Global Sources scheduled to report second quarter 2011 results on August 18, 2011

Aug 04, 2011, 04:50 ET from Global Sources

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (NASDAQ: GSOL) expects to release its financial results for the second quarter 2011 before the market opens on August 18, 2011.

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Chairman and CEO Merle A. Hinrichs and CFO Connie Lai are scheduled to conduct a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on August 18, 2011 (8:00 p.m. on August 18, 2011 in Hong Kong) to review these results in more detail. Investors in the United States may participate in the call by dialing (877) 941-1427, and non-Hong Kong international participants may dial (1-480) 629-9664. Investors in Hong Kong may participate by dialing (852) 3009-5027. The conference ID is 4458398 and participants are encouraged to dial 10 minutes prior to the call to prevent a delay in joining. A live webcast of the conference call is scheduled to be available on Global Sources' corporate site at http://www.investor.globalsources.com.

For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a webcast replay of the call is scheduled to be available on the company's corporate site for 30 days. A telephone replay of the call is also scheduled to be available through August 25, 2011. To listen to the telephone replay dial (800) 406-7325 or dial (1-303) 590-3030 outside the United States, and enter pass code 4458398. For those in the Hong Kong area, the replay dial-in number is (852) 3056-2777, and the pass code is 4458398.

About Global Sources

Global Sources is a leading business-to-business media company and a primary facilitator of trade with Greater China. The core business uses English-language media to facilitate trade from Greater China to the world. The other business segment utilizes Chinese-language media to enable companies to sell to, and within Greater China.

The company provides sourcing information to volume buyers and integrated marketing services to suppliers. It helps a community of over 1 million active buyers – including the world's top 25 retailers – to source more profitably from complex overseas supply markets. With the goal of providing the most effective ways possible to advertise, market and sell, Global Sources enables suppliers to sell to hard-to-reach buyers in over 240 countries.

The company offers the most extensive range of media and export marketing services in the industries it serves. It delivers information on over 5.7 million products and more than 262,000 suppliers annually through 14 online marketplaces, 13 monthly print and 18 digital magazines, over 90 sourcing research reports and 73 specialized trade shows a year across nine cities.

Verified suppliers receive more than 127 million sales leads annually from buyers through Global Sources Online (http://www.globalsources.com) alone.

Global Sources has been facilitating global trade for 40 years. Global Sources' network covers about 60 cities worldwide. In mainland China, Global Sources has about 2,700 team members in more than 40 locations, and a community of over 2.8 million registered online users and magazine readers for its Chinese-language media.

Global Sources Press Contact in Asia:

Global Sources Investor Contact in Asia:

Camellia So

Suzanne Wang

Tel: (852) 2555-5021

Tel: (852) 2555-4747

e-mail: cso@globalsources.com

e-mail: investor@globalsources.com

Global Sources Press Contact in U.S.:

Global Sources Investor Contact in U.S.:

James W.W. Strachan

Mary Magnani & Timothy Dien

Tel: (1 480) 664 8309

Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates, Inc.

e-mail: strachan@globalsources.com

Tel: (1 415) 433-3777

e-mail: tdien@lhai.com

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