Banking/Financial Service

Beauty China Holdings Ltd Shareholders Urged to Act to Protect Their Interests

SINGAPORE, April 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- We, parties including Dunross Asia Pte Ltd, Zesiger Capital Group LLC, Blue Pool Capital Ltd, Krohne capital, LLC, Lotus Partners LP and Sean Wright, represent funds controlling approximately 23% of the outstanding stock of Beauty China Holdings Ltd (Tick...

2009-04-20 09:00 526

Body Artists Choose LightInTheBox.com

BEIJING, April 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Since LightInTheBox (http://www.LightInTheBox.com ) added tattoo machines (http://www.lightinthebox.com/go/tattoo_machine ) to their selection in October 2008, the tattoo machine sub-category has been seeing constant growth over the last six months. Althoug...

2009-04-17 21:00 632

Tootoomart.com, a Wholly New Online Trading Platform

BEIJING, April 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tootoomart.com (http://www.tootoomart.com/ ) is a B2B (http://www.tootoomart.com/wholesale/ ) e-commerce platform which focuses on online trading to provide a complete supply chain. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2008/12/200812192108-min.jpg ) A...

2009-04-16 22:00 652

Himfr.com Reports That the Pentium B70 is on the Market

BEIJING, April 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.frbiz.com/automobile/ ), one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports that the Pentium B70 has come on the market. Himfr.com will sell this kind of car. Compared to the P...

2009-04-16 22:00 504

Global Sources' e-sourcing program helps buyers and suppliers reduce costs, shorten the buying process

HONG KONG, April 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) ( http://www.globalsources.com/ ) now offers videoconferencing as part of its e-sourcing service to help buyers and suppliers further reduce costs and accelerate the sourcing process. (Logo: http://www.prnasi...

2009-04-16 15:30 843

Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey Finds Risk Appetite Returning as Aversion to Banks Eases

-- Global economic optimism at highest since 2004 NEW YORK and LONDON, April 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Risk appetite has started to pick up on the back of improving global economic sentiment, according to the Merrill Lynch Survey of Fund Managers for April. Optimism about growth has reached i...

2009-04-16 20:30 585

ChipMOS SCHEDULES 2009 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

HSINCHU, Taiwan, April 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company'') (Nasdaq: IMOS) today announced that it will hold the Company's 2009 annual general meeting of shareholders at 10:00 AM Taiwan time, Thursday, August 27, 2009, at No. 1, R&...

2009-04-14 20:00 363

CCG IR to Host Panels on Investing in Chinese Growth Stocks at Las Vegas Money Show

U.S.-Listed Chinese Companies to Present at World's Largest Event for Individual Investors LAS VEGAS and BEIJING, April 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CCG Investor Relations, a leading global investor relations and strategic communications agency, today announced a series of panels on investing in C...

2009-04-14 20:04 621

Wahaha Reviews 21:0 Whitewash Against Danone

HANGZHOU, China, April 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 3-year dispute which resulted in a series of worldwide lawsuits between two beverage giants, China’s Wahaha and Danone, the biggest international war in scale since China’s reform and opening up, is expected to come to a close with the final ver...

2009-04-13 20:00 449

Himfr.com Analyzes 2009's LED Industry Trends

BEIJING, April 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes 2009’s LED industry trends. The LED industry has experienced many ups and downs. Throughout the development of the LED industry’s tre...

2009-04-13 22:00 485

Himfr.com Analysis: Sensor Industry to Have a Prosperous Future

BEIJING, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes the sensor industry. Sensor technology is the cutting-edge of modern technology; the sensor industry is recognized as the future of de...

2009-04-09 22:00 466

Solar and Environmental Technologies Corp. Awarded ‘Excellence in the Field of Environment Technology Development’

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On March 20th, Solar and Environmental Technologies Corp. (Solar - ETC) received the First Place Award for "Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Development" at the CleanEquity Monaco 2009 Emerging Technology Conference held in Monaco...

2009-04-10 11:36 637

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hires Bryan Weadock as Head of Americas Fixed Income Sales

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bank of America Merrill Lynch today announced that Bryan Weadock will join the company's Global Markets group as head of Americas Fixed Income Sales in July 2009. Weadock was most recently head of Investor Client Management at JP Morgan Chase & Co. in New Y...

2009-04-09 14:33 854

Himfr.com Analyzes China's Children's Wear Market

BEIJING, April 8 /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 children’s wear market. Amid new market challenges and with more children's clothing manufacturers entering the market, 2009 is ...

2009-04-08 22:00 448

Foreign VC/PE Firms Remain Confident in the Prospect of China Market

China Venture Capital Association (CVCA) Releases its Latest Industry Survey Report BEIJING, April 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Venture Capital Association (CVCA) released the latest survey report on the China VC/PE industry. According to the report, in the context of the deepening global fin...

2009-04-08 00:00 565

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hires Steven Niemczyk as Global Head of Asset Management Investment Banking

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bank of America Merrill Lynch today announced that Steven J. Niemczyk will join the company's Global Corporate & Investment Banking business as global head of Asset Management Investment Banking in June 2009. Niemczyk has been global head of Asset Managemen...

2009-04-08 13:56 995

TootooMart Analyzes the Development of Apparel E-Commerce

BEIJING, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Analysts on TootooMart.com (http://www.tootoomart.com/ ) say that the e-commerce has provided great help for enterprises from different points, such as retail, home trade, foreign trade and industry chain. The e-commerce (http://www.tootoomart.com/clearancez...

2009-04-07 22:00 533

Economic Slowdown is More Opportunity Than Threat, According to Hewitt Best Employers in Asia

30 organizations in Asia Pacific named as Hewitt Best Employers HONG KONG, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hewitt Associates, a global human resources consulting and outsourcing company, revealed main findings in its annual Hewitt Best Employers in Asia 2009 study today, and named 30 organizatio...

2009-04-07 20:57 1006

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX; TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for March and 1st quarter of 2009. Consolidated net revenues (unaudited) ...

2009-04-07 16:00 414

mergermarket Greater China M&A Round-Up Q1 2009

Greater China M&A figures are down 74% in the first quarter of 2009 hitting lowest level in 4 years HONG KONG, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Greater China M&A figures are down 74% from the previous quarter -- hitting their lowest level in 4 years, according to mergermarket, the ind...

2009-04-07 17:11 919