Banking/Financial Service

WLG Reports Fiscal 2007 Results

Revenues Exceed $176 Million -- Up 76% Over Prior Year Revenues of $100 Million CHICAGO, April 3, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WLG Inc. ("WLG") (OTC Bulletin Board: WLGI), a global provider of integrated transport and logistics services, is pleased to report its financial results for...

2008-04-03 12:10 518

Golden Eagle Announces 2007 Annual Results

Profit attributable to equity holders surged by 66.3% to RMB386 million HONG KONG, April 2, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Golden Eagle Retail Group Limited (HKEx: 3308), a premium department store chain in the PRC, announced its 2007 annual results. ...

2008-04-02 18:53 647

Melco Announces 2007 Annual Results

Highlights -- Revenue increased by 27% to HK$1.016 billion -- Net profit attributable to shareholders was HK$2.691 billion -- Basic earnings per share was HK$2.19 -- Net asset value attributable to shareholders per share increased by 36% to HK$8.40 ...

2008-04-01 10:57 566

XFMedia Appoints a New Independent Director and Strengthens Board Committees

BEIJING, March 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- XFMedia (Nasdaq: XFML), a leading media group in China, announced the addition of another independent director to its Board of Directors, Mr. David Green is Chairman and Founder of SEPTEMBER FILMS, a leading television production company with offices in L...

2008-03-31 21:04 588

Kiu Hung International Completed Acquisition of Two Coal Mines with a Total Consideration of HK$772 Million

Fast Expanding Coal Energy Business with Total Coal Reserves of Over 570 Million Tons HONG KONG, March 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kiu Hung International Holdings Limited ("Kiu Hung International" or the "Company", HKEx: 381) has today completed the acquisition of the entire equity ...

2008-03-31 12:25 523

IRG Looks to Acquire Pacnet’s Entire Stake in Philippine Joint Venture

MANILA, Philippines, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Internet Limited, a Pacnet company, today announced the signing of a Letter of Offer from IRG to buy Pacnet’s entire stake in its Philippine joint venture, Primeworld Digital Systems, Inc. (PDSI). Under the terms of the Offer...

2008-03-27 23:09 471

Bonso Electronics Reports Results for the Second Quarter Ended 30 September 2007

TORTOLA, British Virgin Island, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bonso Electronics International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BNSO) a designer and manufacturer of sensor based and communications products, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended 30 September 2007. The com...

2008-03-27 20:40 561

Chunghwa Telecom Reports Operating Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007

TAIPEI, Taiwan, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (TAIEX: 2412; NYSE: CHT) ("Chunghwa" or "the Company"), today reported its operating results for fourth quarter and full year 2007. All figures are presented on consolidated basis and prepared in accordance wit...

2008-03-27 16:44 517

Sunshine Paper Announced 2007 Annual Results

HONG KONG, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Sunshine Paper Holdings Company Limited ("Sunshine Paper" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group", HKEx: 2002), a leading white top linerboard manufacturer by production output in 2006 in the PRC, announced its annual results for the yea...

2008-03-27 18:43 742

Vitasoy Acquires Unicurd Food in Singapore

Strategic Move to Tap the Growing Soyfood Product Market HONG KONG, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Vitasoy International Holdings Limited ("VIHL", "Vitasoy" or "the Group"; SEHK: 0345), a Hong Kong-based manufacturer and marketer of non-carbonated beverages and food, today announced that, ...

2008-03-27 14:41 938

ASE Test Limited & Subsidiaries Announce Unaudited Fourth Quarter and Audited Full Year Results for the Periods Ended December 31, 2007

TAIPEI, Taiwan, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASE Test Limited (Nasdaq: ASTSF; TSE: 9101) today announced its diluted earnings under accounting principles generally accepted in the Republic of China ("ROC GAAP") and generally accepted accounting principles in the United States of A...

2008-03-26 18:00 507

Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited Announces Annual Report for FY2006

ZOUCHENG, Shandong, China, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (the "Company"; NYSE: YZC; SEHK: 1171; SSE: 600188) announces that the Company’s annual report for the 2006 fiscal year has been filed with the SEC and can be accessed at: http://www.yanzho...

2008-03-26 19:23 557

Global Payments Announces Agreement for 'Pay in Your Currency' Service for HSBC Merchants in China

HONG KONG, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Payments (NYSE: GPN), a leading provider of electronic transaction processing services, has entered into an agreement with Planet Payment (LSE AIM: PPTR and PPT), a leading international, multi-currency payment and data processor, to offer Pay ...

2008-03-26 00:00 1170

Edgar, Dunn & Company Announces Lance Blockley as New CEO, Managing Director

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Edgar, Dunn & Company (EDC), a leading independent global financial services and payments consultancy, announced today the appointment of Lance Blockley as new CEO and Managing Director who will serve from the firm's Sydney office. "Lance's...

2008-03-26 18:00 594

March Consumer Confidence Rebounds, Encouraged by the National People's Congress and Political Consultative Conference

SHANGHAI, China, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing that, despite of the negative influence of the high rising prices and falling stock market, Chinese consumer confidence rebounded by...

2008-03-26 12:09 787

World Water Day: Global Water Challenge and Ashoka's Changemakers Tap Local Solutions to the Water Crisis

Online Competition Galvanizes Innovations WASHINGTON, March 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Water Challenge (GWC) and Ashoka's Changemakers invite everyone to join "Tapping Local Innovation: Unclogging the Water and Sanitation Crisis," an online competition to discover and support entrep...

2008-03-20 21:00 544

China Finance, Inc. - Successful Reinstatement in Utah

BEIJING, March 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance, Inc., a provider of financial support and services for China’s large and rapidly expanding class of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), today announced that it has been reinstated as a corporation in good standing in the state of Utah,...

2008-03-17 21:00 615

Halcyon to Become Public Through Acquisition by AAMAC

$11.5 Billion AUM Alternative Asset Manager to Reinvest Proceeds and Build on Proven Model NEW YORK, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Halcyon Asset Management LLC together with its affiliates ("Halcyon") and Alternative Asset Management Acquisition Corporation (AMEX: AMV) ("AAMAC") a...

2008-03-13 18:34 500

The Amount of Chinese Ventures' PIPEs Deals Reaches a New Height, 2008 PIPEs Conference Coming up in Hong Kong

BEIJING, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- With overwhelming growth of Chinese ventures' reverse mergers, DealFlow Media will hold their 2008 International PIPEs Conference in Hong Kong during April 8th to 10th. This three-day event covers everything about finance and law pertaining to going pu...

2008-03-13 14:57 816

Hutchison Telecom 2007 Annual Results Announcement Press Conference

18 March 2008 (Tuesday) HONG KONG, March 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited (SEHK: 2332; NYSE: HTX) will publish its 2007 annual results on Tuesday, 18 March 2008. Arrangements on the day are: Upload webcast presentation, press rele...

2008-03-11 19:07 523