Sports

LI-NING Innovation Helps Pole Vault Queen to Write Skyline

Li Ning Company Limited Signs an Agreement with Elena Isinbaeva Formally BEIJING, March 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On March 2, 2009, Elena Isinbaeva, the Russian pole vaulter who was the Olympic gold medalist in 2004 and 2008, the nominee of IAAF female athlete of the year for three times and ...

2009-03-04 02:15 654

CBEX to Auction FOU Used at Beijing Olympic Games

BEIJING, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CBEX (China Beijing Equity Exchange) announced today the auctioning of the fous (an ancient Chinese percussion instrument derived from clay potteries and bronze ware) that were used in the grand performance of fou at the opening ceremony of Beijing Olympic...

2009-02-27 11:00 945

StarWorld Wins the Prestigious 2009 International Gaming Award for 'Best Casino Interior Design'

MACAU and HONG KONG, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- StarWorld Hotel and Casino ("StarWorld") announced its signature property located in downtown Macau has won "Best Casino Interior Design" awarded by the International Gaming Awards (IGA), one of the most respected awarding organizations in the...

2009-02-19 22:53 1082

APGC, the Masters, and The R&A Announce Creation of the Asian Amateur Championship

HONG KONG, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- -- Inaugural Asian Amateur Championship will be played in October 2009 at Mission Hills Golf Club -- Winner receives invitation to compete in the 2010 Masters -- Winner and runner-up will earn a place in International Final ...

2009-02-16 14:02 1099

ChinaEdu Corporation to Present Earlier at Credit Suisse 11th Annual Global Services Conference

BEIJING, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, announced that it is scheduled to present at the Credit Suisse 11th Annual Global Services Conference taking place on February 22...

2009-02-17 13:00 902

Legendary Motorcycle Racer - Valentino Rossi - to Run the Monster Energy

-- 6-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi joins the Monster Army to help further expand the fast-growing Monster Energy brand all over the world CORONA, Calif., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Motorcycle racer Valentino Rossi is one of the most recognizable athletes on the planet. And now peop...

2009-02-16 07:38 850

Elcoteq Participates in the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2009

HONG KONG, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Elcoteq SE (HEL: ELQAV), a leading electronics manufacturing services (EMS) company in the communications technology field, will introduce its electronics manufacturing programs and services at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2009. The event is being held Fe...

2009-02-13 16:00 967

China Wins Women's Greatest Race On Earth 2008/09

HONG KONG, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's women's Greatest Race on Earth team captured a thrilling victory in the North East Asia and Rest of The World category, when Yang Fengxia finished sixth overall in today's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon. The 21 year-old's time of 2:54:42 was ...

2009-02-09 16:18 803

The World Premiere of the Million Dollar Putt Thrills the Crowd at the Snowgolf World Championship 2009

OBERTAUERN, Austria, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- This weekend the Snowgolf World Championship 2009 teed off a new dimension in golf. This first-class event and its climactic putting competition attracted personalities and golfers to Obertauern ski resort from all over the world -- even as far af...

2009-02-04 12:39 884

Yang Fengxia Bids to Capture Victory for Chinese Women's Team in Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09

Summary: Hong Kong, Sunday 8th February 2009 HONG KONG, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's Yang Fengxia will be hoping to overturn a 40-second deficit on Australia's Billinda Schipp, and snatch victory for the Chinese Women's team in the North East Asia and Rest of The World category of The ...

2009-02-03 15:27 881

Liu Lijuan Finishes Second in Third Leg of the Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09

MUMBAI, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Liu Lijuan was the second female Greatest Race on Earth (GROE) runner to cross the line, finishing 15th overall in today's Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, the third leg of GROE. The 20 year-old completed the gruelling course in 2:57:50, moving the Chine...

2009-01-19 10:00 863

China Hopeful of Success in Mumbai Leg of the Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09

Summary: MUMBAI, India, Sunday, January 18th, 2009 MUMBAI, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China’s Greatest Race on Earth (GROE) 2008/09 teams are confident that Zhang Ao and Liu Lijuan can deliver victory in the third leg of the marathon series in Mumbai on 18 January. GROE, spo...

2009-01-12 08:01 780

SOKO Fitness & Spa Group, Inc. Announces Participation in the ICR XChange Conference

HARBIN, China, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/-- SOKO Fitness & Spa Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SOKF), today announced that the company will present at the ICR XChange Conference. The ICR XChange Conference, taking place at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, CA, is being hel...

2009-01-07 20:00 759

China's Cheng He Finishes Third in Greatest Race on Earth

SINGAPORE, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's Cheng He finished fourth in the second leg of The Greatest Race on Earth (GROE) by coming 18 overall in today's Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon. The 20 year-old completed the course in 2:29:54 moving his team up one place into third positio...

2008-12-08 15:05 772

Bacardi Limited Offers 'Driving Experience of a Lifetime' With F1(TM) Legend Michael Schumacher

- Schumacher-The Ultimate Designated Driver-Promotes Drinking and Driving Don’t Mix at http://www.championsdrinkresponsibly.com HAMILTON, Bermuda, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bacardi Limited, as part of its responsible drinking "Champions Drink Responsibly" campaign, is providing...

2008-11-27 19:00 735

China Looks to Build on Strong Start in The Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09

SINGAPORE, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China’s Teng Ma and Xiao-yan Guo will line up for the second leg of The Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09 (GROE) in Singapore on Sunday, December 7th looking to build upon the strong start made by the Chinese men’s and women’s teams in Nairobi last mon...

2008-12-01 08:01 840

Himfr.com Reports That China's Outdoor Sports Brands Have Enormous Market Opportunities

BEIJING, Nov. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Himfr.com ( http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports that, at present, the outdoor products ( http://www.qualitydress.com/buy-outdoor_products/ ) market has develope...

2008-11-17 23:00 785

China's Lulu Li Finishes Third in Opening Leg of The Greatest Race on Earth 2008/09

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China's Lulu Li came third in the opening leg of fifth series of The Greatest Race on Earth (GROE), when finishing 19th overall in today's Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon. The 19 year-old completed the course in 2 hours 52 minutes 57 ...

2008-10-27 16:01 845

Welcome to Kaohsiung; The World Games 2009 Displays its Glamour in Hong Kong

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan, Oct. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As the pre-events of the World Games 2009 starts at the end of October, Kaohsiung Organizing Committee (KOC) will hold a promotion activity named "Charming Kaohsiung, Meet in 2009" in the New World Center in Kowloon, Hong Kong. It is also aimed...

2008-10-24 14:19 1033

SOKO Fitness & Spa Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

-- Revenue Grew 110% -- Net Income Grew 86.5% -- SOKO opened 3 new facilities and remodeled a fourth. HARBIN, China, Oct. 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- Harbin Mege Union Beauty Management Ltd. today reported the operating results for SOKO Fitness & Spa Group, Inc. (...

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