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2010-09-14 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

2010-08-12 21:14:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Aviation Capital ('HKAC'), a leading investor in global aviation finance, announced today that Rick Macker has been appointed Head of Capital Markets. Rick commenced his employment with HKAC this week and is based in the company's London office.

2010-08-02 04:30:00

MACAU, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM Grand Paradise, S.A. (the "Company"), the owner of the MGM MACAU resort, announced today that it has entered into a new senior secured credit facility in the amount of HKD7.41 billion (US$950 million).

2010-06-22 12:30:00

Scientists say that as Hong Kong steams into summer, millions of air conditioners kick in to cool the sweltering city, ensuring that the future will be even hotter.

2010-04-28 08:22:00

BEIJING, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL" or "the Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, today announced that it will release unaudited financial results for the second quarter 2010 before the US market open on Monday, May 17, 2010.

2010-04-20 07:48:00

HONG KONG, April 20 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Galaxy Entertainment Group ("GEG" or "the Group") (HKSE stock code: 027) today reported record results for the three and twelve month periods ending 31 December 2009. 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Highlights GEG: -- Fifth consecutive quarter of EBITDA growth -- Full Year Group EBITDA of $1.12 billion more than doubled the previous year -- Fourth Quarter Group EBITDA of $334 million up 20% quarter on quarter...

2010-03-30 07:00:00

PALM BEACH, FL, March 30 /PRNewswire/ - Euro-American luxury yacht builder Tricon Marine has been selected by the Chinese government to join a high-level delegation presenting to local businessmen and women in Boston.

2010-03-29 09:00:00

HONG KONG, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Pingar, the New Zealand-tech company that has developed the next generation 'intelligent' search engine, announced today in Hong Kong that it is creating a Chinese-language version of the Pingar search platform. Pingar also unveiled plans to open an office in Silicon Valley, CA, in the second half of 2010.

2010-03-08 16:00:00

HONG KONG and SYDNEY, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Aviation Company ("HKAC"), a leading investor in global aviation finance, announced today that Mathis Shinnick has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr.

2010-01-20 15:46:00

The Heritage Foundation Releases 2010 Index of Economic Freedom WASHINGTON, Jan.

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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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