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2014-10-15 12:32:15

DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Equipment of Traditional Chinese Medicine Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Equipment of Traditional Chinese Medicine Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global equipment of traditional Chinese medicine industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry...

2014-10-15 08:20:53

Tint World® Franchise announces that the first international Saudi Arabia Store location opened in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on September 27th, 2014 BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers(TM) is thrilled to announce its latest franchise location in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. This new store marks the first franchise location to open in Saudi Arabia, and the second international location to open following the Tint World® Kingston, Ontario...

2014-10-14 23:03:24

Automotive Drivetrain Market provides a comprehensive review of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and key issues in the automotive drivetrain market. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Automotive Drivetrain Market Projected to $314.4 Billion by 2019- New Report By MarketsandMarkets The report "Automotive Drivetrain Market by Drive Type (FWD, RWD, & AWD), Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV, & HCV), & Region (Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, & ROW) -...

2014-10-14 16:26:22

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Use this report to:- Examine the total available market for flash memory according to various application areas and identify how flash memory can be customized for each area.- Receive an analysis of patents filed in this market.- Focus on the summary of key players in different segments along with market share information. Highlights- The global market for flash memory was valued at $28.4 billion in 2012 and $30.1 billion in 2013. This market is...

2014-10-14 12:23:24

Lotte Center Hanoi Celebrates Vietnamese Culture and Sustainable Design SEATTLE, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global architecture and design firm Callison announced that its most recently completed design, the 65-story, mixed-use tower, Lotte Center Hanoi, opened on September 2, 2014. The tower's dynamic exterior form celebrates the cultural heritage of Vietnam by following the lines of the Vietnamese long-dress, the Ao Dai. Programmatically, Lotte Center Hanoi is actually two...

2014-10-14 04:23:10

Enables True SDN Capabilities for Multi-Layer, Multi-Vendor, Multi-Domain Programmability NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coriant, a global supplier of SDN-enabled end-to-end transport solutions, today announced the first true Software Defined Networking (SDN) solution portfolio. The Coriant Transcend(TM) SDN Solution provides an advanced programming environment and open interfaces that empower on-demand, application-centric service agility and direct monetization of network...

2014-10-14 04:21:37

Global industry leaders to shine light on Asia's media market SINGAPORE and CANNES, France, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- At the Singapore Media Festival (SMF) this 4 to 14 December, global industry players looking to deepen their media business in Asia can expect a more vibrant marketplace and a bigger celebration of the best content and media talent in Asia. -- SMF will bring together a seamless market for TV and film, screenings, conferences...

2014-10-14 04:20:45

Company Again Recognized as Best in Class Worldwide Based on Economic, Environmental, and Social Performance MORROW, Ga., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TOTO, the largest plumbing manufacturer in the world with $5.1 billion dollars in annual sales, announced today that it has been distinguished as a global leader in the building products industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) based on its long-term strategy and economic, environmental, and social performance. This is...

2014-10-13 23:02:30

Automotive Powertrain Market report classifies and defines the automotive powertrain market in terms of volume and value also provides comprehensive analysis and insights (qualitative and quantitative) on the vehicle powertrain market. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/automotive-powertrain-market-248881003.html (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The report “Automotive Powertrain Market by Position (FWD, RWD, & AWD), Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV, & HCV), Engine Type...

2014-10-13 23:00:41

The organizing committee for QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security Coastal and Border Surveillance Conference) 2014 and the Qatar National Security Shield Project, the official Host of QMARSEC 2014 is honored to announce that HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani; and HE Maj. Gen. (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The organizing committee for QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security Coastal and Border Surveillance Conference) 2014 and the Qatar National...


Latest Asia Reference Libraries

Tibetan Pony
2014-05-27 11:13:01

The Tibetan Pony is a breed of pony native to Tibet, once believed to be bred from ancient Mongolian stock and other Chinese breeds. Horses have been kept by wealthy locals and farmers in Tibet, as well as by the Dalai Lama and other religious figures. Some Tibetan ponies were gifts to Chinese Emperors during the Ming and Tang dynasties. They were also traded for tea from the southern Sichuan province into the late 1950s. The route traveled for this trade activity was a route between Lhasa...

Manipuri Pony
2014-04-22 15:35:05

The Manipuri Pony is a breed of pony from India. The exact origin is disputed among experts, but they all agree it is an ancient breed. Some sources say the pony was an ancestor of the Tibetan Pony that was brought into India more than 1,000 years ago. Other sources says it was a cross between the Mongolian Wild Horse and Arabian. The pony was first mentioned in written chronicles of 1584 and were later being used by the calvary of the 1600 and 1700s. During the late 1800s and early 1900s,...

2014-04-18 10:27:02

The Sulu Bleeding-heart (Gallicolumba menagei) is a species of bird within the pigeon and dove family Columbidae. It is native to the island of Tawi-Tawi and its surrounding islets within the Philippines’ Sulu Archipelago. This species is known from two specimens that were collected in 1891, and has not been recorded with certainty since then. It resides in primary and secondary forests that have a closed canopy. It is of medium size with a short tail. Bright metallic green colored feathers...

Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon, Nomascus leucogenys
2014-04-17 15:32:09

The Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) is a species of gibbon that is native to South East Asia. It is closely related to the Southern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus siki) with which it was formerly thought to be conspecific. The females of the two species are virtually impossible to tell apart in their appearance. The genome of this species was sequenced and published in the year 2011. A considerable population of 455 critically endangered Northern White-Cheeked...

Nycticebus kayan
2014-04-16 11:34:17

Nycticebus kayan is a species of slow loris and a primate that can be found in northern and central areas of Borneo. Its range extends into East Kalimantan and Malaysia. This species prefers to reside in highland areas and it was named after a river that extends through its range known as the Kayan River. It was once classified with the Bornean slow loris, but studies conducted in 2013, focusing on physical differences, showed that it should be classified as a distinct species. Nycticebus...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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