Regional News

Gore Announces Strategic Alliance With Quellan, Inc.

ELKTON, Md., Sept. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore), a global leader in providing high technology solutions for the electronics industry, announced today it has entered into a strategic alliance that includes an equity investment in Quellan, Inc., a leader in low ...

2007-09-27 21:00 591

Thomson Acquires Prous Science

Acquisition to Expand Thomson Scientific's Market-leading Portfolio of Chemistry and Drug Discovery Information Solutions STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire / -- The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC), a leading provider of information solutions to business and profes...

2007-09-27 12:30 775

China Education Alliance, Inc. Co-Sponsored and Presented at the Second China International Vocational Education Forum

HARBIN, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CEDA) ("China Education Alliance" or "the Company"), a leading distributor of educational resources offering high-quality programs and training both through on-line networks and an on-s...

2007-09-27 01:13 854

Kiwa Bio-Tech Completes 1st Stage of Shandong Factory Upgrading

BEIJING and CLAREMONT, Calif., Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: KWBT) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Kiwa Bio-Tech Products (Shandong) Co., Ltd., has completed the first stage of the planned upgrading ...

2007-09-26 23:55 784

Special Olympics Team USA Meet in Los Angeles Before Heading to Shanghai for the 2007 World Summer Games

Donation from Bank of America Charitable Foundation Assists with Special Olympics Team USA’s Preparation for World Games LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In less than 24 hours, Special Olympics Team USA’s 550 delegates will be heading to Shanghai, China for the 2007 Special Olymp...

2007-09-26 23:54 856

General Steel Holdings, Inc. Acquires Controlling Interest in Two Subsidiaries of its Strategic Partner, Shaanxi Longmen Iron and Steel Group Co., Ltd.

BEIJING, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Steel Holdings, Inc. (“General Steel”), (OTC Bulletin Board: GSHO), China’s first publicly traded steel company in the US, announced that through its joint venture, Shaanxi Longmen Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., (“Joint Venture”) it has a...

2007-09-26 21:30 814

Analyst Report Ranks Achievo Third Among Top Ten IT Offshore Software Development Providers in China

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Achievo(R) Corporation, the leading global software and information technology outsourcing provider with a local front-end and China back-end service model, today announced it has been ranked by IDC as one of the top three China-based IT offsh...

2007-09-27 09:00 678

Physical Property Holdings Inc. to Benefit from Foreign Funds Pour US$300 Billion into the PRC's Property Sector

HONG KONG, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Physical Property Holdings Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PPYH) announced today that according to a recent article published by Daniel Ren of South China Morning Post, overseas funds have channeled up to US$300 billion of investments through va...

2007-09-26 20:00 754

CCID Consulting: Building Mobile E-commerce that Serves the Public

BEIJING, Sept. 26 /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 Stock Exchange: HK08235), releases its article on building mobile e-commerce to better serve ...

2007-09-26 20:00 605

TEDA and IMIE will Jointly Hold a China Market Briefing Event at CEATEC JAPAN 2007

TIANJIN, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As one of the co-organizers of China's largest mobile phone industry event, Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area announced today that it will organize a series of briefing events on China's mobile telecom industry during CEATEC JAP...

2007-09-26 20:00 661

Ormecon Introducing Ultrathin New Organic Nanometal Surface Finish in Commercial Scale

- First Industrial Line Being Installed in Korea HAMBURG, Germany, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A completely new nano size surface finish is introduced by Ormecon International into the Printed Circuit Board market. The thickness is only 55 nanometres, the layer consists of a nanoparticl...

2007-09-27 06:59 562

Xinhua Finance Media Announces Investment by The Yucaipa Companies

BEIJING, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance Media ("XFMedia"; Nasdaq: XFML), China’s leading diversified financial and entertainment media company, today announced that The Yucaipa Companies ("Yucaipa"), an investment firm with holdings in Asia, Europe and the Americas, has signe...

2007-09-26 19:27 757

China Technology Retains Financial Dynamics as Its Investor Relations Agency

HONG KONG, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Technology Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq: CTDC; "CTDC" or the "Company") today announced that it has selected and retained Financial Dynamics Limited (hereinafter "FD") to provide investor relations ("IR") consultancy and a f...

2007-09-26 19:00 564

CCID Consulting: 3G Promotes Fast Growth in China’s Communication Power Supply Market

BEIJING, Oct. 1 /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 Stock Exchange: HK08235), releases its article on 3G promoting fast growth in China’s communicati...

2007-10-01 20:00 539

Ever-Glory International Receives $4 Million Production Order from NEXT PLC

NANJING, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ever-Glory International Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EGLY) ("Ever-Glory," "the Company"), a leading apparel manufacturer in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), announced today that it received a production order valued at approxi...

2007-09-26 21:00 965

Emma Entertainment Brings The Beyonce Experience To China

-- Shanghai -- November 5, 2007 -- Concert Marks Beyonce's First Appearance in China -- Tickets Now On Sale at Emma Ticketmaster -- http://www.emma.cn SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Emma Entertainment is pleased to announce superstar singer, songwriter and cu...

2007-09-26 16:28 454

Beijing Perfect World's Prize Giveaway Concludes

BEIJING, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Perfect World announced that on September 21, 2007 the activity "Summer Recharging Giveaway," which was held by Beijing Perfect World Co., Ltd. and 99bill, formally came to an end. A total amount of 300 k cash as well as laptops, digital cameras, ...

2007-09-26 21:00 860

Consumer Confidence Inched Up in September As Good Investment Returns Partly Offset Continued Price Concerns

SHANGHAI, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-Finance/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing that Chinese consumer confidence rebounded slightly in September, as continued strong investment returns boosted buying sentiment, offsetting in...

2007-09-26 11:44 693

Franklin Resources has Decreased its Shareholding in Stora Enso

HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Stora Enso Oyj was informed on 21 September 2007 that the shares in the Company held by the affiliated investment advisers of Franklin Resources, Inc. has fallen under 5% of the paid-up share capital on 20 September 2007. With reference t...

2007-09-26 11:29 646

TI Makes Wireless MCU System Development Faster and Easier With New USB Stick Tool

Flexible, Low-cost Tool Provides a Complete Development Solution With Optional Stand-Alone Operation DALLAS, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Making development even easier for low-power wireless systems, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today announced a new tool for designing ...

2007-09-26 10:09 734