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India's exports surge by 26.8 percent in November: Rahul Khullar
Trade and Commerce Secretary Rahul Khullar on Wednesday said India's exports in November rose an annual 26.8 percent to 18.9 billion dollars, while imports for the month grew 11.2 percent on the year to 27.8 billion dollars. ANI

Hong Kong to Host Asian Financial Forum in January 2011
Asia's expanding role in the global economy will be a central focus for international panelists and guests who will gather in Hong Kong next month for the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) under the theme Asia: Reshaping the Global Agenda ACN Newswire

Toyota Industries and DENSO to Establish an Automotive Air-Conditioning Compressor Manufacturing Company in Indonesia
In response to the growing needs of the ASEAN auto market, Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO) and DENSO Corporation (DENSO) will establish a new automotive air-conditioning compressor manufacturing company in Bekasi Province of the Republic of Indonesia in January 2011.The new company to be named "P.T. TD Automotive Compressor Indonesia (TACI)," will be jointly established by P.T ACN Newswire

Singapore and UK Team Up Once More on Multiplatform Developments
The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) and, South West Screen, the development agency for film, television and digital media in the South West of England, announced today the second iteration of their joint, ground-breaking Multi-PlatformContent Across Continents initiative ACN Newswire

Panasonic Group to Showcase "Energy Solutions for Entire Towns" at Eco-Products 2010
Panasonic Corporation today announced that at this year's Eco-Products 2010 exhibition, the company, together with Panasonic Electric Works and SANYO Electric, will highlight Panasonic Group's technological strengths in and commitment to achieving sustainable lifestyles ACN Newswire

Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2011 Receives Record Number of Nominations
The Singapore International Water Week today announced that a record number of nominations have been received for the coveted Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2011. A total of 72 nominations were submitted this year, a 38 percent increase from the year before ACN Newswire

Pioneer to Commercialize In-Vehicle HUD (Head-Up Display) through Agreement on Joint Development of Projector Module
Pioneer Corporation has entered into an agreement with MicroVision Inc. (Redmond, WA, USA) to jointly develop, manufacture and distribute projector modules(1) including the RGB semiconductor laser light source(2) module ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases Design Support Software for Manufacturers
Fujitsu announced the launch of a design-support software package for the manufacturing sector that brings visibility to manufacturing costs during the design phase, in Japan. PLEMIA M3/DMx consolidates the management of all information involved in manufacturing, from design data to parts manifests ACN Newswire

Panasonic Develops a Gallium Nitride (GaN) Power Transistor on Silicon with Blocking-Voltage-Boosting Structure
Panasonic today announced the development of a new technique to drastically increase the blocking voltage of Gallium Nitride (GaN) -based power switching transistor on silicon (Si) substrates. The blocking voltage of the Si substrate can be added to that of the GaN transistor by the new structure which will enable the blocking voltage over 3000V ACN Newswire

Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group Acquires Leading Australian Coffee & Coffee Machines Distributor
Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group, through its subsidiary company Segafredo Zanetti Australia, has acquired 100% of Espresso Italia, a coffee and coffee machines distributor based in Perth having a leading position in the State of Western Australia.With the acquisition the Group has strengthened its ultra-decennial leading position in the country inwhich it is one of the market leaders ACN Newswire

Jay Taylor Interviews David McDonald of Typhoon Exploration (TYP - TSX.V) - Video posted on
Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at interviews David McDonald, President and CEO of Typhoon Exploration (TYP - TSX.V).This video is one of Jay Taylor's "Face the Analyst"series of interviews, and is available for viewing on If this link is unavailable, please visit www ACN Newswire

Jay Taylor Interviews Ronald Perry of Metanor Resources (MTO - TSX.V) - Video posted on
Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at interviews Ronald Perry, Vice-President of Metanor Resources (MTO - TSX.V).This video is one of Jay Taylor's "Face the Analyst" seriesof interviews, and is available for viewing on If this link is unavailable, please visit www.InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

Toyota, Hino to Provide Fuel-cell Bus for Tokyo Airport Routes
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) and Hino Motors, Ltd. (Hino) announce that they will provide a fuel-cell hybrid bus for a commercial bus route between central Tokyo and Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport) run by Airport Transport Service Co., Ltd. ("Airport Transport Service") ACN Newswire

DNP, DOCOMO and CHI Group to Establish Hybrid Bookstore
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP), NTT DOCOMO, INC. and CHI Group Co., Ltd. (CHI) announced today an agreement to establish on December 21 a joint-venture firm named 2Dfacto, Inc. that will begin selling electronic books online from early January 2011 ACN Newswire

New Vishay Siliconix Dual SPST Analog Switch Features 1.8 V to 5.5 V Single Power Supply and 2.5 Ohm On-Resistance in Surface-Mount MSOP-8 Package
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today released the DG723, a monolithic dual single-pull, single-throw analog switch designed to switch both analog and digital signals MarketWire

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