Press Releases

  • ReneSola Announces Results of Annual General Meeting Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    JIASHAN, China, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- ReneSola Ltd., a leading brand in and technology provider of solar photovoltaic products, today announced that all shareholder resolutions proposed at the Company's 2014 annual general meeting of shareholders held today were duly passed.

  • What once was a one-time initiative to collect money to a project in Peru has grown into a worldwide initiative with presence in 35 countries. Water for All is today Atlas Copco’ s main community engagement project, initiated and driven on local level by Atlas Copco employees.

  • STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 22, 2014-- Since that, TrustBuddy has made several alterations, and as a result of the on-going positive dialogue with the Danish FSA, TrustBuddy is maintaining its Danish presence.

  • SAN JOSE, Calif.---- Echelon Corporation, the open-interoperable control networking pioneer for the Industrial Internet of Things, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Grid operations to S&T AG, a publicly traded European IT systems provider with an existing focus on smart energy products and services.

  • LAS VEGAS, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Cast members from The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil, Southwest Airlines and McCarran International Airport joined together today to commemorate the 50 th Anniversary of The Beatles' historic Las Vegas arrival in 1964. In celebration of the band's first and only visit, cast members from LOVE took the same route the Fab Four did 50 years ago by taking a Southwest flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas while travelers arriving from all over the globe were treated to surprise performances from the critically acclaimed show inside McCarran's Terminal 1 baggage claim.

  • At the 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, Nobel Laureate Edmund Phelps and Ralph Jerome, Vice President of Corporate Innovation, Mars, Incorporated engaged the 120- strong audience of Lindau young economists and discussed how current blocks to implementing innovation— from a lack of incentives to an unwillingness to take risks— could be overturned.

  • 58.com Announces the Appointment of a New Director Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:58 AM ET

    BEIJING, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- 58. com Inc., China's largest online marketplace serving local merchants and consumers, today announced the appointment of a new director, Mr. Wu currently serves as a Senior Executive Vice President at Tencent. Wu joined Tencent in 1999 to lead development and product planning for Tencent's core product QQ instant messaging.

  • BEIJING, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd., a residential real estate developer with primary focus on high growth cities in China, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend for the second quarter of 2014 of US $0.025 per common share, or US $0.05 per American Depositary Share, which will be payable on September 12, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 2, 2014.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The expansion of Singapore as a leading Asia-Pacific energy hub, combined with the country's moratorium on the development of further onshore storage, has led to the hub expanding beyond national borders to encompass infrastructure in Malaysia, according to the Platts Special Report " FOB Singapore Beyond Singapore– Towards FOB Straits" released at the Platts Crude Oil& Refined Products Forum in Singapore Thursday.

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 22 Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. Today in the U.S., soap and detergent manufacturing is a nearly $29 billion a year business, while metal can manufacturers make over $14 billion in annual sales.

  • Global partnership extends 2 Checkout’ s payment gateway to WooThemes extensive customer base in nearly 200 countries.

  • Vestiage Featured on National Radio Financial News Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Airing during the open and close of the market nationally on satellite radio to the full subscriber base, the segment says that Vestiage is experiencing exponential growth in both its revenue verticals.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Investor Central, a service of Hong Bao Media, today launched a new class of ground-breaking equities research, which provides cutting edge local insights into Singapore- and Malaysia- listed companies, specially designed for fund managers outside of Asia.

  • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to Invest in CHC Group Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 11:30 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia& NEW YORK---- CHC Group Ltd. and Clayton, Dubilier& Rice today announced they have entered into definitive agreements for CD&R managed funds to invest $500 million in CHC through the purchase of convertible preferred shares to be issued in a private placement.

  • SemiLEDs Launches EF FlipChip LED Series Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:49 PM ET

    CHUNAN, Taiwan, Aug. 21, 2014-- SemiLEDs Corporation, a global provider of vertical LED technology solutions, today announced sampling and volume availability of the first in its new Enhanced FlipChip, or EF, LED series.

  • MONTREAL, Aug. 21, 2014-- Urban Barns Foods Inc. is pleased to announce that it has closed a financing in the amount of $325,000 through the issuance of 6,500,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit.

  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.---- KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II, a public non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, Calif., has sold City Place Tower, a 295,933- square-foot office building in West Palm Beach, Fla., for $150 million.

  • Makosi Consulting Recognized as Growth Leader Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 9:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK---- Inc. magazine today ranked Makosi Consulting 1401 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500| 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500| 5000..

  • BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- On August 20 th, Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development and CRI Online jointly launched " Feeling Beijing" Online Contest for Global Audiences in six languages including Chinese, English, German, French, Japanese and Korean, which enables world participants to answer the questionnaire in their native languages by visiting www.cri.cn.

  • Veris Gold Corp. Announces Toll Milling Agreement Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 9:00 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/- Veris Gold Corp. is pleased to announce it has entered into a toll milling agreement with Anova Metals USA LLC, a subsidiary of Anova Metals Ltd., to process refractory ore at the Company's Jerritt Canyon Mill Complex located in Elko County, Nevada.