Business News Archive - March 12, 2007

DENVER, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Diamond Minerals, LLC ("Black Diamond"), a private oil and gas company headquartered in Denver, on Friday announced its formation by Scott Hall and Ward Giltner, through the acquisition of assets previously owned by entities controlled by Mr. Hall and Mr.

A welsh entrepreneur will bring sports car company Aston Martin back into British ownership this week in a pounds 450m sale. Dave Richards, who comes from Denbighshire, runs the motorsport and automotive engineering group Prodrive, which will buy the iconic brand.

HOUSTON, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continental Airlines today announced that it was again rated the top airline on FORTUNE magazine's annual airline industry list of Most Admired Global Companies. This is the fourth year that Continental has topped that list.

LONDON, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- As the price of

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").