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- Commencing mixed fuel coal and biomass electric power generation business (149MW) at Ishinomaki Mill - Nippon Paper Industries Ishinomaki Mill and Hibarino siteTOKYO, Apr 24, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (President: Fumio Manoshiro; hereinafter, "Nippon Paper Industries) and Mitsubishi Corporation (President: Ken Kobayashi; hereinafter, "MC") are pleased to announce that they have agreed to establish Nippon Paper Ishinomaki Energy Center Ltd. (tentative name) (hereinafter, "the new company"), an electric power generation business company that will construct and operate a thermal electric power generation facility using mixed fuel of coal and biomass in Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture. The new company will set up the electric power generation facility on the Hibarino site owned by Nippon Paper Industries' Ishinomaki Mill. The operati... (more)

OutSystems Makes First Appearance on Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Platform as a Service, Worldwide

OutSystems PaaS Offering Launched in Late 2013; Over Seven Million End Users Now Leverage Apps Built on OutSystems Platform SINGAPORE, Apr 17, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - OutSystems, the enterprise Rapid Application Delivery (RAD) platform provider, today announced that it has been positioned in the Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Platform as a Service. The recognition comes on the heels of an outstanding year for OutSystems. The company delivered record revenue in 2014, growing worldwide software subscriptions at a 45 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) b... (more)

Bullion Capital Announces Liquidity Deal With Finemetal Asia

HONG KONG, Apr 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The world's leading electronic exchange for allocated physical precious metals, Bullion Capital, has announced a new partnership agreement with specialist liquidity provider, Finemetal Asia. The collaboration with Finemetal Asia is a significant step in Bullion Capital's rapid global expansion since it launched a pioneering real-time exchange for allocated physical precious metals in 2013. Finemetal Asia, a Swiss-based precious metals company incorporated in Hong Kong, trades exclusively in the physical precious metals of gold, silver, p... (more)

Hong Kong Houseware & Home Textiles Fairs Welcomed 47,000+ Buyers

Survey: Traditional Markets Rebound, Simple Designs in Vogue HONG KONG, Apr 24, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The 30th Hong Kong Houseware Fair and the sixth Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair ended yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The two fairs, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), welcomed more than 47,000 buyers during the four-day fair period, up three per cent compared to the previous year. Over 28,600 buyers visited the Houseware Fair, while around 18,500 buyers attended the Home Textiles and Furnishings F... (more)

Iwate Hotelier Returns Local Inn to Its Former Glory

Refurbished HotelTOKYO, Apr 23, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Houraikan Ltd., which runs "Horaikan", a local inn in Kamaishi City in Iwate Prefecture, Northern Japan, welcomes guests to enjoy its new hotel wing, scheduled for opening on April 25. The new facilities were made possible thanks to a 20-million yen injection from Kita-Nippon Bank, a local financial institution, and the Mitsubishi Corporation Disaster Relief Foundation (MCDRF). A section of Houraikan was completely destroyed in the tsunami following the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011. Even under those circumst... (more)