Banking/Financial Service

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Named Best Business Hotel Brand in Asia-Pacific for Ninth Year in a Row

Shangri-La receives seven other accolades at the 2009 Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Travel Awards HONG KONG, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Asia Pacific's leading luxury hotel group, took home the highly coveted title of Best Business Hotel Brand in Asia-Pac...

2009-09-25 20:06 638

Recession Concerns Ease but Global Executives Don't Believe Bull Market Translates to Labor Demand

Labor Market Data Rated Most Accurate Economic Indicator; Majority of Executives Feel Labor Recovery Will Lag Equity Markets LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The most recent Executive Quiz results released today by The Korn/Ferry Institute reveal a significant improvement in the o...

2009-09-29 18:00 532

World Future Energy Summit 2010 set to Reach Three-Year High

-- More Than 50 Countries Confirm Participation in Pivotal Gathering in UAE Capital -- Summit Conference Anticipates 3,000 Delegates and 100 High-Level Speakers -- Exhibition Space at WFES 2010 Increases 51 Per Cent to 45,000 Square Metres ABU DHABI, UAE, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Abu...

2009-09-28 11:00 611

The Registry Collection - Platinum Sponsor For The Alternative Ownership Conference Hotels & Resorts - Asia Pacific 2009

SINGAPORE, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Registry Collection(R) exchange programme, the world's largest luxury exchange programme offered by Group RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange and the European leader in vacation rentals and one of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: ...

2009-09-25 20:06 656

Aedas Announces MIPIM Asia and Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\ Architecture as New Partners for the Greenville Student Design Competition 2009

HONG KONG, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Aedas is very pleased to announce MIPIM Asia and the Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\ Architecture have become the new partners for the Greenville Student Design Competition. The competition is organized and sponsored by SCMP Homes for H...

2009-09-25 14:47 726

XATA, Digi International Sign Partner Agreement

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- XATA Corporation (Nasdaq: XATA), the expert in fleet operations optimization, today announced it has signed a partner services agreement with Digi International (Nasdaq: DGII). Under this pact, Digi will supply select on-truck hardware to support XATA...

2009-09-23 21:26 751

Loudong GN Resources Announces Interim Results 2009

Operating profit and net profit surged 62 times and 24 times respectively HONG KONG, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Financial Highlights For the six months ended 30 June 2009 2008 ...

2009-09-24 20:31 665

China Yuchai International Announces Final Cash Dividend for FY2008

SINGAPORE, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a final cash dividend of US$0.10 per ordinary share for the year ended December 31, 2008. This cash dividend will be paid on ...

2009-09-24 18:45 702

Brocade Expands Alliance Partner Network Program Intended to Provide Channel Partners More Profitability through Comprehensive Service and Support Offerings

New Professional Services, Support Delivery, and Warranty Programs Help Channel Resellers Deliver Higher-Touch Customer Experience SINGAPORE, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Brocade(R) (Nasdaq: BRCD) announced today it is expanding its global Alliance Partner Network with new channel programs...

2009-09-24 20:31 598

Qin Jia Yuan Expects over RMB70 Million Media Value Increase Next Year from Advertising and TV Home Shopping Platform on Hefei TV Channel

HONG KONG, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Qin Jia Yuan Media Services Company Limited (Stock code: 2366, hereinafter referred to as the "Group" or "Qin Jia Yuan") announced the formation of a partnership with Anhui Television Arts Center (hereinafter referred to as the "Partnership"), which mar...

2009-09-24 20:26 522

NetDimensions Hosts User Event for Clients Representing Over 1 Million Active Users

CHICAGO and LONDON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- NetDimensions (London Stock Exchange, AIM: NETD), a global provider of performance, knowledge and learning management systems, announced today record attendance at another successful gathering of users of its industry leading products...

2009-09-24 14:00 492

Xtep Signs All 5 'Super Girls' Winners

First Xtep "Super Girls" concert tour kicks off on 7 October 2009 HONG KONG, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Xtep International Holdings Limited, ("Xtep" or the "Company", together with its subsidiaries the "Group", stock code: 1368), a leading fashion sportswear enterprise, has added to its ...

2009-09-24 20:25 770

ISG Announces New Agreement to Aid Chinese Outsourcing Industry

Business unit TPI will work with Huaqiao to enhance appeal to buyers, service providers, global corporations Shanghai satellite zone poised to become global destination for business process, financial services outsourcing STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Information Services ...

2009-09-24 11:31 553

Himfr.com Introduces New Digital Cameras

BEIJING, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, introduces this autumn's new digital cameras. Sony has just released its T-series model TX1, with a 10.2 MP Exmor R CMOS sensor and a three-in...

2009-09-23 22:00 403

Permanent Secretary Yvonne Choi Joins Celebrations Marking EGL Asia's Triumphal First Year in Hong Kong and the Mainland

HONG KONG, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Emerging only slightly bruised from the globally impacted diamond industry, EGL Asia, the regional arm of leading international gemological laboratory EGL, marked it first anniversary September 22 at a reception held at the Renaissance Harbour View Hote...

2009-09-23 21:30 756

Sino-Global Announces Full Year 2009 Results

BEIJING, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SINO) ("Sino-Global" or the "Company"), a leading, non-state-owned provider of shipping agency services operating primarily in China, today announced its selected audited financial results for the full year ended ...

2009-09-23 17:00 575

Jeju Island to Hold Investment Seminar for Chinese Investors

Jeju Engaged in State-of-the-art Projects to Become a Global Tourism Leader Featuring Medical Tourism and a Theme Park BEIJING and SHANGHAI, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, along with Jeju Free International City Development Center (JDC) and Korea Trade-I...

2009-09-23 21:24 707

No Casualties as Typhoon Koppu Blasts Huizhou Oilfields

HONG KONG, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 0883) announced today that benefiting from the CACT Operators Group's quick response, no casualties has occurred during Typhoon Koppu's recent attack to Huizhou oilfields. CACT Operators Group...

2009-09-23 21:18 529

Coventry Spins Off Top-Ranked Servicing Unit: Launches Montgomery Portfolio Services

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Coventry announced the launch of Montgomery Portfolio Services today, providing institutional owners of longevity-linked portfolios with access to the industry's leading servicing platform. As an affiliate of Coventry First, Montgomery o...

2009-09-23 12:28 621

China Precision Steel Announces Conference Call to Discuss Year End Fiscal 2009 Results

SHANGHAI, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Precision Steel (Nasdaq: CPSL), a niche precision steel processing company principally engaged in producing and selling high precision cold-rolled steel products, today announced that it will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Tue...

2009-09-23 00:06 558