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2014-07-18 04:21:56

MANILA, Philippines, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan honored and recognized Philippine's best at the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards banquet held on Thursday, 17 July 2014 at the Makati Shangri-la Hotel, Manila. First founded in 2012, the Philippines Awards program began on showcasing outstanding IT and Telecommunications companies in the local market. This year, the Awards program expanded to also include other prominent companies in the...

2014-07-17 23:08:07

Asia's leading provider of Cloud HR and staffing solutions honored for continuous innovation in the Cloud. Silicon Singapore (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 The Business Intelligence Group has announced HRBoss - an Asia-grown Cloud venture offering data-driven recruiting solutions for the HR and Recruitment niche - as a finalist for the 2014 Stratus Awards. The award was announced after a rigorous series of analysis based on a unique scoring system which selectively measures business...

2014-07-17 08:26:05

BANGKOK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization), or TCEB, has confirmed that Thailand will host major international MICE events during the second half of 2014 and 2015, which include the 74(th) FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2014 and others. The event was confirmed by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP), a global federation representing three million pharmacists and pharmaceutical...

2014-07-16 23:13:53

telyHD Pro and telyCloud Connect Teams Across Canada, Africa, Asia and Latin America Redwood City, Calif. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Tely Labs, the leader in simple, secure and affordable video conferencing systems, today announced not-for-profit organization CECI implemented its telyHD Pro video conferencing systems to connect team members of multi-national projects. CECI focuses on economic development, food security, emergency response and gender equality in developing areas of the world....

2014-07-16 23:07:58

PCS Edventures!.com, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), today announced receiving a contract with T4EDU for STEM development in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Boise, ID (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 PCS Edventures!.com, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), today announced receiving a contract with T4EDU for STEM development in the Kingdom...

2014-07-16 20:23:07

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Epilepsy Therapeutics in Asia Pacific Markets to 2019 - Treatment Options Enhanced As Novel Next Generation AEDs Show Improved Safety and Tolerability https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2052296/Epilepsy-Therapeutics-in-Asia-Pacific-Markets-to-2019---Treatment-Options-Enhanced-As-Novel-Next-Generation-AEDs-Show-Improved-Safety-and-Tolerability.html Epilepsy Therapeutics in Asia Pacific...

2014-07-16 12:26:14

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Cement & Concrete Additives Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/701866/World-Cement--Concrete-Additives-Market.html World demand to exceed $25 billion by 2017 World demand for cement and concrete additives is projected to surpass $25 billion by 2017. Although global growth in cement consumption is projected to decelerate somewhat, additive demand will increase considerably...

2014-07-16 12:24:43

LOS ANGELES, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Matthew Crouch, Vice President of the Trinity Broadcasting Network, issued the following statement calling on believers across the world to pray for peace in Israel and Gaza: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DC98465LOGO "As violence and conflict continue to escalate across Israel, we believe that the body of Christ has a responsibility to pray for the peace of this land that is so dear to the heart of God. "Since our...

mars UAE
2014-07-16 11:03:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Wednesday, the United Arab Emirates announced plans to establish a space program and send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021 – the first such announcement by an Arab country. The Persian Gulf nation is famously fueled by the petroleum industry and is currently home to the world’s tallest building. Prime Minister and Dubai ruler Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said one of the mission’s objectives is to emphasize the...

2014-07-16 04:21:44

Expands Presence in Asia Markets CHENNAI, India, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has dedicated its manufacturing plant in the Sri City Special Economic Zone (SEZ), where the company will expand its growing primary packaging for injectable medicines business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131029/NE05658LOGO "West is experiencing a very exciting period of growth and business expansion in Asia and we are proud to open our first...


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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