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2014-02-27 00:23:30

CHENGDU, China, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is western China only capable of undertaking labor-intensive manufacturing from southern and eastern Chinese cities? With China's growth slowing, will the global investment to the inland west shrink? During the upcoming CPC and CPPCC sessions, Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province in southwestern China answers these questions. On Feb. 27, Chengdu Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone (Chengdu Hi-tech Zone) and Singapore-Sichuan Hi-tech...

2014-02-25 14:25:38

Recovering from natural disasters usually means rebuilding infrastructure and reassembling human lives.  Yet ecologically sensitive areas need to heal, too, and scientists are pioneering new methods to assess nature’s recovery and guide human intervention. The epicenter of China’s devastating Wenchuan earthquake in 2008 was in the Wolong Nature Reserve, a globally important valuable biodiversity hotspot and home to the beloved and endangered giant pandas. Not only did the quake...

2014-02-20 12:30:20

DUBLIN, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gpfnlw/glyphsoate_china) has announced the addition of the "Glyphsoate China Monthly Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gpfnlw/glyphsoate_china ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) China's glyphosate and PMIDA manufacturers are still facing the pressure of compliance with the...

2014-02-18 12:22:18

JIUZHAI VALLEY, Sichuan Province, China, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ninth (2014) China Jiuzhaigou International Ice Fall Tourism Festival recently took place. Throughout the winter, Jiuzhai Valley rolled out various tourism packages and special offers to Jiuzhai Valley's visitors as well as staged a series of events. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-01-17 00:21:41

CHENGDU, China, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just two weeks into the new year, new and interesting developments have already taken place within the exhibition and convention sector in Chengdu, the capital of China's Sichuan province. In line with the sector's stated strategy of "marketization, specialization, internationalization, brand-building and standardization", the city's exhibition and convention industry is, step by step, delivering on its promise to boost the economic...

2013-12-06 23:19:38

Guardtime and Sichuan CA work together to provide KSI™ based real-time validation of data integrity and ensure an independent audit trail for eGovernment services in Sichuan province in China. Beijing (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Chengdu | Sichuan CA, the Certificate Authority for the province of Sichuan in the People’s Republic of China, has teamed up with Guardtime, the leading provider of Keyless Signature Infrastructure (KSI™) based solutions for information assurance, to provide...

2013-11-20 23:04:51

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Investment Opportunity and Development Prospect of China Liquor Industry, 2013. London (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Since 2003, China’s liquor industry has showed the trend of rapid development and the market demand has continuously risen. In 2012, the liquor industry achieved the sales revenue of CNY 446.625 billion, rising 19.21% year-on-year and achieved the total profit of CNY 81.856 billion, rising 48.52% year-on-year....


Latest Sichuan Reference Libraries

Giant Panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca
2012-10-29 16:02:45

The giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), also known as the panda, is a species of bear that is native to southwestern and central western areas of China. Its range includes mountain ranges located primarily in Sichuan province, but pandas can also be found in the Gansu and Shaanxi provinces. It once preferred a habitat within lowland areas, but human encroachment has driven the giant panda into small areas, which contain forested habitats. There are two recognized subspecies of the giant...

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2009-09-29 14:56:36

Gigantspinosaurus, meaning "giant spined lizard", is a genus of stegosaur dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period. It was found in the Upper Shaximiao Formation of Zigong, Sichuan, China. It is known from a partial skeleton missing most of the skull, hind feet, and tail. The type species, G. sichuanensis, was described in 1992. It was known as Nomen nudum until 2006. This dinosaur had a unique appearance. It had small dorsal plates and large shoulder spikes (or spines). The spines were...

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2009-06-17 12:33:16

The Chinese Prickly Ash or Flatspine Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum simulans) is a species of flowering plant native to eastern China and Taiwan. It is one of several plants of Zanthoxylum from which Sichuan Pepper is produced. It is a small spreading tree that grows to 23 feet tall. Its leaves are 2.75 to 5 inches long and pinnate (having parts of a leaf arranged on both sides of the stem). Each leaf has 7 - 11 small leaflets that are each 1.25 to 2 inches long. There are numerous spines on the...

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Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'