Regional News

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

Fushi International Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Copperweld Bimetallics

Establishes Fushi as the Largest Global Supplier of Bimetallic Wire Products DALIAN, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Fushi International, Inc., (Nasdaq: FSIN), the leading Chinese manufacturer of bimetallic wire, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquir...

2007-09-26 04:01 848

Prize for Cutting-Edge Laser Innovations

Call for international Berthold Leibinger Innovationspreis - November 30, 2007 is Deadline for Submissions DITZINGEN, Germany, Sept. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Applications and proposals are now being accepted for the 2008 international Berthold Leibinger Innovationspreis for developers and re...

2007-09-27 09:00 642

China Kangtai Appoints New Independent Board of Director

HARBIN, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Kangtai Cactus Biotech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CKGT) today announced the appointment of John Jing Zhang to the Company's board of directors, effective as of September 21, 2007. Mr. Zhang was appointed by action of the current...

2007-09-26 02:47 677

Aero Toy Store Announces Opening of Las Vegas Office

Sales Center Located at McCarran International Airport LAS VEGAS, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The newest opening act in Las Vegas is a high-flying one. Aero Toy Store, the world's most distinctive aviation brand, today announced the opening of its Las Vegas sales center located at ...

2007-09-26 07:40 999

PAY88 Inc. Expanding to Shanghai China

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pay88 Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PAYI) was pleased to announce today that they are right on target for their sales expansion project of their online multiplayer game card products. "I am very excited to say that we are set to expand into...

2007-09-25 22:00 657

Time Inc. Agrees to Use Smart Connection Enterprise

DETROIT, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Time Inc., the largest magazine publisher in the U.S., recently rolled out WoodWing's Smart Connection Enterprise system to produce, among other titles, FORTUNE, Money, People, Sports Illustrated and TIME Magazine. "Time Inc. is the best in the wor...

2007-09-26 07:41 598

Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursery Co., Ltd. Cooperates with Yishui Technology Development Center, Strengthening R&D Ability and Quality Control

LAIZHOU, China, Sep. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursery Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: SZSN) ("SZSN" or "Parent Corporation") which is incorporated in the State of Delaware, announced that its operating subsidiary company in China, Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursery Co....

2007-09-25 21:30 871

E-House Recognized as China's Leading Real Estate Consulting and Agency Services Company

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced it has been awarded the leading brand in China's real estate consulting and agency sector by the China Real Estate ...

2007-09-25 21:19 1356

"Ten Years of Growth" Held in Beijing

BEIJING, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The grand ceremony named "Ten Years of Growth" was held by Talents Magazine, a leading Chinese business magazine, in Beijing on September 21. This event consisted of two forums: one for MNCs in China, the other for state-owned companies (SOC). Chine...

2007-09-25 21:44 819

eLong, Inc. Announces Appointment of Guangfu Cui as new Chief Executive Officer

BEIJING, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- eLong, Inc. (Nasdaq: LONG), a leading online travel service provider in China, today announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200708022023-min.JPG ) Guangfu Cui will join as CEO of eLong, Inc.,...

2007-09-26 09:00 1479

Suntech America and Lumeta Announce New Manufacturing Alliance

Suntech to Manufacture Modules for Lumeta's Line of Roof Integrated Solar Products IRVINE, Calif. and SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Lumeta, a leading provider of roof integrated solar energy products, and Suntech America, the U.S. division of Suntech Power Holdings Co...

2007-09-25 20:30 1091

Mindray Announces Two Senior Promotions and New Hire

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices in China with a rapidly growing international presence, today announced the promotion of two senior executives, Minghe Cheng and Ji...

2007-09-25 20:00 859

CCID Consulting: Market for Chinese Brands of Big Screen LCDs Continues to Grow in 2007

BEIJING, Sept. 24 /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 the market for Chinese brands of big screen L...

2007-09-25 20:00 608

Focus Media to Announce Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results on September 27, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Focus Media Holding Limited (Nasdaq: FMCN), China’s largest out-of-home multi-platform life-style media company, today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007 on September 27, 2007 (U.S. Easte...

2007-09-25 20:00 777

Focus Media Announces Filing of 20-F and Completion of Audit Committee Investigation

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Focus Media Holding Limited (Nasdaq: FMCN), China’s largest out-of-home multi-platform life-style media company, announced today that it had filed its previously delayed annual report on Form 20-F together with the audited financial statements for...

2007-09-25 20:00 926

Suntech Launches High Output Solar Modules for the U.S. Solar Market

Suntech Launches the Most Powerful 72 Cell Solar Module in the U.S. Market WUXI, China and LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, today announced the int...

2007-09-25 20:15 888

Asian Financial Inc. Announces Postponement of Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal Year 2007 Results

BEIJING, China, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Asian Financial, Inc. ("Asian Financial," "Company"), a leading provider of offset printing equipment and solutions in China through its wholly-owned operating subsidiary, Duoyuan Digital Printing Technology Industry (China) Co., Ltd. ("Duoyuan"), ...

2007-09-25 19:23 652

Mpdaogou.com And Unionpay Become Partners To Provide Better Online Shopping Services

SHANGHAI, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MPdaogou.com ("MP"), a leading online Chinese shopping service provider, announces that it has recently signed a partnership agreement with Shanghai Unionpay Merchant Service Co., Ltd. Mpdaogou.com launched the first general discount shopping membership...

2007-09-25 20:00 869