Articles by Gabon
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon August 11, 2014
August 11 2014 5:30 PM
In broad terms the ASX 200 was able to maintain the levels that had been established in the early part of the day, although sellers had gained an edge in mid-afternoon trade when the index retreated from 5470 back towards 5455. Buyers returned in the final half hour of trade seeing the market close at 5457.
Miss Earth 2013: Final 8
December 08 2013 7:20 AM
Live in Muntinlupa City, Philippines, the 13th edition of Miss Earth grand coronation night is heating up the Versailles Palace as the 89 candidates from all corners of the world push for environmental awareness through Miss Earth Organization. The well-known couple and Asian presenters, Oli Pettigrew and Linda Black whom are both based in Singapore are the nights' pageant's hosts.
Miss Earth 2013: A Final Look Before the Coronation
December 07 2013 10:54 PM
Miss Earth 2013 Coronation Night is set to kick off at 8PM tonight, December 7 at Versailles Palace, Alabang, Muntilupa City, Metro Manila, Philippines. Reigning Miss Earth 2012 Tereza Fajksova from Czech Republic is going to crown her successor and continue her legacy as an ambassador for the Miss Earth Organization.
Reilly Mboumba: Will She be Africa’s First Miss International? [PHOTOS/ VIDEOS]
November 30 2013 3:17 PM
Reilly Mboumba is the bold and beautiful delegate from the comparatively rich Western African country of Gabon, is representing her nation at Miss International 2013 pageant. Africa, despondently, is one continent that is always affronted at the Miss International setting.
Miss International 2013: Will Miss Venezuela Elian Herrera Complete the Trifecta With María Gabriela Isler And Jose Anmer Paredes?
November 28 2013 4:27 PM
Spanking new from their "over the moon" finishes at the recent beauty pageants, Venezuela is set to triumph over at the vibrant city of Tokyo at the 53rd Miss International 2013.
Miss Universe 2013: Four Filipina Contestants Vying for the Title
November 07 2013 10:22 PM
Filipinos can cheer not only to Filipino Miss Universe 2013 Representative Ariella Arida but also to three other Filipina beauties in the pageant with Filipino descent such as Riza Santos of Canada, Alixes Scott of Guam and Jennifer Ondo of Gabon.
Rare Solar Eclipse Stuns the World, Viewed from U.S. Europe and Even Africa (PHOTOS)
November 04 2013 2:20 PM
A rare solar 'hybrid' eclipse spanning four global continents has stunned millions of people around the world.
Betting Odds Speak: Miss Philippines, Miss Spain and Miss USA Top 3 in Miss Universe 2013
November 04 2013 3:06 AM
Betting lines are always good indicators of what will happen in any competition. Last week, we reported that Ms. Philippines Ariella Arida was the favorite among the ladies competing in the pageant to be held at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia on November 9, 2013.
U.S., Europe, Africa to Witness Hybrid Solar Eclipse on Halloween Weekend (VIDEOS)
October 31 2013 9:41 AM
Outlined images of witches riding a broomstick may not be visible to some people this Halloween weekend as a rare hybrid solar eclipse happens on Nov 3, Sunday.
Betting Odds Speak: Miss Philippines Will Be the Winner of Miss Universe 2013
October 29 2013 6:21 PM
If the betting odds are to be believed, Miss Philippines Ariella Arida will be crowned the Miss Universe 2013 on Nov 9, 2013 at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia.
Miss Universe 2013: Contestants Heat Up Crowne Plaza Moscow World Trade Centre in White Swimwear
October 28 2013 10:01 PM
Miss Universe 2013 is an event that witnesses beauty and grace in excess. Moscow is the lucky host city this year. But, more than that the guests at Moscow’s Crowne Plaza are blessed as they witnessed the gorgeous ladies posing for shutterbugs in the white bikini.
Miss Universe 2013: Miss Guam Alixes Scott, The Fourth Filipina in the Pageant.
October 24 2013 7:41 PM
Miss Philippines Ariella Arida is not the only Filipina that is after the crown for this year's most prestigious beauty pageant. It was reported a few months ago that Miss Canada Riza Santos and Miss Gabon Ruth Jennifer Ondo Mouchita are the two contestants with Filipino blood, but wait there's more, Miss Guam Alixes Scott is the newest Filipina on the block who is also competing for the same crown.
Miss Universe 2013: Battle of the Hottest Filipina
October 24 2013 7:07 PM
Known for beauty, grace and elegance, Filipinas are definitely the top contenders for this year's Miss Universe 2013 beauty pageant. Not one, but four Filipinas are vying for the elusive crown, including Miss Philippines Ariella Arida.
Miss Universe 2013: Which Contestant Has The Best Bikini Body - Check Out Here [SEE PHOTOS]
October 24 2013 2:17 PM
Unlike Miss World 2013, where there was no swimsuit round, Miss Universe 2013 is different. The country is Moscow and it is more open and broad minded and allows the contestants the freedom to dress in whatever way they like. Not everyone is so daring to pose in a bikini as it takes a perfect body shape, an appropriate figure and oodles of attitude. And the current Miss Universe contestants have ample of that.
Miss Universe 2013: Miss Philippines Ariella Arida is Coming to Claim the Crown (See Video)
October 22 2013 5:08 PM
Before she flew to Honkong for a connecting flight to Moscow, Miss Philippines Ariella Arida is glowing in her red dress as she holds a mini pre-departure presscon with the TV networks and press reps. Looking vibrant in red, Arida is all smiles and very confident for her first trip in Russia, she is scheduled to arrive today from Hongkong.
30 Million People Worldwide Living As Slaves: Report
October 17 2013 6:14 PM
An estimated 30 million people worldwide are currently living as slaves, according to the inaugural Global Slavery Index published Thursday, with India said to have the largest number of enslaved people, though African countries still had the highest proportional figure based on population.
Miss Universe 2013: Philippines Tops Probable Winner List As Three Contenders Have Filipino Ancestry
October 11 2013 1:37 PM
As we have already reported that Ariella Arida might complete the trifecta with Mutya Datul (Mutya Johanna Datul (21) won the crown for Miss Supranational 2013) and Megan Young (23-year-old Megan Lynne Young became the first Miss World from the Philippines in the pageants history). Now one more noteworthy fact is that not one or two, but three candidates with Filipino blood will contend in this year's Miss Universe pageant.
Miss Universe 2013: Top 10 Hottest Contestants (SLIDESHOW)
October 04 2013 5:13 PM
Top 10 Hottest Contestants from Miss Universe 2013 featuring Miss Philippines Universe 2013 Ariella Arida and many more.
Miss Universe 2013: Three Filipinas Vying for the Elusive Crown
September 30 2013 11:19 AM
Filipinas are known for their grace, beauty and elegance. Thus, it comes as no surprise that in the 62nd Miss Universe beauty pageant, there are Filipinas who are vying for the elusive crown. Forty more days and the much-awaited beauty pageant of the universe will be held in Moscow, Russia, where 84 contestants from all over the world will be competing for the crown, and three of which have Filipino descent.
Gabon Mulls Dumping China, to Get Another Partner on $A3.85B Iron Ore Mine Deal
June 12 2012 1:55 PM
China might get dumped over the potentially big Belinga iron ore in Gabon, the AAP news agency reported, quoting Raymond Ndong Sima, Prime Minister of Gabon.