Mainland China

WISeKey Announces Strong Growth of its Global Trusted Affiliate Network

GENEVA and DALIAN, China, Sept. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Selected by the World Economic Forum as one of the top 500 mould-breaking companies New Champions, WISeKey is present at the Inaugural Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian China and announces today that new WISeKey Affiliates are ...

2007-09-05 08:00 485

u-blox Enhances GPS Integration With Epson Toyocom Gyroscope in Dead Reckoning Reference Design

THALWIL, Switzerland and MUNICH, Germany, Sept. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- u-blox, the leading Swiss provider of GPS receiver technology, has improved its groundbreaking GPS dead reckoning system by integrating a gyroscope sensor from Epson Toyocom, a leader in the design and manufacture of crysta...

2007-09-01 06:00 577

The Peninsula Tokyo Opens Its Doors

Luxury And Glamour Meet High Design And Technology At Tokyo's Newest Landmark TOKYO, Sept. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Peninsula Hotels' rich history, glamour and legendary service arrived in Japan with the opening of its eighth hotel, The Peninsula Tokyo, on September 1, 2007. Offic...

2007-09-03 10:00 983

Maxscend Technologies Wins "Red Herring 100 Asia" 2007 Award

The 100 Most-Promising Private Technology Ventures Celebrated at Hong Kong Event SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Red Herring Magazine announced on August 29 that Maxscend Technologies has been awarded the prestigious "Red Herring 100 Asia" 2007 award. Winners are selected from...

2007-08-31 15:28 923

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Sentiment Stable at High Level in August

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance Limited ("Xinhua Finance"; TSE Mothers: 9399) and Market News International (MNI), a part of the news service line of Xinhua Finance, today announced the August Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the s...

2007-08-31 10:29 643

Quellan's QNx220 Noise Canceller Makes Tokyo Debut

Company Dramatically Improves Mobile Device Signal Reception with RF Noise Cancelling Technology TOKYO, Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- EDN Noise Symposium -- Quellan Incorporated, today announced the QNx220, the company's newest RF Noise Canceller for advanced mobile communications products...

2007-08-31 16:34 719

Picarro Announces General Availability of EnviroSense 3000i Multi-Species Atmospheric Monitor

Unrivaled accuracy, precision and stability help scientists observe and understand the earth’s carbon cycle SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Picarro, leading manufacturer of high-performance trace gas analyzers based on patented Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS) technolo...

2007-08-31 08:40 962

Vanguard Networks Introduces Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

VOIP Subscribers Can Lower Costs Using Vanguard Routers and Add SIP Phones MANSFIELD, Mass., Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard Networks announces new SIP (session initiation protocol) gateway to allow customers to reap the benefits of IP Telephony. With the addition of SIP functionality...

2007-08-31 06:28 680

Continental Energy Closes First Institutional Placement

DALLAS, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Continental Energy Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CPPXF) today announced that it has closed a private equity placement with Macquarie Bank Limited. The placement was arranged by the London office of Macquarie's Energy Capital Group with Macquarie Bank L...

2007-08-31 05:45 728

SMIC Holds 2007 Technology Symposium in Shenzhen

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC; NYSE: SMI; HKSE: 981) held its technology symposium in Shenzhen on August 30th, 2007,attracting more than 200 customers, design services providers, technology partners, and...

2007-08-30 16:00 1059

TI Unveils Lowest Power Zero-Crossover Op Amp For Battery-Powered, Portable Applications

Precision, 1uA Amplifier Simplifies High-Performance Designs DALLAS, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced the industry's lowest power zero-crossover operational amplifier (op amp). Featuring a unique single-input-stage architectur...

2007-08-30 12:05 752

DBS China Receives Approval to Conduct RMB Business with Chinese Residents

SINGAPORE, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- DBS Bank (China) Limited (DBS China), a fully-owned subsidiary of Singapore’s DBS Bank Ltd, today announced that it has received approval from the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) to offer RMB products and services to local Chinese residents. ...

2007-08-29 23:27 846

Visa Announces Post-Restructuring Board of Directors and Appointment of Byron Pollitt, Jr. as CFO of Visa Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Visa announced today the individuals who will serve as members of Visa Inc.'s Board of Directors after the completion of the proposed restructuring and the appointment of Byron Pollitt, Jr. as Chief Financial Officer designate of Visa Inc. The...

2007-08-30 05:49 840

The Light of Asia -- IPart Among Red Herring's Top 100 in Asia

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- iPart, as the only SNS dating site, has been selected as one of Red Herring's Top 100 IT companies in Asia. The site was first launched in Taiwan in 2002 and in China in 2005, illustrating quite a rapid ascent in popularity. It was ranked among the...

2007-08-30 08:00 778

AstraZeneca's Once-Daily SEROQUEL XR(TM) Extended-Release Tablets Approved in Netherlands for the Acute and Long Term Treatment of Schizophrenia

-- For International Medical Journalists Only -- LONDON, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AstraZeneca today announced the Netherlands regulatory authority MEB (Medicines Evaluation Board) has approved SEROQUEL XR(TM) (quetiapine fumarate) Extended-Release Tablets, a once-daily medicine for ...

2007-08-29 17:41 620

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS Aggressively Pursues Asian Market

LUSTENAU, Austria and DALLAS, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- IDENTEC SOLUTIONS, the global leader in wireless tracking and tracing solutions that includes award-winning intelligent long-range active RFID technology, announces the grand opening of its new Asia regional office based in Hong Kong. ...

2007-08-29 18:28 785

Synopsys and SMIC Jointly Address China Mobile TV Market with Low Power Design Solution

SHANGHAI, China, Aug 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in semiconductor design software, and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC", NYSE: SMI and SEHK: 0981), one of the leading foundries in the world, jointly announced t...

2007-08-29 16:00 1090

AmbironTrustWave Acquires One-SEC Ltd.

CHICAGO and LONDON, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AmbironTrustWave, a leading provider of data security and compliance management solutions worldwide, has acquired London-based One-SEC Ltd. (One-SEC), the leading provider of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance solu...

2007-08-29 21:00 709

Consumer Confidence Shows Broad-Based Drop in August as Rising Home Prices Weaken Future Expectations

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing a broad-based decline in August, as rapidly rising home and general prices weakened future expectations. (Logo: http://www.prn...

2007-08-29 11:13 980

Startech Environmental Sells Plasma Converter System for New Recycling Facility in the European Union

WILTON, Conn., Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Startech Environmental Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: STHK), a fully reporting company, announced today that it has signed the purchase contract and received a 10% cash down-payment from Plasma Processing Technologies Ltd of England and Wales (PPT)...

2007-08-29 20:00 1205