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2014-09-17 08:37:21

BEICHUAN CITY, China, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sponsored by the Tourism Administration of Sichuan Province and Mianyang Municipal People's Government, The 3rd Summit of Global Online Travel Agencies was held in Beichuan County, Mianyang, Sichuan from September 15 to 17 with the theme of "Smart Tourism, Connecting the Future." Based on the idea of "innovation and efficiency," the summit will give priority to enhance the cooperation between the tourism system of Sichuan and global...

2014-09-12 08:20:48

LONDON, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sichuan Province Airport Group named as host of next year's Airport Cities UBM, the organisers of a series of global and regional events for the airport development and real estate communities today announced that its first event of 2015 will be hosted by Sichuan Province Airport Group in Chengdu, China on 13-15 May 2015. Through high-level debate and discussion around the topic of the creation and development of...

2014-09-03 08:21:16

BEIJING, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and Kunming Airlines signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Kunming on September 3, 2014, and the two carriers will start code share in the form of free marketing on each other's selected domestic flights from September 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080625/CNW017LOGO Photo - http://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20140903/0861406324-aPhoto - http://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20140903/0861406324-b According to...

2014-08-05 04:21:19

CHENGDU, China, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western China International Forum on Pathology, jointly organized by the Cleveland Clinic of USA, Sichuan University West China Hospital, KingMed Diagnostics and Sichuan Medical Association, held in Chengdu from June 28-29. A number of l pathology experts from China and America exchanged viewpoints on several aspects of pathology and tendencies in terms of developments across the discipline. Well-known experts who attended the Forum...

2014-07-11 04:21:01

CHONGQING, China, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transformers 4: Age of Extinction smashed the 1.38 billion yuan (approx. US$226 million) record set in 2010 by Avatar and has already racked up more than 1.4 billion yuan (approx. US$230 million) from box offices across China just 11 days after release. Despite the high revenue intake and the recent settlement with Beijing Pangu, Transformers 4: Age of Extinction has become involved in a dispute with the town of Wulong, China, the...

2014-06-10 23:09:45

Denver Global CEO promoted to Vice Chairman and Chief Growth Officer of RATO-North America after successful re-launch of the RAVEN MPV 7100 Series Lincolnton, North Carolina (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Chongqing RATO Power Manufacturing Co. LTD (RATO) is proud to announce the promotion of Michael Parkins to Vice Chairman and Chief Growth Officer for North American Operations. Parkins previously served as President and CEO of Denver Global Products, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chongqing RATO...

2014-04-03 08:38:57

CHENGDU, China, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley is a global icon. Its innovation capability catalyzes the world surprisingly. Under the universal forces of innovation economy today, the innovative spirit of Silicon Valley, which represents the American Dream, has been also inspiring the China Dream. Now, an ambitious hi-tech zone in western China is striving to establish its own "Silicon Valley," not only in IT but also in all its leading hi-tech industries....

2014-03-31 12:21:03

CHONGQING, China, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor Group (Hyundai), a South Korean auto manufacturer, signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Chongqing municipal government on March 27 to accelerate its market development in Midwest China. Midwest China's market has won the global auto giant's attention for its strategic location that connects the markets of China's coastal cities, Europe and Central Asia. "As a nodal region of the Silk Road and the Yangtze...

2014-03-19 12:23:29

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has been awarded another major contract by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. to supply complete bulk specialty gas and chemical delivery systems in support of its fab in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, western China. The contract called for the design and construction of a bulk specialty gas supply (BSGS) yard by Air Products equipped with the company's turnkey piping connecting the yard with the fab...

2014-03-11 08:20:29

KUCHING, Malaysia, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Largest route development event for Asia to return to China in 2015 when the event takes place in Kunming As the largest Routes Asia event to date draws to a close in Kuching, the Ministry of Tourism Sarawak and their co-hosts Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad have officially handed over to Yunnan Airport Group Co., Ltd the host of Routes Asia 2015. This will be the fifth time that a Routes event has taken place...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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