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2014-10-13 20:21:05

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's demand for Polyether Polyols has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next decade, both production and demand will continue to grow. The Chinese economy maintains a high speed growth which has been stimulated by the consecutive increases of industrial output, import & export, consumer consumption and capital investment for over two decades. This new study examines China's economic trends, investment environment, industry...

2014-10-13 16:23:55

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 11, 2014 the famous San Diego Ballet and Grossmont Symphony Orchestra performed the historic Azerbaijani ballet "Seven Beauties" to a full house at the Civic Theater in San Diego, California. This internationally renowned ballet, with a message of acceptance and multi-cultural understanding, was generously sponsored by the Ministry of Culture & Tourism of Azerbaijan, and presented by the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los...

2014-10-13 16:21:36

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Energy Corporation (OTC Pink: MENC) is pleased to announce the execution of an agreement for the formation of a joint venture with Westoil LLC, a Russian Corporation, on two Oil Exploration Blocks covering 465 sq Kilometers and 85 sq kilometers located in the Sakhalin Region, Russian Federation: The Vazinski License block's surface area is equal to 465 square kilometers and is licensed by Ministry of Natural Resources Russian...

2014-10-13 08:25:38

DOHA, Qatar, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The new WISE publication investigates how technology is transforming learning across the globe The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a leading international initiative driving innovation and collaboration in education, has announced the publication of the third WISE Book, Learning {Re}imagined: How the Connected Society is Transforming Learning. Written by Graham Brown-Martin, Founder of Education Design Labs,...

2014-10-12 23:01:16

The Asia-Pacific Organic Advanced Phase Change Materials Market report defines and segments the organic advanced phase change materials market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue.http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-organic-advanced-phase-change-materials-1749719618.html (PRWEB) October 12, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Organic Advanced Phase Change Materials market is estimated to reach $40.65 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 13.9% from 2013 to 2018 Browse through...

2014-10-11 23:03:35

Bruce Riedel describes Pakistan as “one of the most important countries in the world” at Washington DC conference seeking solutions for the country's education crisis. In a speech that can be viewed on a video posted on the Wilson Center website, Mr. Riedel, senior adviser on South Asia and the Middle East to the last four presidents in the staff of the National Security Council, tells the audience that Mr. Obama has put Pakistan "on the back burner." Washington, DC...

2014-10-11 23:03:28

TCF Chairman and founder Mushtaq Chhapra tells audience at Education Reform Conference at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington D.C. that the Pakistan-based non-profit is reaching out to help public and private educators. First in series of TCF-hosted conferences seeking concrete solutions to Pakistan's education crisis. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 The Citizens Foundation (TCF) has passed its historic milestone of opening 1,000 schools for...

2014-10-11 23:01:04

The Asia-Pacific Mass Notification/Emergency Notification System market growing rapidly as it is one of the most disaster prone regions http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-mass-notification-emergency-notification-system-5975172928.html (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Mass Notification/Emergency Notification System market report defines and segments the Mass Notification/Emergency Notification System market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue....

2014-10-11 12:20:11

NEW DELHI, Oct. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Travel Awards (WTA) Reception Ceremony for 2014 was held at the Oberoi Hotel in New Delhi India on the evening of October 10(th), with Hainan Airlines Co., Ltd receiving high recognition by industry judges and passengers and awarded with "Asia's Leading Airline Business Class" at the event. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141011/151603 At last year's WTA, Hainan Airlines had received the award of World's and Asia's Leading...

2014-10-11 00:21:17

Home, Automotive and Office themes are new to Asia's No. 1 consumer electronics show HONG KONG, Oct. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Sources' (NASDAQ: GSOL) China Sourcing Fair's fall electronics show opened today and is one of the most highly anticipated events in the sourcing calendar of international buyers. The 2014 fall edition raises the bar for quality sourcing even higher by providing a selection of the latest consumer electronics and more in 3,700 booths hosted by suppliers from...


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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