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2014-04-27 00:20:12

SANYA, Hainan, China and BEIJING, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit took place in Sanya on 23-25 April 2014 with more than 900 leaders across the tourism sector from 62 countries and regions in attendance. Diamond sponsor HNA was a key participant. HNA Group chairman Chen Feng gave one of the summit's key speeches. HNA Tourism chairman Zhang Ling was also present at the event. With the high quality services of its member...

2014-04-25 08:21:46

SANYA, China, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit, the annual event for tourism organizations worldwide, was held from April 23 to 25, 2014 in Haitang Bay, Sanya, Hainan. To facilitate dialogue among the travel industry's decision makers, the event, themed "Changing world, new perspectives," focused on major issues facing the global tourism industry today. Diamond sponsor Hainan Airlines, a member of HNA Group, was a key...

2014-02-13 08:34:45

BEIJING, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. ("Xinyuan" or "the Company") (NYSE: XIN), a residential real estate developer with a focus on high growth cities in China, today announced that it has recently acquired two land parcels. The first land parcel is located in Tianfu New District, a new economic zone in Chengdu City, the capital city of southwest China's Sichuan province. The land parcel offers a site area of approximately 75,038 square meters. Xinyuan...

2011-06-20 07:10:00

PHOENIX, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pitchblack Games announced today the hire of Sanya Weathers as their Director of Community. Weathers is perhaps best known to the massively multiplayer community for her work on EA Mythic's Dark Age of Camelot. Says Weathers, "The opportunity to direct community for a PVP MMO at a startup couldn't be refused. The team at Pitchblack also shares my ideals when it comes to customer communication and service, and I look forward to seeing what we can build...

2008-06-16 06:00:17

By John Ruwitch and Xie Heng With a tropical climate and unspoiled, palm-fringed beaches, Hainan Island has all the ingredients to become one of the top Asian tourist resorts. But China's Hawaii, as Hainan has been dubbed, only now seems poised to fulfill that ambition as it recovers from an economic slump that had left it lagging behind other parts of China. For years, the 48-story tower that is the tallest building in Hainan Province gathered dust as a half-built skeleton like...

2006-05-17 07:05:00

By Tamora Vidaillet SANYA, China -- It's a toss-up who's going to suffer more from culture shock: the people of Hainan or the beach-mad Britons who have China's southernmost island in their sights. From the summer of 2007, mass tourism British-style will befall an island dubbed the Hawaii of Asia, although, truth be told, it shares little in common with the American surf and sand paradise besides Chinese tourists' love of donning Hawaiian shirts. Hainan's southern beaches are superb, with...


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holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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