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  • Nanobiotix starts Phase I/II clinical trial in liver Metastasis and Hepatocellular Cancer with its lead … ACN Newswire - 17 hours ago

    Paris, France, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Nanobiotix (Euronext: NANO), a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, has been authorized to begin a new clinical trial in liver cancers for its lead NanoXray product, NBTXR3. The French National Agency for Medicines and Health Products (ANSM) gave Nanobiotix the green light to start a Phase I/II trial in two new cancer populations - hepatocellular cancer (HCC) and liver metastases - for its lead product, NBTXR3.

  • CTEG Acquires Guangdong Longtao ACN Newswire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 1:58 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 3, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - CT Environmental Group Limited ("CTEG" or the "Company"; stock code: 1363) and its subsidiaries (the "Group"), a provider of one-stop ...

  • CyberAgent Releases "STF-Smartphone Test Farm", System for Testing Android Devices as Open Source ACN Newswire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 1:50 PM AEST

    Now possible to test over 170 models of Android devices from your browser TOKYO, July 3, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - CyberAgent, Inc. (TSE:4751) has developed "STF-Smartphone Test Farm," a system ...

  • AerCap Announces Registered Exchange Offers for 2.75% Senior Notes due 2017, 3.75% Senior Notes due 2019, … ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 10:33 PM AEST

    For Investors:                                                                                            For Media: Keith Helming                                                                             ...

  • Zhone Technologies to Report Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 10:03 PM AEST

    Zhone Investor Relations Zhone Public Relations Tel: +1 510.777.7013 Tel: +1 760.814.8194 Fax: +1 510.777.7001 E: carla.vallone@portavocepr.com E: investor-relations@zhone.com Zhone Technologies to Report ...

  • CTEG Update Regarding Proposed Share Subdivision ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 8:18 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - CT Environmental Group Limited ("CTEG" or the "Company;" stock code: 1363), a provider of one-stop centralized and customized wastewater treatment ...

  • Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 2015 in July ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 6:36 PM AEST

    Young Designers Forge Distinctive Paths HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 22nd Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 2015 will ...

  • Mitsubishi Corporation Supports Small Farmers in Colombia ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 5:49 PM AEST

    TOKYO, July 2, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce that small farmers in the Department of Norte de Santander in Colombia receiving support under its international contributions program, and in collaboration with the Federacion Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia (FNC), will export their first batch of coffee beans for sale in the Japanese market later this year. The Colombian government has launched a series of national campaigns to reduce the extent to which poor farming communities resort to the cultivation of illegal crops. In July 2008, MC signed a memorandum of understanding with the Colombian Government and FNC to support this program, which made a commitment to providing skills development training related to infrastructure and environmental protection to small coffee farmers in Norte de Santander over a 10-year period.

  • New Pixis 'Mega' Adds Stature to Toyota's Minivehicle Lineup ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 4:39 PM AEST

    Pixis Mega G SA (front-wheel drive)Toyota City, Japan, July 2, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Offering substantial storage space and capable of seating four adults(1) comfortably, Toyota's new Pixis Mega is a minivehicle that stands above the rest in its class. Launched today and available at more than 200 Toyota dealerships throughout Japan, the Pixis Mega brings excellent driver visibility and a spacious interior to the "mini" market.

  • Sino Technology Becomes the Designated Developer of Sales Tax Refund System for Overseas Visitors in … ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 4:19 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Sinosoft Technology Group Limited ("Sinosoft Technology" or the "Group", HKEx: 1297 ) is pleased to announce that the Group is the designated developer of sales tax refund system for overseas visitors in Shanghai of People's Republic of China (the "PRC"), to provide software platform for overseas visitors tax refund policy which is newly implemented with effective from 1st July 2015. According to the overseas visitors tax refund policy in the PRC, tax refund is given to visitors from foreign countries, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan who have not stayed over 183 days in the PRC (the "Overseas Visitors").

  • NTT Docomo Selects Gemalto for IoT Applications in Japan ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 3:09 PM AEST

    AMSTERDAM, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that NTT Docomo, the largest mobile operator in Japan with about 65 million ...

  • Freetech Completed the First Merger and Acquisition on Expressway Maintenance Industry Combining with … ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 2:37 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Freetech Road Recycling Technology (Holdings) Limited ("Freetech", or the "Group;" stock code: 6888), a leading and fast-growing service provider ...

  • New Value for Partners (V4P) Program Announced to Support Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Solutions ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 2:16 PM AEST

    Asia Pacific, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Further strengthening its position in the enterprise communications market, ALE has introduced a new strategic channel partner program that helps build revenue for partners with new models and helps enterprises harness the evolution of technology, while achieving tangible business outcomes. ALE, which operates under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand, became an independent business in October 2014.

  • China Everbright Limited becomes a strategic shareholder of Shanghai Jiabao; Expanding Real Estate Assets … ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 1:20 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - China Everbright Limited ("CEL"; Stock Code: 165.HK) will participate in the A-share private placement of Shanghai Jiabao Industry & Commerce (Group) ...

  • GIS study reveals preferred habitat of Asian elephant ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 11:44 AM AEST

    Wild elephant eating grass at Kenyir Lake, Terengganu, Malaysia Selangor, Malaysia, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, the Asian elephant is ...

  • Winshine Signs a Fund Commitment Letter for Committing US$500 Million for Possible JV Investment with … ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 11:26 AM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 2, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Winshine Entertainment & Media Holding Company Limited ("Winshine"/ "the Company") (SEHK:209) today announces that the Company on 27 May 2015 signed the Funding Commitment Letter addressed to NXP1 and JAC Capital2, pursuant to which the Company committed to transfer to JAC Capital equity and/or debt funding commitment in the amount of US$500 million, for JAC Capital's use to pay the purchase price of the Possible Investment, following with JAC Capital entered into a binding cover letter with NXP to commit to execute the Agreed Form SPA (Sale and Purchase Agreement) on the same day. The Funding Commitment Letter was given in relation to the Possible Investment which involves the acquisition of certain business of NXP, including the business of developing, manufacturing and selling of radio frequency power amplifiers (the "Target Business"), which is expected to be disentangled from NXP to certain new entities to be acquired by the purchaser.

  • O-I ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST ACN Newswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 5:13 AM AEST

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Sasha Sekpeh O-I Investor Relations (567) 336-5128 alexandra.sekpeh@o-i.com O-I ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST PERRYSBURG, ...

  • Constellation Brands Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 8:33 PM AEST

    Achieves comparable basis EPS of $1.26 and reported basis EPS of $1.18 Generates $76 million of free cash flow and $206 million of operating cash flow Increases fiscal 2016 outlook driven primarily by ...

  • Grundfos: Quiet enough for Wimbledon ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 6:53 PM AEST

    Denmark, July 1, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Everything surrounding the world famous arenas has to work perfectly and precisely. From courts to irrigation there is no room for errors at the place where tennis and traditions meet on the grass. Grant Cantin presses his controller for the irrigation systems, and within seconds the sprinklers' nozzles pop up and one of Wimbledon's 41 courts is watered.

  • AirAsia partners with roKKi to offer Twitter access to on-board guests ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 6:43 PM AEST

    SINGAPORE, July 1, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - AirAsia, the world's best low-cost carrier, and roKKi, a leading provider of inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solutions, have together launched inflight access to Twitter on board selected AirAsia flights. This comes as an enhancement to the existing on-board Wi-Fi service that was launched on AirAsia flights last November, which earned the airline an entry into the Malaysian Book of Records for being the 'First Airline to Provide Wi-Fi On-Board' in Malaysia. Twitter is the global platform for live, public conversations.

  • Strategic Cooperation Concluded Between Shanghai's Minhang District Government and SIUD ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 6:09 PM AEST

    1. The Minhang District Government and SIUD join hands on the construction of infrastructure facilities and supporting amenities, including operations relating to the preparation of land for transfer and the development of real estate. 2. The Minhang District Government will provide support to SIUD in terms of taxation and investment incentives. As SIUD has developed and built a group of high quality office and commercial properties in Minhang District, it will continue to introduce a number of quality enterprises and merchants to the region to give a boost to building and economic developments and tax revenue growth in Minhang District and this agreement is conducive to providing assistance to the work of SIUD in attracting investments.

  • Toyota, Nissan, and Honda Agree on Details of Joint Support for Hydrogen Infrastructure Development ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 5:51 PM AEST

    Hydrogen Station in Ebina cityToyota City, Japan, July 1, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. have agreed on key details regarding a new joint support project for the development of hydrogen station infrastructure in Japan. In addition to partially covering the operating costs of hydrogen stations, the three automakers have also agreed to help infrastructure companies deliver the best possible customer service and create a convenient, hassle-free refueling network for owners of fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). The joint project (conducted alongside the Japanese government's support for hydrogen stations) will partially cover hydrogen station operating expenses incurred by infrastructure companies, and was first announced on February 12.

  • Canon Makes Smart Documents Possible in Singapore with Launch of Flagship OCR Software Readiris Corporate … ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 5:32 PM AEST

    SINGAPORE, July 1, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Canon, the global leader in photographic and digital imaging solutions, today unveiled its first IRIS offering in Singapore, Readiris Corporate 15. An advanced optical character recognition (OCR) solution, Readiris aims to revolutionize the way enterprises in Singapore work with paper, enabling them to now convert paper into digitized documents and images for users to seamlessly search, and share information in a smarter, more productive workplace. Creating digital information to ease business processes becomes crucial, allowing users to focus on their core missions without losing time searching documents," said Melvyn Ho, Senior Vice President, Domestic Operations Group, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd.

  • Browse LNG Project in Australia Commences Front-End Engineering and Design ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 5:14 PM AEST

    Image courtesy of Shell TOKYO, July 1, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - The Browse Joint Venture ("Browse JV"), in which Mitsubishi Corporation ("MC", Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President ...

  • Showa Denko Expands Utilization of Used Plastic to Produce Ammonia ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 4:35 PM AEST

    Used plastic gasification facilityTOKYO, July 1, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) has completed the expansion of used-plastic gasification facility at the Kawasaki Plant, and held a ceremony for the completion today. SDK processes used plastic to obtain part of hydrogen necessary for the synthesis of ammonia.

  • China Construction Bank and Euronext Paris Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Cooperative … ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 1:59 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, July 1, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - On June 30 CET (Central European Time) in Paris, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, witnessed the signing of a MoU on cooperative development and promotion of RMB exchange-listed fund by China Construction Bank Corporation (CCB) Chairman Wang Hongzhang and Euronext Interim CEO Jos Dijsselhof. In the MoU, CCB and Euronext Paris agree to develop diversified RMB financial products in Europe, including the first RMB denominated money market ETF in Eurozone already listed on Euronext Paris.. CCB considers the first RMB denominated money market ETF in Eurozone launched by its subsidiary CCBIAM as a breakthrough, which strives to support the strategy of listing CCB's RMB products in multiple markets, i.e.

  • Connell Brothers and FMC Expand Cooperation to Taiwan ACN Newswire - Wed, Jul 1, 2015 1:41 PM AEST

    TAIPEI, TAIWAN, July 1, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Connell Brothers (CBC), the largest specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor in Asia-Pacific, announces today that they have been appointed to represent ...

  • China Construction Bank Launches the First RMB Denominated and Traded RQFII Money-market ETF in the  … ACN Newswire - Tue, Jun 30, 2015 11:08 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, June 30, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - China Construction Bank Corporation (CCB) has today launched the first RQFII money market ETF in the Eurozone that is denominated and traded in RMB on Euronext Paris. CCB Chairman Wang Hongzhang, Interim CEO of Euronext Jos Dijsselhof attended the listing ceremony, Head of Markets and Global Sales and CEO of Euronext London, Lee Hodgkinson, representative from the French Treasury, executives of Commerzbank and Euroclear bank witnessed this moment.

  • AerCap Adds its First Airbus A350XWB to Fleet of 1,300 Aircraft ACN Newswire - Tue, Jun 30, 2015 6:03 PM AEST

    AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER - News) took delivery of its first Airbus A350 XWB during a ceremony at the Airbus Delivery Centre in Toulouse today. AerCap immediately handed the aircraft over to Vietnam Airlines on a long-term lease, making the airline the world's second operator of the A350 XWB. "The arrival of the A350 XWB on lease from AerCap marks the start of a major upgrade of our long-haul fleet," said Trinh Ngoc Thanh, Executive Vice President, Commercial of Vietnam Airlines.

  • Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability Through Technology for Myanmar's Manufacturing Sector ACN Newswire - Tue, Jun 30, 2015 5:29 PM AEST

    Mr. Kenton Peh, Sales Manager at HitachiSINGAPORE, June 30, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - It was recently reported that Myanmar has received more than US$8 billion in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), with a senior official from the Myanmar Investment Commission attributing this to the expansion of the telecoms industry and wooing of manufacturers and energy companies. Myanmar's economy is also projected to grow at a rate of 9.3 per cent this year due to the large amount of foreign investment and the blooming telecoms sector. With the ASEAN Economic Community set to be launched this year and the young, low-cost labour available, the prospects for Myanmar's manufacturing sector looks set to boom.

  • Exploring the emergence of Malaysian "commuter families" ACN Newswire - Tue, Jun 30, 2015 4:07 PM AEST

    Commuter families normally consist of dual-career marriages that choose to establish separate homes to fulfill their career commitments. Selangor, Malaysia, June 30, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Around the world, the numbers of dual-income, dual-household families is on the rise, fuelled by such reasons as the desire of spouses to improve their lifestyle, obtain a higher family income, or pursue better opportunities for career advancement. Conducted by researchers at the Universiti Putra Malaysia, this study is the first in Malaysia to investigate the challenges faced by long-distance commuters and their families.

  • Gemalto Launches Multi-Link Network Encryptor with Up to 100 Gbps Total Encrypted Bandwidth ACN Newswire - Tue, Jun 30, 2015 3:56 PM AEST

    Gemalto's new CN8000 multi-link encryptor delivers ten 10Gbps aggregated encryption meeting the data security needs of enterprises and data center and cloud service providers, using large-scale data networks. ...

  • China Construction Bank and Euroclear Bank Jointly Promote Infrastructure of Global RMB Financial Products … ACN Newswire - Mon, Jun 29, 2015 11:47 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, June 29, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - China Construction Bank (CCB) and Euroclear Bank (Euroclear) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Chateau Val Duchesse close to Euroclear's headquarters ...

  • INGREDION INCORPORATED TO RELEASE 2015 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS AND HOLD CONFERENCE CALL ON THURSDAY, … ACN Newswire - Mon, Jun 29, 2015 10:03 PM AEST

    WESTCHESTER, Ill., June 29, 2015 - Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, will release its 2015 second-quarter financial results ...

  • INGREDION NAMES JORGE URIBE TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS ACN Newswire - Mon, Jun 29, 2015 9:03 PM AEST

    WESTCHESTER, Ill., June 29, 2015 - Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced the appointment of Jorge A. Uribe to ...