French Guiana Newswire

French Guiana Newswire

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  1. New Study: Wessex Exploration plc (HNL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... plc Key Recent Developments Dec 12, 2013: Wessex Exploration AGM Result Nov 13, 2013: Wessex Exploration French Guiana GM-ES-5 Well Completion Oct 16, 2013: Wessex Exploration PLC Final Results for the Year Ended 30 June 2013 Sep 11, 2013: Wessex ...

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  2. Ban on new cockfighting pits upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... from the northern Nord-Pas de Calais region, cockfighting continues in the overseas territories of La Reunion, French Guiana, French Antilles and French Polynesia. Cockfighting sets two roosters - bred for their aggressiveness, trained and pumped ...

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  3. First applications from Sentinel-2ARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... critical observations can be used to keep us and our planet safe. Launched from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 23 June, Sentinel-2A is the second satellite in orbit for Europe's Copernicus environmental monitoring programme. Its ...

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  4. Payload fit-check for next Ariane 5 missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Payload preparations for Arianespace's next Ariane 5 mission have marked a new milestone in French Guiana, with the EUTELSAT 8 West B telecommunications satellite undergoing its initial fit-check with launcher hardware. This important step during Arianespace Ariane 5 mission campaigns at the Spaceport validated the compatibility of Eutelsat Communications' EUTELSAT 8 West B with the cone-shaped adapter that will be used in its integration on the heavy-lift launcher.

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  5. Claims limited internet capacity leaving rural distance education students behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | ABC News

    ... extra data allowance. Two new purpose-built NBN satellites, nicknamed SkyMuster, will be launched from French Guiana in South America later this year, and are expected to speed up service in late 2016. "What that means is that users will be able to ...

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  6. Treatment Failure in Parasite Infection Tied to VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Bioscience Technology

    ... Ronet, Ph.D., of the University of Lausanne in Switzerland, worked with colleagues studying patients in French Guiana.a a a a a a a a a a Leishmaniasis is mainly spread by sand flies. Depending on the parasite species, symptoms of infection may ...

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  7. Treatment failure in parasite infection tied to virusaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Ronet, PhD, of the University of Lausanne in Switzerland, worked with colleagues studying patients in French Guiana. Leishmaniasis is mainly spread by sand flies. Depending on the parasite species, symptoms of infection may include large skin ...

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  8. NBN satellite station going live outside Broken HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | ABC News

    ... said. The ground station will be switched on when an NBN satellite is launched into space from a base in French Guiana in 10 weeks' time. "Customers will be able to call up and place an order for this service from some point in 2016,"Mr Fletcher ...

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  9. Arianespace inaugurates new fueling facility for Soyuz upper stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... upper stage of the Soyuz launch vehicle. Located at the Guiana Space Center, Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, this new facility will give Arianespace greater flexibility in managing its launch manifest, while also increasing launch ...

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  10. SSL delivers its 50th satellite for Intelsat to launch base in KourouRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Intelsat 34 is designed to provide capacity to meet the growing needs of Latin American media customers, and broadband connectivity for maritime and aeronautical companies serving the North Atlantic. Space Systems/Loral, LLC reports that the Intelsat 34 satellite, designed and built for Intelsat S.A , has arrived at the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, where it will be launched aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle by Arianespace.

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  11. Fighting mosquito resistance to insecticidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Medical News Today

    Controlling mosquitoes that carry human diseases is a global health challenge as their ability to resist insecticides now threatens efforts to prevent epidemics. Scientists from the CNRS, IRD, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Universite Joseph Fourier in Grenoble and Institut Pasteur in French Guiana have identified new genetic markers for mosquito resistance to insecticides, which could improve its detection in the field.

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  12. Two-Stroke DF Engine Passes Critical TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    The first Wrtsil low-speed two-stroke dual-fuel engine destined for a commercial application has reportedly completed its Factory Acceptance Test at a Chinese licensee of Winterthur Gas & Diesel , the Switzerland-based designer, developer and licensor of Wrtsil brand low-speed two-stroke engines. The engine is a five cylinder, 50 cm bore 5RT-flex50DF built by Yuchai Marine Power Co., Ltd. at its factory in Doumen, Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province, in the South of the People's Republic of China.

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  13. Fighting Mosquito Resistance to InsecticidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Infection Control Today

    ... the CNRS, IRD, Universit Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Universit Joseph Fourier in Grenoble and Institut Pasteur in French Guiana have identified new genetic markers for mosquito resistance to insecticides, which could improve its detection in the field. ...

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  14. Vancouver to Install Shore Power for ContainershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Government of Canada and Port Metro Vancouver announce funding for shore power for container vessels; installation of facilities at two Port Metro Vancouver container terminals will reduce emissions and noise Funding for the installation of shore power facilities for container vessels at two Port Metro Vancouver container terminals has been announced by Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Canada's Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East, on behalf of Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, and Port Metro Vancouver President and Chief Executive Officer Robin Silvester.

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  15. Fighting mosquito resistance to insecticidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... the CNRS, IRD, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Universite Joseph Fourier in Grenoble and Institut Pasteur in French Guiana have identified new genetic markers for mosquito resistance to insecticides, which could improve its detection in the field. ...

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  16. Eastern Shipbuilding Delivers 'Rena Marie'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. delivered the M/V RENA MARIE on July 9, 2015, the 61st 90' Inland Towboat to Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. of Mandeville, LA., continuing its ongoing new build program. It was in the Spring of this year, when Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. signed an additional towboats, bringing the total to sixty-five vessels contracted over the last 10 years.

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  17. Landing Craft Gifted to Philippines by OzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, AO, CSC, RAN, was joined at HMAS Cairns today by his Philippine counterpart, Flag Officer in Command Philippine Navy, Vice Admiral Jesus Millan, at a ceremony to gift two decommissioned Australian Balikpapan class landing craft to the Government of the Philippines. Super Typhoon Haiyan caused significant devastation to the Philippines in November 2013 and approximately 500 Australian Defence Force personnel, including the crew of HMAS Tobruk and a deployment of Army Engineers, provided in-country support to the relief effort, at the request of the Philippines Government.

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  18. MOL Receives Appreciation from RWHRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that it has received a letter of appreciation from the non-profit organization Rotary World Help for providing ocean transport of relief supplies donated by RWH. MOL received the letter at a July 19 ceremony to commemorate the donation, hosted by the Manila-based volunteer group Fire Brigade & Communications, Inc. , which received firefighting equipments essential to the relief effort.

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  19. Direct Cambodia-China Cargo on CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Two Chinese shipping giants are likely to sign agreements with Cambodia's Sihanoukville Autonomous Port , paving the way for exporters to move cargo directly from Cambodia to China, Xinhua reported. Both Cosco and China Shipping are expected to sign with Sihanoukville Autonomous Port shortly to commence direct services from Cambodia to China, a route that hitherto has been transhipped via Vietnam.

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  20. Russia Launches a Laser-Powered Ship Repair FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Pilot project pioneering laser repair works for the metal parts of ships and vessels has been launched in Russia's Primorsky Territory, reports Sputnik. The technology of laser reordering of metallic parts in Russia's Primorye Territory was developed by the Far Eastern branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences jointly with the Far Eastern Federal University and the Vladivostok-based ship-repairing center Dalzavod.

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