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2014-07-11 08:20:31

HONG KONG, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 10, the Sichuan Tourist and Investment Promotion was held in Hong Kong with the presence of over 200 people in the tourism sector, business circles, entertainment industry and media in Hong Kong. This is the largest event of the highest standard nationwide among tourism promotions being held in Hong Kong in recent years, attracting great interest in Hong Kong's tourism sector. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140711/126253 The...

2014-07-11 04:20:40

Yujiapu Leads in the Indexation and Institutionalization of APEC Low-carbon Demonstration Town BEIJING, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the first APEC Low-carbon Demonstration Town (LCDT), Yujiapu (YJP) Financial District in Tianjin, China released the first Low-carbon Demonstration Town Indicator System (LCDTIS) at the recent 47th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Energy Working Group meeting. Trusted and approved by all APEC members, the YJP LCDTIS not only provides...

2014-07-10 16:27:30

In the news release, SouFun Signed Strategic Cooperation Agreements with China's No.1 and No.4 New Home Agency Companies, issued 10-Jul-2014 by SouFun Holdings Limited over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the ranking in the headline, as well as in the first paragraph and in the boilerplate of Hopefluent, should read "No.3" rather than "No.4" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: SouFun Signed Strategic Cooperation Agreements with...

2014-07-10 12:26:41

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Anesthesia And Respiratory Devices Market (Anesthesia Workstation, Anesthesia Delivery Machines, Ventilators, Monitors, Nebulizers & Respiratory Inhalers) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 -...

2014-07-10 12:26:31

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Tin Markets in Asia to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecastshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2170065/Tin-Markets-in-Asia-to-2018---Market-Size-Trends-and-Forecasts.html This industry report package offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for tin in different Asian countries. The package includes tin country reports from the...

2014-07-10 08:33:43

BEIJING, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SouFun Holdings Limited (NYSE: SFUN, "SouFun" or the "Company"), the leading real estate Internet portal in China, today announced that it has entered into strategic cooperation agreements respectively with China's No.1 and No.4 new home agency companies, Shenzhen World Union Properties Consultancy Co., Ltd. ("World Union") (stock code: 002285) listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange and Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited ("Hopefluent") (stock code:...

2014-07-09 16:26:15

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: World Filters Market https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/829737/World-Filters-Market.html World demand to rise 6.9%annually through 2018Global demand for filters is projected toincrease 6.9 percent annually to $79.9billion in 2018. This growth rate is anacceleration from the gains of the 2008-2013 period, reflecting in part the relativelylow 2013 bases for a number ofdeveloped countries....

2014-07-09 16:25:22

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Oil Country Tubular Goods Market by Grade (API, Premium), by Product (Seamless, ERW), & by Geography (North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and Middle East) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019...

2014-07-09 16:23:47

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: World Housing Market https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/701944/World-Housing-Market.html World demand to rise 3.2%annually through 2018 Worldwide construction of new housingunits is projected to reach 62.0 million in2018 on 3.2 percent yearly advances from2013. Although global population growthis expected to decelerate over the forecastperiod, declines in average householdsize will...

2014-07-08 23:12:27

transcosmos Provides Contact Center Service and BPO Service to the Japanese and Vietnamese Market Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) has established a new operation center, transcosmos Vietnam co., ltd. (Headquarters: Hanoi, Vietnam; hereafter, transcosmos Vietnam) in Vietnam and will launch its business operations in July 2014. transcosmos Vietnam will be...


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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