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2013-05-15 08:33:34

ASEAN's Leading and First-of-Year Industrial Machinery & Subcontracting Exhibition Increases 20% in Exhibition Space BANGKOK, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- INTERMACH, ASEAN's leading industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition prepares to open doors May 16-19 at BITEC, Bangkok Thailand. Now in its 30(th) year, INTERMACH 2013 reaches a record 20% growth in exhibition space with 1,200+ participating manufacturers and distributors of industrial machinery from across 35...

2013-05-15 08:27:40

BANGKOK, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The number one publisher of Thai language-learning materials, Paiboon Publishing, reaches a much wider audience and keeps up with strong market demand by delivering innovative Smartphone and Tablet apps, both for learners of Thai and other Southeast Asian languages. The publisher has also augmented their product offering by being the first publisher to provide private Thai language classes online, via their partner, Thai Language Hut School. Thus...

2013-04-29 23:04:06

Kris Lindahl of Edina Realty will discuss with buyers how they can improve their chances of finding the right assistance program at a seminar later this week. Howard Lake, MN (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 There are a great number of down payment assistance programs available in this real estate market, but with so many to choose from and not much indication of differences among them, buyers can be frustrated. Kris Lindahl of Edina Realty will host a seminar later this week at which he will...

2013-04-25 23:04:13

Stemedica Asia PTE, LTD, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a leading manufacturer of adult allogeneic stem cells and stem cell factors, announced that the Company has entered into a definitive licensing agreement with the Stem Cell and Cancer Institute, a division of PT Kalbe Farma (Kalbe). San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Stemedica Asia PTE, LTD, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a leading manufacturer of adult allogeneic stem...

2013-04-23 08:35:09

CHICAGO, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Malaysia, being one of the most competitive biotechnology hubs in Asia, recently showcased its potential to be the future global hub for the bio-based economy at the annual BIO International Convention 2013 (BIO). The Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation (BiotechCorp) together with Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) led the Malaysian delegation in presenting the endless possibilities within the Malaysian biotech industry that are...

2013-04-22 08:25:30

SINGAPORE, MUMBAI, LONDON and SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) has forged a strategic alliance with Vserv.mobi, a leading global mobile ad network, to monetise Yahoo's premium mobile inventory. This partnership will extend across key markets in Southeast Asia including Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. (Read the announcement)      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120725/546333 ) Commenting on the...

2013-04-22 08:20:52

ASEAN's Leading Industrial Machinery & Subcontracting Exhibition Prepares Southeast Asia for 2015 AEC with Advanced Technology, Products, and Global Business Opportunities BANGKOK, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- INTERMACH, ASEAN's leading industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition will host its largest and most business-enticing event to date for Southeast Asia. Now in its 30(th) year, INTERMACH 2013 reaches a record of 1,200+ participating manufacturers and...

2013-04-21 20:20:01

London, Apr 22, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - The South East Asian markets of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia will see sustained investment in data centers with a forecast 40% increase in capacity by 2015.This new report - the 4th edition - by international consulting firm BroadGroup, evaluates 83 vendors with 187 data centers across South East Asia. It reveals significant change in South East Asia's data center markets. Although the key story is one of continued growth across all...

2013-04-18 08:28:29

Making an appearance for the first time in Southeast Asia, FC Barcelona will battle the Malaysian Tigers this August KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the highly acclaimed FC Barcelona will make its way to the shores of Malaysia as part of the FC Barcelona Asian Tour 2013. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130418/HK97121 ) Organised by B.S.C.S.R.L. DTO. Futbol (M) Sdn Bhd (BSC) and supported by the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia...

2013-04-12 23:03:31

This aligns with Singapore´s current efforts to achieve productivity-led growth, says Singapore company registration consultancy AsiaBiz Services. Singapore (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 Among 144 economies, Singapore ranked second for its effective use of information technology to boost growth and competitiveness. This is according to the recently released “Global Information Technology Report 2013,” published jointly by the World Economic Forum and international business school...


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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