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2013-12-17 08:20:35

CHONGQING, China, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chongqing Guoyuan Port, a crucial shipping centre in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, was put into use on December 5. With an annual through capacity of 300 billion tons, it will be connected with Yuxin'ou (Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe) International Railway, via which cargo from the lower reaches of the Yangtze River in eastern and central China can be transported to Europe. Although construction begin in 2008 and will complete in...

2013-11-05 08:37:39

SHANGHAI, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ossen Innovation Co., Ltd. ("Ossen" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: OSN), a China-based manufacturer of an array of plain surface, rare earth and zinc coated pre-stressed steel materials, today announced that it has been awarded two contracts to supply its plain surface steel strands for new infrastructure projects in Anhui Province. The first contract is to supply 2,500 tons of plain surface steel strands for the renovation of the G205...

2012-10-24 07:33:39

SHANGHAI, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- China has evolved from the world's most attractive workshop to one of the world's most attractive markets. As a result, U.S. manufacturers are reconsidering export-driven strategies that have guided China-based operations in the past. At AmCham Shanghai's annual 2012 Manufacturing Conference held on October 23, top executives from leading U.S. companies reported that, as costs of production and labor increase in China, companies are...

2012-08-31 02:26:06

CHONGQING, China, Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China and coastal industries globally are rapidly developing their businesses in inland China with Chongqing Liangjiang New Area, one of three national developments, becoming an investment highland for European enterprises. As of now, 13 of the world's top 500 enterprises in the area are from European countries; over 10 multinational firms - ThyssenKrupp of Germany, Pilatus of Switzerland and the Public Bank of France are under great...

2012-07-23 06:20:34

CHONGQING, China, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 11,179-kilometer Yuxinou (Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe) International Railway, honored as the modern Silk Road, starts in Chongqing, crosses the Alataw Pass on the border of China into Kazakhstan, travels through Russia, Belarus and Poland and arrives in Duisburg, Germany. Now it is the new channel not only for the economy and trade between inland China and Europe, but also for Chongqing Liangjiang New Area to open to Europe. Zhang...

2012-05-14 02:28:51

BEIJING, May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW, BWOWU, BWOWW), China's innovative infrastructure solutions provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery, today announced it held a ground breaking ceremony for its new manufacturing and R&D facility in Zhenjiang City New District. Wowjoint's CEO, Yabin Liu, gave a speech at the event. Wowjoint's newly established subsidiary, Zhenjiang Wowjoint...

2012-02-17 07:30:00

BEIJING, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW, BWOWU, BWOWW), China's innovative infrastructure solutions provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery, today announced that it signed an agreement with the Zhenjiang City New District government which permits Wowjoint to establish a manufacturing and R&D facility in Zhenjiang City New District. Zhenjiang is located in Eastern China, about...

2011-12-05 12:15:00

BOSTON, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Circle Travel (GCT), the leader in international travel and discovery for Americans 50+, is pleased to announce significant savings on its 2012 "China & Yangtze River Cruise Tour." Couples will save $600 on all 2012 departures, while solo travelers will enjoy free single supplements on the base program and all optional extensions. Costs for the 21-day cruise tour begin at $3445, or just $165 per day, including international airfare, or...

2011-05-20 07:00:00

SHANGHAI, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Ossen Innovation Co., Ltd. ("Ossen" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OSN), a China-based manufacturer primarily engaged in manufacturing of galvanized pre-stressed steel wires used in the production of bridge cables, today announced that it has signed two contracts to provide proprietary galvanized pre-stressed steel wires for the construction of Maanshan Yangtze River Expressway Bridge and Jiujiang Yangtze River Expressway Bridge. The...

2010-12-13 06:35:00

BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Huaneng Power International, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: HNP; HKEx: 902; SSE: 600011) announced today that Suzhou Port Taicang Terminal Zone Huaneng Coal Pier Construction Project (in which the Company owns 66% equity interest) has been approved by the National Development and Reform Commission of The People's Republic of China. The project proposes to construct one berth of 100,000 dead weight tonnage ("DWT") and one berth of 50,000 DWT for...


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Finless Porpoise, Neophocaena phocaenoides
2013-08-17 13:37:05

The finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides) can be found in the coastal waters of Asia. Its range includes China, Indonesia, Korea, India, Japan, and Bangladesh. Its western range extends from the coast if India to the Persian Gulf and a distinct freshwater subspecies resides in the Yangtze River. It prefers to reside in shallow areas along the shore, at depths of up to 160 feet. This population is isolated within its range. A few individuals have been found as far as 99 miles off the...

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