Business News Archive - November 21, 2006

DETROIT, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wayne County Airport Authority will open a second cell phone waiting area tomorrow at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) just in time for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday travel rush.

BOSTON, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- CN8, The Comcast Network and Boston University announce a two-year partnership to produce and broadcast ten LIVE athletic events each year - eight men's hockey games and two men's basketball games. CN8's BU coverage began FRIDAY, Nov.

By Pitsinee Jitpleecheep, Bangkok Post, Thailand Nov. 21--The local operator of the Swensen's ice-cream chain plans to open nearly 100 restaurants in 16 countries in an effort to broaden its horizons from the saturated Thai market.

By Tom Spoth, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Nov. 21--LOWELL -- Some downtown business owners are raising a fuss about a plan to bus citizens to the Pheasant Lane Mall in Nashua this holiday season. Technically, the Lowell Regional Transit Authority buses will not leave Massachusetts.

Word of the Day
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.