Professional Corporations: Legally authorized corporations owned and managed by one or more professionals (medical, dental, legal) in which the income is ascribed primarily to the professional activities of the owners or stockholders.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.QatarGas PoisoningKorea: Former kingdom, located on Korea Peninsula between Sea of Japan and Yellow Sea on east coast of Asia. In 1948, the kingdom ceased and two independent countries were formed, divided by the 38th parallel.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Multi-Institutional Systems: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.Marketing of Health Services: Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.Social Responsibility: The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.Tobacco Industry: The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.Organizations, Nonprofit: Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.Industry: Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.Republic of Korea: The capital is Seoul. The country, established September 9, 1948, is located on the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Its northern border is shared with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.United StatesPolitics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.IndiaPublic Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Reagent Kits, Diagnostic: Commercially prepared reagent sets, with accessory devices, containing all of the major components and literature necessary to perform one or more designated diagnostic tests or procedures. They may be for laboratory or personal use.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.Drug Approval: Process that is gone through in order for a drug to receive approval by a government regulatory agency. This includes any required pre-clinical or clinical testing, review, submission, and evaluation of the applications and test results, and post-marketing surveillance of the drug.Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.Dialysis Solutions: Solutions prepared for exchange across a semipermeable membrane of solutes below a molecular size determined by the cutoff threshold of the membrane material.Immunoassay: A technique using antibodies for identifying or quantifying a substance. Usually the substance being studied serves as antigen both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.United States Food and Drug Administration: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.Occupational Diseases: Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.Occupational Health: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Peritoneal Dialysis: Dialysis fluid being introduced into and removed from the peritoneal cavity as either a continuous or an intermittent procedure.Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Quality Control: A system for verifying and maintaining a desired level of quality in a product or process by careful planning, use of proper equipment, continued inspection, and corrective action as required. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Evaluation Studies as Topic: Studies determining the effectiveness or value of processes, personnel, and equipment, or the material on conducting such studies. For drugs and devices, CLINICAL TRIALS AS TOPIC; DRUG EVALUATION; and DRUG EVALUATION, PRECLINICAL are available.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
  • As of 2007, the People's Republic of China has US$1.4 trillion in currency reserves, while this had grown by 2013 to US$3.44 trillion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The management and board of the China Investment Corporation ultimately reports to the State Council of the People's Republic of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since being established on 1 April 1951 during the Korean War as the Aviation Industry Administration Commission , the aviation industry of the People's Republic of China has been through 12 systemic reforms. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Huadian Corporation (Huadian Group, 华电集团) is one of the five largest state-owned power generation enterprises in China, administrated by the State Council of the People's Republic of China. (sourcewatch.org)
  • China Guodian Corporation , which is commonly referred to as Guodian, is one of the five largest power producers in the People's Republic of China. (sourcewatch.org)
  • It is a government owned business which is administrated by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council ( SASAC ) for the People's Republic of China. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Actual results could differ materially from the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including the risks associated with the effect of changing economic conditions in the People's Republic of China , and other risk factors detailed in reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The People's Republic of China is the world's largest consumer of coal, using more coal each year than the United States, the European Union, and Japan combined. (sourcewatch.org)
  • China Guodian Corporation is setting up a property insurance company in Beijing to diversify business into other areas, trying to aid its move towards becoming a more comprehensive energy conglomerate . (sourcewatch.org)
  • NEW YORK/BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc said it has signed a long-awaited agreement with China Mobile Ltd to sell iPhones through the world's biggest network of mobile phone users. (chicagotribune.com)
  • CNPC is headquartered in Beijing, China. (bharatbook.com)
  • Moreover, ITOCHU will collaborate with Japanese medical institutions to consider deploying Japan-made medical devices and services to Beijing Century Kounre Hospital, and addressing the needs of Chinese patients for inbound treatment and medical checkups. (itochu.co.jp)
  • China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation SNP or Sinopec with its head office in Beijing, China, is one of the largest petroleum and petrochemical companies in Asia. (benzinga.com)
  • In coordinationwith the China Pest Infestation Control and Sanitation Association, LiKangDisinfectant will initiate the first training class for the disinfection andpest control professionals supporting the 2008 Beijing Olympics. (medindia.net)
  • This national training and licensing program will provide essentialhealth services for the Beijing Olympics and all of China," commented XuelianBian, "being selected to implement and manage this monumental program is anhonor for LiKang Disinfectant and provides several new businessopportunities. (medindia.net)
  • In coordination with the China Pest Infestation Control and Sanitation Association, LiKang Disinfectant will initiate the first training class for the disinfection and pest control professionals supporting the 2008 Beijing Olympics. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • In November 2010, Chinese media reported that Beijing is considering capping domestic coal output in the 2011-2015 period, partly because officials worry miners are running down reserves too quickly to meet the needs of a rapidly expanding economy, which the Wall Street Journal said raises issues around China and peak coal . (sourcewatch.org)
  • Headquartered in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang Autonomous Region, with a registered capital of $94.7 million ( RMB 600 million ) as of June 30, 2018 China Lending is one of the largest direct lending companies in the region in terms of registered capital. (prnewswire.com)
  • In addition, in 2018 SUNTOP entered the independent dialysis clinic business, backed by the policy of the Chinese government, and it plans to aggressively open independent dialysis clinics throughout the country. (itochu.co.jp)
  • Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hkzxdl/investigation ) has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China Pemetrexed Market, 2009-2018" report to their offering. (tmcnet.com)
  • Villager Liu Dechun harvests plums in Quanfa Village of Wushan County in Chongqing, southwest China, June 26, 2018. (xinhuanet.com)
  • Under these circumstances, in December 2016 the Chinese government announced a policy to promote the construction of dialysis treatment facilities using private capital. (itochu.co.jp)
  • Fluence is addressing a market estimated at A$17B market in 2016, with substantial incremental growth opportunities in the China rural water treatment segment. (wateronline.com)
  • China Magnesium Corporation (ASX:CMC) advises that it has issued a further 39,548,960 shares and 19,774,480 options pursuant to shortfall applications for its $2 million rights issue announced 28 October 2016. (abnnewswire.net)
  • The Kuomintang took power on the Chinese mainland in 1928, 17 years after the last Chinese dynasty, the Qing, was replaced by the Republic of China. (encyclopedia.com)
  • There ensued a civil war on the Chinese mainland between the Communist Party of Mao Zedong and the Kuomintang followers under Chiang K ' aishek. (encyclopedia.com)
  • An in-depth biography of the towering 20th-century Chinese military and political figure who led the government, first on the mainland and then in exile in Taiwan, from the acclaimed New Yorker correspondent who lived in China when he was head of state. (audible.com)
  • The China Investment Corporation is seen as being "firmly entrenched" in the political establishment as the composition of its Board of Directors implies "considerable influence on the part of China's Ministry of Finance. (wikipedia.org)
  • British prime minister David Cameron and Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the ceremony, signifying both the importance of the joint venture and the prominent role that the travel and tourism industry will play in China's economic growth plans. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • CIC's involvement as a strategic partner reinforces China's commitment to developing a strong domestic cruise presence and growing demand for cruising as a key driver of the expanding Chinese tourism market, which is a top priority for longer term economic development in China. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • Cruising is a relatively new vacation experience in China, and we believe this collaborative approach with our partners is critical to not only developing the country's domestic cruise business, but also supporting China's goal to become one of the world's leading cruise markets in coming years. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • Ren Zhengfei, Huawei's founder and chief executive, is a former officer in China's People's Liberation Army, and American government officials and regulators have repeatedly raised concerns about Huawei's close ties to the Chinese government. (nytimes.com)
  • China's top power distributor said power deficits in areas serviced by the State Grid Corp of China (SGCC) would amount to 30 gigawatts in summer even if coal supplies are steady, water levels are normal and there are no persisting high temperatures, with the shortfalls increasing to around 40 GW if coal supplies tighten up, water stocks are less than normal and unusually high temperatures persist. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Dozens of Brazilian corporations are calling for a crackdown on illegal logging in the Amazon rainforest, expressing their concerns in a letter Tuesday, July 7, 2020, to the vice president, who heads the government's council on that region. (yahoo.com)
  • Social Behavior and Personality (New Zealand) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) In this study we examined the preferred personality traits of Chinese university graduates from the perspective of job suppliers during the campus recruitment season. (tmcnet.com)
  • In this study we used grounded theory as our research method to explore the preferred personality traits of Chinese graduates from the perspective of job suppliers during campus recruitment. (tmcnet.com)
  • Verified Taiwan and China Bridge Manufacturers & Bridge Suppliers . (manufacturers.com.tw)
  • Verified Taiwan and China Custom Plastic Bag Manufacturers & Custom Plastic Bag Suppliers . (manufacturers.com.tw)
  • Fukushima Diary is the news site of a corporation Fukushima Diary SRL and all the articles are written by Iori Mochizuki. (fukushima-diary.com)
  • There were nearly seven million university graduates in China in 2013, which was referred to as the toughest year for employment seekers (Jinghua News, 2013). (tmcnet.com)
  • News about Capstone Turbine Corporation, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • China hit back on Wednesday at the U.S. government's plan to slap tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods, retaliating with a list of similar duties on key U.S. imports, and adding to fears that the world's two largest economies are heading towards a trade war. (reuters.com)
  • The China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC) is the largest cigarette producer in the world, with domestic and export sales totaling 2,589.08 billion pieces in 2015, approximately two and a half times that of the world's leading multinational tobacco companies, Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco. (marketresearch.com)
  • VIENTIANE (Reuters) - China and members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed on Monday to exercise self-restraint in activities that would complicate or escalate disputes in the South China Sea. (yahoo.com)
  • China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines on Friday both posted a slump in annual profits, hit by rising fuel costs and a weak yuan currency, missing analyst forecasts. (reuters.com)
  • China Eastern Airlines said on Tuesday it had signed a 10.13 billion yuan ($1.5 billion) engine and maintenance agreement with Rolls-Royce. (reuters.com)
  • China Eastern Airlines Corp Ltd reported a 38 percent drop in third-quarter net profit on Friday, dragged down by a weakening yuan and rising fuel and debt costs. (reuters.com)
  • The reporting currency for SAIC MOTOR (China) is China Yuan Renminbi. (equitymaster.com)
  • Is earning a minimum 75% interest in CMC China which owns a 100% interest in a magnesium ingot production operation in the Shanxi province of north eastern China. (abnnewswire.net)
  • The top coal producing province in China, Shanxi, said it plans to reduce its production of raw coal to 650 million tonnes in 2009, a 2 percent decline from the previous year's 660 million tonnes. (sourcewatch.org)
  • In October 2004 the Vice-President of CHD met with a senior official from the Chinese Embassy in Indonesia seeking support for its plans for greater involvement in the Indonesia market. (sourcewatch.org)
  • As western firms rush to pull controversial ads, a new report reveals the extent of discimination against woman in the Chinese jobs market. (ethicalcorp.com)
  • By enhancing the sales volume of Wärtsilä's 2-stroke engines, product development can be accelerated and critical new engine solutions can be brought to the market much faster than earlier," says Jaakko Eskola, Senior Executive Vice President, Ship Power, Wärtsilä Corporation. (wartsila.com)
  • As anticipated, we remain on track to supply cost-optimized MABR & CMABR products for future demand both to the China market and globally. (wateronline.com)
  • China has been following a 'one license per region' policy in its regulation of cord blood banks, which precludes new market entry into the Company's licensed regions. (prnewswire.co.uk)
  • Linkwell's disinfectant healthcare products are a nationally recognized domestic Chinese brand in this market segment. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • It is estimated that the pemetrexed market in China will become increasingly competitive in the future. (tmcnet.com)
  • Responsible Care® training is key to laying a solid foundation for the safe expansion of the methanol fuel market in China. (methanex.com)
  • vision to be your partner in china.our market intelligence provides sound knowledge-service and update information to improve competition continually. (lookchem.com)
  • China Magnesium Corporation Limited (ASX:CMC) is pleased to advise that its wholly owned subsidiary, CMC Commodities Pte Ltd, has entered into a cooperation agreement with Qinghai Hengxinrong Lithium Technology Co., Ltd, which is proposing to grant CMC priority offtake rights to batterygrade lithium carbonate. (abnnewswire.net)
  • Linkwell develops, manufactures and distributes disinfectant healthcareproducts in China through its subsidiary LiKang Disinfectant. (medindia.net)
  • Linkwell develops, manufactures and distributes disinfectant healthcare products in China through its subsidiary LiKang Disinfectant. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Prior to China Guodian, the State Grid Corp and several other energy groups also expanded their businesses to the financial sector . (sourcewatch.org)
  • China Magnesium (ASX:CMC) announces a pro rata non renounceable rights issue of fully paid ordinary shares at $0.025 each (a 20% discount to the 30 day VWAP). (abnnewswire.net)