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2012-10-02 18:22:25

SINGAPORE, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Existing regulations in the construction industry have shaped the landscape of the fire and safety market in Southeast Asia. As countries across the region make amendments to these policies to address the safety and sustainability concerns in building construction, the fire and safety market is set to grow exponentially. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.buildingtechnologies.frost.com), Southeast Asia Fire and Safety...

2012-10-01 10:20:59

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand new optional Crystal Overland Adventure takes Crystal guests deep into the heart of landlocked Laos during a March 7, 2013 Southeast Asia cruise. The three-night Laos Overland Discovery offers an intimate window into the rich history, secluded culture, and stunning scenery of the former French colony and UNESCO World Heritage site, Luang Prabang, considered the best-preserved city in Southeast Asia. (Photo:...

2012-09-30 23:01:16

A top Minneapolis short sale agent, Kris Lindahl, has been releasing online short sale information to help people get the short sale information they are searching for. Minneapolis, MN. (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 “We still don´t know whether there will be an extension on the 2007 Mortgage Debt Relief Act, which allows for an exemption of collecting taxes on the forgiven amount of debt that naturally occurs during the short sale of a home,” Kris Lindahl, a top Minneapolis...

2012-09-25 22:20:38

SINGAPORE, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Developing countries in Southeast Asia have proposed extensive power development plans till 2015, while the developed countries are in the process of revamping their power infrastructure. Following a rise in the demand for electricity from the commercial, domestic and industrial sectors, a spate of power generation projects, T&D development, and industrial projects are driving the power and distribution transformers market. New analysis from...

2012-09-25 22:20:24

WUXI, China, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), the world's largest producer of solar panels, announced that South East Asia's largest silicon photovoltaic power plant, a 44-megawatt project called 'Sunny Bangchak', achieved grid connection on September 4, 2012. The project, located in Bang Pa-In, Ayutthaya, forty kilometers outside Bangkok, Thailand, is owned by Bangchak Public Petroleum Co., Ltd (BCP), utilizes Suntech's high performance solar...

2012-09-25 06:23:56

SINGAPORE, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan today honored exemplary corporations within the Automotive, Healthcare, Industrial Technologies, Logistics and Information & Communication Technologies industries in the region at the 2012 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards, held at the Shangri La Hotel, Singapore. The Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards recognizes companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating...

2012-09-23 22:21:29

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The smart metering market in Southeast Asia will reach $6.9 billion by 2022, according to a new study released today by Northeast Group, LLC. The study Southeast Asia Smart Grid: Market Forecast (2012-2022) forecasts the growth of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), or smart metering, in eight Southeast Asian countries over the next decade. It also provides details on additional smart grid projects taking place in the region. The majority of...

2012-09-19 23:03:31

Kris Lindahl has multiple videos that explain the way different banks handle the short sale process to help people determine if a short sale is their best option. Excelsior, MN (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 The top Excelsior Short Sale Agent Kris Lindahl, has been producing and releasing a variety of videos that explain the differences in the real estate short sale process with different financial institutions. “I had to find a way to reach as many people as possible with the short sale...

2012-09-17 02:24:07

HONG KONG, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), one of Asia's largest vertically integrated independent entertainment companies, announced today that it has expanded its content distribution business with Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, to cover all of East Asia. In addition to representing Lionsgate exclusively in Greater China and Southeast Asia, CTE will now be distributing all Lionsgate television content as well as Lionsgate's...

2012-09-16 23:03:13

The Wells Fargo Short Sale Process video, that a top Deephaven Short Sale Agent Kris Lindahl produced, provides valuable information for people that need Wells Fargo to handle a short sale. Deephaven, MN. (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 Kris Lindahl, a top Deephaven short sale agent says, “Unlike many people that are trying to make money on every aspect of the current real estate situation, I am trying to help people get their short sale questions answered so they can determine if a short...


Latest Southeast Asia Reference Libraries

Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon, Nomascus leucogenys
2014-04-17 15:32:09

The Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) is a species of gibbon that is native to South East Asia. It is closely related to the Southern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus siki) with which it was formerly thought to be conspecific. The females of the two species are virtually impossible to tell apart in their appearance. The genome of this species was sequenced and published in the year 2011. A considerable population of 455 critically endangered Northern White-Cheeked...

Agile Gibbon, Hylobates agilis
2014-04-17 15:21:14

The Agile Gibbon (Hylobates agilis), known also as the Black-Handed Gibbon, is an Old World primate belonging to the gibbon family. It can be found in Indonesia on the island of Sumatra, Malaysia, and southern Thailand. The species is classified as endangered on the IUCN Red List because of destruction of habitat and the pet trade. The species is usually though to have subspecies, but some experts recognize a mountain form and a lowland form; the Mountain Agile Gibbon (Hylobates agilis...

Nycticebus kayan
2014-04-16 11:34:17

Nycticebus kayan is a species of slow loris and a primate that can be found in northern and central areas of Borneo. Its range extends into East Kalimantan and Malaysia. This species prefers to reside in highland areas and it was named after a river that extends through its range known as the Kayan River. It was once classified with the Bornean slow loris, but studies conducted in 2013, focusing on physical differences, showed that it should be classified as a distinct species. Nycticebus...

Pagai Island Macaque, Macaca pagensis
2014-04-14 12:26:36

The Pagai Island Macaque (Macaca pagensis), known also as the Pagai Macaque or Bokkoi, is an Old World monkey that is native to the Mentawai Islands off of the west coast of Sumatra. It is classified as Critically Endangered under the IUCN Red List because of its ever-shrinking habitat. It previously included the overall darker M. siberu as a subspecies, but this agreement is polyphyletic, leading to the two being classified as a separate species. Both were previously thought to be subspecies...

Aswang
2014-01-20 10:15:00

The aswang is a creature from Philippine folklore and is featured in many myths and stories of that culture. Other names for the aswang are, tik-tik, wak-wak, bal-bal, and sok-sok. It was also the most feared of the mythical creatures dating back to the sixteenth century. The aswang is described as a combination of a vampire and a werewolf with bloodshot eyes. However, no definite characteristic can be established with the variety of stories and descriptions reported, but there are some...

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