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Reuters and Treasury Markets Association in Hong Kong Launch Renminbi Swap Offer Rate Fixing

HONG KONG, Dec. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Treasury Markets Association (TMA) and Reuters (LSE: RTR; Nasdaq: RTRSY) today announced that the Renminbi Swap Offer Rate (CNY SOR) Fixing would be launched on 18 December 2006. Reuters has been appointed by the TMA as the Calculating...

2006-12-15 16:09 1081

SmartPay Completes Strategic Financing

Proceeds to Further Expand Electronic Payment Services in China SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai SmartPay Jieyin Ltd., ("SmartPay") an electronic payment services leader in China, today announced the recent completion of a Series B round of equity financing. ...

2006-12-18 17:33 978

Who’s leading the collaboration solutions market?

-- A report on the Chinese Collaboration Solution Industry BEIJING, Dec. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In 2005, CCID conducted in-depth market research on collaboration solution providers to probe changes under competitive circumstances in the Chinese market, to seize opportunities and gene...

2006-12-18 21:00 1017

GigaMedia's Leading Game Portal FunTown Partners with Yahoo! Taiwan

Extends Wretch Partnership to Yahoo! Taiwan TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GigaMedia Limited ("GigaMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GIGM) announced today that its leading casual games portal FunTown has entered into a strategic cooperation agreement with Ya...

2006-12-16 00:52 782

Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited

HONG KONG, Dec. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- (1) REVISION OF CAPS FOR RELEVANT CONTINUING CONNECTED TRANSACTIONS, (2) ADDITIONAL CONTINUING CONNECTED TRANSACTIONS, (3) CONNECTED AND MAJOR TRANSACTION - PROVISION OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO/BY CONNECTED PERSONS, (...

2006-12-16 01:07 1060

ChipMOS REPORTS NOVEMBER 2006 REVENUE

COMPANY RAISES GUIDANCE FOR 4Q06 REVENUE AND GROSS MARGIN HSINCHU, Taiwan, Dec. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company'') (Nasdaq: IMOS) today reported its unaudited consolidated revenue for the month of November 2006. ...

2006-12-15 21:00 712

Birkart Globistics Opens New Logistics Centre for the Fashion Industry in China

New Jingqiao Warehouse Will Help to Strengthen the Logistics Provider's Capabilities in the Region HONG KONG, Dec. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Birkart Globistics air + ocean, a leading supplier of international transportation and logistics services, today announced that it has opened a ...

2006-12-18 12:25 1225

Five FuWa to star in a national campaign to promote Green Olympics

UN and Chinese government join hands in an innovative project to raise environmental awareness in China BEIJING, China, Dec. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide environmental awareness campaign featuring the 2008 Beijing Olympic mascots and Chinese celebrities will kick off early n...

2006-12-18 11:22 1079

Bucyrus International, Inc. Acquires DBT GmbH

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wisc., Dec. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Bucyrus International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BUCY) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire DBT GmbH, a subsidiary of RAG Coal International. DBT is based in Lunen, Germany. Bucyrus will pay $710 million in cash ...

2006-12-18 17:14 1380

SORL Increases Capital Investment in Operating Subsidiary

ZHEJIANG, China, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- SORL Auto Parts, Inc. (Nasdaq: SORL), a leading manufacturer and distributor of commercial vehicle air brake valves as well as other auto parts in China, today announced that it has invested a further USD$25.92 million in its operating su...

2007-01-04 08:30 773

Mercer wins Consulting Firm of the Year for Change Management Award in China

BEIJING, Dec. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mercer Human Resource Consulting has received the "Consulting Firm of the Year for Change Management" Award from China STAFF, the only bilingual journal solely dedicated to human resource management in the PRC and Hong Kong, at its HR Service Provide...

2006-12-15 16:01 961

The Multi-Layer Capital Market Construction Attracts High Governmental Attention

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Intermost Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: IMOT), a leading electronic online equity exchange service provider in China, brought the news from the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) that “the construction of a Multi-Layer Capit...

2006-12-14 21:00 1105

GigaMedia Scores Hot Game Title -- Hellgate: London(R)

Expected to be The Monster Hit of 2007 TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GigaMedia Limited ("GigaMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GIGM) announced today that it has secured an exclusive license to offer and operate the highly anticipated action ga...

2006-12-14 19:55 741

WuXi PharmaTech Listed Among Asia’s Fastest Growing Companies,Third Year Running

SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech, China’s leading provider of pharmaceutical R&D outsourcing services announced today that it has been named 173rd on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2006 ranking. This is the third consecutive year the phar...

2006-12-14 18:53 3488

Augmentum(TM) Platinum Sponsor for Gartner China Outsourcing Summit in Shenzhen, December 13-15th

SHANGHAI, China and FOSTER CITY, Calif., Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Augmentum, a value-added software development outsourcing services provider operating in Asia and the US, will be sponsoring Gartner's China Outsourcing Summit, a Gartner Vision Event, in Shenzhen, China, December 13-1...

2006-12-14 06:47 807

Augmentum(TM) CTO, Wayne Hom, Onstage at Microsoft(R) Hong Kong Business Launch of the 2007 Windows(TM) Vista, Microsoft Office System, and Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, December 15th, 2006

Augmentum to Showcase Windows Vista(TM) New Capabilities for Engaging User Experiences SHANGHAI, China and FOSTER CITY, Calif., Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Augmentum, a value-added software development outsourcing services provider operating in Asia and the US, today announced that...

2006-12-14 06:47 1414

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 11:35 935

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 1112

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 00:00 790

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 1175