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  1. We won't work with the Chinese': how Madagascar labour dispute turned deadlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | South China Morning Post

    Some in Madagascar believe that the real target of last week's violence was Prime Minister Roger Kolo or President Hery Rajaonarimampianina . Photo: AFP Workers at a Chinese sugar refinery in Madagascar, where a long-simmering labour dispute boiled over into deadly riots last week that left at least four dead, are unequivocal about what it would take to get them back to work.


  2. Madagascar Oil Ltd. (MOIL) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 |

    The company develops heavy oil and conventional oil and gas deposits in five onshore blocks in Madagascar. Its projects include Tsimiroro Field in Block 3104; Bemolanga Field in Block 3102; BLOCK 3105 Manambolo ; Morondava in Block 3106; and Manandaza in Block 3107.


  3. China Shocked by Violence at Madagascar Sugar PlantRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Big News

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  4. China shocked by fatal riot at sugar plant in Madagascar over island...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The China Post

    The Chinese Embassy in Madagascar expressed shock Sunday at a deadly riot involving local workers at a Chinese-run sugar plant and criticized the island nation's government for failing to protect Chinese interests. The statement came three days after local workers clashed with Madagascar security forces, leaving two people dead, before they looted the sugar plant in Morondava.


  5. Deadly workers' riot at Chinese-run plant in Madagascar 'shocks' Beijing embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | South China Morning Post

    Workers at a sugar factory. The Chinese embassy in Madagascar has complained that authorities were not upholding a duty to protect the Chinese-run Sucoma factory, where a deadly strike occurred.


  6. "The National Dog Show Presented By Purina??" Will Introduce 2 New Breeds Thanksgiving DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | BroadcastNewsroom

    With the addition of the Coton de Tulear and the Wirehaired Vizsla, a total of 33 new breeds have been introduced to the competition since 2003. The two new additions to the American Kennel Club Registry will make their major event debut on the two-hour NBC TV special The Coton de Tulear wasdeveloped by natural selection in Madagascar.


  7. 5 Real Places That Look Like They Are Straight from a StorybookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TechEBlog

    These trees may look like they are straight from Disney's upcoming live-action Jungle Book movie, but it's just Avenue of the Baobabs, which line the dirt road between Morondava and Belon'i Tsiribihina in western Madagascar. Its striking landscape draws travelers from around the world, making it one of the most visited locations in the region.


  8. Chinese sugar plant participates to Madagascar's developmentRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    A Chinese sugar plant in Madagascar has participated to the country's development, the Malagasy minister of Agriculture Rolland Ravatomanga said. "I congratulate the China State Development and Investment Corporation COMPLANT Group for your commitment in supporting Madagascar's development," the minister of Agriculture Rolland Ravatomanga told Zhou Jianping, General Administrator of the Chines sugar plant SUCOMA.


  9. Ambositra, famed sanctum to silk, honey and craftsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Madagascar Online

    Apart from crafts, the Amoron'Imania area is renowned for the quality of its honey and for the traditional Malagasy silk. It would take a nearly five hours long drive to the south of the capital city of Madagascar, Antananarivo to reach the town called Ambositra, for all time recognized as the center of gravity to Malagasy crafts as a whole.


  10. 2015 Westminster dog show to include 2 new breedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 |

    One is a rugged, versatile hunter conditioned to withstand frosty Hungarian winters. The other is a happy-go-lucky companion from the island of Madagascar.


  11. Two new breeds are competing at the Westminster Dog Show in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    The Coton de Tulear, of Madagascar, and the wirehaired vizsla, originally bred in Hungary, gained full recognition earlier this year The rollout of the Coton de Tulear, originating from Madagascar, and the wirehaired vizsla, from Hungary, follows their full recognition from the American Kennel Club earlier this year. The heads of the breeds' American clubs joined Luna and Falko, representative dogs of the breeds, to announce their introduction at Madison Square Garden Tuesday.


  12. 2015 Westminster Show to Include 2 New BreedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | People

    One is a rugged, versatile hunter conditioned to withstand frosty Hungarian winters. The other is a happy-go-lucky companion from the island of Madagascar.


  13. 2015 Westminster pack to include 2 new breedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    One is a rugged, versatile hunter conditioned to withstand frosty Hungarian winters. The other is a happy-go-lucky companion from the island of Madagascar.


  14. Westminster show to include 2 new breedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | SFGate

    Falko, wirehaired vizsla, rests in the lobby of Madison Square Garden before a news conference, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in New York.


  15. Westminster Kennel Club Adds Two BreedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | NY1

    Joining the non-sporting group will be the Coton De Tulear. The breed originated in Madagascar and is named for its cottony coat.


  16. Tsapiky: Dance Music Fit For A FuneralRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Giddy guitar playing, galloping dance rhythms, exuberant cries and a generally joyous atmosphere - nothing about tsapiky music would tell you that it's mostly played at traditional ceremonies, especially funerals. For the denizens of the coastal city of Tulear in southern Madagascar, however, the association between the vibrant guitar-band music and ceremonies of death - as well as many other ceremonies - is everyday, as is the music's place in their lives.


  17. Energizer Resources Completes FinancingRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... please refer to the Company's technical report entitled "Molo Graphite Project, Fotadrevo, Province of Toliara, Madagascar, Preliminary Economic Assessment Technical Report Update" dated April 12, 2013 available under the Company's profile at ...


  18. Globetrotter: From Palm Springs to MadagascarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | SFGate

    Denmark's Moesgaard Museum, which focuses on the nation's prehistoric people and culture, will open its dramatic new home near Aarhus on Oct. 11. Photo: / Madagascar boasts seven species of baobab, including this specimen of Adansonia grandidieri, revered for the size and longevity. Photo: Bernard Gagnon / Bernard Gagnon The newly renovated La Quinta Resort & Club is one of a half-dozen Waldorf Astoria hotels offering a three-hour "driving experience" led by world-class pro race car driver Didier Theys.


  19. What if 75% of All Cities Were Deprived of Electricity By Design?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. There are about 105 cities listed in all of Madagascar.


  20. The Dog Breeds That Live The LongestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    One of lifeA A A s greatest tragedies is that our sweet, loyal, and furry pet companions donA A A t live as long as we do. Our friends at FindTheBest put together a list of the longest-living dog breeds using information from the American Kennel Club , as well as crowd-sourced info from FindTheBest users on the Dog Breeds topic page .