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2014-03-18 08:23:31

Full Year 2013 PV Module Shipments Reached a Historic High of 3.2 GW BAODING, China, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturer, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2012/04/01/20120401160439160364.jpg )...

2014-03-18 08:21:43

BEIJING, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China will inaugurate Shanghai-Munich nonstop service on June 6, 2014, bringing the number of the European cities it serves from Shanghai up to 4, with the other three cities being Frankfurt, Milan and Paris. Currently, Air China operates from Shanghai, Beijing and Chengdu to Europe and is the largest operator of China-European routes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080625/CNW017LOGO The four-times weekly service CA827/8 will be...

2014-03-17 16:25:53

SAN ANTONIO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking the 35th anniversary of the establishment of Sino-US diplomatic relations, Beijing Tourism rocked the NBA court on March 16th at the AT&T center in San Antonio, Texas. A lucky San Antonio Spurs fan will soon be travelling to Beijing, China after winning a free trip courtesy of officials of the Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development, (BMCTD). "I can finally visit Beijing!" said Andrew Gomez who won the "Free Trip to...

2014-03-17 16:20:44

DALLAS, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Automatic fare collection (AFC) system is widely used in urban rails and high-speed railways. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140317/MN84359) By the end of 2013, 19 Chinese cities had put 87 urban rail lines into operation with the operating mileage of 2,539 km, of which 56 lines, 1,788 km (70.42%) and 1,017 operating stations were contributed by top six cities - Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing and Tianjin. In 2014,...

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...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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