Mainland China

Thomson Scientific Publishes 'Who is Making The Biggest Splash?' - A Quarterly Review of Scientific Literature on Drugs and Therapies

GlaxoSmithKline Tops Charts for Third Quarter in a Row PHILADELPHIA, April 19 /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 communities, today announced th...

2007-04-19 15:00 731

W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd. Invites You to Join its First Quarter 2007 Conference Call

HAMILTON, Bermuda, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd. will announce earnings results for the first quarter 2007 on Thursday 3rd May 2007 in a press release that will be issued at 8:00 a.m. (EDT). The press release also will be available on the Company's website at http://...

2007-04-19 20:00 681

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Unveils the Ultimate Las Vegas Entertainment Luxury Destination

New Resort & Casino Features State-of-the Art Casino Floor, Award-Winning Restaurants, Leading Entertainment Shows, Comprehensive Shopping Experience and the Most Exclusive Nightlife On The Strip LAS VEGAS, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Planet Hollywood is proud to announce the arrival o...

2007-04-19 09:00 1208

Lagan Receives 'Strong Positive' Rating in Leading Analyst Firm's Local Government CRM Products MarketScope Report

WASHINGTON, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Lagan, provider of enterprise software dedicated to streamlining the delivery of public services to constituents, today announced that it has received the highest possible rating in Gartner's MarketScope: Local Government CRM products 2007. (1)...

2007-04-19 21:35 646

Eleksen Grows U.S., Asia Pacific Presence - Opens New U.S. West Coast and Pacific Rim Operations

Company Stakes Global Claim with San Francisco, Hong Kong Offices SAN FRANCISCO, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Eleksen Group plc (AIM: ELG.L), the inventor and manufacturer of ElekTex(R) touch-sensitive smart fabrics for consumer electronics, apparel and accessories, today announced the ...

2007-04-19 18:44 636

IHG Launches Hotel Franchising Program for Holiday Inn Express in China

SHANGHAI, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) announced today that it will offer a hotel franchising program for the Holiday Inn Express brand in China. This announcement follows the successful opening of the first six Holiday Inn Express hotels and the signing...

2007-04-19 09:00 1577

OSRAM: A 30% Migration to Energy-Efficient Lighting Cuts Worldwide CO2 Emissions by 260 Million Tons and Electricity by 460 Billion kwhrs

SINGAPORE, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- OSRAM CEO Mr. Martin Goetzeler reasserts the lighting manufacturer giant's commitment to eco-friendly products at today's opening of the Global Business Summit for the Environment (B4E) organized by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). The ...

2007-04-18 19:44 1321

$79 Million Order for ZAP (OTC BB: ZAAP) Electric Cars

ZAP is pleased to announce their largest order for consumer electric vehicles SANTA ROSA, Calif., April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP) has received an order for $79 Million from a Chicago-based start-up, The Electric Vehicle Company. (Lo...

2007-04-19 09:37 958

Don’t Turn Your Back on Asthma - Get an Apod(TM)

LONDON, April 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The asthma inhaler has been transformed. With cool modern colours including two that glow in the dark and a thermo chromic (heat change sensitive) version; children, teenagers and sufferers of all ages now have a clever, stylish choice that also keeps thei...

2007-04-19 08:00 865

OSRAM CEO Martin Goetzeler at UN Conference in Singapore

A 30% Migration to Energy-Efficient Lighting Cuts Worldwide CO2 Emissions by 260 Million Tons and Electricity by 460 Billion kwhrs SINGAPORE, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- OSRAM CEO Mr. Martin Goetzeler reasserted the lighting manufacturer giant’s commitment to eco-friendly products at to...

2007-05-10 20:17 944

Stora Enso's Non-recurring Items in First Quarter 2007

SHANGHAI, China, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Stora Enso will record two non-cash, non-recurring items affecting operating profit totalling positive net EUR 32 million in its first quarter 2007 results. The non-recurring items will increase tax expenses by EUR 16.7 million. There will be a ...

2007-04-18 18:13 672

The 2007 China Tennis Open Holds Official Press Conference

BEIJING, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The press conference of the 2007 China Tennis Open was held at the Shangri-la Hotel on April 18, 2007. The sponsor discussed the competition organization and player invitations. The China Open is already honored to have confirmed the attendance of four ...

2007-04-18 16:30 1250

The 5th Dongguan China Shoes/China Shoetec (Spring 2007) Unveils Today in Dongguan

DONGGUAN, Guangdong, China, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Jointly organized by Messe Dusseldorf China Ltd., Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd. & Guangdong Modern Convention and Exhibition Management Co., Ltd, and co-organized by the China Chamber of Commerce for I/E of Light Industrial Produc...

2007-04-18 10:21 1103

DTCC's European Subsidiary Chosen as Clearance and Settlement Provider for Project Turquoise

Citi's Global Transaction Services to Serve as EuroCCP's Settlement Agent LONDON, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, a leading provider of clearance, settlement and information services, announced today that its EuroCCP subsidiary has been sel...

2007-04-18 14:10 609

Industry Insider Tells Platts Energy Podium New LNG Terminals Unlikely in the United States Over Next 10 Years

WASHINGTON, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Hess LNG CEO Gordon Shearer told the Platts Energy Podium here Tuesday that construction of new liquefied natural gas (LNG) import and processing terminals in the United States is highly unlikely over the next ten years due to community pushback ...

2007-04-19 09:32 824

MobiTV and Intel(R) Collaborate to Offer Live TV to Notebook and Mobile Internet Device Users

Two Market Leaders Kick-Off First Phase of Agreement at IDF BEIJING, INTEL DEVELOPER FORUM, April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MobiTV, Inc., the global leader in mobile and broadband television and music services, today announced a cooperation agreement with Intel Corporation. The two compa...

2007-04-18 10:39 664

Gel-Pak Launches Chinese-Language Website

HAYWARD, Calif., April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Gel-Pak, a division of Delphon Industries and leading manufacturer of device shipping and handling carriers used predominantly by the semiconductor, optoelectronics, and telecommunication industries announced the launch of its new Chinese-Lang...

2007-04-18 11:01 976

Project Management Institute Earns ISO 17024 Accreditation

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa., April 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading not-for-profit association for the project management profession, announces that it has earned the prestigious ISO/IEC 17024 accreditation for its Project Management Professional (PMP...

2007-04-18 10:07 840

Canadian Solar Officially Opens Cell Manufacturing Subsidiary

JIANGSU, China, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (“the Company”, or “CSI”) (Nasdaq: CSIQ) celebrated the grand opening of its subsidiary, CSI Cells Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China on April 15, 2007. The first phase of CSI Cell’s new facility, with an area of about 10,000 sq meters...

2007-04-18 09:17 1193

Verimatrix Enables its Content Security Solution on New Intel Media Processor

VCAS' Technology Roadmap to Enhance Future Generations of Differentiated Applications and Services Powered by Intel(R) CE 2110 Media Processor BEIJING, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Intel Developer's Forum -- Verimatrix, setting the standard in content security technologies that enhance...

2007-04-17 15:00 633