Mainland China

Shanghai to Put Clean Energy Buses on Roads

UNDP and MOST Launch Project to Commercialize Fuel Cell Technology and Promote Sustainable Transport to Reduce Pollution SHANGHAI, Nov. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Starting in 2009, Shanghai will put on its roads a new fleet of hybrid clean energy fuel-cell buses (FCBs). (Logo: http:/...

2007-11-15 10:00 714

Professor Lawrence J. Lau Joins Achievo's Board of Directors

Renowned Economist Advises Businesses, Governments and Educational Institutions Throughout Asia and the U.S. SAN RAMON, Calif., Nov. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Achievo(R) Corporation, the leading global software and information technology outsourcing provider with a local front-end and Chi...

2007-11-15 09:00 765

Countries Around the World Unite to Celebrate Entrepreneurship

Effort from 17-23 November 2008 to unleash young people's ideas to address society's biggest issues LONDON, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- British Prime Minister Gordon Brown joined Carl Schramm of the Kauffman Foundation today in starting the countdown to Global Entrepreneurship Week 2008, t...

2007-11-13 22:30 596

Michael Woelk Joins Picarro as President and CEO

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Picarro, a leading manufacturer of high-performance trace gas analyzers, today announced that Michael Woelk has joined the company as president and chief executive officer. Previously, he served as vice president of marketing at Varian, Inc., ove...

2007-11-13 19:00 834

Exclusive Kicker/Business Newsfeed For Tuesday, November 13

Spectacular Implosion of the Historic Frontier Hotel & Casino to Make Way for Internationally Known Brand, The Plaza LAS VEGAS, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Frontier Hotel & Casino, a longtime icon of the Las Vegas Strip, will be imploded in spectacular fashion to make way for the Plaza...

2007-11-13 07:25 545

Abbott Receives U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approval for New Lower-Strength Kaletra(R) (lopinavir/ritonavir) Tablet for Pediatric HIV Patients

Abbott Will Register and Make the New Lower-Strength lopinavir/ritonavir Tablet Available in More Than 150 Countries to Support Broad Access for the More Than 2 Million Children Living with HIV Worldwide ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire / -- Abbott today announced that it...

2007-11-13 10:02 778

GMAC Global Relocation Services Invites Companies Worldwide to Participate in Acclaimed Annual Survey

WOODRIDGE, Ill., Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GMAC Global Relocation Services (http://www.gmacglobalrelocation.com) today invited companies worldwide to participate in its acclaimed annual "Global Relocation Trends Survey." Since its debut in 1994, the survey has become the definitive study o...

2007-11-13 08:06 889

Supermicro Launches PCI-E Gen 2 Servers and Workstations With 1600 FSB and 800 MHz Memory

First with Low-Power 1.5V FB-DIMM Memory Support SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application optimized high performance server solutions, today launched new lines of motherboards, servers and workstations optimized for 16...

2007-11-13 02:46 597

GSMA Research Reveals Addressable Market of 70 Million PC Buyers Interested in Notebooks With Built-In Mobile Broadband

- GSMA Announces Competition for Mid-Tier Mobile Broadband Enabled Notebook PCs MACAU, China, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The global trade association for the mobile industry, the GSM Association (GSMA), and Microsoft Corp. today published the results of the first-ever consumer study int...

2007-11-13 12:00 637

Deutsche Borse Formally Invites Riemann Investment as Its Listing Partner

2:30 PM, 12 Novermber 2007, Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Germany ("Deutsche Borse") FRANKFURT, Germany, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The signing ceremony is held at Deutsche Borse to mark the official selection of Riemann Investment Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Riemann Investment") as a listing partne...

2007-11-13 08:00 907

CQG and Calyon Financial Expand Trade Routing to Asia Pacific

CHICAGO, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Calyon Financial and CQG, Inc. today announced their partnership to provide trading access to nine Asian futures exchanges. The partnership pairs CQG's superior market data delivery and innovative trading front-ends with industry leading Asian exch...

2007-11-13 07:25 507

Operators to Launch NFC-Based Mobile Payment Services

- Major Step Towards a Global Interoperable Mobile Payments System MACAU, China, Nov. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Over the next several months, 12 mobile operators will run trials of contactless mobile payment services in Australia, France, Ireland, Korea, Malaysia, Norway, The Philippines, Sin...

2007-11-13 13:01 617

Miyowa's Expertise Helps Accelerate Mass MIM Deployment

Miyowa's MoveMessenger(TM) MIM solution to be compatible with 1000 devices by end of 2008 -- Number of MoveMessenger(TM) compatible devices to soar by more than 250% by end 2008 -- Miyowa's patented technology enables mobile operators to launch Mobile Instant Messaging services wit...

2007-11-13 08:17 570

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited Selects BNY Mellon Asset Servicing as Overseas Custodian of China Southern's QDII Fund

HONG KONG, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, a global leader in securities servicing, has been appointed by the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (ICBC) as Overseas Custodian for its record breaking Qualified Domestic Institutional Investor (QDII) fun...

2007-11-12 17:33 719

Praxair China Announces Price Action

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Praxair (China) Investment Co., Ltd is notifying its merchant (bulk liquid and packaged) industrial and medical gas customers in China of price increase on its merchant products by 10 - 15 percent. In some circumstances, the adjustment migh...

2007-11-12 09:52 922

Exhibition in Shanghai China of the Artist Walasse Ting (Xiongquan Ding) on the Shanghai Art Fair from 14-19 November 2007 at Gallery Delaive

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nico Delaive and Walasse Ting (Xiongquan Ding) met each other in the year 1985 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Ting lived and worked in Amsterdam and New York. The lifelong friendship between the artist and Nico Delaive was very special to bo...

2007-11-12 16:00 682

JDSU Introduces Special Edition of Managed Wireless Service Assurance Solution in Advance of Beijing Olympics

MILPITAS, Calif. and MACAU, China, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- JDSU today introduced a specially designed edition of RoamerNet(R), its managed service assurance solution for wireless network operators. The new exclusive offering allows wireless operators to test service performance at multipl...

2007-11-12 21:30 508

GLG Partners to Present at Credit Suisse Insurance and Asset Management Conference

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GLG Partners (GLG) (NYSE: GLG), a leading alternative asset manager, today announced that it will be presenting at the Credit Suisse 2007 Insurance and Asset Management Conference in New York at 10 AM EST / 3 PM GMT on Wednesday, November 14, 2007. Noam G...

2007-11-12 20:00 534

GLG Partners to Present at Merrill Lynch Banking and Financial Services Investor Conference

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- GLG Partners (GLG) (NYSE: GLG), a leading alternative asset manager, today announced that it will be presenting at the Merrill Lynch 2007 Banking and Financial Services Conference in New York at 9:40 AM EST / 2:40 PM GMT on Thursday, November 15, 2007. No...

2007-11-12 20:00 483

Hexago Launches Gateway6 Mobile at Mobile Asia Congress

New Product Enables Deployment of IPv6 in Mobile Networks MACAU, China, Nov. 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Hexago, the leading provider of IPv6 deployment solutions, today announced the launch of Gateway6 Mobile, an essential component for the seamless deployment of IPv6 in mobile netwo...

2007-11-12 08:00 593