Construction/Building

Beijing's Tongzhou: Rapidly on Its Way to Becoming a Modern, International New City

BEIJING, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tongzhou, located at the head of the thousand-year-old Grand Canal where it meets the eastern end of the Chang'an Avenue, is the eastern gateway to China's capital city of Beijing. The 9.06 square kilometer (3.4 sq. mi.) district, with a population of 1.09 m...

2010-10-18 21:00 1286

Consolidating Strengths in Tongzhou to Create a Modern, International New City

BEIJING, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- After successfully hosting the Olympic Games and China's 60th anniversary celebration, Beijing has entered a new stage of development and set the strategic goal of establishing itself as a world-class city. It is clearly said in the minutes of the 7th Plenar...

2010-10-18 21:00 2769

China Infrastructure Construction Corporation Reports Unaudited First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

First Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Highlights -- Net revenue increased 72.88% to $21.19 million year over year -- Gross profit increased 154.85% to $6.13 million year over year -- Net income increased 108.54% to $3.98 million year over year -- Gross margin was 28.95% compared to 19.6...

2010-10-15 20:00 825

China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. Begins Growth Phase

Increased Production and Sales to Come from its New Zhaoyuan City Cement Plant ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSGJ) ("China Shuangji" or the "Company"), a leading producer of high-quality Portland cement in Shandong and Hainan Pr...

2010-10-06 20:23 943

China Ceramics' Hengda Brands Wins Asia's 500 Most Influential Brands of 2010 Award

JINJIANG, China, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CCLTF, CCLWF, CCLUF) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commerci...

2010-10-04 20:00 878

China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. Announces Appointment of Interim CFO

ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSGJ) ("China Shuangji" or the "Company"), a leading producer of high-quality Portland cement in Shandong and Hainan Provinces in the People's Republic of China (PRC), today announced that it has app...

2010-09-27 19:00 1113

More Perks for Visitors of Asia's Best Design Fairs in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Thailand's invitation to Bangkok International Gift Fair and Bangkok International Houseware Fair (BIG+BIH) October 2010 is not only a great business opportunity and inspiration, but also offers a long list of privileges for international buyers. BIG+BIH fai...

2010-09-22 18:02 809

Shanghai on Showcase at MIPIM Asia 2010

PARIS, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MIPIM Asia today announces the decision of Shanghai Huangpu River Banks Development Construction Investment (Holdings) Co., Ltd. to exhibit at MIPIM Asia 2010. The company is the Shanghai Government's investment agency responsible for the comprehensive urban plan...

2010-09-20 20:57 1476

SouFun Holdings Limited Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange

BEIJING, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SouFun Holdings Limited ("SouFun" or the "Company") (NYSE: SFUN), the leading real estate Internet portal and home furnishing and improvement website in China, today announced that its initial public offering of 2,933,238 American depositary share...

2010-09-17 07:00 1238

Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects to Design New University of Iowa Performing Arts Center

Firm selected from international pool for Hancher Auditorium NEW HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The University of Iowa has chosen Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects (http://www.pcparch.com ) to design the new Hancher Auditorium (http://www.hancher.uiowa.edu ), a replacement for the reno...

2010-09-16 12:54 1782

First Facility Making Fire-Safe, Filament-Wound Composite, Concrete Pole Opens in Australia

Power distribution pole achieves strength and durability with lightweight concrete and Owens Corning Cem-FIL(R) glass fibers. BEIJING, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The world's first full-scale production facility making breakthrough composite power distribution poles has opened by Dulhunty Power...

2010-09-15 15:30 1505

AECOM Book Launch in Hong Kong: Climate Design by AECOM and Professor Peter Droege

HONG KONG, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AECOM has launched Climate Design, a book that explores the current paradigm shift towards deep sustainability. It documents how new thinking can convert investments in urban infrastructure, land use, and development into resilient and enduring support system...

2010-09-14 12:00 2388

CSC Holdings and SgEF Sign MoU to Strengthen Commitment to Green Singapore

SINGAPORE, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SINGAPORE, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CSC Holdings Limited (CSC), Singapore's largest foundation and geotechnical engineering specialist, and Singapore Emulsion Fuel Pte Ltd (SgEF), producer and supplier of environment-friendly Super Green E-Diesel, are ta...

2010-09-14 07:00 976

Developing Nations Can Avoid Building a Legacy of Corrosion, Costing Trillions Annually for Infrastructure Repair and Replacement

Using modern materials, including composites, could save as much as 6.8 trillion Yuan annually in 17 years when China could have the world's largest economy(1) BEIJING, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite sy...

2010-09-15 15:30 1251

China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. Named One of Asia's 200 'Best Under A Billion' by Forbes Asia

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. ("CSST" or the "Company") (NYSE: CSR; Nasdaq Dubai: CSR), a leading integrated surveillance and safety solutions provider in the P.R.C., today announced that Forbes Asia magazine has named CSST among the As...

2010-09-13 19:00 1122

E-House's Project Pipeline Reaches 100 Million Square Meters; Company Announces Strategic Cooperation with Greentown

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or the "Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that as a result of new agency contracts signed recently, its project pipeline has exceeded a total of a...

2010-09-13 17:00 1414

China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. Moves Closer to New Zhaoyuan Facility Opening and Reiterates Growth Outlook

Company Has Ordered, Received and Installed Most Equipment to Complete Construction ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSGJ) ("China Shuangji" or the "Company"), a leading producer of high-quality Portland cement in Shandong and Ha...

2010-09-13 19:00 853

Owens Corning Announces Decision to Divest its Fiberglass Reinforcements Plant in Capivari, Brazil

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems and residential and commercial building materials, today announced a decision to divest its fiberglass reinforcements plant in Capivari, Brazil. The Co...

2010-09-13 19:00 1369

Wowjoint Holdings Limited Signs $3.5 Million in New Sales Contracts with Eden Technology

BEIJING, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wowjoint Holdings Limited ("Wowjoint," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: BWOW, BWOWU, BWOWW), a leading provider of customized heavy duty lifting and carrying machinery used in large scale infrastructure projects such as railway, highway and bridge construction, t...

2010-09-13 20:00 942

Gold Horse International to Present at Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference

HOHHOT, China, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Gold Horse International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GHII) ("Gold Horse" or the "Company"), a multifaceted business group that controls and operates a construction company, real estate development business and a hotel in Inner Mongolia, China, today an...

2010-09-10 23:53 848