Mainland China

AUO Named to 2009 Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index

HSINCHU, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced it has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia/Pacific Index (DJSI Asia/Pacific), making it the only pure TFT-LCD manufacturer worldwide to join the ...

2009-09-10 15:00 922

IVT Corporation Announces Mobile Health Services in China

BEIJING, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- IVT Corporation announced today that it has launched a new mobile health service in China: http://www.mhealthservice.com . It is a complete remote medical monitoring solution that allows medical monitoring from home, reducing the risk of diseases and assist...

2009-09-10 13:13 1123

PTA Holdings Releases Corporate Update

CLEVELAND, Ga., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- PTA Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: PTAH) announced today that PTA management team and technicians have been in South Korea for the past six months working on a project that could change the world. The team is led by CEO Ted Leverette, II and was initia...

2009-09-10 11:02 718

American Airlines Cargo Unveils ExpediteTC(SM), Solution for Temperature-Controlled Shipments

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- American Airlines Cargo Division (AA Cargo) today announced the launch of its express temperature-controlled service -- ExpediteTC(SM). The airline is now offering ExpediteTC to its customers worldwide, following a highly successful trial in the e...

2009-09-10 08:00 1010

Business Monitor International Announces Substantial Investment by Spectrum Equity Investors

LONDON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Business Monitor International Limited ("BMI"), a leading global provider of country risk analysis, macroeconomic forecasting and industry research, announced today that it has received a substantial, non-controlling equity investment from Spectrum ...

2009-09-11 07:00 761

Oracle Selects Pearson VUE as its Test Delivery Provider

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pearson VUE, the leader in secure high-stakes testing, announced today that Oracle has chosen Pearson VUE as its testing provider. All exams will be delivered globally through the Pearson VUE(R) Authorized Test Center network of more than 5,000 s...

2009-09-10 11:51 741

Milestone Outperforms Market Growth and Gains Market Share to Retain Number One Global Position

This Latest Surveillance Market analysis From IMS Research Finds Milestone Systems Continues for the Fifth Year in a row as the World Leader for Open Platform IP Video Management Software COPENHAGEN, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Milestone Systems once again stands out as the number one provid...

2009-09-10 07:07 615

Emanuel Ungaro Appoints Estrella Archs as Chief Designer and Lindsay Lohan as Artistic Advisor, Effective Immediately

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Designer Estrella Archs has been named Chief Designer of the House of Ungaro. Lindsay Lohan will also be joining Ungaro in a newly created position as Artistic Advisor. Both Ms. Archs and Ms. Lohan have been collaborating on the Spring/Summer 2010 ru...

2009-09-09 22:00 768

swissinfo.ch - Major Special on Swiss Records

BERN, Switzerland, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- No country builds more bunkers than Switzerland. Europe's longest glacier is in Switzerland. The Swiss are world champions in rail travel, recycling glass and eating chocolate. Switzerland holds many records. Some are disputed. And not all a...

2009-09-09 21:15 695

GSMA Initiative Helps Save Lives and Create Safer Roads for European Citizens

BRUSSELS, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The GSMA, the body representing the worldwide mobile communications industry, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to secure the deployment of a single, in-vehicle emergency call service, known as eCall, across Europe. Rob Conway Chief Executive Offi...

2009-09-09 18:00 538

NetDragon's Mobile Phone Application 'Panda Home' a Winner at Android Network Awards

HONG KONG, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NetDragon Websoft Inc. ("NetDragon", with its subsidiaries collectively the "Group"; Stock Code: 777), a leading online game developer and operator in China, is pleased to announce that its Panda Home, a mobile phone application, won the "Best Home Replace...

2009-09-09 15:26 1222

The Address Dubai Mall Now Open

DUBAI, UAE, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Address Dubai Mall, a five-star premium hotel linked directly to The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, has opened its doors to guests today, 9/09/09. (PHOTO: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090909/35...

2009-09-09 09:00 998

Praxair Selected for Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

SHANGHAI, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- For the seventh consecutive year, Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Praxair is the only industrial gases company in the 2009-2010 World Index and North American indices. Membership in th...

2009-09-09 14:00 1086

Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment, Inc Prevails in Patent Infringement Suit Filed Against the Company by Lam Research in Taiwan

Intellectual Property Court in Taiwan Dismisses LAM Research's Complaint SHANGHAI, TAIPEI and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment, Inc. (AMEC) announced that it has prevailed in a patent infringement lawsuit filed against its subsidiary in Taiwan...

2009-09-09 11:36 1046

Innovalight Achieves Record Efficiency Silicon Ink Solar Cell

18 percent conversion efficiency of sunlight to electricity independently verified SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Innovalight, Inc., a privately-held firm providing printed silicon ink solar cell technology, today announced that the company has demonstrated a record 18 perc...

2009-09-09 13:09 610

GSMA Endorses Integrated Mobile Broadcast (IMB), a New 3GPP Standard That Will Accelerate the Global Adoption of Mobile Data and Broadcast Services

- GSMA-Led White Paper Provides Mobile Operators, Infrastructure and Device Vendors With a Common Framework for Delivering Services Based on IMB LONDON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The GSMA, which represents the interests of the worldwide mobile communications industry, today announced tha...

2009-09-09 15:00 725

Global Leader in Seismic Equipment Rentals and Support Acquires TransGulf Tech

SES expands into the Marine and Transition Zone seismic market. HOUSTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Seismic Equipment Solutions (SES) today announced it has acquired TransGulf Tech, one of the leading marine seismic air gun and lead-in termination specialists in the industry, which holds ...

2009-09-09 15:07 666

H.C. Starck Introduces Ultra 76 Tantalum Alloy at 1st CSCP-NACE Exhibition in Beijing

NEWTON, Mass., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- H.C. Starck Inc., FPR Group, a worldwide manufacturer of refractory metals and fabricated products is introducing its Ultra 76 Tantalum Alloy for improved performance in Chemical Process Industries at the 1st CSCP-NACE Conference & Exhibition in Beijin...

2009-09-09 10:01 746

The Tolkien Trust, New Line Cinema and HarperCollins Settle 'Lord of the Rings' Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Tolkien Trust (a UK registered charity), New Line Cinema, and HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. have resolved the lawsuit relating to the "Lord of the Rings" films. The claim was filed in February of last year. HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. and th...

2009-09-09 07:01 859

EF's English Clean Up Crew Patrols Streets of Beijing

BEIJING, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As the world battles swine flu, teachers from EF English First ( http://www.ef.com.cn ) will be engaged in fighting against incorrect, messy English in the nation's capital to celebrate Teacher's Day. Tasked by the Beijing Speaks Foreign Language Office (BS...

2009-09-09 09:00 11450