Mainland China

AT&T Ends Preliminary Talks on Possible Olimpia Stake

SAN ANTONIO, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) today said it has ended negotiations to potentially acquire a one-third stake in Olimpia S.p.A., a holding company with approximately 18 percent of Telecom Italia's ordinary shares. The company said it appreciated the o...

2007-04-17 08:48 820

Supermicro Earns Server Innovation Award from Intel

1U Twin(TM) SuperServers Recognized for Increasing Computing Density While Reducing Cost, Power and Space Requirements SAN JOSE, Calif., April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc., a leader in application optimized, high performance server solutions, today was presented wi...

2007-04-17 08:48 655

CVG Global Construction Launches Major New KAB Brand Seating Series

-- Series 600 Seating meets ISO 7096 performance standards -- Safety and comfort result of innovative design and construction -- To be unveiled at BAUMA 2007 Show in Munich, Germany NEW ALBANY, Ohio, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nas...

2007-04-18 10:05 1329

Global Hawk Lands an Industry First for a Goodrich Production Electric Braking System

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Last month Northrop Grumman's RQ-4 Block Global Hawk unmanned aircraft left Northrop's Palmdale, Calif. facility and successfully landed at Edwards Air Force Base, also in Calif. The historical landing marked the first time Goodrich Corporati...

2007-04-17 21:00 780

Donald Trump May Hire the First Asian-American on 'The Apprentice'

James Sun, CEO of Zoodango, is the First Asian Finalist on NBC's 'The Apprentice' SEATTLE, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The April 15th airing of NBC's popular reality television program "The Apprentice" revealed that James Sun ( http://www.james-sun.com ), a Korean immigrant to the U...

2007-04-17 07:00 1119

TransMedia Announces Launch of Glide Suite for Ultra Mobile PCs and Mobile Internet Devices

OEM's and Service providers can now offer consumers a custom branded web portal for social networking, media sharing and document creation. BEIJING, China, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TransMedia officially launches today the complete Glide Suite of Desktop and Mobile Applications for ...

2007-04-17 08:42 939

Glide Launches for Linux: Linux Users can now Access the Complete Glide Suite of Desktop and Mobile Applications

Linux Users Can Choose from a Wide Selection of Linux Compatible Mobile Phones NEW YORK, April 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TransMedia officially launches today the complete Glide Suite of Desktop and Mobile Applications for Linux users. Linux users will now be able to access, edit and share...

2007-04-17 08:42 832

New Blog Assists Chinese Jobseekers to Improve Their Career Prospects

BEIJING, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Meijob.com, China's leading job search engine, launched a new Blog aimed at assisting Chinese job applicants to read, share, and discuss articles and ideas on how to advance their career and make themselves more attractive to local and international e...

2007-04-16 18:16 939

Spymac Discovers Which Web 2.0 Features are Popular Around the Globe

Latin Americans are Born Marketers, Canadians are Obsessed With Their iPods, US Podcasters Love Getting Paid and South Koreans Use Their High-Speed Connections to Video Chat NEW YORK, LETHBRIDGE, Alberta, and MUNICH, Germany, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Spymac, the first international...

2007-04-16 10:30 836

i-level Becomes First Foreign-Owned Member of China's National Taxi Association

SHANGHAI, China, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- i-level Media Group Incorporated (OTC Bulletin Board: ILVL) today announced that it has been granted executive membership status in China's national taxi association, the China Taxicab and Livery Association ("CTLA" or " the association"), as th...

2007-04-16 13:47 958

Sunrise in Frankfurt (Oder)

Frankfurt's First Solar-Cell Plant Due to Start Production on 19 April FRANKFURT, Germany, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On 19 April 2007, Odersun AG will be opening "Sun One", its first solar-cell plant in Frankfurt (Oder). Wolfgang Tiefensee, Federal Minister for Transport, Building and...

2007-04-16 09:44 948

DMG Increases Footprint of its Digital Outdoor Platform

SHANGHAI, China, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Digital Media Group Company Limited (“DMG”) announced today that Shanghai Metro Line 4 will be added to its existing digital outdoor media platform. Currently, Shanghai Metro Lines 1, 2 and 3 as well as Nanjing, Tianjin, Shenzhen and Chongqin...

2007-04-16 08:00 749

Marvell Introduces Next-Generation Bluetooth Version 2.0 + Enhanced Data Rate Single-Chip Solution

Marvell(R) 88W8689 Supports Concurrent Use of Bluetooth Applications and FM Radio SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), the leader in storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions, today introduced the 88W8689 Bluetooth single-chip solution, ...

2007-04-13 09:19 728

Panama International Merchandise Mart S.A. (PIMM) in Talks with World Bank for $50 Million Loan; Other Alliances Announced

COLON, Panama, April 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Panama International Merchandise Mart S.A. (PIMM), currently under development near Panama's Free Zone as the region's first wholesale merchandise mart, announced today a number of important developments. (Photo: http://www.newscom.co...

2007-04-13 09:19 1139

Korn/Ferry Strengthens Position as the World's #1 Executive Search Firm

LOS ANGELES, April 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, has strengthened its position as the largest executive search firm in the world, according to the 2006 annual rankings released by Kennedy Information,...

2007-04-12 17:27 892

Fastest Growing U.S. Port Rolls Out $1.2 Billion Capital Improvement Plan

Investments to accommodate Georgia's booming trade with Asia HONG KONG, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Members of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Board of Directors unveiled its $1.2 billion capital improvement plan for the ports of Savannah and Brunswick with officials in Hong Kon...

2007-04-16 11:15 1059

Platts Survey: OPEC Oil Output Falls 80,000 b/d in March, but Still Above Target

LONDON, April 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The 10 members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) bound by the group's output agreements produced an average 26.54 million barrels per day (b/d) in March, a Platts survey showed April 11. This is down 80,000 b/d from February's ...

2007-04-12 17:44 954

iBiquity Digital Approves Intertek Test Group in Hong Kong for HD Radio(TM) Receiver Certification Testing

COLUMBIA, Md., April 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- iBiquity Digital Corporation, the developer of digital HD Radio(TM) technology, announced today that it has approved the Intertek Test Group, Hong Kong as a certification test facility for HD Radio receivers. "We are proud to add the Inter...

2007-04-12 10:44 735

Dutch scholarships for Chinese Talent

BREUKELEN, The Netherlands, April 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nyenrode Business Universiteit, one of the oldest and most prestigious business schools in Europe, is exploring ways to attract more Chinese management talents to its picturesque campus in the Netherlands. The university is celebratin...

2007-04-12 10:45 828

China Hotel Investment Summit 2007 to Be Held April 18 to 20 in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, China, April 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Hotel Investment Summit 2007 ("CHIS") gathers top leaders of the international hotel community and prominent Chinese hoteliers. As the most established and successful hotel summit on China's hospitality investment, CHIS is attended by close ...

2007-04-12 10:00 989