Heavy Industry & Manufacturing

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 20:30 801

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 18:00 738

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 09:55 906

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 20:00 952

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 20:30 884

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 20:30 885

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 1148

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 1403

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 03:49 823

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 09:35 946

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 1186

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 1042

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 20:17 971

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 1010

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 21:00 945

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 01:26 964

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 20:30 847

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 02:07 854

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 1424

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 20:00 969