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Business News Archive - August 24, 2007

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c66597) has announced the addition of "Telecommunications Industry in India -- PEST Framework Analysis" to their offering. India continues to be one of the fastest growing telecom markets in the world.

KYZYLORDA. Aug 24 (Interfax) - The KuatAmlonMunai JV has commissioned a pumping station at the Konys field it is developing and the Konys-Kumkol oil pipeline in south Kazakhstan.

Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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