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2014-07-07 12:27:51

WASHINGTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a trip which culminated in a concert at the Bahrain Cultural Hall in Manama on 16(th) June, Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen, Maribel Lieberman and Selima Salaun visited the island state last week at the invitation of developmental Bahraini NGO, Visionaries, as part of a programme of youth engagement and talent promotion. The Vietnamese pianist and artist joined internationally-acclaimed businesswomen and designers, Maribel Lieberman and...

2014-07-07 12:25:24

SHANGHAI, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelzoo Asia Pacific, a licensee of Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, today announced the launch of the lifestyle channel Pin Shang in China. The new lifestyle channel, available at Travelzoo Lv You Zu website, expands Travelzoo's China offerings to encompass a wider range of premium lifestyle and entertainment experiences for urban elites in Shanghai and Beijing. "Pin Shang gives our discerning subscribers in...

2014-07-06 23:02:37

ReportsnReports.com adds “CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Saudi Arabia” to its store. The value of the pharmaceutical market in Saudi Arabia expected to increase at a CAGR of 5.8% to 2020. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 A high burden of chronic diseases, improving regulatory guidelines and the launch of new products will provide the necessary impetus for the growth of the pharmaceutical market in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi pharmaceutical market is...

2014-07-06 08:20:52

NETANYA, Israel, July 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company") announced that, following the Company's previously announced possible debt raising in Israel, the Company filed today a supplemental shelf offering report, or Offering Report, with the Israel Securities Authority and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, or TASE. Pursuant to the Offering Report, the Company is offering, in Israel only, new series H debentures in an aggregate...

2014-07-06 04:20:51

NETANYA, Israel, July 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company") announced that the Company's Compensation and Audit Committees and Board of Directors approved a three-year extension of the Company's shareholders 2011 resolution to provide certain exemptions from liability and indemnification agreements to office holders of the Company serving from time to time in such capacity, in respect of whom our controlling shareholders may...

2014-07-05 23:02:23

MXI Corp: Xocai-Asia Japanese introduces an all new Direst-Sales Compensation Plan. (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 Xocai-Asia Japanese Distributors in Okayama, Japan have endorsed local fair-trade-chocolate analytical report. This report is available to view at 'Chocolate Intrigue – A Fascinating White Paper On The Origin Of Chocolate' - http://adampaulgreen.com/chocolate-intrigue-a-fascinating-white-paper-on-the-origin-of-chocolate/. As the category creator and world leader in healthy...

2014-07-04 23:02:28

Wavetec, after installing the first ever 360° indoor display in the Middle East, now installs the largest outdoor LED ticker at Bahrain Bourse. Bahrain (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Bahrain Bourse partners with Wavetec for its complete and fully customized end-to-end solution, taking into account all Information display and management system expectations. The outdoor LED ticker was installed at the façade of the Bahrain Financial Harbor Complex building. Being a financial hub, the...

2014-07-04 08:20:38

WUPPERTAL, Germany and SHANGHAI, China, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Success of small steps Two years ago, the "HAPPICH Industrial Parts (Shanghai) Co.Ltd." took up its work in China. Today, the Chinese subsidiary of the leading German supplier of interior fittings for commercial and special-vehicles can boast considerable sales and wants to further take up its speed. "It is not the big leap but rather a strategy of small steps that brought us forward", says...

2014-07-04 00:20:52

DALLAS, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Tourism Market Report: 2014 Edition research is of 59 pages and profiles companies like Bumrungrad Hospital Public Company Limited, IHH Healthcare Berhad, Raffles Medical Group, Bangkok Dusit Medical Services and KPJ Healthcare Berhad. Rising healthcare costs, long wait times, an ageing population, and increasing demand for cosmetic and dental surgery not covered by insurance in developed countries, coupled with the availability of...

2014-07-03 12:22:24

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The transition from Makhteshim Agan Industries to Adama moves forward as subsidiary companies representing the manufacturers and suppliers within the Group, currently trading under a variety of brand names, take on the Adama name. Adama which officially changed its group name in early April is a world leader in farmer-centric agricultural solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/679073 The many suppliers to the Adama...


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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