bilby bilby  /ˈbɪl bi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) bandicoot with leathery ears like a rabbit

News

  1. EU free-trade states urge quick resolution of Chinese solar dispute

    By Ethan Bilby LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - A group of free-trading northern European nations urged the EU's trade chief on Friday to contain a growing dispute with China or risk a negative spiral that could choke exports. Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands said EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht needed to find a diplomatic solution with Beijing to avoid a tit-for-tat trade war, after Brussels ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Exclusive: EU to seek WTO ruling against Chinese steel duties - sources

    By Ethan Bilby BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union plans to lodge a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Chinese duties on steel tubes used in power plants, EU sources said on Tuesday, opening another front in a rapidly escalating trade conflict with Beijing. The move will allow the EU to join a related complaint filed by Japan against Chinese duties in December. The EU ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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  1. Environment Minister Peter Garrett, who met two bilbies at South Coogee Public School on Friday, said: "If we had to focus on, celebrate and recognise an animal at this time of the year as opposed to an Easter bunny, let it be an Easter bilby : it's...
    on Apr 4, 2009 By: Peter Garrett Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "I am pleased to be part of this launch today to raise the bilby's profile and the excellent efforts of the Save the Bilby Fund in protecting and conserving it," Senator Campbell said. "However, the bilby is just one of hundreds of threatened...
    on Jun 15, 2005 By: Ian Campbell Source: Environment News Service

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