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  • rooftopper
  • A famous Chinese skyscraper daredevil, or "rooftopper" in popular parlance, who had a million followers on his Sina Weibo account fell to his death a month ago while taking a video of himself atop a 62-story building in Changsha in southern China's Hunan province, it has been announced. (atimes.com)
  • The young man, who claimed to be the first "rooftopper" in China who did not need any safety equipment, had taken videos of his exploits on mountaintops and high-rise buildings. (atimes.com)
  • agencies
  • After the drug eradication campaign, our government encouraged agencies, individuals and Chinese investors to participate in anti-drug activities," said the minister's secretary, Chen Chun, originally from Zhejiang province on China's faraway east coast. (brudirect.com)
  • influence
  • Last August, Beijing authorities called Christian pastors and religious scholars into meetings to deliver an edict that the Christian faith must be free of foreign influence but ``adapt to China,'' a euphemism for obeying the Communist Party. (voanews.com)
  • China's influence is quickly apparent, with street signs in Mandarin and Chinese businesses and banknotes ubiquitous in the self-proclaimed state's capital, Panghsang, and other Wa towns that straddle the rugged border. (brudirect.com)
  • We share the same language and we marry each other," said the head of the Wa Foreign Affairs Office, Zhao Guo An, when asked about the Chinese influence on Wa politics. (brudirect.com)
  • leaders
  • Quezon City Rep. Alfred Vargas joined the House leaders in supporting the proposed joint venture between China and the Philippines to ease the territorial spat in the disputed islands. (brudirect.com)
  • seriously
  • Speaker Pantaleon "Bebot" Alvarez threw yesterday his full support to the Philippine government's efforts to seriously study its possible joint partnership with China in the exploration of natural resources in the West Philippine Sea (WPS or South China Sea). (brudirect.com)
  • We take this very seriously, and act so as not to anger China," he said, adding that all dealings with Washington and Brussels, as well as every foreigner or NGO entering Wa territory, were scrupulously reported to China. (brudirect.com)
  • 2016
  • India is forecast to add 700MW of rooftop PV in the year 2016 and cross the cumulative 1GW benchmark this month, according to the latest update from consultancy firm Bridge to India. (pv-tech.org)
  • date
  • The rooftop sector has to date been overshadowed by India's booming utility-scale segment, with rooftop expected to account for just 15% of total solar installations this year having grown at a "sizzling 300%" in the last year, said Bridge to India. (pv-tech.org)
  • Music, games, comfy furniture, tantalizing treats to go with your drinks, a fireplace for chilly nights and a pool for warmer ones, create inviting options for a rooftop happy hour , date night, or partying with pals. (foodandwine.com)
  • unique
  • At the DuPont booth, special emphasis is on the unique characteristics of rooftop solar, in particular the thermal stability of the backsheet, sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays and risk mitigation strategies to prevent long-term reliability and safety issues, including deterioration that can compromise the panels' electrical insulation. (amazonaws.com)
  • opportunities
  • DuPont co-host a round table discussion with Yingli Solar to discuss best practices for rooftop solar, its challenges and opportunities, with a distinguished panel of speakers including representatives from Aurora Power Solutions, Solareff, Dako Power, Centrafin, TUV Rheinland Inspection Services and Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. (amazonaws.com)
  • Place
  • It seems the team have been planning a big transition, with the idea of a new Mexican Bistro and rooftop bar in the CBD on the cards that will not only save two heritage listed buildings currently abandoned, but also open a new laneway connecting King William Rd with Gilbert Place and Peel Street. (glamadelaide.com.au)
  • year
  • Rooftop sector has grown at a "sizzling 300%" in the last year, said Bridge to India. (pv-tech.org)
  • While there's something about summer that gets us thinking about the fresh air, starry nights, and warm breezes of NYC rooftop bars, most of these spots let you enjoy the views in comfort all year long. (foodandwine.com)