Daily Archives: November 2, 2012

Citizen Feedback Drives Performance Improvements in Kenya’s Water and Sanitation Services

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Tanzania maintains solid growth but poverty remains widespread

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Americans Travel To Equatorial Guinea And Feature Country In Travel Series “Passport Life”

Creative youth collective explores modern Malabo read more

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United Arab Emirates Oil Markets, 2012

NEW YORK, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: read more

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Analysis of 2 million scholars reveals which countries study the hardest, and why Open Access is critical for developing countries

LONDON, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Today, marking the occasion of surpassing two million users of its service, London-based startup Mendeley has published the Global Research Report a unique analysis of two million scholars’ research activity in relation to economic indicators and research productivity. The Global Research Report draws on the unique usage statistics of Mendeley’s desktop- and cloud-based research collaboration platform, which is used by academics in the sciences and humanities in over 180 countries to manage their research workflows. read more

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Breitling Oil and Gas CEO to Present at the 19th Annual Africa Oil Week

IRVING, Texas, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, will present at 19th Annual Africa Oil Week in Cape Town, South Africa.  The conference will take place between November 2 and November 4, 2012. read more

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Zinc Tour Expands To Insular Region Of Equatorial Guinea

Government continues to distribute zinc sheets and improve living conditions for poor read more

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Independent Ad and Marketing Network ICOM+IN Forms New Sub-Saharan Africa Region

Rapid network expansion includes new regional director from South Africa, new Tanzanian agency member read more

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TeleCommunication Systems Announces New African Sales Office

African Wireless Communications Veteran Andy Minnaar to be Managing Director of New Office read more

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INTERPOL Declines To Honor French Judge’s Request For Arrest Of Equatorial Guinean Official

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The International Criminal Police Organization, commonly known as INTERPOL, has informed the government of Equatorial Guinea that it has blocked a request by a French investigating magistrate for an international arrest warrant for the Second Vice President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue. read more

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Nevada Litigation Firm Named Among Best Law Firms in America

Bailey Kennedy and Three Partners Recognized by U.S. News-Best Lawyers Las Vegas, NV, November 02, 2012 –(PR.com)– The law firm of Bailey Kennedy, LLP has received a Tier 1 ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers Best Law Firms list for 2013. Best Lawyers has also listed three of the firm’s partners-John R. Bailey, Dennis L. Kennedy and Joshua M. Dickey among its Best Lawyers In America.

The firm’s Best Law Firms Tier 1 ranking, the highest available from U.S. News-Best Lawyers, was determined through an overall evaluation that included a combination of client feedback, feedback from attorneys at other firms in the same practice areas and information provided by the firm. read more

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Stark Oil & Gas Limited Files Application for Oil Block in Sudan

London, United Kingdom, November 02, 2012 –(PR.com)– Stark Oil and Gas Limited (“Stark”) are in the process of obtaining an oil block from the Ministry of Petroleum of The Republic of Sudan. Representatives of Stark have over the last seven years conducted the appropriate due diligence during several of their visits and at meetings with the Ministry – which were set up in order to view data and such.

“We are grateful to the Minister and his administration for the cooperation Stark has received,” said Peter Brown, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Stark Oil and Gas Limited. He continued, “Stark are also very excited about the production prospects with such an abundance of oil resources. Our engineers are currently looking into options regarding the establishment of refining facilities.” read more

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Singapore Holds on to Top Spot in World Bank Doing Business Rankings

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Georgia Now One of the World’s Top Ten Countries for Business

Zviad Akhvlediani of Russell Bedford’s Georgian firm Akhvlediani Business Consulting, comments on World Bank Paying Taxes survey.

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