Banking/Financial Service

The UN Trains Olympic Volunteers in AIDS Awareness

The UN, Beijing Youth League, China Red Cross and MSI Join Forces with People Living with HIV to Train Olympic Volunteers on HIV Prevention and Anti-discrimination BEIJING, June 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Convened by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and United Nations ...

2008-06-16 11:55 803

Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd assigned ‘A’ Sustainability Rating

SHANGHAI, China, June 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sustainability ratings and index firm RepuTex, today announced an international ‘A’ rating for Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd, China’s largest iron and steel maker. The rating reflects the company’s satisfactory progress in the development of effect...

2008-06-16 09:00 1161

Exalt Announces Key Asia-Pacific Distribution Partnership

- Consistel to Deliver Exalt Solutions to Value-Added Resellers and System Integrators For Broadband Wireless Backhaul - SINGAPORE, June 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CommunicAsia, Hall 5, Booth 5K-03 -- Exalt Communications, the leading innovator of next generation wireless backhaul systems, t...

2008-06-16 08:00 854

Taina International Fruits (Beijing) Co., Ltd. Donates RMB 200,800 Worth of Materials and Cash to Earthquake Victims

BEIJING, June 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- After the Richter 8.0 earthquake jolted Wenchuan County of Sichuan Province on May 12, Chen Quanlong, president of Taina International Fruits (Beijing) Co., Ltd, set up a "disaster relief group" right away on May 14 and made a decision to par...

2008-06-13 20:00 1226

Youku and the Sichuan Earthquake: Reporting on Shaky Ground

China’s Leading Video Site Joins in the Nation’s Grief BEIJING, June 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As China mourned the 1st month anniversary of the tragic Wenchuan Earthquake of May 12, Youku.com -- China’s leading Internet video site -- proved its ability to bring the people of China together i...

2008-06-13 21:00 733

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ADVANCED SEMICONDUCTOR ENGINEERING, INC. (NYSE: ASX, TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for May 2008. CONSOLIDATED NET REVENUES (UNAUDITED) May ...

2008-06-10 22:51 591

NYSE Euronext Teams with Progress(R) Apama(R) to Offer New Hosted Trading Solutions

Apama CEP Platform Powers Algorithmic Trading, Real Time Risk Management and Smart Order Routing within NYSE Euronext Community Trading Platform SINGAPORE and HONG KONG, June 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Progress Software Corporation (Nasdaq: PRGS) and NYSE Euronext Advanced Trading Solutions,...

2008-06-11 09:00 908

Riis Cycling Signs Sponsorship Agreement With Saxo Bank

COPENHAGEN, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Riis Cycling (RC) and Saxo Bank, the leading online investment bank, have signed an agreement that will let Saxo Bank become a co-sponsor of Team CSC together with CSC. The agreement becomes effective immediately, which means that Team CSC will appear...

2008-06-10 20:15 945

Holders of Xinhua Finance's US$100,000,000 10% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2011 Consent to Proposed Amendment to the Indenture

Shanghai, China, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE: 9399, OTC: XHFNY), a China-based financial information and media services provider, announced today that the holders representing more than a majority in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding US$100,000,000 ...

2008-06-10 18:40 813

Buyers with Sales of Over US$511 Billion Set to Meet Greater China Suppliers at 14 Private Sourcing Events in June

Casino, Metro, Philips and Sears Among 29 Top Buyers Scheduled to Source Arts & Craft Gifts, CCTV Cameras, Home Entertainment, Kitchen & Home Appliances, Vehicle Accessories and Other Products HONG KONG, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Throughout June, Global Sources' (Nasdaq: GSO...

2008-06-10 17:18 833

BNY Mellon Asset Servicing Selected as Overseas Custodian of SGAM Fund Management Co's First QDII Fund

SHANGHAI, China, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, the global leader in securities servicing, has been selected as Overseas Custodian for Fortune SGAM Fund Management Co's first QDII, entitled the CCB Fortune SG Overseas Growth Equity Fund. The Fortune SGAM Fu...

2008-06-10 15:57 653

Fresenius Medical Care supports Chinese earthquake victims

Shanghai, China, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Fresenius Medical Care is offering its assistance to the earthquake victims in the Chinese province of Sichuan. In addition to significant humanitarian aid, the Company has donated a total of $1.1 million in both cash and material goods to help eas...

2008-06-10 12:49 647

Paul Capital Expands Presence in Emerging Markets

Private Equity Secondaries Team Broadens Reach into Asia and Latin America NEW YORK, June 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Paul Capital, an innovative leader in the private equity secondary market, today announced it has expanded its presence in emerging markets by opening offices in Hong Kong and...

2008-06-10 08:00 848

CNinsure Announces Acquisition of Majority Interests in One More Adjuster

GUANGZHOU, China, June 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CNinsure Inc. (Nasdaq: CISG), a leading independent insurance agency and brokerage company operating in China, today announced the signing of definitive agreements to acquire majority interests in Shanghai Teamhead Insurance Loss Surv...

2008-06-05 16:00 904

Red Herring Announces Fourth Annual Search for the Red Herring 100 Asia 2008

Award Recognizes the 100 'Most Promising' Startups in Asia Driving the Future of Technology SAN FRANCISCO, June 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Red Herring today announced its official contest for the esteemed Red Herring 100 Asia 2008 award. This marks the Fourth consecutive year that the global...

2008-06-04 17:41 714

Additional United Nations Aid Delivered to Earthquake Victims in China

BEIJING, June 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- While planning mid- to long-term rehabilitation and reconstruction, the United Nations is sustaining efforts to meet immediate needs of the victims of the devastating earthquake that struck China’s Sichuan province. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/s...

2008-06-04 07:00 831

Saxo Bank Launches Tokyo Office to Strengthen APAC Presence

TOKYO and COPENHAGEN, June 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Saxo Bank A/S, the leading online investment bank and E-Forex (FX) provider, announces today the official opening of its new Tokyo office, Saxo Bank Japan K. K. The opening of the Tokyo office is a strategic move by the Saxo Bank Group t...

2008-06-05 17:00 645

Xinhua Finance News Provides China News for SGX

SHANGHAI, China, June 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance Limited (“Xinhua Finance”, TSE Mothers: 9399; OTC: XHFNY), China’s leading financial information and media service provider, announced today that its news service Xinhua Finance News is working with Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX...

2008-06-02 19:24 1049

Hutchison Telecom Announces Change of Chief Financial Officer

HONG KONG, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited (SEHK: 2332; NYSE: HTX; "Hutchison Telecom") today announced that Mr Tim Pennington has given notice of his resignation as Chief Financial Officer and will step down at the end of August to re...

2008-05-30 17:47 973

China Finance Online Reports Unaudited First Quarter 2008 Results

-- Continued Strong Results Despite Significant Decline in Chinese Stock Market -- Net Revenues and Non-GAAP Net Income Exceeding Guidance -- Net Revenues up 24% Q-o-Q, 177% Y-o-Y -- Non-GAAP Net Income up 62% Q-o-Q, 403% Y-o-Y -- Net Income of $3.51 mi...

2008-05-30 02:06 867