Heavy Industry & Manufacturing

China Precision Steel Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2007 Results

SHANGHAI, China, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Precision Steel (Nasdaq: CPSL), a niche precision steel processing company principally engaged in producing and selling high precision cold-rolled steel products, today announced that it will conduct a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ...

2007-05-15 20:00 725

Diguang International Announces May 15 Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss First-Quarter Results

SHENZHEN, China, May 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diguang International Development Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: DGNG.OB) ("Diguang"), an emerging, China-based leader in the manufacture of CCFL and LED backlights for the LCD display industry, today announced that it will conduct a c...

2007-05-14 23:39 682

Fuwei Films Schedules Conference Call for Q1 2007 Financial Results

BEIJING, May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fuwei Films (Nasdaq: FFHL) today announced that it has scheduled a conference call for Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at 9:00am Eastern time to discuss its Q1 2007 financial results. Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2007 Time: 9:00 am Eastern To listen...

2007-05-15 01:06 793

China Fire & Security Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2007 Results

First Quarter and Recent Highlights: -- Revenue Increased 43% year over year to $9.5 million -- Income from Operations increased 55% to $3.3 million with Operating Margins improving 2.7% versus Last Year to 35% -- Proforma EPS Improves 33% to $0.12 -- Compa...

2007-05-14 21:01 804

Zhongpin Inc. Reports Record First Quarter 2007 Results

Revenues climb 83% year-over-year to a record $55.8 million CHANGGE CITY, China, May 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zhongpin Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZHNP), a leading meat and food processing company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today reported financial results for the f...

2007-05-10 14:00 798

Kohler Co. Signs Agreement to Acquire Lombardini Engine Companies From Mark IV

KOHLER, Wis., May 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Kohler Co.'s Global Power Group, a global leader in engines and power generator systems, has entered into an agreement to purchase Lombardini Srl from Mark IV Luxembourg S.A.R.L., a subsidiary of Mark IV Industries, Inc. The acquisition agreement is ...

2007-05-09 22:00 869

Otis Elevators Chosen for First Residential Project in New Songdo City, World's Largest Private Real Estate Development

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), was awarded a nearly $8 million contract to supply and install elevators for the first residential development in New Songdo City, South Korea's new international city and the world...

2007-05-09 19:00 773

Caterpillar Announces Opening of Component Manufacturing Campus in Wuxi, China

Hydraulic hose assemblies, valves and cabs manufactured at Wuxi campus for Caterpillar machines BEIJING, May 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire / -- As part of a long-term strategic plan to support manufacturing growth in China and at its operations around the world, executives with Caterpillar Inc. (N...

2007-05-09 12:00 1196

Zhongpin Plans to Construct a New Chilled & Frozen Pork Facility in Western Henan Province

CHANGGE CITY, China, May 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Zhongpin Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZHNP), a leading meat and food processing company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), announced today that it plans to construct a new facility for processing chilled and frozen pork in the western regi...

2007-05-08 20:30 773

Chinese GAP Standard and Sichuan DAR Industry

SUINING, China, May 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GAP for traditional Chinese medicine is a standard issued by SFDA (State Food And Drug Administration) to research, develop, grow and manage traditional Chinese medicines that are applying for internationally acclaimed standard. GAP for traditional ...

2007-05-07 18:00 722

Element Six Spins Out New Company to Develop Diamond Detectors

ASCOT, England, May 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Detectors Ltd is a spin-out company set up by Element Six (E6) to exploit the potential of synthetic diamond in novel detectors for a range of markets. The company will focus on the development of customised detector solutions and will initi...

2007-05-04 09:55 891

China BAK Battery Provides Business Update, Restructures Business Units

SHENZHEN, China, May 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China BAK Battery, Inc. ("China BAK", or "BAK") (Nasdaq: CBAK), one of the largest lithium-ion battery cell manufacturers in China and in the world, as measured by production output, today provided a business update regarding results for ...

2007-05-02 20:00 926

Zhongpin Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2007 Results

CHANGGE CITY, China, May 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zhongpin Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZHNP) today announced that it will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, May 10, 2007 to discuss its first quarter 2007 results. Hosting the call will be Crocker Co...

2007-05-02 20:30 865

ShengdaTech Schedules Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2007 Results

TAIAN CITY, Shandong, China, April 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ShengdaTech Inc. ("ShengdaTech") (OTC Bulletin Board: SGAT) will host a conference call at 9:00 am EST on Monday, May 7, 2007, to discuss results for the first quarter 2007 results. Joining Mr. Xiangzhi Chen, Shengda...

2007-04-30 20:30 867

Stora Enso Acquires Mill Site Land at Beihai in China

HELSINKI, April 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Stora Enso has signed a mill site land acquisition agreement with Beihai City Government in Guangxi, China. The agreement will provide Stora Enso a total of 250 hectares of industrial land for possible future use as a mill site. The mill site is by th...

2007-04-28 11:30 1126

Corning CEO: 'Innovation Key to Corning's Growth'

Weeks Elected Chairman; Houghton Steps Down CORNING, N.Y., April 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- "The key to the company's strategic framework" is to grow through global innovation," Wendell P. Weeks, president and chief executive officer, told more than 500 shareholders attending Corning Incorpo...

2007-04-27 16:59 1370

Powersmart Holdings Limited Utilizes APO(sm) Service To Go Public and Complete Private Financing

GONGYI, China, April 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Point Acquisition Corporation ("Point Acquisition") (OTC Bulletin Board: PAQN.OB) announced the closing of a share exchange transaction with the shareholder of Powersmart Holdings Limited, a British Virgin Islands corporation ("Powersmart") and a...

2007-04-26 03:49 805

Aleris International, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire the Assets of EKCO Products

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Aleris International, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Charter Oak Capital Partners to acquire the assets of EKCO Products, a light gauge sheet and heavy gauge foil producer headquartered in Clayton, Ne...

2007-04-25 09:35 923

Jiangxi Taina Nanfeng Orange Co. Ltd. Broadens Sales Network of Eight Areas in China, Enlarging its Sales Capacity

NANFENG, China, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jiangxi Taina Nanfeng Orange Co. Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHFR) ('CHFR' or 'the Company'), a Chinese company engaged in the planting and marketing of oranges and orange related products, announced that it has signed agreements with e...

2007-04-23 21:30 1150

Two Worlds Meet at China's International Agricultural Event

Worldwide Manufacturers Matching Technology Needs at the agriChina Exhibition BEIJING, China, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The western world pays tribute to the huge potential of agriculture in China at the biggest event of its kind, April 26 – 28 in Beijing. agriChina 2007 will featur...

2007-04-24 09:00 1025