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2014-01-23 23:25:24

Dr. Fiorillo's next training day is scheduled for January 28th, 2014. Women who are interested in participating can receive a discount if they call now and schedule their consultation before the next training day. On January 28th, doctors from across the United States will travel to Pearl River, New York to watch Dr. Fiorillo perform multiple Gummy Bear breast implant surgeries. Pearl River, NY (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Dr. Michael A. Fiorillo is a leading plastic surgeon known...

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...

2009-07-02 08:00:00

HONG KONG, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Fairtheworld.com plans to study and analyze several industrial clusters in the Pearl River Delta (China) in an effort to provide complete e-commerce solutions to these industries with its "matrix" concept. If the pilot succeeds, the experiences derived will establish a milestone for future e-commerce models. Fairtheworld will select several industrial clusters which have international influences in the Pearl River Delta, such as office consumer...

2008-09-03 09:00:21

China's 3rd-largest hydropower station to be fully operating this year NANNING, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- The Longtan hydropower station, China's third-largest, will be fully operating before the end of this year, the proprietor said on Tuesday. The seven sets of generators, with a capacity of 700,000 kw each, will all be put into operation by the end of the year, said Dai Bo, general manager of the Longtan Hydropower Development Company. Five generators have begun operation and two are...

2008-08-25 09:01:07

Flights canceled in S. China as Typhoon Nuri approaches GUANGZHOU, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Eighty-six flights going to south China's coastal Shenzhen City and Hong Kong were canceled as Typhoon Nuri approached, a major carrier said on Friday. In total, 18 flights heading to Hong Kong were canceled after 10 a.m. and 68 flights expected to arrive in Shenzhen after 3 p.m. were also canceled, a China Southern Airline official said. Three flights heading to the coastal city of Zhuhai and...

2008-07-30 21:00:00

By Ginger Schmidt, Picayune Item, Miss. Jul. 30--PICAYUNE -- Picayune was privileged to play host to the first woman to ever win the National Fingerpicking Guitar Championship, Muriel Anderson. Partners for Pearl River County, Greater Picayune Arts Council and Pratt & Whitney, all joined forces to bring the special concert to a local venue last Friday night. While many gathered to have a pre-show dinner, the entertainment began promptly at its scheduled hour. Glade Woods of Partners...

2008-07-15 21:00:18

By Jeremy Pittari, Picayune Item, Miss. Jul. 15--POPLARVILLE -- The first completed Utility Authority project in five counties held a grand opening Monday in Poplarville. Of the five coastal counties participating in the Gulf Region Water and Wastewater plan, Pearl River County is the first to use part of their share of the $641 million designated for water and wastewater projects. "Everyone on that board is an example of what a leader is in making this project happen," said...

2008-06-16 12:00:00

South China's Guangdong Province was facing the threat of serious flooding as two swollen rivers converged in the Pearl River Delta on Monday [16 June], resulting in a flood equivalent to a worst in 50 years. The runoff in Xijiang River was 46,800 cubic meters per second and in Beijiang River 15,200 cubic meters per second before they met each other in Foshan City, according to the Guangdong provincial headquarters of flood control and drought relief, which said this was far higher than...

2006-05-17 00:43:48

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has admitted that measures to tackle "serious" water pollution in the southern booming province of Guangdong are not working, state media reported on Wednesday. Water quality in both coastal waters and inland estuaries remained poor, the China Daily said, citing Chinese experts. The drainage of land pollutants to the sea was a key reason for the poor sea quality and poor ecological environment, the China Daily quoted Zhong Jianqiang, an environmental...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.