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2014-04-10 13:47:22

Maintaining stability in the face of rapid change and growth, and proactively partaking in cooperative global ties in science and technology fields will be key in helping China become an innovation-based economy, according to Denis Simon, vice provost for International Strategic Initiatives at Arizona State University. One of the world's leading experts on science, technology and innovation in China, Simon recently hosted an ASU conference that focused on the evolving role of science and...

2014-03-12 08:25:31

Six-week program on New Global Art Markets and Connoisseurship to launch Fall 2014 NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its distinctive global programs dedicated to the study of art business and the international art markets, Sotheby's Institute of Art announces a new partnership with Beijing's Tsinghua University, one of China's most prestigious and influential academic institutions. Marking Sotheby's Institute's official expansion into mainland China, this...

2014-02-03 08:32:02

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Information Technology, Inc. ("CNIT" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CNIT), a leading provider of integrated cloud-based solutions in digital education, smart family and business, public information release, and other information technology solutions in China, today announced the Company has founded the CNIT Smart City Research Institute (the "Institute"), and established solid and long-term industry-university relations with several top...

2014-01-15 16:24:10

Furthering the future of cell metabolism research in China BILLERICA, Mass., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seahorse Bioscience, the world leader in cellular metabolic analyzers and assay kits for measuring real-time metabolism, has announced a scholarship agreement with Dr. Guan Min-Xin, Ph.D., Dean, College of Life Sciences, and Director, Institute of Genetics at the Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. The scholarship will provide sponsorship to 6 graduate students for...

2013-12-26 08:23:16

BEIJING, Dec. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited ("Concord Medical" or the "Company") (NYSE: CCM), a leading specialty hospital management solution provider and operator of the largest network of radiotherapy and diagnostic imaging centers in China, today announced the results of its 2013 Annual General Meeting ("AGM") which was held on December 21, 2013 in Beijing. At the AGM, shareholders ratified: 1. The appointment of the Independent Auditor Ernst...

2013-11-12 12:23:49

BEIJING, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Deputy Director General Wu Shulin of the GAPPRFT (General State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television of China), Vice President of Peking University Li Yansong, and others gathered at the 2013 Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) to celebrate Bridge21 Publication's English-language release of Peking University and the Origins of Higher Education in China. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131112/LA12584)...

2013-11-01 12:26:52

Governor-General of Canada David Johnston visited Sichuan University CHENGDU, China, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 22, His Excellency David Johnston, Governor-General of Canada, visited Sichuan University. He attended the "Innovation Forum" held by the university, made a keynote speech and had interactive exchanges with scholars from China and Canada and students of the university. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131101/CN07058) The delegation led by Mr....

2013-10-10 08:33:53

In the news release, EdX Open Source Platform Chosen to Power China's New Online Education Portal, issued 10-Oct-2013 by edX over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, second sentence, should read "The massive open online course (MOOC) and blended learning portal will feature courses from leading universities in China." rather than "The massive open online course (MOOC) and blended learning portal will feature courses from member universities led by Tsinghua...

2013-10-10 04:21:22

BEIJING, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A consortium of leading Chinese universities today announced that it has selected edX's open source platform to power China's newest and largest online learning portal, XuetangX. The massive open online course (MOOC) and blended learning portal will feature courses from member universities led by Tsinghua University in Beijing. XuetangX will increase Chinese students' access to quality education using cutting-edge online technology, while...

2013-08-21 12:27:16

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ANV Security Group (OTCBB: ANVS) announces today that it has signed Peking University Shenzhen School of Medicine as a new customer. Peking University Shenzhen School of Medicine operates under Peking University Health Science Center (PUHSC) and is China's leading medical teaching institute. Doctors and medical students will now be able to utilize ANV's Global Intelligent Eye (GIE) platform to remotely observe patients in real-time...