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MANILA, Philippines, Aug.
SINGAPORE, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey, the global advertising network of Grey Group, today announced that it has agreed to a majority-stake acquisition in Campaigns & Grey, one of the Philippines' leading communications companies.
Tropical Storm Nock-ten, formerly tropical depression 10W continues raining on the Philippines, and a NASA satellite image shows the extent of the storm's clouds.
International team's discovery in Philippines showcases biodiversity, evolutionary wonders.
ABS-CBNâ€™s Starry Starry Store brings current top Filipino film to 10 U.S.
CANNES, France and NEW YORK, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Justine Ferrer and Angeline Go of Del Monte PANA in the Philippines won the Gold Lion for the second annual Young Marketers Competition at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity.
Scientists find additional evidence that the Philippines is one of the most species-rich places on the planet; provide recommendations for conservation.
A group of American and Filipino biologists have discovered seven previously unknown species of mammals in the Philippines, increasing the number of native mammals known from Luzon Island (excluding bats) from 42 to 49 (17 percent).
SHANGHAI, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Precision Steel, Inc.
HONG KONG, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chatter Box Call Center Ltd.
The carabao (Bubalus bubalis carabanesis) is a subspecies of the domesticated water buffalo. It is also known as kalabaw in the Filipino language and the kerbau in the Malay language. It is native to Guam, Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia, and some areas of Southeast Asia. It is often associated with farmers because it is skilled in pulling plows and carts, allowing farmers to grow and transport crops easily. In some areas, it is killed for its meat and hide, and in other areas, it...
The Indomalaya ecozone is one of Earth's eight ecosystems. It covers most of South and Southeast Asia and parts of East Asia. This area was originally known as the Oriental Region by most scientists (especially biogeographers). Indomalaya extends from Afghanistan to Pakistan through the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia to southern China, and through Indonesia toward Java, Bali, and Borneo. Indomalaya borders Australasia to the east and both are separated by the Wallace Line. Indomalaya...
The Fishing Spider (Thalassius albocinctus) is a species of arachnid found in tropical Asia from India to the Philippines. It gets its name from the habit it has of catching small fish. It is found near water. This spider is easily identifiable by the presence of a black, glossy, broad band and white lateral band that runs along the cephalothorax (conjoined head and thorax) and abdomen. It has long yellow-brown legs. Photo Copyright and Credit
The Handsome Sunbird (Aethopyga bella), is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain habitat. Photo Copyright and Credit
The Barred Buttonquail or Common Bustard-Quail (Turnix suscitator), is one of a small family of birds which resemble, but are unrelated to, true quails. This species is resident from India across tropical Asia to south China, Indonesia and the Philippines. In India it is widespread and is found up to 8200 feet in elevation in the Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Indonesia and most of Southeast Asia and the Philippines. This typical little quail is rufous-brown above, rusty and...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.