Banking/Financial Service

UTStarcom Commits RMB 1 Million, 2,000 PHS Handsets for Relief Efforts in Sichuan Province Earthquake

Company Donates Funds to China Hangzhou Charity Federation; Handsets to Sichuan Telecom and Chengdu Telecom ALAMEDA, Calif., May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- UTStarcom, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTSI), a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions and services, today announced that it has don...

2008-05-21 13:39 661

Longtop Financial Technologies Limited Announces Unaudited Financial Results For The Fiscal Quarter And Full Year Ended March 31, 2008

-- Fourth Quarter Total Revenues of US$16.3 million, Up 110.7% Year-on- Year; Adjusted Operating Income of US$7.4 million, an Increase of 116.6% Year-on-Year; Adjusted Net Income of US$6.2 million, an Increase of 121.1% Year-on-Year -- Full Year Total Revenues...

2008-05-19 05:00 958

Gays.com: Launch of a New-generation Social Networking Website for the GLBT Community

HONG KONG, May 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Gays.com Ltd ( http://www.gays.com ) today announced the launch of a new-generation social networking website designed for members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) community. Incorporating cutting-edge social networking features, Ga...

2008-05-17 12:01 1340

A.P. Moller - Maersk Group Actively Engages in Earthquake Relief Charity for China

BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A.P. Moller - Maersk Group announced today that it has donated RMB 2 million to The Ministry of Commerce of China for emergency rescue in Sichuan Province in south western China, which was struck by a 7.8-magnitude earthquake on May 12, 2008. The don...

2008-05-20 15:01 1042

UN China Will Pledge to Provide US$ 5 million for Disaster Relief

BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Today, the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator in China Mr Khalid Malik formally informed the Chinese Government that the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) would allocate, through the UN system in China, at least US$ 5 milli...

2008-05-21 03:21 1252

Bosideng Gives Gift of Warmth to Sichuan

Materials Worth RMB1.08M Donated to Disaster Area HONG KONG, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The 7.8 force earthquake that struck Sichuan on the afternoon of 12 May destroyed the homes of many locals, forcing them to sleep in the open. With limited clothing available in atrocious rainy weathe...

2008-05-16 19:47 1128

China Finance Online Updates its Guidance for Quarter Ended March 31, 2008

BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance Online (Nasdaq: JRJC), a leading Chinese online financial information, data and analytics provider, today updates its guidance for the quarter ended March 31, 2008. In the first quarter of 2008, Chinese stock market experienced the mo...

2008-05-16 18:00 830

Pacnet Limited Closes Cash Offer for Pacnet Internet (S) Limited

SINGAPORE, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Pacnet Limited formerly known as Connect Holdings Limited (the Offeror) wishes to announce that its voluntary cash general offer (the Offer) for all the issued ordinary shares of Pacnet Internet (S) Limited formerly known as Pacific Internet Limited (PI...

2008-05-16 17:00 684

McDonald's China Details Earthquake Relief Donation Plan

McDonald’s China Family Commits Funds and Resources to Sichuan Region Earthquake Relief Efforts -- Includes Food Donations, Other On-The-Ground Initiatives SHANGHAI, China, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- McDonald’s China detailed plans to donate one million RMB on behalf of the McDonald’s Ch...

2008-05-16 13:23 1201

Dow Donates RMB 2 Million to China Earthquake Relief

SHANGHAI, China, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Chemical Company announced today that it will donate RMB2,000,000 (US$286,000) to support relief efforts in China’s earthquake stricken areas. A 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Wenchuan County of China’s Sichuan province at 2:28 p.m....

2008-05-16 14:33 948

Western Union Foundation Provides Earthquake Relief to China

Challenge Grant Aims to Raise US$500,000 BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Western Union Company’s (NYSE: WU) philanthropic arm, The Western Union Foundation, is making a US$250,000 challenge grant to Mercy Corps to provide critically needed funds and supplies to hundreds of thousa...

2008-05-20 14:48 666

Western Union Foundation Provides Earthquake Relief to China Challenge Grant Aims to Raise US$500,000

BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Western Union Company's (NYSE: WU) philanthropic arm, The Western Union Foundation, is making a US$250,000 challenge grant to Mercy Corps to provide critically needed funds and supplies to hundreds of thousands of people affected by the devastating ...

2008-05-16 21:38 771

ChinaONEcall Offering Free Interpretation Services to Those Calling China for Information on the Sichuan Province Earthquake

BEIJING, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ChinaONEcall is providing free telephone interpretation services to anyone needing urgent information or wanting to contact relatives, friends, doctors or nurses in the aftermath of Monday's earthquake. The company's British directors, currently in ...

2008-05-20 16:46 1155

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), Accepts Donations to Aid Earthquake Victims in Southwest China

- Emergency Mailbox Opened to Provide Relief – NEW YORK, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a 94-year-old humanitarian aid organization that works in over 60 countries worldwide, today announced that it opened an emergency mailbox to collec...

2008-05-20 23:20 1057

Rohm and Haas Donates RMB500,000 for the Earthquake Relief in China

SHANGHAI, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Rohm and Haas Company (NYSE: ROH) on May 14 announced that it would donate an initial RMB500,000 aid to a China disaster relief agency in China in support of the disaster areas and victims of the massive earthquake in Sichuan Province, China. Meanwhile, Ro...

2008-05-20 15:16 1122

Disney Consumer Products Names Guenther Hake as the New Head of Greater China

SHANGHAI, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China is one of Disney Consumer Products' (DCP) largest growth opportunities and is projected to experience continued and faster growth, year over year. DCP is pleased to announce that Guenther Hake has been named to lead DCP Greater China and has been pro...

2008-05-15 17:14 1375

China Finance Online Appoints Alex Xu as Chief Strategy Officer

BEIJING, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance Online Co. Limited (Nasdaq: JRJC), a leading Chinese online financial information, data and analytics provider, today announced the appointment of Alex Xu as Chief Strategy Officer, effective on May 12th, 2008. Mr. Xu will report to Zhi...

2008-05-15 18:00 833

ChipMOS REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2008 RESULTS

HSINCHU, Taiwan, May 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: IMOS) today reported unaudited consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008. All U.S. dollar figures in this release are based on t...

2008-05-15 04:30 582

AmCham-China Pledges RMB 1 Million For China Earthquake Relief Efforts

BEIJING, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The American Chamber of Commerce in China expresses its deep concern and sympathy to the people of China affected by the devastating loss of life and property damage resulting from the earthquake in Sichuan Province. In response, AmCham-China pledges the...

2008-05-15 18:08 662

3M Hong Kong Donates 120,000 3M(TM) N95 Particulate Respirators, Assists the Sichuan Earthquake Rescue Effort

HONG KONG, May 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- 3M Hong Kong donated 120,000 3M(TM) N95 Particulate Respirators shipped to the Sichuan earthquake disaster area for local rescue work by the help of 3M China. In the meantime, 3M Hong Kong is contacting local charity organizations to donate even more resc...

2008-05-16 23:48 834