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Synonyms for Aphrodite

goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology


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Israeli business news portal Globes said the owners of the rights in the Ishai licence, a continuation of the Cypriot Aphrodite gas reservoir on the Israeli side of the boundary between the two countries' economic zones, wrote to Petroleum Commissioner Yosi Wurzburger and to Minister of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources, Yuval Steinitz claiming that the extraction of gas on the Cypriot side would lead to the extraction of gas from Ishai as well.
Egypt is liquefying the gas from the Aphrodite field for re-export to Europe, receiving revenues from liquefied gas, and consuming part of it in the local market, diversifying gas resources, the sources said.
5tn cubic feet of natural gas in the Aphrodite field in 2011, and in 2015 the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding company (EGAS) announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for natural gas imports with Noble.
A joint statement said during a meeing in Jerusalem, the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the president of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, "discussed the unitisation issue regarding the Aphrodite and Yishai gas fields and concluded that by September 2016 the two energy ministries will seek to finalize these discussions.
He added that the third partner will financially contribute to the development of the Aphrodite gasfield, estimated to require EUR 2-3 bln, while talks are also underway with Israeli officials as regards the joint exploitation of the reservoir that encroaches into Israel's EEZ.
Such was certainly the case for Praxiteles' statue of Aphrodite at Knidos, arguably the most famous sculpture in antiquity.
The luxury-edition models of Apple iPhone called NavJack Aphrodite iPhone 6 and NavJack Aphrodite iPhone 6 Plus are in the works.
Premium womens wear brand The House of Aphrodite has launched an outlet in Lahore The brand offers trendy and chic western wear for women as well as an exclusive handpicked range of European high street brands and fashion labels.
Duncan and Andrew McKenzie run city centre-based men's fashion store Aphrodite 1994 and its accompanying ecommerce business.
Damascus, SANA -- Artifacts uncovered from various archeological sites in Syria document the creativity shown by ancient artists from various eras and cultures in embodying a figure that symbolizes two values humanity has cherished throughout history: Ishtar, Inanna, Aphrodite, Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
Three new flagship five star Sensatori Resorts will be opened by Thomson in 2015 - in Cala Tarida, Ibiza; Aphrodite Hills, Cyprus; and Fethiye, Turkey.
Aphrodite's story culminates in the legendary competition between Aphrodite, Helen, and Athena to determine who is the most beautiful.
FOLLOW in the footsteps of Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty and protectress of Cyprus.
Com written by Saqqarah and Megan Hussey, features nine Greek couples: Aphrodite & Hephaestus, Aphrodite & Adonis, Aphrodite & Ares, Athena & Justin, Hera & Zeus, Hera & Adonis, Apollo & Daphne, Psyche & Eros, and Persephone & Hades.
The legend tells a tale that this is the point where Aphrodite emerged from the sea in a surge of amazing foam in 1200 BC and she herself choose this rock as the ideal location to begin her life as a mortal.