Regional News

GlobalCom PR-Network Becomes an Incorporated Organization and Covers Over 60 Countries in PR

- The Members of GlobalCom PR-Network Announced Today That They Have Formed an Incorporation Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium - Local Power With Global Reach BRUSSELS, Belgium, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The members of the GlobalCom PR-Network decided to incorporate i...

2007-03-13 21:00 672

Savi Networks Partners With Modern Terminals Limited to Extend SaviTrak(TM) to Its Port Terminals in Hong Kong

Project for RFID-Based Information Services Automatically Monitors the Security, Status and Condition of Cargo Container Shipments HONG KONG and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Savi Networks today announced an agreement on a project to extend the SaviTrak(TM) informat...

2007-03-13 15:57 1116

deCarta Unveils Turn-key Application for Personal Navigation Devices

Streamlines Design Through Market-Delivery Timelines HANOVER, Germany, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, the leading supplier of software platforms and services for the Location-Based Services (LBS) industry, today announced the launch of a turn-key navigation application for use in ...

2007-03-13 15:11 779

Platts Introduces Daily Spot Coal Prices

LONDON, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As the price of European coal pushes to the upside of its two-year highs near $70 per metric ton (mt), Platts, the world’s leading energy information provider and top supplier of benchmark prices, is introducing daily reporting of two of its benchmark coal...

2007-03-13 09:10 808

Former U.S. Trade Representative General Counsel Will Join Sidley Austin LLP

WASHINGTON, March 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sidley Austin LLP today announced that James Mendenhall has joined the firm as a partner in its International Trade and Dispute Resolution Practice. He is resident in the Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Mendenhall joins the firm from the Office of the Un...

2007-03-13 08:54 959

China Housing and Land Development, Inc. Acquires Xi'an New Land Development Co., Ltd

Acquisition Will Provide the Company with the Necessary Development and Sale Right to a Significant Portion of the Available Residential and Commercial Land in the Highly Coveted Baqiao Hi Tec Industrial Zone XI'AN, China, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Housing and Land ...

2007-03-12 20:30 1602

ChinaCache and HuaZhong University of Science and Technology to Establish Joint Research and Development Laboratory

BEIJING, China, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ChinaCache, the leading service provider of Content Distribution Network (CDN) in China, announced today that it has inked an R&D cooperation agreement with HuaZhong University of Science and Technology (HUST). Under the terms of the agreement, ...

2007-03-13 08:00 693

Mindray Medical International Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2006 Results

Rapid International Expansion Drives Record Revenues Company Ends Year with Strong Debt-free Balance Sheet; Declares Cash Dividend of US$0.15 Per Share SHENZHEN, China, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR) today announced its selecte...

2007-03-12 20:13 753

NetEase's Board Approves New Share Repurchase Program

BEIJING, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NetEase.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTES), one of China's leading Internet and online game services providers, today announced that its board of directors has approved a new share repurchase program of up to US$100 million of the company's outstandin...

2007-03-12 20:30 947

Hurray! to Acquire Major Interest in a Record Label

BEIJING, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Hurray! Holding Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: HRAY), a leader in wireless music distribution and other wireless value-added services, artist development and music production, and wireless value-added services management software in China, today announced the s...

2007-03-12 20:00 841

China GrenTech Corporation Limited Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2006 Financial Results

Fourth Quarter 2006 Highlights -- Revenue rose 19.1% YoY to RMB 450.3 million (US$57.7 million)(1) -- Gross profit rose 2.8% YoY to RMB 209.2 million (US$26.8 million) -- Operating profit was RMB 133.3 million (US$17.1 million) -- Net income was RMB 114.4 million (US$...

2007-03-12 18:00 621

Allen & Overy Tokyo Expands Practice As Japanese Economy Remains Active

Addition of Japanese Law Capability in Expanded Practice Led by New Managing Partner Aled Davies HONG KONG, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As a sign that the Japanese economy remains buoyant, the Tokyo office of leading international legal practice Allen & Overy ( www.allenovery.com ) wil...

2007-03-12 18:32 840

SORL Auto Parts Enters Into Agreement with TATA and Opens Sales Center to Focus on OEMs and Aftermarket in India

WENZHOU, Zhejiang, China. March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SORL Auto Parts, Inc. (Nasdaq: SORL), a leading manufacturer and distributor of commercial vehicle air brake valves as well as other auto parts in China, today announced that the Company has entered into a new sales agreement ...

2007-03-12 19:00 984

Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (CND) Reports Positive Outlook for the Beginning of 2007

CHANGZHOU, China, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sustaining its strong momentum from 2006, Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (the north district) continues to sustain its high-growth platform in 2007, with optimistic outlooks for areas including fixed asset input, financial revenue, attract...

2007-03-12 20:00 552

smartBridges Announces Launch of Ultra Low Cost Wireless Customer Premise Equipment airClient TOTAL 241 (sB3415) at India Convergence 2007

SINGAPORE, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Latest offering from smartBridges combines years of outdoor radio industry expertise with cutting edge software features to deliver an extremely lost cost standard based subscriber side equipment. The product brings to life and unwires a new segment ...

2007-03-12 18:32 615

Equicap, Inc. Completes Reverse Acquisition of Usunco Automotive Limited and Private Placement Financing

HANGZHOU, China, March 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Equicap, Inc. ("EQPI") (OTC Bulletin Board: EQPI.OB) announced today the closing of a share exchange transaction with the stockholders of Usunco Automotive Limited ("Usunco"), a British Virgin Islands corporation, and a related private placement f...

2007-03-10 02:50 1266

Vivace Extends Media Processor Family with New High Performance Video Processor for Low-Cost QVGA Portable Devices

VSP100 delivers low power, real-time benefits with multi-core chip based on high performance ViViD architecture and programmable platform BEIJING, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Vivace Semiconductor, a leader in digital media processing chips, today announced an extension to its product li...

2007-03-12 12:00 742

Corning Launches SunSensors(R)+(TM)

SHANGHAI, CHINA, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) on March 9th, 2007 announced the commercial launch of SunSensors(R)+(TM) in China market, a new plastic photochromic lens material in its SunSensors(R) product line. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/20061208...

2007-03-12 11:26 952

Voice Diary Inc. Signs Contracts With DAR Farmers

SUINING, Sichuan, China, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In order to effectively fulfill their contract with DongUi Cosmetics Co. ("DongUi"), a corporation organized and operating in the Republic of Korea (South Korea), Suining Yinfa DAR Industrial Co., Ltd. (DAR Industrial), a subsidiary of Voi...

2007-03-12 10:15 774

Avnet Electronics Marketing Pioneers Xilinx SpeedWay Design Workshops in Asia with Outstanding Results

Covering 23 Cities in 10 Markets, Overall Attendance Topped 1,200, Beating All Expectations SINGAPORE, March 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Avnet Electronics Marketing Asia, a leading distributor of electronic components and a division of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has concluded a series of pione...

2007-03-12 10:00 921