Mainland China

Monitoring AIDS Treatment by Regular Physical Examination is Nearly as Effective as Advanced Laboratory Tests

GENEVA, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- When millions of HIV-infected people in poor countries began receiving advanced drug therapies, critics worried that patient care would suffer because few high tech laboratories were available to guide treatments. But according to a study being publis...

2008-04-25 15:11 778

Agreement Executed for Amneal Pharmaceuticals to Acquire the Assets of Interpharm Holdings

PATERSON, N.J., April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Amneal Pharmaceuticals, LLC is pleased to announce the execution of an Asset Purchase Agreement for Amneal’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Amneal Pharmaceuticals of New York, LLC, to acquire the assets, facilities and business of Interpharm. The acquisi...

2008-04-25 15:06 610

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Down Again

SHANGHAI, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance (TSE Mothers: 9399) and Market News International (MNI), a part of the news service line of Xinhua Finance, today announced the April Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. After rebounding in March from the one-off effects ...

2008-04-25 12:27 808

Important Progress Toward Control of Hepatitis B And C

- Positive tests results for new drugs against Hepatitis C - Improved screening for Hepatitis C reflects physicians' optimism - New drugs effective against Hepatitis B, but patient selection necessary MILAN, Italy, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Scientists presenting at today's ...

2008-04-25 12:01 607

Nucletron Announces Oncentra(R) Brachy* Treatment Planning Solution for Multimodality Environment

- New Anatomy-Based Solution for HDR/PDR Brachytherapy Represents the Next Generation in DICOM-compatible, Integrated Cancer Treatment Planning VEENENDAAL, Netherlands, April 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nucletron, a knowledge-based leader in radiation oncology, today announced the intro...

2008-04-28 09:00 705

MemoryLifter - The Fastest Way to Memorize

- Flashcard Freeware Makes Learning Easy and Fun HOUSTON, April 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- LearnLift announces a new release of MemoryLifter, a popular flashcard freeware. The study software is based on the scientific boxcard method developed by Sebastian Leitner, a pioneer in the field of lea...

2008-04-28 09:00 528

Oxonica's Envirox Distributor Switches to Energenics Fuel Borne Catalyst

SINGAPORE, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Energenics Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Energenics Holdings Pte Ltd, announced today it has agreed to appoint Creuros Srl as the Italian distributor for the company's Enercat fuel borne catalyst. Ronen Hazarika, Managing Director...

2008-04-25 16:30 768

SEG Opens China Office

TULSA, Okla., April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) officially opened its first international office in Beijing China on 3 April 2008. Attending the gala ceremony were SEG President Fred Aminzadeh, three former SEG presidents, SEG Executive Direct...

2008-04-25 03:00 573

Creuros Clarify Statement Made by Oxonica About Italian Envirox Trials

ROME, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Creuros Srl, Italian distributor for Oxonica's Envirox fuel additive technology would like to clarify statements made in Oxonica's press on 18 February 2008 and repeated in its recent 2007 preliminary results presentation on 17th March 2008. T...

2008-04-25 15:15 762

AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces First Quarter 2008 Transactions

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap," "the Company", NYSE: AER) today announced the completion of the following transactions during the first quarter 2008: -- Signed new lease agreements for 23 aircraft, -- Delivered seven aircraft...

2008-04-25 03:33 813

XFMedia to Release First Quarter 2008 Earnings Results on Monday, May 12, 2008

Earnings Conference Call to be Held on May 12, 2008 at 9:00 PM (New York time) (May 13, 2008 at 9:00 AM Beijing time) BEIJING, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -– Xinhua Finance Media Limited ("XFMedia"; Nasdaq: XFML), a leading media group in China, today announced that it will relea...

2008-04-24 20:00 655

PERA Global’s Inno-perfection Technology China Exhibition Tour Kicks Off

BEIJING, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PERA Global, the leader of Inno-perfection technology and the largest CAE technology and service provider in China, on March 26, 2008 began its tour exhibition of PERA Global’s "Inno-perfection" technology conference in nine cities. The opening ceremony t...

2008-04-24 08:00 1355

China Privately Held Businesses Top the World in Acquisition and IPO; Hong Kong is the Most Bullish in Cross-Border Acquisition

HONG KONG, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest findings of the Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR) 2008, mainland China has the highest number of privately held businesses expecting to grow through acquisition (67%) or IPO (60%) in the next three years, far a...

2008-04-25 18:12 690

NAFLD and NASH Linked to Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease

- Patients with fatty liver are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease - Prevalence estimates vary widely, and approach 25% among adults - Risk factors for fatty liver include overweight, type 2 diabetes, and sedentary lifestyle MILAN, Italy, April 24...

2008-04-24 12:01 851

Canadian Solar Schedules First Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call

JIANGSU, China, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (“the Company”) (Nasdaq: CSIQ) today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Tuesday, May 13, 2008 (in Jiangsu) at 8 p.m. to discuss results for the Company’s first quarter 2008 and busines...

2008-04-24 20:30 879

Engineered for UMTS900 Handsets, ANADIGICS' New Power Amplifier is Powering EGSM WCDMA Networks

AWT6281 PA Supports HSPA Solutions; Incorporates HELP3(TM) Technology for Lower Power Consumption and Extended Battery Life WARREN, N.J., April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD), today announced its new AWT6281 HELP3(TM) WCDMA Linear Power Amplifier (PA) engineered spec...

2008-04-24 01:21 682

Changhong IT Selects Winwap Browser and Messaging Applications

HELSINKI and BEIJING, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Changhong IT Information Products Co.,LTD and Winwap Technologies Oy today announced that the next generation devices with integrated telephony features from Changhong IT will include Browser and messaging solutions provided by Winwap. The ap...

2008-04-24 15:17 992

The9 Limited Announces Equity Investment in G10 Entertainment

SHANGHAI, China, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) (“The9”), a leading online game operator in China, today announced an equity investment in G10 Entertainment Corp. (“G10”), a leading game developer in Korea. Under the terms of the investment, The9 has acquired a mi...

2008-04-23 18:00 675

SMIC and Amlogic in Commercial Production of 90nm Digital Photo Frame Chip

SHANGHAI, China, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC"; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 0981.HK) and Amlogic Inc. today jointly announced the successful commercial production of a 90nm digital photo frame (DPF) chip designed by Amlogic and manufactured at...

2008-04-24 16:00 1310

PEAT International Commissions Plasma-Based Waste Treatment Facility Designed Specifically for Onsite Waste Processing

-- Marks the first deployment of the system intended for hospitals and industrial facilities -- NORTHBROOK, Ill., and ANKLESHWAR, India, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PEAT International, Inc., ("PEAT") a global leader in plasma-based waste remediation solutions, announced today it has suc...

2008-04-23 21:15 985