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The New Media Revolution in Children's Education and Entertainment

BEIJING, Dec. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A Nielsen survey on November 2012 shows that 48% of American kids want an iPad for Christmas, while 36% want an iPad mini. Mary Meeker comments in her 2012 KPCB Internet Trends Year-End Update at Stanford that there has been a re-imagining of nearly everything,...

2012-12-25 06:52 1091

Dow Jones Special Committee Endorses Gerard Baker as New Editor

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Special Committee has approved the appointment of Gerard Baker to succeed Robert Thomson as editor-in-chief and managing editor of the Wall Street Journal. The committee and Mr. Thomson began consultation on the appointment several weeks ago. T...

2012-12-04 00:50 1098

The Peninsula Shanghai is Acclaimed as the World's Best Business Hotel by Travel + Leisure Magazine

Seven of The Peninsula Shanghai's sister hotels were also ranked amongst the top three business hotels for their respective cities included in the survey SHANGHAI, Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Peninsula Shanghai( http://www.peninsula.com ) has been honoured by Travel + Leisure magazineas the...

2012-11-30 11:00 3237

Scotiabank named Global Bank of the Year

Scotiabank is the first Canadian bank to be recognized as Global Bank of the Year and Bank of the Year in the Americas by The Banker magazine TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Scotiabank today received recognition as Global Bank of the Year from The Banker magazine, a Financial Times publica...

2012-11-29 19:30 1262

Nature Communications Editors Join Macmillan Office in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai is now home to two editors from one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary science journals, the first time that Nature Publishing Group has based full-time editors in mainland China. Ed Gerstner, PhD, moved to Shanghai this month from NPG’s London ...

2012-11-28 10:00 2745

An Extra-Ordinary Beginning! The First Significant Female Superhero Arrives

PRAGUE, Nov. 20, 2012/PRNewswire/ -- "An Extra-Ordinary Beginning", the debut novel by A.D. Winch about a new kind of superhero, is out now. Children and adults around the world who are tired of the stereotypical superhero - white adult male with his underpants outside his trousers - will find th...

2012-11-20 16:30 1198

ASEAN's Top 25 Most Influential People in the Financial Markets

Profiled in November's issue of Alpha Southeast Asia BANGKOK, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Southeast Asia published in its November issue a list of the most independent banking, investment and corporate board-level executives in the private sector across the ASEAN region. Following an i...

2012-11-15 11:00 967

ASEAN's Top 25 Most Influential People in the Financial Markets

Profiled In November's Issue of Alpha Southeast Asia KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Southeast Asia published in its November issue a list of the most independent banking, investment and corporate board-level executives in the private sector across the ASEAN region. ...

2012-11-15 09:00 1158

Fifty Shades Social has Just Gone Live

BIRMINGHAM, England, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Phenomenal Fifty Shades Trilogy has blown all other sensualised Book Sales records out of the bedroom, into oblivion. Fifty Shades( http://www.fiftyshadessocial.com ) has created a huge impact with its portrayal of the raunchy relationship ...

2012-11-13 18:00 1151

Lenovo and TSMC Head Short Lists for the IR Magazine Awards - Greater China 2012

Tech companies located in Mainland China and Taiwan set to do battle for regional IR honors -- Lenovo and TSMC short-listed in nine award categories -- Delta Electronics, PetroChina, China Resources Enterprise and Pacific Basin Shipping follow closely in eight award categories -- I...

2012-11-05 07:30 1835

The Journal of Commerce Launches Hurricane Sandy Alerts for Supply Chain Impact

NEWARK, New Jersey, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Journal of Commerce has set up a special website section to alert JOC members on how Hurricane Sandy impacts supply chain infrastructure. Complete coverage is available online at http://www.joc.com/special-topics/hurricane-sandy. Hurricane Sandy ...

2012-10-31 08:10 1501

Serials Solutions Summon Service Expands Japanese-language Content with Japan Medical Abstracts Society

Mutual customers will have access to article abstracts from 5,800 journals SEATTLE, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Serials Solutions(R)( http://www.serialssolutions.com ), a ProQuest(R) business and the Japan Medical Abstracts Society (JAMAS) have dramatically improved access to Japanese-language ...

2012-10-29 09:00 1070

Hybrid, Plug-in and High MPG Gasoline Vehicles Vie for 2013 Green Car of the Year Honor

Winner to be Revealed at LA Auto Show Press Conference on November 29 LOS ANGELES, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Five exceptional vehicles have been named finalists for Green Car Journal's( http://greencarjournal.com ) 2013 Green Car of the Year(R)( http://greencarjournal.com ). For the eighth co...

2012-10-25 21:06 1586

RS Components Launches New iPhone App for its eTech Magazine

Latest edition of the interactive publication also includes enhanced features for existing iPad, Android and printed versions SINGAPORE, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- RS Components( http://uk.rs-online.com/web ) (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc( http://www.electrocomponents.com )...

2012-10-04 10:00 1439

An iOS App to Enrich Your Time with Children, "Bedtime Stories vol.1 - European Fairy Tales -", Available Now at the App Store

TOKYO, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Excite Japan Co., Ltd. announced today that it has launched an iOS app "Bedtime Stories vol.1 - European Fairy Tales -" for iPhone and iPad users worldwide. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prn/20120927/HK79561 ) "Bedtime Stories vol.1 - European Fairy Tal...

2012-09-27 22:00 1148

SPRG Earns Multiple Accolades at Worldwide Industry Awards

Richard Tsang receives SABRE outstanding individual achievement title HONG KONG, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategic Public Relations Group ("SPRG" or the "Group") is pleased to announce that its Chairman, Richard Tsang, was bestowed with the Outstanding Individual Achievement title during t...

2012-09-27 20:43 1767

Identify Innovative, Uncontested Market Space Opportunities with the New Mega Trends

A book written by Frost & Sullivan and published by Palgrave Macmillan provides implications for our future lives LONDON, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan's "New Mega Trends" identifies and evaluates emerging Mega Trends and their sub trends, translating these to real opportunities...

2012-09-26 14:00 1008

The Journal of Commerce Announces Agenda for 2013 TPM Conference

Opening Keynote by Maersk Line CEO Soren Skou NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Journal of Commerce announced the agenda for its 13th annual Trans-Pacific Maritime( http://www.jocevents.com/tpm2013 ) conference, on Mar. 3-6, 2013 in Long Beach, Calif., including an opening keynote by...

2012-09-26 03:09 1403

The Rising Star in Apparel Sourcing, and the Future of 'Made in China'

Tradegood's latest iBook release provides valuable insights into manufacturing trends NEW YORK and HONG KONG, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tradegood( http://www.itradegood.com ), a B2B sourcing community that connects responsible buyers with trusted suppliers, has released an iBook on Apple(R...

2012-09-24 12:19 1147

China Telecom Being Voted Again "Asia's Most Honored Companies"

HONG KONG, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or "the Company"; HKEx: 00728; NYSE: CHA) is pleased to announce that the Company has been voted by professional investors again as one of the "Asia's Most Honored Companies" and "Asia's Best Investor Relati...

2012-09-18 17:50 1871
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