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Endangered monkey population doubles in three decades in SW China GUIYANG, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- The number of wild gray snub-nosed monkeys, an endangered species only found in southwest China's Guizhou Province, has more than doubled to about 850 over the past three decades.
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Shell Eastern Petrochemicals Complex (SEPC), Royal Dutch Shell's (NYSE:RDS) (The Hague, the Netherlands) largest investment in Singapore, will include a new world-scale ethylene cracker on Pulau Bukom Island and possibly the world's largest monoethylene glycol (MEG) plant on Jurong Island.
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/1008dd/china_nonferrous) has announced the addition of the "China Non-Ferrous Metal Industry Report, 2008" report to their offering.
Text of report in English by Burmese newspaper The Myanmar Times website on 1 September BETTER electricity supply should be just around the corner said U Win Kyi, director general of the Ministry of Electric Power's (1) hydropower implementation department.
Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Death Toll Rises To 40 in Southwest China Earthquake"] Huili, Sichuan, Sept.
Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Death Toll Rises To 38 in SW China Earthquake"] HUILI, Sichuan, Sept.
The death toll from Saturday's earthquake in China's Sichuan province, barely recovered from the May 12 quake, and in nearby Yunnan, has risen to 32.
Chinese authorities Sunday raised the death toll from this weekend's Sichuan earthquake to 25 as hundreds of aftershocks continued to rattle the region.
A magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit southwest China Saturday, killing seven people and injuring 26, officials said. Eleven of the injured were said to have sustained serious wounds, the state-run Chinese news agency Xinhua reported.
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Aluminum Corporation of China (NYSE:ACH) (Chalco) (Beijing) recently laid the foundation for a 300,000-ton deep-processing copper project in the Qidian Industry Park in Kunming, the capital of southwestern China's Yunnan province.
Symbol: LUIN6 Group: Dicot Family: Rubiaceae Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass Asteridae Order Rubiales Family Rubiaceae – Madder family Genus Luculia Sweet –...
Symbol: BAYU Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Vine Native Status: L48 I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class ...
Yunnanosaurus, meaning "Yunnan lizard," is a genus of prosauropod dinosaur from the Early to Mid Jurassic Period. This was perhaps one of the last living prosauropods of the time. It was discovered by Yang Zhongjian in the Lufeng Formation of Yunnan, China. The find consisted of twenty incomplete skeletons, including two skulls, and were excavated by Tsun Yi Wang. The type species, Y huangi, was named by C.C. Young in 1942, and created the family Yunnanosauridae based on the findings as a...
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.