Mainland China

New Study Shows that Extending Prophylaxis with Clexane(R) / Lovenox(R) (Enoxaparin Sodium Injection) to 5 Weeks is more Effective than 10 Days for Reducing the Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in Acutely Ill Medical Patients with Reduced Mobility

- EXCLAIM is the First International Study to Show that Extended Thromboprophylaxis Reduces VTE Risk in Acutely-Ill Medical Patients with a Statistically Significant 44% PARIS, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi-aventis announced today the results of the EXCLAIM (E...

2007-07-09 09:26 649

NAVTEQ Global LBS Challenge(R) Extends Into Asia-Pacific Region for 2008 Campaign

APAC Winners to be Announced at CommunicAsia 2008 in Singapore CHICAGO, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ (NYSE: NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, announced today at a press event in Sydney, Australia that the...

2007-07-09 10:06 600

Popular Networking Site WAYN.com (Where Are You Now) the ‘Global Meeting Place’ has Opened its Doors to Full Interaction Worldwide

LONDON, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- All members can now log into http://www.wayn.com to take full advantage of its communication tools, travel guide, trips and full search functionality which will let users find other members based on where they are. Members can send unlimited messages in ord...

2007-07-09 07:00 764

Asia's Entertainment Capital Macau to Host New Asia Mobile Awards

-- GSMA Calls for Entries to the Asia Mobile Awards 2007 MACAU, China, July 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today launched the Asia Mobile Awards 2007, a new awards programme for companies across the mobile value chain that serve users in the Asia region with compelling mobile c...

2007-07-09 07:00 749

Corning Announces Launch of New Digital Hot Plates, Stirrers, and Stirring Hot Plates in Europe

State-of-the-Art Digital Displays Provide Customers with Improved Safety Features and Advanced Ease-of-Use Capabilities CORNING, N.Y., July 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW), a global supplier of scientific laboratory and drug discovery products for more than 90 ye...

2007-07-06 10:00 776

CMS Hasche Sigle Advises ZhongDe Waste Technology AG on the First Chinese Prime Standard IPO on the German Stock Exchange

SHANGHAI, China, July 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As of today ZhongDe Waste Technology AG (with its subsidiaries "ZhongDe Group") will be traded on the Prime Standard at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange as the holding company of a company which operates solely in China. This was the first public offe...

2007-07-06 08:48 1126

Aleris International, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Wabash Alloys

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Aleris International, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Wabash Alloys from Connell Limited Partnership. Wabash Alloys produces aluminum casting alloys and molten metal at its seven facilities in the Un...

2007-07-06 08:18 744

Xinhua Finance Media wins China.com.cn exclusive partnership contract

BEIJING, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Xinhua Finance Media ("XFMedia"; Nasdaq: XFML), China's leading diversified financial and entertainment media company, announced that its Advertising Group has signed an exclusive partnership contract with House.china.cn, the real estate por...

2007-07-05 20:00 918

Texas Instruments Expands Voice over IP Portfolio with New Addition to IP Phone Product Suite

Flexible, Cost Effective Platform Offers Reduced Bill of Materials and Quick Time to Market for IP Phone Manufacturers BEIJING, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today announced its newest IP phone platform, enabling manufacturers to deliver co...

2007-07-05 17:51 867

Red Herring 100 Asia Application Deadline is July 15

Award Recognizes the 100 "Most Promising" Startups in Asia Driving the Future of Technology SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ –- Red Herring today announced its official contest for the esteemed Red Herring 100 Asia 2007 award. This marks the third consecutive year that the...

2007-07-06 10:00 739

AU Optronics Corp. June 2007 Consolidated Revenues Set Record High at NT$38.9 Billion

HSINCHU, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced preliminary consolidated June 2007 revenue of NT$38,882 million and unconsolidated net sales of NT$38,881 million, both increasing 9.5% sequentially and represe...

2007-07-05 16:28 899

Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts Geared For Growth As Part Of UOL Group

SINGAPORE, July 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Following the announcement by UOL Group Limited (UOLG) on the completion of the acquisition of Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts Pte Ltd from Tokyu Corporation, Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts is now fully assimilated into the hotel division of UOLG. ...

2007-07-05 17:42 920

(ISC)2(R) Announces Honourees for First Asia-Pacific Information Security Leadership Achievements Programme

Four Showcased Workforce Initiatives to Be Announced at Gala Dinner on July 9 in Bangkok, Thailand HONG KONG, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- (ISC)2(R) ("ISC-squared"), the non-profit global leader in educating and certifying information security professionals throughout their careers, today ...

2007-07-03 15:36 883

Success with Globalization -- ABAS Promotes the Application of ERP system in SMEs Worldwide

HONG KONG, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Following a series of events with the theme of "Worldwide ABAS -- success with globalization" held in Europe and US from Mar to May, ABAS held a seminar with the same theme in Hong Kong Scout Centre on 26th, June which attracted attendees from electronic ...

2007-07-04 10:00 802

Ernst and Young: Germany Scores Number One in Europe

BERLIN, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A recent study commissioned by the international accounting firm Ernst and Young, the "European Attractiveness Survey 2007," highlights Germany's advantages as an outstanding investment location. Investors see Germany's infrastructure, quality of research ...

2007-07-04 10:48 778

Feng He of China Wins Component Development Competition in 2007 TopCoder Open Sponsored by AOL

GLASTONBURY, Conn., July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TopCoder(R), Inc., the leader in online programming competition, skills assessment and competitive software development, today announced that Feng He of China won the software component development track of the 2007 TopCoder Open Sponsored by A...

2007-07-04 10:23 816

Yiming Liao of China is Studio Design Champion of 2007 TopCoder Open Sponsored by AOL

GLASTONBURY, Conn., July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TopCoder(R), Inc., the leader in online programming competition, skills assessment and competitive software development, today announced that Yiming Liao of China won the TopCoder Studio Design track of the 2007 TopCoder Open Sponsored by AOL w...

2007-07-04 10:27 772

Timothy Shriver Receives 2007 Humanitarian Award From Lions Clubs International

WASHINGTON, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Special Olympics International announced today that Chairman Timothy P. Shriver, Ph.D., has been honored by Lions Clubs International with the 2007 Lions Humanitarian Award, the highest accolade bestowed by the service club organization. Shriver receiv...

2007-07-04 10:12 1112

Gerresheimer Successfully Finalises Formation of Joint Venture 'Kimble

DUSSELDORF, Germany, July 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- -- Through the joint venture, Gerresheimer expands its leading position in the field of life science research. -- CEO Dr. Axel Herberg: "The joint venture is an important part of Gerresheimer’s growth strategy an...

2007-07-04 10:22 561

Collexis Holdings, Inc. Announces OTC Listing

Common Stock to be Traded Under CLXS Symbol COLUMBIA, S.C., July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Leading developer of search and knowledge discovery software, Collexis Holdings, Inc. announced today that Collexis’s shares of common stock are eligible for trading on the OTC Bulletin Board (OTC Bull...

2007-07-03 20:30 604