Business News Archive - April 27, 2007

PARIS, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NTV-Plus announced today at a press conference in Moscow the launch of new premium HDTV services which will be available through the W4 satellite operated by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL).

RouteMatch Software, Inc. today announced that Paducah Area Transit System based in Kentucky, and the Lower Savannah Council of Governments based in South Carolina, have been selected as recipients of grant funding from the Mobility Services for All Americans (MSAA) initiative.

Commercial gold storage is becoming increasingly difficult to secure in the United States, said BullionVault.com -- the world-leading gold ownership service -- today. The company was recently told by its U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.