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2014-08-11 08:33:29

-- Expands Range of Connectivity Solutions for Harsh Environments -- SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the business of Xiamen Delixing Electric Equipment Co., Ltd. ("Delixing") and Xiamen SIBAS Connectors Co., Ltd. ("Sibas"). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110310/PH62357LOGO Delixing/Sibas is a privately owned manufacturer...

2014-06-06 23:00:42

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds latest report on “Global and China LED Industry Report, 2013-2014” to its store. Place a direct purchase order at http://www.chinamarketresearchreports.com/contacts/purchase.php?name=114833. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 The global LED industry can be divided into four clusters. First, Europe and America underline general lighting with an emphasis on high reliability and high brightness. Second, Japan embodies the most comprehensive technology,...

2014-06-05 08:20:35

FUZHOU, China, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (Nasdaq: PME), ("Pingtan," or the "Company") a global fishing company based in the People's Republic of China (PRC), today announced that the Company presented at The 9th China International (Xiamen) Fisheries Expo (the "Expo") in Xiamen, China from May 22 - 24, 2014. The Expo was organized by the Fujian Provincial Department of Ocean and Fisheries, and co-organized with the China Aquatic Products...

2014-02-14 23:26:05

In order to accelerate the transition steps of the enterprise and find the new location, XienStone.com has recently taken some measures. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 In order to stop the disorderly exploitation of stone quarries and maintain the ecological environment, Fujian province began to close the mines successively since 2013, and launched the policy of “Close all the mines until 2015”. It brought a serious shock to the whole stone industry. As a long-established enterprise which...

2014-02-13 23:24:11

Recently, Xiamen, chine.cn has put forward the idea of “Building house with good stones is a great saving”, and introduces some good stone materials for the people around the world. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Since China’s reform and opening-up, the country has achieved a great development of the economy and the society. But the undeniable thing is that the rapid increase of the economy greatly depends on the high consumption of natural resources. Recently, Xiamen, chine.cn has put...

2014-01-06 12:24:40

Marathon event concludes successfully on January 2 XIAMEN, China, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 C&D Xiamen International Marathon kicked off in Xiamen, China on January 2, with 77,151 participants from 46 countries and regions running one of the world's most picturesque marathon routes. Mare Dibaba Hurssa from Ethiopia clocked in at 2 hours, 21 minutes and 36 seconds, breaking the female course record held for 6 years and winning the championship. The men's winner,...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'