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2011-07-12 07:00:00

BEIJING, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Top 100 World Trade Fairs list 2011 has been issued by Imp-Exp Executive Magazine (Sail by Exhibition) in Beijing recently. It is the 4th time they have issued this list. This research is supported by PR Newswire. Germany took up 58 spots last year and is down a little to 56 spots in this year's list, but the status of the biggest exhibition country has not wavered. China's exhibitions took up 14 seats, same as last year. The global economy...

2011-06-30 03:00:00

ASPEN, Colo., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- San Francisco grabbed the mantle of "greenest" major city in the U.S. and Canada Green City Index, with New York, Seattle, Denver and Boston rounding out the top five U.S. cities. The unique study conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), and commissioned by Siemens, assesses and compares 27 major U.S. and Canadian cities on environmental performance and policies across nine categories - CO2 emissions, energy, land use, buildings,...

2011-06-01 21:17:00

BEIJING, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Huaneng Power International, Inc. ("HPI", the "Company") announced the adjustments of tariffs of its power plants today. The Company has recently received the Notice from National Development and Reform Commission on Relevant Issues regarding Proper Adjustment of Electricity Tariff stating that the State has decided to make proper adjustment to electricity tariff in order to partially make up for the costs incurred by thermal power generation...

2011-05-23 10:00:00

PANAMA CITY, Fla., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) celebrates its one year anniversary today with partners, elected officials, passengers and the Northwest Florida community. ECP is the first international airport to be built in the past decade and serves as the gateway to Northwest Florida's beautiful, world-famous beaches. This milestone highlights ECP's success over the past year, which included more than 800,000 passengers flying...

2011-05-18 11:44:00

PITTSBURGH, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AIRMALL® USA, developer of the leading airport concessions model in North America, is once again underscoring the documented success of that model and the value it brings to key stakeholders that include airport authorities and the traveling public. At the same time, Mark Knight, president of AIRMALL USA, is once again taking issue with Airport Group, the policy arm of UNITE HERE, which recently issued another review of the...

2011-05-17 06:00:00

SUWANEE, Ga., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vision Airlines announced today the company would offer passengers the opportunity to connect to other cities it serves through the company's hub in Destin/Ft. Walton Beach. By opening the ability for passengers to connect through Northwest Florida Regional Airport, there are more than 100 new options for flights. The new schedule will take effect on June 1, 2011. "When we launched our service in March, we felt it would be prudent to keep...

2011-04-20 00:32:00

BEIJING, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- At 10:20 am on April 15, an Air China Cargo B747-400 freighter aircraft took off from Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport heading to Frankfurt, Germany, via Shanghai's Pudong International Airport. The flight marked the official opening of Air China Cargo's freighter flights from Dalian to Frankfurt. Air China Cargo is the first airline in Dalian to offer cargo flights to Europe. With Air China Cargo's network, cargo in Dalian can also be...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.