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2014-08-13 08:21:05

Industry Leader Confirms Participation in the Largest Maritime International Trade Fair in Asia HONG KONG, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marintec China 2015, The All China Maritime Conference and Exhibition, will once again present the maritime industry's largest international trade fair in Asia. Logo - http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2011/09/05/20110905573797.jpg Organised by UBM Asia, the largest commercial trade fair organiser in Mainland China, and the Shanghai Society of Naval...

2014-08-12 08:39:49

Amtec will assist the Company in developing and deploying Ubiquity's proprietary software across several Asian countries IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquity, Inc. (OTCBB: UBIQ) ("Ubiquity" or the "Company"), a technology development and licensing company that holds an extensive portfolio of patents across multiple technology market verticals, today announced that the Company has signed a letter of intent with American Tec Company Limited ("Amtec") to advance the...

2014-08-12 08:36:59

HOLON, Israel, August 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapiens International Corporation [http://www.sapiens.com ], (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with an emerging focus on the broader financial services sector, announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter financial results, today, August 12th, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time (4:30 p.m. Israel Time). Please call the following...

2014-08-11 23:02:15

Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of The 2nd Annual AIDF Food Security Summit: Asia 2014, taking place on the 8th and 9th October 2014. London, UK (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of The 2nd Annual AIDF Food Security Summit: Asia 2014, which will take place in Jakarta on the 8th and 9th October 2014. Recently, the number of the world population has surpassed the 7 billion mark, which resulted in significant effects on...

2014-08-11 23:00:41

CMT’s 21st Asia Petrochemical Summit (APS) reconvenes in Singapore on September 24-25, 2014 to discuss global crude, naphtha & propane market trends, petchem & downstream demand, as well as investments, expansion plans, and competitive strategies in South East Asia, North Asia (China, Japan, Korea), India & the Middle East and much more. Singapore (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Over 1.5 days, key executives from Asia’s petrochemical fraternity will explore trends and...

2014-08-11 16:29:25

Thousands of buyers are expected to meet their sourcing needs at the largest Asia products exhibition in South America SAO PAULO, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL) opened its third annual China Sourcing Fair in Brazil today with a large mix of professional buyers expected to attend. The Fair, which runs Aug. 11-13 at the Imigrantes Exhibition Center in Sao Paulo, features hundreds of booths of high-quality consumer products from Greater China and Indian...

2014-08-11 16:28:32

In the news release, The Asia Pacific Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market Will Be Driven By the Adoption of Flow-Diverting Devices and Radioembolization Spheres, issued 08-Jul-2014 by Decision Resources Group over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that there have been changes to the Comments from Decision Resources Group Senior Analyst Sean Messenger. The complete, corrected release follows: The Asia Pacific Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market...

2014-08-11 16:21:44

LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Arab Emirates Oil and Gas Report Q3 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2276210/United-Arab-Emirates-Oil-and-Gas-Report-Q3-2014.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI View:The UAE has continued its steady recovery from the global financial crisis without any major disruptions. As the political and economic elite were able to successfully return the country towards a stable...

2014-08-11 12:21:17

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rail Business Asia (RBA) 2014 will bring together thought leaders in the rail industry for a comprehensive overview of the rapidly expanding rail development in Asia. This 2(nd) annual, region's leading rail conference and exhibition is held from 9(th) to 11(th) September 2014 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2010/04/19/20100419602891.jpg "2013 saw an increase of 1.2% in the number of public...

2014-08-11 08:23:34

Earnings Conference Call to Be Held on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 5:30 AM (U.S. Pacific Time) / 8:30 AM (U.S. Eastern Time) / 8:30 PM (Beijing Time) XI'AN, China, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: CREG or "the Company"), a leading industrial waste-to-energy solution provider in China, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the US markets close on Thursday, August 14,...


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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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