Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. No one is quite sure how the longhorned tick Haemaphysalis longicornisan invasive bug originally from East Asia arrived in New Jersey and where, exactly, it came from. But what is clear is that this new tick is capable of surviving winters in the state and is now establishing a stable population.
The Four Asian TigersFour Asian Dragons or Four Little Dragonsin Chinese and Koreanonly the "dragon" terms are usedare the economies of Hong KongSingaporeSouth Korea and Taiwanwhich underwent rapid industrialization and maintained exceptionally high growth rates in excess of 7 percent a year between the early s mids for Hong Kong and s. By the early 21st century, all four had developed into high-income economies developed countriesspecializing in areas of competitive advantage. Hong Kong and Singapore have become world-leading international financial centreswhereas South Korea and Taiwan are world leaders in manufacturing electronic components and devices.
Chinese writing is logographic, that is, every symbol either represents a word or a minimal unit of meaning. From the aspects of sound, every Chinese character represents one syllable. Many of these syllables are also words, but we should not think that every word in modern Chinese is monosyllabic.
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The National Institutes of Health is investigating whether a dozen researchers there failed to report taking funding from foreign governments, specifically China. Last August, NIH sent a letter to more than 10, research institutions urging them to ensure that NIH grantees are properly reporting their foreign ties. The agency also said it is investigating about a half-dozen cases in which NIH-funded investigators may have broken reporting rules, and it reminded researchers who review grant applications that they should not share proposal information with outsiders.
The England captain limped off the field with an ankle injury after defeat to Manchester United on Sunday and will now miss at least 10 games for Spurs. Son has flown to Dubai to play in the Asian Cup for South Korea and, depending on how far his nation go in the competition, could miss the next four Tottenham fixtures. Spurs are left with just Fernando Llorente as their only available striker after manager Mauricio Pochettino said Vincent Janssesn was not in his plans. The tournament then moves into a Round of 16 on January, quarter-finals onsemi-finals on and the final takes place on 1 February.
Seoul CNN Warplanes from four countries faced off Tuesday in a chaotic and unprecedented confrontation above a small, disputed island off the coast of South Korea and Japan. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.