Mainland China

SMIC Reports 2009 First Quarter Results

All currency figures stated in this report are in US Dollars unless stated otherwise. The financial statement amounts in this report are determined in accordance with US GAAP. SHANGHAI, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 98...

2009-04-30 00:35 995

Service Sector All Set to Adopt the New Global Framework

ORLANDO, Fla., April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- QAI Appointed as a Transition Partner for New Service Sector Model from Carnegie Mellon University The SEI ( http://www.sei.cmu.edu ) at the Carnegie Mellon University has recently launched a new framework called CMMI(R) for Services (CMMI(R)...

2009-04-30 05:54 436

Transtel Intermedia Announces Extension of Private Offer to Exchange and Solicitation of Consents to May 12, 2009 and Issues Supplemental Offering Memorandum

CALI, Colombia, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Transtel Intermedia S.A. (the "Company") today announced that it has extended the expiration of and supplemented the terms of its (i) private offer to exchange, for each $100,000 of principal amount (excluding accrued but unpaid interest) of its outs...

2009-04-29 21:13 633

Sea Links Golf & Country Club of Phan Thiet, Vietnam, Joins the RCI Network of Affiliated Resorts

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Rang Dong Group today announced that Sea Links Golf & Country Club in Phan Thiet, Vietnam, has affiliated with RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange. Located approximately 200 kilometers east of Ho Chi Minh City amidst the...

2009-04-30 10:02 603

Project Kaisei Launches Mission to the Plastic Vortex

Environmental organization prepares to address the problem of floating plastic waste in the ocean HONG KONG, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Project Kaisei, an environmental organization that has been established to address the problem of floating plastic waste in the Pacific Ocean, has annou...

2009-04-29 10:30 893

JetBrains RubyMine 1.0 - Brand New Ruby and Rails IDE

- JetBrains Releases RubyMine, a Full-Featured Development Environment for Productive Ruby and Ruby on Rails Development PRAGUE, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- JetBrains, the creators of intelligent, productivity-enhancing development tools, have announced the general availabilit...

2009-04-29 19:12 763

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Launches Unique 7+1 Special Offers for Meeting Planners in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE, April 30 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Asia Pacific recently announced the launch of a “7+1” offer for meeting planners. To enjoy these seven irresistible offers, meeting planners simply need to book a meeting, conference or incentive with 10 rooms or more at one o...

2009-04-30 09:00 1058

Gigle Semiconductor’s Entertainment-Grade System-on-Chip Family Secures HomePlug Powerline Networking Certification

- Gigle solution positions HomePlug(R) AV as the only high definition-class powerline communications technology to have more than one certified silicon vendor - REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Gigle Semiconductor, the leading developer of "any wire" multimedia home ...

2009-04-29 18:00 686

Corning Announces First-Quarter Results

Expects Strong LCD Glass Demand in Second Quarter CORNING, N.Y., April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) on April 27th, 2009 announced results for the first quarter of 2009, as well as its expectations for the second quarter. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2...

2009-04-29 14:18 695

ZigBee Alliance Plans Further Integration of Internet Protocol Standards

World's leading low-power wireless networking standard adds new specification featuring seamless integration with global IT networks to portfolio SAN RAMON, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The ZigBee Alliance, a global ecosystem of companies creating standardized wireless solutions fo...

2009-04-29 10:06 509

Important Deadline Extended in Google Book Search Copyright Settlement

NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The federal court overseeing the Google Book Search Copyright Settlement today extended the Opt-Out Deadline in the case from May 5, 2009 to September 4, 2009 (the "Extended Opt-Out Deadline"). The Extended Opt-Out Deadline is the new date by which class...

2009-04-29 14:24 471

IVT Releases the World's first Bluetooth V3.0 Stack for Moblin and Android

BEIJING, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- IVT, a major global supplier of Bluetooth software, announced it has released the world's first Bluetooth V3.0+HS commercial stack for Intel's Moblin and Google's Android platforms. IVT has been actively involved in developing the Bluetooth standa...

2009-04-29 08:00 656

Touchmedia Reports Dramatic Increase in Environmental Awareness of Shanghai Consumers

Linked to Government Initiatives and "Green" EXPO Touchmedia with Shanghai Academy of Social Science Announces the Latest Environmental Survey in Shanghai SHANGHAI, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- "I prefer environmentally friendly DIY furniture." "A manual battery charger is better than u...

2009-04-28 18:59 606

World's top retailers sign up for Global Sources' spring shows -- Ahlens, Auchan, Coles Group, Dollar General, Li & Fung, Marks & Spencer, Monsoon Accessorize, Otto International and Sears

China Sourcing Fairs: Gifts & Premiums, Fashion Accessories and Underwear & Swimwear open today at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong HONG KONG, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Global brands Ahlens, Auchan, Coles Group, Dollar General, Li & Fung, Marks & Spencer, Monsoon Accessorize, Otto In...

2009-04-28 13:15 1008

Cable&Wireless Teams Up With Regus to Cut Business Costs

-- New virtual meeting Video Conferencing suites to provide professionals with a genuine alternative to business travel -- Solution reduces costs, increases productivity and drives down the corporate carbon footprint SHANGHAI, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Cable&Wireless and Regus, the wor...

2009-04-28 15:00 613

China Mobile, China Telecom and Alcatel-Lucent Sign USD 1.7 Billion Framework Agreements for 2009

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced that it has inked two framework agreements valued USD 1.7 billion in total with China Mobile and China Telecom, to provide network upgrades, integration and maintenance services in 2009. As...

2009-04-28 07:05 586

California Micro Devices Presents Display Electronic Solutions at IDMC/3DSA/Asia Display '09 in Taipei

-- MDDI, Bridge and MIPI(R) High Speed Serial Display Controllers to be Highlighted TAIPEI, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- California Micro Devices (Nasdaq: CAMD) will be showcasing its display controller solutions based on the Mobile Digital Display Interface (MDDI) and Mobile Industry Proces...

2009-04-28 04:00 605

3 Selects Acision's Advanced Messaging Services for its Networks in the UK and Ireland

-- 3 Customers to Experience Richer Communication Services With Voicemail and Unified Messaging READING, England, April 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Acision, the world's leading messaging company, today announces that, in addition to the recent contract wins with 3 in Australia and Austria, it h...

2009-04-28 12:01 547

Now Get Live .tel Information Directly in Outlook

No More "I've Changed by Mobile Number" Emails Ever Again LONDON, April 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Telnic Limited ( http://www.telnic.org ), the registry operator for the new communications-focused top level domain .tel, today announced that its free plug-in application for Microsoft(R) Outloo...

2009-04-27 21:00 622

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Celebrates the Opening of the Largest Customer Contact Centre in China and Announced Irresistible 'Hot' Deals

SHANGHAI, China, April 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today celebrated the opening of the largest dedicated hotel customer contact centre in China with the opening of its Customer Contact Centre in Guangzhou. In celebration of the opening of the Cus...

2009-04-27 16:00 1101