Business News Archive - May 15, 2009

BEIJING, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SINO) ("Sino-Global" or the "Company"), a leading, non-state-owned provider of shipping agency services operating primarily in China, today announced that it will hold its 2009 annual meeting of stockholders (the "meeting") on May 27, 2009 at 11:00 a.m.

BARRIE, Ontario, Canada, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Winning Brands Corporation (Pink Sheets: WNBD) (Frankfurt: WMU.F), manufacturer and marketer of eco-responsible cleaning solutions, announced today that two 3D Paint & Colour stores, Australia's largest franchise of independent paint specialist stores, with more than 130 stores nationally, are the first in that nation to carry Winning Colours Stain Remover.

NORTHVILLE, Mich., May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerigon Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARGN), a leader in developing products based on advanced thermoelectric (TE) technologies for a wide range of global markets and applications, today announced that it held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 14, at the Company's offices in Northville, MI, as scheduled.

TAIYUAN, Shanxi, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Puda Coal, Inc.

KAIFENG, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Valves Technology, Inc.

BAODING, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (''Yingli Green Energy'' or the ''Company''), one of the world's leading vertically integrated photovoltaic (''PV'') product manufacturers, today announced it has entered into an exclusive supplier framework agreement with AES Solar Energy, Ltd (''AES Solar''), a leading global developer, owner and operator of utility-scale solar plants.

Local Associate Edible gardens support those at risk for hunger in mid-Ohio MARYSVILLE, Ohio, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continuing its long-standing tradition of giving back, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company today is dedicating new garden plots on its headquarters campus where associates will grow nutritious produce and donate harvests to local food agencies. "The commitment we're making honors the legacy of my father Horace, who founded the Miracle-Gro business," said Jim Hagedorn, chairman and chief executive officer, ScottsMiracle-Gro.

WUXI, Jiangsu, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Wind Systems, Inc.

SHENZHEN, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- FUQI International, Inc.

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- News Facts Leading utilities in the Asia-Pacific region are leveraging Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing to help improve customer service, streamline billing processes and accelerate revenue collection.Customers include Aboitiz Power Corporation, PT PAM Lyonnaise Jaya (PALYJA), TrustPower Limited and Western Power.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]