Quantcast

Latest Beijing Stories

2014-03-27 08:29:16

Garvey Schubert Barer is a full-service law firm with offices in Seattle, Portland, Anchorage, Washington, D.C., New York and Beijing SEATTLE, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xanthus Communications has announced the addition of the top full-service law firm Garvey Schubert Barer to its client list. Garvey Schubert Barer represents established market leaders, newly launched enterprises and governmental entities, nationally and internationally with a special focus on the Pacific Rim....

2014-03-24 08:24:03

Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman co-chaired global meeting of business leaders, academics and government officials in Beijing BEIJING, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman served as the co-chair of the 2014 China Development Forum (CDF) along with Li Wei, Minister of Development Research Center of the State Council of China. The event was held in Beijing on March 22-24. Since the CDF started fifteen years ago,...

2014-03-23 12:20:08

Sinopec recorded steady growth in 2013 with dividend payout ratio as high as 42.1% BEIJING, March 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec" or "the Company") (HKEX?386?CH?600028?NYSE: SNP) today announced its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20140321/0861309266) Financial Highlights: -- In accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), in 2013, the Company's...

2014-03-22 23:02:12

Swire Hotels, including The Opposite House and EAST, Beijing; The Upper House and EAST, Hong Kong will participate in Earth Hour 2014 at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014. Earth Hour is a global event created by the people for the planet, yet the commitment made is intended to extend beyond one hour. Hong Kong, China (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 Swire Hotels, including The Opposite House and EAST, Beijing; The Upper House and EAST, Hong Kong will participate in Earth Hour 2014 at 8:30 p.m....

2014-03-21 08:21:20

JIASHAN, China, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd. (www.renesola.com) ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, as previously announced, will report its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013 before the U.S. markets open on Monday, March 24, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080506/cntu030 ReneSola's management will host an earnings...

2014-03-19 12:21:41

-- Deer Jet, Golden Meditech and Shenzhen CSOS Assistance Jointly Launch Deer Jet Medical Co. Ltd. BEIJING, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a grand opening ceremony in Beijing today, Deer Jet Co.Ltd. under HNA Group, Golden Meditech and China SOS International (CSOS) inked a strategic agreement on China's air medical service as the debut of the nation's largest air ambulance provider, Deer Jet Medical. Zhang Ling, Chairman of HNA Tourism, Gan Yuan, Chairman of Golden Meditech, Xu...

2014-03-18 23:24:18

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “China Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) System Industry Report, 2013 ” to its database. Albany, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Automatic fare collection (AFC) system is widely used in urban rails and high-speed railways. 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...

2014-03-18 12:25:50

BEIJING, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SMiT, a global leading provider of techniques for safe distribution of paid content, announced the successful joint launch of a "merged television system" (hereinafter called "the system") with IQiYi, China's largest online video operator, and TCL, the well-known smart television manufacturer, to integrate a preponderance of internet videos and the interactive watching experience with live high-definition cable programs. The system merges cloud...

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...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
Related