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2014-02-27 00:23:30

CHENGDU, China, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is western China only capable of undertaking labor-intensive manufacturing from southern and eastern Chinese cities? With China's growth slowing, will the global investment to the inland west shrink? During the upcoming CPC and CPPCC sessions, Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province in southwestern China answers these questions. On Feb. 27, Chengdu Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone (Chengdu Hi-tech Zone) and Singapore-Sichuan Hi-tech...

2014-01-27 08:29:15

Company Expects $1.7 Billion of Stock Repurchase and Announces Authorization for New $10 Billion Stock Repurchase Program PEORIA, Ill., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced fourth-quarter 2013 sales and revenues were $14.402 billion, down 10 percent from $16.075 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012. Profit per share in the fourth quarter of 2013 was $1.54, compared with profit per share of $1.04 in the fourth quarter of 2012. Fourth-quarter 2012...

2014-01-07 12:21:42

HOUSTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oiltanking Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OILT) (the "Partnership") today announced an expanded terminal agreement with Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. ("Enterprise") to further increase exports of liquefied petroleum gas ("LPG") at the Partnership's terminal on the Houston Ship Channel. With an expected completion date of year-end 2015, the expanded LPG export terminal will have total loading capacity in excess of 16 million barrels per month of...

China’s Forest Sustainability Packs Global Impact
2013-12-20 15:44:31

Michigan State University As China increases its forests, a Michigan State University (MSU) sustainability scholar proposes a new way to answer the question: if a tree doesn’t fall in China, can you hear it elsewhere in the world? In this week’s journal Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies, MSU’s University Distinguished Professor Jianguo “Jack” Liu dissects the global impact of China’s struggle to preserve and expand its forests even as its cities and population balloon....

2013-12-12 23:20:42

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: China – The Future of HNWIs to 2015: Opportunities for Wealth Managers and Private Banks. London (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Synopsis This report is the result of Wealth Insight’s extensive research covering the HNWI population and Wealth Management industry in China. It provides market size and forecasts of the HNWI population. By leveraging the Wealth Insight HNWI Database, it provides key demographic breakdowns such as city...

2013-11-19 23:28:36

DeepResearchReports.com offers “2013 Deep Research Report on China Cement Market” is the new market research report added to the online library. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Cement industry in China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. China domestic market analysis is provided with a focus on history, developments, trends...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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