Food and Beverages

Grey Global Group Appoints James R. Heekin III Chairman and CEO, Succeeding Edward H. Meyer

Joe Celia and Tim Mellors Elevated to Newly Created Roles as Vice Chairmen NEW YORK, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Grey Global Group, a WPP company and the parent company of Grey Worldwide and G2, today announced that James R. Heekin III will become Chairman and Chief Executive Officer...

2006-12-14 11:35 908

Grey Global Group Appoints James R. Heekin III Chairman and CEO, Succeeding Edward H. Meyer

Joe Celia and Tim Mellors Elevated to Newly Created Roles as Vice Chairmen NEW YORK, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Grey Global Group, a WPP company and the parent company of Grey Worldwide and G2, today announced that James R. Heekin III will become Chairman and Chief Executive Officer...

2006-12-14 18:14 1091

ChipMOS TO PRESENT AT THE NEEDHAM AND COMPANY NINTH ANNUAL GROWTH CONFERENCE

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Dec. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: IMOS) today announced that the Company is scheduled to present at the Needham and Company Ninth Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday, January 10, 2007 in New...

2006-12-13 00:00 777

The Home Depot Announces Acquisition of The Home Way -- Photos Available

Chinese Home Improvement Retailer Provides The Home Depot With Immediate Presence in Fast-Growing Global Market BEIJING and ATLANTA, Dec. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot(R), the world’s largest home improvement retailer, today joined with U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Guti...

2006-12-13 16:45 1151

Webcast on Preparing for an Avian Flu Pandemic to be Held on December 15

Latest Update Features Experts from Mercer, Marsh, Kroll, the Center for Disease Control and Bombardier SINGAPORE, Dec. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As businesses and government entities worldwide continue to prepare for a possible pandemic, Mercer Human Resource Consulting, the world's la...

2006-12-13 11:30 939

Fried Frank Opens Offices in Hong Kong

Firm to Add Nine New Partners in Asia NEW YORK, Dec. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today the launch of its office in Hong Kong, in association with local Hong Kong law firm Huen Wong & Co. Fried Frank’s office in Hong Kong will provi...

2006-12-13 10:09 1012

Announcing the Formation of Winnow Companies Inc., the First Ever Complete Supply Chain Solution Company

DALLAS, Dec. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Winnow Companies Inc. is proud to be the first worldwide Complete Supply Chain Management Services and Solutions Company for businesses. "We provide clients with cost-effective methods to growing their business and market share both domesticall...

2006-12-13 10:01 887

Cash Replaces Formerly Issued Stocks, Intermost Corporation Unconditionally Has 15% Shareholding in Shenzhen International Hi-Tech Property Right Exchange Center

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Intermost Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: IMOT), a leading electronic online equity exchange service provider in China, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, IMOT Information Technology (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., signed an agreement on ...

2006-12-12 21:35 1080

Italian Chamber of Commerce Hosts 'Black Night' Gala Dinner 2006

An Evening of Style, Glamour and Sophistication ... HONG KONG, Dec. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The "Year of Italy in China 2006" culminates today with a VIP Gala Dinner hosted by The Italian Chamber of Commerce at the Island Shangri-La Hotel in Hong Kong. Over 300 VIP guest...

2006-12-12 10:43 925

Sony Media Software Introduces Enhanced Free Update for Vegas 7 Video and Audio Editing Software

Vegas 7.0c Software Update Provides Progressive Scan Mode Support for Sony HVR-V1 Series HDV Camcorder and HVR-DR60 Hard Disk Recording Unit MADISON, Wis., Dec. 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sony Media Software, a leading provider of professional video and audio editing applications, today ...

2006-12-11 19:00 1031

The Coca-Cola Company Names Muhtar Kent President and Chief Operating Officer

Citing Kent's System Experience and Success Leading International Growth,Board Elects Veteran Executive to Oversee Global Operations CEO Isdell Says He Looks Forward to "Winning" With Kent in the Marketplace ATLANTA, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Coca-Cola Company today announced ...

2006-12-08 16:32 886

ASE Test Limited Announces November 2006 Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASE Test Limited (Nasdaq: ASTSF) today announces that its unaudited consolidated November 2006 net revenues were US$37.1 million. Compared to prior periods, the November figure represents a decrease of 4.8 % sequentially and a dec...

2006-12-08 15:21 773

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Announces Monthly Net Revenues

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX, TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces its unaudited consolidated net revenues for November 2006. Consolidated net revenues (unaudited) ...

2006-12-08 15:16 960

Institute Elects New President

Natalia Seng elected as President of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries HONG KONG, Dec. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Key areas for 2007: * Marketing Chartered Secretary Profession to Employers -- Ensuring quality of Company Secretaries for listed companies ...

2006-12-08 11:36 968

TTI to Acquire Hoover Floor Care Business From Whirlpool

Acquisition Strengthens TTI's Market Presence in Floor-care Industry Enhances TTI's Brand Portfolio Expands Product Distribution And Diversifies Customer Base HONG KONG, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (TTI) (stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY) today annou...

2006-12-07 00:00 868

Audatex Opens in China

Audatex China Team Leads International Summit for Insurance Companies to Share Their Market Development Experiences SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Audatex, a Solera Company, today announced that it has agreed to invest in launching operations in China and is currentl...

2006-12-08 09:24 1133

www.xinhuafinance.com Top-ranked Among Financial Websites

HONG KONG, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE Mothers: 9399; OTC Bulletin Board: XHFNY), China's premier financial information and media services provider, recently received two prestigious international awards for its newly-relaunched website at www.xinhuafinance.com . T...

2006-12-07 20:31 979

PacNet to Appoint Independent Directors and Comply with NASDAQ Rules

SINGAPORE, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On November 29, 2006, in response to a request by the NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc. ("NASDAQ") for a specific plan and timetable for achieving compliance with NASDAQ Marketplace Rules 4350(d)(2), 4350(c)(3) and 4350(c)(4) (the "Rules") in rela...

2006-12-07 20:19 716

http://www.xinhuafinance.com Top-Ranked Among Financial Websites

HONG KONG, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE Mothers: 9399 and OTC: XHFNY), China's premier financial information and media services provider, recently received two prestigious international awards for its newly-relaunched website at http://www.xinhuafinance.com . The c...

2006-12-07 18:48 933

UMC Reports Sales for November 2006

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TAIEX: 2303)(UMC) today reported unaudited net sales for the month of November 2006. Revenues for November 2006 Period 2006 2005 Y/Y Change Y/Y ...

2006-12-07 14:30 706