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2014-09-22 08:20:33

BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lentuo International Inc. (NYSE: LAS, "Lentuo" or the "Company"), a leading non-state-owned automobile retailer headquartered in Beijing, today announced that it will report its second quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, September 29, 2014, before the opening of the U.S. markets. Lentuo's management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Monday, September 29, 2014 (8:00 p.m. Beijing time...

2014-09-22 04:21:48

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today it secured a $15 million growth capital debt facility from Silicon Valley Bank. "Obtaining this funding significantly extends our cash availability to advance CVRx's hypertension and heart failure businesses. This growth capital will help ensure that CVRx can continue to invest aggressively in the market development and clinical activities required to deliver Barostim Therapy for these...

2014-09-22 04:21:43

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that Bayer HealthCare's Japanese subsidiary, Bayer Yakuhin, Ltd. has received approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) for EYLEA(®) (aflibercept) Injection for myopic choroidal neovascularization (myopic CNV). EYLEA has already been approved in Japan for the treatment of patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD), and...

2014-09-22 04:20:23

BASILDON, United Kingdom, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V. announces that it intends to proceed, subject to market conditions, with a benchmark note issuance denominated in Euro. The notes are to be issued by CNH Industrial Finance Europe S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNH Industrial N.V., under the Global Medium Term Note Programme guaranteed by CNH Industrial N.V. The final terms of the offering will be determined on the basis of market conditions at the time...

2014-09-22 00:20:32

CAMARILLO, CA, Sept. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) is pleased to announce that Ray W. Payne has joined the Company as Vice President U.S. Operations. Mr. Payne has extensive unconventional experience and has held various engineering and management positions in North, South and East Texas, North Louisiana, the Permian Basin, the Rocky Mountain Regions as well as offshore Gulf of Mexico. He has held senior-level positions with large...

2014-09-21 23:01:20

Booming demand and expanding profitability has caused the industry to experience a growth spurt in revenue, enterprises and wages. For this reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Electronic Medical Records Systems industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Electronic Medical Records Systems industry, which designs, develops, implements and supports electronic medical records (EMR) and electronic health...

2014-09-21 23:01:09

Although revenue briefly dipped in 2009 as the US economy suffered from the recession, revenue has since rebounded, driven by renewed consumer spending and companies' investments in the development of new products. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Laboratory Testing Services industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Laboratory Testing Services industry is composed of companies that...

2014-09-21 12:21:08

ReportsnReports.com adds "Temperature Management Market by Product (Surface & Intravascular Systems- Warming & Cooling), Application (Acute & Perioperative Care, Delivery Suite) & by End User (Surgeon & Anesthesiologist, Nursing & Paramedical Staff) - Global Forecasts & Trends to 2019" global research report to its store. DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global temperature management market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 2.4% from 2014 to 2019. Although mature markets such...

2014-09-20 23:02:55

Branches, ESPN, Disney and KaBOOM! Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and Enrich the Lives of Kids and Families by Building a Healthy, Safe Space to Play in One Day Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The children of Branches now have a new opportunity to get the balanced and active play they need. An empty lot at the Trish and Dan Bell Family Branches Center - Lakeview Campus was transformed into a kid-designed playspace in less than eight hours with the help of 150+ volunteers from...

2014-09-20 23:01:12

Mediaplanet announces distribution of its second cross-platform edition of Work-Life Wellness, legitimizing the need to reduce stress and generate support in facilitating optimal vitality and productivity throughout the Canadian workforce. Canadians are realizing the long-term personal well-being and economic bottom-line ramifications of off-kilter work-life equilibrium, and are rallying for effective change. (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The print component of “Work-Life Balance” is...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Texas Tan Tarantula, Aphonopelma anax
2014-09-22 16:22:24

Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus Couchii
2014-08-05 09:20:52

The Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus couchii, is a species of North American spade foot toad. The specific nickname couchii honors an American naturalist Darius Nash Couch, who gathered the first specimen while on a personal expedition to northern Mexico to collect mineral, plant, and animal specimens for the Smithsonian Institution. It is endemic to the southwestern United States, the Baja Peninsula, and northern Mexico. They can be found throughout the Sonoran Desert, which consists...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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