Banking/Financial Service

Zhong An Spends RMB550 Million in Acquiring a Land in Education Area, Xiaoheshan, Hangzhou, Further Optimizes Its Land Bank Portfolio

HONG KONG, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Zhong An Real Estate Limited ("Zhong An" or the "Group"; stock code: 672), one of the leading PRC property developers in Pan Yangtze River Delta region, today announced that the Group entered into a contract with Yuhang District Bureau, Hangzhou Bureau o...

2009-10-16 12:40 727

HSH Chairman Receives The 2009 HICAP Lifetime Achievement Award

HONG KONG, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Honourable Sir Michael Kadoorie, Chairman of The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH), a hotels and property company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, today received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the 2009 Hotel Investment Conference...

2009-10-15 17:43 719

The Gateway to Asia is in Berlin

BERLIN, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- - Asia-Pacific Weeks Close With the "InFashion" Fashion Performance The Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin 2009 are headed for a close. In the last 12 days, over 150 separate events were held on this year's focus themes - mobility and energy - under t...

2009-10-16 10:00 544

Hurray! Announces Management Changes

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hurray! Holding Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: HRAY), a leader in artist development, music production and wireless music distribution and other wireless value-added services in China, today announced the resignation as Chief Executive Officer of Mr. Songzuo Xiang, and ...

2009-10-15 21:00 630

China Marine Food Group Ltd. Secures Tax Holiday for a Term of Three Years

Company receives recognition as an enterprise of "New and High Technology" in the Fujian Province SHISHI, China, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Marine Food Group Ltd. (NYSE Amex: CMFO), a processor of seafood-based snack foods and distributor of fresh and frozen marine catch, to...

2009-10-15 21:00 591

Baidu to Report Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results on October 26, 2009

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Baidu, Inc. (Nasdaq: BIDU), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009, after the U.S. market closes on October 26, 2009. Baidu’s management ...

2009-10-15 18:00 495

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Refutes Statement Published by Citi Investment Research & Analysis

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (TAIEX: 2311; NYSE: ASX) (hereinafter "ASE", or the "Company") officially refuted the statement in the ASE company report published by Citi Investment Research & Analysis on October 12th, 2009, indi...

2009-10-15 15:00 347

Virgin.com Launches New User-Centric Website with DediPower

Managed hosting specialist provides bespoke platform for new group portal READING, England, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Virgin continues to innovate online, launching its new community-focused Virgin.com site, hosted by DediPower. The hosting and data centre solutions provider has been ta...

2009-10-15 15:00 830

TANDBERG Driving Telepresence Innovation with the Introduction of the Immersive TANDBERG Telepresence T1

Analysts recommend investment in TANDBERG Telepresence technology for its industry-leading interoperability HONG KONG, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today, TANDBERG (OSLO: TAA.OL) announced it is driving innovation in the telepresence market with the new immersive TANDBERG Telepresence T1. T...

2009-10-15 11:40 424

Global Sources announces the appointment of a Deputy CEO

HONG KONG, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) ( http://www.globalsources.com ) today announced the immediate appointment of Spenser Au as Deputy Chief Executive Officer. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200708071747.jpg ) Spenser joined the Global Sou...

2009-10-15 12:05 850

Sterling Trader Unveils Major Technology Investment in China

CHICAGO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sterling Trader, Inc., a pioneering provider of trading technology, support, and processing, is pleased to announce the opening of its' new state of the art data center in Hong Kong, bringing Sterling Trader's proprietary international trading network into...

2009-10-19 10:00 586

Honeywell-Nobel Initiative at Chongqing University

Nobel Laureate in Physics - Professor John L. Hall delivers lecture on Optical Frequency Comb CHONGQING, China, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON), today announced the commencement of the Honeywell-Nobel Laureate Lecture Series at Chongqing University. Professor John...

2009-10-15 10:00 1073

QJY Enters into Exclusive Advertisement Dealership for Outdoor News LED Boards -- the First Step Towards Becoming a Multi-media Service Group

HONG KONG, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Qin Jia Yuan Media Services Company Limited (Stock code: 2366; hereinafter referred to as "QJY" or the "Group") is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive advertising underwriting agreement for outdoor LED boards between Qin Jia Yuan (China) Adve...

2009-10-14 20:34 630

Riemann Investment advised Vtion Wireless Technology AG to Successfully Float on German Main Board

SHANGHAI, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Riemann Investment Holdings Ltd. ('Riemann Investment'), as the sole financial advisor of Vtion Wireless Technology AG ("Vtion AG"or the "Company"), advised, coordinated and completed all the preparation for its listing on the Prime Standard of Frankfurt St...

2009-10-15 10:00 1040

Interlink announces strategic partnership with RegistryASP

Interlink appoints RegistryASP as the backend technology provider for new gTLD initiatives. TOKYO, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Interlink Co ('Interlink') of Japan has entered into a strategic partnership with Malaysian-based RegistryASP for provisioning of new gTLD registry solutions and s...

2009-10-14 18:50 766

Huaneng Power International, Inc. Year-on-year Increase in Power Generation for the First Three Quarters of 2009

BEIJING, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Huaneng Power International, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: HNP; HKEx: 902; SSE: 600011) today announces its power generation for the first three quarters of 2009. According to the Company's preliminary statistics, as of September 30, 2009, the Company...

2009-10-14 19:25 454

RICS Supports The Government to Revitalize Industrial Buildings for Creative Industry Development and to Conserve Heritage Buildings in Central

RICS Hong Kong Response HONG KONG, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Hong Kong supports the newly announced policies in relation to revitalization of industrial buildings and conservation of Central heritage to create refreshing breathing zone...

2009-10-14 19:17 886

Orient Paper, Inc Engages BDO Limited as New Independent Auditor for Fiscal Year 2009 Annual Audit

BAODING, Hebei, China, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Orient Paper, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OPAI) ("Orient Paper" or the "Company"), which controls and operates Hebei Baoding Orient Paper Milling Co., Ltd. ("HBOP"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of diversified paper products...

2009-10-14 21:00 622

Checkpoint Expands its Apparel Labeling Solutions Capabilities

Brilliant Label Acquisition Extends Range and Capacity to More Than 10 Billion Labels Annually HONG KONG, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Checkpoint Systems, a global leader in shrink management, merchandise visibility and apparel labeling solutions, today commented on the expansion of its Ap...

2009-10-26 09:00 1489

Avnet, Inc. Acquires Controlling Interest in Vanda Group

Strategic Investment in IT Solutions and Services Provider Opens New Markets in China, Macau and Hong Kong PHOENIX, Ariz., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia// -- Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) today announced that it has, with effect from October 5, 2009, acquired a controlling interest in Vanda Group from H...

2009-10-14 17:00 891