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2014-06-16 08:21:12

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), a company of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering), has adopted stronger brand identity for its operating companies. The implementation of this new brand identity and architecture was completed at the end of May 2014 after a year-long "back-to-basics" review and revamp. The brand review, which started in early 2013, had two objectives: to align its branding to the...

2014-05-15 00:20:56

SINGAPORE, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus and IHS Inc (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, have licensed the API 4 and API 5 coal indexes to Singapore Exchange (SGX) for the listing of derivative products. This will assist the development of risk management products for the regional and global coal markets. The API 4 index assesses the spot market price of coal exported from Richards...

2014-03-06 12:29:29

LONDON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Construction in Singapore - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017 SynopsisThis report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights into Singapore's construction market, including:-- The Singapore construction market's growth prospects by sector, project type and type of construction activity-- Analysis of equipment, material and service costs across each project type...

2014-01-24 08:22:24

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2014-01-07 23:03:54

GIA announces the release of a trend report on Outsourced Semiconductor Assembly and Test (OSAT). Market for OSAT is projected to witness strong growth led by rising adoption of packaging and assembly technologies in electronic and portable devices, and rapid growth in demand in Southeast Asia. San Jose, California (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Semiconductor assembly involves a process of electrically and mechanically connecting a completely-processed circuit...

2013-10-22 23:04:10

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Research and Development Trends of China IC (Integrated Circuit) Packaging and Testing Industry, 2013. London (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Research and Development Trends of China IC (Integrated Circuit) Packaging and Testing Industry, 2013 firstly analyzes the development of the global IC packaging and testing industry, as well as making the comparison against the differences between China’s and other major counties’ related...

2013-10-16 08:20:02

- Biopolis puts Singapore on the scientific world map for biomedical research- Singapore's biomedical sciences strategy achieves Economic, Scientific and Healthcare ImpactSingapore, Oct 16, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore's Biopolis celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. Within a decade, Biopolis has established a reputation as a world-class biomedical research hub and put Singapore on the scientific world map. The Biomedical Sciences (BMS) industry has also...

2012-12-14 18:20:01

R&D raises the competitiveness of the Singapore economy and drives productivity and growthSingapore, Dec 14, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore's gross expenditure on R&D (GERD)[1] recorded a new high of S$7.4 billion in 2011, according to the National Survey of R&D, 2011, produced by the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). It was a 14.8% growth from S$6.5 billion in 2010.The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of GERD from 2002 to 2011 was 9.1%. This reflects...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'