Banking/Financial Service

New Digi TransPort(TM) VPN Concentrator Enables Easy End-to-End Connectivity of Remote Wireless Devices

- Digi TransPort VC7400 integration with Digi TransPort and Digi Connect(R) cellular router reduces complexity of VPN setup; increases reliability - MINNETONKA, Minn., July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Digi International (Nasdaq: DGII) today introduced the Digi TransPort VC7400, an enterprise-class...

2009-07-02 18:31 590

Visa Inc. Announces Sale of VisaNet do Brasil Shares by Visa International

SAN FRANCISCO, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) announced that Visa International, its wholly-owned subsidiary, sold 136,478,372 shares of Companhia Brasileira de Meios de Pagamento ("VisaNet do Brasil"), in connection with VisaNet do Brasil's June IPO. Visa's proceeds from the sa...

2009-07-02 05:48 406

China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. Signs Listing Financing Agreement with Jingniu Group in Tianjin Equity Exchange

DALIAN, China, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. (Pink Sheets: CBGH; hereafter referred to as "China YiBai") signed a Listing Financing Agreement with Jingniu Group about Tianjin Equity Exchange listing. China YiBai has acquired market-mak...

2009-07-02 00:59 661

PepsiCo Signs on as a Global Partner of USA National Pavilion at 2010 Shanghai World Expo

BEIJING, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The USA National Pavilion organizers announced here today that PepsiCo has joined as a Global Partner and the Exclusive Non-Alcoholic Beverages and Snack Foods Partner of the USA Pavilion at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.c...

2009-07-01 21:14 649

Fairtheworld Speculates: How Will Global Enterprises Ride the Wave of China's Early Recovery?

HONG KONG, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- According to the latest statistics, China’s PMI rose to 53.2 in June, floating above 50 for four straight months, indicating that the manufacturing industry is keeping its signs of an early warm-up. Previously, the PMI was below 50 between last October and ...

2009-07-01 21:00 508

Crown Expands Presence In Vietnam

PHILADELPHIA, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown), a leading supplier of packaging products worldwide, announced today that its subsidiary, CROWN Asia Pacific Holdings Ltd has acquired a beverage can production facility located northeast of Ho Chi Minh City in Do...

2009-07-01 11:08 652

Golden Meditech Announces Financial Year 2008/09 Annual Results

Steady Growth of Core Business Successful Listings of Cord Blood Bank Division and Jointly Controlled Company in the U.S. HONG KONG, June 30 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Golden Meditech Company Limited ("Golden Meditech" or the "Group"; Stock Code: 801.HK), a leading hi-tech medical...

2009-06-30 17:27 645

Global Sources appoints David Gillan Chief Financial Officer

- CFO Eddie Heng retires after almost 16 years of service - HONG KONG, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) names David Gillan as Chief Financial Officer, following the retirement of Eddie Heng. Heng will remain on the board as a director. (Logo: http://...

2009-07-01 12:05 803

An Asia First - New Book: Marketing Professional Services in Asia

HONG KONG, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Professional Service Firms are facing increasing competition and pressure to become more client focused and market oriented. For Professional Service Firms (PSFs) in Asia, there has been a dearth of resources on which to base their market strategies, unti...

2009-07-02 11:00 738

TCL Multimedia Records Extraordinary Profits of HK$38.47 Million in the Disposal of Properties in Wuxi

HONG KONG, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited ("TCL Multimedia", or the "Company", Stock code: 01070), a leading TV manufacturer in China, today is pleased to announce that the disposal of the equity interest in TCL Digital Science and Technology Wuxi Company...

2009-06-29 20:24 525

Claire Kuo Named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Shieh Yih Machinery

Focus will be on Enhancing Shareholder Value, Establishing Strategic Alliances and Developing Business in China, the Company's Main Market KUEISAN HSIANG, June 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shieh Yih Machinery Industrial Co., LTD., (SEYI; Taipei Stock Exchange: 4533), one of the world's leading p...

2009-06-30 13:00 800

Malaysia Airlines Customers Offered Ticket to Professional Workplaces Wherever They Touch Down

*Regus extends Businessworld card membership to Malaysia Airlines Enrich frequent flyers* SHANGHAI, July 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Regus, the world's leading provider of innovative workspace solutions, is offering Businessworld Gold membership to Malaysia Airlines' (MAS) Enrich frequent ...

2009-07-03 13:00 705

Grey Group Asia Pacific Launches Latest 2009 Eye on Asia Study

SINGAPORE, June 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Grey Group Asia Pacific, a leading marketing communications company, today released its latest 2009 Eye on Asia study, which looks at the hopes and dreams of people in 16 countries and regions across the Asia Pacific region. A proprietary initiative...

2009-06-30 16:24 563

Survey Reveals Combating Anti-Money Laundering & Fraud Dominate Financial Institutions Top Priorities

BENSHEIM, Germany, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Organizations are spending millions of dollars each year on their compliance programs. However, many senior executives have become frustrated. Despite the high costs involved in implementing compliance programs, they are seeing little business valu...

2009-06-30 11:34 588

Fairtheworld Comments on Trade: China's Baby Cribs Receive Notification, Indicating That Exporters Should Pay High Attention to Certification Standards

HONG KONG, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On Jun 26th, the EU Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX) sent nonfictions on China's travelling Baby crib branded "Graco". While on June 9th, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (U.S.) and LaJobi Company jointly declared the implementation o...

2009-06-29 20:00 378

ASE Inc. Entered into a Five-year NT$12bn Syndicated Loan Agreement with 17 Banks

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (TAIEX: 2311; NYSE: ASX) signed a syndicated loan agreement with 17 banks. The five-year NT$12bn syndicated loan is led by Citibank, Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank, Bank of Taiwan, Calyon Corporate and...

2009-06-29 19:45 503

Vitasoy Announces 15% Growth in Net Sales Revenue to HK$2,783 million for FY2008/09

Positive Sales Growth Recorded in All Major Markets HONG KONG, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Financial Highlights For the year ended 31st March Consolidated ...

2009-06-29 19:06 912

Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited Reports 2008 Year-End Results

HONG KONG, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited (Nasdaq: CLWT) today reported financial results for the 12-month period ended December 31, 2008 ("Fiscal 2008"). The Company's revenues for Fiscal 2008 were approximately $31,738,000, an approximate 16% increase ...

2009-06-29 16:00 555

Crown Records Management Korea Launches Web Site

New Web Site Supports Korean Customers in Local Language SEOUL, June 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Crown Records Management, the world's number one private, business information storage company, has launched its new interactive Web site, in Korean: http://crownrms.co.kr . Crown Records Ma...

2009-06-30 10:00 718

Saxo Bank Launches FX Service to Japanese Investors Following Acquisition of Astmax FX Co., Ltd.

TOKYO, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Saxo Bank A/S, the online trading and investment specialist, announces today that it has launched its FX service in Japan with the acquisition of Astmax FX Co., Ltd. (Astmax FX). The purchase is approved by relevant regulatory bodies in Denmark and Japan. ...

2009-07-01 13:00 543