Banking/Financial Service

China Marine Food Group to Host First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Conference Call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 14th 2009

SHISHI, China, May 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Marine Food Group Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CMFO), a China-based manufacturer of seafood-based snack foods and distributor of fresh and frozen marine catch, announced its 2009 Q1 financial results conference call scheduled for 10:00am ET May 14th,...

2009-05-11 20:00 592

Private Sourcing Event for computer peripherals helps buyers and Greater China suppliers find stable trading partners during challenging times

Best Buy, Office Depot and Carrefour among nine buyers sourcing products including flat panel monitors, mice and keyboards from pre-screened suppliers HONG KONG, May 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Nine buyers with annual sales of more than US$321 billion met 42 pre-screened Greater China...

2009-05-11 14:30 817

SCAD Students Gain International Career Exposure with Presentation to VTech in Hong Kong

Industrial Design Students Given Opportunity to Bring Their 'Connected Home' Concepts to Life as VTech Products HONG KONG, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In today's challenging economic environment, preparing students for professional careers through real work experience can prove invaluable. F...

2009-05-08 20:17 776

CNOOC Ltd. Filed 2008 Annual Report on Form 20-F

HONG KONG, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.", NYSE: CEO; SEHK: 0883) announced today it has filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") its 2008 annual report on Form 20-F ("annual report"). This annual report is availabl...

2009-05-08 22:39 488

Hutchison Telecom: Successful Spin-Off and Listing of Hong Kong and Macau Operations on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

HONG KONG, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited (‘Hutchison Telecom’; SEHK:2332; NYSE: HTX) today announced the successful spin-off and listing of the Company’s Hong Kong and Macau operations on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kon...

2009-05-08 22:15 502

Every Day is Mother's Day - LightInTheBox.com Hand Picks Gifts for Moms

BEIJING, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- LightInTheBox.com (http://www.LightInTheBox.com ) has launched its Mother's Day gifts special feature page (http://www.LightInTheBox.com/go/Mothers-Day ) so good sons and daughters can choose specially selected gifts for their moms. The gift ideas include fash...

2009-05-08 21:00 708

ABAS ERP Awarded Best ERP 2009

HONG KONG, May 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ABAS Business Solutions (PRC) Ltd. announced today that ABAS ERP was awarded the "Best ERP 2009" by the Linux Pilot magazine at the awards presentation ceremony of "Linux & OSS Best Solution 2009" held on 15th April at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibitio...

2009-05-11 09:00 573

Himfr.com Predicts Demand for Non-Woven Fabric Will Increase

BEIJING, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, expects that the demand for non-woven fabric will increase. With the outbreak of the H1N1 Type A influenza virus that is commonly known as "swine...

2009-05-08 22:00 562

RICS Global RE Weekly: Property Market in China Shows Signs of Bottoming

HONG KONG, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Further evidence that the Chinese economy is showing renewed signs of life has been provided by the latest run of PMI surveys (relating to March). The official (NBS) index climbed to its best level since April 2008 while the CLSA index moved back into positi...

2009-05-08 20:16 535

Renhe Commercial Holdings Company Limited Directors and Staff Exercise Share Options and Increase About 200 Million Shares in Aggregate, Showcasing Their Confidences in Group's Outlook

HONG KONG, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Renhe Commercial Holdings Company Limited ("Renhe" or the "Group", HKSE stock code: 1387), the operator and developer of underground shopping centers in China, announced today that its directors and staff exercised their respective granted share options, p...

2009-05-08 16:07 660

E. J. McKay Acts as Financial Advisor in Konecranes’ Definitive Agreement to Acquire Majority Stake in Chinese Hoist and Crane Manufacturer Sanma

HELSINKI, May 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Konecranes Plc announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the majority equity of Jiangsu Three Horses Crane Manufacture Co. Ltd. (Sanma), a leading Chinese hoist and crane manufacturer. On November 24th, 2008, the parties signed a letter of i...

2009-05-11 21:00 518

UMC Reports Sales for April 2009

TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303), (UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of April 2009. Revenues for April 2009 Period 2009 2008 Y/Y Change Y/Y (%) M/...

2009-05-08 14:50 382

Zendesk Secures Series A Funding from CRV and Opens U.S. Headquarters in Mission to Spread Good Karma to Help Desks Everywhere

Zendesk's help desk in the cloud brings tender loving customer care to 1,000 organizations HONG KONG, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Inspiring the help desk 2.0 movement through a focus on enlightened customer support, Zendesk has secured series A venture capital financing from Charles River V...

2009-05-06 21:00 604

Himfr.com Reports Drop in Chinese Meat Prices; Fruit Prices Up

BEIJING, May 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports a drop in Chinese meat prices, while fruit prices rise. According to a Himfr.com sales report, recent meat and edible oil prices in China...

2009-05-07 22:00 552

City of Dreams Becomes a Reality Grand Opening Set for June 1

MACAU, May 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- City of Dreams today announced it will open on June 1. City of Dreams is an integrated entertainment resort set to become the "must experience" destination in Macau. It is being developed by Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (Nasdaq: MPEL) ("Melco Crown Enterta...

2009-05-07 15:25 586

Global Sources scheduled to report first quarter 2009 results on May 21, 2009

NEW YORK, May 7 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (Nasdaq: GSOL), expects to release results for the first quarter 2009 before the market opens on May 21, 2009. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200708071747.jpg ) Chairman and CEO, Merle A. Hinrichs, is schedule...

2009-05-07 13:00 772

Himfr.com Discusses China's Iron Ore Market

BEIJING, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.frbiz.com/industrial-supply/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, discusses the iron ore market. This year the demand for domestic iron ore is not optimistic and will b...

2009-05-06 22:00 509

Yongye Biotechnology International Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter Fiscal Year 2009 Results

BEIJING, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yongye Biotechnology International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: YGYB) ("Yongye" or the "Company"), a leading distributor of plant and animal nutrient products in the People’s Republic of China, today announced that it will conduct a conference call at ...

2009-05-06 20:00 491

China Entrepreneurs to Host 'CE Leadership Week' in May

BEIJING, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On May 12th and 13th, China Entrepreneurs will host a"CE Leadership Week," with two events in one week featuring the leadership development of CEOs and entrepreneurs. These two events are a must attend if you want to learn how to lead your company towards succ...

2009-05-06 13:55 610

Euro RSCG Worldwide Study Unveils How Consumers Define 'Value' in 2009 and Beyond

Global Consumer Survey and Semiotics Analysis Reveal that Recession Consumers Prioritize Quality and Service Over Slashed Prices NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Euro RSCG Worldwide, the world's largest marketing communications agency network, today unveiled the findings of a comprehensiv...

2009-05-06 15:53 611