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Indonesia’s Illegal Cage Bird Trade Pushing the Black-Winged Myna towards Extinction

Jakarta, Indonesia, 13th August – So rare that captive breeding centres have been robbed, the soaring prices and drop in availability of Black-winged Mynas in trade point to a species on the brink. Black-winged Mynas are prized in the cage bird trade for their striking black and white plumage, lively behaviour and singing ability; today their extreme rarity in the wild …

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Microsemi Introduces Its Highest Capacity SLC-based Secure Solid State Drive for Mission Critical Applications

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., August 4, 2015 — Microsemi Corporation (MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced its highest security and capacity serial advanced technology attachment (SATA) solid state drive (SSD) for defense, intelligence, unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)  and other defense-related network area storage (NAS) applications. As increased use of high resolution sensors is …

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FL Technics Partners with B&H Worldwide to Double the Pace of its Global Parts Deliveries

FL Technics, a global provider of tailor-made aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has announced the start of a new cooperation with B&H Worldwide, a market leader in the aviation parts logistics industry. Under the cooperation, FL Technics will expand its London-based aircraft spare parts stock and reduce the time of delivery by half. With the main warehouse in Lithuania, …

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dmg Events to Launch Two New Shows to Leverage Booming Coatings Sector Set to Grow 45 Per cent by 2018

July 30, 2015 : dmg events, an international exhibitions company, has announced the launch of two new shows, East African Coatings Congress in Kenya and Central Asian Coatings Show in Kazakhstan. The growing regional population has fueled the demand for affordable housing and other infrastructure, boding well for the coatings industry which is expected to grow by 45 per cent between …

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Largest Conservation Project Ever in French Polynesia Hits Historic Milestone

BirdLife International, with Société d’Ornithologie de Polynésie (SOP Manu – BirdLife Partner in French Polynesia) and Island Conservation, has just completed an ambitious conservation operation on six remote islands in the Tuamotu (Acteon group) & Gambier archipelagos. The project makes an unprecedented contribution to saving one of our world’s rarest birds and a number of other endangered species from extinction. With the support of …

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Steve Madden pursues Vintage Love Theme to Usher in Autumn Winter’15!

Seeking inspiration from the bygone favourite eras of fashion, Steve Madden unveiled their latest Autumn/Winter 2015 collection for women. The season being of Vintage Love; the entire collection is all about the fusion of real passion and real fashion. Translating style and comfort to ‘Street Chic’; this range is perfected for ‘make-an-impression’ occasions where your comfort and personality come first. …

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Wearable Footpod Analyzes Runners’ gait, Supports Bluetooth Smart Wireless Technology for Performance Improvement and Injury Prevention

Oslo, Norway – July 27, 2015 – Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA (OSE: NOD) today announces that Scribe Labs, a San Francisco, CA-based wearable sports technology company, has selected Nordic’s nRF51422 multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) to provide Bluetooth® Smart (previously known as Bluetooth low energy) wireless connectivity to runScribe, a wearable that captures the precise movements of a …

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Farsound Aviation Appoints Business Development Manager, Middle East

Farsound Aviation, a leading supply chain and logistics solutions provider for the global aerospace industry, is delighted to announce the appointment of Jameel Ul Rahman to the position of Business Development Manager, Middle East. With extensive logistics and warehousing experience gained in India and the UAE, Jameel will be responsible for building on and expanding Farsound’s existing customer base throughout …

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