Mainland China

WuXi PharmaTech Schedules Fourth Quarter 2008 Earnings Release on Thursday, March 26, 2009

Earnings Conference Call to be Held on March 26, 2009 at 8:00 am (Eastern) / 5:00 am (Pacific) / 8:00 pm (Beijing/Shanghai/Hong Kong) SHANGHAI, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device R&D outsourcing co...

2009-03-12 17:21 683

Ticket of Auto Shanghai 2009 is Now Open for Booking

SHANGHAI, March 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As one of the most important global automotive industry events in 2009, the 13th International Automobile Industry Exhibition ("AUTO SHANGHAI 2009"; http://www.autoshanghai.org ), will be held on April 22-28, 2009 at the Shanghai New International Expo Cen...

2009-03-16 08:00 602

Auto Shanghai 2009 Press Credential Online Application System Officially Launched

SHANGHAI, March 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As one of the important global automotive industry events in 2009, the 13th International Automobile Industry Exhibition ("Auto Shanghai 2009"; http://www.autoshanghai.org ) will take place from April 22-28, 2009 at the Shanghai New International Expo Cent...

2009-03-16 08:00 644

ABAS Rewarded from 2009 CeBIT

ABAS believes everything will be better! HONG KONG, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Germany time at 18:00, 2nd March 2009, the opening ceremony of 2009 CeBIT was held in Hannover Conference Center, Germany. Angela Merkel, the Germany Premier; Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor of US California,...

2009-03-12 16:08 534

Simbionix Increases Product Offerings for OB/GYN Physicians

Simbionix and VirtaMed Have Joined Forces to Provide OB/GYN Surgeons the Most Advanced Training System for Endoscopic Surgery The New VirtaMed HystSim(TM) Simulator Adds Hysteroscopy to Simbionix’ Impressive Line of Medical Simulation and eLearning Products CLEVELAND and ZURICH, March 12 /...

2009-03-12 13:52 624

iSoftStone Announces the Acquisitions of Sidaronghe and the Services & Outsourcing Unit of MDCL-Frontline

Acquisitions Strengthen iSoftStone's Greater China Offering to Benefit Clients Worldwide BEIJING, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today iSoftStone Information Service Corporation (iSoftStone), a leading provider of consulting, IT outsourcing and business process outsourcing (BPO), announced t...

2009-03-12 14:00 790

NeuroFocus Expands into the UK and Europe Through Acquisition of Neuroco

World's Leading Neurological Testing Company Purchases Leading UK Firm in the Fast Growing Field of Brainwave-Based Market Research BERKELEY, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NeuroFocus, the world's leading company in the rapidly-expanding field of neuromarketing, announced that it has...

2009-03-12 18:00 692

Platts Survey: February OPEC Oil Output Fell to 28.07 Mil. Barrels Per Day

Production Down 900,000 Barrels Per Day LONDON, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Platts -- The 12 members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) (http://www.opec.platts.com/ ) pumped an average 28.07 million barrels per day (b/d) in February, as the oil producer club ...

2009-03-12 15:46 578

KEMA Achieves 48% Profit Growth in 2008

- Favorable Market for Energy Consulting, Testing and Certification Activities ARNHEM, The Netherlands, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- KEMA has realized continued growth in sales and results over 2008. Global developments in energy, like the transition to sustainable energy and a s...

2009-03-11 21:23 613

Shire Announces Launch of FOSRENOL(R) in Japan

- For Medical and Healthcare Media Only - Not for Distribution in The United States - Availability of Non-calcium, Non-resin FOSRENOL Gives New Therapy Choice for the Management of Hyperphosphataemia in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients(1) in Japan DUBLIN, Ireland, March 11 /...

2009-03-11 18:27 818

On World Glaucoma Day, Keep an Eye on the Future

Leading Glaucoma Experts are Working Together to Provide Tips to Help Prevent Vision Loss as Glaucoma Prevalence is Rising Rapidly Across the Globe NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On the second annual World Glaucoma Day (March 12), leading global glaucoma experts are working togethe...

2009-03-12 08:00 822

Rapid Growth, Not Downturn, at China's Lehman, Lee & Xu

BEIJING, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- While firms and businesses around the globe continue to shrink in the face of the worst economic times in at least a generation, the Beijing-based law practice Lehman, Lee & Xu is expanding, moving forward with plans increase the firm's number of attorneys ...

2009-03-11 14:14 575

CCID's Latest 3G Market Report Positions ZTE as Clear Leader in China

Company Plays Key Role in Helping Drive Local 3G Network Deployment SHENZHEN, China, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CCID, an established research firm in China disclosed recently in an industry report entitled 'Local Vendors Stand out in China's 3G Equipment Market' that the rapid deployment...

2009-03-12 20:15 502

Navistar Selects Corning as Supplier of Diesel Particulate Filters and Substrates for Diesel Engines

Agreement Will Help Navistar Meet EPA 2010 Emissions-Control Regulations CORNING, N.Y., March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) and Navistar, Inc. (NYSE: NAV) on March 10th announced that Corning will provide Navistar with advanced diesel emissions-control products wh...

2009-03-11 11:58 1006

XFL (TSE:9399) Announces Completion of its Tender Offer for up to US$41,701,000 Aggregate Principal Amount of its Outstanding Senior Guaranteed Notes Due 2011

SHANGHAI, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Xinhua Finance Limited (the "Company") announced today that it has successfully completed its tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for a portion of its outstanding 10% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2011 (the "Notes"), which expired on March 6, 2009, a...

2009-03-11 11:45 657

Chen Yong Tao (Bob Chen) Named Managing Director of PMI China

BEIJING, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chen Yong Tao (Bob Chen) assumed the role of Managing Director for PMI China, officially named Project Management Technology Co. Ltd. Project Management Institute (PMI) is the leading global association for the project management profession and the large...

2009-03-11 15:10 972

Energenics Closes Investment in Cerion Energy and Discloses Strategic Relationship

SINGAPORE, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Energenics, a Singapore-based supplier of alternative energy solutions and technologies, has committed US$500,000 to lead Cerion Energy's US$4,000,000 Series B investment round. Closing of the B Round is scheduled for May 31, 2009. In accordance wi...

2009-03-10 21:00 701

METRO Cash & Carry China Launches Wine Offensive

SHANGHAI, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- METRO Cash & Carry, the international leader in self-service wholesale, today starts a large-scale campaign to further promote wine in China. The wine offensive will run during the entire year in all 38 METRO wholesale centers throughout the country. Durin...

2009-03-10 18:12 921

PR Newswire Provides Tradeshow Managers Additional Revenue Streams Through New Suite of Communications Services

New Services Assist Tradeshow Exhibitors in Reaching Their Audiences More Effectively New Portal, Eventnewscenter.Com, Drives Traffic to Exhibitor News From Events Around the World NEW YORK, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tradeshow managers and event producers now have a new means of gene...

2009-03-10 17:25 713

AU Optronics to Demonstrate New Leading Technologies of TFT-LCDs at FPD China 2009

HSINCHU, Taiwan, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) will exhibit the latest TFT-LCD technologies and products from March 11 to 13 in FPD China 2009 in INTEX Shanghai, China. The exhibition highlights will include 240Hz super fast re...

2009-03-10 16:11 973