Banking/Financial Service

Lanson Place Jin Qiao Accredited as one of the Designated Serviced Residences for World Expo 2010 in Shanghai, China

HONG KONG, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Lanson Place Hospitality Management Limited announced that its Lanson Place Jin Qiao has been accredited by a joint inspection group that includes the Expo 2010 Shanghai China and Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration. It has subsequently signed the ...

2009-07-29 17:00 586

Chunghwa Picture Tubes Schedules 2009 Q2 Investor Online Conference

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (Stock Code: 2475.tw) has scheduled its 2009 Q2 Investor Online Conference for Aug 6, 2009 at 14:00 (GMT+08:00). This analyst meeting will be webcasted by CANcast and can be accessed at http://www.corpas...

2009-07-29 17:45 427

UMC Reports 2009 Second Quarter Results

Revenue doubled in Q2; growth expected to continue into 3Q TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Second Quarter 2009 Overview (Note 1): -- Revenue increased 108.8% sequentially to NT$22.63 billion (US$690 million) -- Gross margin of 23.8%, operating...

2009-07-29 17:05 408

CEVA Shanghai Wins Gold Medal Award for the Most Secure Warehouse

SHANGHAI, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CEVA, a leading global supply chain management company, has won gold medal for the Most Secure Warehouse in 2008 at Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) Cargo Zone. Following a rigorous independent assessment of CEVA Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) depot'...

2009-07-29 10:00 553

Siliconware Precision Industries Reports a 53.6% Quarter-over-Quarter Growth in Revenues

Resulting in Earnings per Share of NT$ 0.54 or Earnings per ADS of US$ 0.08 for Second Quarter 2009 TAICHUNG, Taiwan, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. ("SPIL" or the "Company") (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 2325; Nasdaq: SPIL) today announced that it...

2009-07-29 13:35 332

CNinsure to Announce Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on August 26, 2009

GUANGZHOU, China, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance intermediary company operating in China, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter 2009 after the close of the U.S. financial markets on August 2...

2009-07-28 17:40 557

RICS Offers International Views on Urban Renewal Strategy, New Ideas to be Submitted for Development Bureau's Consideration

HONG KONG, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In a year-long consultation on Urban Renewal Strategy (URS) Review, the Development Bureau of HKSAR Government has launched an overhaul review process since July 2008 in an attempt to collect views and encourage inputs from the industry and the public. R...

2009-07-27 18:38 506

CNOOC Ltd. Announces New Discovery JZ20-2N in Bohai Bay

HONG KONG, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.", NYSE: CEO; SEHK: 0883) announced today that the Company has successfully drilled a new discovery - JinZhou (JZ) 20-2N. JZ 20-2N is located in the northeast of Liaodong Bay, about 4 kilometers north to ...

2009-07-28 09:31 406

Sino-Global Establishes Partnership with Forbes & Company Ltd.

Agreement enhances shipping agency cooperation in both China- and India-based ports BEIJING, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SINO) ("Sino-Global" or the "Company"), a leading, non-state-owned provider of shipping agency and forwarder services...

2009-07-27 17:00 665

Alpha Networks Schedules 2009 Q2 Results Investor Conference

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Networks Inc. (Stock Code: 3380.tw) has scheduled its 2009 Q2 Results Investor Conference for Aug 7, 2009 at 14:00 (GMT+08:00) at Alpha Networks Headquarters in Hsinchu. The analyst meeting will feature remarks by John Lee, CEO; Doug...

2009-07-27 18:39 391

Hong Kong: The Best Market To Invest

CSOP Launches Greater China-focused Absolute Return Fund for Professional Investors HONG KONG, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hong Kong's stock market will trend upward with high volatility in the second half of 2009, according to Mr. Liang (Michael) WEN, Chief Investment Officer of CSOP Asse...

2009-07-27 16:30 665

MTK Schedules 2009 Q2 Investor Conference Call & Webcast in English

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- MediaTek Inc. (Stock Code: 2454.tw) has scheduled its 2009 Q2 Investor Conference Call & Webcast in English for Aug 4, 2009 at 16:00 (GMT+08:00). The analyst meeting will feature remarks by Mr. Mingto Yu, Vice President, CFO & Spokesperson...

2009-07-27 16:30 343

HDMI Developers Conference to be held at International IC-China Conference & Exhibition's Dongguan Event Sept. 18

Mainland China's largest systems design event set to attract thousands of consumer electronics and personal computer design engineers and product planners in South China HONG KONG, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) welcomes HDMI(R) Licensing, LLC at the 14th...

2009-07-27 15:00 794

'One Number to Ring Them All' -- Intregen Launches Unique Global SMS Contact Service

SINGAPORE, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Intregen is pleased to announce the launch of its GenTalk800 product for corporate clients. GenTalk800 is a global, inbound calling service that complements traditional toll-free services, providing for the first time a global solution that saves costs,...

2009-07-28 08:00 682

Water Features From Arabian Nights

Most Expensive Hotel in the Mediterranean With Unique Water Features Highly Specialised Design Required Meticulous Planning HOERSTEL, Germany, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- OASE Living Water (OASE), the leading worldwide premium supplier for water gardens, fountain technology and lake manag...

2009-07-28 10:00 473

ATERAS Receives Product Innovation Award for Legacy Conversion Tool

eavRPM(TM) Simplifies The Modernization Process for COBOL and Natural Applications DALLAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ATERAS, a leading provider of solutions for legacy migration and modernization, announced today the receipt of Microsoft Corp.’s Product Innovation award for eavRPM...

2009-07-23 21:00 354

Germany1 to Acquire AEG Power Solutions

SINGAPORE, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Germany1 Acquisition Limited (Euronext: GAL1S, "Germany1"), a special purpose acquisition company ("SPAC"), has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of AEG Power Solutions B.V. ("AEG PS") for cash and shares assuming an enterprise value of e...

2009-07-27 09:00 575

Super Stars Lighten up Beijing City

Kappa OMINI 40th Anniversary Party Achieved Great Success HONG KONG, July 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The leading international sportswear brand enterprise in the PRC, China Dongxiang (Group) Co., Ltd. ("China Dongxiang" or "the Company"; stock code: 3818) held a grand celebration party on 17 J...

2009-07-24 12:43 470

Himfr.com Predicts China to Become the World’s Largest Tool Market

BEIJING, July 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, predicts that China will become the world’s largest tool market. Due to rapid development of the manufacturing sector, t...

2009-07-24 22:00 474

Chemspec International Limited Announces Management Appointments

SHANGHAI, July 24 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Chemspec International Limited (NYSE: CPC) ("Chemspec" or the "Company"), a leading China-based contract manufacturer of highly-engineered specialty chemicals, today announced two recent senior management appointments: Dr. Jinhua (Jim) Chen was pr...

2009-07-24 17:00 556