Mainland China

Gooding & Company Announces Sale of 1938 Bugatti, Formerly the Property of Ettore Bugatti Offered at No Reserve for Pebble Beach Auctions on August 15 - 16, 2009

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Gooding & Company is thrilled to announce the sale of an important piece of Bugatti history -- the 1938 Bugatti Type 57C Coupe without reserve. "This year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance will be honoring the Bugatti marque and Gooding...

2009-06-09 21:13 648

New Retail Solution Simplifies Gift Card Sales in Japan

InComm and FUJITSU ADVANCED SOLUTIONS LIMITED ATLANTA, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- FUJITSU ADVANCED SOLUTIONS LIMITED (FASOL) announced the release of a new solution that will streamline operations for retailers that carry gift cards and enable those retailers to market from free-standing g...

2009-06-09 19:00 636

Name Plate of Tianjin Aviation Ltd Unveiled on June 8th

Gold Wings of Tianjin Aviation Embodies the City's Dream of Harmonious Development TIANJIN, China, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- An unveiling ceremony held in Binhai New District of Tianjin on June 6, 2009 marks the official founding of Tianjin Aviation Ltd (referred to as "Tianjin Aviation" he...

2009-06-09 08:00 656

Spirit AeroSystems Extends Maturity of Revolving Credit Facility

WICHITA, Kan., June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) announced today an amendment to its existing credit agreement. The amendment, among other things, extends the maturity of the Company's revolving credit facility from June 2010 to June 2012 and increases the revo...

2009-06-09 19:30 796

Silent and Eco-Friendly Concept Mower for the Future

STOCKHOLM, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Husqvarna, the global leader of outdoor power products, has developed a quiet, powerful and environmentally friendly ride-on mower for the future garden. The concept mower, developed by Husqvarna's designers and engineers, is made of recycled materials an...

2009-06-09 09:00 847

Atmel QTouch Library Now Supports AVR and AVR32 Microcontrollers

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Atmel(R) Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML) announced today the new release of the popular Atmel QTouch Library, a royalty free software library providing access to the industry-leading QTouch(TM) technology. Without the need for external devices, the QTouch...

2009-06-09 07:38 693

Cyprotex Launches Cloe(R) Gateway, its Secure web Portal for Access to Cyprotex Services Including an Enhanced Version of Cloe(R) PK

MACCLESFIELD, England, May 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Cyprotex, on 7th May 2009, launched Cloe(R) Gateway, a new secure web portal for access to drug discovery services. The initial offering via Cloe(R) Gateway is a new enhanced version of our proprietary predictive software, Cloe(R) PK, whi...

2009-06-08 21:17 532

AU Optronics Corp. Reports May 2009 Consolidated Revenue

HSINCHU, June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its preliminary consolidated and unconsolidated May 2009 revenue of NT$27,728 million and NT$27,421 million, up 13.8% and 13.9% respectively from April 2009. In terms of Y-o-...

2009-06-08 17:23 765

Pillsbury Named Best Corporate Counsel of the Year in China

Firm Honored at 2009 Top Capital Investment and Investor Awards in Beijing SHANGHAI, June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Top Capital, a leading publication for the Asia-Pacific private equity and venture capital sector, has named Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman "2009 Best Corporate Counsel of the ...

2009-06-08 16:06 891

Philippines Department of Tourism Creates Virtual Island on Second Life

MANILA, Philippines, June 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MTV Revelations, part of the Awesome Philippines campaign to promote the Philippines as a destination for young adults and music lovers, has set up an island on Second Life, the popular 3D virtual world, to engage and encourage young travelers t...

2009-06-05 17:46 627

VIZIO America's #1 HDTV Company Delivers NEW High Performance TV Collection

- Number One shipper of Flat Panel HDTVs in USA unveils wide range of high-performance, high-value televisions - Flagship Extreme VIZIO Technology, XVT(TM) Series advances television's state of the art with NEW TruLED(TM) and 240Hz SPS(TM) (scenes per second), and Thin...

2009-06-08 20:00 663

IBM Helps Saudi Arabia Build Smarter Government with New National Technical Infrastructure

ARMONK, N.Y., June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has completed the deployment of an infrastructure that will modernize the delivery of government services for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The multi-year eGovernment Service Bus (GSB) project delivers the core commun...

2009-06-08 12:01 518

Scripps Research Institute Highlights Groundbreaking Work of aTyr Pharma Scientific Co-Founder

Research Published by Scripps Associate Professor Xiang-Lei Yang Further Validates aTyr Pharma's Discovery Engine for Proprietary Drugs SAN DIEGO, June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The June 1st, 2009 edition of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) News & Views highlights newly published research...

2009-06-08 18:00 549

U.S. District Court Rejects Funai Request to Delay Antitrust Lawsuit

IRVINE, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 HDTV and Consumer Electronics Company, announced today that the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California has denied attempts by Funai Electric Company, Ltd. to delay the prompt resolution of VIZIO's claims that F...

2009-06-08 10:46 642

VIZIO Files TV Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against LG Electronics

-- Seeks Injunction and Monetary Damages IRVINE, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 HDTV and Consumer Electronics Company, announced today that it has filed an infringement lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland against LG Electronics, In...

2009-06-08 10:14 491

RapidShare Makes Interface to Application Programming Accessible

CHAM, Switzerland, June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- RapidShare AG, one of the most popular 1-Click-Hosters, has released its application programming interface (API). This will enable private and professional developers to incorporate RapidShare technology quickly and easily into their tools and inte...

2009-06-10 08:00 636

New Data From Boehringer Ingelheim's Ongoing Linagliptin Trial Programme Show Promising Safety and Efficacy Results

Results From Linagliptin Study in Type 2 Diabetes Patients Who Were Inadequately Controlled on Metformin Therapy Alone, Presented at Major Diabetes Meeting INGELHEIM, Germany, June 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Study results presented for the first time in the scientific sessions of this year's Amer...

2009-06-06 23:00 538

Ember Unveils Industry's Highest Performance ZigBee Chips

New EM300 Series first ZigBee system-on-chips (SoCs) based on the 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 processor BOSTON and CAMBRIDGE, England, June 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ember, a leader in wireless networking technology, today unveiled the EM300 Series, its next-generation ZigBee chip family that packs the...

2009-06-09 07:00 534

Birkenstock Sends Out Fresh Signal Against Brand Piracy

VETTELSCHOSS, Germany, June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Birkenstock Orthopadie GmbH & Co. KG has struck a renewed blow against brand piracy. In Hangzhou, capital of the Chinese province of Zhejiang, several thousand pairs of counterfeit Birkenstock models have been seized at a trading enterprise. ...

2009-06-08 08:00 1088

Care for Community - Sheraton Sanya Resort Organizes International Children's Day Celebration for Disabled Children in Sanya

Sheraton Sanya Resort Helps Guests Stay Connected with Link@Sheraton SANYA, China, June 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On 1 June 2009, International Children's Day, 21 children from the Bright Connection Brain Damaged Children Center in Sanya again celebrated and enjoyed a special day full of love ...

2009-06-05 16:00 921