Mainland China

Sundia in Top 100 Fast-growth Outsourcing Companies in China

SHANGHAI, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sundia MediTech Company, a leading pharmaceutical R&D outsourcing service company in China, announced today that the company was named as a Top 100 Fast-growth Outsourcing Service Provider. This selection was jointly sponsored by China Council for Internati...

2009-07-20 17:18 809

Magma Announces Support for SMIC Processes with 65-nm Low-Power Reference Flow

Talus-based Flow Available for SMIC 65-nm Libraries SAN JOSE, Calif., July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Magma(R) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq: LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today announced availability of an advanced low-power IC implementation reference flow for the 65-nanometer ...

2009-07-20 16:00 1076

WPCS2009: The Definitive Event Shaping Global Pharma Partnership and R&D Profitability

Shanghai, the next seedbed for future discoveries, welcomes you to come and feel the pulse of the world's fastest growing CRO marketplace SHANGHAI, July 20 /PRNewswire0Asia/ -- September 16th - 18th, 2009 will welcome the opening of the World Pharmaceutical (China) Summit 2009(WPCS2009), expe...

2009-07-20 11:51 621

Human Genome Sciences and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Positive Phase 3 Study Results for BENLYSTA(TM) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

- BENLYSTA (belimumab) met its primary efficacy endpoint by achieving a statistically significant improvement in patient response rate versus placebo in BLISS-52 - First drug for lupus to reach this advanced stage of clinical development and achieve positive results, in the largest randomized ...

2009-07-20 12:01 611

Head-to-Head Trial Demonstrates Viramune(R)'s Similar Efficacy and Superior Effect on Lipid Profile Compared to atazanavir/ritonavir

- For Medical Media Outside the US Only - CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Results from the ARTEN* trial presented at the 5th International AIDS Society (IAS) conference in Cape Town, South Africa demonstrated non-inferiority regarding efficacy between Viramune(R) (nevi...

2009-07-20 15:00 607

Light Reading Produces the Industry's First Optical Networking Virtual Tradeshow

Huge turnout for Light Reading's Packet-Optical Transport Evolution Virtual Tradeshow with the industry's leading optical experts, nearly 900 attendees, and 10 sponsors NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Light Reading ( http://www.lightreading.com ), the leading online publication for t...

2009-07-20 14:02 617

International SOS and Control Risks Respond to Jakarta Bombings

BEIJING, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Through a joint venture providing travel security services for international travellers and expatriates, International SOS and Control Risks responded immediately following the bombings in Jakarta's Mega Kuningan business district. (Logo: http://www....

2009-07-21 16:38 740

8D World Receives $7 Million Series A Venture Capital Financing and Releases Wiz World Online -- The World's First Virtual World for English Learning

8D World Launches Wiz World Cup in Partnership with Six Shanghai Government Agencies SHANGHAI and WOBURN, Mass., July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 8D World, the creator of Wiz World Online (http://www.wizworldonline.com ), announced today that it had received $7 million Series A round of financ...

2009-07-17 14:36 788

Starwood Hotels Launches Global Summer Sale

For One Week Only, Starwood Offers Discounts of up to 50% at Nearly 600 Hotels and Resorts in North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific SINGAPORE, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HOT) today announces a sizzling summer sale. In a week-long wave of record-break...

2009-07-17 15:00 1283

Bank of America Earns US$3.2 Billion in Second Quarter

-- Strong Pretax, Pre-provision Income of US$16 Billion -- Another Good Quarter in Capital Markets and Home Loans -- Enhanced Capital Strength, Tier 1 Capital Ratio at 11.93 Percent -- Extends More Than US$211 Billion in Credit in the Second Quarter -- Adds US$4.7 Billion to Credit Loss Reserv...

2009-07-17 19:00 644

inter123 Corporation and Demand Media Inc. Enter Into an Agreement in Regards to Demand.Com

PHOENIX, July 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- inter123 Corporation, a leading Information Technology and New Media private equity firm, today announced that it entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of the Internet domain Demand.Com to Demand Media Inc. (LOGO: http://www.newscom.c...

2009-07-20 16:00 750

NeoStem, Inc. Appoints Leading Chinese Medical Official to Its Advisory Board

NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, announced today it has entered into an advisory consulting agreement with Dr. Cai Jianqian, (Mrs Ma...

2009-07-17 07:01 645

The China Center for Transnational Dispute Settlement (CCTDS) Announces Launch of English Website

SHANGHAI, July 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Against the backdrop of the fast growing amount of China-related cross-border commercial disputes, CCTDS is launching its new website http://www.local-local.org in English. "China, now the world's third largest economy, is generating legal rules at a...

2009-07-17 21:10 878

Jungheinrich Successfully Implements Major Logistics Project

SHANGHAI, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In the southern German city of Hilpoltstein, a distribution centre planned and implemented by Jungheinrich has paved the way for more efficient logistical processes at the Keller & Kalmbach company. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2009/07/16/2009...

2009-07-16 10:56 976

PR Newswire Launches Social Media Monitoring Tool Across Europe, the Middle East and India

- Social Media Metrics Monitors and Analyses Over 20 Million Blogs, 5 Million Forum Posts, and 30,000 Online News Sources, Social Networks and Microblogs LONDON, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- PR Newswire (http://www.prnewswire.com/ )today announced the launch of Social Media Metrics (http://...

2009-07-16 15:00 894

ABSOLUT VODKA Launches Mobile Drink Application for iPhone and Google Android

STOCKHOLM, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ABSOLUT VODKA has launched Drinkspiration by ABSOLUT, a sophisticated drink application combining the latest mobile technology with GPS, Twitter and Facebook. Drinkspiration by ABSOLUT is an interactive encyclopaedia of recipes that helps you find and sh...

2009-07-16 15:30 679

MillenniumIT Unveils World's Fastest Trading Platform on Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5500 Series Processors

JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Millennium Information Technologies (MillenniumIT) unveiled a revolutionary new release of its trading platform this week. It possesses ultra fast order processing capabilities, making it the world's fastest trading platform. During the project, Mi...

2009-07-16 17:21 744

NEA Portfolio Companies Selected as Zero2IPO Venture 50 and China Entrepreneur 'Rising Stars' Honorees

Recognition of CITIC Pharmaceuticals, LianLian Pay, LineKong, Novast Pharmaceuticals and UPG Highlights Breadth of Firm's China-Based Portfolio BEIJING, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- New Enterprise Associates (NEA), a leading global venture capital firm, today announced that four of its China-...

2009-07-17 10:20 670

NeoStem Featured on CBS2 News; Success of Licensed Stem Cell Treatments Shown for Arthritis and Orthopedic Problems; Procedure to be Used by NeoStem Affiliate in China

NEW YORK, July 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, was featured on CBS2 News, New York City's local CBS station, on Monday evening July 13 and Tuesday...

2009-07-16 06:49 594

NetDragon Announces Launch of 'Raiding Clans' - an English EP for Conquer Online

HONG KONG, July 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NetDragon Websoft Inc. ("NetDragon," with its subsidiaries collectively referred to as the "Group"; Hong Kong Stock Code: 777), a leading online game developer and operator in China, announced that the English expansion pack, Raiding Clans, will be launche...

2009-07-16 10:00 1323