Business News Archive - December 19, 2007

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c77720) has announced the addition of South Korean Food, Beverages and Tobacco Market Forecast till 2011 to their offering.

MADRID, Spain, Dec. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Telvent (Nasdaq:TLVT), the IT company for a sustainable and secure world, announced today the successful completion of the first phase of a research and security assessment, guaranteeing the security of the OASyS DNA 7.5 SCADA.

Fortress Financial Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FFGO) confirms that it now disposing of its remaining interests in its "Bouse" and "Copperstone" Gold Mining & Exploration properties. These interests are being disposed of to a USA quoted Gold Mining Company. Fortress Financial Group, Inc.

According to a new technical market research report, NANOSTRUCTURED MATERIALS FOR ENERGY, CATALYSIS & STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS (NAN017E) from BCC Research (www.bccresearch.com), the global market for nanoparticles in energy, catalysis & structural applications will be worth $364.9 million in 2007.

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'