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2014-09-02 12:22:21

DALLAS, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new research report "District Cooling Market by Application (Commercial, Residential, Industrial, and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the district cooling market with an analysis and forecast of the market size by volume and value. The district cooling market size in terms of value is projected to reach $29.0 billion by 2019, at a CAGR of 11.4% from...

2014-09-02 08:28:51

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZO Skin Health, Inc. is pleased to announce that renowned dermatologist, Zein Obagi, MD, will present a physician lecture to teach the newest cutting edge science and technology behind restoring and maintaining skin health. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140121/LA49259LOGO Dr. Obagi's one-day seminar will focus on teaching dermatologists and skin health professionals: -- New philosophies behind attaining and maintaining skin health...

2014-09-02 08:25:13

VANCOUVER, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - China Education Resources, Inc. ("CER") (TSXV: CHN) (OTCQX: CHNUF), a leading technology and content provider of online learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals, announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014. All figures are expressed in U.S. dollars. China Education Resources generated gross revenues of $4,257,454 in the second quarter of 2014. This is compared to gross...

2014-09-01 16:24:08

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Asia-Pacific Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2343478/Asia-Pacific-Bariatric-Surgery-Devices-Market-Outlook-to-2020.html Asia-Pacific Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020 SummaryGlobalData's new report, "Asia-Pacific Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the Asia-Pacific Bariatric...

2014-08-31 23:04:04

Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, announces a 12-day India Wildlife and Birding Safari from February 13-24, 2015, featuring a blend of India’s natural and cultural wonders that include rare Bengal Tigers and an incredible array of birds which adorn rich forests and wetlands. A tour highlight is a sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal, perhaps the world’s most iconic building. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 India is home to one of the world’s greatest...

2014-08-31 23:03:57

Many people want to travel to Tibet by train because Qinghai-Tibet Railway is called “the most beautiful railway in China”, but it’s always hard to get the tickets. Tibet Vista (http://www.tibettravel.org) offers very useful ticket booking advice for travelers. lhasa,tibet (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Tibet Railway, the highest railway on the planet, is the most scenic and popular tourist route in China. Many people want to travel to Tibet by train, but it’s always hard to get the...

2014-08-31 20:21:08

GUANGZHO, China, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China has long maintained that the dispute between Palestine and Israel should be resolved through negotiations and communication, not violence. In that spirit, Canton Fair, China's biggest trade event, has always welcomed both Palestinian and Israeli businessmen. For Palestinian businessmen, especially those in Gaza strip, a visit to Canton Fair might be quite eventful, sometimes through the tunnels. Artiya, a Gazan buyer, visited...

2014-08-29 12:24:50

HONG KONG, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valurise Health Solutions ("VHS") was awarded as the 2014 Red Herring Top 100 Asia Winner, being the only award-winning healthcare service company, standing out from creative leading companies in Asia for its re-defining industry with innovative business model and continuous innovation ability. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140829/141441 Being one of the most influential web magazines from the Silicon Valley, Red Herring is...

Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis
2014-08-29 06:29:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When we think of dinosaurs, we think of giant, scary reptiles that once ruled the Earth. But even giant monsters were babies at one point. And apparently, even dinosaur babies need a babysitter. A new study, led by the University of Pennsylvania, examined a rock slab from northeastern China's Liaoning Province containing fossils of 24 very young dinosaurs and one older individual. This kind of grouping is suggestive of a group of...

2014-08-29 04:20:53

BAKU, Azerbaijan, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking out against recent allegations that it holds political prisoners, Azerbaijan has brought into the spotlight those countries and international organisations that are quick to accuse Baku of human rights violations, but seem indifferent to the 23-year occupation by Armenia of 20% of Azerbaijani territory. Elkhan Suleymanov, Member of the Azerbaijani Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe...


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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