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2014-07-07 12:20:48

BEIJING, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel's state visit to China, Song Zhiyong, President & Executive Director of Air China Limited and Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, signed a memorandum of understanding in Beijing to expand the scope of the strategic partnership between their companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080625/CNW017LOGO Song Zhiyong, President & Executive Director...

2014-07-07 00:20:21

Agreement with Beijing government helps transform approaches to air quality management BEIJING, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced that it is deploying the full force of its researchers in laboratories around the world in a 10-year initiative to support China in transforming its national energy systems and protecting the health of citizens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140704/124519 Dubbed "Green Horizon", the project sets out to leap beyond current...

2014-07-03 08:25:21

BEIJING and DALLAS, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile Inc. ("NQ Mobile" or the "Company") (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced certain changes to its Board of Directors and provided a status update on its 2013 annual audit. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121224/CN34262LOGO Two new independent Directors, Messrs. Max Yao and Justin Chen, have been appointed to the Board and the Audit Committee, effective July 6, 2014. Mr. Max...

2014-06-26 08:32:46

BEIJING, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (Zhongtianxin), has won two contracts to provide SVAC-compliant video surveillance products and systems for traffic control in Taiyuan City, aggregated to USD 14.21 million approximately. Zhongtianxin is a 51%...

2014-06-25 23:04:46

500 Additional Render Farm Management Software Licenses to be Used on “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” and Other Blockbuster Films Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 PipelineFX, makers of Qube!, the leading render farm management software for digital media creation, announced today that Beijing VFX firm Base Fx has ordered 500 additional licenses to supplement their growing feature film queue. After recently wrapping 350 shots on “Captain...

2014-06-24 12:24:17

HANGZHOU, China, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 22th, the 38th World Heritage Conference was held in Doha, Qatar, and the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal was inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List. On June 24th, the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal City Tourism Promotion Alliance comprising of 18 cities along the Grand Canal was established in Hangzhou. Representatives from China National Tourism Administration, Zhejiang Tourism Bureau and Hangzhou Municipal Government...

2014-06-23 16:21:38

BEIJING, June 23, 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 will report its first quarter 2014 financial results on Friday, June 27, 2014, before the open of U.S. markets. Lentuo's management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on June 27, 2014 (8:00 p.m. Beijing time on the same day). The dial-in...

2014-06-20 16:20:42

Nonstop Service Begins Today June 20, 2014 BOSTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's Hainan Airlines today launches nonstop service between Boston's Logan Airport and Beijing, representing the first scheduled nonstop flight between New England and Mainland China in history - and with the industry's most advanced airliner - the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140620/119652 In addition, Hainan Airlines has partnered with Boston-based Dav El...

2014-06-20 08:25:11

Mobile-based marketing solution to cover thousands of real estate projects across China BEIJING, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leju Holdings Limited ("Leju" or the "Company") (NYSE: LEJU), a leading online-to-offline ("O2O") real estate services provider in China, announced that on June 28, 2014 it will launch its inaugural "Weixin Home Promotion," a month-long event in cooperation with Tencent Holdings Limited's (HKG: 0700) Weixin, a leading mobile social communication platform...

2014-06-18 08:25:28

A week-long celebration of design and a conversation series to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of Sister Cities Relations between Washington D.C. and Beijing, China WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 'Design@+' was produced in collaboration with the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, State-owned Cultural Assets Supervision and Administration Office of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality, Yiyuan Society, China International Design Industry...


Word of the Day
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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