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2014-08-14 23:02:09

MarketReportsStore.com adds “Construction in Vietnam – Key Trends and Opportunities to 2018” to its store. Vietnamese construction industry's growth prospects by market, project type and type of construction activity. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Vietnamese construction industry recorded a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.12% during the review period (2009–2013). However, industry growth slowed from 19.7% in 2011 to 7.0% in 2013, due to a slump in the...

2014-08-12 12:26:01

BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dick Pirozzolo has been named to the Editorial Board of Boston Global Forum, which was established by world leaders and scholars to tackle issues such as global working conditions and relations among the U.S., China, Japan, Vietnam, North Korea, South Korea and other Asia-Pacific nations during a time of rising tensions. The Forum was co-founded by former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis, Forum Chairman, Nguyen Anh Tuan, Editor-in-Chief of...

2014-08-08 16:22:59

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterans who served in the Vietnam War and who developed Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are at greater risk of heart disease and other chronic diseases and have a nearly two times higher risk of death than Veterans not suffering with PTSD, according to preliminary findings of the National Vietnam Veterans Longitudinal Study (NVVLS) outlined today by Abt Associates' researchers at the American Psychological Association Convention in...

2014-08-06 16:26:40

ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Modern day textbooks draw a different picture of war than their predecessors did in the era immediately after World War II leading up to the Vietnam War, a study by University at Albany researchers finds. In research published in the July edition of Sociology of Education, UAlbany sociologist Richard Lachmann and graduate student Lacy Mitchell discovered that U.S. textbooks published between 1970 and 2009 increasingly focused on the...

2014-07-22 08:28:37

Music Label, Production and Publishing Company Bolsters Catalog With Content from More Than a Dozen Labels WESTMINSTER, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lang Van, owner of the world's largest catalog of Vietnamese music, announces the acquisition of the catalogs of what are considered the "four pillars" from the Golden Era of Vietnamese music: Che Linh, Nhat Truong, Duy Khanh, and Hung Cuong. The brand is now exclusively representing 90% of major Vietnamese record labels and sub-labels,...

2014-07-21 16:26:13

?Orthopaedic foot and ankle MDs perform no-fee surgeries in four cities ROSEMONT, Ill., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Volunteers from the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society(AOFAS) returned to Vietnam again this year to provide corrective surgery for children and adults with lower extremity deformities and disabilities. For four weeks in June, AOFAS volunteers traveled to hospitals and rehab centers in Hanoi and the northern provinces of Vietnam, treating...

2014-07-08 23:12:27

transcosmos Provides Contact Center Service and BPO Service to the Japanese and Vietnamese Market Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) has established a new operation center, transcosmos Vietnam co., ltd. (Headquarters: Hanoi, Vietnam; hereafter, transcosmos Vietnam) in Vietnam and will launch its business operations in July 2014. transcosmos Vietnam will be...

2014-06-30 23:05:23

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency will host the Vietnam Airport Operations and Development Reverse Trade Mission (RTM) from July 20 to 31, 2014. U.S. companies are being encouraged to participate in this RTM by attending the July 22 business briefing in Washington, DC; becoming a sponsor, or hosting the delegation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The U.S. Trade and Development Agency will host the Vietnam Airport Operations and Development Reverse Trade Mission (RTM) from July 20...

2014-06-30 23:01:03

Siborg Systems Inc. and Thang Long P&T Int. Co. Ltd. have penned a deal to offer the popular handheld LCR-meters in Vietnam. Waterloo, Ontario (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Smart Tweezers have grown worldwide with distributors across the globe; the newest deal brings the LCR-meters to Vietnam with a newly agreed upon deal between Siborg Systems Inc. and Thang Long P&T Int. Co. Ltd. in Vietnam. This new deal will make the Smart Tweezers line more accessible to consumers in Vietnam and...

2014-06-21 12:20:21

DALLAS, June 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketOptimizer.org offers "CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Vietnam" and "CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Philippines" market research reports in its store. The pharmaceutical market in Vietnam is set to increase at an impressive 15.4% CAGR to 2020 whereas the Philippines' pharmaceutical industry will grow at 9.4% CAGR to 2020. In Vietnam, the scarcity of...


Latest Vietnam Reference Libraries

Chinese Hare, Lepus sinensis
2014-04-25 10:15:41

The Chinese hare (Lepus sinensis) is a species of hare that can be found in Vietnam, China, and Taiwan. Its range includes the Chinese provinces of Anhui, Hunan, and Zhejiang. This species was first described in 1832 by John Edward Gray and was once thought to hold a subspecies known as the Korean hare, but this was later found to be a distinct species. The Chinese hare reaches an average body length between 16 and 30 inches and a weight of up to 4.3 pounds, with females growing...

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...

Large Indian Civet, Viverra zibetha
2013-06-07 14:01:12

The large Indian civet (Viverra zibetha) is species that can be found in Southeast Asia. Its range includes Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand, Nepal, northeast India, Laos, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. It prefers a habitat within a variety of areas, including primary and secondary evergreen and deciduous forests. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,429 feet. It holds five recognized subspecies that occur throughout its range, and some experts assert that a sixth subspecies should be...

Lyle's Flying Fox, Pteropus lylei
2012-08-29 15:20:02

Lyle’s flying fox (Pteropus lylei) is a megabat that is native to Yunnan in China, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Although nothing is known about this species in China, it is known to prefer homes in mangrove forests in Vietnam. It is known to roost in trees, where it can be destructive, and feeds on fruit in orchards. Because of this, it is considered a pest in Thailand, where the majority of its full populations can be found. One colony in Thailand is thought to number around three...

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2009-04-07 16:08:20

The Greater Yellownape (Picus flavinucha) is a species of bird found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain regions. The adult is large and has a prominent yellow-crested nape and throat. It is mainly a dark olive-green bird with gray underparts. The crown is brownish and the flight feathers are...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.