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LONDON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wall Coverings in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Wall Papers, Interior Paint, Wall Tiles,
LONDON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Thermal Power in Billion Kilowatt-hours by the following Fuel Types: Gas, Oil, and Coal.
SEOUL, Korea, April 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- #EXPO -- Korea International Boat Show(KIBS), one of the leading marine leisure trade shows in Korea, will be held at Korea International Exhibition
A newly discovered tomb in South Korea indicates that the country was an early practitioner of gender equality, as a male was sacrificed to be entombed with a noblewoman.
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DALLAS, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Automotive Switches Market by Type (Knob, Lever, Button & Touchpad), Automotive Application (HVAC, Indicator, Electronic,
WASHINGTON, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm.
The latest study offers key insights into talent analytics and workforce planning practices across Asia Pacific. Singapore (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 HRBoss,
IRVINE, Calif., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Interush International LLC, a leading supplier of digital and cloud based software applications for the Asian market, announced that it will be
The APAC polyether polyols market is expected to progress owing to the growing demand of these chemicals from end-user applications in this region.
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...
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,...
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...
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 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...
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
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