hasxls@gmail.com's Articles http://www.a1articles.com en-us editorial@articlealley.com Himfr.com Reports Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Flattering Google In case you've missed it, China's irrepressible shanzhai enthusiasts have been at it again, using imitation to pay tribute to Google. Since Google's Jan. 12 announcement that it might withdraw from the Chinese market, two knockoff Web sites have appear... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-imitation-is-the-sincerest-form-of-flattering-google-1384057.html 08th February 2010 Himfr.com Reports Commodities wine 8 Frequently Asked Questions We realized we have answered thousands of questions from readers, but the same ones keep coming up. Here we offer answers to our 11 most-asked questions, in condensed form. In each case, the answer could be far more extensive, with all sorts of to-be-s... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-commodities-wine-8-frequently-asked-questions-1384054.html 08th February 2010 Himfr.com Reports Greece is wooing China to buy lots of government bonds Greece is wooing China to buy up to €25bn of government bonds, a move that underlines Beijing's growing financial power, as Athens struggles to fund soaring public debt. Goldman Sachs, the US investment bank, has been promoting a Greek bond sale to B... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-greece-is-wooing-china-to-buy-lots-of-government-bonds-1372565.html 02nd February 2010 Himfr.com Reports Find Love from Internet Any lingering stigma about finding true love online seems to be fading, particularly among older adults, researchers found. In a study of 175 newlywed couples scientists at Iowa State University said those who met through online dating agencies, or soc... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-find-love-from-internet-1372562.html 02nd February 2010 Himfr.com Reports American wives earn more than their husbands At the Juggle, we've had plenty of discussion about wives outearning their husbands-and how that changes the balance of power at home and at work. Now, a new study has helped quantify this trend. The report, from the Pew Research Center and based on ce... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-american-wives-earn-more-than-their-husbands-1372558.html 02nd February 2010 Himfr.com Reports Major quake rocks Haiti, many nations ready with assistance A major earthquake rocked Haiti on Tuesday and "catastrophic" casualties were feared although no official reports are currently available. The magnitude-7.0 quake, the strongest ever recorded in the area, collapsed a hospital in a hillside distr... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-major-quake-rocks-haiti-many-nations-ready-with-assistance-1350295.html 15th January 2010 Himfr.com Reprots Cold wave in China causes power rationing A cold wave sweeping across large swathes of the country since Saturday has forced some provinces to ration electricity for industrial use, but State power company officials promised yesterday that supply to residents across those regions would not be... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reprots-cold-wave-in-china-causes-power-rationing-1336520.html 08th January 2010 Himfr.com Reprots China to crack down on land hoarding The central government will crack down on the hoarding of undeveloped land in an effort to tackle rising property costs, officials from the Ministry of Land and Resources said. Zhu Liuhua, the ministry's director of farmland protection, said local... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reprots-china-to-crack-down-on-land-hoarding-1336512.html 08th January 2010 Himfr.com Reports Chinese shoemakers eyeing ASEAN to avoid anti-dumping impacts With China-ASEAN FTA coming into full force on January 1, 2010, 7,000 trading items covered by the agreements on the trade of goods and services will be tariff-free, giving Chinese shoemakers, who are facing EU's high anti-dumping duties, a chance to ease... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-chinese-shoemakers-eyeing-asean-to-avoid-antidumping-impacts-1323455.html 05th January 2010 Himfr.com Reports Ministers interpret strategies for 2010 rural work The Central Rural Work Conference closed on December 28, 2009 marking a comprehensive deployment of the agricultural and rural work for 2010. Xinhua News Agency reporters interviewed relevant responsible persons of ministries for interpretation of the mee... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-ministers-interpret-strategies-for-2010-rural-work-1323451.html 05th January 2010 Himfr.com Reports Beijingers in gold rush at year end Gold jewelry sales jumped more than 30 percent over the weekend in Beijing, as bargain shoppers swarmed the city's major jewelry stores on year-end promotions. In a collective sales campaign after international gold prices fell, stores including C... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-beijingers-in-gold-rush-at-year-end-1321334.html 04th January 2010 Himfr.com Reports Thailand moves to send Hmong back to Laos Thailand sent army troops with shields and batons to evict some 4,000 ethnic Hmong asylum seekers Monday and send them back to Laos despite strong objections from the U.S. and rights groups who fear they will face persecution. Under tight security, mor... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-thailand-moves-to-send-hmong-back-to-laos-1319397.html 30th December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Security reviews under way after airliner attack Investigators piecing together a brazen attempt to bring down a trans-Atlantic airliner said Sunday the suspect tucked a small bag holding his deadly concoction on his body, using an explosive that would have been easily detected with the right airport eq... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-security-reviews-under-way-after-airliner-attack-1319396.html 30th December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Obamas salute military in their Christmas message President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama offered Christmas wishes to the nation on Thursday, including a special thanks for the U.S. military. They urged Americans to help support military families this holiday season. In his weekly radio a... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-obamas-salute-military-in-their-christmas-message-1316168.html 29th December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Iran confirms Bin Laden daughter at Saudi Embassy Iran confirmed Thursday that a daughter of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has turned up at the Saudi Embassy in Tehran, but said it does not know how she entered the country. A Saudi newspaper reported Wednesday that Bin Laden's 17-year-old daughter, ... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-iran-confirms-bin-laden-daughter-at-saudi-embassy-1316166.html 29th December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Democrats put health care bill on brink of passage Democrats pushed sweeping health care legislation to the brink of Senate passage Wednesday, crushing a year-end Republican filibuster against President Barack Obama's call to remake the nation's health care system. The 60-39 vote marked the third t... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-democrats-put-health-care-bill-on-brink-of-passage-1314813.html 29th December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Egypt invites Hamas leaders to discuss border steel barrier: Hamas official A senior Hamas movement's official revealed Monday that Egypt invited some Hamas leaders to Cairo to discuss reports saying that Egypt builds a steel barrier on its borders with the Gaza Strip. The London-based al-Hayat newspaper and the Israeli daily... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-egypt-invites-hamas-leaders-to-discuss-border-steel-barrier-hamas-official-1310718.html 22nd December 2009 Himfr.com Reports Unicom on a roll as iPhone sales surge China Unicom's high pricing strategy for Apple Inc's smartphone seems to have paid off at least for now after the company reported better-than-estimated iPhone sales yesterday. Industry analysts are, however, skeptical on whether the gamble would pay ... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-unicom-on-a-roll-as-iphone-sales-surge-1309021.html 22nd December 2009 Himfr.com reports U.S. special envoy concludes visit to DPRK U.S. special envoy Stephen Bosworth concluded his three-day visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday morning, saying his talks with DPRK officials were "very useful." "It was a very useful set of meetings," Bosworth to... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-us-special-envoy-concludes-visit-to-dprk-1289463.html 11th December 2009 Himfr.com reports EU ready to help Greece in debt consolidation European Union top economic official said that the EU is ready to help Greece in consolidation and reform programs to head off concerns triggered by the sovereign credit rating decline by rating agency Fitch. "We take note of the fact that the sust... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-eu-ready-to-help-greece-in-debt-consolidation-1289462.html 11th December 2009 Himfr.com reports US allies to send 6,800 more troops to Afghanistan A NATO spokesman said on Wednesday that 36 ISAF members had pledged some 6,800 more troops to Afghanistan at a force generation conference, which is seen as a move to bolster U.S. President Barack Obama's new Afghan strategy. James Appathurai told ... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-us-allies-to-send-6800-more-troops-to-afghanistan-1289458.html 11th December 2009 Himfr.com reports Ecuador, China to set up oil joint venture Ecuador announced Thursday that it will work with China on a joint venture to explore an oil block in the South American country. China's Sinopec International Petroleum will invest $1 to $1.1 billion to form a joint venture to exploit an oil block wi... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-ecuador-china-to-set-up-oil-joint-venture-1286806.html 10th December 2009 Himfr.com reports Israel unlikely to be impacted by Dubai crisis The Dubai crisis should serve as an eye opener to countries that are too leveraged, said Israeli economists, noting that Israel's continued productivity in the high-tech sector, strict budget policy and banking regulation would mostly shield it from ongoi... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-israel-unlikely-to-be-impacted-by-dubai-crisis-1286796.html 10th December 2009 Himfr.com reports Call for Ghana cocoa to be removed from US child labor list Retention of Ghana produced cocoa on the US Department of Labor's list of goods produced by child or forced labour could hinder efforts to eliminate the practice, claims a senior politician of the major cocoa supplying country. Ghana's cocoa is among ... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-call-for-ghana-cocoa-to-be-removed-from-us-child-labor-list-1282430.html 09th December 2009 Himfr.com reports Backgrounder: New energy, clean energy, renewable energy Many countries have been developing new energy to curb greenhouse gas emissions and fight climate change, while buzzwords such as clean energy, green energy and renewable energy receive much publicity. New energy is a concept that is contrary to tradi... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-backgrounder-new-energy-clean-energy-renewable-energy-1274067.html 07th December 2009 Himfr.com reports Michael Jackson death charges expected to take months A decision on possible criminal charges over the June death of Michael Jackson is "months rather than weeks away", the Los Angeles Times on Monday quoted law enforcement sources as saying. Authorities have consulted medical experts and say there is muc... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-michael-jackson-death-charges-expected-to-take-months-1274065.html 07th December 2009 Frbiz.com reports Oracle and Sun discuss matters relating to the acquisition According to foreign media reported Thursday, SAP CEO Lee Ike (Leo Apotheker) has sent a letter to Oracle CEO Larry Ellison (Larry Ellison), plans to discuss the merger of Oracle and Sun, as well as between the parties and a number of other open problem .... http://www.a1articles.com/frbizcom-reports-oracle-and-sun-discuss-matters-relating-to-the-acquisition-1235026.html 16th November 2009 Frbiz.com reports Beijing Telecom today big push 3G handset subsidies November 6 news, Beijing China Telecom Corporation (hereinafter referred to as Beijing Telecom) announced that today will be a comprehensive offensive launched 3G handset subsidies, the user only specify the amount of pre-existing cost voice can get a con... http://www.a1articles.com/frbizcom-reports-beijing-telecom-today-big-push-3g-handset-subsidies-1230986.html 13th November 2009 Himfr.com Reports Energy-saving intelligent phone focus on power management Analysis from Himfr.com reported that for intelligent phones , power programme is not only used to conduct an efficient regulator, but also used to gradually take account of the phone system-wide energy management issues. Lithium-ion battery technolog... http://www.a1articles.com/himfrcom-reports-energysaving-intelligent-phone-focus-on-power-management-1099591.html 21st September 2009 Marine Corps Air Facility Quantico Marine Corps Air Facility Quantico (MCAF Quantico) (ICAO: KNYG, FAA LID: NYG) is a United States Marine Corps airfield established inside Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia. It was demanded in 1919 and is actually dwelling to HMX-1, the squadron that so... http://www.a1articles.com/marine-corps-air-facility-quantico-1061740.html 02nd September 2009 Sialkot District Sialkot DistrictSialkot District or the District of Sialkot, is one of the localities of the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is established in the north-east of the province.The town of Sialkot is the capital of the district. The famous annals of the D... http://www.a1articles.com/sialkot-district-1061736.html 02nd September 2009