In Salah – In Salah Gas is a joint venture between
BP (33 percent), Sonatrach (35 percent) and Statoil
(32 percent). The project comprises a phased
development of eight gas fields located in the
Ahnet-Timimoun Basin in Algerian Central Sahara.
The initial development focuses on the exploitation of
the gas reserves in the three northern fields. These gas
fields contain CO2 concentrations ranging from one to
nine percent, which is above the export gas specification
of 0.3 percent and, therefore, requires CO2 removal
A large majority of adolescents (both married and unmarried) do not have information on
sexuality, contraception, or STIs and HIV/AIDS (Barkat et al. 2000; Nahar et al. 1999;
Haider et al. 1997). Nevertheless, RH education has not been a part of the education
curriculum, and the existing service delivery system is not catering to the needs of
unmarried adolescents. The family structure in Bangladesh is still very strong and plays a
major role in the lives of adolescents providing support, love and care, but fails to
respond to the need for reproductive health of adolescents.
New technologies and software can collect data about the viewing habits and specific interests
of children without the knowledge or consent of either the children or their parents. For
example, interactive Web sites ask children about their interests, habits and preferences
through surveys or quizzes embedded in the games or activities featured on the sites. Marketers
can use this information to tailor their marketing messages and to encourage impulse buying of
products featured in programming or advertising. Web-based...
The PRESS N series of burners covers a fi ring range from 171 to
1140 kW and they have been designed for use in civil installations
of average dimensions, like building areas and large apartment
groups or for use in industrial applications, like small or medium
Operation is two stage; a servomotor adjust automatically air
damper opening, to obtain the right air delivery on both stage.
The burners are fi tted with a microprocessor control panel which
supplies indication of operation and diagnosis of fault cause.
For the review of the WEEE Directive the European Commission (EC) has launched three
research studies analysing the impact and implementation of the WEEE Directive and potential
changes that might be required. This study is focusing on the total environmental, economic
and social impacts of the WEEE Directive. Secondly, it aims at generating options that can
improve environmental effectiveness, cost efficiency and simplification of the legal framework.
This study aims to complete the information needed for review of the WEEE Directive in
The need for long-term care may begin
gradually as you find that you need
more and more help with activities of
daily living, such as bathing and
dressing or independent activities of
daily living (IADLs) such as household
chores, meal preparation, or managing
money. Or you may suddenly need
long-term care after a major illness,
such as a stroke or a heart attack. If
you do need care, you may need
nursing home or home health care for
only a short time. Or, you may need
these services for many months, years
or the rest of your life. ...
In addition, the marketing provisions of the AIFM Directive do not apply to the marketing of AIF’s shares or units that are subject to a current offer to the public on an EU-regulated stock exchange under a prospectus that has been drawn up and published in accordance with the Prospectus Directive (Directive 2003/71/EC) before mid-2013, as long as this prospectus is still valid.
Structural changes had happened previously in U.S. history without such radical effects
on cities, though they had certainly devastated some groups of workers. For example,
the carriage industry in Michigan was totally replaced by automobile manufacturing, but
there was little to offset the loss of automobile production in Flint. What, in fact, might
replace the lost sectors and employment in these cases? Two answers suggested them-
selves: services and high technology.
But the "environment" is where we all live; and "development" is what we all do in attempting
to improve our lot within that abode. The two are inseparable. Further, development issues
must be seen as crucial by the political leaders who feel that their countries have reached a
plateau towards which other nations must strive. Many of the development paths of the
industrialized nations are clearly unsustainable.
The path trailed by the composer up until then, however, was littered with obstacles. On returning to
Rio de Janeiro from Manaus, Villa-Lobos began to earn his living by working as an orchestra
musician in symphonic societies, cinemas and cafés. Simultaneously, he hung out with the city’s
street musicians, the ‘chorões,’ most of them low-level public employees who played at night at
events such as baptisms, marriages and birthdays held at suburban houses.
Meanwhile, the emergence of distinct business models, a trend pushed by globalisation and the
economic rise of Asia, is also forcing financial professionals to re-examine their roles. Chinese and
Indian companies in particular have gained global prominence while following their own rules and
customs of governance and relationships, bringing into question whether there are universal ‘best
practices’ that should be adopted – or at least adapted – by corporations with similar economic
The new economy moves at a pace never seen before. The new
economy is a knowledge economy based on brainpower, ideas
and entrepreneurism. Technology is the driver of the new
economy, and human capital is its fuel. The knowledge
economy is people-centric. Our economy has evolved from
manufacturing-intensive to labor-extensive. Fundamental to
success in the new economy is how companies obtain, train and
retain knowledge workers. The knowledge enterprise industry
is over $2.2 trillion. We expect the online component to grow
from $9.4 billion to $53.3 billion by 2003, a 54% CAGR.
With Oracle Support, you know up front and with certainty how long your Oracle products are
supported. The Lifetime Support Policy provides access to technical experts for as long as you
license your Oracle products and consists of three support stages: Premier Support, Extended
Support, and Sustaining Support. It delivers maximum value by providing you with rights to major
product releases so you can take full advantage of technology and product enhancements. Your
technology and your business keep moving forward together.
Oracle Connection Manager is a software component that resides on its own computer,
separate from a client or an Oracle database server. It proxies and screens requests for
the database server. In addition, it multiplexes database sessions.
In its session multiplexing role, Oracle Connection Manager funnels multiple sessions
through a single transport protocol connection to a particular destination.
Network Security Testing – Activities that provide information about the integrity of an organization's
networks and associated systems through testing and verification of network-related security controls on a
regular basis. “Security Testing” or “Testing” is used throughout this document to refer to Network
Security Testing. The testing activities can include any of the types of tests described in Chapter 3,
including network mapping, vulnerability scanning, password cracking, penentration testing, war dialing,
war driving, file integrity checking, and virus scanning.
The Earth’s atmosphere is a constantly moving body
of gases that encircle our planet. This body of gases known
as air is a mixture—not a chemical combination—of a
number of gases; that is, each gas retains its own charac-
teristic properties. It consists of about 78 percent nitrogen;
about 21 percent oxygen, and carries along with it water
vapor, clouds, dust, smoke, soot, and a variety of
The risks associated with all aspects of fracturing have been looked at from a variety of perspectives,
but most concerns revolve around the use of water resources and their potential contamination .
Other risks are associated with surface spills [7,8]. The United States Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA) has been investigating drinking water contamination and is expected to complete an
extensive study on all aspects of hydraulic fracturing in 2014 .
A poet has no right to play fast and loose with his genius. It does not belong to him, it belongs to the
Almighty; it belongs to the world and to a coming generation. At thirty De Musset was already an old man,
seeking in artificial stimuli the youth that would not spring again. Coming from a literary family the zeal of
his house had eaten him up; his passion had burned itself out and his heart with it. He had done his work; it
mattered little to him or to literature whether the curtain fell on his life's drama in 1841 or in...
The antecedent history of viral
URI likely contributes to the speciﬁcity of these symptoms for
ABRS, but the extent to which this is true has not been
quantiﬁed. Similarly, although the differential diagnosis of
isolated nasal obstruction or facial pain is broad (and beyond
the scope of this guideline), the speciﬁcity for ABRS increases
when coupled with concurrent purulent nasal discharge (Table
Safety footwear must meet ANSI minimum compression and
impact performance standards in ANSI Z41-1991 (American
National Standard for Personal Protection-Protective Footwear) or
provide equivalent protection. Footwear purchased before July 5,
1994, must meet or provide equivalent protection to the earlier
ANSI Standard (ANSI Z41.1-1967). All ANSI approved footwear has
a protective toe and offers impact and compression protection. But
the type and amount of protection is not always the same.
Different footwear protects in different ways.