Banking/Financial Service

Yucheng Technologies Limited Reports Record Unaudited Selected Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007

Annual Consolidated Revenue and NON-GAAP Net Income Increased by 49% and 72% Year-Over-Year, Respectively; Gross Margin Increased to 36% in Fiscal Year 2007, from 28% in Fiscal Year 2006 -- NON-GAAP Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Increased 88% and 72% Year-o...

2008-02-05 06:00 662

Family Statement Regarding Cyd Mizell, American Aid Worker Held in Afghanistan; Video Statement Available

SEATTLE, Feb. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The family of Cyd Mizell, an American aid worker currently being held in Afghanistan, today released the following statement from her father, George Mizell: "I am Cydney's father. My family and I want to thank all those who have shown their deep ...

2008-02-04 11:18 719

Intermost Receives 2007 Dividends from Invested Shenzhen Exchange

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Intermost Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: IMOT), a leading electronic online equity exchange service provider in China, announced the receipt of approximately 2,000,000 RMB (approximately USD$280,000) in dividends from the Shenzhen Internat...

2008-02-03 23:00 790

MNI US Economic Indices on Target in 2007

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Market News International’s U.S. retail trade and U.S. capital goods reports offered extreme accuracy in 2007. The year’s reports, which are released each Monday morning, included three readings that fell within 1 tenth and two readings that were bull...

2008-02-01 00:00 521

CNinsure to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on February 25, 2008

GUANGZHOU, China, Feb. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance agency and brokerage company operating in China, today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2007 after the close of the...

2008-02-01 15:45 804

EquiLend Adds New Trading Service to Platform - Trade2O

NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- EquiLend announced today that a new trading service, Trade2O, has been added to the firm's already robust trading platform. Trade2O automates the negotiation and agreement of trade terms for global Equities and Fixed Income securities, giving trad...

2008-02-04 07:00 879

TSMC Reports Fourth Quarter EPS of NT$1.31

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Jan. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TSMC today announced consolidated revenue of NT$93.9 billion, net income of NT$34.48 billion, and diluted earnings per share of NT$1.31 (US$0.20 per ADS unit) for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2007. Year-over-year, fourth...

2008-01-31 15:00 498

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Of Year 2007

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jan. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (TAIEX: 2311; NYSE: ASX) ("We", "ASE", or the "Company"), the world's largest independent provider of IC packaging and testing services, today reported unaudited net revenues (Note 1) of NT$28,976...

2008-01-31 14:18 464

Global Sources Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2007 Revenue of Approximately $60.8 Million and Full Year 2007 Revenue of Approximately $182.0 Million

Updates 2007 EPS Guidance NEW YORK, Jan. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (Nasdaq: GSOL) today announced preliminary fourth quarter 2007 revenue of approximately $60.8 million and full year 2007 revenue of approximately $182.0 million. In addition, the company adjuste...

2008-01-31 13:53 724

Thermolon and Shinwoo Merge -- USD 15 Million Investment Planned

HONG KONG, Jan. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Thermolon -- the supplier of the non-stick coatings that have taken the cookware world by storm, today announced that they have merged with Shinwoo Trading Company -- the South Korean company that manufactures the coating. (Logo: http://www.prna...

2008-01-30 17:53 1185

UMC Reports 2007 Fourth Quarter Results

Results Inline with Guidance, Seasonal Situation Expected to Continue TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jan. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303; "UMC" or "the Company"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced its unconsolidated opera...

2008-01-30 15:38 448

FTSE and Yasaar Research Launch Shariah Compliant Index Series

LONDON, NEW YORK and DUBAI, Jan. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- FTSE Group ("FTSE"), the global index company, and Yasaar Research (Yasaar) today launched the FTSE Shariah Global Equity Index Series, with the launch of 96 new Shariah compliant indices, including the FTSE Shariah Development Index Ser...

2008-01-30 16:00 603

Yucheng Technologies Limited Announces Two Significant Business Intelligence Contract Wins with China Construction Bank

BEIJING, Jan. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yucheng Technologies Limited (Nasdaq: YTEC), a leading IT service provider to the Chinese banking industry, today announced two contract wins with China Construction Bank, to develop statistic management information system 2.0 (SMIS 2.0) and ...

2008-01-29 20:00 523

Sunway International Holdings Limited Final Results for the Year Ended 30 September 2007

HONG KONG, Jan. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Leading electronic consumer products and components producer Sunway International Holdings Limited (SEHK: 58; SES: Sunway) today announces its annual results for the year ended 30 September 2007. The Group recorded a consolidated turnover of HK...

2008-01-29 09:32 547

CNinsure to Acquire Majority Interests in Three Insurance Agencies

GUANGZHOU, Jan. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance agency and brokerage company operating in China, today announced the acquisitions of majority interests in three insurance agencies: Tianjin Xianghe Insurance Agency Co., Ltd. (“Ti...

2008-01-28 19:00 715

CNinsure Named '2007 Most Influential Insurance Intermediary Brand'

GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance agency and brokerage company operating in China, today announced that it has been named the “2007 Most Influential Insurance Intermediary Brand” at the 2007 Huaxia Institu...

2008-01-28 17:00 668

China Finance Online and China Telecom Form Alliance to Provide Financial Information and Services to Millions of Broadband Users

BEIJING, Jan. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance Online Co., Limited (Nasdaq: JRJC) ("CFO"), a leading financial information, data and analytics provider in China, today announced on January 22, 2008 it entered into an alliance agreement with China Telecom, the largest wireline telecommun...

2008-01-25 19:00 721

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Slight Rise

SHANGHAI, Jan. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE Mothers: 9399) and Market News International (MNI), a part of the news service line of Xinhua Finance, today announced the January Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the survey suggest the overall Chin...

2008-01-25 11:10 686

Sohu.com to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007 Financial Results on February 4

BEIJING, Jan. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sohu.com Inc. (Nasdaq: SOHU), China's leading online media, communication, search, online game and mobile value-added services company, will report its fourth quarter and 2007 fiscal year unaudited results on Monday, February 4, 2008, after U...

2008-01-24 19:00 429

Aladdin Media Holdings Announces Successful Growth Capital Financing

HONG KONG, Jan. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Aladdin Media Holdings (AMH or the Group), a China-focused outdoor media investment company, has raised approximately US$30 million of growth capital from a group of investors, in an equity fund raising exercise led by Credit Suisse Private Equity Asia. ...

2008-01-24 11:44 580