Heavy Industry & Manufacturing

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 1132

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 1379

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 03:49 810

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 09:35 930

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 1163

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 1029

OSRAM CEO Martin Goetzeler at UN Conference in Singapore

A 30% Migration to Energy-Efficient Lighting Cuts Worldwide CO2 Emissions by 260 Million Tons and Electricity by 460 Billion kwhrs SINGAPORE, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- OSRAM CEO Mr. Martin Goetzeler reasserted the lighting manufacturer giant’s commitment to eco-friendly products at to...

2007-05-10 20:17 943

Fuwei Films Announces New Senior Management Appointments

BEIJING, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: FFHL) ("Fuwei Films" or the " Company") announced the appointments of Ms. Cindy Lu and Dr. Zhibing Qian as Senior Vice Presidents. Xiaoan He, CEO and Chairman of Fuwei Films stated that, "We a...

2007-04-17 23:58 997

General Steel Holdings, Inc. Announces Appointment of Cao Zhong Kui, Chairman of Baogang United Steel, to its Board Of Directors

BEIJING, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Steel Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GSHO), China's first publicly traded steel manufacturer in the US, announced today that Mr. Cao Zhong Kui has joined the company's board of directors as an independent director. Mr. C...

2007-04-16 21:00 931

Jiangxi Taina Nanfeng Orange Co. Ltd. Benefited from Government Support which Helps to Improve Quality and Enlarge Export

NANFENG, China, April 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- 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 Jiangxi government has considered its off...

2007-04-13 01:26 949

Zhongpin Inc. Management's Explanation of 2006 Earnings

Net Income Impact of Non-recurring Financial Penalty Paid to Holders of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock and Related Stock Purchase Warrants CHANGGE CITY, China, April 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zhongpin Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZHNP), a leading meat and food processing company i...

2007-04-05 20:30 832

Zhongpin Inc. Increases Prepared Meat Products Capacity by 75%

CHANGGE CITY, HENAN PROVINCE, China, April 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Zhongpin Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ZHNP) ("Zhongpin"), a leading meat and food processing company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that it has increased its capacity for prepared meat products by an ...

2007-04-05 02:07 843

Jiangxi Taina Nanfeng Orange Co. Ltd. Announced 6,000 Tons Sales Volume and USD 3.75 Million of Processing Capacity in 2007

NANFENG, China, April 3 /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 the minimum orange sales volume wi...

2007-04-03 21:00 1400

China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Files 10KSB and Announces Audited Year End 2006 Results

Net Sales Up 30%, Net Income Jumps 80% HARBIN, China, April 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Kangtai Cactus Biotech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CKGT), a vertically integrated grower, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a variety of cactus-based consumer products, today filed 10...

2007-04-03 20:00 949

China Yingxia International Announces Fiscal Year End 2006 Financial Results

-- Revenue for 2006 increased 36% to $8.4 million -- Net Income for 2006 increased 205% to $5.3 million (includes a tax gain of approximately $3 million) -- Gross Profit for 2006 increased 43% to $4.6 million NEW YORK, N.Y., April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -...

2007-04-03 10:11 728

Home System Group Reports 2006 Financial Results

- Company reports 2006 revenue of $26.4 million and net income of $1.4 million - On January 31, 2007 Company completed acquisition of Oceanic Well Profit, Inc. LOS ANGELES, April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Home System Group (OTC Bulletin Board: HSYT) based ...

2007-04-02 20:02 746

Diguang International Announces April 3 Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal Year 2006 Results

SHENZHEN, China, April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Diguang International Development Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: DGNG) ("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 conference cal...

2007-04-02 20:00 812

CND Welcomes the Construction of China's Largest Production Base for New Composite Materials

CHANGZHOU, China, April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (CND) announces that China's largest production base for new composite materials, in which TIANMA GROUP has invested RMB700 million, started construction in the District's Binjiang Fine Chemical Industry Par...

2007-04-02 20:00 1023

Mainland China's Critical Export Challenges Tackled at Chief Executive China Management Forum

Speakers Included Top Mainland China Economist, Dr. Yifu Lin BEIJING, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Over 200 executives and business leaders discussed mainland China's current export challenges at Global Sources' (Nasdaq: GSOL) Chief Executive China Management Forum held today in Beijing....

2007-03-27 16:23 1008

Huafeng Textile International Group to Continue Seeking Korea Stock Exchange Listing

HONG KONG, March 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Leading Chinese fabric processor, the Huafeng Textile International Group (stock code HK:0364), today confirmed its intention to continue to seek a listing on the Korea Exchange (KRX). Further to Huafeng's previous disclosure regarding the com...

2007-03-23 18:23 1213