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2011-12-15 03:39:00

HONG KONG, Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Brunswick Group, a leading international corporate communications partnership, today announced that Susan Ho has joined Brunswick's Hong Kong office as a Partner. She was formerly Global Head of Brand and Sponsorships for Standard Chartered, and the architect of the bank's new, highly successful brand position, "Here for good", which launched globally in 2010. This was the first such brand campaign launched by the bank in forty years, and...

2011-12-13 13:55:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hong Kong tops the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Financial Development Report 2011 for the first time, up from fourth in 2010. According to the WEF Financial Development Report released today, Hong Kong has overtaken the United States and the United Kingdom to take the top spot with a score of 5.16 on a scale of 1 to 7. The Financial Secretary, John C. Tsang welcomed the WEF's recognition of Hong Kong's rising competitiveness as an...

2011-11-08 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) today announced the opening of its fifth office, to be established in Hong Kong in early 2012. The new Hong Kong office will strategically position EIG to take advantage of opportunities for investments in energy, resources and related infrastructure fueled by demand growth in Asia. "Non-OECD countries are projected to account for 90 percent of the growth in global energy demand by 2035. Some...

2011-09-02 04:00:00

HONG KONG, Sept. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Goodman Group ("Goodman" or "Group"), the integrated property group which owns, develops and manages industrial space, today hosted the topping-out ceremony for Interlink, a landmark warehouse and distribution development in Hong Kong's strategically important Tsing Yi port district. This achieves a significant milestone for the project and sets a new benchmark for the Hong Kong logistics property market. Key features of Interlink:...

2011-07-02 00:00:33

GuideMeHongKong.com anticipates that Hong Kong's inaugural deal with the EFTA will bolster Hong Kong's economy by creating more business opportunities due to increased trade and investment flows. Hong Kong (S.A.R.) (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 Hong Kong and the member states of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) - Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland - have signed a landmark free-trade agreement (FTA) last week. Hong Kong company registration portal,...

2011-06-30 09:00:00

SYDNEY, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Goodman Group (Goodman or Group) is pleased to announce the acquisition by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) of the Group's 50% interest in the Hong Kong Interlink Project. Interlink is a development project currently being undertaken on a 50/50 basis between the Group's Hong Kong Logistics Fund and Goodman. CPPIB has agreed to acquire Goodman's 50% interest in Interlink on a "fixed price" basis for approx. A$274 million (HK$2.26...

2011-06-21 07:30:00

BEIJING, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Care Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: MDCE) - In the Pearl River Delta region of Southern China, construction of a six year, $304 billion plan is underway that will combine nearly one hundred fifty major infrastructure projects (including transportation, water, energy and telecommunications networks) into an economic powerhouse with four times the population of New York City. Earlier this year ground was broken on a high speed rail system that...

2011-03-07 23:59:00

HONG KONG, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- QTRAX (A Division of Brilliant Technologies Corporation) (Pink Sheets: BLLN) announced today that it had launched its unique free and legal music service in Hong Kong. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110308/NY60959LOGO) Lance Ford, President & CMO said, "We are particularly pleased to be launching in Hong Kong. The China region is very important in our plans. Obviously, there is great potential in population numbers but also in the...

2011-01-21 14:05:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Powerhouse, the elite musical ensemble of the John Burroughs High School in Burbank, CA., featured on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" and others - is the largest, youngest contingent of performers to represent the U.S. in Cathay Pacific's annual Chinese New Year Night Parade in Hong Kong on February 3 - but they won't be the only Americans taking part in the festivities. In the wake of LSU's victory over Texas A&M in the Cotton Bowl last week,...

2010-12-09 12:35:01

Business Promise for Hong Kong Companies: HKTDC ReportHong Kong, Dec 9, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - The surge in demand for environmental services in the Pearl River Delta region (PRD) will generate huge business opportunities for Hong Kong companies, according to a research report released by the Hong Kong Development Council (HKTDC) today. One ofthe major initiatives in the Chinese mainland's 12th Five-Year Programme, which will be formalised in 2011, is to step up efforts in environmental...


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Chinese White Dolphin, Sousa chinensis chinensis (known as rare pink dolphins)
2012-05-25 11:45:30

The Chinese white dolphin, otherwise known as the Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin, is a species of humpback dolphin that can be found in the waters of Southeast Asia. When breeding, they will travel to the waters around South Africa to Australia.  There are currently two recognized subspecies of the Chinese white dolphin. The coloring of the Chinese white dolphin can vary due to age and location. When born, calves are actually black, but will change to grey, then pink with white spotting,...

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