Essays Tagged: "East Africa"

Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin's social and the industrial changes to the US it made.

for man.Eli Whitney's cotton gin started the American Industrial Revolution.Asiatic cotton grew in east Africa five thousand years ago in what is now, Pakistan. Persiansbrought the cotton to India wh ...

(5 pages) 108 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

18th dynasty of king tut

Ancient Egypt, civilization that thrived along the Nile River in northeastern Africa for more than 3,000 years, from about 3300 bc to 30 bc. It was the longest-lived civi ... Nile River, which formed the focus of ancient Egyptian civilization, originates in the highlands of East Africa and flows northward throughout the length of what are now Sudan and Egypt Northwest of m ... iers provided good protection from other peoples. The desert to the west, the seas to the north and east, and the Nile's rapids, or cataracts, to the south prevented frequent hostile attacks. In this ...

(19 pages) 138 0 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Chocolate: the historical background of the cacao plants origin.

American tropical rainforest, originating in clumps along the riverbanks in the Amazon basin on the eastern equatorial slopes of the Andes. The plant has evolved to utilize the shade of the heavy cano ... distributed evenly throughout the year, with no less than ten centimeters a month. Two countries in east Africa, Cote D'Ivorie and Ghana, export more than half of the worlds supply commercial cacao.Un ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Essay on TOURISM in kenya

ve short medical facilities and the patient ratio of 10,000 people per doctor. Kenya is situated in East Africa, in the south of Ethiopia and north of Tanzania. Here the dry climate and poor soils mak ...

(3 pages) 87 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

India as a Potential Business Resource

opment centers are appearing throughout the world. Buyers can choose from firms located in Asia/Far East (China, India, Pakistan, Philippines), Europe (Ireland, Russia, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, Czec ... , Czech Republic, Romania), the Americas (Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Argentina) and even Middle East/Africa (Egypt, Israel, South Africa). Although the choices are many, they are not all equal, di ...

(5 pages) 214 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Body shop

2000 stores worldwide in the year 2004. The company operates in 4 markets; Americas, Europe, Middle East/Africa and Asia.The company is into the industry that is on the verge of maturing though it thr ... e of maturing though it throws the opportunity to expand the horizon into fast growing markets like Eastern Europe, Brazil and Asia where the purchasing power is increasing rapidly. The company has de ...

(62 pages) 1982 2 3.9 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

An Analysis of Impact of External Environment Factors on Hainan International Ltd And Its Strategy Of Dealing With These Factors

IDENTIALSummaryHainan International Ltd, as a class one contractor based in Tanzania and working in East Africa market actively, has been successfully since incorporated in 1998. Hainan is developing ... ed Class One Contractor for Building, Civil and Electrical since 1998 and is currently operating in East Africa. This report is aimed to analyse the external environmental factors that are currently i ...

(10 pages) 136 0 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Kenya: Climate Report

of approximately 224,960 square miles, slightly smaller than the state of Texas, and is situated in East Africa between 5° N and 5° S. It has a very diverse relief with a low coastal plain on ... ng Kenya (BBC). Mid-December to mid-March (hot dry season): This is a result of the dry northeast monsoon, called 'kaskazi' in Kenyan. A high- pressure system develops over the Asian continent ...

(6 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Description and Appraisement of Roles of Operations Management within Hainan International Ltd

SummaryHainan International Ltd, as a class one contractor based in Tanzania and working in East Africa market actively, has been successfully since incorporated in 1998. Hainan is developing ... ed Class One Contractor for Building, Civil and Electrical since 1998 and is currently operating in East Africa. This report is aimed to critically describe and appraise the roles of operations manage ...

(9 pages) 148 1 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Ancient African Geography.

soon, off the Indian Ocean. When there was a good year, lots of rain came. Most of the rain fell in East Africa and in the rain forests of central Africa. Water from the rain filled up the streams, an ... are always worried about water, and try to save water as much as they can. South of the Sahara, in East Africa, there was not enough water for farming, but the land did grow great stretches of grassl ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Ancient African Science.

anything of science. When the Islamic Empire took over North Africa, they began trading a lot with East Africa. They took over in about 700BC. They also did not want women to do with medicine or scie ... o did not want women to do with medicine or science.But there were a lot of men in North Africa and East Africa who were scientists and doctors between 700 and 1500 AD. Thanks to their common religion ...

(1 pages) 463 0 4.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Seychelles.

History of the Culture.Although known and visited by traders from the Persian Gulf area and East Africa in earlier times, the Seychelles Archipelago first appeared on European maps at the begi ... ds during voyages to India. Recorded landings did not occur until 1609, when members of the British East India Company spent several days on Mahé and other nearby islands. A French expedition f ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Legacy of colonial state in Africa

from our triumphs to excel even further. A very important time in the history of our world was the East Africa long distance trade .In the middle of the seventeenth century, East Africa had a far mor ... ountries .So wrote Marsh, Z.A & Kingsnorth G.W in their book 'An introduction to the History of East Africa ', published by Cambridge university press in 1965 .. They added that "The riches of Eas ...

(7 pages) 67 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Vodafone-Romania

Group (Vodafone) is a mobile telecommunications company, with its operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and the US through its subsidiary undertakings, associated undertakings a ... K and the US with the company's 'other mobile operations' covering operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. In addition, there are a number of central functions which provide se ...

(51 pages) 273 0 4.4 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Going Solo

ut Roald Dahl at a young age in his life during World War 2. It starts off with Roald travelling to east Africa for his job. When he arrives in Dar Es Salaam he meets his boy (otherwise known as medis ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

aybe it wouldn't happen and then things wouldn't have to change.My family moved here from Tanzania, East Africa in the summer of 1995, and I was a young teenager thrust into a whole new world with a c ...

(4 pages) 694 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

aybe it wouldn't happen and then things wouldn't have to change.My family moved here from Tanzania, East Africa in the summer of 1995, and I was a young teenager thrust into a whole new world with a c ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Strategic Supply Chain Model

he rest of the world as coffee beans from all over the world, suppliers in Brazil, Central America, East Africa, Malaysia and Indonesia form the basis of Starbuck's supply chain (Starbuck's, 2007).Sta ... rganizations comprised of the many family owned farms located in Latin America, the Pacific Rim and East Africa could not produce guaranteed levels of cocoa beans using the standard supply chain manag ...

(3 pages) 104 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Tattoos and Body Piercing

atus such as the Fulani people of West Africa and the Makonde tribe of the high plateaus of central east Africa. These tribes have been practicing body piercing and tattooing for as long as the eldest ... and Arabia congruent to the construction of the pyramids. The practice is then said to have spread east through Asia then Japan via the Ainu, the western Asian nomads.Body piercing has had a long his ...

(7 pages) 18 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Kenyan Independence fight against British Imperialism

Kenyan Independence MovementThe East Africa Protectorate was first colonized by British settlers in 1895 and with the creation of th ...

(11 pages) 5 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History