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2014-06-30 08:35:40

BEIJING, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vimicro International Corporation (NASDAQ: VIMC) ("Vimicro" or the "Company"), a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider, today announced

2010-04-19 08:00:00

SHANGHAI, April 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's exported amount of photovoltaic products was equal to USD15.44 billion in 2009, up 147.75% year on year.

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.

2008-11-25 05:56:39

China says it will spend about $17.6 billion for a second rail link to northwestern Xinjiang Uighur, its major coal production region near Tibet. Construction on the passenger rail link project is expected to begin next year, with finances coming from the federal and local governments and other sources, Xinhua reported Tuesday. The rail line will go through Gansu, Qinghai and Xinjiang provinces and will facilitate the transport of agricultural products and coal, relieving congestion on the...

2008-09-11 09:00:48

More babies across China suffer from kidney stones, fake milk powder suspected BEIJING, Sept.

2008-07-28 12:01:00

Int'l symposium on solar energy technology, "South-South Cooperation" opens LANZHOU, July 26 (Xinhua) -- An international symposium on practical solar energy technology and "South-South Cooperation" opened on Saturday in Lanzhou, capital of northwest China's Gansu Province.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.