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MIPIM Asia: Cushman & Wakefield Unveil Asia Pacific Investment Report

28 - 30 November 2007, Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong Pre-opening Conference, 27 November 2007 PARIS, Oct. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- For the second year, the internationally-respected property consultants Cushman & Wakefield have partnered with MIPIM Asia to produce the 2007...

2007-10-22 11:00 625

SMIC and Ansoft Address RF CMOS Design Requirements with On-Chip Spiral Inductor Library

Electromagnetic Design Methodology (EMDM) Uses Full-wave 3D Simulation to Compute Inductance and Quality Factor (Q) of Spiral Inductors with Accuracy Traceable to the Foundry Process SHENZHEN, Oct. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC", NYSE: ...

2007-10-22 16:00 1189

Consensus Science Roadmap Published for Directing Global Energy Development

'Lighting the way' details scientific framework for securing economic growth and climate protection BEIJING, Oct. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The InterAcademy Council released a report today commissioned by the governments of Brazil and China identifying and detailing the scientific consensus...

2007-10-22 14:00 520

Xinhua Finance/Milken Institute Market-Adjusted Debt Indicator Update: MAD Indicator Remains Flat, Despite Equity Market Boom, in Fourth-Quarter 2006

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200611140926-min.gif ) Fourth quarter 2006: 15.6% Third quarter 2006: 15.5% Quarter-to-quarter change: 0.7% Fourth quarter 2005: 18.0% Year-to-year change: ...

2007-10-19 16:24 874

Xinhua Finance/Milken Institute Banking Strength Indicator Update: Chinese Banking Sector Strengthens Significantly

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200611140926-min.gif ) Indicator Value Change 2006: 5.06 2005: 3.79 Percentage Change: Up 33.5% Click http://www.xinhuafinance.com/en/charts/indicator/bsi/bsi_chart0710_b_en.jp...

2007-10-19 16:12 825

SMIC Attains Validated End-User Status from U.S. Government

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC"; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 0981.HK), one of the leading foundries in the world today, announced that the U.S. export control agencies have named SMIC in their initial list of trusted customers ...

2007-10-19 14:03 955

Wind Power Shanghai 2007 to Be Held in November

Development of Wind Power Accelerating in Coastal Areas SHANGHAI, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- At a time when wind power is vigorously developing in China, “Wind Power Shanghai 2007” will be held in Shanghai from November 1-3, 2007. This exhibition, jointly organized by Chinese Renewable...

2007-10-18 08:00 640

FARO's New Fusion FaroArm Blends Higher Accuracy, Lower Cost

SINGAPORE, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- FARO Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: FARO), the world market leader in portable computer-aided measurement arms and laser tracker sales, announced the release of the Fusion FaroArm. The new device blends styling cues of the Company's Quantum FaroArm, but wit...

2007-10-19 09:00 583

Cognizant to Acquire marketRx, a Leading Provider of Life Sciences Market Analytics

Strategic acquisition to expand Cognizant's Life Sciences industry offerings TEANECK, N.J., Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (Nasdaq: CTSH), a leading provider of global IT and business process outsourcing services, today announced that it has ...

2007-10-19 11:06 618

Genoa Color Announces U.S. Patent for Multi-Primary Color LCD Display Technology

HERZLIA, Israel, Oct. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Genoa Color Technologies Ltd. has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Genoa was issued U.S. patent number 7,268,757 for the "Device, system and method for color display" for an LCD display using multi pri...

2007-10-22 08:00 750

New IOF Report Shows Smoking, Alcohol, Being Underweight and Poor Nutrition Harm Our Bones

- World Osteoporosis Day celebrated in some 80 countries NYON, Switzerland, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- If you smoke, drink more than two units of alcohol a day, are underweight, don't exercise or eat well, you could be setting yourself up for osteoporosis later in life, according to a new...

2007-10-19 15:00 725

Omega Fatty Acids DHA and AA Take Center Stage at Asian Conference on Pediatric Nutrition

BEIJING, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Research being presented this week at the Third Asian Congress on Pediatric Nutrition in Beijing, China, provides strong support for fatty acid intake during pregnancy, infancy and early childhood. Of particular focus are the omega-3 fatty acid, docosahexa...

2007-10-19 22:30 747

38.7 Million People Break Guinness World Record for Stand Up Speak Out on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

Online press conference today with Mary Robinson, President, Realizing Rights, the ethical global initiative, Salil Shetty (UNMC) and Kumi Naidoo (GCAP) at 14.00GMT - log on at http://www.standagainstpoverty.org/press/conference NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Over 38.7 million peopl...

2007-10-19 15:13 536

Financial Risk Manager (FRM(R)) Program Reaches New Milestone

Double digit record growth reaffirms the global recognition and acceptance of the FRM designation NEW YORK and LONDON, Oct. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Financial Risk Manager (FRM(R)) Program reached an all-time high in candidate registrations in 2007 with 10,135, representing a 25% increas...

2007-10-19 06:25 674

Thousands of Suppliers Set to Highlight Quality Products at China Sourcing Fair: Gifts & Home Products in Hong Kong Oct. 20 - 23

New China Supplier Survey Shows Focus on Quality Assurance HONG KONG, Oct. 20, 2007 - Global Sources’ (Nasdaq:GSOL) China Sourcing Fair: Gift & Home Products ( http://www.chinasourcingfair.com ) opens today and runs through Oct. 23, filling all 10 halls at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong. The Fai...

2007-10-20 13:00 930

AerCap Holdings N.V. to Release Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results on November 8, 2007

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap," NYSE: AER) announced today that it will host a conference call and webcast for investors and analysts at 9:30 a.m. EST on Thursday, November 8, 2007 to review its third-quarter 2007 financial results. The ...

2007-10-19 06:07 1036

Millions 'Stand Up and Speak Out' on the International Day for Eradication of Poverty

Online Announcement of World Record Figures Online press conference on 18th October at 14.00 GMT NEW YORK, Oct. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Join us to hear the officially verified Guinness World Record number for the number of people who took part in the "Stand Up and Speak Out" challeng...

2007-10-19 05:32 905

NEJM Report Finds HPV Test More Effective Than Pap in Determining Cervical Cancer Risk

GAITHERSBURG, Md. and HILDEN, Germany, Oct. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/-- The first randomized, controlled study in North America of HPV testing as a stand-alone screen concluded that it is almost 40 percent more accurate than traditional cytology (the Pap "smear") in identifying women with advanced ...

2007-10-18 19:55 693

Global Sources Online 2.0 Launch Gives Buyers Comprehensive Search Results and Verified Suppliers

New Offer Allows Unverified Export Suppliers to be Listed for Free HONG KONG, Oct. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) launched Global Sources Online 2.0 ( http://www.globalsources.com ), a next-generation B2B sourcing service which is unique in the market, o...

2007-10-18 18:35 1023

Elcoteq Becomes Telsima’s Global Manufacturing Partner for Wimax Solutions

HONG KONG, Oct. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Elcoteq SE, a leading integrated electronics manufacturing services (IEMS) company with original design manufacturing (ODM) capabilities in the communications technology field announced that it has become the global manufacturing partner for Telsima, a...

2007-10-18 23:39 737