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2014-04-03 12:20:18

SHANGHAI, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Given the astronomical sales figure of 20 million vehicles in China during 2013 and the country's increasingly crowded city streets and thoroughfares, it's time to put in place an intelligent transportation management system and instigate a smart vehicle revolution. As a result, "Connected Vehicle" and "Intelligent Transportation System (ITS)", two major applications launched in the field of Internet of Things (IoT), will certainly be the hottest focus...

2014-04-03 08:30:35

NEW YORK, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 C3 US-Arab Healthcare Summit, www.c3s-2013.com, is pleased to announce that Ambassador Leslie Rowe from the Office of Global Health Diplomacy, with the U.S. Department of State, will headline the C3 US-Arab Healthcare Summit: "Working Together to Advance Best Practices." Over 60 leaders on the global stage will cover a range of topics from breast cancer to "Big Data" in order to advance best practices through knowledge transfer at the C3...

2014-04-03 00:21:59

SINGAPORE, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens was presented the Competitive Strategy Leadership Award in the Asia Pacific Distribution Grid Management Market at the 2013 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards held on the 17th of October at the St Regis Hotel, Singapore. This Frost & Sullivan Award is presented each year to the company who has exhibited competitive strategy leadership, excelled in product innovation, and has recognized and responded to customer...

2014-04-02 23:00:42

Today, LIGHTUP LED announces a site-wide promotion for the customers from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and it hopes to expand its market share there with its high quality LED lights, especially its LED wash lights, flood lights and panel lights. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 LIGHTUP LED is a renowned manufacturer and wholesaler of all kinds of LED lights. Today the company announces a site-wide promotion for the customers from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and it hopes...

2014-04-02 20:22:38

DUBLIN, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zl34xj/market_for_local) has announced the addition of the "Market for Local Anaesthesia in the GCC Region - 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zl34xj/market_for_local ]report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Local anesthesia (LA) is a condition when sensation within a specific body part in...

2014-04-02 20:21:10

DUBLIN, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qhfm62/a_profile_of_the) has announced the addition of the "A Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qhfm62/a_profile_of_the ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The author is pleased to present its updated Profile of the Middle Eastern Paint Industry, which...

Ancient Nomads Spread Earliest Domestic Grains Along Silk Road
2014-04-02 15:17:22

Gerry Everding , Washington University in St. Louis Findings push back earliest known East-West interaction along Silk Road by 2,000 years Charred grains of barley, millet and wheat deposited nearly 5,000 years ago at campsites in the high plains of Kazakhstan show that nomadic sheepherders played a surprisingly important role in the early spread of domesticated crops throughout a mountainous east-west corridor along the historic Silk Road, suggests new research from Washington...

2014-04-02 12:29:07

PARIS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- +30 speakers from China and Europe +120 companies +250 people Growing internationalisation with companies from the US, Turkey, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, United Kingdom Growing business sectors diversity with Food & Beverages, Retailers, Automotive, Hospitality, Cosmetics, Luxury, Horology, Fashion, Industry, technology solution providers, digital agencies, Banking ......

2014-04-02 12:27:04

In the news release, China Digital TV Announces Special Cash Dividend to Shareholders, issued 02-Apr-2014 by China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second paragraph, first sentence, should read "April 14th" rather than "April 9" as originally issued. The complete, corrected release follows: China Digital TV Announces Special Cash Dividend to Shareholders BEIJING, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co.,...

2014-04-02 12:21:34

Airline Launches Daily Service Between Doha and Philadelphia International Airport PHILADELPHIA, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways' inaugural flight to Philadelphia touched down at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) this morning marking the airline's fifth gateway in the United States. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/NY96775 With the launch of the daily service between Philadelphia and Qatar Airways' hub in Doha, capital of the State of Qatar, the...


Latest Asia Reference Libraries

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...

Sumatran Elephant, Elephas maximus sumatranus
2014-04-11 11:15:18

The Sumatran elephant (Elephas maximus sumatranus) is a subspecies of the Asian elephant that can be found on the island of Sumatra in forested areas. This species reaches an average height between 6.6 and 10 feet at the shoulders, with a weight between 4,400 and 8,800 pounds. It has lighter skin than the other subspecies of the Asian elephant, maximus and indicus, and has some depigmentation on its body. Females have been recorded living for up to seventy-five years in captivity, but only up...

Sri Lankan Elephant, Elephas maximus maximus
2014-04-11 10:52:49

The Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus) is a subspecies of the Asian elephant that can be found in Sri Lanka. This species resides in lowland dry zone habitats in eastern, southeastern, and northern areas of Sri Lanka. It reaches an average height between 6.6 and 11 feet at the shoulders and weight between 4,400 and 12,000 pounds. It is darker in color than the other two subspecies of the Asian elephant and has more depigmentation its belly, face, ears, and trunk. Only seven percent...

Black Snub Nosed Monkey, Rhinopithecus bieti
2014-04-10 16:06:59

The black snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus bieti), also known as the Yunnan golden hair monkey, the black golden hair monkey, or the Yunnan snub-nosed monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found in the Yunling Mountains. It prefers to reside in deciduous-evergreen coniferous forests or temperate coniferous forests, at elevations of up to 15,419 feet. This species was named after Bishop Félix Biet, the man who first collected it for study. The black snub-nosed monkey is...

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