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2014-09-30 00:21:08

WEIHAI, China, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to CRI Online, French triathlete Bertrand Billard won the Elite Men's title and Camilla Pedersen from Denmark led the Elite Women's race at the 2014 Weihai ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships held in Weihai, China on September 20-21, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140930/149251 The event brought together the ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships, the China Triathlon Champions Cup and the...

2014-05-16 08:20:58

BEIJING, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hollysys Automation Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: HOLI) ("Hollysys" or the "Company"), a leading provider of automation and control technologies and applications in China, announced today that it signed two contracts to provide the ground-based high-speed rail signaling system and equipment to Qingdao-Rongcheng high-speed rail line ("Qing Rong Line") and Jilin- Huichun high-speed rail line("Ji Hui Line"), valued at RMB127.38 million or...

2010-12-01 16:53:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Weihai Municipal Government has won the 2010 China City Information Application Award for its implementation of the Intergraph® Incident Management solution for its emergency operations centre (EOC) at the recent 2010 China Development Forum on City Informatisation held in Suzhou, China. This premier event was hosted by the China Information Association and Jiangsu Province Information Society. (Logo:...

2009-08-19 12:00:00

HARBIN, China, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Harbin Electric, Inc. ("Harbin Electric" or the "Company," Nasdaq: HRBN), a leading developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors in the People's Republic of China, has announced that it is postponing its 2009 annual meeting of stockholders ("Annual Meeting") originally scheduled for 8:30 AM Beijing time on August 20, 2009 to 1:30 PM Beijing time on August 20, 2009, due to inclement weather that has prevented a majority...

2009-06-23 05:00:00

HARBIN, China, June 23 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Harbin Electric, Inc. ("Harbin Electric" or the "Company"; Nasdaq: HRBN), a leading developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it will hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 8:30 AM (Beijing Time) on August 20, 2009 in Weihai, Shandong Province, China at the following address: No. 28 Zhang Jia Chan Town Base, Wendeng, Weihai City,...

2008-07-17 09:00:37

One dead, three missing after boat capsizes off east China coast WEIHAI, Shandong, July 16 (Xinhua) -- A fishing boat capsized early Wednesday at sea area off Weihai City, in east China's Shandong Province, leaving one person dead and three others missing. The boat, registered in northeastern Liaoning Province, sank after colliding with another vessel about 37 kilometers east of Rongcheng Bay. All the seven people on the boat fell into the water. Rescuers dispatched by Beihai Rescue...

2008-07-16 15:00:29

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) ["One Dead, Three Missing After Boat Capsizes off East China Coast"] WEIHAI, Shandong, July 16 (Xinhua) - A fishing boat capsized early Wednesday at sea area off Weihai City, in east China's Shandong Province, leaving one person dead and three others missing. The boat, registered in northeastern Liaoning Province, sank after colliding with another vessel about 37 kilometres east of Rongcheng Bay....

2007-01-10 12:01:04

HOUSTON, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerobus International, Inc., the only supplier of cable suspension aerial monorail transportation systems, today announced it has received final approval from the Shandong Province Ministry of Construction Committee for the engineering and design system currently under construction in Weihai, China. The final approval from the government agency insures support and funding for the project up to its completion, which is planned for 2008. Weihai is a Chinese...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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