumatic heart disease screening and prevention programs at the World Congress of Cardiology Patients with rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are being admitted to hospital too late to prevent the need for heart surgery, according to a new study carried out by doctors in Yemen and presented today at the World Congress of Cardiology. RHD is a devastating consequence of repeated episodes of rheumatic fever. The disease progresses over...


Latest Yemen Reference Libraries

Jabal al-Tair Island
2014-04-10 11:56:15

Jabal al-Tair Island, known by many other names including Tair Island and Jebel Teir, is a volcanic island that is located in the Red Sea and is under the jurisdiction of Yemen. It reaches an elevation of 801 feet and is about 1.9 miles in length. The island is comprised of Jabal al-Tair, a stratovolcano that was considered extinct in 1982, although it erupted in 2007. In 1900, the British Admiralty described the volcano as having a steep, conical shape, making it a good landmark for ships...

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2007-12-21 13:32:44

The Arabian Wolf (Canis lupus arabs), is a mammal of the order Carnivora. It is a subspecies of Gray Wolf which was once found throughout the Arabian Peninsula, but now only lives in small pockets in Southern Israel, Oman, Yemen, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Their ears are proportionately larger in relation to body size when compared to other species, an adaptation needed to disperse body heat. This subspecies is unusual, as it is not known to howl. Arabian wolves are unique among gray...

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2007-02-19 03:25:41

The Veiled Chameleon, Chamaeleo calyptratus, is a species of chameleon found in the mountainous regions of Yemen and Saudi Arabia. It is also called the Yemen Chameleon. These are expert tree climbers and tree dwellers. They have feet specially designed to grasp limbs and branches. The male veiled chameleon has a green base color and, depending on mood, this green will range from a bright lime green to a dark olive drab. The green base color is marked with stripes and spots of yellow,...

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2005-06-15 13:34:08

The Veiled Chameleon is a large species of chameleon found in the mountain regions of Yemen and Saudi Arabia. It is also sometimes referred to as the Yemeni Chameleon. The male veiled chameleon has a green base color and, depending on its mood, this green will range from a bright lime green to a drab, dark olive color. The green base color is marked with stripes and spots of yellow, brown, and blue. Non breeding females as well as juvenile chameleons are generally a uniform green color...

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