Mainland China

Corning Cable Systems Announces First Sale of ClearCurve(TM) Product Solution

Connexion Technologies Purchases ClearCurve Rugged Drop Cable for MDU Applications HICKORY, N.C., Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Corning Cable Systems LLC, part of Corning Incorporated's (NYSE: GLW) Telecommunications segment, announced that Connexion Technologies has made the first purchase...

2007-12-05 12:30 629

Perot Systems Teams with AAPC for Exclusive Representation in South India

PLANO, Texas and CHENNAI, India, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER) today announced that the company has been selected by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) to represent AAPC in South India, including Chennai, Bangalore, and Hyderabad. ...

2007-12-05 17:00 470

At Platts Energy Podium, Energy Secretary Bodman Calls Oil Inventories a Concern

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman said today that he has asked OPEC ministers to consider the below-normal oil inventories held by Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development nations when they decide this week whether to increase oil productio...

2007-12-05 08:56 647

FINCAD Releases New Version of its Financial Analytics Software for Banks, Hedge Funds, Asset Management Firms, and Corporate Treasuries

Accurate risk calculations, comprehensive coverage, independent third-party valuation, and ease-of-use help firms make accurate decisions to minimize risks. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- FINCAD, the industry standard for financial analytics, has released Version 1...

2007-12-05 15:07 619

TONIC Announces Every T Counts Project

BUY A T-SHIRT AND: PLANT 25 TREES or SAVE 3 LIVES or PROVIDE A LIFETIME OF CLEAN, DRINKABLE WATER or EDUCATE 3 CHILDREN A YEAR It's that simple. NEW YORK, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- This December, TONIC will launch a series of 4, limited edition 'Every T Counts' T-Shirts, designed by gues...

2007-12-05 09:52 1028

Major International Steel Trader Leman Commodities Changes Its Name to Metinvest International

GENEVA, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Geneva (ots) -- Incorporated in Geneva in 1997, Leman Commodities, a major international trader of steel and other metals, unveiled its new name to the press in Geneva on 4th December 2007. Leman Commodities is a member of the Metinvest Group, which ...

2007-12-05 08:00 680

BNY Mellon Asset Servicing Selected As Overseas Custodian of China International Fund Management's QDII Fund

HONG KONG, Dec. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, the global leader in securities servicing, has been selected as Overseas Custodian for China International Fund Management Co.'s (CIFM) Asia Pacific Advantage Fund. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071001/NY...

2007-12-05 04:14 729

Arrow and Cree Host Lighting Solutions Seminar in Taipei

HONG KONG, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Arrow Asia Pac Ltd., a business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), announced that it will host a lighting solutions seminar in Taipei on Dec. 19, with Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components. ...

2007-12-05 11:00 904

Beyond China and India: Future Development Hubs Identified by Top Corporate Real Estate and Site Selection Experts

CoreNet Global Summit Panelists Dub San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Sofia, Bulgaria Chengdu, China as 'Sleepers,' but Warn of Pitfalls SHANGHAI, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai and Bangalore are well-known international development hotspots, but expert panelists at the CoreNet Global Summit...

2007-12-05 10:00 802

Esquel Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

HONG KONG, Dec. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Esquel Group today announced the appointment of Dr. John Cheh as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2008. In announcing the appointment, Ms. Marjorie Yang, Chairman and CEO, thanked John for his valuable contributions to th...

2007-12-04 14:00 748

ScholarOne Awarded Two Patents for Innovative Technology Behind Web-Based Solutions

Thomson Business Receives Patents for Innovative Business Processes That Serve as the Basis for Capstone Products Manuscript Central(TM), Abstract Central(R) and Proceedings Central(TM) PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Dec. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ScholarOne, a Thomson business, today announced that...

2007-12-04 13:01 572

Otis Wins Record Order for Its 'Green' Technology Elevator System

FARMINGTON, Connecticut, Dec. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will supply and install 580 of its environmentally friendly, energy-efficient and space-optimizing Gen2(R) Comfort elevator systems at Tres Molinos, a luxury res...

2007-12-04 20:00 720

Triumph Inspiration Award: Designing Female Fascination

-- Triumph International Hosts Worldwide Contest Dedicated to Finding the Most Inspiring Lingerie Design MUNICH, Germany, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Fashion and design students in more than 25 countries -- from Finland to South Africa and from Japan to Israel -- are competing in the first ...

2007-12-05 17:00 935

Achievo Attains ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Certification in China

Leading Software Outsourcing Company Employs Best Practice for Information Security Management SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Achievo(R) Corporation, the leading global software and information technology outsourcing provider with a local front-end and China back-end serv...

2007-12-05 09:00 600

Germany Using PV to Reduce Carbon Emissions and Strengthen the Economy

FUKUOKA, Japan, Dec. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Days before world leaders gather in Bali to discuss a post-Kyoto agreement, Germany will display its balancing of the environment and the economy at the 17th Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-17) in Fukuoka, Japan. The ev...

2007-12-03 09:00 770

Three Companies Snag New Platts Global Energy Awards

NRG Energy, Duke Energy CEO Get Awards for Company, Exec of the Year NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As part of the prestigious Global Energy Awards presented last night, Platts announced winners in newly-created award categories: OpenLink Financial for "Risk Management Innova...

2007-12-03 07:53 589

Canadian Solar Inc. Announces Proposed Private Offering of US$75 Million of Convertible Senior Notes

JIANGSU, China, Nov. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (Nasdaq: CSIQ) today announced that it plans to make a private offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, of approximately US$75 million of its convertible senior notes due 2017. Canadian Solar intends to grant the...

2007-11-30 19:00 672

Thomson Scientific Publishes its Third Quarter Issue of The Ones to Watch Reviewing the Most Promising Drugs in the Pharmaceutical Pipeline

Novartis Leads the Drug List With its Alzheimer's Disease Treatment Exelon TDS PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC) and leading provider of information solutions to the worldwide research and business communitie...

2007-11-30 20:01 438

Platts Global Energy Awards Bestows ‘Company of the Year’ and ‘Industry Leadership’ Awards on NRG Energy of Houston

Duke Energy’s Jim Rogers Gets Coveted ‘CEO of the Year’ NEW YORK, Nov. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Houston-based NRG Energy, the international power generator, snared two top awards -- "Energy Company of the Year" and the "Industry Leadership Award" -- tonight at the 9th annual Platts...

2007-11-30 16:49 759

Strengthening an Enabling Legislative Environment to Respond to the Challenges of HIV and AIDS

UNDP and the National People's Congress Work Together to Build an Enabling Legal Environment BEIJING, Nov. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Commission of the National People’s Congress (NPC) and the ...

2007-11-30 14:00 742