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2014-09-30 16:21:13

Strong Potential with Market Revenue Expected to Grow Fivefold by 2020 LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite being the largest automotive market in the world, the ADAS market is in its nascent stage in China with most major ADAS technologies attracting less than 10% penetration rates in the market. However, the future looks positive with clear market potential with the regional ADAS market expected to grow six fold in revenue by 2020. Vehicle safety and driver comfort are...

2014-09-30 12:22:03

MACAU, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After three years spent earning its stripes, the 4th China (Macau) International Automobile Exposition ("the 4th Macau Auto Show") is drawing international attention as it becomes a platform through which vehicles designed and manufactured in China by the country's homegrown carmakers tap global markets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/148885 The exhibition will be co-hosted by China National Machinery Industry Corporation, Nam...

2014-09-30 08:39:11

- Company Provides Update on Monthly Spectrum Analysis Audits - BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumei International Holding Limited (NYSE: JMEI) ("Jumei" or the "Company"), China's leading online retailer of beauty products, today welcomed 18 popular cosmetics brands to the Authentic Beauty Product Alliance ("ABPA"), among which include DHC Corporation, Dr. Wu, Olay, and OSM. As of September 30, 2014 the ABPA had 102 members, up from 84 members as of July 30, 2014. DHC...

2014-09-30 08:31:56

SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device R&D services company with operations in China and the United States, today announced the appointment of William Robert Keller as an independent director on the Board of Directors. He will serve on the Strategy Committee. Mr. Keller was the general manager of Roche China Ltd. and Shanghai Roche Pharmaceutical Ltd. from 1994 to 2003, and...

2014-09-30 08:30:52

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International, Inc. ("Chindex" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CHDX) today announced the completion of its acquisition by Healthy Harmony Holdings, L.P. ("Healthy Harmony") for $24.00 per share in cash. Healthy Harmony is an affiliate of TPG, Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical (Group) Co., Ltd. ("Fosun") and Ms. Roberta Lipson, the CEO of the Company. The previously announced merger agreement was adopted by Chindex's stockholders at a...

2014-09-30 08:30:41

MUMBAI, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's regulatory framework for in-vitro diagnostic reagents is undergoing earthshaking changes. The country's new leaders have recognized that the regulations for supervision and administration of in-vitro diagnostic reagents are far from perfect along with rapid population growth and thriving economy over the past 30 years. Chinese state council issued the latest "Regulations for the Supervision and Administration of Medical...

2014-09-30 08:24:14

Bolsters Air Pollution Control Business In China CINCINNATI, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a leading global environmental technology company focused on critical solutions in the air pollution control (APC), energy and fluid handling and filtration segments, today announced that it has acquired SAT Technology, Inc (SAT), a leading provider of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) abatement solutions for the Chinese air pollution control market....

2014-09-30 04:23:48

BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science and Technology Co. Ltd. ("Zhongtianxin"), has reached an Agreement on Project Financing and Strategic Cooperation with CITIC Bank Taiyuan Branch, including a revolving credit line up to RMB400 million, or $65 million...

2014-09-30 04:23:43

BEIJING, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, today announced that its joint venture, Shanxi Zhongtianxin Science and Technology Co. Ltd. ("Zhongtianxin"), has won a contract to provide SVAC-compliant video surveillance cameras and system to the Traffic Police Detachment of Taiyuan for RMB76 million, or USD12.4 million approximately. The...

2014-09-30 00:21:08

WEIHAI, China, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to CRI Online, French triathlete Bertrand Billard won the Elite Men's title and Camilla Pedersen from Denmark led the Elite Women's race at the 2014 Weihai ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships held in Weihai, China on September 20-21, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140930/149251 The event brought together the ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships, the China Triathlon Champions Cup and the...


Latest China Reference Libraries

Paektu Mountain
2014-08-28 10:46:25

Paektu Mountain, also known as Baektu Mountain or Changbai Mountain, is an active stratovolcano that is located along the border of China and North Korea. At an elevation of 9,003 feet, it is the tallest peak on the Korean Peninsula and in northeastern China, as well as the tallest peak in the Baekdudaegan and Changbai mountain ranges. The volcano is a popular tourist area for many South Koreans and foreign travelers. Paektu Mountain is a cone shaped volcano that holds a large caldera that...

Chinese White Pine, Pinus armandii
2014-07-14 16:49:23

Chinese White Pine (Pinus armandii) is native to China as well as northern Burma. This pine is known as Mount Hua pine in Chinese. This pine grows at altitudes between 3,281 and 10,830 feet in light sandy to medium soils that is acidic and well-drained as this tree can tolerate drought. This tree grows to heights of 115 feet with a trunk diameter that measures 3 feet 3 inches. The bark is grayish brown when immature and matures to blackish brown to grayish red brown. The trunk will have...

Chinese Hare, Lepus sinensis
2014-04-25 10:15:41

The Chinese hare (Lepus sinensis) is a species of hare that can be found in Vietnam, China, and Taiwan. Its range includes the Chinese provinces of Anhui, Hunan, and Zhejiang. This species was first described in 1832 by John Edward Gray and was once thought to hold a subspecies known as the Korean hare, but this was later found to be a distinct species. The Chinese hare reaches an average body length between 16 and 30 inches and a weight of up to 4.3 pounds, with females growing...

Maltese Tiger
2013-11-04 11:04:14

The Maltese tiger, also called the blue tiger, is considered to be a tiger with a morphed coloration. It is claimed to inhabit the region of Fujian Province, China. Sightings of Maltese tigers in Korea and Burma have also been reported. The term Maltese derives from a domestic cat that has slate grey fur. Cats of this coloration are abundant in Malta, therefore, this variation of tiger has acquired its name. In support of the blue tiger principle, many breeds of felines have this...

Masson's Pine, Pinus massoniana
2013-10-08 09:49:10

Masson's pine (Pinus massoniana) also known as the Chinese red pine and horsetail pine is native to central and southern China from the plains to the mountains. Masson's pine grows at sea level up to 4,921 feet but occasionally as high as 6,562 feet. This pine grows best in high light and high humidity in well-drained soil. This pine grows on busy hills, growing fast in the early stages, slowing down as it ages. This pine species is an evergreen and grows to heights of 82-147 feet. The...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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