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2011-02-28 07:47:00

PARIS, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 2009, the French group NCT Necotrans has been in charge of the concession of the Conakry container terminal. In 2008, following an international call for bids in which major sector players participated (Maersk and Bollore in particular), Getma International, a subsidiary of the French group NCT Necotrans, with locations in 25 African countries, was declared the winning bidder of the container terminal concession contract at Conakry Port and...

2008-07-11 15:00:24

By Hiroko Sato, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 11--GROTON -- Leo and Martine Laverdure call their back patio "zone one." It's an area immediately outside their house where they planted lots of herbs to keep the fragrant crops within steps of the kitchen.

2008-07-03 15:00:31

Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website Tehran, 3 July: Iranian and Guinean Conakry officials inked industrial and mineral cooperation agreements on Thursday [3 July].

2006-08-01 03:44:31

By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - North and South Korean troops exchanged gunfire across their heavily fortified border for the first time in about a year, a military official said on Tuesday.

2006-06-13 13:35:45

By Saliou Samb CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan called for restraint from Guinean authorities on Tuesday after at least nine people died around the West African country when soldiers fired on students during a general strike.

2006-06-12 18:53:18

By Saliou Samb CONAKRY (Reuters) - At least nine people were killed and more than a dozen wounded when soldiers opened fire on student protesters in Guinea on Monday, police and witnesses said, as a general strike gripped the poor West African country.

2006-06-12 15:42:06

By Saliou Samb CONAKRY (Reuters) - At least nine people were killed and more than a dozen wounded when soldiers opened fire on student protests in Guinea on Monday, police and witnesses said, as a general strike gripped the West African state.

2006-06-12 13:41:23

By Saliou Samb CONAKRY (Reuters) - At least six people were killed and more than a dozen wounded when soldiers opened fire on student protesters in Guinea on Monday, police and witnesses said, as a general strike gripped the West African state.

2006-06-12 11:05:12

By Saliou Samb CONAKRY (Reuters) - At least six people were killed and more than a dozen wounded when soldiers opened fire on student protesters in Guinea on Monday during a general strike in the West African state, police and witnesses said.

2006-05-22 07:35:00

Some of the most sought-after development locations in South Korea lie just a few miles from a hostile army, one of the world's largest artillery concentrations and millions of land mines.


Word of the Day
scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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