Financial Services

China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Retains Hawk Associates for Investor Relations Services

HARBIN, China, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CKGT), a vertically integrated grower, developer, manufacturer and marketer of cactus-based consumer products in China, announced today that it has retained the services of Hawk Associates for strat...

2009-07-06 20:55 600

China National Resources Signs Cooperation Agreement with Xinjiang Non-Ferrous Metals Industry (Holdings) Company Limited

Continue to develop natural resources businesses Capture the huge potential growth in China HONG KONG, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China National Resources Development Limited ("China National Resources" or "the Group", Stock Code: 661), a natural mineral resources developer in the PRC,...

2009-07-06 20:30 560

Ong Inaugurated as RICS Vice President

Hong Kong, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Mr. Ong See Lian, the Chairman of RICS Asia Board has been elected as the Vice President of RICS for the 2009 / 2010 session during the RICS Annual General Meeting today. Mr. Ong is a respected and experienced property professional in Asia, practicing wit...

2009-07-06 19:40 510

Imp-Exp Executive Magazine Announces Top 100 World Trade Fairs 2009

BEIJING, July 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Top 100 World Trade Fairs list has been issued by Imp-Exp Executive Magazine (Sail by Exhibition) in Beijing, on July 5. It is the second time they have issued this list. Bauma continues to rank first worldwide. With 12 spots, Koelnmesse becomes the large...

2009-07-06 20:04 471

Free Shipping for Freedom Day - LightInTheBox.com Launches Independence Day Sale

BEIJING, July 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- LightInTheBox.com (www.LightInTheBox.com ) is celebrating the United States' Independence Day with a fantastic promotion -- Free shipping on a huge range of items from sultry swimwear to slick shades with built-in MP3 players. Not only that, LightInTheBox.com...

2009-07-03 22:00 581

Fairtheworld Uses 'Digital River' to Send Talents to Enterprises

HONG KONG, June 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- According to the latest statistics released by the U.S. Department of Labor (BLS), American's unemployment rate hit 9.5% in June, a record high in the past 26 years. With this, the U.S. and European stocks slumped further since their opening on Thursday, an...

2009-07-03 21:00 556

VanceInfo Announces Acquisition of Hong Kong-based CRM Solution and Service Provider

BEIJING, July 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VanceInfo Technologies Inc. (NYSE: VIT) ("VanceInfo"), an IT service provider and one of the leading offshore software development companies in China, today announced that it has acquired the operating subsidiaries of TP Corporation Limited ("TP"), a Hong K...

2009-07-03 17:00 634

A World First - New Book: Marketing Professional Services in Asia

HONG KONG, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Law and accountancy firms from the US and Europe have long considered Asia a prime market, particularly given the maturing markets of the west and the ongoing credit crisis. Unfortunately, transplanting marketing practices in Professional Service Firms (P...

2009-07-02 20:00 361

CBRE/RICS Exchange Program

Helps students to get ready for the new challenge HONG KONG, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Into its third year, the CBRE/RICS China Exchange Program will continue to offer opportunity for selected second and final year UK students of relevant RICS-accredited courses to gain work experience i...

2009-07-02 21:02 675

Digi Announces ZigBee Smart Energy Certified ESP Gateway Built upon Industry's First ZigBee Smart Energy-Ready Module

- New comprehensive Smart Energy product family expands iDigi(TM) Energy offering - MINNETONKA, Minn., June 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Digi International (Nasdaq: DGII) today introduced a comprehensive Smart Energy product family, including the industry's first ZigBee Smart Energy ready modules ...

2009-06-30 20:58 730

Hamish McLean of Maddison PR to Speak for the Crisis Management & Communications Workshop

SINGAPORE and HONG KONG, July 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pacific Conferences is organising a 2-day Crisis Management & Communications Workshop led by Hamish McLean of Maddison PR. To be held 24 - 25 August 2009 and 27 - 28 August 2009 in Singapore & Hong Kong respectively, the timely worksh...

2009-07-08 09:00 430

China YiBai Hosted the 2009 Chinese SMEs Investment and Financing Summit in Dalian on June 27

DALIAN, China, July 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China YiBai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. (Pink Sheets: CBGH; hereafter referred to as "China YiBai") staged the 2009 Chinese SMEs Investment and Financing Summit On June 27, 2009 ("Summit"), which could help SMEs develop financing. ...

2009-07-03 01:01 556

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 18:31 586

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 00:59 657

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 21:14 635

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 21:00 506

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 11:08 643

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 17:27 639

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 12:05 801