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2013-10-25 23:03:32

Kicks Off "Hu’s Hoo & The Zoo" Children’s Book and CD Holiday Giveaway Promotion Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 In conjunction with the launch of their ETY∙Kids Safe Listening Earphones in new colors, Etymotic Research, makers of high-fidelity personal audio products and a family of hearing health products, has announced the signing of Hu the Owl, lead singer and songwriter of animal band Hu’s Hoo & The Zoo,” as an artist endorser. Under the...

Philips Brings More Functionality To Its Hue Light Bulb
2013-05-15 14:01:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Philips´ intelligent LED light bulb named Hue has just been given an update. Now, Hue users can tie their bulbs to the IFTTT (If This Then That) service which turns a user´s Internet service into an actionable equation. The new Hue update also adds geofencing support, programmable alarms and timers, turning the LED bulb into just as much a notification system as it as a source of light. This update comes a little more...

2011-01-20 06:00:00

XIANYANG, China, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: BSPM) ("Biostar" or "the Company"), Xianyang-based manufacturer of a leading over-the-counter Hepatitis B medicine, Xin Aoxing Oleanolic Acid Capsules ("Xin Aoxing Capsules"), and a variety of pharmaceutical products, today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Ronghua Wang, is a Chinese Entrepreneur Representative on Chinese President Hu Jintao's delegation during...

2011-01-18 12:34:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Epoch Times has discovered that the Chinese Embassy is paying large groups of Chinese students and members of community organizations with close ties to the Chinese Communist Party to welcome Hu Jintao to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Embassy uses these groups as part of a larger effort to influence Western society. Read the beginning of The Epoch Times article below; get the complete story at this link:...

2008-10-06 09:00:39

Guinean PM meets Chinese President Hu's special envoy In the CONAKRY story headlined "Guinean PM meets Chinese President Hu's special envoy," Please read the last paragraph...Guinea's Minister of Mines and Geology Lounceng Nabe...instead of...Guinea's Minister of Mines and Geology Ahmed Kante (corrects name). A corrected copy follows: CONAKRY, Oct. 3 (Xinhua) -- Guinean Prime Minister Ahmed Tidiane Souar met here Friday with the special envoy of Chinese president Hu Jintao following...

2006-04-13 03:18:37

By Chris Buckley BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Hu Jintao must perform before a U.S. audience increasingly restive about China's growing strength when he visits there next week on a trip crafted to reassure, not confront. President George W. Bush has said trade grievances will dominate when the two leaders meet in Washington on April 20. These include widespread Chinese bootlegging of American goods, yuan exchange rate controls which many in Washington say keep Chinese...

2006-04-11 16:56:57

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A delegation of Chinese business executives are signing a total of 107 contracts totaling $16.2 billion with U.S. companies ahead of Chinese President Hu Jintao's visit to the United States later this month, a top Chinese official said on Tuesday. Those deals include one to buy 80 Boeing 737 aircraft that will be signed on Tuesday, visiting Chinese Vice Premier Wu Yi told reporters.

2006-03-31 08:15:15

By Lindsay Beck and Chris Buckley BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Hu Jintao offered to ease tensions with Japan when he met a retired Japanese leader on Friday, but said Japan's current prime minister must stop visiting a shrine honouring war criminals. Hu told former Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto that "developing friendly and cooperative neighbourly relations between China and Japan is in the two countries' fundamental interests," according to a news broadcast on...

2005-09-03 12:35:21

By Caren Bohan and Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A visit by Chinese President Hu Jintao to the White House has been postponed because of Hurricane Katrina, the White House said on Saturday. Thousands of Americans are feared dead in the Gulf Coast region where Katrina struck and tens of thousands are stranded, many with inadequate food and supplies. Bush has pledged to fix a much-criticized federal relief effort. "Both presidents agreed that, in the present...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.