Business News Archive - January 07, 2008

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c78486) has announced the addition of Chinese Paraformaldehyde Market to their offering. The report is updated based on the old report formulated in 2005. The output of PF has been increasing very quickly in China in recent years.


In Bill Gates' view, the industry is about to head into what he calls its second digital decade. In the decade to come, the big trend will be linking all those disparate devices and content, allowing consumers to access music, their calendar and other data from any device.

Florida Power & Light Company's St. Lucie nuclear power plant Unit 2 returned online January 4 following a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. Unit 2 was taken offline September 30 for its 17th refueling since it began commercial operation in 1983.

HOUSTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. ("SES") is pleased to report that its 95%-owned joint venture with Shandong Hai Hua Coal & Chemical Company Ltd.

Leor is pleased to announce that it has completed a reorganization of its energy operations following the acquisition of its Deep Bossier assets by EnCana (ECA) in November 2007. It also announces that the founder families of Thomas S.


Executives for General Motors Corp. says that within a decade cars that drive themselves and even park at their destination could be on the market for sale.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.