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  • Didi Kuaidi Maintains 83% Share in Q3 2015 in China's Ride-Sharing Market ACN Newswire - 18 hours ago

    Top Five Ridesharing Apps in China, Q3 2015(Source: Analysys International) BEIJING, Nov 25, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - According to latest market research from Analysys International, Didi Kuaidi continues ...

  • Lexus Brings 'F' Series Exhilaration to the GS Sedan ACN Newswire - 19 hours ago

    GS F TOKYO, Nov 25, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Lexus today launched the performance-oriented GS F four-door sports sedan at dealers throughout Japan. The GS F is the first new F series sedan model in the Lexus line-up since the launch of the IS F in 20071. With a style eminently suited to everyday driving, the four-door GS F sedan is expected to convey the appeal of the F series to a wide demographic, thus enabling Lexus to further enhance its brand image of exhilarating performance.

  • Fast Retailing and UNHCR Announce New Agreement ACN Newswire - 19 hours ago

    TOKYO, Nov 25, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today jointly announce a new agreement to support refugees worldwide. The Tokyo-based company will provide US $10 million in funds and distribute winter wear for new arrivals in Europe, and expand its internship program both in Japan and abroad. Commenting on today's announcement, Tadashi Yanai, Chairman, President and CEO of Fast Retailing, said: "The refugee issue is one of the most difficult challenges the international community is facing today.

  • Fu Shou Yuan Signs the Social Caring Pledge 2015 ACN Newswire - 22 hours ago

    Insisting to Invest in Social Welfare and Establish a Heartfelt Enterprise of Economic Scale and Social Dedication Ms. Yi Hua, Deputy General Manager of Fu Shou Yuan International Group Limited, represented ...

  • Cathay Pacific Selects Adyen for Payment Solution Worldwide ACN Newswire - 22 hours ago

    Partnership brings seamless payment experience to passengers from any device and location SINGAPORE, Nov 25, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Adyen, the global payments technology company, today announced that ...

  • Crawford® Restructures Operations ACN Newswire - Wed, Nov 25, 2015 4:13 AM AEDT

    Crawford ® Restructures Operations ATLANTA (Nov. 24, 2015) - Crawford & Company®, the world's largest independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, ...

  • Indonesian Minister of Tourism to Improve Pilgrimage Tourism Management ACN Newswire - Wed, Nov 25, 2015 4:02 AM AEDT

    JAKARTA, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Tourism Minister Arief Yahya has stated that his ministry will improve the management of pilgrimage tourism objects with the assistance of every stakeholder. "I will focus on the marketing, destinations and human resources," Arief Yahya said while speaking at a national workshop on pilgrimage tourism management organized with the cooperation of the Antara news agency, on Wednesday. Among the aspects of pilgrimage tourism management that need to be improved are tourism packaging, promotion, and attractions, he added.

  • Ethan Allen Preliminary Annual Meeting Results Indicate Stockholders Overwhelmingly Support Election … ACN Newswire - Wed, Nov 25, 2015 2:53 AM AEDT

    DANBURY, Conn., Nov. 24, 2015-Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. ("Ethan Allen" or the "Company") (NYSE:ETH - News) today announced that, based on the preliminary vote count provided by its proxy solicitor following the Company's 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, Ethan Allen stockholders have overwhelmingly voted to elect ALL of Ethan Allen's director nominees: James B. Carlson, Clinton A. Clark, John J. Dooner, Jr., Domenick J. Esposito, M. Farooq Kathwari, James W. Schmotter and Tara I. Stacom.

  • ROI Land Investments to Present at the LD Micro Conference ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 11:43 PM AEDT

    Montreal, Nov. 24, 2015 (ACCESSWIRE) -- ROI Land Investments Ltd. (OTCQB: ROII) ("ROI" or the "Company"), a diversified real estate land development investment company, announced today ...

  • Tickets for Singapore Airshow 2016 Public Days Now Available ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 10:40 PM AEDT

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Airshow 2016, Asia's largest and one of the most important aerospace and defence exhibitions in the world, will open to the public on 20 and 21 February 2016 at the Changi Exhibition Centre (CEC). Singapore Airshow 2014, the fourth edition of the biennial show and its biggest yet, saw almost 100,000 visitors gathering at CEC over the two sell-out public days. Tickets for the Singapore Airshow 2016 are on sale through the SISTIC, and are priced at S$22 for adults and S$9 for children between three and 12 years of age, and include a two-way Airshow Shuttle transfer from Singapore Expo.

  • HNA Group and Azul Brazilian Airlines Forge Long Term Strategic Partnership ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 7:55 PM AEDT

    HNA Group to make USD $450 million strategic investment in Azul for 23.7% stake HONG KONG, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - HNA Group Company Limited ("HNA Group") and Azul Brazilian Airlines ...

  • 26 New Grants from Toyota to Help Preserve Biodiversity and Prevent Global Warming ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 7:13 PM AEDT

    TOKYO, Nov 24, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Over a period of sixteen years, the Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program has supported pragmatically minded environmental projects conducted by NPOs and other private non-profit groups. With the announcement of the Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050 in October this year, the company has shown that it remains committed to improving the environment through environmental technology and education. Between April 1 this year and March 31, 2016, Toyota is adding 26 new projects to the 304 projects in 53 countries and regions that have already received support under the Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program.

  • Guinea Turns to Gemalto to Modernize Its National Voter Register ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 5:21 PM AEDT

    AMSTERDAM, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has managed a comprehensive modernization of Guinea's voter register on behalf of CENI, ...

  • The Inaugural ProWine ASIA 2016 Attracts Strong International Participation ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 4:06 PM AEDT

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The inaugural ProWine ASIA 2016 has attracted strong international participation from worldwide renowned wine and spirits producers, distributors and industry ...

  • Enabling a Personalized Connected Experience from any device, anywhere with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise … ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 1:05 PM AEDT

    SINGAPORE, Nov 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - At a glance: - Latest release of Alcatel-Lucent OpenTouch(R) Suite offers new innovations in unified communications (UC) to raise user experience to the next ...

  • Jan Bertsch Joins O-I as Chief Financial Officer ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 4:35 AM AEDT

    PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Nov 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Owens-Illinois (NYSE: OI) announced today the appointment of Jan Bertsch as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective Nov. 23, 2015. ...

  • Uni-Bio Science Acquires Global Rights to Type 2 Diabetes Drug Mitiglinide from Jiangsu Hansoh Pharmaceutical … ACN Newswire - Tue, Nov 24, 2015 2:33 AM AEDT

    Mr. Kingsley Leung, Executive Director of Uni-Bio Science (left) and Mr. Lv Aifeng, Executive Vice President of Jiangsu Hansoh Pharmaceuticals (right) sign a strategic deal that will boost Uni-Bio's diabetes treatment portfolio. HKEx code: 690) today announced that it will acquire exclusive global rights to manufacture and commercialise mitiglinide, a new oral antidiabetic agent, from Jiangsu Hansoh Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd ("Hansoh"). Mitiglinide is a new, oral antidiabetic agent which belongs to the glinides class of blood glucose lowering compounds.

  • PuraPharm Appoints Heilongjiang ZBD Pharma as its Exclusive Distributor for its CCMG Products in Five … ACN Newswire - Mon, Nov 23, 2015 10:49 PM AEDT

    Helps Expand Market Coverage and Deepen Market Penetration in Heilongjiang, Anhui, Liaoning, Hebei and Henan Provinces HONG KONG, Nov 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - PuraPharm Corporation Limited ("PuraPharm" ...

  • New Silkroutes Group Advances Euro-Asian Strategy as Malta Government takes Direct Ownership in IEG Malta … ACN Newswire - Mon, Nov 23, 2015 9:56 PM AEDT

    SINGAPORE, Nov 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Exchange ("SGX") mainboard listed New Silkroutes Group Limited ("New Silkroutes" or "the Group") is pleased to announce that Malta's Ministry of Energy and Health has emerged as its new shareholder in IEG Malta Limited ("IEG"), a joint venture set up to transform Malta into the preferred oil and gas trading hub in the Mediterranean. IEG was formed in May this year between the Malta Enterprise Corporation and New Silkroutes Group (Europe) Limited.

  • ROI Land Investments Expands Investor Relations Team in Germany ACN Newswire - Mon, Nov 23, 2015 6:03 PM AEDT

    Timo Pfisterer appointed Deputy Vice President, Investor Relations Irene Feldmaier appointed Advisor, Investor Relations. MONTREAL, November 23 rd , 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ROI Land Investments Ltd. (OTCQB: ...

  • Garuda Indonesia Opens Denpasar - Guangzhou vv Direct Flight to Expand Chinese Market ACN Newswire - Mon, Nov 23, 2015 3:52 PM AEDT

    Currently Garuda flies 24 times per week from Indonesia to China JAKARTA, Nov 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - As part of its continuous network expansion program, particularly of the Chinese market, Garuda ...

  • Neo Telemedia Limited is Added as the Constituent Stock of The MSCI China Small Cap Index ACN Newswire - Sun, Nov 22, 2015 8:10 PM AEDT

    HONG KONG, Nov 22, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Neo Telemedia Limited ("Neo Telemedia" or the "Group;" stock code: 8167) , with Internet-based services and big data as its core businesses, ...

  • BAIC Motor Guangzhou Plant Welcomed the First Open Day ACN Newswire - Sun, Nov 22, 2015 12:38 AM AEDT

    HONG KONG, Nov 21, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - On 19 November, the Guangzhou Plant of BAIC Motor Corporation Limited ("BAIC Motor", stock code: 1958.HK) organized its first Open Day, welcoming dozens of investors and a media delegation to visit. After paying visits to the weld-assembly factory and final assembly factory of Guangzhou plant, each visitor has gained a deep understanding of BAIC Motor Guangzhou plant's domestic-leading and world-class equipment, four major manufacturing techniques, how high-standard vehicle models are manufactured and the overall corporate spirit of the Company. Since its establishment, BAIC (Guangzhou) Automotive Co., Ltd., BAIC Motor's wholly owned whole vehicle manufacturing enterprise, is positioned as: the Southern China manufacturing base of BAIC Group, the export base of self-branded passenger vehicles, and a platform of external partnerships.

  • Zhong Fa Zhan Commences Solar Energy Business ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 11:07 PM AEDT

    Stock Code: 475) is pleased to announce that the Group has commenced the solar energy business. On 1 July this year, the Group signed a subscription contract with Suncool AB, a Sweden Company, to allot and issue new shares of the Group and grant warrants to Suncool AB ("Suncool").

  • BIP Asia Forum and InnoDesignTech Expo To Open Next Month ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 10:30 PM AEDT

    Twin Shows to Explore the Business of Innovation across Sectors HONG KONG, Nov 20, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - In the face of challenges brought about by economic uncertainties and increased market competition, ...

  • Owens-Illinois, Inc.: John Haudrich Named Chief Strategy and Integration Officer ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 9:33 PM AEDT

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Kristin Kelley Vice President, Global and Corporate Communications 567-336-2395 John Haudrich Named Chief Strategy and Integration ...

  • Toyota Adds Two-seater Model to i-Road Trials in Japan ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 7:22 PM AEDT

    The trials will be conducted as a part of the Open Road Project launched in July, and will start on November 21 in Tokyo's Shibuya Ward. While currently in use as part of a Toyota test project in Grenoble, France, the two-seater model has now received type certification from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, making it eligible for use in Japan. By testing the vehicles in a variety of day-to-day situations such as commuting, shopping, and dropping off and picking up children, Toyota will assess the value of the i-Road in different capacities, including its potential to meet mobility needs that are not currently met.

  • Thomson Reuters Org ID Selected as "Best KYC & Client On-Boarding Solution" at A-Team Group's Data Management … ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 7:03 PM AEDT

    LONDON / NEW YORK, November 20, 2015 -Thomson Reuters today announced that its market-leading Org ID KYC (Know Your Customer) and client on-boarding managed service solution has again received the "Best KYC & Client On-Boarding Solution" Award at the third annualData Management Review Awards 2015ceremony, hosted by A-Team Group. TheDMRAwardshave been designed to acknowledge excellence in data management within capital markets and focus on the community of specialized suppliers within financial data management.  The awards are overseen byDMR's ten-member Data Management Summit Advisory Board - comprised of senior managers from financial institutions - who helped shape the categories and the nominees, then invited the 15,000 members of theData Management Reviewcommunity to cast their votes for the suppliers they consider the best-performing in each category.

  • Vantage, Petrobras, the Financial Crisis and the $85 Billion Mystery ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 4:39 PM AEDT

    Nobu Su, Chairman of TMT, continues to investigate the mystery of Vantage Drilling's involvement in the Petrobras scandal. HONG KONG, Nov 20, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - During the Lehman Brothers' collapse in 2008, Vantage's shares were valued at USD85 billion and appear comparable to the AIG rescue package valuation. Mr. Su is concerned that one of TMT's accounts, specifically the RBS PLC Shipping Centre account in JP Morgan Chase Bank (New York head office) was provoked into default around the end of September 2008.

  • Transformation of Greater China Attains Recognition of Capital Markets Included as A Constituent of the … ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 11:01 AM AEDT

    Comparison between the share price movement of Greater China Holdings Limited (00431.HK) and the MSCI Global Small Cap Index â China, from 28 October 2014 to 19 November 2015.HONG KONG, Nov 20, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Greater China Holdings Limited ("Greater China" or "the Company;" Stock code: 00431.HK), an integrated cross-border financial service platform, has been included by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) as a constituent of the MSCI Global Small Cap Index - China, announced at 5pm (U.S. time), 12 November 2015. The MSCI Index is adjusted quarterly based on the overall performance of the shares in capital markets.

  • Constellation Brands Prices Offering of Senior Notes ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 8:03 AM AEDT

    19, 2015- Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that it priced the public offering of $400 million 4.75% Senior Notes due 2025 (the "notes"). The notes will be senior obligations that rank equally with all of Constellation's other senior unsecured indebtedness, and will be guaranteed by the subsidiaries of Constellation that are guarantors under Constellation's senior credit facility. Constellation intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion of the purchase price for the Company's pending acquisition of Home Brew Mart, Inc., d/b/a/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits, or for other general corporate purposes.

  • Endurance's Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.35 per Ordinary Share, $0.484375 per … ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 7:23 AM AEDT

    PEMBROKE, Bermuda - November 19, 2015 - Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:ENH), a Bermuda-based provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, today announced that its Board of Directors ...

  • Curt Espeland to Address the Citi Basic Materials Conference ACN Newswire - Fri, Nov 20, 2015 5:03 AM AEDT

    Basic Materials Conference Curt Espeland, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN), will address the Citi Basic Materials Conference in New York on Dec. ...


    Today, Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE:INGR - News), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, and Ilene Gordon, chairman and CEO, were recognized by the Women's Forum of New York at the third biennial Breakfast of Corporate Champions for achieving 40 percent female representation on the board. The company is among an elite group honored as game-changers who have nearly achieved full gender parity. "Our goal is gender parity in the boardroom by 2025," said Janice Ellig, Co-CEO of Chadick Ellig and Chair of the event.

  • Lubrizol Invests in Stationary Natural Gas, Announces Two New Additive Solutions ACN Newswire - Thu, Nov 19, 2015 11:43 PM AEDT

    The Lubrizol Corporation 29400 Lakeland Boulevard, Wickliffe, Ohio 44092-2298 News Release Lubrizol Invests in Stationary Natural Gas, Announces Two New Additive Solutions CLEVELAND, November 19, 2015 ...