Banking/Financial Service

Libya Readies to Take Center Stage

- Spectacular Opening Event to Headline a Week-long Series of Celebratory Events - Libya’s Rich and Ancient History Featuring the Jewels of the African Union to be Showcased TRIPOLI, Libya, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Preparations are near conclusion for ‘Celebrate Libya’, one o...

2009-08-31 19:01 576

Himfr.com Comments on 2009 Mid-sized Car Sales in China

BEIJING, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, comments on China's mid-sized vehicle market in 2009. In the first half of this year, automobile sales in China overtook United States for the ...

2009-08-28 22:00 528

Edward Lehman of Lehman, Lee & Xu Named Leading Business Lawyer

BEIJING, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Edward Lehman, Managing Director of leading red circle law firm Lehman, Lee & Xu has been named as one of Who's Who leading Business Lawyers. Lehman, who founded his firm, Lehman, Lee & Xu, seventeen years ago has been consistently ranked among the t...

2009-08-31 08:30 1201

RICS Global RE Weekly: Japanese Housing Starts to Continue Edging Higher

HONG KONG, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Next week sees a raft of economic data released in Japan which will provide key indications to the near term health of the real estate market. Kicking off the week is the publication of housing starts and construction orders on Monday 31st August. To be ...

2009-08-28 18:26 595

China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. Holds 2009 China Small & Medium Enterprises (Qinghai) Venture Capital Summit

DALIAN, China, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. (Pink Sheets: CBGH; hereafter referred to as "China YiBai") announced that the Company, along with China Mining United Fund and the City of Xining TV, is going to hold 2009 China Small &...

2009-08-28 20:00 605

FC2 Launches 'FC2 Videos' with More Language Options

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- FC2, Inc. has updated one of its services, FC2 Video ( http://video.fc2.com/ ) with more language options. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2009/04/20/200904201701.jpg ) * What is "FC2 Videos"( http://video.fc2.com/ )? * FC2 has star...

2009-09-01 12:00 1407

Heng Xin China Places 100 million Shares and Resumes Trading on HKEx

HK$70 million Proceeds will Enlarge Equity Base Used as General Working Capital HONG KONG, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Heng Xin China Holdings Limited (HKEx: 8046, the "Company" or "Heng Xin China") announces that the Company has agreed to place 100 million existing shares at HK$0.70 per...

2009-08-28 16:58 590

Shanghai Petrochemical Announces 2009 Interim Results

Achieving a Turnaround from Loss to Net Profit of RMB1,001.9 Million HONG KONG, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited ("Shanghai Petrochemical" or the "Company") (HKEx: 338; SSE: 600688; NYSE: SHI) announced today the unaudited operating results of the ...

2009-08-27 22:52 543

Himfr.com Compares the Nokia 5800XM and 5530XM Mobile Phones

BEIJING, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, compares the Nokia 5800 and 5530XM mobile phones. What are the differences between the 5530XM and 5800XM? In terms of size, the Nokia 55...

2009-08-27 22:00 481

China Sunergy Announces Financial Results for the Second Quarter Of 2009

Second Quarter Revenues of US$70.1 million; 41.5MW in Shipments Exceeds Guidance; Gross Margin Improves to 9.7%; GAAP Net Income of $1.7 million NANJING, China, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: CSUN), ("China Sunergy" or the "Company") a specialized solar cell ...

2009-08-27 19:35 542

A-Power Energy Generation Systems Ltd. Reports Unaudited Financial Results for Second Quarter of 2009

Teleconference to Be Held Today at 8:00 a.m. EDT SHENYANG, China, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation ("DG") systems in China and a fast-growing manufactu...

2009-08-27 17:02 612

Chunghwa Telecom Reports Operating Results for the First Half of 2009

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (TAIEX: 2412; NYSE: CHT) ("Chunghwa" or "the Company"), today reported its operating results for the first six months of 2009. All figures were presented on a consolidated basis and prepared in accordance to generally accep...

2009-08-27 16:18 494

Shanghai World Financial Center Observatory Recognized by the Guinness World Records as World's Highest Observation Deck on its 1st Anniversary

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Shanghai World Financial Center Observatory has been authenticated by the Guinness World Records on its 1st anniversary. Topping the Records as the highest observation deck in the world, the 100th floor (477.96 m) of the Observatory features a sp...

2009-08-27 15:49 787

As China apparel manufacturing shifts northward, Otto Group uses Private Sourcing Events to find new suppliers

World's largest mail-order retailer sends two teams to source products including baby & children's apparel, underwear & swimwear and sportswear HONG KONG, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Otto Group, the world's largest mail-order retailer, met 11 China suppliers at a Global Sources (...

2009-08-27 15:00 738

Topoint Technology Co., Ltd. 2Q09 Revenue & PAT Reaches NT$460M & NT$36M Respectively with EPS of NT$0.34

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Topoint Technology Co., Ltd. (Topoint, TSE: 8021), one of the leading PCB drill manufacturers, today announced its financial results for the first half and second quarter of 2009. For the first half of 2009, Topoint posted a net rev...

2009-08-27 14:14 512

Innovative Danish Design Provides New Solutions to Climate Issues

COPENHAGEN, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With the UN Climate Change Conference (COP15) lurking in the near future, innovative designers are finding new ways of battling climate change. Can a curtain store and save energy? Yes, and it is just one of many new Danish design concepts that will be pr...

2009-08-27 09:00 628

CNinsure Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2009 Unaudited Financial Results

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNinsure Inc., (Nasdaq: CISG), (the "Company" or "CNinsure"), a leading independent insurance intermediary company operating in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter and the first half ended June 30, 2009(1)...

2009-08-27 04:30 608

Traditional Swiss Watchmaker Tissot Launches Brand New Website

Tissot is in touch with the latest online innovations LE LOCLE, Switzerland, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Traditional Swiss watchmaker Tissot celebrates ten years of the unique T-Touch with the launch of a new website at http://www.tissot.ch . The highly innovative design uses inspiration...

2009-08-27 08:00 617

Himfr.com Analyzes China's TV Market

BEIJING, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes China's TV Market. In the first half of 2009, sales figures of China's colour TVs plummeted considerably. Himfr's data show that in th...

2009-08-26 22:00 484

Guangshen Railway Announces 2009 Interim Results

Freight Tonnages Decline amid Economic Slowdown, While Passenger Revenues Increase Steadily HONG KONG, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- -- Operating revenues increased by 4.23% year-on-year to RMB5,858 million. -- Revenue from passenger transportation rose 7.68% year-on-year to ...

2009-08-26 20:03 499