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Perfect World Officially Launches Forsaken World in Thailand

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BEIJING, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Beijing Perfect World Network Technology Co., Ltd. (“Perfect World”), a leading online game developer and operator based in China, formally announced the Thai launch of Forsaken World in June through its partner Cubinet Interactive (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (“Cubinet”)

Forsaken World is a fantasy 3D MMORPG the company launched in 2010. The title creates a fantasy world while introducing an entirely new concept in how a game is played. Forsaken World not only provides a unique world outlook and rich game elements, but also allows players to change the content of the game at will. The game has gained increasing popularity among players worldwide since its launch.

As for the official rollout of the game in Thailand, Cubinet CEO Andy Choe said, “Forsaken World is a content-rich, gameplay-innovative online game. The new feature allowing players to change core content is not only a masterpiece of creativity, but also enhances the game’s operability and is one of the key reasons why the game is so popular. We believe that through our close collaboration with Perfect World, the game will continue to gain popularity in Thailand.”

“It is exciting to see the successful launch of Forsaken World in Thailand. As a new fantasy MMORPG created by Perfect World, Forsaken World has been enthusiastically received by players. The game is now witnessing excellent results in a dozen countries and regions around the world. We believe our cooperation with Cubinet will get more players immersed in and delighted with Forsaken World and the game will grow further in market value,” said Perfect World Interactive Entertainment president Zhu Qi.

SOURCE﹛Beijing Perfect World Co., Ltd.

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June 15, 2012 at 3:18 pm

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Filtrona Porous Technologies Acquisition of Lymtech Scientific Expands Technology Into Porous Speciality Wiping Materials

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RICHMOND, Va., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) today announces that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of John R. Lyman Company and Big Blue Properties LLC (together “Lymtech Scientific”) in its Porous Technologies division.

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Based in the US, Lymtech Scientific is a manufacturer and distributor of porous speciality wiping materials used within the clean environments increasingly required by the medical, life science, electronic and industrial markets. The acquisition of Lymtech Scientific not only adds complementary technology in a growth segment to Filtrona Porous Technologies, but also enhances its commercial capability through the addition of a distribution selling channel.

Commenting on today’s announcement, Russ Rogers, President of Filtrona Porous Technologies, said: “The acquisition of Lymtech Scientific is an exciting opportunity for Filtrona Porous Technologies. The transaction is not only a logical extension of our porous fibre manufacturing technology, but also gives us access to the attractive growth and higher value cleanroom and controlled environment wipes market. In addition, through leveraging our global commercial and operational resources, there is a real opportunity for us to expand the Lymtech Scientific business geographically into the sizeable Asian and European cleanroom wipes market.”

About Filtrona Porous Technologies:

Producing globally and delivering to over 56 countries, Filtrona Porous Technologies is a developer and manufacturer of custom fluid handling components engineered from bonded fiber, polyurethane foam, and porous plastic technologies. Its components represent leading technology used in healthcare, consumer, and industrial applications that require the absorption, filtration, transfer, venting, or controlled release of liquids and vapors. Filtrona Porous Technologies is a division of Filtrona plc and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, USA, with manufacturing locations in Richmond, Virginia, St. Charles, Michigan, and Westover, Massachusetts, USA; Reinbek, Germany; Ningbo, China; and Dangjin, South Korea.

About Filtrona plc:

Filtrona plc (“Filtrona”) is a FTSE 250 company and a leading international supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products with four operating divisions: Protection & Finishing Products, Porous Technologies, Coated & Security Products, and Filter Products. Filtrona focuses on the light manufacture and distribution of high volume, essential components which serve customers in a wide variety of end-markets and geographies.

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, Filtrona’s global network extends to 28 countries and includes c. 4,000 employees, 34 principal manufacturing facilities, 63 sales & distribution operations and 5 research & development centres.

SOURCE﹛Filtrona Porous Technologies

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June 15, 2012 at 3:01 pm

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