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The First Game On Exhibition in Asia presented by Cyberport

Showcasing the Most and Best of Computer Game Culture and Development in the World HONG KONG, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Game On is the first major exhibition in Asia to explore the vibrant history and culture of computer games. Focusing on key developments between 1962 and the present...

2007-07-19 14:30 820

Adjustment to Conversion Rate of China Medical's Convertible Notes

BEIJING, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED), a leading China-based medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced in-vitro diagnostic products and high intensity focused ultrasound tumor therapy systems, today a...

2007-07-19 00:12 673

China Finance Online to Report Q2 2007 Financial Results on August 14, 2007

BEIJING, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Finance Online Co. Limited (Nasdaq: JRJC), a leading Chinese online financial information and listed company data provider, will announce its second quarter 2007 financial results on Tuesday, August 14, 2007 after the close of the U.S. market. ...

2007-07-19 17:00 759

PAY88, Inc. Denounces Third-Party Stock Spam

CHONGQING, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pay88, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PAYI) announced today that it has come to the attention of the Company that it is currently the victim of third-party stock spammers. As of July 14th, third-party spammers disseminated an untold numbe...

2007-07-19 11:23 516

Marsh Ranked Number One Broker for 36th Consecutive Year

NEW YORK, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) has been ranked as the world's largest insurance broker for the 36th consecutive year by Business Insurance, which published its annual 2007 brokerage report on July 16. (Logo:

2007-07-19 11:01 728

HI and Esmertec K.K. partner to Integrate MascotCapsule(R) on Esmertec's Jbed(TM) Java(TM) Virtual Machine Platform

Enabling high-quality 3D game-playing experiences on mass-market handsets TOKYO, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Esmertec K.K., the exclusive reseller of Esmertec AG's Java solutions, and HI CORPORATION (Jasdaq: 3846) announced today that HI's 3D rendering engine MascotCapsule V3...

2007-07-19 11:00 855

'Valkyrie' Begins Principal Photography in Berlin

WWII thriller marks first re-teaming of director Bryan Singer and Oscar(R)-winning screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie since their 1995 hit "The Usual Suspects" Tom Cruise heads a cast of international stars including Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Eddie Izzard, Christian Berk...

2007-07-20 08:18 713

Asian Singer Broadcasts Online Concert Via Friendster Fan Profile

Web Concert to Feature Malaysian Singer Karen Kong SAN FRANCISCO, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Friendster today announced that it will broadcast the first ever Malaysian online concert, featuring singer Karen Kong. The concert will be broadcast in six episodes on Kong's Fan Profile on F...

2007-07-19 10:34 650

Students from 31 Countries Present Public Policy Proposals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- More than 250 young people from 31 countries gathered in Washington, D.C., July 15-17 to showcase a remarkable international civic education program called Project Citizen. Empowering a New Generation for Democracy: The International Project Citi...

2007-07-19 11:44 936

Qiao Xing Universal Telephone Provides a Review of its 2006 Financial Performance and an Update on its Recent Developments

HUIZHOU, Guangdong, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qiao Xing Universal Telephone, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING) provides today a review of its 2006 Financial Performance and an update on its recent developments. Highlights -- The Company achieved significant growth in nets sal...

2007-07-18 21:30 688

China Shenghuo Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. Announces Closing of Phase II Clinical Trial for Wei Dingkang Soft Capsules

KUNMING, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Shenghuo Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. ("China Shenghuo," "the Company") (Amex: KUN), a leading specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing Sanchi-based medicinal products in the P...

2007-07-18 21:00 595

Most Advanced Elevator Base in the World: TEDA Base of Otis Elevators Completed

TIANJIN, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- After a year of design and construction, the most advanced elevator base in the world--the TEDA Base of Otis Elevators--was completed officially in Tianjin. It is also the first green demonstration factory of Otis and its mother company, UTC, in the...

2007-07-18 19:26 834

Stora Enso Starts Pre-Feasibility Study for a World-Class Pulp and Paper Mill in Russia

HELSINKI, Finland, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Stora Enso has decided to start a pre-feasibility study for a pulp and paper mill complex in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia which will be undertaken in close co-operation with the Russian government. The objective is to manufacture paper for Russian...

2007-07-18 19:02 677

Corning Announces Expansion of its Optical Fiber Manufacturing Facility in China

CORNING, N.Y., July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) on July 18 announced plans to expand its optical fiber manufacturing facility in China. The decision is based on continued growth in the China optical fiber market. (Logo:

2007-07-19 08:00 819

Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursery Co., Ltd. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire 53.47% Stake of Shijiazhuang Aerospace Agriculture Technology Co., Ltd.

LAIZHOU, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursery Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: SZSN) ("SZSN" or "Parent Corporation") which is incorporated in the State of Delaware, stated that its subsidiary, Shandong Zhouyuan Seed and Nursey Co. Ltd in China ("Zhouyuan") ...

2007-07-19 04:30 957

China Water & Drinks Retains CCG Elite for Investor Relations Services

SHENZHEN, China, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Water & Drinks, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CWDK) ("China Water & Drinks"; "the Company"), a leading producer and distributor of purified bottled water in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that it has retaine...

2007-07-18 20:30 506

Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited Signs Subscription Agreement for Acquisition of 20% Equity Interest in Zhejiang Jia Huan Electronic Co. Ltd

HONG KONG, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Euro Tech Holdings Company Limited (Nasdaq: CLWT) today announced that it has signed a Share Transfer and Subscription Agreement with Zhejiang Jia Huan Electronic Co. Ltd., ("Jia Huan") to acquire a 20% equity interest in Jia Huan for about U...

2007-07-18 17:00 529

Thirty Greater China PC Peripheral Manufacturers Qualify to Meet Overseas Buyers with Annual Sales of US$200 Billion

Suppliers Scheduled to Meet Circuit City, Kesa Electricals and Tesco at Global Sources Private Sourcing Event HONG KONG, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nine buyers with annual sales of US$200 billion are scheduled to meet Greater China suppliers of PC peripherals at Global Sources...

2007-07-18 17:48 1066

Beijing Perfect World Signs Strategic Agreement with Nestle

Through Cooperation with Nestle, Perfect World Underlines the Online Gaming World This Summer BEIJING, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Perfect World Co., Ltd. announced today the signing of a strategic agreement with Nestle, producers of the renowned 'Nescafe' brand. Keen online gamer...

2007-07-18 21:00 779

France Allows Family Members to Work During an Expatriate Assignment

Permits Foundation Wants More Countries to do the Same THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- France is the latest country to allow family members of skilled international staff to work during an assignment. The changes, which apply to intra-group transfers and a new categor...

2007-07-19 09:30 680