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2014-08-08 23:03:15

Award winning Canadian photographer releases his first photography book documenting nearly a decade of life in the Muslim region of China, entitled “Chinese Turkestan, a photographic journey through an ancient civilization”. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 “Chinese Turkestan” looks at life in China’s remote Muslim, northwestern region of Xinjiang. Ryan Pyle spent nearly a decade exploring the 1.6 million square kilometer region, studying its history and capturing its unique...

2014-08-06 08:23:19

CHONGQING, China, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo New Energy" or the "Company"), a leading polysilicon manufacturer based in China, today announced that Xinjiang Daqo New Energy Co., Ltd. ("Xinjiang Daqo"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company in China, has successfully qualified for and received the certification of High and New Technology Enterprise in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China for a three-year period from 2014 to 2016....

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).