Financial Services

GXS Brings Supply Chain Automation to More Than 2,000 Companies in Greater China

GXS Trading Grid(R) Facilitates Global B2B Integration for Chinese Companies and Their Trading Partners GAITHERSBURG, Md. and HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- GXS, a leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, today announced that more than 2,000 companies in...

2009-07-20 22:26 667

Pharmaxis Investor Conference Call

SYDNEY, July 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pharmaxis Ltd (ASX: PXS) will release its June 2009 Quarterly Report to Shareholders on the afternoon of Wednesday 22nd July 2009. Dr Alan Robertson will host an investor teleconference the following morning to review the quarter and answer investor question...

2009-07-21 15:03 388

Watchdata Provides More than Ten Million Smart Cards to Singapore Card Issuers

Watchdata is the first pioneer smart card vendor to comply fully with the Singapore Standard for Contactless ePurse Application (CEPAS) SINGAPORE, July 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Watchdata, one of the leading innovative smart card and contactless technology solutions providers in the world, i...

2009-07-21 17:59 573

JAL and Hotels.com Team up to Offer Online Customers a Greater Selection of Hotel Reservations

Visitors to JAL websites can now reserve rooms at over 100,000 quality hotels worldwide TOKYO, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hotels.com(R), the global hotel specialist, and Japan Airlines (JAL), Japan's largest airline, have announced a joint collaboration for online hotel reservations. Thr...

2009-07-16 22:29 488

ArvinMeritor Signs Strategic Partnership with Yutong Group Co., Ltd. to Supply Drivetrain Components in China

SHANGHAI, July 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) announced today that it has signed a strategic partnership with Yutong Group Co., Ltd. to supply drivetrain components for buses and coaches in China. "We are proud to partner with Yutong, the largest producer of high...

2009-07-21 17:31 690

QJY Acquires Exclusive Advertising Rights to New Prime Time Show from SMG

HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Qin Jia Yuan Media Services Company Limited (Stock Code: 2366, hereinafter referred to as "QJY" or "the Group") announced the entering into an agreement with Shanghai Media Group ("SMG") which gives QJY exclusive advertising rights of China Business Netw...

2009-07-20 21:51 609

ChinaVenture Establishes Its Advisory Committee and Unveils its Global Development Plan

-- For guiding ChinaVenture's operations both at home and aboard BEIJING, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChinaVenture, the leading information research and consulting institute focusing on China's VC/PE investment market, today announced the establishment of its advisory board and unveiled ...

2009-07-20 20:00 431

Artificial Life Brings MoPA-TV to the IAAF World Championships in Athletics berlin 2009

LOS ANGELES, BERLIN AND HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Artificial Life, Inc., (OTC BB: ALIF), ( http://www.artificial-life.com ) today announced a partnership agreement with the Berlin Organising Committee 2009 GmbH (BOC 2009 GmbH) to implement MoPA-TV(TM), the company's innovative cr...

2009-07-20 19:00 492

Longtop Financial Technologies Limited to Release Financial Results on August 18, 2009, for its First Fiscal Quarter Ended June 30, 2009

HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Longtop Financial Technologies Limited ("Longtop") (NYSE: "LFT"), today announced that it will release financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2009, on August 18, 2009 (US Eastern Time), after the market closes. Longtop's senio...

2009-07-20 20:00 502

MTR's First Online Personalized Viral Video - A milestone for One-to-One Marketing

HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- To promote its Weekend Through Train Travel Package, MTR has deployed novel marketing means in forwarding a personalized video (pVideo) to its registered users for trial. It is MTR's fresh initiative to run a viral marketing campaign through such...

2009-07-20 14:00 832

Himfr.com Analyzes Packaging Prospect for Milk Products

BEIJING, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China’s leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzed the development of packaging for milk products. The form of dairy products packaging and its sales market are ...

2009-07-20 22:00 436

China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. Explores New Service Fields and Innovative Service Principles Based on the Existing Businesses

DALIAN, China, July 19 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. (Pink Sheets: CBGH; hereafter referred to as "China YiBai") explores new service fields and innovative service principles based on the existing businesses. China YiBai has built strate...

2009-07-19 02:00 577

Fairtheworld Comments: Recession Grinding to a Halt, Companies Expecting Recovery - According to Figures From U.S., China, Japan

HONG KONG, July 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ --The Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan have brought good news. In a Memo issued by the Federal Reserve on July 16th, officials predict that the 18-month-long economic recession is grinding to a halt. Meanwhile Bank of Japan said on July 15th that Ja...

2009-07-19 06:00 456

Johnson Electric Holdings Limited - Announcement: Change of Date, Time and Venue of Annual General Meeting

Notice to Shareholders: Change of Date, Time and Venue of the Annual General Meeting Form of Proxy for use of Annual General Meeting to be held on Monday, 24th August 2009 at 11:30am (or any adjournment thereof) HONG KONG, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Johnson Electric Holdings ...

2009-07-17 20:16 482

RICS Global RE Weekly: Japanese Survey to Signal Weak Appetite for Housing Loans

HONG KONG, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The latest update on the state of bank lending in Japan is released on Wednesday 22nd with the publication of the Senior Loan Officer Survey. This survey breaks down lending between firms, local governments and households but also identifies lending tren...

2009-07-17 19:39 540

TANDBERG Reports 2nd Quarter 2009 Results

Global Revenues of USD 204.6M and Operating Profit of USD 43.0M in 2Q09 HONG KONG, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- TANDBERG(R) (OSLO: TAA.OL), today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009. Overview of 2Q09: -- Revenue of USD 204.6M (+5.0%) -...

2009-07-17 18:41 507

Bank of America Earns US$3.2 Billion in Second Quarter

-- Strong Pretax, Pre-provision Income of US$16 Billion -- Another Good Quarter in Capital Markets and Home Loans -- Enhanced Capital Strength, Tier 1 Capital Ratio at 11.93 Percent -- Extends More Than US$211 Billion in Credit in the Second Quarter -- Adds US$4.7 Billion to Credit Loss Reserv...

2009-07-17 19:00 555

atimes.net: A Refreshing News Concept

HONG KONG, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- A new website, atimes.net ( http://www.atimes.net ), heralds a refreshingly original concept in online news publishing. The website, twin sister of Asia Times Online's atimes.com, attracts subscribers by offering a high-quality, value-adding alternative ...

2009-07-20 21:00 515

Fushi Copperweld Appoints Joseph Longever as Chief Commercial Officer

DALIAN, China, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Fushi Copperweld, Inc., (the "Company") (Nasdaq: FSIN), the leading global manufacturer and innovator of copper-clad bimetallic wire used in a variety of telecommunication, utility, transportation and other electrical applications, today announced the ...

2009-07-16 21:00 596

Sutor Technology Group Limited Announces US Local Telephone Number

CHANGSHU, China, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- To better facilitate investor interaction and communications, SUTOR announced a US local telephone number in early July 2009. Interested investors in North America can now dial 1-718-509-9097 to contact Mr. Jason Wang or Mr. Leo Yi in our investor re...

2009-07-16 20:00 697