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FUQI International Announces Participation in Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference

SHENZHEN, China, May 30 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- FUQI International, Inc. (Nasdaq: FUQI) today announced that the Company will participate in the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference, held June 9-10, 2009 at the Westin New York at Times Square. Management's participation will...

2009-05-31 10:58 530

Induction Chemotherapy Followed by ChemoRadiotherapy Increased Time-to-Treatment Failure Compared to ChemoRadiotherapy Alone in Patients With Unresectable Locally Advanced Head & Neck Cancer

-- Phase 3 study has demonstrated that Induction Chemotherapy prior to ChemoRadiotherapy significantly increased time-to-treatment failure in comparison to standard ChemoRadiotherapy alone - MADRID, May 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Spanish Head and Neck Cancer Cooperative Group (TTCC) an...

2009-05-31 17:17 484

Phase III Study Data With Vandetanib (Zactima(TM)) in Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology

ORLANDO, Florida, May 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Data from the Phase III ZODIAC(1) study in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients, with the investigational drug vandetanib, were presented today at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Orlando. Results show that the ...

2009-05-31 10:20 635

Westway Group, Inc. Declares $1 Special Dividend

NEW ORLEANS, May 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Board of Directors of Westway Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SACQ) today declared a special dividend of $1.00 per share to Class A Common shareholders of record on June 8, 2009, payable on June 18, 2009. ( Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi...

2009-05-31 10:06 497

Maintenance Treatment With Avastin and Tarceva in Combination Helps Lung Cancer Patients Live Longer Without Their Disease Worsening

-- For ex-US Media Only -- Phase III ATLAS Study Achieves a New Milestone in Treating Advanced Lung Cancer BASEL, Switzerland, May 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Roche announced today that the Phase III ATLAS study showed patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who received Av...

2009-05-31 10:11 475

Avastin Plus Commonly Used Chemotherapies Improves the Time Breast Cancer Patients Live Without Their Disease Getting Worse

-- RIBBON-1 Study Confirms Benefit of Avastin in Treating HER2-Negative Breast Cancer -- For Non-US, Non-UK and Non-Austrian Media BASEL, Switzerland, May 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Results from the phase III RIBBON-1 study presented today at ASCO showed that patients with advanced HER2-...

2009-05-31 10:17 475

MediaTek Introduced MT7110 Series WiMAX SoC -- the Highest Integrated WiMAX Chips for CPEs, Handsets, and other Mobile Devices

HSINCHU, Taiwan, June 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MediaTek (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 2454), a worldwide leader in wireless and consumer electronics SoCs today announces three second generation IEEE 802.16e WiMAX chips. MT7110 series are fully compliant with, and provide more features and performance...

2009-06-01 15:00 398

Taiwan Universities Ranked among Top 1% Of Research Institutions in The World

In Six of 22 Categories At Least One Taiwan Institution Ranks Within the World's Top 100 for 2004-2008 Period According To Thomson Reuters Taipei, TAIWAN, June 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universities in Taiwan are ranked amongst the top one percent of research institutions from around the world ...

2009-06-01 09:30 832

RICS: Sales Transaction Levels Remain Low in Hong Kong, with Luxury Property Market in Particular Struggling

RICS Global Commercial Property Survey Q1 2009 HONG KONG, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Occupier demand continued to shrink as the global economic slowdown hit the local market. Nevertheless the sales market in Q1 2009 recovered, mainly driven by end user demand for prime assets at discounted...

2009-05-29 23:29 623

Gerresheimer Opens New High-Tech Production Facility for Pharma Glass in China

Now Seven Plants in China DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Gerresheimer Group today opened a new plant for pharmaceutical glass packaging in China. The high-tech production facility constructed in Danyang (Jiangsu Province) covers 16,000 square meters. Specializing in ...

2009-05-31 12:16 706

Equestrio China Saddles Up at Happy Valley Racecourse for the Children of Hong Kong on June 5th

HONG KONG, June 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Equestrio China, the acclaimed equestrian and lifestyle magazine, has teamed up with the Crossroads Foundation and The Hong Kong Jockey Club to support the Po Leung Kuk orphanage with a charity day set to take place on June 5th. During what Equestr...

2009-06-01 10:00 668

Taiwantrade Launches Membership Drive

Great bonuses for new members registering free of charge from June 1 to 14 TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- For the first time ever, Taiwantrade ( http://www.taiwantrade.com.tw/ ) is offering interested buyers and suppliers from around the world great bonuses for members register...

2009-06-01 16:00 395

International Transport Sector Confident to Provide Transport's Central Role in Stimulating Economies Around the World

PARIS and LEIPZIG, Germany, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- - 800 Delegates From Around the World, Including 52 Transport Ministers and Industry Leaders Discussed the Future of Global Transport at the 2009 International Transport Forum in Leipzig, Germany. In the face of the glo...

2009-05-29 18:00 757

ADT Security Awarded US$9.3M Contract to Protect Delhi International Airport

Operational Complexity and Security Related Challenges Are Simplified by Sophisticated System Integration at Terminal 3 BANGALORE, India, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ADT Security has won the contract to provide the access control and video surveillance security systems to the new terminal 3 ...

2009-05-29 17:28 443

MacArthur Foundation Commits $68 Million To Support Regional Cooperation for Peace and Security in Asia

SINGAPORE, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is committing $68 million over seven years to a new Asia Security Initiative that will increase the effectiveness of international cooperation in fostering peace and security in Asia. The Initiative brings ...

2009-05-29 14:00 369

Indranil Roy Joins Korn/Ferry as Managing Director, Asia Pacific of Leadership and Talent Consulting Group

- Firm's Leadership and Talent Consulting Business in Asia Pacific Set for Further Growth - SINGAPORE, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, recently announced that it has appointed Indranil Roy as Managing ...

2009-05-29 09:56 526

Indranil Roy Joins Korn/Ferry as Managing Director, Asia Pacific of Leadership and Talent Consulting Group

- Firm's Leadership and Talent Consulting Business in Asia Pacific Set for Further Growth - SINGAPORE, May 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, recently announced that it has appointed Indranil Roy as Managing ...

2009-05-29 12:28 566

Samsung, Duracell, Hosiden and Leggett & Platt Join Wireless Power Consortium to Set Universal Standard

Market leaders accelerate Consortium traction to revolutionize use of consumer electronics HONG KONG, May 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (The Consortium) announced four new members today: Duracell (U.S.A.), Hosiden Corporation (Japan), Leggett & Platt, Inc. (U.S.A.)...

2009-05-28 08:00 448

Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2008 and First Quarter 2009 Results

SHANGHAI, May 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPRD; "Spreadtrum" or the "Company"), one of China's leading wireless baseband chipset providers, today announced its fourth quarter 2008 and first quarter 2009 financial results. FOURTH QUARTER 2008 (4Q08) F...

2009-05-28 04:30 524

Never Lose Friends and Alienate People Again With .tel Superbook for iPhone!

LONDON, May 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Telnic Limited ( http://www.telnic.org ), the registry operator for the new communications-focused .tel top level domain (TLD) which has sold over 200,000 domains in six weeks since launch, today announced that .tel Superbook for the iPhone and iPod Touch ...

2009-05-28 15:00 541

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