Mainland China

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering

GREENWICH, Conn., Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (proposed NASDAQ Global Select Market Symbol: IBKR) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial pu...

2006-11-28 13:16 1204

EcoSecurities and UOB Kay Hian Announce Strategic Partnership to Develop Business in Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- EcoSecurities, one of the world's leading companies in the business of originating, creating, and trading carbon credits, announces the latest in a series of strategic partnerships with leading financial institutions. The most recent a...

2006-11-28 13:18 1192

Atex Agrees to Buy Unisys Media

Creating The Largest Digital Content Management and Multi-media Software Delivery Capability in the World READING, England, Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Atex Group Limited (Atex), backed by the Norwegian investment company Kistefos AS, a leading provider of software solutions and ...

2006-11-27 22:00 1085

WuXi PharmaTech Ranks 27th on Deloitte Tech’s Fast 50 China

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai, China - WuXi PharmaTech, China’s leading drug R&D service company, announced today it has been chosen in the “Deloitte Technology Fast 50 China 2006”, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in China, for the second...

2006-11-27 21:00 1086

National Turkey Is Thanksgiving Day Star for 'Year of a Million Dreams' at Disneyland - Video Available

ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Disneyland dreams aren't just for people. Today, for the second consecutive year, a Thanksgiving dream came true for the National Thanksgiving Turkey that was pardoned by President George W. Bush on Wednesday at a White House Rose Garden ceremony. ...

2006-11-24 15:27 1168

New Survey Shows a Nation Under Stress

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- America is stressed. That's according to a recent survey conducted by the country's leading non-profit mental health organization-Mental Health America, formerly known as the National Mental Health Association. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/s...

2006-11-24 14:11 1012

True Move Selects Syniverse to Provide Data Clearing Services

Syniverse Expands GSM Customer Clearing Base in Asia TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Syniverse Technologies http://www.syniverse.com , (NYSE: SVR) a leading provider of mission critical technology services to wireless telecommunications companies worldwide, announced today...

2006-11-28 08:01 1205

Xinhua Finance/MNI China Business Survey: Conditions Improve

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 24 /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 November Xinhua Finance/MNI China business sentiment survey. The results of the survey suggest Ch...

2006-11-24 10:48 1202

Find and Be Found -- Worldwide: eTrade Center Opens International Cooperation Platform

HEIDELBERG and BERLIN, Germany, Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Germany based Empanada Group has launched an international and multilingual cooperation platform at http://www.etradecenter.com . Sellers and buyers, manufacturers and dealers, service providers and freelancers from all over ...

2006-11-28 11:00 936

Dr. Roger Hershline, Founder of CureHIV, Inc. and Global Humanceuticals, Inc., Hosting Fifth Session of the International HIV/AIDS Programs at the World AIDS Day in China, 2006

TIANJIN, China, Nov. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Chinese government has kindly invited Dr. Roger Hershline to host the Fifth Session of the International HIV/AIDS Programs Cooperation and New Technology/Product Showcase at the World AIDS Day in China, 2006. Dr. Roger Hershline will pr...

2006-11-29 19:00 1075

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

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 1035

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 06:00 941

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

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

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 1175

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 1020

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 11:03 821

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