Mainland China

Luminary Micro Announces the Stellaris(R) Intelligent 3.5-inch Landscape Display Module and Reference Design Kit

New module provides OEMs a shortcut to add a sleek, customized user interface to practically any industrial system AUSTIN, Texas, Nov 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Luminary Micro, creators of the award-winning Stellaris(R) family of ARM(R) Cortex(TM)-M3-based microcontrollers (MCUs), today ann...

2008-11-05 09:15 603

Jetion Named Fastest-Growing Company in Deloitte Technology Fast 50 China 2008

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Jetion Holdings Limited (AIM: JHL), a manufacturer of solar cells and modules, is pleased to announce today that its Chinese company, Jiangyin Jetion Science and Technology Co., Ltd, has been ranked #1 in the prestigious "Deloitte Technology Fast 50...

2008-11-04 17:00 1021

Ascom Wireless Solutions Introduces the Next Generation IP-DECT Handsets

-- Enhanced Features and New Licensing Possibilities in Combination With a New Design Offer Users and Administrators New Levels of Operational Excellence GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Nov. 04 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Ascom Wireless Solutions today announces the launch of a new generation of IP-DECT han...

2008-11-04 08:00 978

Tackling Atrial Fibrillation and Associated Cardiovascular Risk

- RecordAF Registry Baseline Data and New Data from the Landmark ATHENA Study PARIS, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Live Webcast Media Briefing - non-US media only Wednesday 12 November 2008 - 14.00-15.00am CET Background: - AF is a growing health concern dir...

2008-11-04 17:00 715

The Dubai Mall Opens With Largest Number of Retailers in the World's Largest-Ever Mall Opening

DUBAI, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Dubai Mall, opens today at 2pm with close to 600 retailers -- marking the world's largest-ever mall opening in retail history. (PHOTO: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081104/327266 ) Besides its retail attractions including the Middl...

2008-11-04 16:00 925

NeoStem Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Controlling Interest in a Leading Chinese Pharmaceutical Company

NEW YORK, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (Amex: NBS), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, announced today that it has agreed to acquire China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Boa...

2008-11-04 11:39 774

Nanosec GmbH Introduces World’s Smallest and Most Economical Consumable Free Table-Top High Security Card Personalization System

PARIS, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nanosec GmbH introduces the "IDForce" the world’s smallest and fastest table-top laser personalization machine at the 2008 Cartes & Identification Exhibition in Paris, France this week. The new machine is ideally suited forde-centralized, secure laser ...

2008-11-04 11:45 532

Conference Call: Itau and Unibanco Joint Venture

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Itau Unibanco Holding is pleased to invite you to participate in its conference call about the joint venture between Itau (NYSE: ITU) and Unibanco (NYSE: UBB). Presentation Pedro Moreira Salles CEO of Unibanco S.A. and Unibanco ...

2008-11-04 05:47 680

NeoStem, Inc. to Enter the Regenerative Medicine Market in Asia

NEW YORK, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (Amex: NBS), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, announced today that it has agreed to acquire a Hong Kong corporation, whose wholly-owned subsidiary, B...

2008-11-06 08:25 629

Beny Wave Selects Red Bend's Mobile Software Management

K-Touch N170 and N650 Mobile Phones, Available Now Through China Mobile, Include Red Bend's FOTA Software BEIJING, Nov. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Red Bend Software, the market leader in Mobile Software Management (MSM), today announced that Beijing Beny Wave Science And Technology Co., Ltd., t...

2008-11-04 08:00 1144

Dubai Aquarium & Discovery Centre sets Guinness Record for 'World's Largest Acrylic Panel' at The Dubai Mall

DUBAI, UAE, Nov. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Dubai Aquarium & Discovery Centre in The Dubai Mall, which opens on November 4, 2008, has clinched the Guinness World Record for the "World's Largest Acrylic Panel". (PHOTO: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081101/326518 ) Measurin...

2008-11-01 16:00 1082

50,000 Young People Dance to Celebrate Achievements in Pushing Back HIV and AIDS

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Kofi Annan and Nafis Sadik Support Global Initiative Dance4Life AMSTERDAM, Nov. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On the 29th of November, fifty thousand young people will make a worldwide statement against HIV and AIDS. Connected live via satellite, young people in 19 count...

2008-11-07 09:05 857

Alibaba.com Announces Major Initiatives for Buyers and Suppliers

Quality Supplier Program to Boost Buyers' Confidence Through Verification, Intellectual Property Protection and Anti-Fraud Measures Launches New Product to Accelerate Customer Growth HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Alibaba.com (HKSE: 1688), the world's leading business-to-bu...

2008-11-03 08:00 938

Digi International Reports 11.9% Revenue Increase for Fourth Fiscal Quarter of 2008 Compared to Fourth Fiscal Quarter of 2007

Exceeds Street Consensus Revenue and Earnings Per Share Estimates for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Oct. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Digi International(R) Inc. (Nasdaq: DGII, http://www.digi.com ) reported revenue of $50.4 million for the fourth fiscal quarter of 200...

2008-10-31 16:43 848

To speed world economic recovery, Global Sources offers free website to exporters in search of quality international buyers

HONG KONG, Oct. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In the wake of the current global economic crisis, Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) is inviting exporters anywhere in the world to list product information free of charge in the unverified supplier section of the company’s website, Global Source...

2008-10-31 12:11 1026

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: 1st Ever Contraction

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chinese business sentiment fell sharply in October, as a worsening economy at home and abroad outweighed any positive news from declining inflationary effects, the results of the latest Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey indicate. ...

2008-10-31 11:47 1166

Fashion TV Paris Launches the New 24/7 FTV HD Channel!

VIENNA, Austria, Nov. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Picture is available via EPA (European Pressphoto Agency) and can be downloaded free of charge at: http://www.presseportal.de/pm/67822/?keygroup=bild Fashion TV, the global leader of fashion in television and new media, reaching more than 400...

2008-11-03 09:00 1074

The Beatles Inspire New Music Video Game; Apple Corps Ltd., MTV and Harmonix Come Together for Unprecedented Deal

-- Exclusive Agreement Set to Bring The Beatles Music to Fans for the First Time in Interactive Form Here, There and Everywhere in 2009 NEW YORK, Oct. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Beatles' extraordinary music and phenomenal legacy is set to rock across the universe in the form of a video gam...

2008-10-30 23:16 691

Video: PopCap Unleashes Bejeweled Twist(TM) On Unsuspecting Public

-- #1 Puzzle Game of the Century Revolutionizes Fun with a Brilliant New Way to Play DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PopCap Games, the leading developer and publisher of casual games, today introduced an irresistible innovation in its flagship Bejeweled(R) franchise. Bejewele...

2008-10-30 23:15 672

GSMA Announces Asia Mobile Awards Nominees

Winners of the Asia Mobile Awards 2008 and Mobile Innovation APAC Tournament to be Announced at the Mobile Asia Congress in Macau LONDON, Oct. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA, the global trade association for mobile operators, today announced a shortlist of 40 nominees for the Asia Mobile ...

2008-10-31 05:44 582