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2014-09-22 16:21:06

CHICAGO, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Largest route development event for the Asia-Pacific region heads to Manila It was announced today that in 2016 Routes Asia will head to the Philippines when the event takes place in the vibrant capital city of Manila, 06th-08th March. The announcement came during a signing ceremony, which took place at the 20th World Route Development Forum currently taking place in Chicago, Illinois, USA, that cemented the decision...

2014-09-22 12:28:34

NEW YORK, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Persistence Market Research (http://www.persistencemarketresearch.com) Released New Market Report on "Global Market Study on Ophthalmic Devices: Asia to Witness Highest Growth by 2020," the global ophthalmic devices market was valued at USD 29,171.5 million in 2014 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.5% from 2014 to 2020, to reach an estimated value of USD 42,685.1 million in 2020. Browse the full Global Market Study on...

2014-09-22 08:22:41

WALNUT, Calif., September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that CEO, Dr. Carl Kukkonen, met with potential Giant King Grass customers in Hawaii. Dr. Kukkonen also attended the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit held in Honolulu September 15-17, where he gave an invited presentation at a special conference track on Agricultural Innovation. On March 17, 2014, VIASPACE announced that Giant King Grass was released from the mandatory one-year quarantine on...

2014-09-22 04:22:37

NETANYA, Israel, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company") announced today that following the previously reported network sharing agreements , and the Israeli Ministry of Communications requirements regarding network sharing, the Company entered the following agreements: Updated agreements with Golan Telecom Ltd., or Golan The parties' existing 2G and 3G IRU agreement and 4G network sharing...

2014-09-21 23:02:28

KallemAlSaudia.com offers special rates to call Saudi Arabia on National Day: 7.9¢/min instead of 12.9¢/min to call any mobile in Saudi Arabia Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 KallemAlSaudia.com celebrates National Day with an exclusive offer for its Saudi customers living outside their mother country: 37% discount to call any mobile in Saudi Arabia and wish everyone back home “Happy National Day!” The special calling gift KallemAlSaudia.com offers on National Day...

2014-09-21 23:00:59

The Asian normal phase/hydrophilic interaction columns report define and segment the concerned market in Asia with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-normal-phase-hydrophilic-interaction-columns-9767642902.html (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Asian normal phase/hydrophilic interaction columns report define and segment the concerned market in Asia with analysis and forecast of revenue. The normal phase/hydrophilic interaction columns market...

2014-09-21 23:00:21

September 19-20th Hong Kong Auction Delivers Estimated HK$45 in Sales Hong Kong, SAR (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Acker Merrall’s first auction of the Fall season in Hong Kong proved the desire of Hong Kong and Chinese collectors to own the world’s greatest wines isn’t changing any time soon. Clients from Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Macau eagerly battled a healthy foreign contingent to achieve an estimated HK$45 million/US$5.8 million in sales. September’s sale was the firm’s...

2014-09-20 23:03:21

AGDelta, a leading provider of wealth management platform solutions (DealStation) in Asia, won the awards for “Best Multi-Issuer Platform” & “Most Innovative E-commerce Platform” in Asia at the recent SRP Awards Event on 17 September in Hong Kong. (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Structured Retail Products recognizes companies that have demonstrated innovation and excellence in the fields of Multi Issuer Platforms for Structured Products and E-Commerce. “The awards were judged...

2014-09-20 23:02:24

With tickets on sale to the public today, cheap Ariana Grande tickets are in extremely high demand and will be the first to sell. BuyCheapTicketsToEvents.com is kicking off Ariana Grande ticket sales with a large inventory of seats at low prices. Oshkosh, WI (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 BuyCheapTicketsToEvents.com carries a large assortment of tickets to many entertaining events that take place throughout the year. High Ariana Grande ticket sales are expected for the young singer’s...

2014-09-20 23:00:53

The Inorganic Advanced Phase Change Material market report defines and segments the concerned market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-inorganic-advanced-phase-change-materials-3877548115.html (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The Inorganic Advanced Phase Change Material market report defines and segments the concerned market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the...


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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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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