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Largest Wall Street Journal Real Estate Advertiser, Sheldon Good's Fraud Exposed, Claims Phoenix Colvard Development

JEFFERSON, N.C., June 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Colvard Development unveils a website www.SheldonGoodFraud.com that contains supporting documentation that Phoenix claims exposes Sheldon Good in a scheme to charge for ads it never ran in the Wall Street Journal Real Estate Section...

2008-06-28 05:45 673

ACE Ltd. CFO and Group of North American Insurance Enterprises (GNAIE) Board Member, Philip Bancroft, Addresses Oversight Body of International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

- GNAIE Provides Summary Highlights of Remarks to IASCF - NEW YORK, June 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Group of North American Insurance Enterprises (GNAIE) today reported that Philip Bancroft, a GNAIE Board Member and Chief Financial Officer of ACE, Ltd., a global leader in insurance...

2008-06-30 07:46 750

PPR and Girard-Perregaux sign a long-term strategic partnership

PARIS, June 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PPR announced the signature of a long-term strategic partnership with the Sowind Group, a Swiss holding company based in La Chaux de Fonds headed by Luigi Macaluso. The Sowind Group includes the Haute Horlogerie brands Girard-Perregaux and JeanRichard...

2008-06-28 02:36 823

Kellogg Acquires Assets of Zhenghang Food Company, Leading Biscuit Manufacturer in China

BATTLECREEK, Mich., June 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Kellogg Company today announced that one of its majority-owned subsidiaries has acquired substantially all of the assets of Zhenghang Food Company Ltd. ("Navigable Foods"), a manufacturer of cookies and crackers in the north and northeas...

2008-06-30 17:00 650

VanceInfo Publishes 2007 Annual Report on Form 20-F

BEIJING, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- VanceInfo Technologies Inc. (NYSE: VIT), an IT service provider and one of the leading offshore software development companies in China, today announced that it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2007 with the U.S. Securit...

2008-06-27 23:28 636

China Medical Technologies Files Annual Report on Form 20-F with the SEC

BEIJING, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED), a leading China-based medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced in-vitro diagnostic products and high intensity focused ultrasound tumor therapy systems, today...

2008-06-27 23:15 589

Canadian Solar Inc. Announces Final Results and Settlement of Conversion Offer for its 6.0% Convertible Senior Notes due 2017

JIANGSU, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (“CSI”) (Nasdaq: CSIQ) announced today the final results and settlement of its conversion offer (the “Offer”) with respect to its 6.0% Convertible Senior Notes due 2017 (the “Notes”). CSI had offered an increased conversion ...

2008-06-27 21:54 691

RepuTex Announces China's Top 10 Sustainable Companies

SHANGHAI, China, June 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Ratings and research firm RepuTex today announced the RepuTex China Top 10, a best in sector listing of China's most sustainable companies from the CSI 100 Index. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200806131654.jpg ) (Logo: http://w...

2008-06-30 09:00 771

CTDC Announces Production of SnO2 Base Plates has Achieved Targeted Specifications and Started Installation of Advanced Production Line

HONG KONG, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Technology Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq: CTDC; "CTDC" or "the Company"), a provider of solar energy products and solutions in China focusing on a-Si thin-film technology, today announced that its current production line has suc...

2008-06-27 21:30 526

Northern Trust Appoints New Deputy Chief Representative in China

LONDON, July 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Northern Trust has hired Michael Wu as Deputy Chief representative of Northern Trust's Beijing representative office, as the corporation focuses on continuing to develop in mainland China. In this newly created role, Mr. Wu will work closely with Ke...

2008-07-02 08:00 850

Chunghwa Telecom Announces NT$19.1 Billion Capital Reduction Plan for Year 2008

TAIPEI, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (TAIEX: 2412; NYSE: CHT) ("Chunghwa" or "the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a capital reduction of NT$19.1 billion for fiscal year 2008. From its existing capital surplus, the Company ...

2008-06-27 20:42 699

51job, Inc. Files Annual Report on Form 20-F

SHANGHAI, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, announced today that its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2007 has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchan...

2008-06-27 18:30 862

CCID Consulting: Status and Development Trend of China's Mobile Phone After-sales Service Industry in 2008

BEIJING, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CCID Consulting, China’s leading research, consulting and IT outsourcing service provider, and the first Chinese consulting firm listed in Hong Kong (Hong Kong: 8235.HK), recently released through its Communications Industry Research Center a report on...

2008-06-27 20:00 932

China Industrial Waste Management's COO Attends ACE08 in Atlanta, Georgia

DALIAN, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Annual Conference & Exposition 2008 (ACE08) of the American Water Works Association was held June 8-12, 2008, in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Li Jun, Chief Operating Officer of China Industrial Waste Management (OTC Bulletin Board: CIWT), ...

2008-06-27 20:00 806

China Clean Energy Updates Business Outlook

FUQING, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Clean Energy Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CCGY) ("China Clean Energy", the "Company"), a leading producer of environmentally-friendly specialty chemical products made from renewable resources in The People’s Republic of China, today anno...

2008-06-27 19:00 647

Famous UK Brands Lonsdale and Dunlop Launch ‘ITAT Sports World’ in China

SHENZHEN, Guangdong, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On May 25, 2008, the largest UK sports goods listed company, Sports Direct, launched two popular brands, Dunlop, the hundred-year brand, and Lonsdale in China for the first time in the "ITAT Sports World" of three ITAT Membership Sup...

2008-06-27 20:00 932

NEC to Acquire NetCracker, a Leader in Operations Support Systems

NEC Strengthens Global Software Business Helping Communications Service Providers Accelerate Business Transformation TOKYO, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- NEC Corporation (NEC) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire NetCracker Technology Corp. (NetCracker), a US based software ...

2008-06-27 15:30 624

Qiao Xing Mobile Announces Filing 2007 Annual Report on Form 20-F with the SEC

BEIJING, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qiao Xing Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. ("Qiao Xing Mobile" or "the Company") (NYSE: QXM), one of China's leading domestic manufacturers of mobile handsets, today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended ...

2008-06-27 20:00 497

Guangshen Railway Files Form 20-F

SHENZHEN, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Guangshen Railway Company Limited ("Guangshen Railway" or the "Company") (NYSE: GSH; HKEx: 525; SSE Share Code: 601333) announced today that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2007 with th...

2008-06-27 13:56 617

RICS Latest Global Real Estate Market Updates

HONG KONG, June 27/Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Bank lending to ease further in Singapore Data on bank lending in Singapore is due out on Monday 30th. This should confirm that the pace of lending growth has continued to slacken as a result of greater uncertainty regarding the broade...

2008-06-27 17:11 564