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China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources Engages Grobstein, Horwath & Company as Independent Auditor

BEIJING, March 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSZM) today announced that that it has engaged Grobstein, Horwath & Company as its new independent auditor, effective immediately. Grobstein, Horwath & Company is part of th...

2007-03-01 22:30 842

Huafeng Shareholders Vote in Favour of All Agenda Items at the Company's 2007 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

HONG KONG, Mar. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- One of the region's most successful and prominent fabric processing companies, Huafeng Textile International Group (stock code HK:0364), is pleased to announce that all resolutions proposed for consideration at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM)...

2007-03-01 12:47 733

PacificNet's Subsidiary Delivers 100 Electronic Gaming Machines to a Leading Operator in Europe

BEIJING, March 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PacificNet, Inc. (Nasdaq: PACT), a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM), mobile internet, e-commerce and gaming technology in China, announced today that it's Take1 Technologies ("Take1") subsidiary has delivered 100 electronic gam...

2007-03-01 01:41 919

Global Sources Scheduled to Report Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2006 Results on March 6, 2007

NEW YORK, Feb. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (Nasdaq: GSOL) expects to release results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2006 before the market opens on March 6, 2007. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200701111135-min.jpg ) Chairman and CEO, Merle A. H...

2007-02-15 14:16 620

Three HK Companies Deleted from FTSE Large Cap Index

HONG KONG, Feb. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- FTSE Group ("FTSE"), the global index provider, today confirms the annual review results of its Asian benchmark, the FTSE Asia Pacific ex Japan Index. The FTSE Asia Pacific Regional Committee, made up of independent market practitioners, has reviewed th...

2007-03-02 16:19 801

New Shanghai Trade Shows for Fashion Accessories and Baby & Children's Products Enable Suppliers to Sell into Huge China Market

Global Sources Extends China Sourcing Fairs from Global Exports to Encompass B2B Sales in China HONG KONG, Feb. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) plans to offer suppliers new channels to sell into the booming China domestic B2B m...

2007-02-28 16:30 1189

Zebra Technologies Announces Expansion Plans in Asia-Pacific

Leading Thermal Printer Brand Sees Great Growth Potential in the Region Plans to Increase Business Alliances SINGAPORE, Feb. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Zebra Technologies (Nasdaq: ZBRA), a top global provider of specialty printing solutions, is set for rapid expansio...

2007-02-28 15:28 737

Wachovia Securities Names Yu-Ming Wang as Head of Fixed Income Asia

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Wachovia Corp. announced today that Yu-Ming Wang has been named head of Fixed Income Asia. In this newly created role, Wang will execute the firm's corporate business strategy and manage all fixed income origination, distribution, and trading as ...

2007-02-28 15:00 1043

Twelve of World's Top 15 Semiconductor Companies Including Intel, Samsung and Texas Instruments to Exhibit at Mainland China's Largest-Ever IC Trade Event

HONG KONG, Feb. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Twelve of the world's 15 largest semiconductor companies are set to showcase their latest technologies at mainland China's largest-ever IC exhibition -- the 12th International IC-China Conference and Exhibition (IIC-China). (Logo: http:/...

2007-02-27 17:16 779

GigaMedia to Report Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2006 Financial Results on March 13

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Feb. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GigaMedia Limited ("GigaMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GIGM) will report the Company's fourth-quarter and full-year 2006 financial results on Tuesday, March 13, 2007 before the market opens. Management will hold an investor web...

2007-02-27 15:12 648

CEOs Receive Nearly 60 Percent of the Blame When Company Reputation Is Damaged

Triggers of Reputation Failure Identified Executives Underestimate Impact of Leadership Departures NEW YORK, Feb. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global business executives assign nearly 60 percent of the blame to CEOs when companies lose reputation after a crisis strikes, according to a new Saf...

2007-02-27 23:00 943

Record 6 Million LCD Televisions Sold at Retail Shops Across Asia in 2006

GfK Asia Expects the Market to Reach 11 Million Units in 2007 SINGAPORE, Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GfK Asia releases its 2006 Year End Pan Asian Consumer Electronics Data Summary, highlighting the trends in the region's consumer electronics sector. The report includes data from...

2007-02-26 16:09 657

Global Sources' Investor Relations Website and Financial Disclosure Procedures Win Top Awards for the Second Consecutive Year

HONG KONG, Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) has won two top honors in the Investor Relations Global Rankings & Awards (IRGR) among Small/Mid Cap companies in the Asia/Pacific region: (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200701111135-min.jpg ) -- ...

2007-02-26 16:30 681

GfK Asia Releases 2006 Year End Pan Asian IT Data

Region Saw Overall Growth, Personal Portable Computers Lead PC Market, Printer Market Flat SINGAPORE, Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GfK Asia releases its 2006 Year End Pan Asian IT Retail Data Summary, showing a steady expansion in the region's IT secto...

2007-02-26 14:36 701

Discovery Channel's The Lost Tomb of Jesus Reveals New Scientific Evidence Supporting Possible Find of Jesus Family Tomb

-- Award-Winning Filmmakers James Cameron and Simcha Jacobovici Chronicle Investigation of 2,000-year-old Artifacts Related to Jesus of Nazareth and Mary Magdalene SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Scientific analysis of limestone ossuaries (bone boxes) and physical evidenc...

2007-02-26 16:47 819

Banner Year for Otis in the Casino Resort Industry

FARMINGTON, Conn., Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), won contracts in the casino resort industry of approximately $150 million in 2006. "We are pleased to be the supplier of choice in products and services for casino r...

2007-02-26 20:00 1036

Vivendi Universal Ordinary Shareholders, ADR Holders and ADS Holders May Be Entitled To Payment From An SEC Settlement Fund

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Greenberg Traurig, LLP regarding the Securities and Exchange Commission v. Vivendi Universal, S.A. A settlement has been reached in an enforcement action brought by the United States Securities and Exchang...

2007-02-27 08:00 823

Stuart Weitzman Announces Anika Noni Rose to Wear Diamond Dream Shoe to the 79th Annual Academy Awards(R)

Stuart Weitzman Diamond Dream Shoe Includes 1,420 Individual White Kwiat Diamonds Worth Half-Million Dollars LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Stuart Weitzman announced today that award-winning actress Anika Noni Rose, who co-starred in 2006's hit film Dreamgirls, will wear the St...

2007-02-25 12:06 991

Korean Airlines Chooses Goodrich to Provide Boeing 747 and Next Generation 737 Landing Gear Overhaul Services

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Korean Airlines has chosen Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) to provide landing gear maintenance services to support its fleet of Boeing 747 and Next Generation 737 aircraft. The agreement includes all scheduled repair and overhaul services for both...

2007-02-26 22:00 912

Otis Global Transportation Wins Total Nearly One-Quarter of a Billion Dollars

FARMINGTON, Conn., Feb. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), won elevator and escalator contracts serving the public transportation industry in 2006 valued at nearly one-quarter of a billion dollars, with the latest agreements awarded ...

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