Entertainment News Archive - October 27, 2010

HONG KONG, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL)(http://www.globalsources.com ) expands its China Sourcing Fairs series with the launch of a garments and textiles show today at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong.

LONDON, October 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers' Almanac is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Sheppard as its Due Diligence Product Manager, bringing extensive experience and insight into the risk and compliance markets.

BRUSSELS, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(®)( )(LEI) for the Euro Area increased 0.3 percent in September to 113.1 (2004 = 100), following a 0.7 percent increase in August and a 0.9 percent increase in July.

LONDON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A year after its introduction, the majority (78 percent) of compliance and payments industry executives believe the new SWIFT cover payments message MT202 COV is proving effective in reducing banks' exposure to money laundering or terrorist financing activities.

GIBRALTAR, October 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the years, the internet has become a sophisticated and trusted means of customer service. Almost everything can be taken care of during the evening and night hours if you go online. It's no longer just banks.

HYDERABAD, India, October 27, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DQ Entertainment, the entertainment production and distribution company today announces the signing of a home video distribution deal for the 3D animated TV series "The Jungle Book" by Play Records Marketing & Distribution Ltd ("Play Records"), Israel. Under the terms of the agreement Play Records has been awarded the Home Video distribution rights for the 52, 11 minute TV series of 'The Jungle Book' in Israel over a period of three years.

SHANGHAI, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 before the U.S.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Media Control GfK International, the leader in international media and entertainment tracking servicing the global entertainment industry, announced today the release of its Third Quarter Music Industry Study.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.