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2010-06-15 04:31:00

BEIJING, June 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Funtalk China Holdings Limited (the "Company" or "Funtalk China") (Nasdaq: FTLK), a leading China-based retailer and distributor of wireless communications devices, accessories and content, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter ("4Q FY2010") and fiscal year ended March 31, 2010 ("FY2010"). "Funtalk China closed FY2010 with a strong performance and much improved fundamentals across all areas from...

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2010-01-25 13:25:00

Only some bats and toothed whales rely on sophisticated echolocation, in which they emit sonar pulses and process returning echoes, to detect and track down small prey. Now, two new studies in the January 26th issue of Current Biology, a Cell Press publication, show that bats' and whales' remarkable ability and the high-frequency hearing it depends on are shared at a much deeper level than anyone would have anticipated"”all the way down to the molecular level. The discovery represents...

2009-11-25 20:38:00

BEIJING, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China has won awards for "Best Organization" and "Best Booth" at the China International Travel Market (CITM), held in Kunming, China, between the 19th and 22nd of November 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080625/CNW017LOGO ) The CITM is the largest international tourist exhibition in Asia, and it covers an area of 50 square kilometers and consists of 2,148 exhibition booths. Government officers, corporate exhibitors...

2009-11-25 20:28:00

BEIJING, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Between 30th October to 18th November, Air China transported nearly 10,000 pilgrims to the holy meeting site of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. There are nearly 20 million Muslims in China at present and the number of pilgrims visiting Mecca has increased each year. Air China has been transporting pilgrims on charter flights to Mecca for many years. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080625/CNW017LOGO ) Over 30 Air China flights to Mecca...

2009-06-09 08:00:00

KUNMING, China, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 17th Kunming Import & Export Fair and The 2nd South Asian Countries Commodity Fair, which are sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, have drawn the curtain on June 6, 2009, at the Kunming International Convention and Exhibition Center. Meanwhile, GMS Economy Corridor Week was also held by the Ministry of Commerce, People's Government of Yunnan Province, Asian Development Bank. Holding so many events...

2009-03-04 06:30:00

KUNMING, China, March 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Shenghuo Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: KUN) ("China Shenghuo" or the "Company"), today announced the expansion of its senior management team to better align with the Company's business outlook, to optimize operations, and increase efficiencies across the organization. The Company expanded the number of senior management personnel from 5 to 9 in preparation for the anticipated growth in its sales and...

2009-02-17 15:32:00

KUNMING, China, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Shenghuo Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: KUN) ("China Shenghuo" or the "Company"), today announced that on February 10, 2009, it received a deficiency letter from the NYSE Alternext US LLC ("NYSE Alternext US" or the "Exchange") stating that the Company was not in compliance with Section 704 of the Exchange's continued listing standards due to the Company's failure to hold an annual meeting of stockholders in...

2009-02-17 07:30:00

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. ("China Security" or "CSST" or the "Company") (NYSE: CSR; Nasdaq Dubai: CSR), a leading provider of digital surveillance technology in the PRC, today announced that the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ("ICBC") - the biggest corporate bank in China with over 2.7 million corporate customers - has approved the Company's application for accounts receivable factoring service for the...

2008-12-09 07:30:00

KUNMING, China, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Shenghuo Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: KUN) ("China Shenghuo" or the "Company"), today announced that the Company is expanding its herbal-based "12 Ways" cosmetics products into additional Watsons Personal Stores in strategic markets in Mainland China. The Company has already launched its "12 Ways" brand of cosmetics products to eleven stores of the Watsons Your Personal Store ("Watsons Stores") in seven...

2008-12-06 13:10:08

A Chinese music copyright holder says it's not true his group will ask funeral parlors for royalties when they play classic dirges at services. Liu Ping, legal department director for the Music Copyright Society of China, told the state-run Chinese news agency Xinhua that reports his group will demand royalties from undertakers who play the traditional Aiyue dirge at funerals are inaccurate. The Beijing News reported Saturday that the MCSC would use Nanjing as a test market for the alleged...


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Asian Badger, Meles leucurus
2013-01-01 11:07:20

The Asian badger or sand badger (Meles leucurus) is native to The Korean Peninsula, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Its range includes Mongolia and the Urals in the southeast portion of Russia. It prefers a habitat within open woodlands with deciduous vegetation next to pastures, but it will reside in steppe lands, scrublands, coniferous forests, and mixed woodlands. This badger species can be found at an elevation of up to 13,000 feet and is separated from the European badger by the Volga...

Crab-eating Mongoose, Herpestes urva
2012-11-16 13:32:25

The crab-eating mongoose (Herpestes urva) is a mammal that can be found in east and Southeast Asia. Its range includes southern China, Nepal, Myanmar, and northeastern India, as well as areas Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Vietnam in Southeast Asia. This species is active mainly at night, spending a good percentage of their time in water or near water and other moist areas. It is slender in appearance, with a short tail and hairy feet. Its fur is typically grey on the upper side and lighter on...

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2008-05-27 16:29:53

The Kunming Dog is a wolf-dog hybrid which was bred in the 1950s as a military dog in Kunming, Yunnan. The breed was developed from a pool of wolfdogs, civil dogs and shepherd dogs. The bred was officially recognized in China in 1988 and is now widely used by the Chinese police and military. The Kunming Dog has also been known as a good watchdog and guard dog. The breed appears similar to the German Shepherd, but it is taller and has a shorter coat. The Kunming Dog stands 25 to 27 inches...

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  • Boughs or branches.
  • Warbling of birds in trees.
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