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2014-03-14 08:21:50

BEIJING, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China plans to inaugurate Beijing-Yangon and Chengdu-Kunming-Yangon services on March 30. Yangon, the city for pilgrimage, the "City of Peace" which oozes immense oriental charms, will be within easy reach. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080625/CNW017LOGO At the end of 2013, Air China introduced nonstop services from Beijing to Chiang Mai and Siem Reap, and in 2014, the carrier will continue its "Pilgrimage Tour." For travelers who...

2014-03-12 08:33:46

JUNAN COUNTY, China, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Lorain Corporation (NYSE MKT: ALN) ("American Lorain" or the "Company"), an international processed snack foods, convenience foods, and frozen foods company based in the Shandong Province, China, today announced that its Beijing subsidiary has received two honorary awards from Ministry of Science and Technology and Beijing Science and Technology Committee, respectively. Beijing Lorain was awarded the Beijing Entrepreneurial...

2014-03-12 08:25:31

Six-week program on New Global Art Markets and Connoisseurship to launch Fall 2014 NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its distinctive global programs dedicated to the study of art business and the international art markets, Sotheby's Institute of Art announces a new partnership with Beijing's Tsinghua University, one of China's most prestigious and influential academic institutions. Marking Sotheby's Institute's official expansion into mainland China, this...

2014-03-12 08:21:11

BEIJING, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lentuo International Inc. (NYSE: LAS) ("Lentuo" or the "Company"), a leading non-state-owned automobile retailer headquartered in Beijing, today announced that it has signed a strategic agreement with China Orient Tiantong Capital Management Ltd. ("Orient Tiantong"), a subsidiary of China Orient Asset Management Corporation, a major state-owned financial asset management company. Orient Tiantong's experienced management team will leverage the...

2014-03-11 20:22:41

The Woolmark Company to showcase the growing popularity of Australian Merino wool among Chinese consumers to the Chinese textile industry at CHIC 2014, the 22nd China International Clothing and Accessories Fair in Beijing at the end of March SHANGHAI, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More sophisticated Chinese fashion consumers have driven up demand for Australian Merino Wool in China. Leading Chinese and international textile companies, such as Youngor and Cerrutti 1881, have made...

2014-03-10 08:27:33

BEIJING, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SGOCO Group, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SGOC) ("SGOCO" or the "Company"), a company focused on product design, distribution and brand development in the display market, today announced three management promotions designed to support SGOCO's ongoing business development. The promotions will bring additional expertise, depth and proven talent to the core management team. Mr. Tony Zhong, Mr. Shibin Xie and Mr. Jinfeng Li were promoted to Vice President of...

2014-03-07 08:23:33

BEIJING, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VisionChina Media Inc. ("VisionChina Media" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: VISN), one of China's largest out-of-home digital television advertising networks on mass transportation systems, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 after the U.S. markets close on March 17, 2014. VisionChina Media's management will hold an earnings conference call at 8:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern...

2014-03-06 08:27:35

BEIJING, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jiayuan.com International Ltd. ("Jiayuan") (NASDAQ: DATE), operator of the largest online dating platform in China, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared an annual cash dividend in the amount of US$0.16 per ordinary share or US$0.24 per American Depositary Share ("ADS"), payable to record holders of the Company's ADSs at the close of business on March 26, 2014 (the "Record Date"). Holders of the Company's ADSs, every two ADSs...

2014-03-05 16:25:13

BEIJING, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AirMedia Group Inc. ("AirMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AMCN), a leading operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and the full year ended December 31, 2013. Fourth Quarter 2013 Financial Highlights -- Total revenues decreased by 6.7% year-over-year and increased by 13.8% quarter-over-quarter to US$78.6 million. The...

2014-03-04 04:20:27

BEIJING, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China will commence Beijing-Washington nonstop service on June 10, 2014, making Washington the 7(th) North American destination that Air China serves alongside New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Hawaii and Vancouver. It will expand the carrier's North American schedule and cement its presence in the North American market, offering a new bridge of exchanges between the two capitals of two nations. (Logo:...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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