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eLong to Announce Third Quarter 2006 Results on November 9, 2006 at 7:00 pm Eastern Time

BEIJING, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- eLong, Inc. (Nasdaq: LONG), a leading online travel service provider in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter of 2006 on Thursday, November 9, 2006 at 7:00 pm Eastern Time (Beijing/Hong Kong Time: F...

2006-11-03 20:00 1212

A USD10 Million Level Foreign Project Lands in TEDA Every Two Days

TIANJIN, China, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TEDA declared that from January to September this year, TEDA has attracted a total of 118 foreign projects, each of whom have invested USD10 million in TEDA. 95 of these projects are newly approved projects and 23 are projects that have added i...

2006-11-03 00:00 1005

Microsoft and Novell Announce Broad Collaboration on Windows and Linux Interoperability and Support

Companies Also Announce a Patent Agreement Covering Proprietary and Open Source Products REDMOND, Wash., and WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Novell Inc. today announced a set of broad business and technical collaboration agreements to b...

2006-11-06 00:00 1343

Chindex International Announces Breakthrough Sale Of First Intuitive Surgical System In Mainland China

Chinese Military Hospital Becomes First User of Intuitive Surgical’s Robotic Surgical System In The Chinese Mainland BETHESDA, Md, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHDX), a leading independent American provider of western healthcare products and servi...

2006-11-03 00:00 1343

Former vice chairman of China Securities Regulatory Commission, Laura Cha joins TCS Board of Directors

Six out of eight directors on the company's board are independent MUMBAI, India, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tata Consultancy Services, the leading global IT services and consulting company announced that at a meeting of the board of directors held today, Laura M Cha was appointed as ...

2006-11-03 00:00 1706

Corning Breaks Ground on LCD Glass Finishing Facility in China

Company was First to Announce it Would Locate a Substrate Facility on the China Mainland CORNING, N.Y., Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary in the People’s Republic of China hosted a groundbreaking ceremony fo...

2006-11-03 00:00 1466

Piper Jaffray to Co-Host China Life Sciences Event in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Piper Jaffray will host its first China Life Sciences Event on Wednesday, Nov. 15 in Shanghai. The event is co-hosted by O'Melveny & Myers LLP and Deloitte Touche. The China Life Sciences Event, which showcases some of the most innovat...

2006-11-03 00:00 1231

Brazil Moves Aggressively With HD Radio(TM) Rollout

Brazilian Broadcasters Form Alliance to Promote HD Radio Broadcasting COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- iBiquity Digital Corporation, the developer and licenser of digital HD Radio technology, today announced that Brazilian broadcasters have formed the "Brazilian Alliance for...

2006-11-03 11:10 1190

WHO To Unveil Global Anti-Counterfeiting Plan

GENEVA, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On 15 November, the World Health Organization (WHO) and its partners will officially launch the first ever International Medical Products Anti-counterfeiting Taskforce (IMPACT) and unveil the global plan to combat counterfeit medical products. (L...

2006-11-03 00:00 1130

MBF Completes Conversion to Perot Systems' Payer PERADIGM(TM) System

MBF Customers Benefit From Streamlined Claims Processing and Payments in Real Time PLANO, Texas, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER) and MBF, Australia's largest privately owned and managed private health insurer, today announced the successful conversi...

2006-11-03 00:00 1320

SINA Reports Q3 2006 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- SINA Corporation (Nasdaq: SINA), a leading online media company and mobile value-added service (MVAS) provider for China and for the global Chinese communities, today announced its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended September 30...

2006-11-03 00:00 1130

Beverage Partners Worldwide (BPW) Joint Venture to Refocus on Black Tea Platform

VEVEY, Switzerland and ATLANTA, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Coca- Cola Company and Nestle today announced both companies have agreed to refocus the activities of their Beverage Partners Worldwide (BPW) joint venture on black tea beverages. The transaction, which is subject to certain...

2006-11-03 00:00 1336

Accton Licenses HelloSoft's Award Winning VoIP Solution for VoWi-Fi and Multi-Mode Handsets

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- HelloSoft, Inc. a leading provider of VoIP Technologies for mobile devices announced today that Accton, a global outsourcing partner for networking and communications solutions has licensed and deployed HelloSoft's VoIP software solution for ...

2006-11-03 00:00 12578

Garmin Wins Dutch Lawsuit Brought by TomTom

CAYMAN ISLANDS, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) announced that it has today received a decision of the District Court in The Hague, Netherlands denying the preliminary injunction sought by TomTom International B.V. in preliminary relief proceedings alleging infring...

2006-11-03 00:00 1357

Suntech Establishes Collaborative Research Agreement With University of New South Wales

WUXI, China, Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, has announced a new collaborative research agreement with the Centre of Excellence for Advanced Silicon Photovoltaics an...

2006-11-03 00:00 1179

Xinhua Far East Upgrades the Issuer Credit Rating of China Aviation Oil (Singapore) to A- from BBB+, the Rating Outlook Remains Stable

HONG KONG, Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Far East China Ratings (‘Xinhua Far East”) today upgraded the issuer credit rating of China Aviation Oil (Singapore) Corporation Ltd (“CAO” or “the Company”, SGX China Avi Oil) from BBB+ to A-. Its rating outlook remains stable. The u...

2006-11-02 00:00 1350

Startech Environmental Receives Downpayment for New Plasma Converter Facility China

WILTON, Conn., Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Startech Environmental Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: STHK), a fully reporting company, announced that it has received the 15% downpayment from GlobalTech Environmental Corporation, the Company’s exclusive distributor for the Peoples Repub...

2006-11-02 21:00 1460

IXeo Selected for Luxury Hotel Alliance’s New Dynamic Web Site

Global Hotel Alliance Launches Fully Interactive Site with Independent Tailored Packaging ZURICH, Switzerland, Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- IXeo Interactive Travel SA, the global tourism gateway, today announced that it has been chosen by the Global Hotel Alliance, the new hotel alli...

2006-11-02 10:30 1336

Future of Sexual and Reproductive Health at Tipping Point According to Global Study

GENEVA, Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever global study of sexual and reproductive health -- to be published in the medical journal The Lancet starting this week -- shows a picture of declining financial support, increased political interference and an overall reluctance to tackle...

2006-11-02 00:00 1155

Chemidex and FSCT Sign Partnership Agreement

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology (FSCT) and Chemidex, announced today a partnership to develop enhanced web capabilities for FSCT Members throughout the world through a special gateway to Chemidex's Paint & Coatings ...

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