Mainland China

TEDA Makes Plans for Service-Outsourcing Base

TIANJIN, China, June 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area ("TEDA") announced today that in order to support the development of the service-outsourcing industry and intensify assemblage of industrial advantages, TEDA has decided to build a base especially for ...

2007-06-18 20:03 730

SEVEN and UFIDA Partner to Bring Mobile Email to Enterprise Customers

UFIDA MOBILE will offer Umail to more than 500,000 enterprise customers SINGAPORE, June 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Today SEVEN and UFIDA announced a partnership that will provide UFIDA Umail to more than 500,000 enterprise customers in China. This partnership positions SEVEN as the market le...

2007-06-20 08:00 919

The Acclaimed Fluid, Air & Gas Handling Systems Exhibition Hits China in July 2007

SHANGHAI, China, June 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- PSC 2007, China's No. 1 international exhibition on fluid, air and gas handling systems is coming once again. More than 300 exhibiting companies from over 40 countries/areas and national/group pavilions from Finland, Germany, Korea and Singapore wi...

2007-06-19 08:00 1187

WISeKey Becomes Microsoft Gold Certified Partner

GENEVA, June 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WISeKey announces achievement of Microsoft Gold Certified Partner status, reaching the highest level in the ISV/Software Solutions competency as a result of its success in delivering solutions to customers. "We greatly appreciate the ongoing invest...

2007-06-19 08:00 774

U.S. Food Scientist to Receive World's Highest Food Honor

WASHINGTON, June 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philip E. Nelson, president of the Institute of Food Technologists in 2002 and food science professor at Purdue University, will be recognized today as the 2007 recipient of the World Food Prize in an announcement here at the U.S. Departmen...

2007-06-19 00:00 718

More Than Half of Hypertensive Patients Remain Uncontrolled and at Higher Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke - Telmisartan May Decrease This Risk

- Results From Two Large, Multinational, Practice-Based Observational Studies in Blood Pressure MILAN, Italy, June 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- New data announced today at the Annual European Society of Hypertension (ESH) show that measuring blood pressure in a doctor's office alone...

2007-06-18 16:00 592

New Study Shows That Telmisartan Has Greater Renoprotective Potential Than Losartan in Hypertensive Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

MILAN, Italy, June 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Today AMADEO, one of the first studies to compare the protective potential of two angiotensin receptor blockers in hypertensive patients with diabetic nephropathy, was presented at the European Society of Hypertension, Milan. The results from this s...

2007-06-18 16:00 697

Signet Solar Chooses Saxony for New Facility

DRESDEN, Germany, June 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The California-based solar module manufacturer Signet Solar broke ground today on its main European factory. The facility, located near the eastern German city of Dresden, will serve as a production line as well as headquarters for research and ...

2007-06-18 09:21 816

Vodafone UK Partners With Novarra to Bring Mobile Internet to Its Customers

Industry's First Integrated Portal, Search and Internet Service Across 150+ Handsets CHICAGO, June 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Novarra, the leading provider of next-generation mobile Internet platforms and services, announces that its Vision(TM) server version 6.5 is the content transformatio...

2007-06-15 22:13 630

The 12th China (Shanghai) International Wedding Photographic Equipment Exhibition to be Open in June

Largest Ever in History with Numerous Activities SHANGHAI, June 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai International Exhibition Co Ltd. announced today that the 12th China (Shanghai) International Wedding Photographic Equipment Exhibition will be held simultaneously at two venues -- the Shangha...

2007-06-18 08:00 858

Element Six Announces the Acquisition of Barat Carbide GmbH

LUXEMBOURG, BAD HOMBURG and BURGHAUN, Germany, June 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Element Six today announced that it has reached an agreement with German private equity investor Equita to acquire Barat Carbide Holding GmbH for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition, subject to regulatory approval, ...

2007-06-15 22:17 867

Michael R. Cooper Appointed Dean of Rutgers Business School (RBS)

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. and BEIJING, June 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- President Richard L. McCormick has announced the appointment of the distinguished business leader Michael R. Cooper as dean of Rutgers Business School. The appointment is effective June 1, 2007. The Rutgers Business School, a glo...

2007-06-15 19:07 811

Actemra: Roche's Novel Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Shows Substantial Benefits for Patients in OPTION Study

-- New Data Supports IL-6 Receptor Inhibition as a Key Component in Controlling Inflammation From RA BASEL, Switzerland, June 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Roche today announced significant results from 'OPTION'(1), the first rheumatoid arthritis multinational phase III study of Actemra (tocili...

2007-06-15 16:15 707

Cathay Pacific Airways Chooses Goodrich Lightweight Cargo System for Freighters

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Cathay Pacific Airways Limited has chosen Goodrich Corporation to provide advanced cargo systems for its new fleet of Boeing 747-400ERF freighter aircraft. Goodrich's cargo system includes user-friendly electronics which will allow Cathay Pacific ...

2007-06-17 16:00 758

Ewing Management Group Invests $100M in China

DALLAS, June 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Ewing Management Group (EMG) announced today it completed $100M of investments in two Chinese companies in the first half of 2007. One company, based in Hangzhou, China, is a leading horticulture company in China, applying advanced technologies to ...

2007-06-15 08:33 747

The Global Lung Cancer Coalition Presents the 2nd Annual Lung Cancer Journalism Awards Competition

LONDON, June 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Lung Cancer Journalism Awards' mission: to raise global awareness of the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide. Winners receive: -- Global showcase recognising their prize-winning work -- EUR7,000 research grant En...

2007-06-14 22:04 686

Triple Canopy Diversifies Security Services Offering with Acquisition of Clayton Consultants

Integrated Security Solutions Provider Expands Global Footprint HERNDON, Va., June 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Triple Canopy, Inc., a leading provider of integrated security solutions to governments and private corporations worldwide, today announced the acquisition of Clayton Consulta...

2007-06-16 05:00 698

Lenovo Adopts Texas Instruments "LoCosto" Single-Chip Platform for Low-Cost Handsets in China

BEIJING June 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (NYSE: TXN) (TI) today announced the selection of its "LoCosto" single-chip platform for a new family of low-cost, multimedia-rich handsets from Lenovo Mobile, China's leading handset manufacturer. Lenovo is leveraging TI's ...

2007-06-14 10:39 712

ANADIGICS' New ZeroIC(TM) CDMA Power Amplifiers Compatible With QUALCOMM CDMA2000(TM) and 1xEVDO(TM) Reference Designs

75% Lower Current Drain Gives Multimedia-Rich Handsets More Talk, Data Time WARREN, N.J., June 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD) today announced that its new ZeroIC(TM) power amplifiers (PAs) are compatible with 3G reference designs based on the RTR6500(TM) and second...

2007-06-14 08:13 610

Beceem Selects ANADIGICS Amplifiers for Mobile WiMAX

ANADIGICS PAs Power Beceem’s BCS200 Wave 2 Reference Designs WARREN, N.J., June 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD) today announced that the Company’s WiMAX power amplifiers (PAs) have been specified by Beceem Communications for their BCS200 chipset reference de...

2007-06-13 19:30 546