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Indonesia eyes more investment from China


March 26th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) Indonesia invited Chinese enterprises to increase their investment, said a joint statement released here Sunday as Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono wrapped up a three-day state ... Read more...

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China launches satellite for indigenous global navigation


April 10th, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China early Sunday morning launched its eighth orbiter which will form part of its indigenous satellite-navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou" ... Read more...

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How migratory butterflies use ‘compass and sunlight’ to find their way


January 27th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): A new study examines how migratory monarch butterflies use an internal compass and skylight cues to navigate from eastern North America to Mexico each fall."In general, this ... Read more...

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China launches sixth navigation satellite


November 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched its sixth satellite into the space, which will form part of its global navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3C carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou", ... Read more...

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China launches navigation satellite


April 15th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (Xinhua) China successfully launched its second navigation satellite Wednesday. The carrier rocket, Long March 3C, blasted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province.An official ... Read more...

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