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US Fast-Tracks Pharmaxis Cystic Fibrosis Drug

SYDNEY, Australia, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical company Pharmaxis (ASX: PXS; Nasdaq: PXSL) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has designated Bronchitol as a fast-track product for cystic fibrosis. The FDA fast-tracks the New Drug Applicat...

2006-11-24 09:34 865

Arrow Therapeutics HCV Compound Enters Phase I

LONDON, Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Arrow Therapeutics, the London based antiviral drug discovery and development company, has announced that it has initiated a Phase I study of A-831, a small molecule antiviral inhibitor of Hepatitis C infection. The study will evaluate the safety, tol...

2006-11-27 14:30 970

Branding High on the Agenda at the 4th Outsourcing Summit of the Zhongguancun Software Association, China

BEIJING, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Zhongguancun Software Association (Zsoft), an independent body looking after the interest of the 5,000 software SMEs in the ‘Silicon Valley of China’, today announced that the 4th Outsourcing Summit of the Zhongguancun Software Association, held ...

2006-11-23 20:00 903

Texas Instruments Extends End-to-End IP Quality Management With its PIQUA(TM) Software for Carrier Infrastructure

Service Providers Get Clearer Network Views for Advanced IP and Converged Applications DALLAS, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Further demonstrating its commitment to improving all forms of Internet Protocol (IP)-based communications, Texas Instruments, Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) to...

2006-11-23 15:09 1034

Beijing Quan Tong Chang Information Services Limited Launches 'Intragroup Call' Broadband Phone Promotion in Beijing, Targets for US $1.5 Million Profit Yearly

BEIJING, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Bralorne Mining Company (OTC Bulletin Board: BLNM) ("BLNM") today announced its wholly holding subsidiary company -- Beijing Quan Tong Chang Information Services Limited ("Beijing QTC") has launched "Intragroup Call," a broadband phone service, to ...

2006-11-22 22:00 1028

Saifun and SMIC to Collaborate on 8Gb Data Flash Using SMIC's Advanced Process Technology

SMIC, a Leading Foundry to Manufacture 8Gb Flash on Advanced Process Based on Saifun Quad NROM Technology and Designs NETANYA, Israel, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, (“SMIC”, NYSE: SMI, HKSE: 0981.HK), one of the leading semicon...

2006-11-23 06:00 940

Suntech Announces Contract to Supply World's Largest Solar Power Plant

WUXI, China, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, has announced it has recently entered into a solar module supply contract with Atersa, a subsidiary of Elecnor Grou...

2006-11-22 21:00 1959

Swiss Watch Brand Longines and Harry Connick, Jr. Raise Funds for Habitat for Humanity - Video and Photos Available

Longines and Harry Connick, Jr. Raise $300,000 for Habitat programs in New Orleans and Houston HOUSTON, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss watch brand Longines joined brand Ambassador of Elegance Harry Connick, Jr. for a benefit event that raised more than $300,000 do...

2006-11-22 19:35 1142

PODCAST ALERT: Bring The Coffee Shop Home: FLAVIA Fusion(TM) Serves Up Inspiring Drinks for Every Mood

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- FLAVIA(R), the pioneer in single cup beverage systems for nearly two decades, and the only system that brews direct and pure from pack to cup, has raised the bar once again with its new FLAVIA Fusion(TM) drinks station for the home. (Photo: ...

2006-11-22 19:26 1001

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Approves Silicone Gel-Filled Breast Implants for Use in Breast Augmentation, Reconstruction and Revision Surgery

****FDA APPROVAL***BREAKING NEWS*******FDA APPROVAL***BREAKING NEWS*** NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /XInhua PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Allergan's INAMED(R) Silicone-Filled Breast Implants for use in breast augmentation, reconstruction and revision surger...

2006-11-22 18:58 1027

VTech Announces 2006/2007 Interim Results

Profit Boosted by Higher Revenue and Operational Improvement HONG KONG, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- -- Group revenue increased by 27.1% to US$713.8 million -- Profit attributable to shareholders rose by 42.1% to US$65.8 million -- Increased interim dividend o...

2006-11-22 17:50 885

LJ International Inc. Announces Filing of a Universal Shelf Registration Statement with SEC

HONG KONG and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- LJ International Inc. (LJI) (Nasdaq: JADE), one of the fastest growing jewelry companies in the world, particularly across China, today announced that it has filed a Universal Shelf Registration Statement on Form F-3 with the Secu...

2006-11-22 06:00 983

2007 NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW PLANNING ACCELERATES

Premier Automotive Showcase Celebrates 100 Years of DADA Partnership; Welcomes Returning Media Partners NBC Sports, WDIV-TV Local 4 & MSN Autos DETROIT, Nov. 06, 2006 /Xinhua PRNewswire/ -- In less than three months, the 2007 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), one of the worl...

2006-11-22 16:33 1321

TI Delivers Precision 36-V Amplifiers with Low Power and Small Sizefor High-Voltage Industrial Market

Op Amps Developed Using TI’s New 36-V Bipolar SiGe Process DALLAS, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced two new precision operational amplifiers that combine ultra-low noise with lower power, smaller package size and higher b...

2006-11-22 18:18 1174

Scientific Breakthrough in the Screening & Treatment of Canine Lymphoma Cancer is a World First

One of the Most Prolific Cancer Killers in Dogs Can Now Be Routinely Screened for With a Simple Blood Test NOTTINGHAM, England, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CANINE LYMPHOMA is one of the most prolific cancers in the dog population. It accounts for more than 20% of all cancers and i...

2006-11-22 15:31 1019

SHONEN JUMP's NARUTO™ Now Available For Nintendo GameCube™, Game Boy®Advance From TOMY Corporation & D3Publisher of America

LOS ANGELES,March 7, 2006 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The moment that North American NARUTO fans have been waiting for has arrived - BELIEVE IT! D3Publisher of America, Inc. (D3PA), a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software, and TOMY Corporation today announced the releas...

2006-11-22 15:05 1368

China Finance Online Reports Third Quarter 2006 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, Nov. 21 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance Online Co. Limited (Nasdaq: JRJC), a leading Chinese online financial information and listed company data provider, today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2006: (Logo: http://www...

2006-11-22 13:38 908

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Clarifies Use of the Word ‘Mormon’ in News Reports

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recognizes that the prosecution of polygamist Warren Jeffs is generating substantial media coverage and that Jeffs’ group refers to its members as fundamentalist Mormons. That is causing problem...

2006-11-22 11:03 820

Russia’s nicka81 and Petr, China’s PE Triumph at TopCoder Collegiate Challenge in San Diego

New York, Moscow and Zhejiang University Students Are TopCoder’s World Champion Programmers GLASTONBURY, Conn., Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- TopCoder, Inc., the leader in online programming competition, skills assessment and competitive software development today announced Nikolay A...

2006-11-22 13:16 1358

CompuCyte Corporation, National University of Singapore Establish Regional Quantitative Imaging Cytometry Center

SINGAPORE and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CompuCyte Corporation and the National University of Singapore today announced the establishment of the Southeast Asia Regional Quantitative Imaging Cytometry Center, to be located at the National University of Singapore. The ...

2006-11-22 10:25 1039