Banking/Financial Service

RICS Global RE Weekly: Chinese Real Estate Activity Gaining Traction

HONG KONG, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Next week sees a raft of economic data released in China which should provide an indication as to whether the strong rebound in economic activity has continued into July. The release of the fixed asset investment (FAI) figures on Tuesday 11th will provide a...

2009-08-07 18:33 565

GfK Asia Reports: Smartphones a recession beater in Asia

GfK Asia releases Pan Asia Consumer Technology Retail Results for First Half of 2009 SINGAPORE, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Consumer confidence remains tepid in Asia, even as most of the region slowly makes the transition from recession to recovery. However, the latest data from GfK Asia, a...

2009-08-07 16:31 535

The Red Flag Group Launches New Office in Dubai

New branch will offer the group's full range of ethics and compliance-related services HONG KONG, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Red Flag Group, a leading advisory, due diligence and technology firm, today announced that it has expanded its global presence by opening an office in Dubai, Un...

2009-08-06 17:09 376

Bayreuth Festival's Production of Tristan und Isolde Goes Online on August 9

The Siemens Festival Night 2009 - The Upcoming Highlight for Music Fans all Over the Globe MUNICH, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Through public screening/broadcast at the Bayreuth Festplatz and the live, realtime webstream on the internet, the Siemens Festival Night 2009 introduces Richard Wagn...

2009-08-07 10:35 569

Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited 2009 Interim Results Announcement

Analyst / Investor Conference Call 12 August 2009 (Wednesday) HONG KONG, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited (SEHK: 2332; NYSE: HTX) will announce the Company's interim results on Wednesday 12 August 2009. Chief Executive Officer Mr De...

2009-08-06 19:38 489

China Information Security Technology, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

- 2Q09 Revenue Increases 4.4% YoY to $25.8 Million - - 2Q09 Gross Margin Increases 248 basis points YoY to 47.6% - - 2Q09 Adjusted Net Income Increases 7.6% YoY to $8.2 Million - - Cash Increases by $12.4 Million to $19.4 Million - - Reaffirms FY09 Revenue and Net Income Forecast - ...

2009-08-06 18:00 567

A8 Music Joins Hand with Xinhua News Agency

Exclusively Launch "Xinhua Mobile Media" Platform to Enrich Multimedia Information and Services HONG KONG, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- A8 Digital Music Holdings Limited ("A8 Music" or the "Group") (Stock Code: 00800.HK), a leading integrated digital music company in China, is the exclusive ...

2009-08-06 17:53 472

FUQI International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

2Q09 Revenues Increase 50.6% to $100.8 Million 2Q09 Gross Margin Increases 660 Basis Points to 17.2% 2Q09 Net Income Increases 86.8% to $9.9 Million, or $0.45 per Diluted Share Raises Full Year Revenue and Net Income Guidance SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- FUQ...

2009-08-06 20:00 553

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for July 2009. Consolidated net revenues (unaudited) Jul Jun ...

2009-08-06 16:00 352

Digi Expands AnywhereUSB Product Line with Industry's First Combined USB and Serial over IP Solution and Compact USB Hub

Digi extends USB device capabilities in virtualization, retail and healthcare applications MINNETONKA, Minn., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Digi International (Nasdaq: DGII) today introduced two new AnywhereUSB(R) products, the AnywhereUSB TS and AnywhereUSB/2. The AnywhereUSB TS is the indu...

2009-08-06 17:15 668

RICS: Tenders Continue to Fall in UK as Workloads Plummet

BCIS Tender Price Index Q1 2009 HONG KONG, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tenders prices in UK remain depressed as construction workloads continue to fall, according to the latest Tender Price Index compiled by BCIS, the Building Cost Information Service of the RICS, published recently. ...

2009-08-06 17:03 642

RCI Boosts China Portfolio with Record Signing of Six Resorts

World's largest vacation exchange company continues to expand its global footprint BEIJING, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange and one of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), today announced the addition of six new affiliates in China ...

2009-08-06 12:00 547

Global Payments Launches Broadband Payment Solution Across Asia Pacific

The first advanced card acceptance solution in the region that capitalises on the high-speed and secure processing power of the broadband internet network, helping merchants capture all sales opportunities and improve customer service HONG KONG, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Payments A...

2009-08-06 17:08 586

'NANO KOREA 2009' Comes to Korea on August 26th

The Nano Korea Symposium will be held in conjunction with Nano Korea Exhibition and Micro Tech World SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- "NANO KOREA 2009" (The 7th International Nanotech Symposium & Exhibition in Korea, http://www.nanokorea.or.kr ), the 2nd largest nano technolo...

2009-08-06 09:00 657

The U.S. Conference of Mayors to Address the World Conference of Mayors for Peace at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Past President of The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) Akron Mayor Donald Plusquellic and U.S. Conference of Mayors CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran traveled to Japan for the Annual Peace Memorial Day Ceremony in Hiroshima on Thursda...

2009-08-06 11:48 442

RINO International Corp. to Host 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call at 12:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, August 11, 2009

DALIAN, China, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- RINO International Corp. (Nasdaq: RINO), through its subsidiaries and controlled affiliates in the People's Republic of China (collectively, the "Company" or "RINO"), designs, manufactures, installs and services proprietary and patented wastewater treat...

2009-08-07 04:15 492

Global IT solutions provider Wincor Nixdorf acquires Siemens Inc. subsidiary in the Philippines

SINGAPORE, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Wincor Nixdorf, a leading provider of hardware, software and services technology to banks and retailers, has acquired Siemens Inc.'s Information Technology Products & Services (ITPS) Division. The Manila-based company will now be named as Wincor Nixdorf P...

2009-08-06 10:00 609

QKL Stores Inc. Hosts Supplier Conference

DAQING, China, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeast China, today announced that it held a conference on August 1st at the Sofitel Wanda Hotel in Harbin, China for current and prospective supplier...

2009-08-05 21:00 534

Luoxin Pharma Announces 2009 Interim Results

Profit Attributable to Shareholders marks Sustainable Growth Up 34.2% to Approximately RMB 114,830,000 Focus on Product Research and Reducing Production Costs HONG KONG, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Unaudited financial summary For the six mo...

2009-08-04 19:44 533

GCL-Poly Raises HK$3.68 Billion through Placement of New Shares

Strengthened capital structure for further business expansion HONG KONG, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Limited ("GCL-Poly" or the "Company", stock code: 3800, together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") announced today the successful placement of 1,300,000,000 new sh...

2009-08-04 16:13 516