News Release in Year 2012

CNCTV Media Limited Launched the Global Display Screen Commercials Network

December 18, 2012


Global Display Screen Commercials Network – Project of Large Outdoor Display Screen is officially launched. CNCTV Media Limited, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, entered into the LED Display Construction and Operation Agreements with each of Guangzhou Heung Kong Home Supplies Co., Ltd., Hong Kong Wuzhou International Group Co., Ltd. and Magnate Group Co., Ltd., respectively. The Company also entered into the LED Display Construction and Operation Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Beijing China Overseas Property Co., Ltd. The Company now enjoys a favourable position in developing the LED display broadcasting and advertising business in HOPSCAs*.

*HOPSCAs: the complexes of hotels, offices, parks, shopping malls, clubs and apartments

EQUVO awarded sole agent for Remarketing Powerchip's P3 300mm Fab

December 4, 2012


EQUVO announced today that it has been appointed the official agent for selling Powerchip's P3 wafer fabrication plant (fab). With the disposition of P3 fab, Powerchip will be taking steps to exit the commodity DRAM market.

PayEase Signed a New Agreement with CyberSource

November 14, 2012


PayEase announced that it has signed a new agreement with CyberSource, a Visa company (NYSE Code: V) and one of the world's largest providers of eCommerce payment management services, for the provision of fraud management services to protect Chinese domestic online payments.

GCT Semiconductor LTE Single-chip Powers Commercial LTE Machine To Machine (M2M) Module for LGU+

October 30, 2012


GCT® Semiconductor announced that its 4G LTE single-chip, GDM7240, powers a new LTE M2M module, commercially available with LGU+, the leading telecommunication service provider in Korea. In addition, GCT and LGU+ continue to collaborate to develop other LTE single-mode applications such as routers. GCT’s GDM7240 has been selected for commercial use in terminal devices deployed by the leading LTE operators in the U.S. and various markets worldwide.

Ecrio FlexIMS(TM) Architecture Integrates with GCT 4G LTE Single Chip

October 29, 2012


Ecrio Inc., the leading provider of 4G LTE Real Time Communications client software for the mobile industry and GCT Semiconductor Inc., a leading designer and supplier of advanced 4G mobile semiconductor solutions, announce today the successful device-level integration of Ecrio's Mobile Communications Client Suite (MCCS), based on the FlexIMS architecture, with GCT Semiconductor's 4G LTE single-chip solution, GDM7240. This integration demonstrates a device level readiness to meet the operator demand for a multitude of devices and applications expected to be connected to 4G LTE networks.

SuperFabric Teamed Up with Altai Insoles

October 22, 2012


SuperFabric teamed up with Altai insoles. More details about Altai insoles can be found at

Astronergy’s PV Modules Received JET Certification

October 17, 2012


Chint/Astronergy announced its series of polycrystalline PV modules have gained JET certification from Japan Electrical Safety & Environment Technology Laboratories (JET). The certification is issued to Astronergy’s polycrystalline PV modules with output ranging from 135Wp to 320Wp in order to meet different customer demands. This acquisition will help Astronergy exploit the booming Japanese PV market.

GCT Semiconductors

August 15, 2012


GCT Semiconductor LTE Single-Chip solution, GDM7240 adopted by Russian LTE Operator Yota.

GCT Semiconductors

August 13, 2012


GCT Semiconductor LTE Single-Chip has been certified for use in 4G LTE modules on the Verizon 4G LTE wireless network. As a result, now original equipment manufacturers can embed GDM7240 in a 4G LTE module, for use in a variety of devices for consumer electronics, automotive applications, M2M, smart meters, etc., and take full advantage of Verizon Wireless’ high-speed service. The use of a certified single-chip will enable 4G LTE device OEMs to accelerate time to market for their products.

NanoMaterials Technology

August 10, 2012


Xiamen NanoTech of NanoMaterials Technology achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification.

Investment in IDY Academy Pte Ltd

August, 2012


3VS1 Asia Growth Fund 2 Ltd invested in IDY Academy Pte Ltd ( which is an EduTrust Certified private education institution in Singapore with mission to nurture every student and maximize their potential.

CNC Holdings Limited- Channel Carriage Agreement with Asian Broadcasting Network (M) Sdn Bhd

July 19, 2012


The Company is pleased to announce that Xinhua TV Asia-Pacific Operating Co., Limited as the Licensor has recently entered into the Channel Carriage Agreement with Asian Broadcasting Network (M) Sdn Bhd as the Licensee, pursuant to which the Licensor has agreed, among other things, to grant to the Licensee a non-exclusive and non-transferable license and right to distribute, use, promote and make available the CNC TV Channels, namely CNC World and CNC Chinese, to its subscribers through its service in Malaysia on the terms and subject to the conditions of the Channel Carriage Agreement.

Annual General Meeting for 3VS1 Funds

June 2012


On 14 Jun 2012, 3VS1 held its Annual General Meetings for two funds, 3VS1 Asia Growth Fund and 3VS1 Asia Growth Fund 2. While the Annual General Meeting for 3V SourceOne Venture Fund was held on 28th June 2012. The AGMs were held at the 3V SourceOne Office.

Completion of PV Power Plant by Astronergy in Bulgaria

June 2012


Chint/Astronergy announced its completion of a solar PV power plant with a total installed capacity of 50MWp in Bulgaria. The commercial operation date of the solar power plant is on June 12, 2012. The solar PV power plant is expected to generate 1,858,548,000 kWh of electricity during the next 25 years. All electricity will be connected to the local net-grid with a fixed Feed-in-Tariff.

Blue Sky Research

June 2012


Blue Sky Research started taking orders for its newest family of Fiber Coupled Laser Modules, the FiberTec IITM SLED. The FiberTec IITM SLED system is a laser diode system that has been designed to meet the needs of Industrial, Medical and Bio-instrumentation OEMs.

GCT Semiconductors

May 2, 2012


YTL Communications, the leading 4G mobile internet provider in Malaysia and GCT Semiconductor will launch a new WiMax+ HSPA 4G smartphone, Eclipse, that is enabled by GCT’s WiMax single-chip solution, GDM 7205

CW Group Holdings Limited (HKG: 1322) Listed on HKEx

April 2012


CW Group Holdings Limited ("CW Group") (Stock Code: 1322) was successfully listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited on 13 April 2012.

Ingeo Systems acquired by Corporation Service Company

March 2012


Corporation Service Company® (CSC®), a leading provider of business, legal and financial solutions, today announced its recent acquisition of Ingeo Systems Inc., the nation's top provider of electronic real estate document recording (eRecording) services.

Astronergy Thin Film Panels to be used at University of Arizona's Science and Technology Park

February 2012


The 6.1 MW solar park construction has begun on 38.5 acre parcel in Tucson Arizona at the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park (UASTP). Astronergy, in addition to providing the panels, played a unique role in the project by predeveloping the system requirements, design and performance and coordinated the financing parties to execute the project. The project is being developed by solar project developers Solmotion and CTC Electric with vis solis LLC as the project management company.


This facility will serve as a key thin film reference project as Astronergy ramps up thin film sales this year in the U.S. The site is well known as "The Solar Zone" which the university plans to collect data from different technologies and compare to each other. This will be one of the first sites in the world to have several different technologies side by side using the same solar fraction to get a real performance comparison. .

GCT Semiconductor Collaborates with NVIDIA to Offer High Performance 4G Platform Solution for LTE Smartphone and Tablets

February 2012


GCT® Semiconductor announced that it is collaborating with NVIDIA to deliver a 4G LTE reference platform in a cost-effective solution ideal for smartphones and tablets. The platform is comprised of the NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 processor, the world's first quad-core mobile processor, and GCT's proven LTE single-chip, GDM7240. It represents a turnkey reference design for OEMs, which includes LTE and 2G/3G connectivity with high performing multimedia browsing and fast graphics speeds.

Investment in Equvo Pte Ltd

February 2012


3VS1 Asia Growth Fund Ltd invested in Equvo Pte Ltd ( which is a provider of financial services, equipment management, project management and consultancy in the semiconductor, electronics, TFT/LCD & solar manufacturing industry.

Investment in iTwin Pte Ltd

November 2011


3VS1 Asia Growth Fund 2 Ltd invested in iTwin Pte Ltd, a Singapore start-up company.

iTwin Launches Multi Functionality

January 2012


iTwin announced its new iTwin Multi functionality, this free iTwin upgrade enables users to share files stored on a computer with multiple people at the same time.

Tsun Yip Holdings Limited Renamed CNC Holdings Ltd

January 2012


CNC Holdings (HKG:8356) announced that with effect from 16 January 2012, the name of the company has been changed from "Tsun Yip Holdings Limited" to "CNC Holdings Limited". Shareholders' rights will be unaffected by the name change, according to the release.