French Guiana Newswire

French Guiana Newswire

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  1. Intelsat: Epic Satellite Blasts Off, But Shareholders Are Left On The GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Seeking Alpha

    On January 27, Intelsat SA successfully launched its first high-throughput satellite. While there were probably audible shouts of "Epic!" coming from French Guiana at liftoff, Intelsat stock has continued to suffer decline.

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  2. SSL delivers Eutelsat's advanced Latin America satellite to launch baseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Freshnews

    Space Systems Loral , a leading provider of commercial satellites , today announced that the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite, designed and built for Eutelsat , one of the world's leading satellite operators, has arrived at the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, where it will be launched aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle by Arianespace . The advanced high throughput satellite will be used by Eutelsat to provide new broadcast and broadband services in Brazil and across Latin America.

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  3. Watch - Chikungunya in South AmericaRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    In December 2013, French Guiana reported locally transmitted cases for the first time in South America. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with chikungunya and are spreading it to people.

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  4. Malaysia Still On Alert Against Zika VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... the virus so far are Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Saint Martin, ...

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  5. NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Primary Mirror Fully AssembledRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Holtville Tribune

    ... on planets similar to Earth, as well as the evolution of our own solar system. It's targeted to launch from French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 rocket in 2018. Webb is an international project led by NASA with its partners, ESA (European Space Agency) ...

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  6. French Caribbean facing Zika epidemic, taking extra measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Kansas City Nursing News

    France's health minister says two French regions in the Caribbean are facing an epidemic of the Zika virus, and the government is sending extra hospital equipment and preparing extra medical staff to combat it. Marisol Touraine told reporters Wednesday that Martinique and French Guiana have had 2,500 potential cases and about 100 confirmed Zika cases since mid-December, including 20 pregnant women and two people suffering a temporary paralysis condition called Guillain-Barre syndrome.

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  7. Zika virus a " epidemiological and guidance updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Your Leek Paper

    ... been reported. However, active ZIKV transmission is ongoing in a number of the outermost European territories (French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint Martin and Curacao) [2]. In the UK, the risk of autochthonous, vector-borne ZIKV virus ...

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  8. Malaria in French Guiana Linked to Illegal Gold MiningRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Figure . Geographic distribution of presumed places of exposure for 742 single-infection Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum malaria cases reported among French Armed Forces in French Guiana, 2008-2014.

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  9. UK asks airlines to spray insecticide to fight Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    ... Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Saint Martin, Suriname, ...

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  10. Zika virus: What you need to know about the mosquito-spread virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... America (El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama), and South America (Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela). How can I protect myself from the virus? Health officials strongly recommend emptying ...

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  11. NASA About To Put Finishing Touches On The Most Powerful Telescope EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Fast Company

    ... whole. Everything will then be combined with other components of the JWST and then it will be transported to French Guiana, where it will launch on board an Ariane 5 rocket in 2018. Michael Grothaus is a novelist, freelance journalist, and former ...

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  12. CDC: More Zika virus cases expected in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WOIO

    ... are pregnant, headed to countries where Zika virus transmission is ongoing : Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the ...

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  13. Orkin Experts on Zika Virus: Prepare, but Don't PanicRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Freshnews

    ... pregnant women to consider postponing travel to Bolivia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Saint Martin, Suriname, Samoa, ...

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  14. Experts warn of - new dimension'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... to affected countries. France's health minister said two French regions in the Caribbean, Martinique and French Guiana, are facing an epidemic, while in Nicaragua, a further six people were confirmed to be infected with Zika, three of whom are ...

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  15. Why the Zika virus is causing alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Iol.co.za

    ... include Barbados, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Saint Martin, ...

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  16. Area pregnant women advised to avoid regions that are prone to Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... been reported in Mexico, Central America, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay, Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana and French Guiana, in addition to some islands in the Caribbean. "Mostly we're getting calls from people who have scheduled vacations and want ...

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  17. French Caribbean facing Zika epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gleaner

    ... extra medical staff to combat it, the health minister Marisol Touraine told reporters that Martinique and French Guiana have had 2,500 potential cases and about 100 confirmed Zika cases since mid-December, including 20 pregnant women and two people ...

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  18. Zika epidemic facing Martinique and French GuianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Two French regions in the Caribbean face an epidemic of the mosquito-borne Zika virus and France's government is sending extra hospital equipment and preparing extra medical staff to combat it. France's health minister Marisol Touraine told reporters that Martinique and French Guiana have had 2,500 potential cases and about 100 confirmed Zika cases since mid-December, including 20 pregnant women and two people suffering a temporary paralysis condition called Guillain-Barre syndrome.

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  19. California Department of Public Health Reminds Public to Guard Against Mosquito BitesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Fillmore Gazette

    ... where Zika virus transmission is ongoing: American Samoa, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela and Puerto Rico. People ...

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  20. Zika Virus Reported in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    ... to countries or areas where Zika outbreaks are active. Currently, those include Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and ...

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