Canary Islands

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a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic off the northwest coast of Africa forming Spanish provinces

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Eminent British physicist Stephen Hawking returned to the Canary Islands to present the third edition of Starmus Festival, the largest international science event to combine music, art and science, which is to be held in the archipelago once again.
Our aim is to keep and even further enhance the standards of quality in the inter-islands operations, thus responding to our commitment with the Canary Islands .
Slooh offers its 4,000 online subscribers live virtual tours of outer space through its two high-powered telescopes in the Canary Islands.
Whilst there is plenty to see and do in the towns and resorts, Lanzarote is one of the most beautiful of the Canary Islands, so you'll definitely want to take a stroll or hire a car or bike and have a look at the exotic natural scenery.
The Canary Islands continues to commit to interaction with the end public to promote the islands as a tourist destination.
On the supply of office equipment not inventoried as detailed in Annex I to this Tender, bound for the Administration of Justice Organs based in the Canary Islands, which are listed in Annex II of the Statement of Administrative Terms .
The first phase will see the southern zone of Tenerife linked to the facilities of the Canary Islands Astrophysics Institute, using the layout of the roads and motorways on the Island.
Among the group were scientists from the Canary Island Astrophysics Institute and members of the Tenerife Friends of Nature Association.
ENDESA (NYSE:ELE) has awarded Duro Felguera the contract to carry out the turnkey projects for combined-cycle power generation in the Balearic Islands and to install a new combined-cycle unit at the San Bartolome de Tirajana plant in the Canary Islands.
Contract notice:contract of service comprehensive assistance to the ministry of economy, finance and security of the canary islands during the campaign of the income tax of individuals for the period 2012
Costa's Newest Flagship to Sail Inaugural 07/08 Winter Season to Canary Islands, Morocco and Madeira
SPAIN said yesterday that its coastguard had intercepted four boats within 24 hours carrying 248 would-be immigrants from West Africa as they arrived in the Canary Islands, and had sighted another.
Abama Resort in Canary Islands to Install Company's Advanced Wi-Fi GPS Golf Technology Solutions
4) C/La Malecita s/n, 38480 Buenavista del Norte, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
Until 3 May, various locations, Tenerife and Gran Ganaria, Canary Islands www.