Banking/Financial Service

Wahaha Reviews 21:0 Whitewash Against Danone

HANGZHOU, China, April 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 3-year dispute which resulted in a series of worldwide lawsuits between two beverage giants, China’s Wahaha and Danone, the biggest international war in scale since China’s reform and opening up, is expected to come to a close with the final ver...

2009-04-13 20:00 441

Himfr.com Analyzes 2009's LED Industry Trends

BEIJING, April 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes 2009’s LED industry trends. The LED industry has experienced many ups and downs. Throughout the development of the LED industry’s tre...

2009-04-13 22:00 469

Himfr.com Analysis: Sensor Industry to Have a Prosperous Future

BEIJING, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes the sensor industry. Sensor technology is the cutting-edge of modern technology; the sensor industry is recognized as the future of de...

2009-04-09 22:00 453

Solar and Environmental Technologies Corp. Awarded ‘Excellence in the Field of Environment Technology Development’

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On March 20th, Solar and Environmental Technologies Corp. (Solar - ETC) received the First Place Award for "Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Development" at the CleanEquity Monaco 2009 Emerging Technology Conference held in Monaco...

2009-04-10 11:36 624

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hires Bryan Weadock as Head of Americas Fixed Income Sales

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bank of America Merrill Lynch today announced that Bryan Weadock will join the company's Global Markets group as head of Americas Fixed Income Sales in July 2009. Weadock was most recently head of Investor Client Management at JP Morgan Chase & Co. in New Y...

2009-04-09 14:33 819

Himfr.com Analyzes China's Children's Wear Market

BEIJING, April 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes China’s children’s wear market. Amid new market challenges and with more children's clothing manufacturers entering the market, 2009 is ...

2009-04-08 22:00 433

Foreign VC/PE Firms Remain Confident in the Prospect of China Market

China Venture Capital Association (CVCA) Releases its Latest Industry Survey Report BEIJING, April 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Venture Capital Association (CVCA) released the latest survey report on the China VC/PE industry. According to the report, in the context of the deepening global fin...

2009-04-08 00:00 556

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hires Steven Niemczyk as Global Head of Asset Management Investment Banking

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bank of America Merrill Lynch today announced that Steven J. Niemczyk will join the company's Global Corporate & Investment Banking business as global head of Asset Management Investment Banking in June 2009. Niemczyk has been global head of Asset Managemen...

2009-04-08 13:56 975

TootooMart Analyzes the Development of Apparel E-Commerce

BEIJING, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Analysts on TootooMart.com (http://www.tootoomart.com/ ) say that the e-commerce has provided great help for enterprises from different points, such as retail, home trade, foreign trade and industry chain. The e-commerce (http://www.tootoomart.com/clearancez...

2009-04-07 22:00 515

Economic Slowdown is More Opportunity Than Threat, According to Hewitt Best Employers in Asia

30 organizations in Asia Pacific named as Hewitt Best Employers HONG KONG, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hewitt Associates, a global human resources consulting and outsourcing company, revealed main findings in its annual Hewitt Best Employers in Asia 2009 study today, and named 30 organizatio...

2009-04-07 20:57 975

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for March and 1st quarter of 2009. Consolidated net revenues (unaudited) ...

2009-04-07 16:00 405

mergermarket Greater China M&A Round-Up Q1 2009

Greater China M&A figures are down 74% in the first quarter of 2009 hitting lowest level in 4 years HONG KONG, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Greater China M&A figures are down 74% from the previous quarter -- hitting their lowest level in 4 years, according to mergermarket, the ind...

2009-04-07 17:11 878

Vectone Increases its Value to Norwegian Customers With Free International Weekend Calls

LONDON, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Vectone mobile, the international call specialists, are demonstrating their ongoing commitment to their Norwegian Customers by offering free international weekend calls to selected popular destinations with every Top up. Simply by topping-up in the w...

2009-04-07 11:12 601

CCG Investor Relations Announces Agency Expansion; Opens New Office in San Francisco Bay Area

Appoints Steve Pavlovich as Managing Director, San Francisco Bay Area LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, April 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CCG Investor Relations, a leading global investor relations and strategic communications agency, announced today the expansion of the agency through the opening of a ...

2009-04-03 23:00 627

Himfr.com Discusses China’s Fastener Industry Development Situation

BEIJING, April 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, discusses the fastener industry’s development situation. Fasteners are basic pieces of general-purpose hardware and are manufactured using steel,...

2009-04-02 22:00 452

iShares(TM) ETFs Experience Strong Demand Despite Market Volatility

An impressive 43.7% (Note 1) growth in AUM recorded in 2008 HONG KONG, April 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Barclays Global Investors ("BGI"), one of the world's largest asset managers and the world leader in exchange traded funds (ETFs)(Note 2), experienced encouraging growth in its iShares family o...

2009-04-02 10:20 655

Malaysia - Spouses of Employment Pass Holders Permitted to Work; Permits Foundation Applauds New Regulations

KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Malaysian Immigration Department has published new regulations that allow spouses on a Dependent Pass to take paid employment after obtaining an endorsement in their passport by the Immigration Department. They no longer need their own Employment Pa...

2009-04-01 01:36 597

Xinyinhai Announces Financial Results For The Year Of 2008

Revenues Increased By 12% Net Income Increased By 14.67% HARBIN, China, March 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Xinyinhai Technology, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: XNYH), a market leader in China’s fast-growing financial documents printing industry, today rep...

2009-03-31 21:30 700

Global Payments Continues Its Leadership Position with Top Honours at Card Industry Awards

In Market Share and Merchant Sales Volume HONG KONG, April 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Payments Asia-Pacific Limited ("Global Payments"), a joint venture between The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited ("HSBC") and U.S.- based Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), received a num...

2009-04-01 10:00 596

CNinsure to Acquire Additional Interests in Two Insurance Agencies

GUANGZHOU, China, March 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance intermediary company operating in China, today announced that it has entered into separate agreements to acquire an additional 41% equity interest in Hangzhou Fanhua Zhixin Insurance Age...

2009-03-31 19:45 645