Mainland China

u-blox Releases TIM-4R Dead Reckoning GPS Module

(Picture is available at http://www.u-blox.com/news/tim_4r.jpg ) THALWIL, Switzerland, Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- u-blox AG, the leading Swiss provider of GPS chips, modules and services, today released the TIM-4R GPS module with dead reckoning technology that ensures 100% road co...

2006-11-28 13:09 1342

Filtrona Fibertec Ningbo China Plant -- Awarded ISO 9001 Certification and Announces Expansion

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Filtrona Fibertec (a division of Filtrona plc) announced today that its plant in Ningbo China has been awarded the ISO 9001:2000 certification for quality management systems by BSI Management Systems, the world's leading international standards...

2006-11-28 13:11 2083

think3(R)'s New Initiative Offering Free 2D Software and Community User Site Surpasses 10,000 Downloads in One Month

CINCINNATI, Nov. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- think3 Inc., a leading supplier of product development solutions and industrial design, today reported there have been more than 10,000 downloads of its free 2D software in only one month at http://www.free2Design.org in response to its new free...

2006-11-28 13:13 1125

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 1209

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 1200

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 1088

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 1089

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 1180

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 1020

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 1208

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 1205

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 11:00 939

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 1088

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 14:30 975

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 1039

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 06:00 944

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 1144

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 1037

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 1333

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 1191