Banking/Financial Service

Aozora Bank Reports Financial Results for the Three Months to June 30, 2007

Record First Quarter Profit Boosted by Interest Income Growth TOKYO, July 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Aozora Bank, Ltd., ("Aozora" or the "Bank"; TSE: 8304), a leading Japanese commercial bank, today reported financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2007. Fiscal first-quarter ne...

2007-07-31 15:00 726

Silicon Motion Announces Second Quarter Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2007

Sales & Net Income Set New Second Quarter Record TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Second Quarter 2007 Financial Highlights: -- Net sales increased 111% year-over-year to US$44.1 million -- Gross margin excluding FCI was largely flat from 1Q07...

2007-07-31 10:52 547

NTEEP Announces 2007 Q2 Results

Q2 Sales up 74%, and Profit for the period up 1,077% Interim Dividend: 10 HK cents HONG KONG, July 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Nam Tai Electronic and Electrical Products Limited ("NTEEP" or "the Company") (Stock code: 2633), a leading vertically-integrated manufacturing solutions provider ...

2007-07-30 20:40 643

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Conditions Stabilizing

SHANGHAI, China, July 27 /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 July Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Sentiment Survey. The results of the survey show conditions stab...

2007-07-27 10:58 879

Fuwei Films Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results

BEIJING, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co. Limited (Nasdaq: FFHL), China’s leading manufacturer and distributor of high quality BOPET plastic film, today announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2007. Second Quarte...

2007-07-26 18:00 665

TSMC Reports Second Quarter EPS of NT$0.96

HSINCHU, Taiwan, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TSMC today announced consolidated revenue of NT$74.92 billion, net income of NT$25.48 billion, and diluted earnings per share of NT$0.96 (US$0.15 per ADS unit) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007. Year-over-year, second qu...

2007-07-26 15:00 547

Global Payments Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007 Earnings

ATLANTA, July 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) today announced results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended May 31, 2007. For the fourth quarter, revenue grew 17 percent to $280.1 million compared to $238.8 million in the prior year. Excluding the impact of cu...

2007-07-26 18:00 779

China Expert Technology to Host Investor Conference Call Friday July 27 at 9 a.m. EST

HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Expert Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CXTI), an emerging leader in providing large scale network infrastructure construction mainly for e-government projects for communities and municipal governments in China, today announced it ...

2007-07-26 05:37 671

AFC Asian Cup 2007; ING to Reward the Most Valuable Player of the Tournament

HONG KONG, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ING, Official Sponsor of the 2007 AFC Asian Cup(TM), today announced that as part of its sponsorship agreement, it will award USD25,000 to the most valuable player of the 2007 AFC Asian Cup(TM) tournament. The player will be also honoured with the ti...

2007-07-24 18:22 1056

Consumer Confidence Rebounds Slightly in July

As Stronger Outlook Offsets Weaker Current Conditions SHANGHAI, China, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing a slight rebound in Chinese consumer confidence in July, as a j...

2007-07-25 22:35 630

Global Social Entrepreneur Award Winner Launches All One Foundation

Winner of the XL Global Social Entrepreneur Of The Year Award launches new foundation to provide healing and support for Cambodian women and children who have suffered sexual abuse SINGAPORE, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Dr Lynelle Kerr, winner of the inaugural XL Global Social Entreprene...

2007-07-25 07:00 737

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. To Report Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results on August 6, 2007 US Time

SHANGHAI, China, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider of hotel accommodations, airline tickets and packaged tours in China, will announce its second quarter 2007 results on Monday, August 6, 2007, US Time after...

2007-07-24 18:30 595

Xinhua Finance/Milken Institute Chinese IPO Indicator Update: IPO Indicator Reaches New High Despite Mainland Market Corrections

SHANGHAI, China, July 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Indicator Change June 2007: 254.3 May 2007: 251.1 Month-to-month change: 1.3% June 2006: 185.8 Year-to-year change: 36.9% (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200701191008.jpg ) Click http://www.xinhuafin...

2007-07-23 20:23 865

Global Sources Scheduled to Report Second Quarter 2007 Results on August 9, 2007

NEW YORK, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (Nasdaq: GSOL) expects to release results for the second quarter 2007 before the market opens on August 9, 2007. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200703271450.JPG ) Chairman and CEO, Merle A. Hinrichs, is sche...

2007-07-19 15:14 854

Collexis Holdings, Inc. Appoints New Board Members

Chairman Emeritus, Carlyle Group Joins Three Former CEOs COLUMBIA, S.C., July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Collexis Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CLXS), a leading developer of knowledge discovery software, announced today the appointment of four former CEOs to its board of directors. ...

2007-07-18 16:49 816

German Reform of Company Taxation Turns Germany Into an Increasingly Attractive Location for Chinese Investors

BERLIN, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The German government agreed to a reform of company taxation that includes a strong reduction in the corporate income tax. The reform goes into effect on January 1st, 2008. It plans a reduction of the real total tax burden (corporate income tax plus trade...

2007-07-18 10:00 1028

ChipMOS REPORTS JUNE 2007 REVENUE

HSINCHU, Taiwan, July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company'') (Nasdaq: IMOS) today reported its unaudited consolidated revenue for the month of June 2007. Revenue for the month of June 2007 was NT$1,896.6 million or US$57.7 m...

2007-07-17 20:00 566

SmartPay Obtains Chinese Information Security Certification

Company Becomes Among the First Payment Businesses in China to Receive Certification SHANGHAI, China, July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- SmartPay Jieyin Ltd. ( http://www.172.com ), a leading e-payment services provider in China, announced today that it has become amongst the first payments compa...

2007-07-17 16:54 769

Dhirendra Shantilal Becomes Kelly Services' Senior Vice President Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE, July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Dhirendra Shantilal, Vice President and Managing Director (Asia) of Kelly Services, was promoted to Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific recently. In his new role, he will oversee Kelly's entire Asia Pacific operations in over 80 offices across 11 coun...

2007-07-17 08:00 1006

Xinhua Finance and Fermat Partner in Delivering Basel II, Risk and Performance Software Solutions to China

SHANGHAI, China July 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance Limited ("XFL"; TSE Mothers: 9399; OTC ADRs: XHFNY), China’s premier financial information and media services provider, today announced the signing of an exclusive agreement with Fermat, a leading independent provider of risk and pe...

2007-07-16 19:07 1023