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2011-06-10 15:05:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, today announced that effective as of June 6, 2011 its Chairman, Mr. Hong Yu, replaces Mr. Taylor Guo as CEO of Tibet Pharmaceuticals. Taylor Guo leaves Tibet Pharmaceuticals to pursue other interests while Hong Yu, the Chairman of Tibet...

2011-05-31 14:41:00

NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC) today announced that a significant portion of the personal collection of E. Gene Smith -- the world's largest private collection of Tibetan texts -- will be donated to the library at the Southwest University for Nationalities in Chengdu, China. The library will open on June 1, 2011, as part of the university's 60th Anniversary celebration. E. Gene Smith, who died on December 16, 2010, chose to donate nearly...

2011-05-20 07:30:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, today announced the availability of the transcript for its first quarter 2011 earnings conference call, held on May 17th. During the conference call Taylor Guo, Tibet Pharmaceutical's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "With our modern 52,000...

2011-05-16 16:08:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Summary of First Quarter Ended March 31, 2011 Financial Results: Revenue of $8.2 million, an increase of 17% from $7.0 million in Q1 2010 Gross profit of $3.5 million...

2011-05-12 07:30:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, will host a conference call on Tuesday, May 17 at 9:30 am Eastern to discuss its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Tibet's Form 10-Q and corresponding earnings release are expected to be filed on May 16, 2011. "We look...

2011-04-25 07:00:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, today announces the release of a white paper on the traditional Tibetan medicine industry in China, by market analyst Arthur Goldgaber of SmallcapInsights.com. Entitled "Traditional Tibetan Medicine: New Markets for Tibet's Ancient Therapies," the white paper describes the history of traditional Tibetan medicines in...

2011-04-21 07:01:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, today released an online corporate overview video. The in-depth video provides a concise overview of Tibet Pharmaceuticals' specialty medicines and growth opportunity in China's expanding healthcare industry, and is a great resource for both...

2011-04-19 15:25:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, today announced the release of an in-depth initiation report by Patrick Murphy, CFA, principal of fee-based, third-party research firm Murphy Analytics. In his report, Mr. Murphy discusses Tibet Pharmaceuticals, its current portfolio of five...

2011-04-18 06:01:00

SHANGRI-LA COUNTY, China, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tibet Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBET), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of traditional Tibetan medicine in China, announces the availability of an updated online Investor Fact Sheet. "As part of our mission to keep investors informed with the latest developments at the company, we are pleased to release our updated fact sheet," said Taylor Guo, Chief Executive...

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2011-04-07 08:45:54

For many years, most scientists studying Tibet have thought that a very hot and very weak lower and middle crust underlies its plateau, flowing like a fluid. Now, a team of researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) is questioning this long-held belief and proposing that an entirely different mechanism is at play. "The idea that Tibet is more or less floating on a layer of partially molten crust is accepted in the research community. Our research proposes the opposite...


Latest Tibet Reference Libraries

Tibetan Pony
2014-05-27 11:13:01

The Tibetan Pony is a breed of pony native to Tibet, once believed to be bred from ancient Mongolian stock and other Chinese breeds. Horses have been kept by wealthy locals and farmers in Tibet, as well as by the Dalai Lama and other religious figures. Some Tibetan ponies were gifts to Chinese Emperors during the Ming and Tang dynasties. They were also traded for tea from the southern Sichuan province into the late 1950s. The route traveled for this trade activity was a route between Lhasa...

Tibetan Antelope, Pantholops hodgsonii
2012-10-04 16:07:51

The Tibetan antelope (Pantholops hodgsonii), also known as the chiru, is native to the Tibetan Plateau. Its range is nearly completely restricted to China, including Xinjiang, Tibet, and Qinghai, with a few populations occurring in Ladakh, India. This species prefers a habitat on flatlands with open areas and little vegetation. The Tibetan antelope is the sole member of its genus and holds no subspecies. Its genus name, Pantholops, means “all antelope” in Latin. There is one extinct...

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2008-05-27 16:58:34

The Lhasa Apso is a hunting breed from Tibet originally bred to guard monasteries. The breed often barked a warning to its master until the master came to check on the intruder. The breed generally stands 10 to 11 inches tall and weighs 12 to 14 pounds. The breed should have muscular legs and a tail which is carried in a tight screw over the back. The Lhasa Apso has medium sized dark brown eyes and a black nose. Its coat is double layered. The coat can be nearly any color and is generally...

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2007-08-23 03:17:19

The Onager (Equus hemionus), is a large mammal belonging to the horse family. It is native to the deserts of Syria, Iran, Pakistan, India, Israel, and Tibet. It is sometimes referred to as the half ass or Asian Wild Ass. There are six subspecies recognized, of which one is extinct and two endangered. Their range has contracted greatly under pressures of hunting and habitat loss. Onagers are a little larger than donkeys at about 640 pounds and 6.8 feet lengthwise. They are short-legged...

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2007-01-01 15:43:55

The Tibetan Macaque (Macaca thibetana), also known as Milne-Edwards' Macaque, is found in China, Tibet and Vietnam. This species lives in subtropical forests (mixed deciduous to evergreen) at altitude that range from 2,625 to 6,562 feet (800 to 2000 m). The Tibetan Macaque has a long dense brown fur with whiskers but a hairless face. The infants have silver and black fur that changes to its adult color at the age of two. Its diet consists mostly of fruit. It will also consume seeds, leaves,...

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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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