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2014-10-10 23:02:24

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Automotive Drivetrain Market by Drive Type (FWD, RWD, & AWD), Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV, & HCV), & Region (Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, & ROW) – Industry Trends & Forecast to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 The automotive drivetrain market is projected to grow with the increasing vehicle production. The Asia-Oceania region is estimated to be the largest market for automotive...

2014-10-10 12:21:09

BURNABY, Canada, October 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High Investments in Petrochemical Sector, Easy Availability of Raw Material and Significant Growth Across Major End User Industries to Buoy Masterbatch Demand in Saudi Arabia During 2014-19F Masterbatches are an important component in polymer processing value chain as they provide color and functional properties to finished plastic materials. During the last decade, domestic consumption of masterbatch in Saudi Arabia...

Sacramento Valley Red fox Photo Ben Sacks
2014-10-10 03:00:11

Provided by Kat Kerlin, UC Davis News Service Imagine attempting to trace your genetic history using only information from your mother’s side. That’s what scientists studying the evolution of the red fox had been doing for decades. Now, University of California, Davis, researchers have for the first time investigated ancestry across the red fox genome, including the Y chromosome, or paternal line. The data, compiled for over 1,000 individuals from all over the world, expose some...

2014-10-09 23:10:51

Alastair Mordey, Programme Director of The Cabin Chiang Mai addiction treatment centre will be joining Asia’s leading addiction professionals at the International Drug Prevention and Rehabilitation Conference – PREVENT 2014 in Nilai, Negeri Sembilan on 15-16 October, 2014. The Conference aims to enable delegates will share their knowledge and expertise with the goal of improving current addiction prevention strategies and rehabilitation standards currently employed in the region....

2014-10-09 23:07:45

Asia’s #1 CRM/ATS impresses judges and honoured as leading innovator of technology for recruiting industry Silicon Singapore (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 HRBoss, Asia’s leading data-driven Cloud solutions provider with global footprint and headquarters in Singapore, today announced that its SaaS enterprise platform, StaffingBoss, has been awarded ‘Best Innovation’ at The Global Recruiter Asia Pacific Industry Awards 2014. The winners were announced at the Awards Ceremony held at...

2014-10-09 16:27:06

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For more than a decade, ASAE's Great Ideas Conference has been delivering education in the United States. In 2015, ASAE is expanding the conference into Asia with the first-ever international event held in Hong Kong from March 22-24. ASAE's Great Ideas in Association Management Conference, Asia-Pacific is ASAE's first conference outside of North America. The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), an event partner of ASAE, is the conference...

2014-10-09 12:33:12

BEIRUT, October 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Samir Geagea, the leader of the Lebanese Christian political party Lebanese Forces, spoke today of Lebanon's continued deep commitment to international military intervention taking place against ISIS. He also called for a new initiative to combat the ideas of ISIS in all of our countries, communities, and online. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141009/709823 ) Speaking in Beirut, Mr Geagea said: "Lebanon...

2014-10-09 08:32:24

HONOLULU, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Startups, a leading technology accelerator, announces its first East Meets West conference to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii, November 6-7, 2014. The annual event brings together top investors, accelerators and entrepreneurs from Asia and the United States to the tranquil shores of Hawaii for two days of deal making, networking, learning and pitching. eastmeetswest.co http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130716/LA47825LOGO More than a dozen...

2014-10-09 08:31:56

BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL", or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, today announced its participation in the following investor conferences in October and November 2014: -- HSBC 2nd Annual China Conference, October 20-21, at the Ritz-Carlton Pudong Hotel in Shanghai, China. -- Jefferies 4th Annual Asia Summit, October 29-30, at the Island...

2014-10-09 08:24:06

BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of conditional access ("CA") systems and comprehensive services to China's digital television market, today provided a further update on its asset restructuring (the "Restructuring"), as referred to in a press release dated June 13, 2014. The Company announced that following further discussions, the parties involved have agreed to amend the...


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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