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TeleCommunication Systems Technology Experts to Discuss International Trade Issues at the Maryland/DC Celebration of International Trade 2013

 

About TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) is a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology. TCS infrastructure forms the foundation for market leading solutions in E9-1-1, text messaging, commercial location and deployable wireless communications. TCS is at the forefront of new mobile cloud computing services providing wireless applications for navigation, hyper-local search, asset tracking, social applications and telematics. Millions of consumers around the world use TCS wireless apps as a fundamental part of their daily lives. Government agencies utilize TCS’ cyber security expertise, professional services, and highly secure deployable satellite solutions for mission-critical communications. Headquartered in Annapolis, MD, TCS maintains technical, service and sales offices around the world.

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Heavenly Descents: Travellers Top 10 Air Approaches 2013

Annual poll by PrivateFly.com reveals travellers’ world top ten scenic landings; Winner is St Maarten: “Literally takes your breath away”; Panel of leading travel experts formed the shortlist

 

St Albans, United Kingdom, January, 2013 –(PR.com)– PrivateFly.com has asked travel fans across the world for their most scenic airport landings in its annual survey*, with the most votes going to the Caribbean island of St Maarten – where aircraft of all sizes land just metres from the beach at Princess Juliana International Airport.

Adam Twidell, CEO of PrivateFly.com and a member of the judging panel, comments: “The top ten is an annual bucket list for air travel fans, giving a fascinating mix of global descents to fly before you die. From major city views such as London City and Los Angeles; to tiny remote airstrips such as Phinda in South Africa, where aircraft land in the middle of a game reserve. Or the tidal beach runway on the Isle of Barra, in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides, last year’s winner.

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Nearly Half of the World’s Entrepreneurs Are Between The Ages Of 25-44 According To Global Entrepreneurship Report

Babson sponsored research finds increased demand for entrepreneurial training

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Financial Services Companies Will Spend $1 Trillion on Telecommunications Services and Equipment Over The Next Five Years, Says Insight Research

MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J., Jan., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The global financial services industry is expected to spend just over one trillion dollars over the next five years on telecommunications services and equipment, says a new market analysis report from The Insight Research Corporation.  According to the new market study, spending on telecommunications by Wall Street companies, banks, insurance companies and others in the global financial sector is expected increase at compounded rate of 9.9 percent, growing from $135 billion in 2012 to $217 billion in 2017.

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Equatorial Guinea Urges Developing Countries To Develop Intelligent Strategies For Sustainable Development

Obiang Nguema Mbasogo Opens 7th ACP Summit

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African Cities Can Become More Sustainable, Resilient by Managing Water Better, Says World Bank

Study Points to New Ways of Thinking about Urban Water Management Using Integrated Approaches

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International Funding for Microfinance Continues to Grow, Reaches at Least US$25 billion in 2011

 

WASHINGTON, Dec., 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — International funding for microfinance reached at least $25 billion in 2011, CGAP’s Cross-Border Funder Survey shows. The total amount committed has increased over the past five years, though at a slower rate in the last two years: average annualized growth decreased from 17 percent per year between 2007 and 2009 to six percent per year between 2009 and 2011. Even though funders committed the same amount to new projects in 2011 compared to 2009, more projects closed in the past two years, which accounts for the slower growth rate.

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tw telecom Wins 2012 North America MEF Carrier Ethernet Award for Best Enterprise Application

– Recognized for unique Dynamic Capacity bandwidth-on-demand application

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Alpha Energy Partners with Corvus Energy to Expand High Power Battery Offering

 

Bellingham, WA, 2012 — (PR.com)– Alpha Energy, a leading developer of renewable energy solutions, announced (August 30) a preferred partnership agreement with Corvus Energy to supplement its established line of high-performance battery solutions with state-of-the-art lithium polymer technology.

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ESA Renewables Expands to Central and South America

 

ESA Renewables, LLC expands their turnkey solar solutions portfolio into the regions of Central and South America.

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