Mainland China

Herman Miller Introduces Setu(TM) Chairs: Complexity Made Simple for the Next Generation of Multipurpose Seating

ZEELAND, Michigan, June 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Herman Miller, Inc., the international leader in ergonomic seating design, announces the next generation of multipurpose chair for all the places we work and live now. With Setu chairs, designed by Studio 7.5 of Berlin, Herman Miller applies its aw...

2009-06-15 08:00 1895

EI Launches New Web Site on Education and the Economic Crisis

- Hands Up for Education! - Education International is Working Hard to Persuade Governments Around the World of the Need to Invest in Education as a Positive Response to the Global Economic Crisis BRUSSELS, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- To that end, EI has launched ...

2009-06-12 20:43 554

Domain Registration Corp (“BioPharm Asia, Inc”) Opens 360 New Drugstores in Jilin and Liaoning Provinces

New Stores Expand Customer Reach and Influence in North East China SHENZHEN, China, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Domain Registration Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: DOMR), today announces that the Company (in the process of changing its name to “BioPharm Asia Inc.”) has opened 360 new drugsto...

2009-06-12 19:11 482

Retailer Rewards Scheme From Barclaycard Takes a Step Forward

- Partnership With Welcome Real-time Announced LONDON, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Barclaycard, a leading payment provider in the UK, has announced that it has taken a step forward with its plan to introduce a retailer rewards scheme by signing an agreement with Welcome Real-time to pro...

2009-06-17 15:12 564

Digi International Enters Satellite M2M Market with Acquisition of MobiApps Assets

Asset purchase positions Digi with satellite M2M technology and strong India presence MINNETONKA, Minn., June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Digi International(R) Inc. (Nasdaq: DGII) today announced the purchase of substantially all the assets of the U.S., Indian and Singapore affiliates of MobiAp...

2009-06-12 19:50 845

Statement by Leonid Nevzlin, Chairman, Board of Governors, Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora, Tel Aviv, Israel Following the Shooting at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

TEL AVIV, Israel, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Leonid Nevzlin today issued the following statement in response to the shooting at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: "Yesterday's shooting at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is a terrible reminder that hatred and violen...

2009-06-12 04:43 637

Korn/Ferry Agrees to Acquire Whitehead Mann Partnership

Combined Firm to Further Extend Korn/Ferry's European Presence and Depth of Offerings LOS ANGELES, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, today announced that it has acquired London based Whitehead Mann, a l...

2009-06-12 02:30 620

The Universal Truth of Women Empowerment

Oikocredit Has Unveiled the Initial Results of an International Women Empowerment Study AMERSFOORT, Netherlands, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- At Oikocredit, it's essential to know exactly how fair finance affects the lives of those it serves. In the first phase of an international study cover...

2009-06-12 15:30 579

Bentley Announces Be Connected: An Online Seminar Series Covering Breadth of Topics to Help Infrastructure Professionals Stay Abreast of Best Practices and Technology

Registration Now Open for Series That Runs June Through November EXTON, Pa., June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that registration is now open at http://www.Bentley.com/BeConnected for its innovative Be Connected online seminar series. Be Connected gives...

2009-06-12 01:43 810

Henkel Launches iLoctite.com Website for Asia-Pacific

A key resource for industrial end-users of Loctite(R) Anaerobic Adhesives SHANGHAI, June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Henkel Asia-Pacific today announced the launch of its new website -- http://www.iLoctite.com/News , which aims to establish innovative ways to train, engage and communicate with ...

2009-06-11 08:00 715

Logwin Opens New Location in Eastern China

GREVENMACHER, Luxembourg, June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Logwin has strengthened its presence on the Chinese market by opening a further location there: the logistics service provider has been supporting its customers in Zhangjiagang since the beginning of the year. The city counts some 900,000 ...

2009-06-11 17:01 768

U.S. Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of VIZIO's Motion to Stay the ITC Exclusion Order

- Remains confident that Federal Circuit will reverse ITC determination IRVINE, Calif., June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On June 10, 2009, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit granted VIZIO's motion for emergency relief to stay the enforcement of Orders of the United State...

2009-06-11 15:04 616

Avnet Electronics Marketing Tops the Lists in ESM China Distributor Customer Preference Study

Avnet Electronics Marketing Asia takes triple honors -- Most Preferred Overseas Distributor, Best Supply Capacity and Best Technical Support -- in nationwide survey HONG KONG, June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Avnet Electronics Marketing Asia, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has ta...

2009-06-11 10:00 680

SISVEL Launches CDMA2000 Patent Pool

Handset Manufacturers Will Benefit From Access to Essential Patents at Reasonable Royalty Rates ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SISVEL CDMA2000, LLC, today launched a new joint patent licensing program, or patent pool, offering a license to essential CDMA2000 patents to all user...

2009-06-11 21:08 682

Education International Calls for an End to Child Labour

BRUSSELS, June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Every year at this time, members of Education International (EI) join with other trade unions and concerned citizens around the globe to mark the World Day Against Child Labour, 12 June. "Ten years ago, the international community adopted...

2009-07-31 20:16 691

Jungheinrich Maintains Course on Rough Sea

Annual General Meeting in Hamburg / Jungheinrich improves market position / Jungheinrich braced for significant shrinkage of market and business HAMBURG, Germany, June 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Jungheinrich Group stood its ground in a difficult market environment and expanded its worldwid...

2009-06-11 09:00 757

Mainland China CCTV and surveillance device manufacturers project sales increases amid growing global security concerns

China Sourcing Report: CCTV & Surveillance Products covers cameras, systems and digital video recorders HONG KONG, June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Most mainland China CCTV and surveillance device manufacturers are expecting sales growth of more than 10 percent in the next 12 months. ...

2009-06-10 14:30 889

Tyco Electronics Recognized as Golden Bee Corporate Social Responsibility 'Leading Enterprise'

SHANGHAI, June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tyco Electronics China has received a "Leading Enterprise" 2008 Golden Bee Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) China Award for its exemplary CSR practices in innovation for sustainable development. Gordon Hwang, Tyco Electronics Senior Vice Pr...

2009-06-10 12:31 555

VIZIO Responds to President Obama's Decision Not to Overrule ITC Orders

IRVINE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VIZIO, America's Largest Shipper of Flat Panel HDTVs, responds today to President Obama's decision not to overrule the ITC Orders, which determined that certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,115,074 (the "'074 patent") were valid and that certain now ...

2009-06-10 16:45 556

Gala for Offshore Wind Power Industry -- 'Offshore Wind China 2009' to be Held Late June in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, June 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ - Shanghai will embrace the "Offshore Wind China 2009" end of June amid wide attention on "new energy", "wind power" and "smart grid". (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/20061108114544-37.jpg ) The conference is organized by Chinese Renewable Ene...

2009-06-10 10:06 695