|Avon Product, Inc.|
Avon won government approval to test direct-selling in three regions.
|Insurance Australia Group|
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) is the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand.
The largest grocery homeshopping service in the world.
|PetroChina Company Limited|
PetroChina, China's largest oil and gas producer, is engaged in many petroleum related activities
NASDAQ is the largest U.S. electronic stock market.
The Boeing Company is the world's leading aerospace company.
Thinking globally and acting locally is more than semantics for Siemens.
|Lloyd's of London|
Lloyd's of London is back at work as the world's leading insurance exchange.
|Advanced Micro Devices|
Global supplier of integrated circuits for personal and networked computing and communications.
|China Unicom Limited|
China Unicom has brought competition to the world's largest telecommunications market.
|Apple Computer, Inc.|
Apple Computer, Inc, is a Silicon Valley company, whose core business is computer technologies.
UBS is one of the largest investment managers in the world, it has offices in some 50 nations.
|The Deutsche Bank AG.|
Deutsche Bank is one of the world's leading international financial service providers.
|The Walt Disney Company|
The Walt Disney Company is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world.
|Hang Seng Bank|
Hang Seng Bank is the second-largest listed bank in Hong Kong in terms of market capitalisation.
Nokia is the world's leading mobile phone supplier and a supplier of telecom networks.
DaimlerChrysler is unique in the automotive industry.
Yahoo! Inc. is the Internet's leading global consumer and business services company.
Yahoo! will pay $1b in cash for a 40% stake in China's biggest online retailer, Alibaba.com.
China's leading Internet search engine Baidu.com made a dazzling Wall Street debut on Aug 5.
|China National Offshore Oil Corp.|
CNOOC drops its US$18.5 billion bid for Unocal, ending a takeover battle with Chevron.
Google, Inc. is a U.S.-based corporation, established in 1998, that manages the Google search engine.
eBay is the top online marketplace for the sale of goods and services.
|China Construction Bank|
Scandal clouds the China Construction Bank before its share sale.
|Bank of China|
Bank of China, the country's largest foreign-currency lender.
|United Parcel Service, Inc.|
United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) is the world's largest package delivery company.
General Motors, the world's largest automaker, has a new chief for its China operations.
How does Wal-Mart become the world's largest retailer? How does it perform in China?
BenQ is one of the world's top three producers of digital displays, scanners and keyboards.
Total is financing a program to help Beijing improve its emergency medical care system.
Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions.
|General Electric Company|
In Fortune Magazine's 2005 "Global Most Admired Companies" list, GE ranked first overall.
China's Lenovo Group Ltd. is the world's third-largest PC maker.
|Industrial and Commercial Bank of China|
The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is the largest commercial bank in China.
Airbus, an EADS joint Company with BAE SYSTEMS, is a leading aircraft manufacturer.
|Ford Motor Company|
A leading automobile company committed to providing personal mobility for people around the world.
|China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec)|
China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) is a vertically integrated energy & chemical company.