Banking/Financial Service

Pharmaxis Investor Conference Call

SYDNEY, Australia, April 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmaxis Ltd (AXS: PSX; Nasdaq: PXSL) will release its March 2008 Quarterly Report to Shareholders on the afternoon of Tuesday 15th April. Dr Alan Robertson will host an investor teleconference the following morning to review the qu...

2008-04-11 15:22 489

Coface Downgrades United States Rating to A2, and Watch-Lists Japan with Negative Outlook

HONG KONG, April 11, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- One year after watch-listing the United States with negative outlook, Coface, the leading international credit insurance and credit management services group, has downgraded the rating of the United States to A2. Coface found that American compa...

2008-04-11 15:22 587

Taiwan Stock Exchange Forges Closer Links with International Investors

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Rong-I Wu, Chairman of the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation ("TSEC"), met with Mr. Mark Makepeace, Chief Executive of FTSE Group, to highlight significant market reforms launched by the bourse. In order to make Taiwan Stock Exchange a...

2008-04-10 20:51 503

Federal Court Ruled for SBI-USA & Its CEO

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- SBI-USA LLC announced today that a civil lawsuit against its CEO Mr. Shelly Singhal and SBI-USA LLC is over after a federal court in Southern California granted summary judgment for SBI-USA on the entire case and dismissed with prejudice t...

2008-04-10 12:28 503

Federal Court Ruled for SBI-USA & Its CEO

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- SBI-USA LLC announced today that a civil lawsuit against its CEO Mr. Shelly Singhal and SBI-USA LLC is over after a federal court in Southern California granted summary judgment for SBI-USA on the entire case and dismissed with prejudice t...

2008-04-10 12:11 550

Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited (OTC Bulletin Board: BCAHY;

HONG KONG, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ BRILLIANCE CHINA AUTOMOTIVE HOLDINGS LIMITED (Incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability) (Stock Code: 1114) NOTIFICATION OF BOARD MEETI...

2008-04-09 20:10 519

Town Health and Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. Join Forces to Develop and Manage Clinic Chain in Pearl River Delta Area

Town Health to Grant Call Option to Subscribe for 19.99% New Shares of Town Health to Ping An Trust Co. Making Strides Towards Establishing China Medical Services Business HONG KONG, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Town Health International Holdings Co. Ltd, one of the largest medi...

2008-04-09 20:01 1418

China Yurun Food Group Limited Announces Its Annual Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2007

Brand recognition Fuelled Revenue Growth Despite Challenging Market Conditions Capacity Expansion and Focus on High-end Market Support Future Growth HONG KONG, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Yurun Food Group Limited ("Yurun" or the "Company", together with its subsi...

2008-04-09 17:31 620

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311; "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for March and first quarter of 2008. CONSOLIDATED NET REVENUES (UNAUDITED) ...

2008-04-09 16:00 478

AMP Capital Investors Implements Eagle's Data Management Solution in First Phase of Ongoing Project

Project phase was implemented on time BOSTON, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Eagle Investment Systems LLC, a leading provider of financial services technology and a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, today announced it had completed the first phase of a project with ...

2008-04-09 00:00 734

Tullett Prebon Information Announces Multi-Year Agreement with Chinese Data Vendor Shanghai Wind Information Co., Ltd.

LONDON and SHANGHAI, April 9, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tullett Prebon Information, the leading global provider of financial market data, and Shanghai Wind Information Co. ("Wind Info"), China's recognised premier integrated service providers of financial data and software, announced a multi...

2008-04-09 09:00 812

UMC Reports Sales for March 2008

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 8, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of March 2008. Revenues for March 2008 Period 2008 2007 Y/Y Change Y/Y (...

2008-04-08 13:55 535

Shanghai Petrochemical Announces 2007 Annual Results

Net profit Rises 84.75% to RMB1,683.1 million HONG KONG, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited ("Shanghai Petrochemical" or the "Company") (HKEx: 338; SSE: 600688; NYSE: SHI) announced today the audited operating results of the Company...

2008-04-07 00:00 455

BNY Mellon Asset Servicing Claims 'Best Global Custodian' in Asian Awards for Second Consecutive Year

SINGAPORE, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, the global leader in securities servicing, has been awarded the title of 'Best Global Custodian' in Asia in The Asset magazine's Triple A Transaction Banking Awards 2008. The Asset magazine is one of Asia's lead...

2008-04-08 01:52 638

China's HYT Wins Cooperation Agreement with AIG, the Fortune 500 Insurance Company

SHENZHEN, China, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- HYT has won the opportunity to cooperate with global insurance company, American International Group, Inc. (AIG). Through this cooperation, HYT has signed a Products Liability Insurance contract covering 18 of its own products. AIG, ...

2008-04-07 20:00 478

ASE Test Announces Despatch of Scheme Document

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of ASE Test Limited (Nasdaq: ASTSF; TAIEX: 9101; "ASE Test" or the "Company") today announced that, in connection with the proposed acquisition by Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. ("ASE Inc.") of all ...

2008-04-07 17:30 520

PayMate Launches GiftMate Mobile Vouchers Enabling Instant Gifting to India

GiftMate Mobile Gift Voucher Now Available as a Gift Option to NRI’s in North America. Send the Gift of Shopping Choice and Deliver it Instantly! SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PayMate, India’s leading mobile payments company is expanding the reach of GiftMate, its ...

2008-04-07 21:00 526

Pacnet Internet (S) Limited's Board of Directors Responds to Tender Offer

SINGAPORE, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Pacnet Internet (S) Limited ("PIL" or the "Company") announced today that the Board of Directors of the Company, in response to the offer (the "Offer") by Pacnet Limited (formerly known as Connect Holdings Limited), together with its principal sh...

2008-04-07 15:13 543

Sunny Optical announces 2007 Annual Results

Profit attributable to equity holders surged by 92.3% to RMB 225,400,000 Seize rising demand for optical and optoelectronic products to expand international client base HONG KONG, April 7, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The leading integrated optical and optoelectronic products enterprise i...

2008-04-07 13:29 668

Moleac Announces Series A Investment

Injection of Funds Will Boost Company's Internationalization Efforts SINGAPORE, April 3, 2008 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ --Singapore-based Moleac announced that it has raised US$3.5 million. This Series A investment comes from a group of private investors, who are based in both Europe and Asia, an...

2008-04-07 14:33 561