Banking/Financial Service

IGI Deal Expands Fudan University's Gem Program

International Gemological Institute signs education agreement with Fudan's Shanghai Institute of Visual Art, marking China milestone for world's leading lab SHANGHAI, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- World-leading gemological laboratory International Gemological Institute today announced an educa...

2010-02-25 15:32 1278

Shiner International, Inc. Appoints Jeffrey T. Roney as Chief Financial Officer

HAIKOU, China, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shiner International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BEST), a market leader in food safety and anti-counterfeiting packaging, today announced the appointment of Mr. Jeffrey T. Roney as the company's Chief Financial Officer. His responsibilities will include overseeing ...

2010-02-25 19:55 534

U.S. Helps Russians Storm to Victory in First Annual PutItOn Picture Show

LOS ANGELES, Feb., 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- And so it was that despite 57 entries representing countries as diverse as China, Lithuania, Britain, Egypt, Romania, Ukraine, Palestine and the United States of America, Russian entrants stormed to victory in the short, feature film and acting categori...

2010-02-25 17:46 958

Altai Technologies Starts Volume Shipment of New Super WiFi Solution for 3G Data Offload

Over 15 Tier 1 Carriers on Trial or have Commercially Deployed the New Solution HONG KONG, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Altai Technologies, a carrier-grade Super WiFi equipment supplier, today announced that it has started shipment of its new Super WiFi Solution to carriers for 3G data of...

2010-02-25 17:30 393

PayPal is Now a Way to Pay for Facebook Ads and Facebook Credits

PALO ALTO, Calif. and SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Facebook and PayPal today announced a strategic relationship to offer PayPal in key parts of Facebook's advertising and developer systems. As part of the relationship, advertisers around the world will soon be able to u...

2010-02-25 10:46 815

UCLA Anderson Examines Increasing Role of China in Global Economy

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- UCLA Anderson School of Management will host its fourth annual Wilbur K. Woo Greater China Business Conference, titled "China: Driving the Global Economy Recovery," on February 26, 2010. The all-day event will join an elite group of thought leaders, busi...

2010-02-25 07:00 780

Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Addition to Senior Management Team

NANJING, China, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Simcere Pharmaceutical Group ("Simcere" or the "Company") (NYSE: SCR), a leading pharmaceutical company specializing in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of branded generic and proprietary pharmaceuticals in China, today announced the ...

2010-02-25 08:00 600

Himfr Evaluates Samsung B7620

BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, evaluates the Samsung B7620 The Samsung B7620's measurements are 118 x 58 x 16.4. It also has the popular big-screen touch-sensitive technology...

2010-02-24 23:00 473

Frbiz Discusses Mainstream 3G Mobile Phones

BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Frbiz.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms, discusses mainstream 3G mobile phones. Nokia N97 Mini -- 3,595RMB The new Nokia N97 Mini is more compact and lighter-weight (by 12 grams) than the N97, which is only about 138 grams. The ...

2010-02-24 23:00 449

Find Win-Win Opportunities for Publishing Innovation at Digital Publishing Asia Pacific 2010

SHANGHAI, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Traditional publishing industry is experiencing a new surge of digitization after completing the evolution from "type and fire" to "laser and electronics." Building from the basis of the traditional publishing industry, and employing the strength of the adv...

2010-02-24 22:00 785

RICS Strongly Supports the Improved Land Supply Policy, Implementation of 'Operation Building Bright' and Investment in Infrastructure Announced Under the Budget 2010-11

HONG KONG, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- RICS Hong Kong Response In response to the Budget 2010-11 announcement today, RICS welcomes and supports the initiatives put forward by the Financial Secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on land, property and building rel...

2010-02-24 19:43 613

New Zealand Showcases Cutting Edge Learning Technology at iCTLT 2010

SINGAPORE, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Cutting-edge learning technology developed by New Zealand companies will be on show at the International Conference on Teaching and Learning Technology (iCTLT) 2010 in Singapore from March 4-6, 2010. New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, the New Zealand Gove...

2010-02-24 19:18 614

Trina Solar Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 Results

Record Quarterly and Annual Shipments, Revenue and Gross Margin Achieved CHANGZHOU, China, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic products from the production of ingots, wafers ...

2010-02-24 19:00 770

China Real Estate Information Corporation to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Financial Results on March 9, 2010

SHANGHAI, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Real Estate Information Corporation ("CRIC" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CRIC), a leading provider of real estate information, consulting and online services in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and ...

2010-02-24 18:30 684

E-House to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Financial Results on March 9, 2010

SHANGHAI, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009 before the U.S. markets open on ...

2010-02-24 18:30 682

Funtalk China Holdings Limited Announces Earnings Date for Third Quarter Fiscal 2010 Financial Results

BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Funtalk China Holdings Limited (the "Company") (Nasdaq: FTLK) today announced that the Company will report its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2010 before the market opens on Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010. Management will host a conferenc...

2010-02-24 22:00 644

China Sunergy to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results on March 11, 2010

NANJING, China, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd (Nasdaq: CSUN), a specialized solar cell manufacturer based in Nanjing, China, today announced that it will report financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009 on March 11, 2010 prior to US mark...

2010-02-24 21:00 493

Giant Interactive Group Inc. Schedules 2009 Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Earnings Release on Thursday, March 4, 2010

Earnings Conference Call to be held on March 4, 2010 at 8:00 pm (US Eastern Standard Time) / 5:00 pm (US Pacific Standard Time) / March 5, 2010 at 9:00 am (Beijing Time) SHANGHAI, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Giant Interactive Group Inc. (NYSE: GA) ("Giant" or the "Company"), one of China...

2010-02-24 21:00 923

Sino Gas International Holdings Inc. Announces U.S.-Based Addition of Board Member

BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sino Gas International Holdings, Inc. ("the Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: SGAS), announced today that Mr. Yong Li was appointed a director and a member of the audit committee on February 22, 2010. Mr. Li was a partner at Investwide LLC and Investwide Capit...

2010-02-24 15:00 533

Looking Beyond the Financial Crisis: Vulnerabilities Related to Fast Growth in Microfinance

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Recent repayment troubles in four rapidly-growing microfinance markets do not stem from the financial crisis, according to a new report by CGAP, a microfinance group based at the World Bank, but from the way that microfinance operates in fast-growth mar...

2010-02-24 22:00 624